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  1. Yamaha MG1-T Trailmastera predicestor of XT1200Z Super Tenere

    saw this on display at Spa Motorcycles , Cheltenham A 1962? MG1-T Yamaha's competitor against the Honda CT200 & CT90. Very rare in UK, only one?, I had never heard of them before today. 80cc rotary inlet valve 2-stroke engine 4 BHP
  2. Transalp replacement??

    New Yamaha Tenere 700 at the NEC show...
  3. Hi from Peter

    I'd like to introduce myself....................
    Hi all, My name is Peter, 53 years old and I have been riding motorbikes since I was 17. Mostly offroads and allroads XT500, XT600 Tenere, 3 x TA and 2 x AT 650 and 750. HD and Buell as well to add to the mix. Yesterday I bought one of the most beautifull XRV 650 available in The Netherlands...
  4. Wanted: Africa Twin RD07A exhaust headers

    Bikes For Sale / Wanted
    Hi all, Could anyone tell me, if i can get stainless headers for my Africa twin RD07A so that i can order. Thanks in advance, Terence :thumbup:
  5. New tenere next year? Long awaited balanced bike?

    New Yamaha Tenere 700 Prototype Spotted - ADV Pulse Sounds like the perfect bike for me, I will forget about honda !
  6. For Sale: Yamaha XT660Z ready for trip +++Extras(UK)

    For Sale / Wanted
    My bike...set up for a trip or commuting in style!
  7. AdventureBrothers welcome post :)

    I'd like to introduce myself....................
    Welcome :compress: We are brothers from Poland currently live in Peterborough , fascinated by adventures and no ordinary way of life. My name is Marcin(34) and my brothers name is Pawel(33 ) BIKES ----> Currently looking for Transalp 600 or 650 ( june - buying deadline cause i am going...
  8. wiring digram

    Africa Twin
    Hello AT riders and happy new year, my quest is; does anyone got the wiring diagram for the XRV750 1998 RD07a. I totaly rebuilt the bike and I've got some issues now and only a proper wiring diagram can solve my problems. If someone has it please attach it before 16/01/2016 because I will leave...
  9. Yamaha 60th Anniversary Super Ten Colours

    This is the colour scheme for the Yamaha 60th Anniversary Super Ten...:cool:
  10. alternatives to africa twins?

    having spent the last few weeks searching and having seen two and disappointed with the condition(mechanical), i've started to look at alternatives. near me is an all original '92 super tenere which looks like the AT's step-brother and a TDM 850, again early model. i remember someone on here...
  11. Hello to everyone!! Just joined!

    Dominator / FMX
    Just thought I'd say Hi! I'm hoping to buy a 1989 Dom from a friend in a few weeks so I thought I'd join up and check out whats going on. Ive had a few XL's, a XT Tenere and XTX660 in the past. Never had a dom before but have always liked the look of them since i saw the 1st ones in about 89...
  12. Cheap "v" Expensive Adjustable levers

    Mechanical Advice
    Want to change the levers on my Super Tenere. Looking at what is available has left me a little perturbed! Are european levers at £80 - £150 that much better than a set from China off ebay for £20 - £40.(interesting to know where the "european levers are actually made) In the event of having...
  13. Straw poll - I only visit the Africa Twin board ere...

    Africa Twin
    ...Partly 'cause I'm a lazy interweb surfer, partly 'cause I don't tend to expand my horizons to look at other interesting topics, mostly though 'cause the bookmark I link via is to the Africa Twin section here? I guess, I could have posted this topic on the main site but as I 95% only read and...
  14. eBay: cool? xtz project on ebay

    For Sale / Wanted
    yamaha Xtz 750 super tenere, not KTM, Honda, adventurer. dakar special | eBay there's something about it that's good. Just can't put my finger on it
  15. Disaster recovery advice required

    Africa Twin
    I was torqueing up the front Axel clamp bolts to 12nm as per the Haynes manual and on the first bolt I heard the click and assumed it had reached the torque tightness Then moved onto the next bolt, same noise and the nut and half the bolt fell on the floor Looked at the first one and that...
  16. Seat cover/upholsterer

    Africa Twin
    I bought a sear cover off eBay and when it arrived it doesn't fit as my seat is aftermarket, I have rang three local furniture upholsters and none were even ingested in seeing it. Basically I'm looking for someone to fit the cover as it's really good quality and I love the design Anyone know of...
  17. Swapped over today.

    My friend has just traded his Hornet in for a Tenere XT 660 with all the luggage and goodies on as hes taking 3 months off work to do an Eastern euro tour.What can I say we swapped over bikes for about twenty miles and I was really impressed with the Yam,not vibey at all and really comfortable...
  18. Your experince of lower footpegs?

    Africa Twin
    Hi all! I am 193cm tall and want a more comfortable standing (and sitting) position on my xrv. ...thinking about ordering custom made lower footpegs from this guy sell 45 mm lower pegs but someone adviced me to move the pegs...
  19. project anyone? not mine but it looks kinda fun

    Africa Twin
    HONDA TRANSALP '99 XL600V UPGRADED RALLY-ALP, not Africa Twin Dominator Tenere | eBay
  20. AT at Blazing MC's

    Africa Twin
    Always lusted after the AT since I got my test. Been through the CBR6/900, YZF750, GS 1150/1200 Tenere thing and seriously looking for nice basic AT. Does the one at BM Keighley look too good to be true? Advice please on best marque/age and on faults to look for? What cost to replace output...