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  1. Chatter
    My teenage son has just started a months work experience in a Danish bike shop and he sent me some pictures today of some of the boss,s personal bike collection. Non of the bikes are for sale but which one would you choose if it came up for sale? This is the shop. I cant pick which...
  2. Africa Twin
    Hi gents, I'm going on a roadtrip this sunday. From Belgium to South France. I would like to have a tank bag (prefer magnet one) but I don't know which one fits the best, or which one I should choose. Any ideas? Thanks in forward.
  3. Mechanical Advice
    Some of the bulbs have blown and I'm considering replacong them with LEDs - which enables me to pick a colour. I'm aware that red is least detrimental to night vision but is also one of the hardest colours for seeing details. For those of you who went down the coloured road, what colour did...
  4. CRF - New Forum!
    I see lots of CRF250L bikes for sale that have had the original exhaust replaced. These are quite new low mile bikes just used for commuting/gentle green lane riding. Why would so many people choose to replace the exhaust?
  5. Dominator / FMX
    I want to get rid of my ignition switch and fit a remote starter to my project bike ,has anyone tried this on their bike or maybe you could reccomend a good system. There are loads on ebay but I dont know which type to choose. :thumbup:
  6. Dominator / FMX
    I have got my next door neighbour coming round to weld my frame loop in place today :wav: Now he claims to be be a qualified smed....(danish for blacksmith) so I hope he knows what he is doing. :rolleyes::rolleyes::rolleyes:. I got my hands on a mig welding set and he said he has a tig welder he...
  7. Dominator / FMX
    I just bought myself an 8GB MP3 player and just spent the afternoon filling it up with my favourite tunes.:D:D:D If you had to choose your top 10 albums ,what would they be and why?:thumbup: If I see enough good suggestions ,I may have to get another memory card.:clown:
  8. Africa Twin
    Hi there Has nyone fitted one of the Wilbers shocks with external preload adjuster to RD07A? I'm trying to choose the proper place for external preload adjuster and just can't get the idea of what was the intended place to fit the adjuster's mounting plate which came with the shock. It has two...
  9. Dominator / FMX
    prefer some off road capability so far had heidenau k6's 130/80 front and back ( 3.5k miles rear 5.5 k front) mefo explorer rear 130/80 4kmiles rear . mitas E07 130/80 (5k Ish) rear with a worn TKC 80 on front ( 2k ish ) what next ?
  10. Chatter
    RIP Phil. Love those beautiful harmonies. What is your favourite? So many to choose from, but I've always loved this outsider
  11. Transalp
    looked at a few was thinking of 20ml but there are so many to choose from any idea,s or advice :cheers:
  12. Chatter
    I have small project where I need to spray some metal sheets, I am going to use Aersol Cans but stuck on the choice of paint type to go for. Here is the list to choose from: * Cellulose * Synthetic Enamel * Basecoat * Metallic and Pearlescent I going for Gloss finish for good...
  13. Africa Twin
    Hi all, My love for my @ hasnt dwindled and I want to lavish cash on it and get some crashbars. But which ones? I like the RuggedRoad bars, but the Fehling bars seem to cover more fairing, the Dessert bars look cool, SWs look alright..... What have you got and what would you recommend??? Too...
  14. Chatter
    Is the club shop now up and running in the hands of Johnathon from Rugged Roads? Are items to be purchased through his Rugged Roads? or separately and is there a menu to choose from please? Thanks in anticipation
  15. Chatter
    So my employer decides to ask me to purchase a vehicle for the company...we choose the vehicle....can you believe it, it takes 7 days + to get the vehicle licensed and to get plates to get it on the inefficient can you be? how long does it take for you to register a new vehicle in...
  16. Chatter
    Just about to order myself something to read from Amazon, Which should I choose? (as the title suggests) Uneasy Rider Or Jupiters Travels I have read nothing by either author before. And I'm going to order tonight. Preferences? Suggestions? Cheers.
  17. Transalp
    My Dad has a TA700. If he were to buy any further bits for it, he'd choose crashbars. At the moment, the exchange rate is such that I could get him cheaper ones here. Eg Givi crashbars here are £110, as opposed to about £130 in the UK, ditto for SW motech. So if he were to choose one of...
  18. Chatter
    New helmet - think this is banana man! I hope I will never here the words Sorry mate never saw you!
  19. Chatter
    Heather, who's a new member here, is thinking about buying a new Transalp. But what colour should she choose?
  20. XR
    Hi All My first post here, this looks like a good forum so I'm hoping some of you experienced XR owners can give me a few pointers. Currently I don't own a bike but have been riding since I was 12 or so but not for the last few years and want to get back into it, I have decided on an XR 400R...