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  1. Hmmm

    Africa Twin
    Long time since I posted on here, but I've just found a rare treat in need of some love:p I say rare because bikes of any size are anyway extremely difficult to find here in Myanmar, but an AT is an even more stunning find:thumbright: This one is up for sale for around 1800 US$ so I'm sooo...
  2. Running Naked

    Dominator / FMX
    I have been running mine, testing etc, with out any fairing or sump guard and I like it Bike still gets amazingly hot and I can feel more heat on my legs than before I am hoping that's due to more airflow wafting around the engine I am thinking a simple nose cone cowl only would be ample for...
  3. Bloody Ell

    Dominator / FMX
    Hmm, Just debaffled my Vigor using a 64mm holesaw, not been able to do the 175 carb jet mod today...... But gave her a quick run out. Unsure if I like the loudness? Will get round to doing the 175 jet next week but think I may get some DB killers made, not quite sure yet. Had straight throughs...
  4. SLR Starting Problem

    Dominator / FMX
    Hi, went to start my bike for the usual commute home, and the starter motor turned for a few seconds and slowly stopped without the engine firing. Odd as I fitted a new battery 4 months ago. Bike bump started fine and got home ok. Charged the battery on an Optimate charger overnight but the...
  5. Rusty nipples........ Hmmm

    Africa Twin
    Having a look over my new acquisition and noticed one or two of the spoke nipples on the front wheel are a bit rusty. Any suggestions? I did think a bit of silver hammerite on them.
  6. Latest piece of sculpture

    Chatter
    Last year a new frog was identified and names after Prince Charles. I liked the frog and stuck the picture on my 'inspiration wall'. Then it got into my head and would not go away. In the end I had no option but to start making it. I was inspired by the interlocking pattern of semirandom curly...
  7. Hmm C90 beats the GS,s in off road challenge

    Chatter
    quote from Ed March on face book :D:D:toothy8::toothy8:
  8. ...hmm trip to Morocco, which tyres ?

    Africa Twin
    ...heading away for a couple of weeks on a trip to Morocco at the end of Oct.....my dilemma is what type of tyre should I put on ? leaving from Edinburgh, riding the 500 miles to Portsmouth, onto ferry and arriving in Spain...then down to Morooco, where I anticipate approx. 2k miles of...
  9. hmm KTM for sale

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  10. heated grips cutting out help

    Varadero
    so wired my grips into what i think is a switched live under the seat in that when i turn the bike off the grips switch off as well but what i ve found is that sometimes when i m riding along they just switch off? as Ive also said on here my clock keeps reseting hmm its an 2002 carb val with...
  11. africa twin cylinders.... hmmm

    Transalp
    i'm picking up a 2006 xl650v transalp for my friend this week. Nothing concrete yet.... BUT, he's seen my 1998 xrv750 rd07a africa twin spare engine on my bench, & was asking if the cylinders & heads would go on current engine. Any thoughts anyone?
  12. Oops!

    Chatter
    Hmm, this is not going to look good on his CV - Greater Manchester Police Officer writes off unmarked car during test drive. The insurance claim form is going to be interesting as well. ;) 100% free webcam site! | Awesome chicks and it is absolutely free! | Watch free live sex cam - easy as...
  13. Hmm anyone we know

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  14. British engineering at its best

    Chatter
    Hmm i dont fancy the fuel consumption though, uses a descendant of the RR merlin spitfire engine, 660 bhp on skinny 21" wheels not for the faint hearted methinks, Bespoke Bentley that rewrites the rules of giant cars - Telegraph
  15. Garmin

    Accessories
    I dropped my Zumo 550 for the Nth time a few months back, and it finally gave up the ghost. It would not switch on at all, not on its own battery, mains power, bike cradle, usb to comp. Had a first opinion form an electrical repair place... "main board is screwed, they are no longer available...
  16. Hmm 90 bhp?? £3500???

    XR
    Definetly not th greatest looking xr ever eh Honda XR650R on eBay (end time 28-Jan-11 21:33:58 GMT)
  17. Hmm i wonder how this would have gone down on here

    Chatter
    Read first 2 posts '96 Jeep Cherokee: Need Opinions - JeepForum.com
  18. Hmm what do you write on the claim form

    Chatter
    http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-1054687/Pictured-The-dramatic-scene-Red-Arrows-Hawk-jet-crash-landed-smashed-RAF-base.html
  19. Hmm... very interesting

    Chatter
    Just got this from Visoryawn: http://www.visordown.com/articles/view/first_ride_aprilia_shiver_sl750/4829.html&sp=&source=weeklyemail&attr=feature So far so good but top of para 5 is written: wind blast at speed which will take a small fairing to sort - could well be in the new model...
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