ADVrider

Go Back   ADVrider > Search Forums
User Name
Password
Register Inmates Photos Site Rules Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Showing results 1 to 40 of 164
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Safariaddict
Forum: Australia 08-30-2014, 05:34 AM
Replies: 371
Views: 43,156
Posted By Safariaddict
Curious

Did someone say he rode Rob Pollards ex Dakar bike ( good choice btw ) if so I'm curious as to how he got it registered, I didn't think you could get them registered.
Massive effort Scott well done.
Forum: Racing 08-27-2014, 02:27 PM
Replies: 240
Views: 9,473
Posted By Safariaddict
What's doing

Yep it's a hybrid, so if one engine breaks you still have another one left.

Just read the 1st safari bulletin and noticed that there will be a communication blackout at the end of leg 1 until the...
Forum: Australia 04-22-2014, 09:24 AM
Replies: 1,330
Views: 278,555
Posted By Safariaddict
Gee didn't have to worry about looking down at...

Gee didn't have to worry about looking down at your map reader that day.
Was that the longest stage in safari history ?
Forum: Racing 04-21-2014, 08:47 AM
Replies: 4,818
Views: 571,937
Posted By Safariaddict
Would Troy be fast enough to be a true water...

Would Troy be fast enough to be a true water carrier ?[/QUOTE]

Your kidding aren't you. Did you see where Troy finished at this years Dakar , 36th wasn't it. Maybe you should ask Marc Coma he saw...
Forum: Australia 03-05-2014, 10:07 PM
Replies: 804
Views: 46,961
Posted By Safariaddict
You're only using the GPS part of the phone to...

You're only using the GPS part of the phone to provide an extra odo. So what's wrong with that. If you're not going to bother the scorers just use it, I don't think they understood what you were...
Forum: Australia 02-07-2014, 01:43 AM
Replies: 804
Views: 46,961
Posted By Safariaddict
Yep the longest stage of the event will be the...

Yep the longest stage of the event will be the last one on Sunday.
Forum: Australia 01-24-2014, 07:41 PM
Replies: 804
Views: 46,961
Posted By Safariaddict
Yes it was mentioned earlier in the tread there...

Yes it was mentioned earlier in the tread there will be a splash n dash.
Unless you are running front and rear tanks or an awfully big front tank everyone will need to splash and dash.

On that...
Forum: Australia 01-09-2014, 02:32 AM
Replies: 387
Views: 42,257
Posted By Safariaddict
I'll try to explain Riders have their road book...

I'll try to explain
Riders have their road book to follow the course and the gps when there are no tracks. Along the stage there are hidden way points that you must go near ( say 200 mtrs ) for the...
Forum: Australia 01-08-2014, 09:24 PM
Replies: 387
Views: 42,257
Posted By Safariaddict
[QUOTE=barneyrubble;23171810]Looks like Shane...

[QUOTE=barneyrubble;23171810]Looks like Shane Diener has made it to the finish of stage 4
73rd Overall
91st for the stage
Also appears to have picked up a 2 hour penalty??[/QUOTE

I think...
Forum: Racing 01-08-2014, 08:57 PM
Replies: 12,229
Views: 818,564
Posted By Safariaddict
[QUOTE=Cuttle;23171718]already added two new...

[QUOTE=Cuttle;23171718]already added two new riders that impressed me:


#75 Troy O'Conner - the big guy that spend so much time pulling #176 up the hill (he's unfortunately out)

I've been...
Forum: Racing 01-07-2014, 01:08 AM
Replies: 12,229
Views: 818,564
Posted By Safariaddict
Yes Agreed a few riders did get excited on day 1

Yes Agreed a few riders did get excited on day 1
Forum: Racing 01-07-2014, 12:50 AM
Replies: 12,229
Views: 818,564
Posted By Safariaddict
Hey Rallye when you going to do another Dakar....

