Hi all ,i was busy tinkering in the garage when i remomoved the bash plate from my twin just to see whats what really ,anyhow i have started to fabricate a carbon fiber copy form the original i should have it done after my holidays all being good ..Would anyone be interested if i can replicate...
Just had the Alp pass its mot with a couple of expected advisorys. 1. Wear on rear tyre and 2. Front brake pads worn. Me and 3 mates are doing the NC 500 in May so now is a good time to get the bike fettled up. Been looking at getting some Goldfren ceramic carbon pads with sintered metal in...
A while back I had the head off my SLR and the piston had quite a bit of carbon on it but I was in a hurry to try and get the thing back together so didn't do anything about it.
I have seen on you tube this product Seafoam that is meant to clean your engine and was wondering if anyone...
The mixture on the front cylinder is rich and this foul the plugs up with carbon, which means I must clean or replace them often, the other cylinders fine,I did a trip to Malawi in October last year and had to change the plugs every 2000km. Is this the jets or air/ fuel mixture screwed?
I'm running a naked, tatty RD08 '99 Dominator and want to cover up the battery / air box.
After weeks of faffing about with paper templates, corrugated cardboard, duct tape, mdf and car body filler. I've finally, almost finished making a pair of prototype side panels.
The plan is to use these to...
Nothing about the SLR/FX phases me mechanically, except the first time I remove the cam cap bolts at the front of the head on a bike that's new to me.
There are four with an 8mm head and one with a 10mm head, the bottom of the threads is exposed to all the crap thrown up from the front wheel...
my name is markus and i am from berlin - germany. :-D
I bought my 2nd vara model 2001 last year.
With my first vara i had an accident. Shit happens.
This winter i will rebuild my vara with new rims and some parts get a carbon look (with water transfer print).
I hope some can help...
Just thought I would start a thread on hydrographics or water printing as it is sometimes known. I won't go into much details about the process here as you can see some good videos on youtube on what it is and how it's done. Only reason I have started this thread is that I only found out about...
Alpinestars jet road gore tex gloves for sale, size med/9 but on the generous side.
Totally waterproof and warm lined gloves with carbon knuckles.
As you can see one of the logos has faded but it doesn't affect the use of the gloves and they're in very good cond.
For Sale: Akropovic exhaust system for Honda Varadero XL1000
Having a clear out of all my surplus items, and we have here a "used but in great condition" Akropovic Titanium
exhaust system (2 end cans, 2 link pipes, 2 carbon end can hangers) for your Honda Varadero. These will come...
Is this stronger than the original aluminium bashplate? If it breaks does it shatter or split? I'd guess it's not repairable?
Smashed the hell out of mine at the Kielder K2 and on the TRF Coast to Coast Big Bore run this week...
As it says on the tin, need the heat shield that goes on the headers, fed up burning holes in the bottom of my Kevlar jeans on the way to work!
Anyone have one for sale as really don't like the carbon effect aftermarket ones?
Thanks in advance