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1200 EXplorer in thick sand!!! AMAZING!!!
« on: June 06, 2012, 10:59:44 am »
210 dirt kms on Saturday including 60kms of Riverbed !!!
another 100 kms on Sunday, and i can officially say .....WOW wasnt expecting that ?!?!
The bike is so steady and confident on the dirt, makes it an absolute pleasure off road.
at first , left traction on full and then switched over to 2 and then off for the riverbed sand !
left ABS ON as a tester.... works just fine on the dirt too. ( just cant get any decent slides going )

AMAZING MOTORCYCLE !!!!
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Re: 1200 Eplorer in thick sand!!! AMAZING!!!
« Reply #1 on: June 06, 2012, 11:02:50 am »
More pics! :ricky:
 

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Re: 1200 Eplorer in thick sand!!! AMAZING!!!
« Reply #2 on: June 06, 2012, 11:03:46 am »
Where do I click for the video of the riverbed? :mwink:
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Re: 1200 Eplorer in thick sand!!! AMAZING!!!
« Reply #3 on: June 06, 2012, 11:07:45 am »
a great looking bike and by the looks with a rider that knows what they are doing is going to turn out to be an extreme fun adventure bike. :thumleft:
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Re: 1200 Eplorer in thick sand!!! AMAZING!!!
« Reply #4 on: June 06, 2012, 12:56:58 pm »
thick sand? looks more like hard pack highway to me. All road tyres.  :peepwall: :biggrin:

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Re: 1200 Eplorer in thick sand!!! AMAZING!!!
« Reply #5 on: June 06, 2012, 01:28:45 pm »
Maybe uses helium to inflate tyres
 

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Re: 1200 Eplorer in thick sand!!! AMAZING!!!
« Reply #6 on: June 06, 2012, 01:51:03 pm »
If there is no sand it must be the rider that's so good :peepwall:
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Re: 1200 Eplorer in thick sand!!! AMAZING!!!
« Reply #7 on: June 06, 2012, 03:27:16 pm »
I would like to give this bike a ride one day..
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Re: 1200 Eplorer in thick sand!!! AMAZING!!!
« Reply #8 on: June 06, 2012, 03:52:36 pm »
Where do I click for the video of the riverbed? :mwink:

Ill see what i can do!!! :thumleft:
 

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Re: 1200 Eplorer in thick sand!!! AMAZING!!!
« Reply #9 on: June 06, 2012, 03:56:38 pm »
Is the Eplorer the cheaper version of the Explorer?  :lamer:

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Re: 1200 Eplorer in thick sand!!! AMAZING!!!
« Reply #10 on: June 06, 2012, 03:57:44 pm »
Was the SMT with on all the off road bits
 

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Re: 1200 Explorer in thick sand!!! AMAZING!!!
« Reply #11 on: June 06, 2012, 03:59:04 pm »
thick sand? looks more like hard pack highway to me. All road tyres.  :peepwall: :biggrin:

Are you one of those geniuses who can only ride dirt on Knobblies ?
Pity .... us real men use ordinary tyres for extreme shit!!!!
 

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Re: 1200 Eplorer in thick sand!!! AMAZING!!!
« Reply #12 on: June 06, 2012, 04:00:33 pm »
Is the Eplorer the cheaper version of the Explorer?  :lamer:

Nope its the un "X-Rated" version!!! :thumleft:
 

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Re: 1200 Eplorer in thick sand!!! AMAZING!!!
« Reply #13 on: June 06, 2012, 04:02:28 pm »
Was the SMT with on all the off road bits

Nope, only on-road!!!
 

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Re: 1200 Eplorer in thick sand!!! AMAZING!!!
« Reply #14 on: June 06, 2012, 04:05:01 pm »
Maybe uses helium to inflate tyres

Yes! 1.0Bar of Hindenburg's exported helium!!! :deal:
 

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Re: 1200 Explorer in thick sand!!! AMAZING!!!
« Reply #15 on: June 06, 2012, 04:08:42 pm »
thick sand? looks more like hard pack highway to me. All road tyres.  :peepwall: :biggrin:

Are you one  of those geniuses who can only ride dirt on Knobblies ?
Pity .... us real men use ordinary tyres for extreme shit!!!!

Michnus has been on a couple of off road trips
 :pot:
 

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Re: 1200 Explorer in thick sand!!! AMAZING!!!
« Reply #16 on: June 06, 2012, 04:16:03 pm »
thick sand? looks more like hard pack highway to me. All road tyres.  :peepwall: :biggrin:

Are you one  of those geniuses who can only ride dirt on Knobblies ?
Pity .... us real men use ordinary tyres for extreme shit!!!!

Michnus has been on a couple of off road trips
 :pot:

Bliksem, extreme shit se jy?  :biggrin:

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Re: 1200 Explorer in thick sand!!! AMAZING!!!
« Reply #17 on: June 06, 2012, 04:17:29 pm »
thick sand? looks more like hard pack highway to me. All road tyres.  :peepwall: :biggrin:

Are you one  of those geniuses who can only ride dirt on Knobblies ?
Pity .... us real men use ordinary tyres for extreme shit!!!!

Michnus has been on a couple of off road trips
 :pot:

And so has Michael Jackson!
 

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Re: 1200 Eplorer in thick sand!!! AMAZING!!!
« Reply #18 on: June 06, 2012, 04:21:01 pm »
I rode one but only on the highway and the city steets.  Handling, braking, excellent.  Feels lighter, plenty of torque, very smooth engine.  It is a winner on the paved road.
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Re: 1200 Eplorer in thick sand!!! AMAZING!!!
« Reply #19 on: June 06, 2012, 04:22:50 pm »
Fuck you are a chirpy guy! Are you the heavy short ou in the pics?