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by scrubrunner
Fri Dec 22, 2017 12:28 am
Forum: Random chatter
Topic: Reindeer steaks yummy!!
Replies: 1
Views: 105

Re: Reindeer steaks yummy!!

there I was looking forward to a new recipe for cooking my reindeer steaks .... enjoy the salty windows on your car & here's to a happy & safe Christmas to you as well & keep up the head bending scribe work, good value!
by scrubrunner
Fri Dec 01, 2017 8:55 pm
Forum: KTM Meetups
Topic: brisbane area & beyond - day after termorras termorra
Replies: 17
Views: 1402

Re: brisbane area & beyond - day after termorras termorra

good to hear you're mending mate have to get it on the rd aye, as you mentioned soggy stuff - we've just received something along the lines of 5"+/- a couple of points over the past few days bit of local flooding, bit of roadway washing out here & there so from my perspective you picked the best tim...
by scrubrunner
Fri Nov 17, 2017 5:57 am
Forum: Forum Housekeeping
Topic: Facebook
Replies: 8
Views: 4264

Re: Facebook

RDKLL wrote:
Sun Nov 05, 2017 10:08 am
I like coming here...should do it more often!
+ 1 on that!!

need to get the subscriptions kicked into gear again though ....
by scrubrunner
Sun Nov 05, 2017 5:50 am
Forum: KTM Meetups
Topic: brisbane area & beyond - day after termorras termorra
Replies: 17
Views: 1402

Re: brisbane area & beyond - day after termorras termorra

cheers mate, had a decent run through the hinterland & surrounds, you would have enjoyed but hey nuther day no sweatski ...
by scrubrunner
Thu Nov 02, 2017 11:08 pm
Forum: KTM Meetups
Topic: brisbane area & beyond - day after termorras termorra
Replies: 17
Views: 1402

Re: brisbane area & beyond - day after termorras termorra

well bloke the wkend's on us aye - I'm committed already for sat but if you're game to play dodge the tax collectors in blue uniforms I can try catch up on sundy when you're finished in church ... samford servo on the roundabout 9ish? slow plod into the hills for an hr or 3 blow some cobwebs out .. ...
by scrubrunner
Sun Oct 29, 2017 1:26 am
Forum: Orange & Black or Black & Orange!
Topic: The Beast Gets A Beastly Tag
Replies: 19
Views: 1009

Re: The Beast Gets A Beastly Tag

Spiff wrote:
Fri Oct 27, 2017 9:21 pm
What rpm at 80mph in 6th? I would like to make it smooth at 75 to 80 in 6th. If 1 in the front is too much, I wonder about adding one or two at the rear.
fun little bit of software to play with mate

http://www.gearingcommander.com/
by scrubrunner
Tue Oct 17, 2017 10:09 pm
Forum: KTM Meetups
Topic: brisbane area & beyond - day after termorras termorra
Replies: 17
Views: 1402

Re: brisbane area & beyond - day after termorras termorra

wed morn & still raining here too we've picked up a touch over 80mm rain each 24hr cycle for the past 3 days so at last the tank water smells & tastes like water again - bugger mowing, marathon movie watching is my current past time & the power hasn't gone out!!
by scrubrunner
Thu Oct 12, 2017 10:37 am
Forum: Your adventures..
Topic: Jindy run 2017
Replies: 3
Views: 481

Re: Jindy run 2017

never having hit those parts I can only say thanks you've dangled the carrot - looks awesome
by scrubrunner
Fri Oct 06, 2017 9:51 am
Forum: Teething problems
Topic: Bike shuts off at low speed when cold and downshift to 1st
Replies: 35
Views: 3184

Re: Bike shuts off at low speed when cold and downshift to 1st

That's gotta be a relief!! Any idea how we find out which bikes were affected? most likely the ones that stall heaps for no apparent reasons aye, my biggest problem is the sugar cane converted to rum makes the ignition switch move, which causes me to lay down beside the bike & snore for a while til...
by scrubrunner
Thu Oct 05, 2017 7:49 am
Forum: Orange, Silver, Black or ?
Topic: 2017 Superduke R Clutch Maintenance/Issues
Replies: 3
Views: 469

Re: 2017 Superduke R Clutch Maintenance/Issues

mate the 990 crew might mock & scorn you posting 1290 in their forum :shock: RUN!! but re your query I belong heart & soul to a lovely black '15 that's never had clutch issues, knowing sfa about the '17 probably wont help you much other than to suggest checking the adjustment if you're having a hard...
by scrubrunner
Wed Oct 04, 2017 1:06 pm
Forum: KTM Meetups
Topic: brisbane area & beyond - day after termorras termorra
Replies: 17
Views: 1402

