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  1. They call it Art Ilfracombes answer to the angel lof the north

    Damian hirsts Verity BBC News - Will Damien Hirst's bronze statue Verity regenerate Ilfracombe?
  2. 2012 National - Payment..

    National Organisers
    Guys, with less than 2 weeks to go I think it could be a bit late now to try and put in place any sort of pre-booking payment system. (unless someone already has something up their sleeve) I wonder if we should therefore advise folks in the official thread that payment will be collected on the...
  3. Wanted: Hornby track

    For Sale / Wanted
    Don't know if anyone has any 00 track for sale, September i'm going to board my mothers loft out and run 4 trainsets interlinked which will be roughly 12ft square so i need as much track as i can get, long straights are a must but anything considered if anybody has any for sale. May also...
  4. CX500 ebay special - seat, bars & misc

    Bodgers Corner
    Morning! Some of you may have noticed me posting pictures of the cheap old CX500 "special" I got off ebay recently: Well, I thought you might be interested in a few updates [1]. First off, although the seat wasn't as bad as it looked, it wasn't improved when the small "bum stop" bit of...
  5. Old TA road tests 1988 and 1991

    Whilst sorting out the comics in the loft prior to next weekend jumble at Shepton Mallet (3rd March) I found these tests of TA vs Elephant, Super Ten and GS100 (Superbike Jan 1990) and TA impression (What Bike April 1988)
  6. Old Road Tests AT vs SuperTen & NXR750 picture

    Africa Twin
    Whilst sorting out the comics in the loft prior to next weekend jumble at Shepton Mallet (3rd March) I found this test of AT vs the 750 Super Ten (What Bike March 91) and a picture of the NXR750 in the 88 Paris Dakar (Superbike April 88)
  7. anyone want some cheap loft insulation?

    this was posted on GSer but seems too good to pass up if you need some loft insulation £1 a roll + free delivery + Goggles,mask and gloves I've just ordered some to top up my loft for a grand total of £7, I nearly ordered a load more for the sake of it but...
  8. I want to Katoom my bathroom: fashion says otherwise.

    We are rennovating. I am in charge of the bathroom. Apparently, if I have a hand in designing it, I might use it more often. With a username like mine.... I don't think so. Anyhoo, comments on my tastes aside, I want pointers as to where I cvan find a decent selection of tiles in the UK. I...
  9. For Sale: Large Soft Panniers

    For Sale / Wanted
    I've decided to go for aluminium box panniers so I'm selling my soft panniers now. They are large touring size panniers (33 litres each) by Rev Pack. I bought these from the US after reading about them on Adventure Rider and I have been very happy with the use I've had with them. I used them on...
  10. For Sale: Xr spares

    For Sale / Wanted
    SPARE SEAT: i have a spare seat up in the loft, i cut down the foam on it to reduce ride height when i first got the bike it would need new foam for use or you will get severe arse ache there's nothing wrong with it other than a lack of foam. I'm open to any offer on that can post photo's at...
  11. Wanted: anyone got an old varadero pannier they dont want?

    For Sale / Wanted
    to fit an 06, either side, dont care what state the lids in i only want the black inner bit that clips on the bike anyone got any in the loft after a slide?
  12. Africa Twin 2002 Original Honda Exhaust

    What's it worth?
    I took my original Honda exhaust off the bike a few years back when it had only done 12000 miles. Sadly it just been in the garage loft since then so thought I might sell it. Whats it worth?
  13. Just bought my first one.

    Hi guys Have just bought my first Transalp XL700VA Can't wait to pick it up on Monday. Just got one question which i hope you guys will be able to answer for me, i have a Givi top box to mount on it is there any specific mounting kits i require other than what Givi supply? Thanks Lofty:D
  14. Barney bodget pannier brackets

    My Trannie came with E21 Givi panniers; very light, very pretty, but too small for effective travelling. Being short of money to be able to purchase Touratech and having a loft with more than a few panniers, here's my mod; works a treat. B and C were moved to D and E. When I have some funds, or...
  15. For Sale: XL 1000 Varadero

    Bikes For Sale / Wanted
    XL 1000 Varadero PRICE REDUCTION Despite pleading for a 10 x 10 workshop which would have enabled me to put the AT away for the summer I ended up with Hansel and Gretel''s ruddy summer house in my garden so one of the bikes has to go.....the garage is just too small for both anymore and I've...
  16. Subutteo rugby

    For Sale / Wanted
    Anyone into subutteo rugby? I was at my mum's helping her clear the loft and found my old subutteo rugby set "new international" set. It is complete except for one of the rugby balls and is in superb condition with no damage at all. The box corners have a little scuffing but not at all bad. I...
  17. Sold: Play station 2 & games

    For Sale / Wanted
    Bought this unit about 2 years ago to entertain my god children and my wifes nephews when they come over, it has had very little use since new and i don't play it, tried to but couldn't get into it. It's for sale due to lack of use and collecting dust. The unit has the memory card included...
  18. The Witches Promise

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    I planned this journey because I fancied a twisty, high climbing route away from main roads, that won't take up too much of a Sunday (2 to 3 hours depending on brew stops ). I know it's not everyone’s cup of tea but it does it for me and is particularly suited to the Dominator. The...
  19. Chain And Sprockets

    Dominator / FMX
    Hello. I need to replace the chain on my bike soon (FX650 Vigor) Its getting a bike worn, and is almost at the end of the adjusters... Its got stock gearing (14 front, 43 rear) afaik... Will check on that first... Now, I already know I am going to get a DID V O-ring chain, as I have had...
  20. Broadband Guru Help

    I have 6 Mb broadband speed when the laptop is wired to my router, when running wireless I DROP 4 Mb :(. When running a wireless speed test I am 0.5 M from the router :rolleyes:. Contacted the broadband provider and they said it was interference from something in my home or from outside...