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Forum: New Zealand 01-28-2015, 09:16 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,519
Posted By Phreaky Phil
In the rain ?

In the rain ?
Forum: New Zealand 01-26-2015, 10:53 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,519
Posted By Phreaky Phil
Ive just gone back to TKC80's after trying a set...

Ive just gone back to TKC80's after trying a set of Heidenau's. Didnt like their wet grip at all. Dont remember having the same slip/slide/spin going on with TKC's. My rear Heidenau only lasted about...
Forum: New Zealand 01-23-2015, 02:09 PM
Replies: 622
Views: 30,786
Posted By Phreaky Phil
No, just saw it on Trademe. No I won't be bidding...

No, just saw it on Trademe. No I won't be bidding on it. Will wait a while and get clear in my head what I want:eek1 but that can vary from day to day :lol3
Depending what has been done to that bike...
Forum: New Zealand 01-23-2015, 02:08 AM
Replies: 622
Views: 30,786
Posted By Phreaky Phil
NO I havent seen that one around. looked at it...

NO I havent seen that one around. looked at it tonight. Be interesting to see what it goes for.
As for my next bike, I still have a hankering to build a very trick Beemer. Mainly suspension and...
Forum: New Zealand 01-22-2015, 10:46 PM
Replies: 622
Views: 30,786
Posted By Phreaky Phil
Too late, the DR is gone :D Now what next. I want...

Too late, the DR is gone :D Now what next. I want I want I want :D
Forum: New Zealand 01-22-2015, 10:43 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 942
Posted By Phreaky Phil
DEVIL BOX. :boid Do not trust it.

DEVIL BOX. :boid Do not trust it.
Forum: Airheads 01-22-2015, 10:23 PM
Replies: 456
Views: 66,705
Posted By Phreaky Phil
I'm not sure whether the question has been asked...

I'm not sure whether the question has been asked and answered already, but what was the maximum travel you got form the rear end ?

Thanks Phil
Forum: Airheads 01-19-2015, 12:52 AM
Replies: 226
Views: 30,739
Posted By Phreaky Phil
Gotta love riding in the mountains:D

Gotta love riding in the mountains:D
Forum: New Zealand 01-18-2015, 09:15 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,132
Posted By Phreaky Phil
I have recieved the forms for Muzzle station....

I have recieved the forms for Muzzle station. They ask about public liability insurance and say all vehicles must carry a fire extinguisher and shovel. For those that have been in, what did you do...
Forum: New Zealand 01-14-2015, 11:16 PM
Replies: 622
Views: 30,786
Posted By Phreaky Phil
Just hurry up and buy my DR so I can be in the...

Just hurry up and buy my DR so I can be in the the situation of not mowing what to buy next :D
Forum: Thumpers 01-12-2015, 01:41 AM
Replies: 2,139
Views: 698,014
Posted By Phreaky Phil
Have any of the X Challenge or X Country bikes...

Have any of the X Challenge or X Country bikes been fitted with the DRZ forks ?
Forum: New Zealand 01-12-2015, 12:56 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 537
Posted By Phreaky Phil
Yep, it's a corbins. Got it 2nd hand from another...

Yep, it's a corbins. Got it 2nd hand from another ADV rider inmate many years back. You end up in someone's back yard where u came out of the river eh ?
Forum: New Zealand 01-11-2015, 11:09 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 537
Posted By Phreaky Phil
We had a little sniff in there while marking out...

We had a little sniff in there while marking out the C2C. Here's a couple of pics, I think it's the same track to the river you mentioned. It had been raining and the river was to deep for us to...
Forum: New Zealand 01-10-2015, 11:53 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,132
Posted By Phreaky Phil
Is it a fee per bike or per group ?

Is it a fee per bike or per group ?
Forum: New Zealand 01-10-2015, 08:15 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,132
Posted By Phreaky Phil
I spoke to DOC 2 days ago and they advised me to...

I spoke to DOC 2 days ago and they advised me to contact direct as they are not operating the open weekends any more.
Am looking at Waitangi weekend for a visit
Forum: Thumpers 01-08-2015, 10:13 PM
Replies: 2,139
Views: 698,014
Posted By Phreaky Phil
Thanks for the photos. Being a bolt on makes it...

