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    Rcktfsh

    Optimistic sellers

    Thread Starter: Rcktfsh

    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. ...

    Last Post By: Drew Yesterday, 16:43 Go to last post
    cotswold

    Race chassis

    Thread Starter: cotswold

    I just thought I would post these pictures of a couple of bikes I raced back when I was faster. The Waddon chassis was very basic but worked very well and I think would make a fantastic bucket frame. It was light and the bike handled well, the one I had was bought from Ian Young who had finished...

    Last Post By: Grumph Yesterday, 06:25 Go to last post
    Zukin

    Setting up for adventure riding

    Thread Starter: Zukin

    Hi again Now as you all know I am a novice when it comes to this, so again I ask for wisdom and advice! I have made a list of things I need (or want) in some sort order, am I on the right track? Please feel free to add or move things in your replies (it is for 2 bikes & riders), and imagine...

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    TZ350

    Speeduino 2T EFI Project

    Thread Starter: TZ350

    Moving on from Ecotrons, and Ecotrons is past history now I am moving forward with a Speeduino for my 2T two stroke EFI project. https://speeduino.com/wiki/index.php/Speeduino The mission is to find a way of taking a MAP value from the varying pressures in my two stroke crankcase so I can use...

    Last Post By: TZ350 Yesterday, 20:04 Go to last post
    scracha

    2019 Cliffhanger Hill Climb (road)

    Thread Starter: scracha

    23 & 24th March Cliffhanger Road Hill Climb All motorcycles and sidecars welcome. Free spectating and camping. Competitors: Saturday $100, Sunday $125 or $175 both days (entries after 1st Feb are priced higher) More details here:-...

    Last Post By: jellywrestler Yesterday, 20:11 Go to last post
    Fresh Oats

    So.... had my first tyre blowout....

    Thread Starter: Fresh Oats

    My own stupid stupid stupid fault. I knew the tyre pressure was getting low, I was meaning to check it. I could even feel it slipping when going around corners so I had a conscious decision that today was going to be the day. Complete forgot, nek minute *boom* followed by a hefty fishtail on a...

    Last Post By: Swoop Yesterday, 20:59 Go to last post
    Mental Trousers

    Books for motorcycling beginners

    Thread Starter: Mental Trousers

    This is a list of books that people might find helpful. All books are available on Amazon.com. Please note that none of these books have been reviewed by any member of Kiwibiker so if you would like to provide a review please do so in this thread. Any other suggested books can be added to the...

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    HEsch

    Similar to MT09?

    Thread Starter: HEsch

    I test rode an MT-09 on the weekend. Loved it although the handlebars were custom so I need to try one with standard bars and see if they are any better (something about the custom set up wasn't quite right). What other models will be similar power/size/weight/fun? Could be any brand. I'm...

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    arpa

    Yamaha XV500 project- piston ring question

    Thread Starter: arpa

    Hi All, I drifting further and further in my recently obtained Yamaha, as it has more issues than I expected. Engine apart, replacement crankshaft and con rods on the way from Ebay, also crankshaft bearings as well.. as is usual, I started to think about replacing all parts which is accessible now,...

    Last Post By: husaberg Yesterday, 13:03 Go to last post
    rudolph

    Converting an oil injection CCI system to premix

    Thread Starter: rudolph

    I use to own Yamaha DT 175s and an AG175 in my younger days, and been wanting something like that for a wile, I got the other day a 1984 YZ250 witch has a Suzuki TS185 motor shoehorned into it, it has the CCI injection removed witch feeds the LH main bearing witch now has lots of play, got another...

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  • Club Events

    by Published on 15th January 2010 16:17  Number of Views: 11045 
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    3. Club Events

    Ok guys and gals, it's time again to crown the new King of the Cliff Hanger, that is unless Drew Mair can retain his 2009 title !!

    Where: Te Wharau Road, Gladstone, East of Carterton.

    When: Saturday 20th and Sunday 21st March 2010.

    Entry forms and more information available at www.cliffhanger.org.nz (please be patient as the website is being updated over the next few days)

    Pre entering is advised for the hillclimb, as entries will be limited.

    There is also a rally being held adjacent to the hill climb pit area.

    Costs: $25 if before 10 March 2010, or $30 late entry.
    Meals: Roast dinner $14.00 (pre booked before 10 March only)
    Breakfast $7.00

    Other food (BBQ) and beverages (incl alcohol) available for sale at good rates. Free coffee.

    For more info - contact: Graeme
    Phone: 04 5654445 or 0274489106
    E-mail: cliffhangerrally@vodafone.co.nz for enquiries and entry forms

    Entry forms will also be up on the website in the next few days.

    There will be a live band - "Noise Control".

    Feel free to ask me anything about the hill climb, but refer to Graeme for the rally please.

    And if anyone is willing to assist with marshalling, please let me know.
    by Published on 30th May 2009 09:58
    1. Categories:
    2. Club Events

    B.E.A.Rs Social group Welly


    Ok, for all of you interested please come along if you can....



    LAST MEETING..WEDNESDAY 07 OCTOBER

    They are more than happy for us to bring our bikes into the complex (Parrot and Jigger is the building at the back nearest the rail lines)

    This is an informal get-together (its BEARs afterall) to discuss options for a rides/events and any other gos that you wish to share over a beer.

    Remember....'ANY' bike is welcome.

    NEXT GROUP RIDE, .... TO BE CONFIRMED!. .... watch this space!!http://www.kiwibiker.co.nz/forums/sh...post1129235069

    See you there!
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