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  1. XR
    Has anyone fitted led bulbs on their xr 250. I only ask as the xr lighting circuit is ac and I believe led bulbs are designed to run on dc.
  2. Chatter
    Hmmmn!:rolleyes: Wayne Rooney-Designed Motorbike To Be Sold At Bonhams Auction (PICTURES)
  3. Meet Ups / Rideouts
    http://museum.sammymiller.co.uk/ The Sammy miller museum are having the, Sammy miller run on Sunday and as he is probably the most succesfull trail rider of all time lots of uber cool classic bikes tip up for a ride round the forest.The run starts at 1045 hrs and the Museum is also open...
  4. Wheels, Tyres & Tubes
    Although I'm tempted to get some tyre levers and carry a spare tube for my upcoming camping trip, I've never needed to replace a tube or tyre yet and not so confident of my ability to break the bead and sort it all out on the roadside. I'll probably give this a try myself when it comes to...
  5. For Sale / Wanted
    MSR Whisperlite 600 Stove Description MSR Whisperlite 600 Stove is designed by Mountain Safety Research (MSR) in Seattle it runs on white gas or kerosene. This stove is very reliable and easy to use and maintain. A light, field maintainable, liquid fuel stove ideal for all-season...
  6. Transalp
    Planning on changing semi synth for 100% synthetic oil eg Motul 7100 4T bike oil in a TA. If any members have made the switch I would appreciate comments particularly if there is any tendency to sludge when the new 100% synth mixes with traces of the old semi synth. Also if any clutch slip...
  7. Mechanical Advice
    Hoping you guys can help me out. I've finally managed to get a bit of free time to sort my headlights out (think i had them in upside down) and I want to clean the bulbs, but don't seem to be able to find any isopropyl/rubbing alcohol to clean them with as recommended. I've got a tin of naptha...
  8. Product Reviews
    This is a great piece of kit that I bought whilst in the States a couple of years ago for $45 (about £30 at the time) but it is available online. Basically it’s an additional fuse box that enables you to quickly and easily power any additional accessories you want to put on your bike. I...
  9. Chatter
    Just stumbled across this. Sounds real good and can be done in "bits" as the whole thing is around9000km (5000odd miles i guess) long German Motorbike Route The original German Motorbike Route The latest that Germany has to offer motorbike riders is a circuit measuring just under 9,000 km that...
  10. Chatter
    Well,where to start I am not going to tell you about how stunning the weather was in Scotland cause wee jack would need to buy a new Helmet.:D I am not going to say that the road suggested by robster and others was brill;):D:thumb::thumb: A bit about the bike The GSA is my 3rd big tourer. A...
  11. Mechanical Advice
    Hi everyone, With kind permission of the owners I'm gonna be posting some current projects on here that RaidXtreme are working on with a view to finding out who's interested if we make these projects sellable and especially if anyone has any ideas for either the current projects or any new...
  12. Mechanical Advice
    Hi everyone, With kind permission of the owners I'm gonna be posting some current projects on here that we are working on with a view to finding out who's interested if we make these projects sellable and especially if anyone has any ideas for either the current projects or any new projects...
  13. Africa Twin
    Here are some of the modification I have done to my Africa Twin to set it up for touring here in Asia. Some good ideas, or maybe I have way too much time on my hands ???? ....:rofl The bike itself, a year 2000 AT with about 20,000 kilometers on it. Replaced all the turn signal lights with...
  14. Travel
    Wanted information!!!! my mate talking me in to the stella alpine rally. Which would be my best bike to take down if i go. Do i take the trusty varadero which will cover continents effortlessly? But i hear the entry and trails are deeply rutted,so would it be better to get the ferry from...
  15. Africa Twin
    I need a new nearside mirror for my RD07a. Wemoto list pattern mirrors for the AT at £27 for a pair. Transalp and Dominator mirrors lack one of the angles in the stem that the AT has, but should still offer a good rear view. Also, I prefer the design on those to the AT design. Wemoto list...
  16. Mechanical Advice
    What I was planning for me for Christmas has fallen through (not my size in stock for months!!!) so I am now desperately planning something else. I have fancied a multi fuel burner for a while - all the advantages of a Trangia, plus the option to burn petrol. But when I look atthe...
  17. Chatter
    I've started another thread because the original thread is being taken in a different direction. Please read this very carefully - it is important. I've had an email back from Alick Wheeler. The venue in Slough is available for the 12th of January and he has provisionally booked it on our...
  18. Varadero
    Hi all, have been looking and dreaming of Santa bringing me a 1000 ccm bike .. well that wount happen, but still dreaming, maybe one year ahead ... I'll just have to fork out and buy a brand new .. something... I have for long been thinking of the Tiger 955, but it is a triumph, and does not...
  19. Africa Twin
    Being vertically challenged myself I was pleased to come across this on ebay. Its Item number 330158595520 and is a lowering kit for the Twin. It claims to be able to make the bike 30mm-50mm lower read on -[330158595520][/EBAY] Seat too high, can't touch the floor? Then we have the answer to...
  20. Chatter
    London Times Obituary of the late Mr. Common Sense 'Today we mourn the passing of a beloved old friend, Common Sense, who has been with us for many years. No one knows for sure how old he was, since his birth records were long ago lost in bureaucratic red tape. He will be remembered as having...
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