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  1. Admiring the AT

    Africa Twin
    Went for a ride last weekend and stopped to get fuel. Came out and there was a guy stood looking over my @t. He'd been refuelling his Ducati monster. Said he'd always loved the twin and quoted "if the world went wrong and imploded on itself, there'd always still be an @T on the go" and I...
  2. A Harley You Might Like (a bit) ?

    Chatter
    This is going in the right direction! Dual Sportster: Jim Carducci’s SC3 (with video) « MotorcycleDaily.com – Motorcycle News, Editorials, Product Reviews and Bike Reviews
  3. Run Sharrie, Run!

    Chatter
    Sharrie has already done more than 10 miles of her Loch Ness Marathon. And the only monster she has seen is Lowflyer;)
  4. Swedens smallest car.

    Chatter
    Car shows at 00:48 Terras fönster nr 4 (1950) - Filmarkivet
  5. Ridesafe Rendezvous - North West 13th April

    Meet Ups / Rideouts
    The RideSafe Rendezvous to Attract Bikers from the North West The RideSafe Rendezvous is on again after the huge sucess of last year. If you missed it, get down there! It is held at Fairhaven Lake, Lytham St.Annes on Sunday 13th April. This exciting one-day event is a free show, dedicated...
  6. Winter Washing

    Mechanical Advice
    I volunteer in the local lifeboat & every time we launch & bring her back in she gets washed down bow (head) to stern (toe) including the engines. Great job at 03:00 in the morning :rolleyes: So the other day, goes in to the garage after the bike having a rest over the weekend, I noticed salt...
  7. Government advice on climate change requires fuel duty cut

    Chatter
    According to the Stern Review, which the Government cites when it wants new "green" taxes, fuel duty is currently too high. The essence of the argument seems to be that if tax levels are too low then people produce too much CO2; but if tax levels are too high then they are more damaging to the...
  8. Ducati monster 600 for sale

    For Sale / Wanted
    in black, 31,000 miles just had full service including new belts (£350), new brake pads front and rear, new fork seals, battery and choke cable. will include a set of part worn metzlers, and will re-mot subject to price. offers? - and dont take the piss!! ta Sean
  9. Motorcycle Sport and Leisure - good this month

    Chatter
    This months Motorcycle Sport and Leisure magazine (April 2008 ) is a particularly good. Including a road test on the new BMW 800GS, part two of travelling in Africa on a Transalp, a 5 page feature on Patsy Quick the Dakar racer and an article on a Ducati Monster trail bike (Terra Mostro), and...
  10. Barry Sheene memorial challenge

    Past Charity Events
    A local biker is participating in this he recently did me a favour so i am posting this here in hope of upping his donations a bit, merv I am participating in the Barry Sheene Memorial Challenge from the 16th to 25th May 2008 in aid of CLIC - the charity which fights cancer in children. The...
  11. Barry Sheene memorial challenge

    Past Charity Events
    A local biker is participating in this he recently did me a favour so i am posting this here in hope of upping his donations a bit, merv I am participating in the Barry Sheene Memorial Challenge from the 16th to 25th May 2008 in aid of CLIC - the charity which fights cancer in children. The...
  12. Salisbury Plain Dec' 2007

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    A great day was had by all (except perhaps Geoff), excellent route thanks to Barftone and the weather held out for us. Ready for the off at Warminster services..... A good turnout of fourteen riders and eleven were on Hondas !!! We rode up to Imber village which is only open at this...
  13. Oxford Monster Disc Lock EEK

    Africa Twin
    Just bought a Oxford Monster Disc Lock in Bright yellow for my Black and Gold 98 AT and guess what. It wont fit the front disc.........Hells Bells.:mad: Can get it on the back sprocket but not where I wanted it. Anyone found a disc lock that does fit the front brake disks:confused: Anyone...
  14. no more than 6000 revs

    Africa Twin
    hi from leminster.just bought a 95 @ loving it but wont rev past 6k the rev counter drops back to 3 ish and engine misses badly.the bike was dynajetted,mig exhaust,k&n filter.had new cdi +rect before i bought it.the boys at shrewsbury told me to put it back to standard which i did...
  15. Yeah, I know - its been done to death, but.....

    Africa Twin
    .....Tyres! Its time to get some new boots on Dessi the @. I was looking at a Tiger the other day - don't worry I was shaking my head throughout the veiwing and spat on the ground as I walked off, but - it had Tourances fitted and the front was a monster compared to mine, (the size escapes me...
  16. xtz project

    Yamaha
    I have touched on this in a few other threads but as they are more honda related thought it may be better to stick a thread here that not going to move others off topic. ok a long time ago i joined this site to research the possibilities of building a Dakar rep bike, the first choice was the...
  17. "The Monster"

    XR
    WOW, way cool :D http://www.hondaredriders.com/insideline/archivefeaturedetail.asp?ArticleID=090111c080223772&Type=OR&bhcp=1
  18. Salisbury Plain 10.06.07

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    Had a great time playing on the Plain today. Only 2 for the ride as Dave couldn't make it due to bike trouble. Sorry to hear it Dave. Hope it's nothing serious. It all started well in the carpark of the Little Thief outside Warminster. We found plenty of dirt tracks to play on and then we...
  19. cant remember film title

    Chatter
    Need help to remember the title of the horror film. Young woman gets stung by nasty monster that lives in the dark shadows. Years later the monsters come to claim the woman. in the end she is admitted to hospital as a fruit cake locked in a room with no lights and the nasties get her. She is...
  20. Oxford monster lock and chain weight

    Mechanical Advice
    Hi there If anyone has a 1.5 m or a 2m oxford monster lock and chain I would be great full if they could put it on the bathroom scales and tell me the weight. Thanks in advance. Rick
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