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Old 12-12-2012, 08:10 PM   #4186
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Mark I have enjoyed following you ride. Wanted to say Merry Christmas, a little early. Enjoyed meeting with you last Christmas in San Jose CR. Hope the remainder of your travels goes well.

Ride safe;

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Old 12-13-2012, 08:29 AM   #4187
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Hi - Nice shot of the flying pliers Mark. My question today, if you'll indulge me. l. Is that a Honda Transalp that the police were riding?

Thanks - be safe and see it all while you can.

Frank
I know you asked this 11 months ago, but its a suzuki freewind xf650, never sold in the US, they where pretty good, still are but discontinued. It had same engine as the dr 650 but more cruiser friendly
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Old 12-13-2012, 10:50 AM   #4188
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Video update

Just another video of the last couple weeks riding here in Argentina and Chile. Hope you like this one. Tribute to my new Kiwi friends! Dick & Diana and Ken!!

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Old 12-13-2012, 10:59 AM   #4189
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USHUAIA. and another adventure!

Spent the past few days relaxing and also editing videos that you have seen posted on my thread.

Also preparing for my expedition to Antarctica. Well....... My ship has come in.



I am all packed up and headed down to board the M/V Planus

Length:89 meters (293 feet)
Breadth:14,5 meters (47 feet)
Draft:5 meters (16 feet)
Ice class:1D
Displacement:3175 tonnes
Engines:3x Diesel-Electric
Speed:10 - 12 knots
Passengers:114 in 53 cabins

The brochure photos look like this.....




So off I go.

NOTE::: This means RADIO SILENCE for 10 days or so, as I will not bother with interent aboard the ship. Will have a few photos and commentary when I get back to dry land. Wish me luck!! Off to the big snowcovered continent!!.


Get your Christmas Shopping done, finish putting up the tree etc...... You got a bot of extra time now
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Old 12-13-2012, 11:06 AM   #4190
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Bon Voyage from your voyage!

Mark;

Great stuff with the latest videos. Makes me want to find some Kiwi friends!
Enjoy your upcoming voyage to Antactica. Can't wait for your stories and pics from this!
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Old 12-13-2012, 11:21 AM   #4191
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NOTE::: This means RADIO SILENCE for 10 days or so, as I will not bother with interent aboard the ship. Will have a few photos and commentary when I get back to dry land. Wish me luck!! Off to the big snowcovered continent!!.
Fantastic. Looking forward to hearing from you again just before Christmas.
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Old 12-13-2012, 02:59 PM   #4192
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NOTE::: This means RADIO SILENCE for 10 days or so, as I will not bother with interent aboard the ship. Will have a few photos and commentary when I get back to dry land. Wish me luck!! Off to the big snowcovered continent!!.
Enjoy unplugging for a while.
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Old 12-13-2012, 03:08 PM   #4193
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Old 12-13-2012, 03:08 PM   #4194
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OH WOW !!! That's going to be so cool !! Have Fun !!!
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Old 12-13-2012, 03:16 PM   #4195
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WAIT!

I had something to tell you before you left!!!!







































Have a good trip!
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Old 12-13-2012, 05:01 PM   #4196
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Have a great voyage Mark, and I can't wait for the next update. You have had an epic report with alot more to go. Godspeed friend.
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Old 12-13-2012, 06:54 PM   #4197
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Ride on Mark, RIDE ON!

Looking forward to the penguins
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Old 12-13-2012, 08:54 PM   #4198
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Epic Brother, EPIC!!

Have a great time!!

We'll all have a thought for you here while you're on your foray.
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Old 12-13-2012, 09:55 PM   #4199
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Epic Brother, EPIC!!

Have a great time!!

We'll all have a thought for you here while you're on your foray.
Took the words right out of my mouth. This ride is epic to the infinite....
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Old 12-14-2012, 08:12 AM   #4200
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WOW! What a trip so far. Can't wait for the next installment. Way to ride Radioman.
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