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  1. newbie, stitched up like a kipper!

    Transalp
    Ok guys firstly hello. Always wanted a transalp and sorted funds together and bought a nice early 600 off eBay. Slightly modified less fairing nice paint trail style mudguard, previous owner has spent a lot of time and money. Guy seemed fine etc etc, bike was in my price range and bought...
  2. For Sale: Pacsafe tank bag

    For Sale / Wanted
    For sale is my little used Pacsafe Tank bag. The tank bag is about 25 litres and lined in pacsafes steel mesh to make it slash proof and can be locked to the bike making it theft proof (well almost). It is also waterproof. It is very well made from strong well stitched cordura with that mesh...
  3. Buffalo Dart jackets

    Clothing
    In September time i had a £20 Honda voucher so i spent it on a Buffalo Dart jacket for offroading I only wanted a cheap jacket for work and offroading got decent gear for long distance and bad weather also don't want to leave anything expensive in a locker at work. First time it rained i had...
  4. Cheap and quick repair.

    Dominator / FMX
    The fairing on my newly acquired Domi was cracked due to an altercation the previous owner had with a garage wall. I wanted to tidy it up without spending a lot of money on matching paint and stuff so I decided to do a repair and paint it to match the existing black logos that are on the tank...
  5. TLD Top Tips...

    The Longest Day
    I was talking to Hotgloves (i'm sure it was him, i'd had some of that alcohol stuff) and when i mentioned that Hood only did jeans up to 28" thighs he said "so goto one of them big guys shops, get some jeans from there and send them to have the kevlar stitched in" I never thought of that...
  6. Just done another one

    Competitions / Trials
    Did the 3rd round of the south west enduro championship today entered in sportsman class it was in Huysten woods near wadebridge. I had a very eventfull day on a tight twisty slippery course which included two visits to St. Johns Ambulance, i lost the front end on slippery tree roots and as i...
  7. For Sale: Hein Gericke STUNT BOOTS size 44 (9.5)

    For Sale / Wanted
    SOLD ** Hein Gericke STUNT BOOTS size 44 (9.5) NOW SOLD Only Used a couple of times around the House .. I have decided to get another pair I like more. Hein Gericke STUNT BOOTS size 44 (9.5) Hein Gericke (UK) Ltd. An excellent comprimise for riders who don't like to comprimise...
  8. Hellooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo

    I'd like to introduce myself....................
    Eh up all, Nice to be joining your merry band. Brief history of Rod (that'll be me) Born 196? (that'll be tellin';) ) Started biking having passed my car test first in 1983. Bike history... Yam RS125 Suzuki RG250 (toured around europe on that little beastie:iconbiggrin: ) GSX750R (G) RMX250...
  9. Alpinestars saga now resolved (at last).

    Chatter
    Didnt have a lot of luck with the Tech 3's i bought and ended up wearing my old Oxtars again. Anyway, it all started with a day out down Bed's/Hert's, riding through streams etc with Ian, Glenn, Roy etc. Brilliant day out but when i got home i cleaned my boots, sprayed them with WD40 as i...
  10. to the outlaws & back

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    So, one of the rare occasions for me to get out & about on the tralp other than just ride to work or a quick flip round the block… From Auxerre to Lohans, to visit wife & childers at the outlaws, 250(ish) k straight down the Nationale 6 from north to south. Stinking hot weather all week-end &...
  11. Didn't get made redundant. Bugger!

    Chatter
    Well the decisions been made and I wasn't 'put at risk' on Friday. I suppose I should be pleased, but I can't help but think this is a bad thing. My logic is the company is going down and fast, and those of us left stand a chance of being stitched up when the bank force us into liquidation. Does...
  12. bloody ebay

    Chatter
    Ive been watching a vn for some time now and really struggling to get the cash together(poor me stitched socks n everything) and yet again peple put bikes up for auction then say they will remove it for the right price why bloody bother then, or put it up for a buy it now it spoils the whole...
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