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  1. Dominator / FMX
    I'm really not wanting to have a go at anybody in particular, but looking on Ebay there are lots of chopped up SLRs and FXs coming up. Why? As far as I can see an FX or SLR hasn't got anything on it that isn't need to go or stop, therefore by taking things off the bike is diminished. I saw one...
  2. Mechanical Advice
    Hi, I've just got hold of this bike which has been stored for years, after refueling ,oil and filter changed, stripped carb and cleaned it, even MOT'd it here's the rub the garage said it could do with new silencers as the pipes had melted the front mud guard while doing the emmissions test, so...
  3. Transalp
    Had a long ride today, Weymouth to Norwich. I filled up at Bere Regis Shell services near Dorchester with V-Power and had hoped to get to Stansted without refueling. I managed to get to Newmarket, 190 miles (google map distance, clock showed 198 )! Even then it had only just got onto the low...
  4. Chatter
    Just seeing if anyone is heading up or down to the SSDT in May (2nd - 7th) in the Highlands. Im heading up with work to do the refueling side of things for the bikes on the 29th and there till the 9th. Hoping to take the bike up but dont know the score yet. Anyway just seeing if anyones...
  5. Travel
    Morocco Trip April-May 2009 Bike is an elderly Honda TransAlp with 47,000 miles on the clock which I had serviced and checked before departing. I had the tyres filled with green gunge to stop small punctures as I had read numerous accounts of tyres blowing on rough Moroccan roads. My tool kit...
  6. Past National Meets
    National Meet - Ride Report... (Better late than never!) He Came, He Saw, He Dropped his Bike (A Lot!) So it’s time to meet the gang, time to meet the hardcore rufty tufty cyber guys and girls who give it large on the forum. The people, who for the last year have only been imaginary...
  7. Varadero
    My fuel reserve has just come on for the first time since I've had the bike. Normally I don't allow the fuel to get so low before refueling, but I wanted it to have the minimum in there before I got the tank resprayed. So, what sort of range does the reserve have?
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