Re: brisbane area & beyond - day after termorras termorra

yeah bloke .. twist volume control open & grin shamelessly like a youngster with his first stick book aye, aside we'll have to get a lap of the hills organised sometime even if it's to run down into the nthrn rivers end of the world & a bit further - plenty of good pub accommodation down there!!
by scrubrunner
Tue Oct 03, 2017 10:05 pm
Forum: Forum Housekeeping
Topic: Private messages will not send
Replies: 10
Views: 727

Re: Private messages will not send

sounds like they have or had many good reasons to update the boards software aye, hopefully it get sorted sooner rather than later, things like this can lead to slow decline ....
by scrubrunner
Mon Oct 02, 2017 9:39 pm
Forum: Forum Housekeeping
Topic: Private messages will not send
Replies: 10
Views: 727

Re: Private messages will not send

yeah bloke - msg landed fine, regarding the admin team, not an apologetic for them but busyness of life may have caught them up aye, regarding supporter - top of page msg says: The board software has been upgraded to help prevent further spam. Donation function is temporarily disabled as it broke du...
by scrubrunner
Mon Oct 02, 2017 7:58 am
Forum: Forum Housekeeping
Topic: Private messages will not send
Replies: 10
Views: 727

Re: Private messages will not send

lets test this shit out aye? just sent you one mate outta curiosity as I see a couple sitting in my outbox but also know some I sent recently got there ... go figure ..
by scrubrunner
Mon Oct 02, 2017 7:45 am
Forum: KTM Meetups
Topic: brisbane area & beyond - day after termorras termorra
Replies: 17
Views: 1402

Re: brisbane area & beyond - day after termorras termorra

hey mate it'd be awesome to catch up, I tend to be more of the north side myself but there are a couple of us that toddle down that way for sh!ts n giggles so yeah stay in touch or message or something & it's bound to happen, I'm also a bit slow, I dont wear my rims out going round corners only me t...
by scrubrunner
Wed Jul 26, 2017 12:48 pm
Forum: Random chatter
Topic: Superduke GT vs Super Adventure S
Replies: 3
Views: 632

Re: Superduke GT vs Super Adventure S

as a sdr rider I'd have to guess wild that one's a touring for the road type bike & the other is for the road that's not always got a black sh!t surface ie adventure touring but to my eye it also looks fucking tall, me being a dichead type mode off - I understand the adventure monster thingo has a h...
by scrubrunner
Tue Jul 18, 2017 8:46 pm
Forum: Orange & Black or Black & Orange!
Topic: What to make of the Teething Problems forum
Replies: 26
Views: 3312

Re: What to make of the Teething Problems forum

I live & ride in mountain areas & have no complaints on the bike at all, the stealers on the other hand are & have proven themselves to me, to be total arse wipes completely void of anything remotely resembling integrity in their support, back up, parts carried or actual service which makes it damn ...
by scrubrunner
Tue Jul 18, 2017 11:38 am
Forum: KTM Meetups
Topic: brisbane area & beyond - day after termorras termorra
Replies: 17
Views: 1402

Re: brisbane area & beyond - day after termorras termorra

bump- sorta... few of us meeting down towards the goldy on sat morning kicking off at 8 at hungry jerks at oxenfart heading to the hills, there be a possessed loon on a 690, an even more possessed loon on an rc8 & a couple of supaducks 1 a 990 the other a 1290 anyone feeling up to a couple (or more)...
by scrubrunner
Thu Jul 13, 2017 3:12 am
Forum: Orange & Black or Black & Orange!
Topic: Life Expectancy.
Replies: 4
Views: 969

Re: Life Expectancy.

mate I've been around since jap bikes were considered shit & unreliable, euro bikes were always considered the benchmark for reliability & performance was a jousting contest with with some of the pommy steel, so here we are in an age that jap is considered reliable & we even have chinese, korean & G...
by scrubrunner
Fri Apr 14, 2017 12:37 am
Forum: Technical discussions
Topic: High fuel consumption?
Replies: 80
Views: 6803

Re: High fuel consumption?

So, the lightly used 2014 1290 R I picked up seems to have a high fuel consumption of about 9l/100 km (26.13 mpg). Yeah. That's basic town and surrounding area riding, a little B road stuff, nothing crazy. Bike is stock aside from Arrow muffler and full decat. Guess its running rich if the computer...