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  1. For Sale: Transalp 1992 600 cowl & screen, dash, RH side panel, front bracket

    For Sale / Wanted
    Transalp 1992 600 cowl& screen, dash, RH side panel, front bracket More bits from my ‘naked’ TA project look at the pictures Dash panel £6 Front bracket (bit bent see pics) £5 Cowl & standard size screen £25 RH side panel £25 (LH side panel was cut up for project but not used! ) Collect from...
  2. Crf 450 xrl 65 plate cutting out.

    CRF - New Forum!
    New to the group could do with a brain to pick please. just aquired a crf 450 xrl 65 plate the bike had done 29 miles when I purchased it in November after a full nights running fine it just started cutting out if I held the clutch and let the revs die down then won't start for about 5 mins. Any...
  3. Spotted, Maltese Transalps.

    Sunday, 20th November, two TAs, post muddiness. The day after the cyclone, these intrepid Transalpers were spending their early Sunday morning negotiating the post-monsoon mud !
  4. Une nouvelle règle Française pour les motocyclistes ... !

    Annonce de service public: Looks like All riders of a motorcycle, scooter, trike or quad in France will have to wear motorcycle gloves from 20th November 2016 onwards. And passengers will have to wear gloves as well. So don't get caught out if you've any trips planned through France, or else...
  5. Heading over finally

    Africa Twin
    Finally have a tentative date to be Belgium way for a couple of years from stateside now. Anyone in the Brussels area? Going to take me a month or two to get settled and hopefully my 4Runner will arrive safe shortly after me. Need to find a bike after I get there. Not bringing my xrv650 back...
  6. legal?

    policy renewal due soon. March 2013, dumbo was stolen...reported to the police & insurance, even though i recovered the bike & paid for damages etc, 2 months later Hastings said that i wouldn't get my 4th year no claims & that i was lucky they were letting me keep my 3years NCB. November 2013...
  7. Abr end of year meet. W/e 9th nov. Takoda camping

    Meet Ups / Rideouts
    We have been approached to hold an ABR end of year meeting at our Campsite, Takoda Camping in Kirkby Stephen, Cumbria CA17 4AP. The event takes place on the weekend starting the 9th November but some riders are turning up earlier. For those who missed the XRV national the format will be a...
  8. Tyre maintenance

    I was having lunch the other day and sat down on the gutter beside my bike in the sun to eat lunch.. Just happened to look at the front tyre and realised it had some cracks in it. Firstly from most of the tread blocks towards the centre of the tyre, but also around the circumference of the...
  9. Laugh out loud moment

    Laugh out loud moment today - full page Halvarssons advert in November's Bike magazine (page 61). The reason being the placement of the ad in the middle of a 9 page blather about new Harley and Indian models. But, you'd have to see it to appreciate my warped sense of humour. Hint - it...
  10. Help, looking for accomodation in the Isle of Skye

    Hi everyone, me and africajim are planning on having a long weekend in November on the Isle of Skye, been looking on the net at hotels, cabins and B&B's, not sure which one, any advice would be grateful :thumbright:
  11. No power to the starter

    Hi I bought an mot failure 1999 600 in November and finally got round to putting all the parts together On it today. Up to that point it always started now nothing. When I press the start button the neutral light dims so power is being used But nothing from the starter motor. I've checked the...
  12. Any One Want This?

    I've got a £10 Infinity voucher which runs out on 30th November this year. I don't need anything from them. I can email it to you. Don't want any money for it, but if you're feeling a bit generous you could make a donation to our local children's charity. PM me with your email address...
  13. SORN and Insurance

    Just read this on MCN, new one on me. SORNing bikes for winter could void insurance - | Motorcycle News | Bike News | Motorbike Videos | MCN
  14. Movember barftone

    Charity Events
    Hi Team. I shall be taking part in MOVEMBER supporting mens health. Please follow this link if you can help. Movember United Kingdom - Home I shall be going for the Tom Selleck Tashhhhh look without the hair, complete with dodgy 70s aftershave being worn all month! There will be a suprise...
  15. Ian Coates - The Legend is possibly returning to England in November!

    Hi All, The Legend may finally be returning home to Blighty! He has threatened to return before, so maybe this is another false alarm! He's in Switzerland and may possibly be back here sometime in November. He's promised to keep his followers updated via Facebook in advance of his arrival...
  16. places worth seeing...

    We are off on a cheap Med cruise in November and just thought I'd ask if anyone had recommendations on places to see/visit... this is where we are going - Day 1 – Venice, Italy Day 2 - Bari, Italy Day 3 - Corfu, Greece Day 4 - La Valletta, - Malta Day 5 – Naples, Italy Day 6 - Savona...
  17. For Sale: Africa Twin RD04

    Bikes For Sale / Wanted
    Africa Twin RD04 - £1,900 One of my bikes has to go, I'm afraid. So... Africa Twin RD04. 51,000 miles. MoT until November and taxed until the end of February. Photos taken in the last few weeks: I'm not sure of the value yet. Once I've done a little research (there don't seem to be any...
  18. Monk's Trod

    Great Roads/Routes
    I was in the Elan Valley this weekend, and spotted this TRO notice at one end of the Monk's Trod. It states that this TRO expired in November 2011. Does anyone have up-to-date information about the restrictions on the trail? Iain
  19. Honda confirms CRF250L for UK

    CRF - New Forum!
    Honda today confirms that the CRF250L, revealed for the first time at the Tokyo Motor Show in November 2011, will go on sale across Europe during summer 2012. The page refers to it as the latest in a long line of dual-sport bikes which include the XL series. So, is this going to be a useable...
  20. What i did this morning

    The wife's been fussing that she hasn't really been out anywhere with the boy since we had him in November. So today we decided to go down to Tehidy country park which is about 2 miles from my back door. We decided to show our boy the wildlife as he hasn't seen any yet. The weather was mild and...