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andy666 last won the day on January 21

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About andy666

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  1. andy666

    Yeppoon 2019

    That’s a bummer mate, but I hope everything works out and she gets better soon.
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    The things you find at jaycar

    Haha, someone had a good laugh when they adding products to the jaycar online store. Too bad they are now out of stock https://www.jaycar.com.au/flux-capacitor/p/OUTATIME
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    F#@k It All....

    That first jump was HUGE!
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    eBay & Gumtree Finds

    Peter Lynne Foil Kite’s x 8 on Gumtree http://www.gumtree.com.au/s-ad/1206773160?utm_campaign=socialbuttons&utm_content=app_ios&utm_medium=social&utm_source=sms
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    Chain lube for kite lines

    No odour. I can’t say about staining fabric, but will see.
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    Chain lube for kite lines

    I sold my mountain bike a few weeks ago and I was going through the bits and pieces I still had for it (deciding what to sell or throw out), when I came across some chain dry lube. A wax based, solvent free lube. That is designed to not attract dust or wash off with water. Hmmm, What could I possibly use this for? it was obvious really. So today I grabbed a length of old kite line, wiped some on and let dry for half an hour. this is the result. The chain lube was applied to the left half obviously. The coated line has a nice slippery feel, that didn’t want to rub off. I also ran my finger nails up and down it to try and get the little frayed bits to stand up, but they mostly stayed stuck down. A bottle of this chain lube sells for about $15 and 120ml should be enough to do at least 10 sets of lines. So now it’s just a matter of time and motivation to coat some full sets of lines.
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    Now this scary. Pretty much dead if things go wrong
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    Lightweight Buggy rims

    @windstruck I think your right about the plastic rims being the lightest option. i think the benefit of allow rims is that they seat the tyre a bit better and are more balanced? @.Joel @Chook Am I on the right track with that idea? I’m not sure why guys with big go fast buggies are worried about saving a few grams on wheels, when the buggies themselves weigh 50kg+ @.Joel side note: I just used the updated emojis menu for the first time. Is there any way that we can put ek’s original “general” emojis at the top, so that we don’t have to scroll through all the crappy phone emojis first. The EK ones are a lot more interesting and unique to the forum.
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    Peter Lynn Bomba

    Bomba sold
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    Sand in Your Undies at Kingston SE 2019

    Cracked the chassis rob, or it rusted through?
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    Kite buggy, kites to new home

    It looks like a peter Lynn race buggy with a braced giga strong rear axle. the axle is probably on backwards as the bracing usually runs along the top to stop it bending from downward force. The package is a bargain though. The buggy alone would be worth $450
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    eBay & Gumtree Finds

    19m Peter Lynn venom and mountain board only $260!!! http://www.gumtree.com.au/s-ad/1204152643?utm_campaign=socialbuttons&utm_content=app_ios&utm_medium=social&utm_source=sms
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    Peter Lynn Bomba

    @Northern Kites Australia Here is some detailed info on the Bomba.
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    New PKD Brooza IV

    I love the colours. It may be the lighting, but it looks like an almost gunmetal grey what else are pkd making now days or have they gone the way of flexifoil and all but disappeared?
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    Peter Lynn Bomba

    I have no idea how it compares to the final release.