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    TZ350

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    Thread Starter: TZ350

    . This is Thomas a Vietnamese race mechanic, you know that place where they have all those hot 50's and 125's are big bikes. Thomas, ESE's Race Team's Tuner is fettling number 9. adjusting the port timing for Taupo. Its hard to see but he has taped a degree wheel to the magneto flywheel...

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    Rcktfsh

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    This trader must be pretty hard to outdo as far as optimism goes. Bike has been on the market for a year now, wonder when the penny will drop he''s dreaming at that price. You'd have thought after a year he might have got round to the little bit of tlc required to get running. ...

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    jellywrestler

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    I haven't been to a Moto GP as yet and reckon given others enthusiasm for them they're probably a good show? I'm thinking I should get my arse along to one in 2019 Figuring you lot would be able to enlighten me on to which meeting is the best one and why? Might as well get the inside info after...

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    superjackal

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    Hi Being new to motorcycles, one of the most enjoyable aspects has been researching what to buy next. I have about 12 months to go before I can sit my full (thanks to the regulatory changes) but I’ve narrowed down my choices somewhat. My clear favourite so far is Triumph’s Street Triple. Other...

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    Parlane

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    New Zealand Dealers with online stores www.hamptonmotorcycles.co.nz (as of 11/Jan/2013 it looks like a work in progress, only a couple of things in the inventory) Online stores based in New Zealand www.cycletreads.co.nz www.1tonne.co.nz www.motorcyclegearnz.com www.torpedo7.co.nz...

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    Jin

    Importing bike from USA?

    Thread Starter: Jin

    Just wondering if anyone had done this? There are some great examples of bikes over there that are almost half price of asking prices here. I'm talking private sellers that i see advertised on forums. What would shipping and nz road costs be on average? If less than $4k might be worth it.

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    toycollector10

    Suzuki Stinger T125 II 1970

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    Hello, I'm restoring a Stinger in Christchurch and have most of the parts I need except for a few. 1) Can anyone help with supplying me with a set of carburetors? 2) I also need the rubber grommet that sits over the headlight bulb holder. It would have to come with the bulb holder and...

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    rastuscat

    Kickstart Roadside 2019 - Canterbury MC Events

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    Well, Kickstart has evolved again. It was at Ruapuna last year, but this year we are devolving it to the districts. This year we are going to run coffee stops with free stuff for motorcyclists. Who doesn't like free stuff? On 6 October, the one I am organizing is going to be at Tai Tapu, on...

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    SaferRides

    Chain Lube Test

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    https://youtu.be/VnPYdcbcAe0

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  • NZSBK 2018 Round 1

    Round 1 of NZSBK starts at Ruapuna this weekend

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    1. jasonu's Avatar
      jasonu -
      Quote Originally Posted by Kickaha View Post
      Scrivy gave him one from behind
      Do you get bonus points for that?
    1. Kickaha's Avatar
      Kickaha -
      Quote Originally Posted by merv View Post
      His favourite action? What about you Kick were you happy with the weekend?

      Not entirely, but as we'd arrived at the track with a bike that wouldn't even start and in the end started and completed 3 races I shouldn't complain
    1. Drew's Avatar
      Drew -
      Quote Originally Posted by merv View Post
      Indeed, but they got off on the grass at that last start but the CTAS coverage wasn't close enough to show us exactly what happened, and they had a good comeback from that - well done boys .
      Wee nudge at turn one, I haven't managed to find the footage to watch myself.
    1. Kickaha's Avatar
      Kickaha -
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      ellipsis -
      ...great racing in that last race...a few more horses needed Drew...admirable battle...I just watched the last Gixxer 150 race...the battles, bashes and fisticuffs were superb...best race I saw all day...