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  1. Bikes For Sale / Wanted
    Honda XL/XR 500 engine wanted, pm if you have anything. Rob:p
  2. Transalp Technical Specs
    hi guys, just got me a TA now broke and need panniers and racks. spotted some off of a XRV750, anyone know if they might fit my bike? cheers rob
  3. Insurance
    This is how Bennetts Classic Motor Bike Insurance tried to rip me off. Last year I bought Comprehensive Motorbike Insurance for my classic 1981 Kawasaki GPZ1100 from Bennetts Bike Insurance for £101.07 Pounds Sterling. I thought that was reasonable for a motor bike that I didn’t even ride...
  4. For Sale / Wanted
    armstrong 500mx for sale all complete not been used for a long time turns over with log book 1988 will need going through as been stood for a long time. miss the airbox message or call rob 07891020445 offers
  5. Transalp
    I sold my Transalp !!!!!! :( Ok before you start berating me, I had an itch to scratch. I always had a notion for a Tiger 955i was going to buy one years ago but went down the B*W GS route instead. So a few months ago found myself with a 87 Transalp, a Triumph 900 Sprint and a Suzuki GSX1400...
  6. Chatter
    I have thought a lot since Rob passed away and feel it has affected all of us in many different ways, the ride to the funeral was for me was the feeling of unbelievable pride in being a part of this amazing group of people and such an honour that Catherine made us such a big part of Rob's...
  7. Chatter
    Went out fishing with my uncle last night and parked my bike up in the same place we go all the tike and some theifing little b****rd attempted to rob it but they didnt get anywhere but they have snipped numerous wires and decided to bend all the forks and hand guards. I had to hotwire it my...
  8. Chatter
    Rob has been a very active, popular and much liked member of XRV, manking many good friends over the years. Unfortunately Rob passed away yesterday Saturday 23rd, peacefully. It was Robs wish to be sent off on his final journey by as many motorcycle mounted friends as possible. Phil...
  9. For Sale / Wanted
    Beautiful bike to ride, good service history, TAX & MOT. Alarm/Immobiliser fitted CAT 1, Datatag, Scottoiler, Tall Screen, Crash Bars, Heated Grips, Yellow Headlamp Covers, Top Box, original book and 2 x sets of keys. Buyer to collect. Genuine reason for sale. Price: £3475.00 O.N.O. Contact...
  10. Chatter
    I start work at 0530 so i need to be there a bit before that to get changed etc. Yesterday morning i got into work and was talking to a mate after start up, now before work he went to a local cashpoint before going to work which was about 1/2 of mile from work. The cashpoint was a small branch...
  11. Triumph
    Found this on the web, and it took me back in time. http://3.bp.blogspot.com/-GBa-3WtwhQ0/TzzXAhCkPGI/AAAAAAAAaN8/Nmf5SE8KL4w/s1600/rTriumphTrident31.jpg Alastair Laurie. I remember reading about his Tridents in the early eighties in Bike. (I Think it was Bike Magazine). One green and this...
  12. Chatter
    Have a good one Rob
  13. Chatter
    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...
  14. Chatter
    As many on here will already know, our friend Frad (Rob) of this parish is today having the latest of a series of operations as his cancer is being dealt with. So....This infidel is doing his best to transmit all the good vibes and luck to him that I can muster. Wanna join me? Here's to...
  15. Chatter
    My wife has advertised her mazda MX5 on ebay and recieved the following e-mails. We feel it is a scam but would welcome any advice if you have the time. Thanks in advance Rob. kindly forward your paypal email email account to me,so that i can proceed the payment asap i live in wales but am out...
  16. Travel
    With a little time to reflect, thought I’d post up a wee summary of a short trip from 2nd to 1st home, Edinburgh to Gairloch + return, via Uig and Braemar. Decided to inject a little adventure into it, so booked on the Malliag – Armadale ferry at 10.55; figured it’d take circa 5 hrs to get...
  17. Bikes For Sale / Wanted
    Hello all, Looking for above.Low mileage,black or grey,abs,luggage with Honda heated grips preferred but all considered.Northwest England/north Wales if poss but will travel for right bike.PM me or call Rob 07779475480 Cheers :thumb:
  18. Chatter
    Happy Birthday Rob hope it's a grand day. Hope to see you next time I'm over in Derby soon.
  19. Ride Reports and Pictures
    Just done my first big trip on my Africa Twin. with Pops (Rob Webb) BMW F800GS, ORO (Jason Turner) 1998 Africa Twin, Mike Brittain Honda Varadero 1000 & Martin Lambert Yamaha Diversion. Saturday 15th Sept - Left Hereford at 2:30am, arrived Red Squirrel Campsite, Glencoe at 5:30pm. 440 miles...
  20. Africa Twin
    Although i haven't even looked at it yet since i parked it in the garage after norwich. Not long after me and Rob left the camp site. The sidestand light came on and stayed on. Any ideas what to look for before i strip it. Has that happened to anyone else. Cheers Mike
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