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  1. Cat-Converter for free.

    Transalp
    My 700 Alp has now been gone for 4 months and during a clean out of the garden shed I came across the original cat box that I removed. I also have the Honda touring screen that came with the bike. If anyone is interested in taking these off my hands then they are yours for free. They will need...
  2. Getting a 700 onto the mainstand!!!!!!

    Transalp
    I’ve had a number of bikes, big, small etc and I’ve never had a bike as hard to put on the main stand as the 700. ive strained my shoulder. strained my foot. Airhead Beamers, heavier bikes... easier. sports bikes with main stands.... easier. 650 Trannie..... don’t remember this being hard...
  3. 700 TA

    Transalp
    Hi, Got a 2008 700 TA in december, stuck it in the garage - the Mrs has then filled the garage with crap so I can't get in from the garden and the youngest's car has broken down in front so I can't get in the front, hence the possibly silly question. Want to get a paddock stand for it (cheaper...
  4. Winter Parking

    Chatter
    I am looking for ideas on how to protect a couple of my bikes from the up coming winter. I have two bikes that have to stay outside this winter and was wondering if anybody had tried parking a couple of bikes in a tent. I have a huge garden so its not a problem to pitch one I have tried bike...
  5. you never have a decent camera when you need one

    Chatter
    not the best of photos but I snapped this gron my garden on sunday on my phone
  6. the must have accesory for the KTM owner

    Everything Orange - KTM
    KTM GARDEN GNOME STREET - Garden - At home - Accessories - PowerWear
  7. Airfilter

    Transalp
    Had the TA for six years now, thought I'd change the airfilter. not sure where the nuts came from, none in my garden.
  8. If you are going to garden indoors

    Chatter
    if you are in the throes of cultivating some err.. homeopathic remedies in a store room within a publicly accessible building you would at least think it would be a good idea not to leave the door wide open. I spotted this earlier today :)
  9. Thank you

    Dominator / FMX
    I just want to say thank you to every one that helped me with suggestions on all my threads that helped me get my Dominator back into shape. Just so happens the sun is shining and I will take it for a run at the weekend. Its nice to know there is expert help at hand if I ever need it. Thanks...
  10. eBay listings that make you smile!

    Chatter
    I was considering this for the front garden, but the seller frightened me off. Worth a read and a laugh! HAWKER HUNTER JET 1955 COMPLETE AIRCRAFT FOR DISPLAY (NO ENGINE) | eBay
  11. Merry Xmas from sunny Bagan!

    Chatter
    Seasons' greetings from sunny Myanmar :thumbright: I'm writing this whilst eating my cornflakes on my garden terrace wearing shorts and a t-shirt, and having already finished my christmas balloon flight over the temples of Bagan:lol: I must admit I'd quite like xmas at home in the snow with...
  12. Well goodbye Patrick

    Chatter
    I used to like old Patrick for his wacky looks, thick accent , waistband up at his neck -and the monocle.:D He's been around so long he was like part of the furniture, spying through his garden telescope and generally being an eccentric which is good -we need more of them around. But. Then I...
  13. Honda quality

    Chatter
    How about this then? My old Honda C90 was sorned in 2006 and put away. It's been started once since then so my son could play in the garden on it but apart from that it's laid unloved. Well we dug it out the shed and put some in some fresh fuel and drained the carb and low and behold despite...
  14. Cabby???????taxi help in London

    Chatter
    Cabby....or anyone in the know. What can I expect to pay for Earls Court to New Covent Garden. I'm working in London week after next and there's no parking at Earls Court any more, my nearest place will be NCG Nine Elms Road. Too far to walk and two changes by tube / bus. :( either that or...
  15. Rear indicators on a 2002 650

    Transalp
    Hi all, I have to wheel my bike out through a narrow garden gate in the mornings and have subsequently snapped the stem of both my rear indicators over time. No real worries there as the wonders of gaffa tape sort that problem. However - the indicators are on a very long stem! Would it be...
  16. Found: Wanted an old Twin shock TL 125/150 or similar etc WHY ?

    Bikes For Sale / Wanted
    I'm looking for a honda TL 125 ( maybe 150 or variant with bigger bore) to keep at my cottage in wales as I've got a mountain range out back of my garden:thumbup: Prefer a bit of a project but NOT all in boxes please . It will be off road only so no matter if its not registered with DVLA...
  17. If Carlsberg did Garden Gnomes

    Chatter
    I took the Triumph out for a wee birl today, to get some much needed mileage on her for the first service. Stopped off in Moffat and took this picture, Jealousy is not something I normally feel..... but this guy has the best garden ornament ............. I want it !!!!!!!
  18. Recycling

    Chatter
    We now have. A green bin for out general household waste A brown bin for our garden waste A blue bin for cans and glass bottles A red bin for cardboard A blue bag for paper and magazines A clear bag for plastic bottles And now we are getting a black bin for food waste. So that makes 7...
  19. Greetings from my Garden

    Chatter
    I must need my head examined :D My oldest and her friend are doing a sleepover. Oldest decides they'd like to camp out but they're scared :rolleyes::D So we rig the bikers tent up (takes all off 5 seconds - cheers Davsato :thumbright:) and I rig up a very flashy military spec basha and bivvy...
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