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Black Spur ( a quick squirt)

Discussion in 'Roads, Touring, Journeys, and Travel' at netrider.net.au started by PNUCKLE, Oct 17, 2006.

  1. #1 PNUCKLE, Oct 17, 2006
    Last edited by a moderator: Jul 13, 2015
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  2. Oh man. PNUT, get a polarising filter. I'm blinded. . . Or do the next run on an overcast day. :)

    Yeah, and tighten up some bolts on that bike will ya, especially the exhaust! Was that speedo deliberately disconnected, 'cos it didn't move. . .

    It is a nice run down the Spur though. :grin:
     
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  3. Polarising filter? waffor? the lens needs hood.
     
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  4. Cool
    Great idea champ - perhaps someone has a video of the Black Spur run that can rival this one...???

    The bar has been set
     
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  5. Nice one PNUT!
     
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  6. i think youll find half the noise was vibration not a ballsed up exhaust
    thats all
    good say to you
     
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  7. SORRY :shock: I'm an ammiture trying to learn with out any assistance
     
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  8. Looking good Billy Ray!
     
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  9. Good job mate! I like your super-sharp turn-in.

    This is not an attempt to steal PNUT's thunder, but rather to provide a video of a full run from the roadhouse at the top down to the bottom. PNUT's video starts in the same position as at time 5:18 in the following video. Also keep an eye out for the errant Toyota Tarago at time 5:28. It's a little hard to see with the camera angle given, but the guy starts off wholly on the wrong side of the road.

    It's a 101MB download. Best to do a right-click and save it for viewing later. Use Quicktime 7 to view.

    Click here for video

    Will likely pull the video down again in a few days.
     
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  10. I'll strap the cam to my mate Nath's k6 thou and you can see it at warp 9 :shock:

    He is fargin fast through there :cool:
     
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  11. Thanx Stew :grin:

    This vid is only designed so people that haven't been but have heard of the Black Spur to see what it would be like not set land speed records
     
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  12. Hmmm, it's not a contest, and there's not a huge difference between the two vids in the bits that overlap anyway. :) Just wanted to show the whole lot (well, the good bits), also for educational purposes.

    I tried uploading to YouTube, but the picture kwality makes baby Jesus cry. :cry:
     
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  13. 'cos it would look better Vic. I was refering to the flare off the instruments, windshield and road. A polariser would smooth out the bright spots.

    Lens hood would be good to. :grin:

    No criticism PNUT, just friendly advice.
     
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  14. Nice video! I took a look at arthur seat one, and it's quite interesting how the bike can actually pull at what is seems like 500rpm :eek:

    I can't say I like the sound of it compared to a 4-inline though :?
     
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  15. The power of a twin Javaman :LOL: :LOL:
     
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  16. go twin power.....

    nice vid pnut.
     
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  17. those quick turns are pretty good..shitty youtube and their compression though.
     
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  18. Nice vid!

    Sumfin up with ur speedo?
     
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  19. Feeling good, Louis! ... :p
     
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  20. nice vid, i def see the appeal of the black spur!

    now to get a camera setup for my old dinosaur to show some of my local roads :)
     
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