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  1. Another tyre question

    Im'e just about to order a new pair of tourances for the 650. The ones Im'e ordering are S rated and are replacing some H rated which I got from Busters a while ago, they have been superb tyres done over 11,400 miles and have just about worn out together. My question is does anybody know if the...
  2. "Sharp" ratings and System helmets

    I'd been having a gander at some Shark "System" helmets in a local bike shop and had a subsequent googling about to get some more info. Came across the "Sharp" (DirectGov) website and looked up the Shark "OpenLine" and "EvoLine" helmets. The results are quite telling and also a bit confusing...
  3. Different speed ratings for front and rear tyre

    Hi, I'm going to replace the tyres on my 1992 XLV600 since I'll be mostly doing tarmac rides and there are the stock tyres on it. I was thinking about Continental ContiTrailAttack tyres and visited the Continental website. The websites proposes the following tyres for my bike: - Front...
  4. XR 400 power ratings

    Hi, Does anyone know power ratings of a stock 400? I've searched the forum and google, but haven't found anything... Thanks, Dave
  5. Helmet ratings SHARP

    Here's a link to the website where there is a listing of helmets and their new SHARP (Safety Helmet Assessment and Rating Programme) ratings. Just thought you'd all like to know...
  6. Security Ratings

    I've just forked out more than £200 on a Almax chain (Sold Secure Gold) and lock which is supposed to be the best on the market and can't be broken with hand tools and now I read in MCN that it lasted only 37 seconds in an attack using only hand tools. I feel robbed! The chain which lasted the...