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  1. Stefter Reinforced Sprocket

    Africa Twin
    Hi there, Does anybody got a spare reinforced sprocket and wouldn´t mind to sale it? Tried to contact Stefter the french guy who make them with no success...and also the waiting list seems to be a mile long. My countershaft is too knackered to carry on using the bike! Thanks in advance!
  2. Happy and safe New year.

    Happy New Year to all our members wherever you may be in the world....:thumbup: I am so looking forward to 2017 because for the first time in 10 years ,I dont have to carry my son as a passenger as he passed his test and has his own bike now. Have a great night everyone and try stay...
  3. For Sale: brand new sidi boots

    For Sale / Wanted
    Hi I have a brand new pair of sidi boots size 50 uk 14 .. These have never been used as new condition , cost me £175, but i would accept £90 .. Grab a bargin . Also have a plastic top box and fixing plate can carry one helmet.. £20 Will put them on ebay if no interest...:thumbup:
  4. Transalp Travel Spares Kit.

    Hi Guys, Thinking of adding bearings to my spares kit. Does anyone know if the wheel bearings (front/rear & kush drive) are the same for my 88 bike and 99 bike; only want one kit to fit both if poss. Have had a surf but get conflicting info. Actually, might be a good topic anyway; what do you...
  5. Rucksack |Help

    Can anybody recommend me a ruck sack to carry the following:- Canon 60d body Canon 50mm prime lens Canon 18-55 lens Canon 55-250 lens Sigma 150 - 500 lens Flash gun Small camcorder. Tripod So far i'm thinking about :- Tamrac expedition 7 Lowe-pro flipside 500 lowe-pro vertex 300 lowepro...
  6. Seventh Welsh Invasion Saturday Rides

    Welsh Invasion
    Apparently two of our number have a personal challenge on to go swimming in the sea on Saturday!!! So Saturdays ride out will be to see these two idiots carry out their challenge. It's a nice ride up to Whitesands bay near St Davids. If anyone has a problem with this let me know. Weather...
  7. Rear shock adjustments

    Africa Twin
    Is there any adjustments that can be made on the rear shock on my RD07a,i don't need to make any at the moment but may do when I carry a pillion.I can't see any adjuster on the reservoir cylinder only the lockrings on the main spring on the shock itself,am I missing something? :confused:
  8. Road tax - more dodgy ideas from the government

    So, the latest wheeze from the UK governement* is that road tax will no longer pass to the new owner. From visordown - Vehicle tax to no longer carry over to the next owner. Nice little earner! * Non use of capital letter is deliberate. And I do know that it is not "road tax". :D 100%...
  9. Bagster Tank Bag...Any recommendations ?

    Hi everyone, I have just purchased a Bagster tank cover for my Varadero which looks a nice piece of kit. Looking at the available tank bag options, the range appears to be quite large and I wondered if any of you had any recommendations on which one to get and why? I do not want anything too...
  10. Maintainance day 5th oct

    After speaking with Whealie, I'm opening up our consolidation centre to him to carry out work on his bike on sat 5th october as I need to go in for work! If anyone else wants to pop along to work on their bikes in a secure, dryish enviroment then please let me know - I will provide a jetwash...
  11. Which panniers for 990 Adventure 2013?

    Everything Orange - KTM
    I'm about to purchase a 990 Adventure 2013 model. Any recommendations on which panniers are best? I know KTM do the Hepco & Becker Gobi ones which can also carry water. Are they any good or should I go towards the aluminium ones which are made by Touratech? Any advice gratefully received.
  12. France breathalyser law- Gone!

    Just seen an announcement that the requirement to carry 2 self test devices has been repealed/done away with. Sécurité routière. Les éthylotests ne sont plus obligatoires - In french mind..... :thumbup:
  13. What camping chair?

    I have not been camping for 20 odd years, but now fancy a bit of touring and camping. Bought the tent, sleeping bag and mat, cooker, head torch etc. Now need a chair that is comfortable but small and light enough to carry on the bike.....any suggestions on a make/model to go for? Thanks
  14. Luggage Rack for Passenger's Footrest

    MV Luggage Rack for Passenger's Footrest - silver - MV Motorrad Technik GmbH - hochwertiges Sonderzubehoer fuer Motorraeder Could be used to carry an extra 10L Jerry can on the non exhaust side.
  15. Headlight Beam Deflectors

    Dominator / FMX
    Hello Everyone, Im off to Brittany the end of the month and first time in europe on a bitish bike, Do I need to deflect the beam on the headlights, and what do you need to carry ie spare bulbs, vis vest, large envelope of euros ( for fine's);) etc...
  16. Passport holder.

    Can anyone recommend a passport holder that will let me carry passport,reg docs, insurance etc securely as I am a bit paranoid about losing them. Mind you, just 'cos I'm paranoid does not mean they are not out to get me!;):D Andy.
  17. Chain tool - breaker/riveter

    I'm in the market for a new chain tool. My cheapest possible Wemoto one broke a cou[ple of years ago, and I seem to have enough issue with chains to warrant one! Any recomendations out there? It needs to be able to break and rivet chains, but be small/light enough to carry with my kit and not...
  18. maximum laden weight?

    sorry to buy in here, Gentlemen...2 questions if I may... Could anyone here confirm the maximum load that a big varadero can carry... is there any bike which can be loaded more? maybe the paneuropean? the reason I am asking, is to identify which bikes could carry a load of some 205kg within...
  19. How much kit do you carry ?

    Following answers from an earlier thread, the following question arose. How much kit & weight do we lug around on our bikes ? I'm sure there will be some fab & interesting answers, of which bike is capable of transporting the biggest & most kit, excluding the rider & pillion. So please do...
  20. Dommie tool box

    Dominator / FMX
    Does anyone have an innovative use for the little bashplate tool container or the space that it sits in? I dont use mine as I always carry a big comprehensive tool roll , Thought of carrying my fire extinguisher down there but it would just get covered in crap. This little fella here. any ideas...