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  1. Chatter
    I am in need of some help. My current project is as good as done apart from a bit of fettling. For my next project I need to get myself a Norton Featherbed frame. I know they are as rare as rocking horse do do but i need to find one. It doesnt have to be an original one with papers so if any of...
  2. Chatter
    well worth a watch if you haven't seen it yet :thumbup: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9qnfLYhWGR0 I just bought the rolling stones album exile on main st on e bay won it for £2.90 im chuffed to bits its like a long lost friend I had it on tape a lifetime ago some of their finest work ...
  3. I'd like to introduce myself....................
    Hi there. I'm a long-term motorcyclist, mostly on British bikes although have also owned several others including Guzzi, MZ, SP400, XT500, Dominator (both Norton and Honda). My current road bike is a V-Strom 650 which I'm in the process of moving on as advancing age and creaking joints are...
  4. Ride Reports and Pictures
    Hi all, new job's taking a lot of my time lately so not so much bike time! But, gotta have that fix! I took the donkey out today to go looking for snow! And DAMN did I find some! Lol! I took a ride up Speyside to Craigellachie, across to Dufftown then on to Tomintoul. In between I took a couple...
  5. Chatter
    Hi all, Fiona and myself decided to go take a look at this new prototype Honda Africa Twin at the NEC last weekend, I took a few pics so thought I'd share my thoughts on the new bike and the show in general with you folks. We flew down from Inverness to Birmingham on the Friday and stayed for...
  6. Ride Reports and Pictures
    As the weather was decent I went for a trundle through the lanes in Glos & Wilts around the source of the Avon and Thames. By this afternoon the floods over the roads appear to have subsided, I went around Badminton where the/a source of the Avon rises the normally dry valley was well watered...
  7. Chatter
    As promised a picture my Dad (age 74) drew of my bike, He came round before xmas and took about 20 photos and off he went, he also put the picture on a mug and is getting a T shirt done for me. Normally his drawings are of Classic Bikes his favourite being the Manx Norton which he gets prints of...
  8. Varadero
    Hello folks, has anyone tried fitting a lowering kit to this bike? I took mine in to Norton Way Honda last weekend to have the HyperPro lowering kit fitted. The day I was supposed to pick the bike back up I called them for an update and they told me that they had held off on doing the work...
  9. Dominator / FMX
    I am heading off to test ride my dommie that I treated to a wiseco piston,down to my mates biker pub in Hannover next weekend. I volunteered my services to be his DJ for his 60th birthday party.(got my MP3 filled with 400 songs, 80-90 rock stuff):compress::compress::compress: I have baked him...
  10. Ride Reports and Pictures
    One of out local Villages has had today it's 3rd Annual Classic bike show, seems to be a day od bike and car shows down here today there's been several on. It was split into diffeent classes ie modern classic, classic, trike etc loads of classes i think there were about 200 bikes on display...
  11. Bikes For Sale / Wanted
    The local mot man has been instructed to sell 6 bikes from a chap who was living in Portugal. The GPZ strook me, been stood for 7 years, engine & bodywork look nice, bright, unbutchered & original, exhaust is solid - few of the fasteners, brackets etc need a tidy - would make a very nice...
  12. Chatter
    any green lanes around chipping norton as i am here on most weekends thanks;)
  13. Africa Twin
    Came across this today. Has the guys arm been ripped off yet ? Les Camper Vans (272) MOTORCYCLES Aermacchi (4) AJS (19) Any (1) Aprilia (12) Ardie (1) Ariel (24) Benelli (28) Bimota (7) BMW (53) Bond (1) BSA (112) Buell (1) Bultaco (7) Cafe Racer (2) Cagiva (2) Can Am (2) Coventry...
  14. Africa Twin
    A couple of lads from the old dart run a ceramic coating business here. They love bikes (Norton's) and they look after me price wise. Just as well... I keep buying bikes :) Re-build thread coming soon... as soon as I get the panels back from the paint booth. Ceramic coating on my de-catted...
  15. Triumph
    this really is a coup for the xrv website the first real pics of a 930cc 8 valve norton commando !!!! if you like this , ill have more pics on my youtube site as soon as ,,,,,
  16. Chatter
    wasnt sure if this has been on here before. Norton Commando Transformer by Steve Twist - YouTube
  17. For Sale / Wanted
    Anybody out there with a spare o/s radiator ? mines is still holding water but its as straight as Graham Norton :thumbup: pm please.
  18. Chatter
    Saw this on the BM site, check it out. Norton Commando Transformer by Steve Twist - YouTube
  19. Triumph
    well popped over to uncle otto`s yesterday the bike is well on the way to completion engine in frame , forks in , wheels in , carbs fitted tank and seat on the bike is away at the moment having a stainless steel exhaust system made so when it gets back , its ready for the wiring loom " he...
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