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Hello.. 3 months later... now going for my P's =D

Discussion in 'Welcome Lounge' at netrider.net.au started by kiet88, Mar 21, 2010.

  1. Hi All,

    I've been on the forums for over 3 months now, I thought it was about time i said a proper Hello... so Hello all fellow netriders. I'm David. I'm currently in my final year studying commerce at Uni melb and work in the city.

    I searched around and read on the forums for around a month before I got my learners in late December at RiderBros in Calder Park.

    I was in the market for either a Ninja, CBR or Across. I made the decision to go with the Across as i knew the storage compartment would come in extra handy for commuting to uni and work. So two weeks after my learners i bought the bike i wanted:.

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    Since then, I have attended almost all the Tuesday Night leaner riders and have enjoyed them tremendously. This bike has treated me well, no issue with it so far. I have used it to commute daily to work in the city and also uni, thats a round trip of 50km every day.

    Gear wise, I AGATT, which currently comprises of:
    • Shoei XR1000
    • Dainese leather Newsan
    • Draggin jeans x2
    • Astar GP Plus gloves
    • Sidi Vertigo Corsa
    With winter approaching im currently looking at wet weather gear to purchase online, as there is not that many styles to choose from in stores. But i am tossing up weather to buy leather pants now or wait till spring.

    So now that i've clocked up the Km and 3 months have passed, I will be going for my full license on Friday. So this coming Tuesday will officially be my last Learner ride as a learner.

    I think thats it.

    David
     
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  2. Welcome David, you look switched on, stay safe mate
     
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  3. In every respect, David, welcome to Netrider and the joys of riding....

    wet bum in winter (or any time in Melbourne)

    crazy drivers

    bugs in summer

    nagging, well-meaning friends

    etc etc

    :LOL:
     
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  4. Hi David and welcome to NR.

    Good luck going for the licence.
     
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  5. Thanks guys... I think i need to winter pants after this morning... my legs were freezing wearing draggins
     
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  6. Long johns FTW!
     
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  7. Probably a set of wet weather pants over the top of your draggins or a set of thermals under them, will help a lot.
     
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