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#1 dandywarhol

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Posted 28 June 2006 - 07:32 am

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Posted 28 June 2006 - 09:41 am

QUOTE(dandywarhol @ Wed 28th Jun 2006, 08:17 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>

According to this site we'll be fine, with a bit of rain on saturday night
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According to the BBC, it'll be fine until sunday
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Posted 28 June 2006 - 10:29 am

Rainsuits don't take much room, pack it anyway.
Any time I go a distance I pack the rainsuit just in case, better to have it and not need it....
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Posted 28 June 2006 - 10:51 am

QUOTE(tdm850rider @ Wed 28th Jun 2006, 11:14 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Rainsuits don't take much room, pack it anyway.
Any time I go a distance I pack the rainsuit just in case, better to have it and not need it....

Thomas, a rainsuit and a wetsuit are different things.
a rainsuit keeps you dry
wetsuit makes you look more like a gimp.

i have an 850 so i use a rainsuit.
dandy rides a 900, hence the wetsuit comment

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to fit : led brake light strip, replacement heated grips

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Posted 28 June 2006 - 10:59 am

forecast is looking good...
here in belgium it will be 31C by sunday ... shift RTT to belgium?
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Posted 28 June 2006 - 11:06 am

QUOTE(Guinness @ Wed 28th Jun 2006, 11:44 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
forecast is looking good...
here in belgium it will be 31C by sunday ... shift RTT to belgium?
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Posted 28 June 2006 - 03:23 pm

QUOTE(Emmett @ Wed 28th Jun 2006, 10:51 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Can we all stay in your house G? banana.gif



can we transfer the lakes over there as well "lock stock and barrel" wink.gif


seriously though without some "romeo,alpha,indigo,november" the lakes would not exist rotflmmfao.gif


what will be, will be just come prepared rolleyes.gif

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Posted 28 June 2006 - 08:13 pm

It aint called the lake discrict for nutting you know. To get puddles that big its gotta rain some time.

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Posted 28 June 2006 - 09:23 pm

QUOTE(Toneski @ Wed 28th Jun 2006, 05:36 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Thomas, a rainsuit and a wetsuit are different things.
a rainsuit keeps you dry
wetsuit makes you look more like a gimp.

i have an 850 so i use a rainsuit.
dandy rides a 900, hence the wetsuit comment

Bring out the gimp!


ahhh thougt it was like the 'lorry' thing.
Here you wear a wetsuit to go scuba diving... surely the rain isn't bad enough for scuba gear?
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Posted 29 June 2006 - 04:53 am

The sun's just come out in Wales! That's an omen that is! Now where did I put those bloody skis!

#11 Guinness

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Posted 29 June 2006 - 09:12 am

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QUOTE(bondy @ Wed 28th Jun 2006, 08:58 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
It aint called the lake discrict for nutting you know. To get puddles that big its gotta rain some time.

yeah ... just preferably not some time we are there

forecasted weather keeps getting better and better
20-25C by weekend !!! bloomin heck
and MAYBE a lil shower

on tuesday there's a front coming in from the southwest during afternoon ... argh
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Posted 29 June 2006 - 01:29 pm

QUOTE(tdm850rider @ Wed 28th Jun 2006, 10:08 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
ahhh thougt it was like the 'lorry' thing.
Here you wear a wetsuit to go scuba diving... surely the rain isn't bad enough for scuba gear?


It was more to keep Emmett dry when he lands in the lake............................he's gettin' a bit cheeky y'know..............

QUOTE(tdm850rider @ Wed 28th Jun 2006, 10:08 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
ahhh thougt it was like the 'lorry' thing.
Here you wear a wetsuit to go scuba diving... surely the rain isn't bad enough for scuba gear?

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Posted 29 June 2006 - 04:24 pm

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It was more to keep Emmett dry when he lands in the lake............................he's gettin' a bit cheeky y'know..............



