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  1. My longest rideout

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    I thought i would share my longest day , LV and i rode from home to Rykas (approximately 60 miles one way !) obviously on A & B roads. My nerves started yesterday morning and by last night i couldn't sleep and was a awake from before 06:00 we left at 09:00 here is the Panzer and my mighty steed...
  2. Oi! Monsieur put yer elmet on sil vou plait

    Chatter
    Reading through some other threads this evening I was reminded of a red mist incident in Calais while proceeding through the Chunnel terminal. Mrs Gromit and I had checked in and were riding our TA and AT in train boarding mode (i.e. gloves in top box, helmet strapped to luggage, passport and...
  3. Plough In Tomorrow

    Meet Ups / Rideouts
    I know for some of you Honda purists the frustration of a GS spoiling the pictures every Thursday at Rykas must be a bit much soooooooo...... How would you like doing a bit of motorway work to the Plough In where the GS'ers meet every other Thursday. It's just the other side (on the left:D )...
  4. Was it or not You (Pt.2)

    Chatter
    Ummm.... Metallic Blue Pug.106, Newish, exiting the Dartford Toll Southbound this morning at about 8.45. You cut straight into my lane forcing me to take some very Evasive Manoeuvers... Just wondered if it was you? You headed off down the A2 gate before I had a chance to..... ...
  5. Did you see me?

    Chatter
    Okies, I am so vain that I prob think that song is about me but what I really need to know is did you see me. I rode my black AT with metal mule panniers from Belgium to the tunnel, got a train to folkstone, and rode it to Dartford parking it outside the station. Then rode it to Wickford...
  6. Seat Test

    Africa Twin
    I've bitten the bullet and finally decided to shell out the £25 to get my seat "seen to" by GA Wells this weekend. I now have tests lined up for it, being either a nice 100+ mile ride back from Nottingham on saturday (where I'll be visiting a mate after getting it done) or a nice return trip to...
  7. Salisbury Plain Sun 6th August 2006

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    Hi guys, made it back in 1 piece - what a top day :D :D :D :D Mav and Lootch - sorry i didnt get to wave bye bye - lost you going thru Dartford Tunnel. Big thanks and respect to Bob for leading us around - did a top job :thumbleft: Nice to see you all again - i'll be posting some...
  8. Antibes and back - thumping through France

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    My first major off-island expedition on the Dominatrix, apart from a long weekend in Yorkshire a few weeks ago. The holiday started well with gear and clutch issues – the clutch was replaced (ouch, money :( ) and the gear lever turned out to be held on to the shaft with a grub bolt – the...
  9. Salisbury Plains November 13th

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    Well what can I say it must be worthwhile draggin my ass out of bed at 6:30 t0 head out to the plains in bloody freezin weather this morning I could say this story starts with "it was a cold darkish morning..." Organised with my essex mate Chad to meet at the Dartford gates at 7:30, I was a...
  10. HELP...ANOTHER ELECTRICAL PROBLEM

    Africa Twin
    if i travel longer journeys 40 miles plus the bike cuts out as the battery has lost all power,short journeys are fine.once battry is recharged all ok again,until i do a longer journey.someone mentioned regulator/rectifier ? has anyone else any ideas at all,any help at all would be most...
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