Honda XRV Forum banner


  1. New prototype of rear parcel shelf for RD07

    Africa Twin
    Second version of a multifunction rear rack. The prototype is bead blasted raw aluminum for now. Installation requires to remove the flimsy plastic rear rack. This first prototype will require only minor adjustments before entering in production. I may produce a batch for a group buy on the...
  2. Exhaust slip on options for a quieter life? '97 XR600

    Currently have an Arrow exhaust can fitted along with the standard headers. I've fitted an after market dB killer which has quietened it down a little but it's still fookin raw loud when revved. If I start that thing up when I'm on the early shift the neighbours will go ape! What are you lot...
  3. Straw poll - I only visit the Africa Twin board ere...

    Africa Twin
    ...Partly 'cause I'm a lazy interweb surfer, partly 'cause I don't tend to expand my horizons to look at other interesting topics, mostly though 'cause the bookmark I link via is to the Africa Twin section here? I guess, I could have posted this topic on the main site but as I 95% only read and...
  4. 1080p Camcorder Advise

    Hoping someone has done this and can advise. Just bought a camcorder to get some footage of the little-un (they grow up so fast!) and the last one I had was a tape one. I have a Sony laptop that plays HD movies fine but when I transfer the recorded footage over to the laptop it’s out of sync...
  5. LM spares - Any experiences?

    Africa Twin
    Found them on eBay and see they have good prices on master cylinder repair kits. Anyone has any experience with them? Quality parts or maybe not? Raw Power Motorcycles XRV750 L-N Africa Twin 90-92
  6. West Country Camp Sites

    Me and my son Rob (RAW85) are off to the west country for a little jaunt next week on the Africa Twins. It will be our first trip together so really looking forward to it. Can anyone recommend any campsites, firstly one near Plymouth and secondly one near St.Ives in Cornwall. We are staying...
  7. RIP Iain Banks

    RIP Iain Banks. An interview with him will be on iPlayer later this week: BBC iPlayer - Iain Banks: Raw Spirit
  8. hate to get caught up in the hype but...

    Chatter can an 18 year old from Nottingham sound so raw, so mature, and merge the Clash with Donovan???. I have mostly been listening to... Jake Bugg. Sadly gigs all sold out :(:("""
  9. Wrinkly Rockers

    Was never a great fan of the Stones, liked them, but never a huge follower. However, this latest single is superb - raw rock played by a bunch of guys that should be collecting their pensions by now. Here it is Fair do's to the guys for not letting...
  10. Mrs Wee is now a biker ..............

    Well ?????? kind of !!!!!!!!! .......but it's a start !!!!!......... This is now her new means of getting to work ............ Peugeot V-Clic ...... 49cc of raw 4 stroke power. She does not have far to go ...... thank goodness, and she is of the vintage (ahem !) that can drive it on her...
  11. Classic GP footage

    just been sent this link to some footage of the 1977 Silverstone GP how times have changed British Motorcycle Grand Prix Silverstone 1977 - YouTube gotta love the straw crash barriers :) I was only sent it because it's my mates dad doing the wheelie at the start :thumbleft:

    Hi, Every one, Yesterday I was tempted by a 09 gs adventurer 1800 yes 1800 miles, up at a local yamaha dealer for just over £9000, On the way traveling 0n my 08 varadero I soon started to wonder why I wanted to change !, After a few more fast twisty peg down bends & with the raw of the scorpion...