Monday, August 03, 2015

...::: STEEL .... 'style and passion' ::...

...::: It's not how much we give, but how much Love we put into giving :::...

- Quote -
" it's not just about dressing up, it's about really appreciating the beauty of fatique and the feeling
of accomplishing something at the end. It's still competitive for one's self,  because you
challenge yourself by doing a long route with climbs on these kinds of bikes..."
- Unquote -








Wednesday, July 15, 2015

~ Maaf Zahir Batin ~


Selamat Hari Raya Aidil Fitri
Maaf Zahir & Batin

Kepada rakan2 yg membuat perjalanan jauh, sama2 kita doakan agar selamat dalam
perjalanan pulang ke kampong halaman utk bertemu orang tersayang.

~ Insya Allah ~



Friday, July 03, 2015

- Best moments in 'Jelajah Borneo 2014' -


- the old skool -



'sharing'










- Tip Of  Borneo -





- Bumi Kenyalang -


Met John and Greg from Brisbane, Australia.
Both enjoying their 2 weeks leave on bike.
They start from Kuching and finish at Kota Kinabalu.


- Bumi Kenyalang -

R&R  Simpang Layar, Betong Sarawak






Wednesday, May 14, 2014

- Pack ur' Bike -

Sebelum 'packing', semua peralatan ditimbang (berat). Mudah, untuk bajet berat yang
telah khaskan bagi menaiki Pesawai AirAsia. i.e. Sport Equipments - 20kg,
bagasi 15kg dan 'handbag' yang boleh dibawa naik pesawat 7kg.
Refer : http://ramlydirtcorner.blogspot.com/2014/04/jelajah-borneo.html

Jumlah berat keseluruhan (approx.) :- 
  • Frame basikal + racks - MTB clipless paddle + Saddle + seat post : approx. 10 kg
  • Rear w/heelset + tire & tube : 2 kg
  • Front w/set + tire & tube : 1.5 kg
  • 2 man-tent : 2 kg
  • 2 x Panniers : 2.5 kg
  • Dry Bag : 300gram
  • Bag untuk basikal : 2 kg
  • MTB Cycling shoes : 1.8 kg
  • Sleeping Bag : 2 kg
  • Tools & spare tire & tube, spair chain & pin :
  • Personal/Pakaian : ..... ? ? ?
  • Gadget i.e. camera, tripod stand etc : ... ? ? ? 

- Bike -
  • Seat post - buka & tape atau tanda 'seatpost height'
  • Rear Derailleur (RD) - buka dan 'secure' dengan cable tie.
  • Drop Bar - buka bahagian atas sahaja dan longgarkan 'cable brake' depan & belakang ....
  • Crankset - dibalut ...
  • Rack : longgarkan skrew pada seatpost. Laraskan 'rack' dan secure dengan cable tie.
  • Rear w/set : susun/laras agar 'cassette' tidak terkena pada 'frame' .... secure dgn cable tie.
  • Front w/set : susun/alas dan secure dgn cable tie ...
  • Helmet + pump basikal + 2 man-tent - 3 water bottles
'Allahu Rabbi - permudahkan perjalanan ku '

Monday, May 12, 2014

Check List - 'Jelajah Borneo'

...::: "Dream Big, Work Hard & Stay Focus" :::...

  • Raleigh @ 'Old Skool': Ubahsuai dan gunapakai peralatan MTB lama .... semua 'basic MTB components'. Guna - two piece crankset 42/32 -, RD dan 9 speed MTB cassette. Dah buat servicing & tested GOOD.
  • Tires - New Urban Commuter Tire ....
  • MTB clipless paddle -
  • 'Drop bar' -
  • Tail light -
  • Cable lock - ? ?
  • 3 water bottles - Satu kat 'down tube', dua lagi kat 'seat post'. Saya dinasihat rakan dari Sabah agar bawa minuman & makanan 'extra' ketika kayuh. Semua laluan (Sabah) yang bakal dilalui berbukit @ 'hilly'. Beberapa laluan jauh dari kampong i.e. Semporna ke Lahad Datu, Sandakan ke Beluran etc. Ada yang jaraknya lebih dari 80km, baru jumpa kampong. So 'be prepare'.....
  • Rear Panniers - waterproof...
  • Top Peak 'handle bar bag' -
  • 1 x spare tire ...
  • 2 x spare tubes with puncture kit.
  • 1 x Spare chain and pin - NEW..... ? ? ?
- without rack -

- Tool -
  • 1 x Alien multi tool -
  • 1 x 2 tooth brush/chain brush
  • 1 x penknife
- Clothing -
  • 1 x helmet
  • 1 x cycling cap
  • 3 x T-shirt
  • Sunglass -
  • Rain coat -
  • Glove - 2 pairs
  • Arm warmer - 1 pairs
  • 2 x Short 3 quarters
  • 1 x 'kain pelikat'
  • 2 Cycling Shorts -
- Camping -
  • 2 men tent - 
  • Head light -
  • Sleeping bag -
  • Waterproof ground sheet -
  • Ropes -
- Cooking
  • Fork and Spoon     
  • Camping stoves
  • 2 x 'mess tin' 
- Personal -
  • 1 tube toothpaste
  • 2 toothbrushes
  • 1 travel towel -
  • 1 plastic wallet
  • 1 soap in travel container
  • Shaver
- Travel -
  • International Passport - in plastic/waterproof bag.
  • Maps- Sabah, Sarawak dan Brunei DarulSalam
- Recreation -
  • 1 writing pen -
  • Camera -
  • External Hard disk 500GB
- First Aid -
  • Emergency 'dental kits' -
  • Antiseptic -
  • Bandage - small, medium, large
  • Gauze pads - 
  • 1 roll medical tape -
  • Dehydration Salt -
- Repair Kits -
  • Cables ties ..... small, medium and long
  • 1 roll duct tape (black) -
  • 2 'Gum Gajah' - strong glue 
- Moral - 
'prepare for worst, expect the best' ....... Insya'Allah.

~> Refer: 'Jelajah Borneo'