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by Greg Watters
Sun Nov 19, 2017 8:03 am
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: theTRUTH
Replies: 206
Views: 13772

Re: theTRUTH

Hi Greg, thanks, it might look a little exaggerated in the pic ... it's 45 degrees; main reason was to get the steering head tube down as low as possible. Hoofhearted used 45 degrees on his bike and by all accounts that was very stable, so I went with that. It'll have quite a bit of trail ... which...
by Greg Watters
Sat Nov 18, 2017 7:11 am
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: theTRUTH
Replies: 206
Views: 13772

Re: theTRUTH

Build looks good but why so much rake ?
by Greg Watters
Tue Nov 07, 2017 7:11 am
Forum: International Event News
Topic: World Speed Trials Australia
Replies: 43
Views: 1495

Re: World Speed Trials Australia

Pete i will have to check who is the best contact , may push an association a bit far otherwise

The background pic on the poster is Leslie, thought i recognised the pic and particular the leathers
by Greg Watters
Sat Nov 04, 2017 8:10 pm
Forum: International Event News
Topic: World Speed Trials Australia
Replies: 43
Views: 1495

Re: World Speed Trials Australia

record is not recognised Gary

Seems the hump is ok , got an answer back a lot quicker than i expected
by Greg Watters
Sat Nov 04, 2017 7:38 pm
Forum: International Event News
Topic: World Speed Trials Australia
Replies: 43
Views: 1495

Re: World Speed Trials Australia

Any idea who to talk to on tech stuff , prefer to be the person who will be at the meeting , Charles maybe ?? reason for asking is i need new leathers and want airbag type (that first bounce was pretty rough ), the airbag has a hump which hold for the electronics and gas canister Depending on interp...
by Greg Watters
Fri Nov 03, 2017 7:17 pm
Forum: International Event News
Topic: World Speed Trials Australia
Replies: 43
Views: 1495

Re: World Speed Trials Australia

Oh good the IMN , Looks great Greg
Is that Leslie Porterfield ?

Yes Ronnie ,Kim and i are entering , FIM equivelent of APS1650BF and A1650BF, Hope to use this as a stepping stone for Bolivia in July
by Greg Watters
Mon Oct 30, 2017 12:07 pm
Forum: Queensland Timing Association
Topic: 29/1/17 QLD BIKE INSPECTION
Replies: 7
Views: 1469

Re: 29/1/17 QLD BIKE INSPECTION

Paul
I dont think Ross is doing this at the moment , Hopefully someone from up there will chime in if there is the chance of a preinspection

Otherwise if you have any questions just ask
Main things you will have to do are the safety wiring , chain guard and battery retainer
by Greg Watters
Tue Oct 24, 2017 7:54 pm
Forum: International Event News
Topic: World Speed Trials Australia
Replies: 43
Views: 1495

Re: World Speed Trials Australia

Page 1 of the 8 ,
Although this is a form i am familiar with to run FIM in USA , it states the FIM licence is not needed at national events and international events in Australia on page 1 with the insurance info
I think i will call MA and see what they think i need to enter
by Greg Watters
Fri Oct 20, 2017 10:26 pm
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: Gas Turbine streamliner
Replies: 62
Views: 13325

Re: Gas Turbine streamliner

Ian look up tinypic, they do similar to what photobucket once did ,
by Greg Watters
Thu Oct 05, 2017 9:57 pm
Forum: International Event News
Topic: Ack Attack in Bolivia
Replies: 25
Views: 2756

Re: Ack Attack in Bolivia

MCN UK has released a video from the Al Lamb perspective , its covered a big 4 days very well

http://ow.ly/vd0a30fDHBv
by Greg Watters
Thu Oct 05, 2017 9:55 pm
Forum: International Event News
Topic: Greg Watters
Replies: 7
Views: 584

Re: Greg Watters

Yeah me too Andrew, Thanks :D
by Greg Watters
Sat Sep 30, 2017 3:02 pm
Forum: International Event News
Topic: Ack Attack in Bolivia
Replies: 25
Views: 2756

Re: Ack Attack in Bolivia

Thanks Chris, if i can get my phone and computer to talk to each other again i will add a few of the inside of the motel , the outside does not do it justice And it looks like Bolivia 2018 is a very good chance of happening, and if so there will be a container going from Australia in May for a July ...
by Greg Watters
Fri Sep 29, 2017 7:47 pm
Forum: International Event News
Topic: Ack Attack in Bolivia
Replies: 25
Views: 2756

Re: Ack Attack in Bolivia

View from Cactus Island , track is right of centre 70 kms away http://i67.tinypic.com/1624scz.jpg More super hard salt http://i68.tinypic.com/1z6tjeh.jpg The open bikes Nick and Michael Aprilia http://i63.tinypic.com/6h5etz.jpg Al's http://i65.tinypic.com/2l915sn.jpg Ralphs http://i64.tinypic.com/2q...
by Greg Watters
Fri Sep 29, 2017 7:24 pm
Forum: International Event News
Topic: Ack Attack in Bolivia
Replies: 25
Views: 2756

Re: Ack Attack in Bolivia

Few pics from Bolivia Pic of the salt up close, http://i66.tinypic.com/2iqo5l2.jpg The nearest town Colchani in the foreground, salt motels near the salt entrance, Dakar monument where the road on the salt turns right and first right takes you to the track, its 20 miles out http://i67.tinypic.com/rk...
by Greg Watters
Thu Sep 28, 2017 8:22 pm
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: theTRUTH
Replies: 206
Views: 13772

Re: theTRUTH

And you can soften and reharden some grades of steel , talk to the guy that made it for you