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  1. Everlys - favourites?

    RIP Phil. Love those beautiful harmonies. What is your favourite? So many to choose from, but I've always loved this outsider
  2. Lonscale Fell - one of my favourites

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    Hi Peeps Not motorbike but still as much fun if not more We do this on every two or three years Lonscale Fell/Back of Skiddaw Mountain Biking - Santa Cruz Blur LT1 - YouTube
  3. Peak district rough roads - XRV

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    Been busy for what seems like an eternity so a day in the Peak District in 21°c, 12 hours sunshine and a few 'good' friends to ride those Rough Roads....... Well it was bank holiday Monday and my friends were busy but I did have an epic day out. 4 started out exZAR, Felco, Husabang So big...
  4. Horizons Unlimited Meet Lumb Farm Ripley 2012

    Morning All (of course that depends on when you read this) :)I thought I'd give this a mention for anyone who is thinking of heading up to Lumb Farm Ripley for the HU Meet this year between the 5th and 8th of July. The last discounted booking rate finishes at the end of Feb!Just go to the Ripley...
  5. eBay: Tool Tubes

    For Sale / Wanted
    Hi Guys, Not me selling, but have stumbled across these on ebay. Might be of interest to someone. 160565069721 Could be worth putting the seller in your favourites? (I have never heard of them and have no affiliation with them, found them whilst looking for ammo boxes)
  6. If you are at a loose end...

    Then... I’ve got a series of talks coming up over the next weeks. All organizers have said that visitors are welcome, but that it’ll be on a first come first serve basis. All have on the door tickets prices between £5 and £10. The first talks are as follows: Thames Valley Advanced...
  7. Good Evening

    Africa Twin
    Good Evening Gentlemen, Doesn't time fly. Hope you are all well. Ive tried to post before but after tons of typing at silly oclock in the morning and losing it all being asked to log in again, after the third attempt i gave up. I saw this had happened to others. However i have been reading...
  8. Tyres, Chains and chain Lube

    A few questions which I know I could probably search the answers for, but just to be up to date:p I will be needing a new set of tyres in the next 2k miles or so and was probably going to go for Tourances or my old GS favourites Anakees. However due to the nature of the beast... I am informed...
  9. kiill switch or starter motor????

    New problem with my Vara... :(:confused: Its been stood for a about 6 weeks and I decided to start it today, which was difficult (ish). Got a sound and a feeling like the starter motor was spinning but not turning the engine. After about 5 goes all of a sudden the engine bursts into life (but...
  10. How much brake fluid and what type for @T?

    Africa Twin
    I'm sure this will have been covered somewhere here already, but I can't seem to find it in the search. Just ordered a motrax little bleeder brake bleeding valve (looks like a cool little device) and my next step is to buy some brake fluid for when it arrives. Does anyone have any particular...
  11. Zumo 550 GPS Programming?

    Mechanical Advice
    I want to create on my laptop a file containing a set of 'Favourites' (50+) and download them into the Zumo 550. Is there a step-by-step guide or a Big Dummies Guide to do this? Many thanks in advance. Mark
  12. sunny day out riding offroad..

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    Met up with Paul-S and his friend Pete last Saturday at chirk. We managed to ride around 40 miles of single track with a fair bit of offroad thrown in. We road over some of my old favourites, such as splashy lane and the wayfarers. The alta y badi is still diverted while they work on it but...
  13. New to the beast!

    Dominator / FMX
    Hello to all, so here we go again!. Moved from roadbikes to the Dominator and really enjoying the bike. Many years of riding, favourites were my Mille, especially the RSVR with all the goodies!. Read much on here to help me into the choice, thanks for the excellent insight. First question from...
  14. WEE, sleekit, cow’rin, tim’rous beastie

    O, what a panic’s in thy breastie! Happy Burns night from Whealie (you can tell he's Scottish cos he lives in London to save the train fare) 250 years today the great man was born. Often remembered only for : But among my personal favourites is: Eddie Reader's album of Burn's stuff is...
  15. Riviting reads

    I wonder if members can suggest some good bike books. My own favourites are Jupiter's Travels by Ted Simons: Zen and the art of Maintenance and The Complete Motorcycle Nomad by Roger Lovin. I hope to have a holiday later in the year and would love a good read. UP THE WORKERS!
  16. Long distance ipod suggestions??

    After being on this site for the last few months I have found it to be a damm site more friendly than other forums I would care to hopefully I might get some great ideas from a cracking bunch of people.. Alot of you tour, alot of you (including me) are doing the longest day...
  17. Good news for Sharibee

    Blondes who don't earn too much and men's favourites, according to the Telegraph
  18. The Road to Gobblers Knob

    Just finished this book - another excellent read by Geoff Hill. Plenty of belly laughs - one of my favourites concerned a Citroen 2CV with a Turbo'll have to read it to see what I mean :D
  19. Anyone with RD04 in London area??

    Africa Twin
    Well the tacho, or fuel cut off relay, or cdi are playing up... No one seems to know which and honda service are booked until xmas ( seems like) , anyway, just wondering if theres any other owners in or around London with a 90,91 or 92 model... L,M or N. For copius amounts of beer and/or other...
  20. Google Earth

    :idea: publish LAT LONG of forum members (leave off the last two digits to keep thieving scum out) and collect files, then publish favourites in Google Earth format. Matt - 52 11'44N, 0 10'36E (note format, no other format will work) note for thieving scum: you'll have 2,500 sq metres to...