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  1. Recommend carb synchronizing gauges?

    Africa Twin
    Hi all, and thank you for your welcome. Can you carb synchronizing gauges, ones that have whatever is needed to connect to the carbs. Also, where is the take off for gauges on the carbs? Many thanks, Pat.
  2. Lumpy the RD07a does 8 days round Europe

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    Thought I would write up my little 8 day jaunt around Europe. (apologies for the upside down pictures, I have no idea how to correct them!) The start of the plan was to incorporate a few battlefields with a visit to the Izi meeting (Izi meeting) which I have been meaning to go to for a few...
  3. izi the rider ( africa twins touring in afganastan movie )

    Africa Twin
    enjoy :thumbup:
  4. Tour buddy(ies) wanted - Poland and back!

    Meet Ups / Rideouts
    Tour buddy(ies) wanted - NOW SORTED THANKS I have received enough replies so I don't need anyone else now thanks. Thought I'd add this rather than delete the post I have a trip this year in May from Wednesday 11th through the 18th. Due to my friends having other commitments I am on my own...
  5. ADVScotland out west rally Strontian

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    Well I might as well use Steve’s Pilgrimage theme:- on this Ride Report:- Strontian May 2015 - Steve Ts Ride Report Given the weather forecast the Lone Alford Pilgrim set off on the Southern Route to The Corran Ferry, and was rewarded by a sunny ride through Ballater , Braemar and a stunning...
  6. Hardcore Morocco

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    Last May, after a few Tunisia, Libya, Algeria, Sardinia and Albania adventures, even for us it was time to explore Morocco off road! The recipe was the same as before: a core of good friends who have been travelling together for quite some time along with few more that have joined us just more...
  7. Thetford Safari 17-18-19 May 2013 Ride and camp report.

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    I do hope that you enjoy reading the following as much as I am writing and recalling what was a fabulous weekend. Firstly thank you. A big thank you to the ATR team for organizing everything, Dan and Tom for the trail rides, and booking the site, plus Dan's BBQ, also thank you to Graham...
  8. Laugh ...... or Cry?

    I'm not sure which to do! Two weeks ago my Mod 2 was cancelled because the examiner's bike broke down.... Last week we had a wee bit of a breeze and a little bit of rain - cancelled again.... Just had a call from the person who's organizing (?) all this to say she had inadvertently cancelled my...
  9. Highlanders Meet / Ride Out & BBQ (Sunday 6th March 2011)

    Meet Ups / Rideouts
    So I am organizing a day of High Adventure , great roads and Excellent BBQ . The details are : Have a coffee and a chat at the hungry highlander cafe. (coffee's are on me) Meet everyone at Braemar. Hungry Highlander Cafe (AB35 5YP) This will be a early meet , 10.30am - 11am. We should be...
  10. Spain and Morocco 2010

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    Sorry this is a rather belated report but my old computer just couldn't cope with photo's. Anyway........ I was on my Vara and Mrs Austin on her TA700. The basic route was Plymouth - Santander - mid Spain - South Spain - Morocco (and back) and spend nearly all of October doing it. No camping...
  11. Americanizing my AT

    Africa Twin
    Hi mates, Here I am in Mexico as an old ex-president put it: "So far from God, so close to the US" Anyway, do other bikes use the same sprockets as the AT??? Some that have been sold in the US so I can get the parts fairly quick??? I already ordered some goodies from Wemoto, but crossing the...
  12. Honda care? They sure do!

    Well, what is it? It's a card I got from Honda with my new Varadero. There's an emergency number on the back, they use a sub contractor, either AA or RAC or in my case CARS from Aberdeen! Why would I need this? It's a Honda says me! I damned well needed it alright! Here's my horror story from...
  13. Good bit of advertizing for xrv...

    Africa Twin
  14. fancy trail riding your own bike in Morocco?

    Hi I'm organizing two trips to Morocco in November and December this year. Group of 6 riders will have their bikes transported down to southern Spain were they can fly into Gerez or Malaga and collect bikes for a 8 day trip in Morocco. Gps and route trails given out each day ,all accomadation...
  15. Rideout south wales

    Meet Ups / Rideouts
    cant see eny local rides organized so came up with this, new to the forum so thaught Id put names to faces by organizing a sunday rideout up and around the local valleys where I live, will be mostly mountain roads/lanes all tarmac, just a quiet bimble soaking up the scenic views, carreg cennen...
  16. Maroc Sep. 07

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    Chucking it down here in Spain today so i have been rained-off....insteadof being constructive with my free time i thought i would post some picsof my trip to Morocco last September. Went with an organised tour who trailered the bikes down while most of the riders flew into Marakesh. I met...
  17. Good Friday Trail Ride - It Started so well!

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    I forgot my camera so pictures courtesy of Dazzer can be viewed here; Fired up the AT for my 7am ‘Good Friday’ run over to Keighley to meet up with Dazzer, Paul & Chris. Very cold so...
  18. THE CHEAP WAY DOWN (a bit) PART 1

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    The Cheap way down Part 1 I had taken the dog out for a walk on boxing day and thought how great it would be to go for a ride with the roads being empty but I couldn’t even do that since I had sold my Africa Twin a month ago thinking that I wouldn’t be doing much riding over the winter and it...
  19. Kaokaland Raid

    Discounts / Deals
    Any British riders interested in participating in the Kaokaland Raid We would be pleased to have a Honda team to beat the BM's Kaokaland Raid 15 teams compete over two weeks in the Kaokaland Raid; the team that arrives last at each evening’s checkpoint is eliminated as a competitor. This is not...
  20. Arfica Twin Italy Tunisia 2007

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    The Italian AT club celebrated the 10th anniversary by organizing a trip to Tunisia over the Xmas holidays. If you would like to see some pics, here is the link: