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Old 01-17-2007, 06:22 AM   #1681
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Nothing like a cold Black Lable after a hard run
on the Cunene River Eco Trail from Epupa falls to Hippo pools In Namibia
Geez looks like kelowna is going downhill!!
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Old 01-17-2007, 07:14 AM   #1682
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Nothing like a cold Black Lable after a hard run
on the Cunene River Eco Trail from Epupa falls to Hippo pools In Namibia
ooo sounds great! since youre not drinking Nam-brew did you go all the way from SA?? (kind of my dream too!!)
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Old 01-17-2007, 07:39 AM   #1683
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Aurel,

i realy like the stuff that you're wearing, plz some info on that - make,model,..., and also personal opinion would be appreciated(pro/cons)!

Because it looks like we are approx. the same build, that is why I'm asking. Looks comfie and still not to loose. I'm curently leaning toward Dainese, but ..., you never know, wright!!!

Thanks, miha
Hi c00k!e,

All that stuff come from Hein Gericke, it's a german brand but there is many shops in Europe and I think you can order online. The model I have is called "Tuareg". That's the winter version, totally waterproof and very warm. The best clothes I ever had on my bike!

Hope that helps

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Old 01-17-2007, 07:43 AM   #1684
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Nothing like a cold Black Lable after a hard run
on the Cunene River Eco Trail from Epupa falls to Hippo pools In Namibia
Hi BAZZER450,

Your pics are fantastic, I love the one with the woman behind your katoom

I would like to know where did you find those additional fuel tanks at the rear of your bike, those attached to your pannier. That would really help me. You can pm me.

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Old 01-17-2007, 08:21 AM   #1685
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Geez looks like kelowna is going downhill!!
HAHA Ya things have gotten a little tough around here latley
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Old 01-17-2007, 12:15 PM   #1686
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Didnt like Nam Brew,Drank my share of Taffel and Hansa though
we started in Walvis Bay (we unloaded our bikes from the Container)
made our way up the coast then to Rhino Camp then to Ongongo camp,Epupa falls ,Caprive Strip ,Victoria Falls down to Botswana Naxi pans (via the old cattle trail)
out to Windhoek Namibia (and Joes Beer house !!! ) then back to Walvis Bay. 6400km's 16 days. Fantastic Ride.
Sometimes the smiles on the Kids were the best part of the ride



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ooo sounds great! since youre not drinking Nam-brew did you go all the way from SA?? (kind of my dream too!!)
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Old 01-17-2007, 02:12 PM   #1687
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Hi Everyone. Hope you can see and read the attached dyno reading.
My riding partner Max, has just had his 990 back from a little breathing on by those good guys down a HM Racing. Some secret head work and a modded power commander is now giving the beast... 115 BHP AT THE REAR WHEEL
Mother save us. There is a box load of Bling to be installed as yet. once this is in place I will post a few shoots for you all.
Cheers RC.
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Old 01-17-2007, 07:57 PM   #1688
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more photos in:

http://groups.msn.com/LC8Adventure/mauritania2007.msnw



Some nice photos there mate. How did the 950 handle the trip? I'm heading down to Morocco in March for 3 weeks, so I'd be interested to hear your comments.

I agree... fantastic photos... should be a ride report though as i'd loike to hear some commentary to go with a few of the pics...
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Old 01-17-2007, 09:14 PM   #1689
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Hi Everyone. Hope you can see and read the attached dyno reading.
My riding partner Max, has just had his 990 back from a little breathing on by those good guys down a HM Racing. Some secret head work and a modded power commander is now giving the beast... 115 BHP AT THE REAR WHEEL
Mother save us. There is a box load of Bling to be installed as yet. once this is in place I will post a few shoots for you all.
Cheers RC.
Ooooooo. Seductive. Please keep us informed.
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Old 01-17-2007, 11:56 PM   #1690
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tnx for the info

Yo Aurel,
thanks I emediatly went on their page and guess what, there it was! Guess I overlooked it, probably because on the net it looks bulky and loose! anyway tnx

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Old 01-18-2007, 01:12 AM   #1691
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Hi Everyone. Hope you can see and read the attached dyno reading.
My riding partner Max, has just had his 990 back from a little breathing on by those good guys down a HM Racing. Some secret head work and a modded power commander is now giving the beast... 115 BHP AT THE REAR WHEEL
Mother save us. There is a box load of Bling to be installed as yet. once this is in place I will post a few shoots for you all.
Cheers RC.
OH lord!!! You know we want details don't you? All the details? And the *cough* cost..... how long did they have it in the shop for to get those results?

Cheers

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Old 01-18-2007, 06:17 AM   #1692
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Didnt like Nam Brew,Drank my share of Taffel and Hansa though
we started in Walvis Bay (we unloaded our bikes from the Container)
made our way up the coast then to Rhino Camp then to Ongongo camp,Epupa falls ,Caprive Strip ,Victoria Falls down to Botswana Naxi pans (via the old cattle trail)
out to Windhoek Namibia (and Joes Beer house !!! ) then back to Walvis Bay. 6400km's 16 days. Fantastic Ride.
Sometimes the smiles on the Kids were the best part of the ride
Great pics.I wish the riding back here in BC was that good right now!
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Old 01-18-2007, 07:31 AM   #1693
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Hi Everyone. Hope you can see and read the attached dyno reading.
My riding partner Max, has just had his 990 back from a little breathing on by those good guys down a HM Racing. Some secret head work and a modded power commander is now giving the beast... 115 BHP AT THE REAR WHEEL
Mother save us. There is a box load of Bling to be installed as yet. once this is in place I will post a few shoots for you all.
Cheers RC.
Now that looks VERY interesting.

Any torque graphs as well please.

And yes i'd love to know how much it cost as well
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Old 01-18-2007, 09:36 AM   #1694
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My katoom tonight... or more precisely the rear tire of my katoom...
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Old 01-18-2007, 10:14 AM   #1695
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My katoom tonight... or more precisely the rear tire of my katoom...
When we said "nail it" we didn't mean......

It's a sad thing to see
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