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Forum: Australia 04-09-2014, 06:17 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,051
Posted By horseman474
Bike biz in Parramatta has them.. I found...

Bike biz in Parramatta has them..

I found them to be VERY small, made for europeans.. I normally wear a 12 moto x cross boot and have many pairs and different brands, the forma's I just fit into a...
Forum: Australia 03-12-2014, 10:44 PM
Replies: 1,691
Views: 200,069
Posted By horseman474
Different handle bars

Anybody removed the steel bars and put on alloys ?

if so, hows the bike without the bar end weights ?

Do the standard throttle ,clutch, brake assemblies all fit on the narrower bars straight...
Forum: Australia 03-12-2014, 10:37 PM
Replies: 1,691
Views: 200,069
Posted By horseman474
recall notice

got a recall notice last week ...
Bike is booked in next Wednesday.
Forum: Australia 11-21-2013, 01:37 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,604
Posted By horseman474
I hear ya, just wide open gravel roads and...

I hear ya, just wide open gravel roads and awesome scenery
Forum: Australia 11-20-2013, 08:41 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,604
Posted By horseman474
Superbikes 2014

Missed moto GP due to work this year so I'm interested as well.
I also live in Wollongong.
I can also suggest alternate (more dirt oriented routes) if wanted..
Staying at pubs sounds good to me...
Forum: Australia 09-10-2013, 02:35 AM
Replies: 1,691
Views: 200,069
Posted By horseman474
Same here. I'm 6-3 in the old scale, and also...

Same here.
I'm 6-3 in the old scale, and also have no problem with the screen. I keep it in the lowest position as well.
I'm running ROX bar risers (awsome product) and WASP raising bones.
I have...
Forum: Australia 09-10-2013, 02:28 AM
Replies: 1,691
Views: 200,069
Posted By horseman474
The mountain bikers swear by putting nail polish...

The mountain bikers swear by putting nail polish on the spoke threads,
holds them tight but still allows for adjustment if needed.
Might give it a try.....
Forum: Australia 09-06-2013, 08:25 PM
Replies: 1,691
Views: 200,069
Posted By horseman474
Check your spokes...

http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=917824


I just posted this in the main forum.

Horseman
Forum: Australia 09-06-2013, 08:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,271
Posted By horseman474
Un-Spoke-un word. My Rant !

My Bitch about Yamaha !

Got back from a ride on my Yamaha Super tenere 1200 that has given me 25thou of smiling happy times and heard a clinking sound in the rear end...

No big deal as it's...
Forum: Australia 12-25-2012, 09:22 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,631
Posted By horseman474
Riding pants.

I have KLIM Dakar pants that are great but found them to be heavy and sized large...Not knocking them though, KLIM is quallity stuff.Have not done long distance K's in them...
I also have Revit Sand...
Forum: Beasts 11-29-2012, 11:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,059
Posted By horseman474
Large ADV bike handle bars

Hi all,
I'm looking for replacement handle bars for my Supertenere 1200.
I spend a lot of time off road and the stock bars are to road bikish for me.
I tried a set of Pro Taper contour fat bars...
Forum: Australia 05-09-2012, 12:26 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,001
Posted By horseman474
I hear you mate. heated grips are the way to go...

I hear you mate. heated grips are the way to go and it allows me to wear thin moto cross gloves all year round.
One thing with the oxfords though (I have them) keep your receipt... my control...
Forum: Ride reports 04-10-2012, 03:49 PM
Replies: 220
Views: 84,610
Posted By horseman474
Subscribed

I'm in..
never seen a blue DRZ before.... All yellow over here, down under.

Happy travels
Forum: Australia 03-18-2012, 08:09 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,652
Posted By horseman474
MX boots

I've always worn Motocross boots mainly because there was no other option for ADV riding....and have been thankful for there protection many times.
Now that I see there are ADV type boots on the...
Forum: Australia 11-23-2011, 02:44 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 7,902
Posted By horseman474
Showed some great footage of riding this morning...

Showed some great footage of riding this morning on TV.
Looks like amazing country up there.
And really shows off the new Triumph.

Horseman
Forum: Ride reports 11-23-2011, 02:41 PM
Replies: 212
Views: 50,497
Posted By horseman474
Hi Bart ! How are you going after the trip...

Hi Bart !

How are you going after the trip and back into work and other realities ?
What became of your bike ?
How did your riding partner go..

Horseman
Forum: Australia 11-21-2011, 01:13 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 5,606
Posted By horseman474
Hot weather jackets.

I'm wearing the Revit sand jacket and very happy with the way it cools.
Where the jacket is vented there is internal pourous foam that keep the jackey off your body and provides ventilation tunnles...
Forum: Ride reports 11-12-2011, 12:23 AM
Replies: 787
Views: 178,797
Posted By horseman474
Stuff stuff

Looks like hard Yakka up there !

Subscribed :clap

Horseman
Forum: Australia 11-08-2011, 07:48 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,526
Posted By horseman474
Cooma Sat morning.

Not me side track even though I was in Cooma sat morning but left before 7am to hit the gravel towards Shannons flat and up into the ACT...

I still have the stock plastic S10 knuckle savers on my...
Forum: Australia 11-03-2011, 02:57 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,526
Posted By horseman474
You got me.

Whoops - you are totally correct.

Just being sociable by trying to identify myself to a fellow rider who is attending the same rally.

