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08 March 2019

Beta Xtrainer 300 Long Term Update #9

Saying goodbye to my Beta Xtrainer brought mixed emotions. On one hand, she’d been a great ride for the past 12 months.

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07 March 2019

Beta Xtrainer 300 Long Term Update #8

I had been flogging the Beta Xtrainer for a solid 40 hours, after Olly Malone did 29, and it was starting to look a little second hand.

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03 March 2019

Beta Xtrainer 300 Long Term Update #7

The trailriding crew at ADB have been turning a few people to the dark side lately, most notably Technical Editor Mat Boyd, but I’ve usually stuck to motocross.

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01 March 2019

Beta Xtrainer 300 Long Term Update #6

The little Beta Xtrainer has been working hard this month. Mitch and I have been getting out every week to explore the Watagans in NSW and discover new trails.

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27 February 2019

Beta Xtrainer 300 Long Term Update #5

Our Beta Xtrainer long-termer is coming along nicely and this month it took a big step forward with the addition of a tall seat, new rear tyre and linkage guard.

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21 February 2019

REVIEW: SHOEI VFX-WR ZINGER HELMET

No, this is not a new burger from KFC. But, if it was, it would sit at the top of the Colonel’s spicy Zinger range.

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21 February 2019

REVIEW: RK RACING CHAIN AND SPROCKETS

RK Racing chain and sprocket kits come with a countershaft sprocket manufactured from SCM-415 alloy steel with a shot- peened surface.

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21 February 2019

LONG TERM UPDATE: SHERCO 450SEF-R SIX-DAYS

My time with the Sherco 450SEF-R Six-Days has come to an end and if I was, to sum up, my seven months with the beast in one word, I’d say “surprising”.

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20 February 2019

USED BIKE: 2013-2016 Suzuki RM-Z450

The Suzuki RM-Z450 was the first production motocrosser to be fitted with electronic fuel injection. It burst onto the scene in winning fashion, dominating U.S. racing with Ricky Carmichael.

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20 February 2019

FACTORY TEST: Broc Grabham's Gas Gas EC300

Ben Grabham tests his little brother Broc's Gas Gas EC300 race bike.

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19 February 2019

REVIEW: POD K8 KNEEBRACE V2

I've been protected by POD kneebraces for seven years and I think they’ve saved me from at least half a dozen serious knee injuries and numerous minor ones.

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16 February 2019

LONG TERM UPDATE: SWM RS500R Part 9

No matter how you slice it, the SWM RS500R packs a whole lot of dirtbike riding goodness for the admission price – just $8990 plus ORC.