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  1. For Sale / Wanted
    Hi, I've got for sale my saddle panniers CROSSO MOTO 80 (capacity 80L). Made of cordura, all stiches are seald. Panniers were tested in every condition - 100% waterproof!! It is fit for almost all racks, fully adjustable. On the back and front is scotchlite like material for visibility . Price...
  2. Transalp
    Hi, Please would somebody give me an advice on changing the exhaust downpipes? I'm always worried I may shear off the lugs that screw into the cylinder heads when I'm undoing the domed nuts holding the flanges. Also, is there a work around to not having the gasket between the downpipe and the...
  3. Varadero
    Hello friends, anyone has any updated feedback regarding the EBC HH vs stock one for Vara ABS ? Is the material really too hard that consume the rotor faster than stock? how far faster ? 10k faster? more/less ? i bought it as it was more than 30% cheaper didnt install it yet.. but the rotor is...
  4. Transalp
    As above swap my lowered seat for a standard seat. Nice seat grippy material.
  5. Africa Twin
    Hi all, An odd but important question - are the clutch and stator covers made of aluminium, pot metal or something different? Am about to start a rebuild and I would like to put an anodised plating on them, but need to know what the material is. Does anyone know for certain? Thanks, James
  6. Transalp
    I've not picked up the Transalp yet so can't do the obvious test but what is the petrol tank made of? Steel, Aluminium? I have an Oxford tank bag which is held on with magnets so wondering if it will still be of any use :) Nige
  7. Africa Twin
    Hi guys I'm really enjoying riding my twin been in all sorts of terrain but after an hour on the stock chair my ass feels like its about to explode. How can I make the long rides on the saddle easier on my ass? P.s I dont have money to buy a corbins aftermarket one. What material can I use...
  8. Meet Ups / Rideouts
    Today I met grasmere59, boboneleg, Steve, Bazz and his mate (sorry Bazz forgot his name) :D It was a great day meeting all these new faces. boboneleg's KTM was drool material for sure. Looking forward to meeting you all again soon. Will have to organize a ride out when the weather improves. ;)...
  9. Clothing
    My old Heine Gericke jacket and trousis combo is on it's last legs but six years is not so bad. I am looking for quality replacements and they must do everything, be warm in winter, waterproof and breathable oh and durable. Halvarrsons have a good reputation, I have a budget up to say £500 for...
  10. For Sale / Wanted
    Do any of you learned gentlemen know what would be the best material to use to make a seat base for my project bike? It needs to be about a foot long and eight inches wide. It needs to be of a material that can take the staples from fitting the seat cover. Where can I find the stuff? :thumbup:
  11. Mechanical Advice
    Can anyone point me in the direction of some reading material that would explain the intricacies the valve/camshaft timing? I'm after something that would explain the effects of altering the valve timing - ie what effect altering the valve open times would have on the engine's performance I...
  12. Chatter
    Well guys, whadya think ?? Is this the new material that will revolutionise industry ? I note that the initial concept was hatched in a UK university, Manchester I think, and wasn't patented. Now the rest of the world have jumped on the bandwagon with China having 2k patents pending, whilst UK...
  13. Other Honda
    One of the most beautiful bikes ever built, brand new & a snip at........ Honda RC30 BRAND NEW | eBay Phil
  14. Transalp
    Hi there A few years ago I was seriously considering buying an ex-police 600 'Alp, and found a lot of info on the interweb about the a quite detailed Honda article about the then relatively new 650, with some exploded diagrams and CAD cutaways etc. Now that I've finally bought a...
  15. Chatter
    Just saw this link on the BBC to a new invention aimed at the MOD, but also at various sports including motorcycling. Basically, it's a soft and flexible polymer that when impacted turns solid to dissipate the force - good for knee, shoulder, hip and elbow armour, perhaps? Apparently it's...
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