Thanks for the pick up matey.

Horseman.
Forum: Australia 11-01-2011, 10:16 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,526
Posted By horseman474
ADV snowy ride

I dont think Stack was asking for people with excuses not to go on the Snowy ride. I thought he asked for people who are attending the ADV portion of the ride

I will be there mate... See you at...
Forum: Australia 11-01-2011, 10:10 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,763
Posted By horseman474
Plexus

You are soooooo right...

PLEXUS is a hidden secret. Hard to find but nothing compares and it is great for cleaning helmet visors.

Horseman
Forum: Australia 10-16-2011, 03:39 PM
Replies: 150
Views: 10,137
Posted By horseman474
Great photos.

Thanks for those photos.
I thought during the telecast on channel 10 that the two American riders showed true class giving time to be interviewed on the grid.
Respect for fans....
Thumbs up.
Forum: Ride reports 10-11-2011, 12:27 AM
Replies: 308
Views: 144,719
Posted By horseman474
Great report.

This RR is insane :clap

Up there with my all time favourites :D

You can really feel your enthusiasm for the ADV you went on.

Horseman.
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 10-04-2011, 09:19 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,500
Posted By horseman474
Avoid Tom Tom

I have a Tom Tom rider that I got for free via credit card points and let me tell you it's CRAP !!!!

Hey mine was for free and I can say that !!!

Horseman
Forum: Australia 10-04-2011, 09:15 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,209
Posted By horseman474
Summer months.

Hi mate,

As has been said. Really hot time of the year !

A lot of bikers I know put there bikes away for those months due to the temps. A lot like you north Americans during the winter months....
Forum: Australia 10-04-2011, 09:06 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,527
Posted By horseman474
Pants

Ive got Klim dakar pants and Revit Sand pants.....

Klim are a lot more off road type super heavy duty and also heavy... Revit sand are a lot lighter and more dual purpose and far more comfortable...
Forum: Ride reports 09-15-2011, 09:15 PM
Replies: 212
Views: 50,497
Posted By horseman474
Welcome back

Loved your RR Bart..

Welcome back to Oz.

What has become of your bike mate ? How are you getting it back.

Will a lazy Sunday ADV ride south of Sydney satisfy you now that you have crossed...
Forum: Vendors 09-09-2011, 04:06 PM
Replies: 2,178
Views: 865,714
Posted By horseman474
S10 tyres

Thanks for the pics and info..

Horseman
Forum: Australia 09-02-2011, 04:55 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,008
Posted By horseman474
BernieM is correct.... Recently installed...

BernieM is correct....

Recently installed Safety camera's have a grace period .....in NSW anyway.

Consider it a freeby, the next one will not be.

Since we are on the subject. I see see the...
Forum: Vendors 08-29-2011, 06:37 PM
Replies: 2,178
Views: 865,714
Posted By horseman474
sssmokin

Me likey ! :clap:clap

When the new tyre is on how about a pic

Horseman.
Forum: Ride reports 08-28-2011, 11:37 PM
Replies: 212
Views: 50,497
Posted By horseman474
Great job Bart.. Have enjoyed your...

Great job Bart..

Have enjoyed your report.:clap

Like to see a post brief later on your bikes performance and travelling tips etc.

Cheers

Horseman
Forum: Australia 08-26-2011, 09:48 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 7,092
Posted By horseman474
Nancy boys

I see your from NSW so a doctor will treat you like you have no balls anyway.
You'll be knocked out and treated like a princess..

I can say this because I'm also from NSW but had my Vas done in...
Forum: Australia 08-16-2011, 02:17 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,513
Posted By horseman474
blinkers

200mm apart if I recall correctly.

Few years ago I redid the rear end of my Suzuki M109 and I read the NSW spec somewhere...

Cheers

Horseman
Forum: Ride reports 08-12-2011, 03:29 AM
Replies: 212
Views: 50,497
Posted By horseman474
Fun times

The honesty in your report is something to be commended.

There is nothing wrong in two riders falling out.
It just seems two slightly different agendas and different skill levels on the bike...
Forum: Ride reports 08-10-2011, 03:23 PM
Replies: 212
Views: 50,497
Posted By horseman474
The ride cont......

Interesting times for Team Tiler !

to be continued..

Stunning pictures of that part of the world.

Horseman
Forum: Australia 08-09-2011, 09:38 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 7,701
Posted By horseman474
To be honest as bike riders we all have exceeded...

To be honest as bike riders we all have exceeded our abilities every now and then and pushed it a little too far.:eek1

and most of use have gotten away with it and learnt a lesson and some have...
Forum: Australia 08-09-2011, 09:21 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,657
Posted By horseman474
Online gear

Rocky mountain ATV

Revzilla

Used them both many times.

Never a problem

Horseman
Forum: Australia 08-08-2011, 10:49 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 7,701
Posted By horseman474
electronics aids

Dont know about other brands but as a Supertenere owner,

Having electronic aids does not spoil the fun. I've found it enhanses it.

Just set it correctly and you can drift and wheely (with...
Forum: Ride reports 08-08-2011, 09:29 PM
Replies: 212
Views: 50,497
Posted By horseman474
Awesome...

Absolutely stunning pictures !

Was there any stress involve in navigation as to accidently drift into Afganistan....scary :eek1

Has the elevation and fuel quality effected the bikes performance...
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