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Discussion in 'Welcome Lounge' started by kiwimike, Jul 6, 2006.

  1. Hi people,

    Just joined up for the netrider forum :grin:
    My name is Mike, live in Templestowe in Victoria, got a GSX1400, & love riding!
    Not too sure of the protocol for newbies on site, so please let me know if i'm doing it wrong! :?
    Anyway, big shout going out to you all, hope to play together out on the road sometime!!! :wink:
  2. Hi Mike & welcome - may one assume a NZ reference there?
  3. Hi Mike, welcome to the forum. Look forward to seeing you on a ride or at coffee.
  4. Hi Black Betty- hmmmmmm, can you tell? :LOL:
    Yes, i'm a kiwi!
    Travelled around a bit, left NZ in '96, worked in Japan, UK & Turkey, been in OZ for about 5yrs.
    Love to ride, always up for a blast!
  5. Nice one cadbury!
    Looking forward to it mate. :grin:
  6. The 1400cc, eh? I saw one in Canberra Motorcycle Centre. It's HUGE!!
  7. Hi sonja- its not too bad size wise, I guess its what you get used to.
    I just love the rip yer arms off accelleration! :grin: :grin: :grin:
  8. :rofl:
    Ever dropped it?

    I used to work in the city centre, and a guy who used to park where I did had a BMW R1100LT. My bf asked him once if he'd ever dropped it. The answer was yes, more than once, and that it weighed over 400kg.

    If you find the "Stupid Sonja" thread, that's when I last dropped mine.
  9. Welcome to the forum Mike.
  10. Hi kiwimike, welcome to the forum. :grin:
  11. Ke ora Mike. haramai to the fourm. How was that?
  12. That was pretty good ButtNuggeT!

    Thanks to everyone so far for the big welcome!
  13. choice bro, welcome to the forum. Cruise on down to Friday coffees at Southbank when you get a chance.

    mmmm 1400
  14. Deal bro!
    Might get down that way monday, I got an RDO. :grin:
  15. Hello Mike :)

    Welcome aboard :)

    Have fun and stay safe :)
  16. Welcome to the forum, Mike, you'll have to get together with Sir Skuffy, he's got a monster 1400 Suzi, rides the wheels off it too!
  17. G'day Kiwimike, welcome to the forums. Hopefully we'll catch you on a ride soon.

    safe riding,

    Firestorm. :grin: :grin: :grin:
  18. Gday and welcome to teh forum

    Cheers :cool:
  19. Thanks for the replies people, you've made me feel real welcome!
    Catch you all on the road!