Hey Rallye when you going to do another Dakar. You're 1st time effort at Dakar finishing 38th wasn't it. I still remember 2007 safari day one not a good day ?
Forum: Australia 01-06-2014, 09:33 PM
Replies: 387
Views: 42,257
Posted By Safariaddict
[ but Shane has dropped back a little bit...

[

but Shane has dropped back a little bit from his stage 1 result, sounds like some trouble in the dunes.

Big stage 3 coming up.

This is killing me, I've been on and off the official...
Forum: Australia 01-01-2014, 02:56 AM
Replies: 769
Views: 109,282
Posted By Safariaddict
He has the double sided tank with the Barrett...

He has the double sided tank with the Barrett exhaust
Forum: Racing 12-29-2013, 05:26 PM
Replies: 616
Views: 68,555
Posted By Safariaddict
Sorry must have been looking at the wrong...

Sorry must have been looking at the wrong picture.
Ill retract that opinion
How many dakars has that girls car won now ?
Forum: Australia 12-29-2013, 02:32 AM
Replies: 387
Views: 42,257
Posted By Safariaddict
I don't think so according to his Facebook post....

I don't think so according to his Facebook post. He arrived at the airport this morning to discover his plane had been cancelled. Will be on a direct flight tomorrow morning and will just make admin...
Forum: Racing 12-29-2013, 02:23 AM
Replies: 616
Views: 68,555
Posted By Safariaddict
That is one ugly vehicle BTW I hope Robby wins it

That is one ugly vehicle BTW I hope Robby wins it
Forum: Australia 12-23-2013, 05:16 PM
Replies: 769
Views: 109,282
Posted By Safariaddict
Yes a lot of the top riders use them at Dakar or...

Yes a lot of the top riders use them at Dakar or any where else and some riders just use the rekluse clutch cover on its own because its gives you an extra 100ml oil capacity
Forum: Australia 12-14-2013, 02:46 AM
Replies: 804
Views: 46,961
Posted By Safariaddict
Ok I've had a think it was Paul Sinderberry (...

Ok I've had a think it was Paul Sinderberry ( sorry if I spelt the name wrong )
He was working on such a system but I'm not sure if he actually got to use in condo. It was digital recorder and had a...
Forum: Australia 12-13-2013, 09:35 PM
Replies: 804
Views: 46,961
Posted By Safariaddict
Map readers

I seem to remember a couple of years ago a rider didn't bother with the maps he just used a personell digital recorder then pressed play at the start of the stage. He wasn't even going to have a map...
Forum: Australia 12-12-2013, 04:09 PM
Replies: 804
Views: 46,961
Posted By Safariaddict
Just havn a go at myself. Yeh highlighters do...

Just havn a go at myself. Yeh highlighters do help, 4 condo's and 1 safari has seen me wear out a few.
How about getting rid of the 2nd number after the digit on the maps. That would save us time...
Forum: Australia 12-10-2013, 08:38 PM
Replies: 804
Views: 46,961
Posted By Safariaddict
Why don't they have 2 sets of maps. One for the...

Why don't they have 2 sets of maps. One for the people that need to know where the cautions are and one set without any cautions included. This way I can fit the maps in ( btw I don't go fast enough...
Forum: Racing 11-27-2013, 01:32 AM
Replies: 4,818
Views: 571,937
Posted By Safariaddict
Have already sent him a message

Have already sent him a message
Forum: Australia 11-15-2013, 05:40 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,364
Posted By Safariaddict
2014 huskies

Talking to a friend last night he mentioned that he's getting a 2014 model husky 300cc 2stroke for 8k brand new. From the factory that used to make them before KTM took them over. What ever was left...
Forum: Racing 10-22-2013, 04:05 AM
Replies: 4,818
Views: 571,937
Posted By Safariaddict
So are Yamaha France using the 2013 yz frame and...

So are Yamaha France using the 2013 yz frame and engine setup or are they using the new yz 2014 model as the basis for the rallye bike at Dakar.
Forum: Australia 10-09-2013, 11:44 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,241
Posted By Safariaddict
Yeh that sounds about right over your way. The...

