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  1. Beowulf Exhausts

    Varadero
    saw an ad in Ride magazine http://www.beowulfuk.com/beowulf/shoppingcart/products.asp?cat=2478 British with a English legendary name Oh these look shiney.. the titanium blue one would go nicely on my TriColour Vara May save up over winter
  2. For anyone interested in touring in Germany

    Chatter
    Just stumbled across this. Sounds real good and can be done in "bits" as the whole thing is around9000km (5000odd miles i guess) long German Motorbike Route The original German Motorbike Route The latest that Germany has to offer motorbike riders is a circuit measuring just under 9,000 km that...
  3. A big thanks . . . . . and a happy ending!

    Past National Meets
    Firstly - National Meet - what a laugh! was great to meet loads of faces although to my acute embarrassment i cannot remember who everyone was or wether names i was told were real names or cyber names!! either way was great to meet you all and i'm just gutted i couldn't stay for the rest of...
  4. Ted simon Interview BBC Radio 4

    Chatter
    according to Lois on the Loose website (great book) she is being interviewed with the legendary Ted Simon of Jupiters Travels fame on BBC Radio 4 Excess Baggage this saturday- I would recommend the book Lois On The Loose found it the other day browsing in Waterstones, It describes her solo bike...
  5. Markets are taking a HIT !

    Chatter
    World Stockmarkets have had quite a smash recently, we saw this coming and moved into a SHORT position a few weeks back, which has made it a very profitable time. You can make just as much money when the market falls as when it rises, it is called being SHORT the market. Add in some leverage...
  6. Head bearings failing after 6 month 3000 miles!

    Transalp
    bought a TA brand new about 6 months ago, (In preference to KTM990 and Buell Uyl because of Honda legendary build quality!) The low speed handling of late has started to degenerate, very difficult to ride slowly without weaving, when riding over speed humps and sunken manhole covers there is a...
  7. dipped beam relay

    Africa Twin
    Hello again,well the dipped beam relay seems to be not working on my 90 africa twin,the honda dealer here in new zealand doesn,t have any info pre 96 models,does any one have a part number or a cheaper replacement than the price he quoted me of between 18 to 30 quid.The dealer here in...
  8. Tony Archer

    Recommended Dealers/Service Providers/Campsites
    I've just had my seat lowered by a great guy called Tony Archer in Huddersfield. This is the third bike seat I have had re done by him and he is a true craftsman. ( Just google "Tony Archer" to see ) One week turn around from Somerset to Huddersfield. I told him to take as much foam out as he...
  9. New Seat.

    Varadero
    I've just had my seat lowered by a great guy called Tony Archer in Huddersfield. This is the third bike seat I have had re done by him and he is a true craftsman. ( Just google "Tony Archer" to see ) One week turn around from Somerset to Huddersfield. I told him to take as much foam out as he...
  10. Best £1600 i ever spent

    Africa Twin
    I have had my Africa Twin for exactly 1 year now, i bought it off Ebay for £1600 she is the RD04. I have been riding bikes continuosly since 1978 and in that time i have owned 34 bikes, also raced for nearly 10 years. My bike came with a full set of Krauser luggage, Motad crash bars, new rims...
  11. Weston Beach Race 2005

    Meet Ups / Rideouts
    Yes folks its that time of year again when the legendary Weston Beach Race is on in Weston Super Mare. http://www.wbruk.com/ for more details. Its being held on Saturday 1st October and Sunday 2nd October. Quads and Sidecars on the Saturday, and Solos on the Sunday. Entry costs: Advanced...
  12. Overland Solutions

    Recommended Dealers/Service Providers/Campsites
    I'm sure alot of you will have heard of Ernie and his company 'Overland Solutions' but for those of you who haven't he is legendary in the 'overlanding' world. He is not just a fabrication company but, designs and makes all manner of parts for bikes. Check out the website...
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