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  1. Hello and Barn find RD04

    Africa Twin
    Hi, Thanks for the add. I have just started stripping this barn find RD04. The frame is now at the powdercoaters and I am now busy cleaning and sourcing parts! :)
  2. honda fmx the roughest ever

    Dominator / FMX
    just took delivery of the roughest fmx ive ever seen , will spend the next few months stripping ,repainting and building something I really want ,don't know myself what that is yet... Will try and get some pics up of it now , and as it progresses .
  3. Regulator connector

    Africa Twin
    When stripping out the underseat tray I separated the square(ish) connector on the regulator and found the connections to be burnt looking! Should I be worried about this? Should I replace the connectors and if so where from? Help anyone? Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  4. For Sale: Varadero 1000 engine parts

    For Sale / Wanted
  5. Powder coat or paint

    Hi Im stripping my LMF engine tomorrow and plan to either paint or powder coat it ....... any ideas or suggestions as to which one to go for ?
  6. Cheese radiators

    Africa Twin
    Stripping my bike down I find my radiators are falling to bits.:( Do I; Buy new ones? Have them refurbed? If so, who refurbs rads, and what sort of price am I looking at?
  7. cleaning a float bowl

    Mechanical Advice
    Hi All, I'm just stripping and cleaning my carbs (XJ750) and I have an amount of stubborn sediment in the bottom of the bowl, I've attacked it with carb cleaner and will shift with a tentative prod with a screwdriver, but what is a cheap, easy way to clean it out. It's been off the road for 12...
  8. Xl185s fork stantions

    Don't fancy stripping the forks so does anyone know the stantion length for my '79 XL185? Mine are pitted so would like to replace them but wondered if any other Honda ones will be a straight swap, or if anyone can say what other forks can be a straight swap? Cheers
  9. Instrument cluster bulbs

    Is there an easy way to access these? The Haynes manual basically has you stripping the whole top fairing. Is it not possible to remove the shroud around the instrument cluster and reach behind to gain access? Thanks MAC
  10. Fuse box change

    Africa Twin
    Rather than add on an auxiallary fuse box, I am thinking about ripping out the original and replacing it with a bigger third party fuse box. Anyone else done this? How are the original wiring loom cables terminated to the box? I am guessing there is bugger all slack to work with. :roll:
  11. XRV I.T Helpdesk silly question RIPPING MUSIC

    This evenings stupid question is... I would like to rip (if that's the correct term) an audio soundtrack from a video that is hosted on YouTube. I only want the audio, and ultimately I want to put it on my iPod (well iPhone actually) as a music track. What does everyone else use...
  12. Ripping DVD's - How & What's Best???

    Let's get something straight first of all, I'm not a DVD Pirate, or about to go into the business of copying movies! I have a DVD movie which features some music (about 3.5 mins) set to a nice visual of some helicopters flying in Vietnam (although I'm guessing it's Florida!) I would just...