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  1. For Sale: Varadero 1000 FOR SALE X-Reg £800

    Bikes For Sale / Wanted
    not for sale sorry
  2. great bike chase cops and trialies

    enjoy not the usual so I though I would share it with you all :thumbup: and if you haven't seen Ronnie yet your in for a laugh
  3. Wanted: Rear shock

    I need to remove my current Nitron shock for a service yet still need to use my bike Does anyone have an old shock to sell/lend? Will consider anything! :thumbup:
  4. Wanted: Rear shock

    For Sale / Wanted
    Looking for a healthy aftermarket rear shock for, my one and only, RD04. Nitron, Wilberts etc.
  5. XT 600E or DRZ400

    I am currently in Spain until April 2015 and using an XT350, it's going well but I think some of the really rough tracks are taking their toll on the old girl. So for our next sojourn in October 2015 I will be getting another bike but I am not sure which one. Any one owned both the XT600E and...
  6. Ron Haslam

    For those interested, Ron Haslam will be doing a PA on Sunday 7th July at the new'ish J&S Accessories store in Nottingham. 8 Queens Court Lenton Lane Nottingham NG7 2NR
  7. Nitron Shocks - Rugged Roads Pro or standard Track version, any difference?

    Africa Twin
    Anyone know if there's any difference between Rugged Roads Nitron Pro at £585 or the normal Track version at £525? They both look the same to me, but what do I know.......
  8. Nitron Rear Shock for AT

    Africa Twin
    Here's the link to the write up and updated today 25.11.12
  9. section 59

    Hi be dam careful in N Wales boys. I just got myself a section 59 fo overtaking a plain blue volvo in Portmadog. The reason was given that I caused stress and anoyance to other road users (bull he didn't like me overtaking slow traffic) A section 59 is if you get another they impound and crush...
  10. Tailpipe refurb (ooh, I say matron...)

    I bought this ratty TA600 a few months ago and the chrome on the exhausts had started rusting really badly. I had a piece of stainless steel tube which I had been using to make induction kits and whaddaya know, it slipped over the the old chrome perfectly. I slash cut two pieces, polished them...
  11. Surprising Coverage

    Anyone else notice the '93 @ got a mention in Perform Bikes Mag - only as a favourite of the '08 Blade project leader, with the line "...perfect except for the seat comfort". Admittedly he was also the project leader for that bike... Right about the (lack of) comfort though - 270 mls yesterday...
  12. I'm off!

    I'm off to the Sinulog Festival in Cebu, early Friday morning with 3 other guys from my Negros Island bike club. (2 V-Max's and a CB 1000, wonder if they’ll be able to keep up?!) :D:D:D For those of you unfamiliar with the "Sinulog de Cebu" here's some of the associated blurb:- The Sinulog...
  13. New element discovered Governmentium

    The discovery of the heaviest chemical element yet known to science. The new element has been tentatively named Governmentium. Governmentium has 1 neutron, 12 assistant neutrons, 75 deputy neutrons, and 224 assistant deputy neutrons, giving it an atomic mass of 312. These 312 particles are...
  14. Wish me Luck

    I've got a job interview today :D if I get it I'm gonna be matron :D :D :D
  15. Xmas Pressies

    Nicked from the GPz900 forum A Young man called Ron wanted to buy a Christmas present for his new girlfriend. They hadn't been seeing each other for very long and she lived a considerable distance away. He consulted with his sister and decided after careful consideration, that a pair of good...
  16. Wee Jack 29/9

    Meet Ups / Rideouts
    If you are off I am getting kicked out the house on the weekend of the 29/9 so my wife can have her friends for dinner, so thought I might as well get a bike ride in, I was thinking about Ardnamurchan and Mull with an over night in Strontian possibly in a tent but given the rain we've been...
  17. Trail riding around Didcot / Wantage on the TA

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    Saturday just gone, the weather was good, the rest of the family were out so I had the afternoon to myself:) So decided to go exploring some green lanes in the area on the Transalp. I intend organising a XRV rideout sometime in the future so thought this could be a reccy into planning what...
  18. Retirement Planning

    If you had purchased $1000.00 of Nortel stock one year ago, it Would now be worth $49.00. With Enron, you would have had $16.50 left of the original $1000.00. With WorldCom, you would have had less than $5.00 left. If you had purchased $1000 of Delta Airlines stock you would have $49.00...
  19. Glaswegian wedding- No offence intended, just funny

    A wedding occurred just outside Govan in Glasgow . To keep tradition going, everyone got extremely drunk and the bride's and groom's families have a storming row and begin wrecking the reception room and generally kicking the living daylights out of each other. The Police get called in to break...
  20. Be Strong

    A man escapes from a prison where he's been locked up for 15 years. He breaks into a house to look for money and guns. Inside, he finds a young couple in bed. He orders the guy out of bed and ties him to a chair. While tying the homeowner's wife to the bed the convict gets on top of...