THIS BLOG CHRONICLES A FAMILY MOTORCYCLE TRIP FROM CAPE TOWN TO SINGAPORE, FROM JANUARY TO APRIL 2012. THE GROUP COMPRISES MAL, SON JULIAN, DAUGHTER SHANNON, AND JOHN

Kit List

KIT LIST FOR 4 BIKES 4 SINGAPORE JANUARY – APRIL 2012

 

BIKE SPARES & TOOLS TOOL KIT
Air Filter

Brake Pads

Clutch Cable

Chain oil, Q-20 or WD-40

Electrical Tape

Engine Oil

Front Sprocket-15

Fuel Container

Fuel Filter

Grease

Oil Filter

Rear Sprocket-43

Selection of bolts, nuts, washers

Set of bulbs-H7 55W

Set of fuses

Throttle cable

3/8” Drive Ratchets and Sockets (also for rear    axle)

Chain Breaker, Chain press Tool Kit

Circuit Tester

File

Pliers

Screwdrivers (include small set)

Set of Allen Keys

Small hacksaw and spare blades

Stock tool kit

 

WHEELS & TIRES

12 Volt Compressor

90 degree valve extension

Heavy Duty Tube-Front 90/90 x 21

Heavy Duty Tube-Back 130/80 x 17

Puncture Repair Kit

Spoke Key

TyreLevers

Valve Puller

 

NAVIGATION & COMMUNICATION TOILETRIES
Batteries for cameras, torches, etc.

Cameras/Camcorder and all accessories    Chargers

Compass

GPS (Garmin) with maps

Guide Books with Kindle Reader

Laptop, Notepad, External Hard Drive

Maps

Memory Cards

Modem for Internet

Motorbike Charger with USB adapters

Route Notes

Small Binoculars

After Shave/Perfume

Anti Bacterial Hand Cream

Comb

Deodorant

Foot Scrub

Hand/ Face Cream

Nail Clippers

Razor and Blades

Shampoo

Shaving Cream

Soap

Tissues/ Handkerchief

Toilet Paper

Tooth Brush/ Paste

Towel

Wet Wipes

 

MISCELLANEOUS RIDING GEAR/ CLOTHING
Batteries (Rechargeable) and Charger

Bike Lock/ Chain

Bungee cords

Business Cards

Cable Ties-various sizes

Credit Cards (Visa preferred)

Duct Tape

Electrical Adapters

Fluorescent Marker

Lighter

Magnifying Glass

Money Bag/ Moon Bag

Multi Purpose Tool/ Knife

Pac Safe

Pen & Notebook

Pepper Spray

Pratley’s Steel Putty

Roc Straps

Rope (30 m)

Sewing Kit

Siphon Pipe

Small Calculator or use Cell Phone

Small Spade

Small Gifts

Spare Keys

Sun Glasses

Super Glue

Tea, Coffee, Soups, Oats, Snack Bars

Thermometer/ Clock Mounted on Bike

Torch and/ or Head Torch

Umbrella

Wallet & “Safe Wallet”

Washing Powder

Watch

Wire (rigid and electrical)

 

Balaclava/ Buff

Bandana

Belt

Bicycle Shorts

Casual shoes/ crocs., sandals

Ear Plugs

Helmet

Kidney Belt

Long Sleeve Shirt

Long Sleeve Survival Vest

Rain Suit

Riding Boots

Riding Gloves

Riding Goggles

Riding Jacket & Warm Jacket with hood

Riding Pants

Short Sleeve Vest

Shorts

Socks-3 Pairs of Riding Socks

Swimwear

Trousers

T-shirts

Underwear

 

DOCUMENTS

Carnet

Health Insurance Info., Cards, Phone Numbers

Insurance

International Driver’s Licence

Passports

Registration Papers of Bikes

Visas

MEDICAL SUPPLIES CAMPING
Anti-Fungal Cream

Anti-inflammatories

Antiseptic Cream

Arnica

Bandages & Tape

Broad-based Antibiotics

Burn Ointment/ Urtica Drops

Cold & Flu Medication

Diarrhea Tablets

Echinacea, Viral Choice

Eye Drops

Insect Repellent

Latex Gloves

Malaria Prophylaxis

Mosquito Net

Pain Medication

Personal Prescription Medication

Plasters/ Elastoplast/ Micropore

Re-hydration Sachets

Set of Needles & Syringes

Sun Screen

Thermometer

Tweezers

Water Purification Tablets/ Drops

 

Collapsible Bucket

Cooler Bag

Ground Sheet

LED Lantern (Rechargeable good but heavy)

Nylon rope (see listed elsewhere)

Pillow

Self inflating mattress (often leak)

Sleeping Bag (Silk lining)

Small Day Pack

Tent (Vango Hurricane 200 or 300)

 

COOKING

Cooker Stove (MSR Multi Fuel Stove-Dragon  fly Model)

Cooking Pot

Cup Cutlery

Dishwashing Soap

Drying Towel

Fuel

Plate

Pot Scourer

Water Containers

 

 

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One response

  1. Myrtle Boy

    Hi John
    Good to know you are going well. May God be your shade at your right hand each day!
    Have fun!
    Myrtle

    March 2, 2012 at 10:04

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