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Forum: Australia 10-22-2008, 09:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 701
Posted By Seb
That's interesting, see I knew there was more to...

That's interesting, see I knew there was more to know!
I've got a 1970 BMW 75/5
I love it!

I know some people abuse the system as much as they can. There are tricks I think.
I only go...
Forum: Australia 10-22-2008, 05:44 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 701
Posted By Seb
FROM the RTA website for NSW only

<meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=utf-8"><meta name="ProgId" content="Word.Document"><meta name="Generator" content="Microsoft Word 12"><meta name="Originator"...
Forum: Australia 10-22-2008, 05:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 701
Posted By Seb
The Ins and Outs of Club Rego, Historic Rego / Plates etc.

Are there any gurus on the intricacies of Club / Historic Registration here?

Someone who can explain how it all works and elucidate the best ways to utilise and exploit to its full potential.
...
Forum: Australia 10-22-2008, 05:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 606
Posted By Seb
You would be hard pushed to find a household...

You would be hard pushed to find a household without at least one bike in the garage between Maitland and Dungog - seriously. I've lived all over the country and the world and have never seen such a...
Forum: Old's Cool 10-20-2008, 05:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 568
Posted By Seb
anyone tried the Surefoot sidestand? ...

anyone tried the Surefoot sidestand?

http://www.pbase.com/r80ks/linkage
http://www.bmwmoa.org/forum/showthread.php?t=3816

This sticking out on the outside of the pipes out there is a bit weird...
Forum: Old's Cool 10-19-2008, 04:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 568
Posted By Seb
sweet! Thanks very much for that. I'll put in on...

sweet! Thanks very much for that. I'll put in on order straight away...
Just have to get the right length. Knowing my luck I'll get one that's an inch short and I'll have to carry a brick around...
Forum: Old's Cool 10-19-2008, 03:31 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,518
Posted By Seb
I've had a failure in the centrestand, and just...

I've had a failure in the centrestand, and just the other day the sidestand snapped off. Apparently very common.

My solution is just buy a universal sidestand and be done with it.
...
Forum: Old's Cool 10-19-2008, 02:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 568
Posted By Seb
Question What is the frame size of R75/5?

The reason I ask is that I'm nowhere near my bike for some time and I need to order a generic side stand for it.
I guess it's 7/8?

Thanks a lot
Forum: Thumpers 03-14-2006, 04:47 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,206
Posted By Seb
Bluhduh Reply to the unhelpful dipshits

I disagree. They were pointing out how hard-core they are - how fucking boring, the sure sign of that 'unlettered small-knowing soul' trying and vainly to prove how tough they are - hard-coreness or...
Forum: Thumpers 03-13-2006, 10:00 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,206
Posted By Seb
Eh? Holy hell

GEEEEEEEEEZ this post sure got out of hand!!!!!!
Crap! Thanks for those who took up a helpful position and offered suggestions - much appreciated - and F*CK those who carried on like old women...
Forum: Thumpers 03-10-2006, 02:36 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,206
Posted By Seb
Thumbs down My New TE610 Broke :(

So... I was riding home this evening and I felt a crunch in the clutch cable and thought 'that's not good' but the clutch still worked. Then came another crunch 'Oh dear, the cable's broken'.
So...
Forum: Thumpers 02-23-2006, 04:39 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,405
Posted By Seb
Re: Saddlebags

Dear Seb,

Thank you for your e-mail.

We are trying to find out from Husqvarna Italy when these saddlebags
will be available as the information you have listed (off our web site)
is actually...
Forum: Thumpers 02-22-2006, 02:52 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,405
Posted By Seb
Asked about a bigger tank:

REPLY:

Seb,

Designing and building a new tank is very, very expensive, so at this stage we only do mainstream, long-run models - DRZ400, XR-R, EXCs, and the like. We're talking tens of...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 02-21-2006, 05:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,274
Posted By Seb
I can't believe how freakin comfortable that seat...

I can't believe how freakin comfortable that seat looks!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Forum: Australia 02-21-2006, 03:06 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,956
Posted By Seb
Eek AH ha! You're right, it says that in the NSW...

AH ha!
You're right, it says that in the NSW book too...

<b>"rise slightly on the footpegs so that you can
absorb the shock with your knees and
elbows"
Forum: Thumpers 02-20-2006, 08:46 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,526
Posted By Seb
I'm dying to find out about this particular...

I'm dying to find out about this particular sentence from the Husky site

"The TE 610 has been designed to allow passengers to ride in comfort, thanks to an improved seat and anti-slip passenger...
Forum: Thumpers 02-20-2006, 08:35 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,526
Posted By Seb
The only things I've done is put barkbusters on,...

The only things I've done is put barkbusters on, bashplate, new blinkers after the originals were stolen, and cut the retraction bolt off on the stand.

Things to do:

- New seat, but who will...
Forum: Road warriors 02-20-2006, 08:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,212
Posted By Seb
There's no question. The 2001 R1 is awesome!...

There's no question.
The 2001 R1 is awesome! :clap
I had the blue one and it was the best bike i ever had.
Comfort: wouldn't change a thing. I'm about 5.8" and it fitted me like a glove. I rode...
Forum: Thumpers 02-20-2006, 07:45 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,526
Posted By Seb
Good to hear it has a happy ending. I love happy...

Good to hear it has a happy ending. I love happy endings! :clap

Mine has about 900kms on it and is going strong...
Not a single problem.
Actually that's not true, it did cough and splutter a...
Forum: Australia 02-20-2006, 04:48 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,956
Posted By Seb
It's seems that they would 'cause it's such a...

