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  1. New Rider on Xl 125

    XL
    Hey so to start from the beginning my dad purchased a 1978 Xl 125 for $200 from a local lady off of facebook. It was missing just about everything on it that wasn't absolutely necessary to ride the thing. It sat for a little bit before I was given the motivation to start working on it. The...
  2. Africa Twin 750 Re-build

    Africa Twin
    I was recommended to add a thread as I'm currently having another fad of re-building my Africa Twin. I bought it 5 years ago as a 'project' and proceeded to leave it in the shed for 4 years! Last Christmas I dismantled it in a shed, since then I've moved house and have the space to get my teeth...
  3. 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...
  4. RD08 Dommie & M-unit wiring

    Dominator / FMX
    Im just about to start wiring my dommie project. I have created a wiring diagram, and was hoping someone could give it a quick look over and give me feedback on any mistakes. Also thought it may be handy for other people to use, (if its correct)
  5. Wanted: Wanted - Transalp fork springs

    For Sale / Wanted
    Hi, I'm looking to get some stiffer springs for a project bike (with unknown forks) and it could get expensive if I end up buying lots of different springs & rates new. It's been a little while since I had a Honda Transalp but think they might be suitable, so anyone got any old Transalp fork...
  6. My latest project

    Chatter
    I want to re-wire my Dommie because I cant get it started due to a re-wiring problem.. Last spring/summer me and my son build a cafe racer for a tattoo artist in Copenhagen.. When the bike was finished he sent me a M-Unit blue and some switches,and an expensive speedo... I fit the switches ...
  7. HU Travellers meeting in Romania

    Travel
    Carpathian 2 Wheels Guide and Moto-Camp Cisndioara, helped by a handful of friends, organizes the first Horizons Unlimited traveler meeting in Romania at Sebeşu de Sus, Sibiu County, at the foothills of the Făgăraș Mountains. There will be at a lot of presentations about traveling to exotic...
  8. Wanted: Wanted cheap project bike transalp 600

    For Sale / Wanted
    Looking for a cheap project/spares repair type bike. Engine not important but the more complete it is the better.
  9. Shock choice

    Dominator / FMX
    My winter project is coming along nicely and I like it so far The rear shock at present is from a zx6r but I think it is to soft. I have seen 3 other shocks I am interested in. Hagon Wilbers ( no preload) Wilbers more expensive but has a dial( able)setting I know it's a personal choice but do...
  10. 1983 xl100s project, help needed

    XL
    I want to ditch the exhaust and replace it with something smaller and cheaper. What do you recomend?
  11. honda XL500R Top End Replacement

    XL
    Hi all.....new member ...Blackbirdflyer....hopeing to pick your collective Honda brains....Rebuild project.... Honda XL 500R 1982....Camshaft split with top end requiring replacement including camshaft. Where would you suggest that I start....all breakers so far have turned up a blank....any...
  12. New member saying Hi

    I'd like to introduce myself....................
    Ladies and Gentlemen, New member blackbirdflyer saying Hi to the Honda Trial Bike community. I am rebuilding a Honda XL 500R (1982) and hope that I can benefit from your collective expertise with the project. My machine has suffered a camshaft failure (ouch) and needs a full top end...
  13. My FMX tracker project

    Dominator / FMX
    Thought I’d post a couple of pictures of progress so far. I picked up a tatty FMX in March 18 and since the have been slowly rebuilding it in the style of a tracker / Scrambler hybrid. Still lots of tidying to do but the basics are now done and I like the direction it’s going. It’s all my...
  14. Wanted: 1995 xl600v

    For Sale / Wanted
    WANTED 1995 Frame with v5. Please help me keep my old Transalp on the road I need another frame due to only being on TPF&T insurance lol Complete bike or project considered but must be cheap. Sorry I missed out frame wanted but can't seem to alter title?
  15. Lithium Battery for my scrambler project

    Dominator / FMX
    Has anyone used a lithium battery on they project. Im looking to order the Aliant YLP09X which is equivalent to the YTX9-BS battery just a fraction of the size of it. Just wanted someone to confirm that its the right one before i place the order. Here is the link for the datasheets of the...
  16. Wanted: RD07, Front Wheel or hub required, for a project bike.

    For Sale / Wanted
    Hi Any Condition will be considered as I can rebuild them, looking to put an AT Front End on a Cagiva Elefant 750 with a Ducati Monster 800 motor. Caveman
  17. Dommie build - rear peg options

    Dominator / FMX
    Right, im looking for some ideas to mount rear pegs on my dommie project. Would prefer them to be removable, as they will only be fitted if i take my son for a ride. See photo below. The only idea i could think of, is two weld two nuts on the inside of the curved upright, so i could then bolt...
  18. Need some help

    Chatter
    I need a bit of specialist advice regarding my sons Yamaha DT 125 LC project so if Nick in Brum shows up in any of the posts could you kindly ask him to PM me or send me his e mail address..We are having electrical issues and Nick knows about these bikes...I have sent a PM to him but he hasnt...
  19. front brake caliper

    Dominator / FMX
    Hi, folks, this is a two-parter part 1 i am in need of a front calliper for my new dommie project has anyone got one for sale or trade? part 2 is there a choice of calipers i can work with? i had a slr front caliper on one of my dommies , is there a further choice that you know of? i seem to...
  20. Wanted: Africa twin with a blown engine or output shaft worn

    For Sale / Wanted
    Fancy a project and I know its a long shot but has anyone got an unfinished project or as per title blown engine or worn output shaft and have had enough and what to get rid? I have a few spares and lots of time
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