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  1. 600 vs 650

    Transalp
    Looking for Transalp for my son he is planing some trips this year which is best and why ??? :thumbright:
  2. Planing a trip to France

    Chatter
    Well due to having a bit of time on my hands out here in Kenya and due to a change in my marital cercumstances i have decided to do somthing i have wanted to do for a long time now but never had the time or finances. So im looking at March April time jumping on the bike (could be a new one by...
  3. Just Joined

    I'd like to introduce myself....................
    Hi all just a quick hello and brief introduction. just purchased an AT 1995 RD07 and it is imaculate already have an R1200GS ADV this is my second R1200 ADV really like it however I must say that the AT is an absolute joy to ride, just in process of having the engine overhauled by the Honda...
  4. spark gone

    Dominator / FMX
    my dommie lost its spark on north circuit at the beginning of july. I stripped the bike, checked all the fuses, all the wiring, spayed all connections with contact cleaner, assembled everything, but still without any spark. So ordered a new ignition coil hoping that the cdi is ok. month passed...
  5. Pan American, spares to carry?

    Africa Twin
    Hi all. I posted this in the travel section but didn't get much of a reply, was hoping to have better luck here. Well Im heading out From Ireland to Alaska in June and taking about 7 or 8 Months to reach Argentina. Being planing it for a few years but getting down to the small details now. What...
  6. Greetings from Sweden...!!

    I'd like to introduce myself....................
    Hello World...!! Live in Sweden...Own a 1998 Honda Africa Twin...And just love it...!! Got it in sept 2009, and only driven about 300 kilometers....yet...!! Planing a trip to Norway this summer....!!
  7. Pan American, spares to carry?

    Travel
    Hi all. Well Im heading out From Ireland to Alaska in June and taking about 7 or 8 Months to reach Argentina. Being planing it for a few years but getting down to the small details now. What Im trying to find out is what spares, I DON'T NEED TO CARRY. The Africa twin was not sold in the...
  8. Greetings from greece.......

    Varadero
    Hi everybody,im a new owner of VARADERO (model 07 ABS) :thumbright: I had an africa twin 99 model and was great motorbike for Greece.... Any help u ll need for Greece just ask me......:p Im planing summer holidays from athens to Venece through west balkans...
  9. moto gp spain

    Travel
    hi chaps just a line 2 ask about any info that you can give me on camping for the gp invalencia in july....i will be on the santander ferrie 30th june..for day to day liveing and petrol £60..may be a night or to BB..any good BB would be great...then back up france and home, not to much planing...
  10. newbie to forum

    I'd like to introduce myself....................
    hi my names skip i have a 86 xl600rmg i believe this is a bit of a rare beast.ive had and restored xls before and i intend to restore this bike as well as doing some green laning on it as there such fun bikes to ride. my last was a xl600r but ive gone for the electric start model this time as...
  11. Compression tester

    Mechanical Advice
    Hi, I'm planing to buy compression tester for testing compression on my motorbikes. I entered this keyword in E-bay and get 256 results with price range from 1 GBP to 500GBP :confused: compression tester, Vehicle Parts Accessories, Business, Office Industrial, leak down tester items at low...
  12. xrv info

    Riding
    hi, first ill just say, the xrv750 is my dream bike :). im planing to drive to australia and am checking out bikes. ive narowded it down to the klr650 vs the xvr. which model or year xrv are the most reliable ? whats classed as high milage ect. any info would be great.
  13. Holidays in Scotland

    Travel
    Hello, good friends! I'm planing taking a 2 week tour around Scotland and the islands. I currently live in London, and the far north i've been is the lake disctrict. I'm quite used to long journeys under all kinds of weather, and i did ride all the way from Portugal and back a few times. I...
  14. GJB

    I'd like to introduce myself....................
    Hi all Fist time to send a message, just want to say hello, Im from South Africa, Just purchased a 2008 Transalp V700. done about 2500km mostly tar riding. as yet no extras for bike installed. Planing some serious adventure riding in December will keep posting with some pics of rides later...
  15. Fitting RECTIFIER from another bike

    Africa Twin
    Fitting RECTIFIER from another bike,not @, has anyone tried to? Theoreticly should be the same, If current and voltage specification are the same... My regulator had died yeterday,im guessing from over heating,it took the main relay with it to the grave... Changed the relay with a new one and...
  16. Newbie, needing some advice.

    XR
    Hi guys, I'm a new one here... as you may have guessed, and I absolutely love the look of the XRs, but I have a small question. I don't have my motorcycle license yet (A2, at least, I DO have my CBT) and am planing to get it done before the end of september, when it becomes harder... lol... and...
  17. Dartmoor Undercover Operation

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    Stanbloke,Deb and myself went on Saturday morning to Dartmoor to check out the Campsite in Dartmoor where this years National will be held.As we heard a few disturbing reports i thought it might be a good idea to check the place out first:rolleyes: Met with Stanbloke at 11am on the A303 and had...
  18. Corsica

    Meet Ups / Rideouts
    I'm not sure, is this tread goes here, but.. I'm going to Corsica, with my wife and a couple on GS. We'll be there from 7th - 16th May. Anybody from here planing to go there in that time... maybe.. btw, I'm going there for the 2nd time. It's so beautifull. I recomend :thumbup:
  19. new XL700V in Cornwall

    I'd like to introduce myself....................
    Hi! Just joined. Put down a deposit on a new 700 Transalp yesterday - picking it up next week. I went to the dealers (GT in Plymouth) to test ride a Kwak Versys, but after trying the TA I was sold on it - despite the shorter tank range. It's a real stonker. Funny how 60bhp seems enough - I...
  20. luxemberg

    I'd like to introduce myself....................
    Hi i have only just registered, but am looking for any information on riding in luxemburg as i am planing to visit during a week tour around france/belgium and germany,so only a day to pass through but would like it to include good roads scenery etc, would be gratefull of anyones knowledge.
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