It's seems that they would 'cause it's such a conspicous thing to do.
And nobody likes conspicous actions! No one!

Damn conspicuity!!!!!! Damn it to hell!!!
Forum: Australia 02-20-2006, 03:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 711
Posted By Seb
So far no problems at all. It's an awesome bike -...

So far no problems at all. It's an awesome bike - far better than the LC4 in many ways - much smoother and sweet-sounding and sexier for starters. I've heard good things about the older Huskys, maybe...
Forum: Australia 02-20-2006, 03:04 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 711
Posted By Seb
Yep, Emu Plains. Good guys. That gave me a mag...

Yep, Emu Plains. Good guys.
That gave me a mag to read and I sat in the shade with a drink while they toiled on my bike - all out of the goodness of their hearts :)

Can't recommend them highly...
Forum: Australia 02-19-2006, 07:56 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 711
Posted By Seb
Thumb How's this for customer service!

Not only did R&D Husqvarna (http://www.husky.com.au)
put my barkbusters on for free and ajust the jetting and lots of other fiddly little things - all for FREE!
Then I wanted a bashplate but they...
Forum: Australia 02-19-2006, 03:39 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,956
Posted By Seb
Cool2 The way round

astride |əˌstrʌɪd| preposition with a leg on each side of : "he was sitting astride the bike" with legs apart : he stood, legs astride.

So the word "astride" we can get round in court. It's the...
Forum: Australia 02-19-2006, 02:47 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,956
Posted By Seb
Question Is is legal to stand up on pegs?

That's it, just a simple question. Anyone know?

I like to stand up and air my nether regions and rest my backside every now and then and I wonder if I could get a ticket for negligent driving...
Forum: Equipment 02-16-2006, 10:48 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,363
Posted By Seb
I've seriously considered the Hennessy Hammock...

I've seriously considered the Hennessy Hammock but in the end NO
it's no good.
You need something to hang on. with the fly you loose all vision anyway - one of the reasons I wanted one over tent. ...
Forum: Australia 02-16-2006, 10:10 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,518
Posted By Seb
can't really read the detail can you?

can't really read the detail can you?
Forum: Australia 02-16-2006, 10:07 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,518
Posted By Seb
Let's see if this works...

Let's see if this works...
Forum: Australia 02-16-2006, 08:29 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,046
Posted By Seb
This is me and my sweet Heidi. Should be there by...

This is me and my sweet Heidi. Should be there by 9am for a bit of a bacon and egg mcmuffin...

:beer
Forum: Australia 02-16-2006, 03:02 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,046
Posted By Seb
Awesome Let's just hope the weather holds...

Awesome

Let's just hope the weather holds out...
Forum: Australia 02-15-2006, 08:04 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,046
Posted By Seb
Could be one setback... Sunday : ...

Could be one setback...


Sunday : Chance afternoon shower or thunderstorm. NE winds.

Sydney: 21 28
Liverpool: ...
Forum: Australia 02-14-2006, 08:55 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,518
Posted By Seb
This "4WD Treks Close to Sydney" book is quite...

This "4WD Treks Close to Sydney" book is quite good. Had a read of it last night and it's easy to follow.
Might sneak a few pics of the maps in it on here tomorrow...
Forum: Australia 02-14-2006, 02:26 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,518
Posted By Seb
Sunday could be the go, the weather however is...

Sunday could be the go, the weather however is looking bad for the rest of the week so even if it's dry on the weekend the trails will be bog...
Forum: Australia 02-13-2006, 09:50 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,518
Posted By Seb
Oh crap... Oh well, I'll head up there to St...

Oh crap...

Oh well, I'll head up there to St Albans and see what happens from there.

I just bought "4WD Treks Close to Sydney" and that has Watagans in it but starting from Yarramalong?

Is...
Forum: Australia 02-13-2006, 07:39 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,518
Posted By Seb
Watagans

I might try out the Watagans this weekend wind and weather permitting.

I can get to Wisemans Ferry and it seems pretty straightforward from there - chuck a left onto Settlers Rd then just keep...
Forum: Australia 02-13-2006, 07:22 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,518
Posted By Seb
Thanks mate, that sounds great. The more Moto...

Thanks mate, that sounds great. The more Moto activity the better I say!
Forum: Australia 02-13-2006, 05:44 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,518
Posted By Seb
Yep it's registered. Unfortunately I have no...

Yep it's registered. Unfortunately I have no off-road mates - they're all on sports bikes. They all pity me now since I'm the only one who gave up the sporties for off-road adventure. I just bought...
Forum: Australia 02-13-2006, 03:24 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,518
Posted By Seb
I'm in East Sydney (Bondi) and I often go for a...

I'm in East Sydney (Bondi) and I often go for a spin North (Colo, Putty, Old Pacific Hwy, etc)
and sometimes up to the Blue Mountains.

I know there are trails around there somewhere...
Forum: Australia 02-13-2006, 02:50 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,518
Posted By Seb
Question Trails Close to Sydney

I'm looking to play with my new Husky off-road but I can't find a single definitive trail map.

Wattagans, Yengo, Wollemi, Blue Mountains areas are all full of trails but where EXACTLY?
...
Forum: Australia 02-08-2006, 03:29 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,559
Posted By Seb
Yep it's that one. I've only done 350kms...

Yep it's that one.

I've only done 350kms but so far it's bloody great! A beast! An overbearing monster in traffic that gives you a view even over most 4WDs.
It's loud and tall and...
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