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  1. Be Safer on the Trail with New O’Neal Element Boots and Save 20% on a Purchase!

    MOTORCYCLEiD
    O’Neal Element Boots are some of the most popular among off-roading enthusiasts. And there are a few good reasons for that. First – they feature premium design, high-quality materials, and have a durable construction without breaking your bank. Second – they offer good protection to your feet in...
  2. For Sale: Transalp 600 & XRV750 lift handle, rear lift link, Fuel silencer & link pipe

    For Sale / Wanted
    Transalp 600 & XRV750 rear lift link (Lift handle, silencer sold) Transalp XL600V 88-94 & XRV750 RD03/4 Extended Rear Shock link for raised ride height. I removed this lengthened link from a friends 1992 Transalp 600 as it was too tall for him. I now have that Transalp myself as he was...
  3. 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...
  4. HU Travellers meeting in Romania

    Travel
    Carpathian 2 Wheels Guide and Moto-Camp Cisndioara, helped by a handful of friends, organizes the first Horizons Unlimited traveler meeting in Romania at Sebeşu de Sus, Sibiu County, at the foothills of the Făgăraș Mountains. There will be at a lot of presentations about traveling to exotic...
  5. 650 cente stand grab handle for sale

    Transalp
    genuine OEM part very rare! £12 posted
  6. For Sale: RD07A, 23454 miles

    For Sale / Wanted
    Here is my Honda Africa Twin XRV 750, a bike for life! I am reluctantly selling (never planned to) as we are moving to Australia! I am 198cm so I have made some adjustments to suit a taller rider including 2" dropped foot rests (but I still have the originals) and 2" handle bar risers...
  7. Is RD07 handle-switches compatible to my RD04?

    Africa Twin
    Hi Since it´s impossible to get new switches to my RD04, i´m curious if i can fit RD07-switches on it. All the best Dan
  8. Restoring a 1999 XL600v Transalp- advice/info please

    Transalp
    Hi, Please can somebody tell me: I am repainting the aluminium rack as the paint had flaked off. Should it be gloss black or mat black? Gloss would match the plastic top part as it's shiny but maybe gloss will be too shiny? Same question for the black handle bars- should they be mat black or...
  9. Very strange behaviour..

    Africa Twin
    This is a strange one... When I start the bike on the side stand and use choke the bike idols around 1200rpm, BUT if i lean the Bike over untill it’s level then the revs climb to 2500-3000rpm. This only happens with the choke on. when I’m moving the bike on or off the side stand the handle...
  10. YACO (Yet another Chain Oiler)

    Bodgers Corner
    I wanted to get rid of the sticky spray lube for the chain and intended to build my own chain oiler.<br> My main objectives were: low tech, independent from motor vacuum or electricity/electronics. full manual control of the amount of oil being applied, depending on road or weather conditions...
  11. Main/Center Stand help please?

    Africa Twin
    Hi All. I acquired a centre stand for my RD07 yey! But now I am scratching my head a bit and hope someone can help with a couple of Qs... I searched t’Internet but thanks to online image hosting service change, most images seem to have dissappeared. [So... sorry to resurrect the old...
  12. Transalp 600 centre stand handle/lift

    Transalp
    Anyone know where the handle to help put a 1994 transalp 600 on the centre stand actually attaches to? If I had the handle here id figure it out,but I remember seeing a TA with one before but never paid an attention to how effective it was or where it bolted on as it was before I bought the...
  13. Dommie Handle Bar mounts

    Dominator / FMX
    Does anyone know what size bolts are used, to attach handlebar mounts to the triple clamps. Im looking to buy new mounts, I measured the length of bolt but didnt check bolt diameter, and looking on net, some use M12 bolts but some use M10
  14. GPS woe's

    Travel
    Hi are there any GPS experts on the forum? I am planning a trip around the coast of Ireland this year, I'm plotting my route using the on line satmap xpedition software and downloading as GPX Tracks. All well and good so far, after sorting the glitch with satmaps format I import them to...
  15. Dominator tyres.

    Dominator / FMX
    Greetings from Denmark. My son passed his test for a motorbike today so as soon as we can get the insurance and registration sorted he will be let loose on this. He has spent the last six months getting it ready and I need to follow him for a while to make...
  16. xrv750 seat best for comfort

    Africa Twin
    hi, i have a 1994 xrv750 it has touratech seat fitted but i dont find it very comfortable,i find it is pushing me forward and i think it would be more comfortable if i was sitting flat. i have the original seat base which has no foam or cover. has anybody had a seat built by a company or can you...
  17. How many bikes is too many?

    Chatter
    I just sold a bike a few weeks ago because I wasnt sure how many miles it had done so it had to go and I bought another with the proceeds. My new bike is a minter that just needs a few bits n bobs and I am already wondering what to get next when I done this one. How many bikes is enough...
  18. For Sale: Derbi Terra Adventure 125cc

    For Sale / Wanted
    *** Now Sold *** I'm moving on to a full licence and need to sell my DTA to buy the new bike. (Classic @ in RWB) These are a great starter bike, particularly for the taller rider. Great power delivery, easy to handle and nice tall road position. 2012 (12) 7000 miles New Conti TrailAttack 2...
  19. Urgent help required

    Transalp
    My friend recently tried helping me out when I needed a jump start due to flat battery, however when he connected up the jump leads to the battery he put them the wrong way round, and popped my electrics. Ive checked the fuses on the handle bars and they're all intact, however when I checked the...
  20. slight movement in handle bars

    Dominator / FMX
    slight movement in handle bars is this normal its as though there moveing slightly when force is put on. on my fx650 comeing from sports bike where there fixed I'm unsure
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