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  1. AT continues to keep so clean!

    Africa Twin
    Recently finished the annual clean on my @. Thanks to ACF50 and liberal amounts of spray grease, I never cease to be amazed that under the last year's worth of crud, it fails to corrode or deteriorate to any notable extent. It's now been through 14 winters and remains in such excellent...
  2. VMCC Founders Relay Rally 1sy May

    Meet Ups / Rideouts
    On 1st May is the bi-annual Founders Relay Rally where VMCC members ride their bikes (that are 25+years old) between some of the 73 checkpoints across GB. The checkpoints are open from 9am (ish) to 4 pm (ish), some people do a short trundle others over 200 miles on a mix of machinery. Often...
  3. Annual meeting for Africa Twin club in Greece

    Regional Meets
    Who ever is in Greece 25-27 of September he should come to our annual meeting in Evoia Club Agia Anna with lots of games and parties The location of the camping on google maps...
  4. Moto Festival Athens Greece

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    Last weekend took place the annual moto festival in Athens Africa Twin club of Greece was there the whole weekend. We saw old and new friends We gave one motorcycle to Honda full of mud over the sign of True Adventure and generally we had wonderful time talking and dreaming about trips and...
  5. Greek Africa Twin annual meeting

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    Africa Twin club in Greece did its annual meeting in a hotel near Patra(South part of Greece) It was a meeting for joy Moto games, fun and dance untill late at night
  6. Forest sounds 2014

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    We were happy that we finally went to the annual festival on the mountains of central Greece Although the weather was not so good as usual we had great time once again A small video from the trip
  7. Talk me in or out of it!

    Well after me up and coming annual flit over the bridge and blast around S.Wales I'm toying with moving my Bandit on! I fancy something I've not had before and currently thinking of either: Honda Dullville and an older DR350, and yes I know two very different tools for different jobs (and prob...
  8. RD07 Engine cases to do or not to do?

    Africa Twin
    Hi team. The Africa is apart for its annual tappet check blah blah service. Both engine cases had a touch of corrosion when I bought it which looks a bit poor but obviously does not cause any probs apart from spoiling my pretty bike! Shall I go for it now and take the exhaust off along with the...
  9. Boxing Day meet Glos, Wilts, Bristol Nailsworth A46

    There is a bike meet at Tipputs Inn on the A46 south of Nailsworh. Its an annual event notionally a VMCC meeting but bikes & trikes from 1900 to 2013 are acceptable, vintage, classic, custom, your brand new Christmas pressie or your C50 all are welcomed, often old cars and usually a vintage...
  10. Invitation to my open 'studios' event Herefordshire

    Yes it is that time of year again. My annual Hereford Art week thing, most of the county's arty types are doing the open studios thing, I prefer the phrase Open Shed. Anyways, it starts on September7th and runs through to the 15th here is a link to the official site with directions etc Sculpture...
  11. Classic bike show

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    One of out local Villages has had today it's 3rd Annual Classic bike show, seems to be a day od bike and car shows down here today there's been several on. It was split into diffeent classes ie modern classic, classic, trike etc loads of classes i think there were about 200 bikes on display...
  12. Foreign Breakdown cover needed.

    I took out my insurance in January with Hastings direct including breakdown cover. Heading off to spain on sunday, I went to upgrade my breakdown cover and they tell me I cant ugrade it. Very helpful. So I need breakdown cover for spain at short notice, from 23 June to 2nd July. If I have to...
  13. Cambodia Dirt Bike Tour

    Hi all, Am new to the forum, ride an XR400 here in blighty, and am looking for 12 riders to sign up for an awesome dirt bike adventure through the heart of rural Cambodia. This is the first tour we are organising, but really want it to become a regular annual event. Anyone got any thoughts on...
  14. Failed emissions test

    Africa Twin
    I'm having trouble getting my bike to pass the mandatory annual emissions test out in Dubai. Have put new jets, changed air filters, fuel filters, float adjusted and tried a different exhaust but keeps failing. The readings are off the chart and bike seems to be running quite rich.I have been...
  15. Choices

    Since buying my bike I have had the little nag in the back of my mind that I should have bought the F650 instead. My bike is in Vines at the moment for its annual service and getting the Head race Bearings replaced ( it is true they are made of Cheese). I have a 650 on loan, It is a great little...
  16. Tough One - January 12th 2013

    Competitions / Trials
    There's the annual extreme enduro at Nantmawr quarry this weekend, the Tough One. I'm heading along to watch Mr Jarvis and co. tackle the traditional challenges of the quarry, such as the Root Of All Evil. Look out for the XRV in the car park. Iain
  17. Sixth Welsh Invasion 15/16/17th February 2013

    Welsh Invasion
    OK Guys and gals List of attendees Me + Sian PAID Hudders+1 PAID DC PAID Craig (one night ) PAID Stubbsie PAID PaulS PAID Pete + Debs PAID Austin + Anne PAID peterPan + wifey PAID...
  18. Charging flat battery.

    Mechanical Advice
    As usual, Transalp stuck in garage mid sept while I concentrate on preparing Cab (and finance) for annual replating and overhaul. Connected my XS 'smart' charger to it and it won't start to charge at all (3.2V). Not the first time this has happened to one of my batteries but the second time...
  19. AA European cover rip off

    I have AA Cover via my LLoyds TSB account and when my annual renewal came through for £116 in April I didnt renew, Well I'm off to Germany next month so phoned up about renewing the cover and surprise surprise - its now £240 for the renewal - guess they can poke it! TWATS....
  20. Subscription annually?

    Hi all, just a quick query! I thought that when I paid my first subscription last year it was for life and not an annual renewal. Am I correct in thinking this and it has now changed or has the cider and hard living finally caught up with me and I am disillusioned and getting confused with...