Thanks for the photos. Being a bolt on makes it makes it easy for us Kiwis to perform a bit of Kiwi Magic with a piece of #8 guage wire :D
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Number_8_wire
Forum: Thumpers 01-08-2015, 02:49 PM
Replies: 2,139
Views: 698,014
Posted By Phreaky Phil
How does the fairing tower attach to the steering...

How does the fairing tower attach to the steering head ? Any pics of it.
Forum: Thumpers 01-06-2015, 05:56 PM
Replies: 2,139
Views: 698,014
Posted By Phreaky Phil
That should be high enough :D The DR was under...

That should be high enough :D The DR was under the seat and that would get water in it during deep crossings. I remember my 650 Dakar having a snorkle up by the headlight. I never did any deep...
Forum: Thumpers 01-06-2015, 05:02 PM
Replies: 2,139
Views: 698,014
Posted By Phreaky Phil
I think I would like the steel subframe. For the...

I think I would like the steel subframe. For the sake of a couple of kilos it would be a lot stronger. And easier to repair if it broke.
We have tried both standing up but it feels a bit weird and...
Forum: Thumpers 01-06-2015, 12:45 PM
Replies: 2,139
Views: 698,014
Posted By Phreaky Phil
Thanks Ard, with both tanks thats 19ltr ? What...

Thanks Ard, with both tanks thats 19ltr ? What fuel consumption do yoy get. My 07 Dakar would get consistent 26km per ltr. At 25km per ltr that would give you max 475km range, whick is plenty....
Forum: Thumpers 01-06-2015, 12:06 PM
Replies: 2,139
Views: 698,014
Posted By Phreaky Phil
Thanks Eric. Even the seat would probably require...

Thanks Eric. Even the seat would probably require some work :D
I realise I would need to change the wheels and suspension. Subframe and headlight fairing. Bashplate and many other bits. But being...
Forum: Thumpers 01-06-2015, 11:30 AM
Replies: 2,139
Views: 698,014
Posted By Phreaky Phil
Thank you. The fairing looks great. I am looking...

Thank you. The fairing looks great. I am looking at the possibility of using an X Country as a base for a 2 up expedition bike to replace our DR 650 2up special. The X Country looks to have a better...
Forum: Thumpers 01-06-2015, 01:17 AM
Replies: 2,139
Views: 698,014
Posted By Phreaky Phil
Does anyone know what fairing is on this bike ?

Does anyone know what fairing is on this bike ?
Forum: New Zealand 01-02-2015, 11:01 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,122
Posted By Phreaky Phil
Another pic on Ocean Beach ...

Another pic on Ocean Beach
http://i1169.photobucket.com/albums/r505/PhreakyPhil/e95a02ef1f5a288ef4bb28221fd512d3.jpg
Forum: New Zealand 12-30-2014, 12:03 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,122
Posted By Phreaky Phil
Hey Steve, great to catch up and have a ride...

Hey Steve, great to catch up and have a ride today. Enjoyed the section to Ocean beach.
http://i1169.photobucket.com/albums/r505/PhreakyPhil/9eb7f0280f6bca997d3386b18f325927.jpg
Glad we're not in...
Forum: Australia 12-10-2014, 11:55 PM
Replies: 14,681
Views: 1,991,810
Posted By Phreaky Phil
Does anyone have any white sidecovers for sale ? ...

Does anyone have any white sidecovers for sale ?
Cheers Phil
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 11-04-2014, 10:01 PM
Replies: 5,415
Views: 963,359
Posted By Phreaky Phil
Me too. I think the specs quoted are bang on....

Me too. I think the specs quoted are bang on. Lets see what happens between prototype and production
Forum: Americas 10-30-2014, 10:10 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,335
Posted By Phreaky Phil
Hello Sam, Phil from NZ here. We stopped in to...