Yeh that sounds about right over your way. The price of fuel is usually equal to the temp out side
Forum: Australia 09-24-2013, 10:17 PM
Replies: 487
Views: 41,532
Posted By Safariaddict
Just heard from on the ground on the riders name....

Just heard from on the ground on the riders name. Not sure if It is appropriate to post his name up here yet ? RIP
It was a top ten rider
Forum: Australia 09-24-2013, 05:45 PM
Replies: 487
Views: 41,532
Posted By Safariaddict
Doesnt GHR still have a customer bike in the...

Doesnt GHR still have a customer bike in the event to look after ?
Oh yeh Troy do you know what the longest special stage is in safari history. This year seems to have quite a few long stages.
Forum: Australia 09-22-2013, 04:04 AM
Replies: 487
Views: 41,532
Posted By Safariaddict
I'm thinking he decided not to restart today....

I'm thinking he decided not to restart today. What's the use he's done a million safaris already and it ends all the chatter about reseeding.
Forum: Australia 09-20-2013, 10:41 PM
Replies: 487
Views: 41,532
Posted By Safariaddict
Looks like Jake has stopped in the last stage...

Looks like Jake has stopped in the last stage hope its not to serious.
BTW has baldy fixed those drives yet ?
Forum: Australia 09-20-2013, 02:58 AM
Replies: 487
Views: 41,532
Posted By Safariaddict
Sticky anyone ?

Sticky anyone ?
Forum: Australia 04-26-2013, 04:20 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,761
Posted By Safariaddict
Thumb Dreams of dakar HEADS UP

Heads up if you are into Dakar.
On sunday night on the Nat geo adv channel 8.30pm.
They have a doco about GHR Honda and their story on how they tackled dakar two years ago in sth America for the...
Forum: Australia 04-22-2013, 04:52 PM
Replies: 769
Views: 109,282
Posted By Safariaddict
Hi Alan tks for the tip. How is the tanks and...

Hi Alan tks for the tip.
How is the tanks and exhaust going. Hope it wasn't to much trouble to fit up

Brad
Forum: Australia 04-21-2013, 11:39 PM
Replies: 769
Views: 109,282
Posted By Safariaddict
Advice

Hi all
I have a wr450 FI model and have done only 702 klm's. On the last ride she was getting hard to start and was popping on a trailing throttle. To me I thought it might be the inlet valves.
Any...
Forum: Racing 03-24-2013, 06:30 PM
Replies: 2,072
Views: 138,507
Posted By Safariaddict
So next race team orders from red bull again (...

So next race team orders from red bull again ( gentlemen don't punt each other off the track hold for position. )
Weber then goes and does just that punts vettel off the track and wins the race...
Forum: Australia 03-15-2013, 04:03 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 5,717
Posted By Safariaddict
I'll think you find that speedbrain will use the...

I'll think you find that speedbrain will use the same engine as last year. They will just call it a speedbrain 450 rr. The motors they used are a Kymco and there are about 1500 brand new still left.
Forum: Australia 02-28-2013, 03:21 PM
Replies: 533
Views: 30,105
Posted By Safariaddict
Good Idea

Saw this on the condo website last night and thought what a good idea. Maybe they should have done this just as the entries opened not with one day left to go. ?
And will this date be a permanent...
Forum: Australia 02-24-2013, 05:43 PM
Replies: 533
Views: 30,105
Posted By Safariaddict
Numbers

Does anyone know what the lowest number of riders that has competed at condo ?
Forum: Australia 01-23-2013, 04:06 PM
Replies: 769
Views: 109,282
Posted By Safariaddict
I always wondered about heat wrapping exhausts...

I always wondered about heat wrapping exhausts and other stuff doesn't it just transfer the heat to somewhere else on the pipe
Forum: Australia 01-17-2013, 02:50 AM
Replies: 521
Views: 71,966
Posted By Safariaddict
He's been moving house

He's been moving house
Showing results 1 to 40 of 164

 
Forum Jump

Times are GMT -7.   It's 12:03 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ADVrider 2011-2014