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  1. Any big bore Africa Twins out there?

    Africa Twin
    Hi everyone. A few years ago there was a lot of discussion about big bore kits for the XRV750. The thread kind of tailed off, and I never did read of one that actually got finished at 850cc or even bigger. Are there any completed projects out there? cheers Steve
  2. For Sale: Front tyre for RD04 (Africa Twin)

    For Sale / Wanted
    Front tyre for sale: £10:00 Not new but has plenty life left in it. Can post but would prefer collection (CV10 Midlands area Regards Oxbone mailto:[email protected]
  3. For Sale: 1995 transalp 600 for sale

    Bikes For Sale / Wanted
    Hi, I have a 1995 600 transalp for sale,good condition for age, 35k, 12 months mot, recent full engine svc including 4x plugs, tap pets,oil, antifreeze,rear suspension fully overhauled with new pins and bushes,front forks svc with new oil. New genuine Honda pads front and rear. Runs well with no...
  4. XR400 Long Range Tank Wanted

    Hi All, I am looking for a long range tank for my XR400, Clarke preferred in Red, or Acerbis of other of course. Please PM me if you have anything lurking in your garages / sheds... Thanks, Steve.
  5. Dirtquake

    Had a great weekend at Dirtquake which takes place at the Adrian Flux arena in Kings Lynn, loads of nutters on everything from scooters to 1100 sports bikes and choppers racing around a speedway track, few serious racers having a go too , Guy Martin, Carl Foggarty, Steve Plater, Gary Johnston...
  6. Wanted Xr250r crank cases

    Need a set centre crank cases for my Xr250r model is 1993 but sure other years fit with meo6 engine codes cash at the ready need my baby up and running again , even if someone has the left hand side i might be interested Cheers steve
  7. honda fmx 650

    Dominator / FMX
    hello im thinking selling mine it is in bits, was a bit rough so stripped it cleaned it , painted some bits ,polished others it did run lovely it has remus exhausts 34,000 miles , I was going to make a scrambler out of it think its worth £1350 can send any photos email or whatsapp remember this...
  8. 2007 XL650V Exhaust Silencer

    Good day all.. I come to you in need of advice/assistance if I may? I own a Honda Transalp XL650V (2007) and my exhaust silencer has sprung several holes. I've been looking for a Genuine replacement but haven't had any joy as yet. Can anyone recommend a good replacement or know of genuine one...
  9. Wanted: honda dominator

    For Sale / Wanted
    hello people I am looking to buy a nice 650 dominator if any body knows of any for sale, thanks steve
  10. Picking mine up Monday

    Hi all, I've been riding for 20+ years and in that time I've had a touring bike and a whole heap of race bikes, the last three were a 1998 zx6r a 2005 749s and a 2000 r6. I've recently got back into bikes after crashing the 749 on a hairpin in Wales back in 2010. Last year I bought a 1977...
  11. Dr Steve's Smileage Remedy

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    After a brief conversation with a man up the road, Dr Steve diagnosed the need for some “Smileage Therapy”. With the diagnosis and remedy sorted, Dr Steve and “patient” headed off into the increasing brightness that was to engulf the day from start to finish – a first this summer for us real...
  12. Desert Raid 2015 - an AT in Australia

    Africa Twin
    G'day from downunder. Since 2009, three of us have been 'organising' a biennial ride called Desert Raid. We don't really organise anything - we simply pick a date and a remote place in WA with no town or supplies within 150-200km and then start a thread on the Oz forum on Advrider. That's it -...
  13. xr 250 md 30

    Hi , i have a problem with the rear indicaters . they will light up but not flashing like the front ones can someone help me please. thanks Steve
  14. At rd07a electrical starting problem

    Africa Twin
    HI have read earlier post today by Spanish Steve here is my tale of woe The story is started bike yesterday ,immediate start with choke no problem , drove 20 yards knocked off choke bike dies, pull in clutch find 2nd clutch out to bump bike turns over but will not start . Stop find neutral...
  15. HUMM 2015

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    Here’s some thoughts and photos from this year's Horizons Unlimited Morocco Madness. The 2011 event was going to be the last under the Horizons Unlimited banner, however never say never, and with a move from the Pyrenees to Ifrane in the Middle Atlas, the event was back. Grant and Susan Johnson...
  16. Hi, my names Steve and I'm a compulsive bike buyer

    Other Honda
    Well, I finally managed to throw a leg over my new ride and cover a few local miles. Allow me to introduce to you “Moby”, the CBF1000 :D Been watching one on gumtree that is local to me, but it was a tad rich for me (being on a ’14 plate with only 471 miles on the clock, it would...
  17. Anodised rims advice anyone ?

    Hi everyone , I just bought a new rear rim for my TL125 restoration only thing is it is in polished alloy instead of satin silver anodised as the original,does anyone know of a good plater that can do this ,?any advice would be welcome ,thanks regards Steve.
  18. For Sale: GIVI Pannier frames for 650 Transalp for sale

    For Sale / Wanted
    A few items for sale seeing as the 650 Alp has left the building. GIVI pannier racks, SOLD :D Home made Sump Guard This puppy has faced trial by Galloway forest 2014 and survived with little to show for it accept for a few small dents from some very large rocks. Uses all of the original...
  19. BSA Section required :-)

    Other Bikes
    I proudly present my latest garage filler . . . . . . . One 1951 BSA 125 Bantam D1 Comes with an assortment of extra's, including an engine . . . . and some bits & bobs to keep it all together . . . . . . . Gent up the road from me asked if I would be interested in getting it back...
  20. Happy Birthday to SteveR

    Have a good one