Hello Sam, Phil from NZ here. We stopped in to see you while riding the TAT in 2012. We were the two couples 2 up.
http://phreakyphil.smugmug.com/Other/Ride-Photos/i-Xp6FJjm/0/M/334-M.jpg...
Forum: Vendors 10-27-2014, 11:46 PM
Replies: 1,525
Views: 200,485
Posted By Phreaky Phil
Me To :D It was the first time we had used them...

Me To :D It was the first time we had used them and real happy. The outside pockets are great. Wet weather gear in one and drink bottles in the other. Love the attachment system. So easy to get on...
Forum: New Zealand 10-27-2014, 12:49 AM
Replies: 545
Views: 30,796
Posted By Phreaky Phil
We got home round 4.30. Rained from Rotorua to...

We got home round 4.30. Rained from Rotorua to New Plymouth.:huh lots of traffic and a few A***holes holding up traffic.
Brilliant weekend. Great crew. Good digs and food.
Plans under way for 2015:D
Forum: Vendors 10-26-2014, 11:46 PM
Replies: 1,525
Views: 200,485
Posted By Phreaky Phil
At the Cape to Cape 1000 ride held in NZ over the...

At the Cape to Cape 1000 ride held in NZ over the weekend. The " Mosko owners club "
I'm not sure how many sets have been sold to New Zealand so far but this must represent a large percentage !...
Forum: New Zealand 10-23-2014, 02:58 AM
Replies: 545
Views: 30,796
Posted By Phreaky Phil
Saturday night Diner at the Cosi club again yea ?

Saturday night Diner at the Cosi club again yea ?
Forum: New Zealand 10-22-2014, 02:07 AM
Replies: 545
Views: 30,796
Posted By Phreaky Phil
Yep, same time again :D That is, that's when...

Yep, same time again :D
That is, that's when Me, Dawn, Colin and Al intend to get away. As it's a GPS self navigation ride it's up to each when they want to leave, but want to get some TEAM photos...
Forum: New Zealand 10-18-2014, 01:33 PM
Replies: 545
Views: 30,796
Posted By Phreaky Phil
Cool, was wondering the same thing. Dawn is...

Cool, was wondering the same thing. Dawn is coming this year. Rosie is coming with Clint. Colin's boss Al is also coming.
Where is everyone staying Friday night. Clint and Rosie are at our place....
Forum: New Zealand 10-11-2014, 01:30 PM
Replies: 545
Views: 30,796
Posted By Phreaky Phil
BUMP Just thought I would bring this to the...

BUMP
Just thought I would bring this to the surface.
Two weeks to go.

For those that are coming on this ride, do you have your GPS sorted ?
Routes on the GPS and checked over.
and unless...
Forum: GPS Tracks - Oz and Kiwi Land 10-03-2014, 07:45 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,555
Posted By Phreaky Phil
Follow ? Not Familiar Concept :evil May be...

Follow ? Not Familiar Concept :evil

May be able to do something so you can create a M A P navigation system
Forum: Ride reports 09-25-2014, 11:20 PM
Replies: 452
Views: 79,981
Posted By Phreaky Phil
Hi Dean, nice to see you made it. Have been...

Hi Dean, nice to see you made it. Have been following your progress. I recognised your pics in Oregon where the navigation gets weird. We had trouble in those exact spots, and a couple of others !!
Forum: New Zealand 09-24-2014, 01:01 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 472
Posted By Phreaky Phil
Have done that once many years ago. Was a great...

Have done that once many years ago. Was a great road and have been thinking of doing it at Xmas as a long cut Taupo to Napier. Take The Young 1's that way :D
Forum: Ride reports 09-23-2014, 03:31 AM
Replies: 2,075
Views: 433,802
Posted By Phreaky Phil
Mike passed Bacon onto me so he could see a bit...

Mike passed Bacon onto me so he could see a bit of NZ. So the other week my Beemer needed some TLC so Bacon and I headed down towards Wellington where my Beemer mechanic lives. He was keen to ride up...
Forum: Airheads 09-22-2014, 03:46 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,509
Posted By Phreaky Phil
Seat looks good Rob. Do they have options of seat...

Seat looks good Rob. Do they have options of seat covers ? Have you been for a seat test ride. I guess it might take a while to run it in :D
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