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  1. For Sale: Honda Varadero 1000 rear wheel conversion 170 mm

    For Sale / Wanted
    I have a rim from Hornet that fits Varadero as "plug & play", with matching brake disc 5 mm thick, I put original 150 mm rear wheel back on my bike so this is now surplus to requirements. Also set of Metzeler Karoo 3 tyres with around 650 miles on them, for adventerous Vara riders. Please make...
  2. CRF1000L ADV helmet - anyone got issues?

    Africa Twin
    Hi all, I am thinking of getting a Shoei Hornet ADV lid :D but I have seen the odd You Tube Vid and comment about ADV helmets vibrating or there's extra noise because of the "fork tunnel" on the AFrica Twin CRF1000L - basically wind / air streaming up through the forks that disrupts the 'peak'...
  3. For Sale: 600cc Hornet

    Bikes For Sale / Wanted
    Would anyone be interested in buying my Hornet? Will get pics up here later. It's a 2001 model in black with the bikini fairing and a top box. Lots of history with it and has mot until August(I think) sorned now as I have a VFR to play with. Would be looking for £995 for it?
  4. Best TA 700 windshield out there ????

    Transalp
    Hiya all . Every time I've used my ta I get a vibration in my head when I go over 45mph . Caused through the wind shield . I'm 5ft 8 inches and got the givi wind shield fitted . Is there any wind shield out there that will pass the wind over my head instead of hitting the peak on my shoie hornet...
  5. RD04 Compatible brakes

    Africa Twin
    Found this list. May be of use to some of you. CBR400 RG/RH (NC23)** 1986 - 1987 CBR400 RRK/RRJ/RRK (NC23)** 1988-89 VFR400 RG (NC21)** 1986 VFR400 RH (NC24)** 1987 VFR400 Z** 1986-89 CB600 FSY/FS1/FS2 HORNET** 2000-03 CB600 SY FY/F2 - F4** 2000-04 CBF600 2004 -*2007*** CBR600 F3*** 1995-98...
  6. eBay: Shoei Hornet-DS in white (large)

    For Sale / Wanted
    Dear All, Just put my Shoei Hornet on Fleabay. http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/ws/eBayISAPI.dll? ... 1423341689 It is immaculate inside and out, as near as you will get to new without buying new. Drop me a line if you are interested - or just bid!! regards Richard
  7. Swapped over today.

    Transalp
    My friend has just traded his Hornet in for a Tenere XT 660 with all the luggage and goodies on as hes taking 3 months off work to do an Eastern euro tour.What can I say we swapped over bikes for about twenty miles and I was really impressed with the Yam,not vibey at all and really comfortable...
  8. For Sale: Shoei hornet

    For Sale / Wanted
    After selling my Tenere i'm left with my Shoei Hornet helmet which isnt a very practical helmet for riding my new VFR. Its silver/grey in colour and a size L (59-60cm) and in absolutely superb condition These helmets cost well in excess of £300 so grab yourself a bargain. £200 ono. If your...
  9. Swap: 2003 honda hornet 600cc for africa twin

    Bikes For Sale / Wanted
    Ok people, like the title says im looking for someone who would like to swap or part ex thier africa twin for my beautiful blue 2003 honda hornet 600cc. Some basic details: 14k on the clock but used as my daily so will be going up MOT and tax til february 2012 100% reliable and in great...
  10. For Sale: Shoei Hornet DS Size Large with Pinlock

    For Sale / Wanted
    I have a Shoei Hornet DS helmet, size Large worn once. It comes with the helmet bag, & box plus a clear pinlock visor fitted, colour is matt grey I really love this helmet but its a bit small for me. Cost £320, 6 months old Will take £230 plus £10 next day delivery (UK Mainland)...
  11. Best place to get Shoei Hornet?

    Helmets
    Anyone seen good offers?
  12. arai tour x or shoei hornet

    Helmets
    I`m up to change my lid...Which would you plump for...and why? merry xmas and a happy new year to all
  13. Pinlock for Shoei Hornet DS

    Mechanical Advice
    Anyone tested these? Shoei Hornet DS Pinlock anti-fog Insert Yellow (For high contrast vision) £17.99 Hornet Pinlock anti-fog Insert Yellow (For high contrast vision) - Genuine Race Visors, Pinlock, Motorcycle Helmets
  14. porly honda hornet !

    Mechanical Advice
    just a quick plea to those of you who are good at these sort of things, 1999 hornet 600 wont drop revs back to normal when throttled down,runs at 3kish. changed throttle position sensor,checked all rubbers round carbs. is driving me potty!! any ideas ? cheers chaps. Boo :confused:
  15. Shoei Hornet DS in the UK

    Helmets
    Can anyone point me in the right direction towards a UK based company selling the Shoei Hornet DS helmets for a good price? They only stock two colors in Sweden, and I need a white one So I have to find "my" helmet outside Sweden. Thanks for your help. //Kjell
  16. Shoei Hornet DS

    Helmets
    I managed to run into a bit of money fairly recently and wondered what the best thing to do with this unexpected windfall would be. Thoughts such as pay off the mortgage, take a holiday, pay off the credit card, treat the lesser half to something nice, treat myself to something nice occurred to...
  17. From a Hornet to a TA

    I'd like to introduce myself....................
    Hello their from a cb600 f7 Hornet rider I don’t as yet have a TA or AT but I do fancy a TA so I’m looking on the site to help me make my mind up As I have never had this style of bike I need to no about tyres for road use what are good for grip which are good for touring etc The new...
  18. Tour X or Hornet ?

    Helmets
    Hi All, Tried on the Shoei Hornet and the Arai Tour X yesterday, both fitted well and felt comfi, so which one do i buy ?, price is about the same, any thoughts would be much appreciated. Tony.
  19. Arai Tour-X vs BMW Enduro (or even Shoei Hornet)

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  20. Arai Tour-X vs BMW Enduro (or even Shoei Hornet)

    Helmets
    Think I need to replace my old Arai (Quantum F). I've been using it 4-5 years, but I found the date of manufacture stamped inside and it's over 7 years old now. Which means the dealer sold me a 2-3 year old lid :evil: Anyway, Tour-X has to be a contender. But the BMW Enduro helmet looks...
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