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  1. volt meter

    Africa Twin
    On my last AT I had a volt meter that I bought from ebay that was basically a bulb in a rubber shroud that changed colour depending on the voltage. it was the perfect size to fill the space in the dash box that houses the lights for oil, neutral, highbeam, and indicaters. I have spent the...
  2. 1 Wire O2 Sensor

    Dominator / FMX
    Getting all technical now. Has anybody played with a 1 wire O2 sensor? I've read about tuning houses putting a sensor into the downpipe of a carburated engine to help tune the carburettor (I think it was mentioned in the thread on this forum about a Mikuni flatslide). I was wondering about...
  3. Africa Twin club Greece central and north Evia

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    A long island with high interest Euboea - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia The south part is rocky windy with no trees, the north part is full of trees ,the island generally has high mountains, fantastic and isolated beaches,dragon houses...
  4. Warning Insurance Scam?

    Insurance
    Yesterday I was making a claim for my wife (her car) with the RAC which turned out to be Zurich. After going round the planet a few times, judging by the accents I succeeded in filing the claim. I am a named driver on her policy and had my car insured with Zurich last year, but changed in...
  5. The road into the loch

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    Went for a wee spin up the Ullapool road on Sunday past. Coming from Inverness, after Garve, you come to a Loch with a dam at the end, cracking bit of road, nice little twisties. Been on that road tons of times and knew this little road went straight into the loch. Glasnacarnoch Dam was built...
  6. A few day in France

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    Wasn't going to bother putting a ride rep up but TVs so rubbish tonight I thought I may entertain the users of xrv. Me and Cabbage decided a while ago a trip to France was on the cards as we hadn't done much in motorcycling. My enthusiasm has definitely been on a downward spiral for a while now...
  7. Wanted: Mini mig wire feed roler

    For Sale / Wanted
    If anybody has one i'm on the scrounge for a wire feed roller, will pay for parts and postage. To cut a long story short i now started a project and was going to buy a mini mig, we got a full size proper one un fathers but the job is going to be a hastle moving between houses ech time i want to...
  8. Quick trip to Norway this weekend

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    Bored out of control. Weather forecast promising. Time for a weekend trip to Norway. Route: http://goo.gl/maps/8pYVQ Pictures: https://picasaweb.google.com/113853469416499694662/NorwaySecondTime2013# Left home on Friday at 1800 hours. Stopped by some friends in Åmål and had a beer. Started at...
  9. Model Railways

    Chatter
    Hello all. My father passed away before xmas, i'm the executor of his estate and amongst other things i have a load of OO gauge railway stuff to find a new home for, now i'm not trying to sell it on here (before the admins remove this post) but i do need advice on how best to sell it. I could...
  10. Snowy Galloway

    Austin's Adventures
    XRV's front line correspondent in Galloway has been providing me with updates on the snow conditions in Galloway. The forestry tracks would seem to have 3-4inches of level snow and I would assume with the continued low temperatures not much will have melted. In fact our correspondent reported it...
  11. ipad advice

    Chatter
    Who has one and who knows about them? Just got one for the little one and she loves it, it's a first gen but does for her (she's 5) because she can paint etc just using her fingers and what not, good stuff. Well, our Chel is 16 next week and i was thinking of getting her one for her birthday...
  12. Sounds familiar!!!!!...read till the bottom

    Chatter
    If you wanted to understand how it happened, read on…. Stavros is the proprietor of a bar in Greece. He realises that virtually all of his customers are unemployed alcoholics and, as such, can no longer afford to patronise his bar. To solve this problem, he comes up with new marketing plan...
  13. Safe Houses ????

    Chatter
    I have just read a thread with plea for help by a member and I think I may have a great idea, What do you think??. I have a fair knowledge of bikes and do my own repairs, I have a garage with tools, bench ect and there must be many more XRV members all over the place with the same, so this is my...
  14. Cardiff Curry Houses

    Chatter
    I need to enquire from our Welsh members in and around cardiff for some advice. Its been years since I last had a meal out in Cardiff (and paid for it!), but Im taking my Parents and my In Laws for a meal out on Saturday. THinking of Going to Cardiff, so looking for a top quality Indian...
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