Welcome, Guest. Please Login or Register

Author Topic: CRF450 Africa trip  (Read 717 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline sidetrack

  • Bachelor Dog
  • *****
  • Bike: Yamaha XT 660 Z
    Location: Gauteng
  • Posts: 13,650
  • Thanked: 394 times
  • T7 dreamin’ ....
CRF450 Africa trip
« on: December 25, 2012, 08:50:33 pm »
Little by little, one travels far
J.R.R Tolkien
 

Offline dirtWarp

  • Race Dog
  • ***
  • Bike: KTM 990 Adventure
    Location: Europe
  • Posts: 2,719
  • Thanked: 60 times
  • I crash like a champ!
Re: CRF450 Africa trip
« Reply #1 on: January 02, 2013, 10:09:57 pm »
Nice find!
Will take some time, reading the whole RR.  :thumleft:

What caused the stuck valve? Wonder if he did something wrong assembling it?
 

Offline GPW

  • Puppy
  • *
  • Bike: AJS (all models)
    Location: Western Cape
  • Posts: 45
Re: CRF450 Africa trip
« Reply #2 on: January 03, 2013, 10:45:12 am »
My brother in-law, Joe did part of the trip south (Nairobi to Cape Town). Those guys had a great time!!!!!
 

Offline sidetrack

  • Bachelor Dog
  • *****
  • Bike: Yamaha XT 660 Z
    Location: Gauteng
  • Posts: 13,650
  • Thanked: 394 times
  • T7 dreamin’ ....
Re: CRF450 Africa trip
« Reply #3 on: January 03, 2013, 11:56:15 am »
Nice find!
Will take some time, reading the whole RR.  :thumleft:

What caused the stuck valve? Wonder if he did something wrong assembling it?
There are two ride reports, both great reading  :ricky: It seems the biggest problems were the stators dying. Rest went pretty good
Little by little, one travels far
J.R.R Tolkien
 

Offline sidetrack

  • Bachelor Dog
  • *****
  • Bike: Yamaha XT 660 Z
    Location: Gauteng
  • Posts: 13,650
  • Thanked: 394 times
  • T7 dreamin’ ....
Re: CRF450 Africa trip
« Reply #4 on: January 03, 2013, 11:57:25 am »
My brother in-law, Joe did part of the trip south (Nairobi to Cape Town). Those guys had a great time!!!!!
I can imagine it being a great experience !
Little by little, one travels far
J.R.R Tolkien