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#14 TonyDevil

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Posted 29 June 2006 - 04:42 pm

QUOTE(dandywarhol @ Thu 29th Jun 2006, 02:14 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
It was more to keep Emmett dry when he lands in the lake............................he's gettin' a bit cheeky y'know..............

thats called a dry suite, they keep the water out totally
a wetsuite holds air close to your skin so that you dont get cold, but does nothing to stop the water getting in
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to fit : led spotlights, heated grips, new braided lines and rear caliper that actually has bleed nipples
Silver-ish 2003 900, 70k miles, PilotRoad3 front tyre (new@65k) & PR2 rear(new at 69k), Renthal 755 bars with KTM handguards, oxford unheated grips, power commander 3usb, scorpion titanium exhausts, standard screen with vario winglet thingy, stainless grill, oem centre stand, bagster tank cover, givi monokey topplate mounted on grabrail with V46 topbox, Givi PL pannier rails with E21s, crash bungs, mirror extender thingys, Halfords Advanced Laser Blue brillance bulbs, 21w led spotlights, touring scottoiler with leehenty dual nozzle, Autocom with blueteeth & PMR radio, TomTom Rider3 Urban, winter style anti-dazzle coating
to fit : led brake light strip, replacement heated grips

current rides : TDM850 3vd/mk1=tourer&scratcher, TRX850=weekend twisty toy, TDM900=commuter, Z750 hardtail=project
gone but not forgotton : XTZ750=overland touring toy, GS500e, GS125

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Posted 29 June 2006 - 04:56 pm

QUOTE(Toneski @ Thu 29th Jun 2006, 05:27 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
thats called a dry suite, they keep the water out totally
a wetsuite holds air close to your skin so that you dont get cold, but does nothing to stop the water getting in
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wharra bout a lycra suit...... punishment.gif

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engine changed july 2007 on a dyno run it made 79.1BHP / Torque 59.9Had a brief flirtation with a 1999 MKIIa but it blew an exaust valve on the M5 so was sold on to be repaired.

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#16 dandywarhol

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Posted 29 June 2006 - 05:10 pm

QUOTE(Toneski @ Thu 29th Jun 2006, 05:27 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
thats called a dry suite, they keep the water out totally
a wetsuite holds air close to your skin so that you dont get cold, but does nothing to stop the water getting in
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I thought a dry suite would be where you put your dry suit to dry out tongue.gif

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Posted 29 June 2006 - 09:48 pm

QUOTE(Toneski @ Thu 29th Jun 2006, 11:27 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
thats called a dry suite, they keep the water out totally
a wetsuite holds air close to your skin so that you dont get cold, but does nothing to stop the water getting in
tongue.gif


Close, actually it holds water close to your skin which your body heat warms up rather than the constant cold of the ocean. banana.gif
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Posted 03 July 2006 - 07:30 pm

QUOTE(tdm850rider @ Thu 29th Jun 2006, 10:33 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Close, actually it holds water close to your skin which your body heat warms up rather than the constant cold of the ocean. banana.gif

ok ok, picky picky tongue.gif lol
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to fit : led spotlights, heated grips, new braided lines and rear caliper that actually has bleed nipples
Silver-ish 2003 900, 70k miles, PilotRoad3 front tyre (new@65k) & PR2 rear(new at 69k), Renthal 755 bars with KTM handguards, oxford unheated grips, power commander 3usb, scorpion titanium exhausts, standard screen with vario winglet thingy, stainless grill, oem centre stand, bagster tank cover, givi monokey topplate mounted on grabrail with V46 topbox, Givi PL pannier rails with E21s, crash bungs, mirror extender thingys, Halfords Advanced Laser Blue brillance bulbs, 21w led spotlights, touring scottoiler with leehenty dual nozzle, Autocom with blueteeth & PMR radio, TomTom Rider3 Urban, winter style anti-dazzle coating
to fit : led brake light strip, replacement heated grips

current rides : TDM850 3vd/mk1=tourer&scratcher, TRX850=weekend twisty toy, TDM900=commuter, Z750 hardtail=project
gone but not forgotton : XTZ750=overland touring toy, GS500e, GS125

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