Old [25yrs +] bike - Oz/Kiwi ADVRiders

Discussion in 'Australia' started by hunter_greyghost, Mar 10, 2010.

  1. davorallyfan

    davorallyfan Commonist

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    Thanks for the pix Bazz - I know about twelve of those bikes - must have been a big Canberra contingent down there.
  2. duckslider

    duckslider unintentionaldrifter

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    beaut pics Baz.:thumb
    wazat trailered Titan a 'goer'?:huh
  3. davorallyfan

    davorallyfan Commonist

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    These blokes all trailer their bikes.
  4. Doctor

    Doctor Banned

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    that is a bit wrong :thumb unless ya bringing a couple
  5. hunter_greyghost

    hunter_greyghost XS650 Allroads Traveller

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    Wonder how they'd handle bike on a trailer being towed by a bike? :lol3
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    This little bugger would fit in 'that' trailer :eek1
    Cheers
    Baza
  6. duckslider

    duckslider unintentionaldrifter

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    struth:eek1.............give it a good clean first,Baz.:thumb:lol3
  7. hunter_greyghost

    hunter_greyghost XS650 Allroads Traveller

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    Why?, it's a dirt bike, might need to redo the seat though :lol3
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    Baza
  8. duckslider

    duckslider unintentionaldrifter

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    black duct/gaffa tape.:thumb
  9. hunter_greyghost

    hunter_greyghost XS650 Allroads Traveller

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    Need a bit of foam too, bloody mice ate it !!! :eek1
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    Baza
  10. hunter_greyghost

    hunter_greyghost XS650 Allroads Traveller

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    I was looking at a rigid rear end for my project [next one] bike :deal
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    found this photo, I said rigid rear end , f*#^*#g dumb computer!!! :lol3
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    Baza
  11. *nick*

    *nick* lost.

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    just saw this on bookface... Craig Rowntree's DT200 racing at Fink!

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    what an absolute legend!
  12. hunter_greyghost

    hunter_greyghost XS650 Allroads Traveller

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    How would he go with range for that event, can't remember the distance involved but with that tank he'd have extra fuel stops? :eek1
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    Baza
  13. hunter_greyghost

    hunter_greyghost XS650 Allroads Traveller

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  14. hunter_greyghost

    hunter_greyghost XS650 Allroads Traveller

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    Bored with 'Kenny's exhaust, so;- :eek1
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    off with existing panniers, :huh
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    Got both ends sorted, now to fill in the missing sections!! :lol3
    Cheers
    Baza

  15. SuzukiScottie

    SuzukiScottie Adventurer

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    My old GPz750 A1, still running sweet and getting used most weekends (fair weather biking
  16. hunter_greyghost

    hunter_greyghost XS650 Allroads Traveller

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    I'm in love, shit that is nice, Bev's throwing things at me for drooling on the keyboard! :eek1
    I'm inspired to create :deal
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  17. hunter_greyghost

    hunter_greyghost XS650 Allroads Traveller

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    These I made in a hurry in one day, and they look like it! But they worked well so, here comes mark II :eek1
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    Went back to the basic design :deal
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    see what happens, :wink:
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    Getting around the kickstart & dipstick is a pain, thought about going higher but ran into other issues, :eek1
    Cheers
    Baza
  18. Dave Ward

    Dave Ward Long timer

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    You need a DT for the rough stuff, Bazz.

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  19. hunter_greyghost

    hunter_greyghost XS650 Allroads Traveller

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    Now why would ya waste a perfectly good DT by putting a 650 motor in it? :eek1
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    Put it in an XT instead :lol3
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    Or if you're really keen try this weapon out! :wink:
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  20. Dave Ward

    Dave Ward Long timer

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    XT 650

    Mmm, I've ridden one of those that was built in WA. Was thinking of buying but the test ride was enough.