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by snaphappy
Thu Oct 31, 2013 4:51 pm
Forum: TRAVEL
Topic: the cost of RTW travel
Replies: 108
Views: 11999

Re: the cost of RTW travel

So what's missing from this list? Daily expenses - fuel - camping or hostel fees - food same as at home - drink same as at home - leisure Other expenses - wear & tear items (chain/sprocket; brake pads; tyres & tubes; oil & filter; air filter;) - mechanical assistance ADAC - medical assistance ADAC -...
by snaphappy
Thu Oct 31, 2013 11:57 am
Forum: TRAVEL
Topic: the cost of RTW travel
Replies: 108
Views: 11999

Re: the cost of RTW travel

Elle, What makes going to NZ difficult, or are thinking of emigrating there ? Sorry Ray, it was in response to Pinball's question about me going - if I ride to NZ (or beyond), it's not likely that I'll come back Redmurty wrote: NZ looking for plumbers ? may have to retrain. Itchy feet Elle ? cheers...
by snaphappy
Tue Oct 29, 2013 7:54 pm
Forum: THE PUB
Topic: Any good motorbike books on Denmark, Norway and Sweden??
Replies: 39
Views: 3469

Re: Any good motorbike books on Denmark, Norway and Sweden??

I have the Lonely Planet guides for both Sweden and Norway if you want them.

I read them both before I went really for backpackers but not too bad with good tips on budget hotels

PM me if your interested
by snaphappy
Fri Oct 04, 2013 5:33 am
Forum: MEETS & RUNS
Topic: HUBB Meeting Germany
Replies: 4
Views: 757

Re: HUBB Meeting Germany

I'm going, volunteered to help out too. I'll be on the German plated Black/Red/Silver RD04
by snaphappy
Tue Oct 01, 2013 10:21 am
Forum: VIDEOS
Topic: What caused this?
Replies: 86
Views: 9185

Re: What caused this?

It was the bike that caused the incident (from what we can see) I dearly wish I could run to the defence of the people riding motorbikes, there is not enough video to show what really happened, the person at 20-25sec had a testosterone overdose and from the bits we can see certainly looks as though ...
by snaphappy
Fri Sep 20, 2013 6:52 pm
Forum: ACCESSORIES
Topic: Too much or not?
Replies: 8
Views: 1642

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Brilliant :-) :-)

Signature;- Current bike, 1991 Africa Twin RD04
by snaphappy
Fri Sep 20, 2013 10:30 am
Forum: COMPETITIONS
Topic: Austin Vince - Mondo Sahara - win tickets to launch party
Replies: 51
Views: 9755

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1658

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Signature;- Current bike, 1991 Africa Twin RD04
by snaphappy
Fri Sep 20, 2013 8:43 am
Forum: About GPS and GPS routes
Topic: Navigation systems....Help needed!
Replies: 13
Views: 2704

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I'm a similar technophobic fool or maybe a Luddite but I have just forked out on an all singing and dancing garmin. It can have normal sat nav mapping installed plus the topographical stuff. I've been assured using openstreetmaps.org is easy too and free some of which are routable. No doubt I'll be ...
by snaphappy
Wed Sep 18, 2013 10:36 am
Forum: ACCESSORIES
Topic: FFS......
Replies: 29
Views: 5485

Re: FFS......

On a long haul, overlanding for a year or more completely self sufficient...Brilliant idea, dont think they have been made for the weekend rally rider. Have a look at the trailers available for overlanding pushbikes. Much better weight distribution, Would use it with a chain drive only though, Sproc...
by snaphappy
Mon Sep 16, 2013 4:47 pm
Forum: ACCESSORIES
Topic: roadbook paper
Replies: 10
Views: 1647

Re: roadbook paper

Yes as Richard says, it will react to sunlight so you wont be able to keep them long, but I suppose you'll be using them with hand written notes any way.

IF you can get the paper into a printer then you could use this

http://rbeditor.valleyfield.se/en/

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