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  1. passwords...sorted or is it just I'm a ....

    security issues a while back, ok, i understand. BUT, i only use 1 computer. EVERY TIME i try to log on, NOPE... wrong password, use forgot password, new tab, sign into my hotmail, open emails, go to site again, go back to email, wait, back to xrv land, sign-in using new password. An hour later...
  2. Password mayhem

    Africa Twin
    I was emailed a new password due to a 'security breach'. I logged in successfully with it. I changed it to something sensible. A few days later and now my password appears to have been reset to what it originally was (i.e. before the 'security breach'). Just for anyone else who's having problems.
  3. Proper High Security SQUIRE Padlocks For Sale.

    For Sale / Wanted
    Hi guys. I have about 30 - 40 high security Squire Stronghold Professional padlocks. These are high security PROFESSIONAL GRADE padlocks that are a whopping £35 each new (see screwfix item number 95054advert below). My Quick sale prices: £13-£14 each!! Squire Brass 4-Wheel Combination...
  4. Safety and Security for Driving

    While the driving public may not have used dashboard camera systems in the past, that could change in the near future as drivers become more aware of the potential benefits. If you get into an accident or have another issue on the road, a dash cam may provide proof of what actually happened and...
  5. Locks, alarms and security

    Hi, I'm fairly new to biking, so far i've never let the bike out of my sight on a ride which obviously isn't ideal. Please can you advise what solutions you have? I have a motorbike chain but it weighs 12+kg so I dont know how best to transport it? Seem to think the rear rack is only rated to...
  6. Chain of fools ...

    G'day Playmates, Has any Transalper here ever carried a heavy-bike-locking-security-chain in the TA's capacious storage compartment under the seat ... and if so, what were the results, if any, of surpassing the weight limited of 2'ish Kgs that Mr.Honda's sticker states is the maximum permitted ?
  7. Halfords & Robbers!

    Africa Twin
    I was about to go into Halfords here in Cork but the door was locked. Security and Gardai hunting down robber - ironically, usually them robbing the punters!
  8. Urgent legal advice required

    My eldest son has just had his bank account hacked for the 8th time in three weeks. each they are requesting emergency cash, know his security number etc. Every time he phones up fraud squad, he changes his security, they still are getting emergency cash out. The bank ( RBS ):mad: are absolutely...
  9. cheap GPS tracker/DIY option

    Africa Twin
    How To: Build and fit a GPS Security Tracker kit for less than £50 quid - Fast Bikes Found this - thought some of you guys wuld like this idea! I do!
  10. Android Phone Security

    Settings update: This may be of interest to all Android users. The most important thing you can do with your Android phone right now | Computerworld Blogs Very simple and easy security update that has been included by Google recently...ish. Well worth doing if you are travelling, or indeed at...
  11. Sold: Garmin Zumo 550

    For Sale / Wanted
    Zumo 550 complete with all accessories, bike mount with power lead, car mount and power lead, ram mounts, mains charger, carrying case, security screw driver and Full Europe 2010.i mapping. Used not abused, in good condition, has a couple fine scratches on the screen which are not visible...
  12. A bit more security .....

    Africa Twin
    Ok so after some scrotes broke in back in May one reason they didnt get the Drz is because its bolted into the ground and i can say it works :thumbup: The reason the AT didnt go was because it was on the stand with no tank or wheels on ;) . So now ive got a roller shutter door 2 alarms and put...
  13. Any experience of GPS security trackers?

    Doing the car insurance renewal thing at the moment and been offered a big discount on premiums if I fit a security tracker. Having looked at the options I'd prefer a system which did not require an monthly charge. Any recommendations from those who've used these things?
  14. Wire Cargo nets

    I have been scouring the web but cannot find a link for a seller of these! Can anyone help please? I am looking for a steel net security cargo net for securing gear on a bike. for my son to leave his jacket on his scoot as there is no room under the seat once the helmet is in. The alternative...
  15. sorry but help needed on main stand fitting :(

    ok, realised that i couldnt use the 'axle' rod that came with the kit as i have engine bars fitted that use a threaded bar to secure them to the stand fitting points,.. Well false sense of security overcame me as fitting the actual stand was a breeze. 1hr later managed to get the big spring...
  16. Is that a gun in your pocket?

    Daily Star: Simply The Best 7 Days A Week :: News :: Man with world's largest penis stopped by airport security
  17. Pannier Frames

    Africa Twin
    Ok looking in tiem to pick up panniers for the @ just i dont want the ones that are stupidly wide. I know soft luggage would suit better just i like security (ok by security i mean the looks) of alu boxes. I think be best take time and make set up like one member did here using bmw panniers...
  18. XL700 short seat option

    Hi, can anyone tell me the difference in height between the normal and short seat option, ie in inches/cms.......cheers Richard......
  19. DVLA in the news again

    For all the wrong reasons, naturally. Urgent review demanded after driving licence security flaws. Apparently all you need to do to get a full UK licence is to swap your Hong Kong licence for a UK one. And there are some very accommodating people out there that can help you get a HK licence...
  20. Budget Lugage

    Dominator / FMX
    Im looking at a budget way of getting some lugage onto My 1994 Dommie. Firstly I have a standard Honda Lugage PLate on the back but have no idea what box will contact to this, I dont need Mases of space just some spares change of clothes tent etc.. well maybe need more than i think, Have been...