In my lifetime, never has a Prime Minister been equally loved and loathed. Love her or hate her, right or wrong, the Iron lady stuck to her convictions.
So, your thoughts, and perhaps time for a new poll.
My first Honda was a 650TA and I loved it.
Changed to the 700, after a three year affair with a Triumph 955i and loathed it.
Bought another 650 and sold the 700.
Is there a moral to this story ?
Been asked by the Mrs what i want for Christmas and have no idea what i want as theres so much to choose from.
New trials bike :rolleyes:
New Air Rifle and Lamp ect ect ect. :rolleyes:
So iv decided on a new helmet or bluetooth head set, and iv no idea what is any good or not.
Iv looked at a...
Ive just returned from a 13 month holiday and the bank balance is looking very sad indeed.
This means that (unfortunately) im going to have to part with my baby.
What i would like from your well informed selvs is an opinion on the value.
Its a 2001 Model which i gave a serious...
I am in the process of giving my 2002 RD07A some loving care, and have started to strip the suspension linkage down. Only the U shaped bit that hinges on the frame has completely seized. In fact it's the bolt that has seized to the collar/insert. I've taken the centre stand and exhaust off of...
46,000 miles. Beautiful condition. £2800
Tax until end of September, MOT until April 2012.
Spare brand new touring screen.
Conti Escape tyres.
Touring seat (No original with the bike when I bought it)
Laser Pro Duro plus Original exhaust.
12v charger for sat nav
Motad Desert Bars...
I need a bit of advise please. I had to replace my chain and sprockets a while back, but the (only) shop didnt have the standard gearing available. So I'm currently running a smaller rear sprocket.
I want to go back to the normal rear 'cos the current setup is killing my economy...
Well Doghandler and i headed off from Antrim town in search of tracks in donegal ,
to test our mettle and the 'Alp and KTM, we weren't disappointed !
The bikes had fuel , I had a half pack of cigarettes and two tins of red bull ,
and we both had signed day passes from our better half's 8-)...
i have an honda mtx 125cc,, i have recently broung an new ignition coil and spark plug, i have lots of wires coming from the magneto, i have checked the wires and i get a shock from the red and black wire,, so i wired that to the coil and also earthed it out on bike frame, but still i dont get a...
well brilliant weekend and great to meet a few well lots noew faces and the ride out saturday was excellent , great to try out me now tyres:p well done Austin
A big thanks to Austin fro letting me stay at his place thursday evening and the Cake;)
Arrived home at 4.30pm after leaving...
been using these for a while and theyre great as tony the tiger says :D
palm sized cable locks on a reel, that fit in your pocket and are very light weight but very strong.
More of a deterant to opportunist thieves.
Ideal for alluminium panniers as they can fit thru the latch and being...
Cheers for looking people. Two weeks ago the T/A speedo packed up and after checking everything out I ended up replacing the £20 circle of toothed white plastic from Honda :mad: that joins the cable end 'worm' mech to the wheel mech as it was shredded and had no teeth left - I guessed that this...
I own 2x 1989 RD02 Dommies - one is an off-road Jap assembled bike with kick & elec boot, the other is an immaculate Italian import which is similar but elec start only. :D
On the import I have been having trouble starting it. This is what's occurred:
Bike stood for ~3 months
OK. Here we go:
I know that there are not many Uralists on here, but there are plenty of mechanically mind folk, and a bike is a bike after all (unless it's a steaming pile of **** parked in my space)
Bike: 2007 Ural Sportman (Kick-start only at the moment) 6900km on the clock. Last service...
A couple of pictures of a little "off" that a local car driver had recently . . .
Can you tell wot it is yet?
This shot shows the front section away in the distance . . .
And, would you believe it, the driver & passenger walked away un-scathed :roll:.
I suppose being stoned/piszed...
Right you lot. Sit up at the back and pay attention.
Today I took a 2010 GSA out for a few hours for a bit of fun and here are my thoughts. I'll where possible compare to my Vara 1000 mainly due to that being the only bike I have to compare to (unless you count the Honda c90 in the garage)...