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  1. Transalp XL700 compatible sump guards and crash bars

    Transalp
    Hi, Newbie here; I bought an XL700 last year with the aim of branching into the duel sport life.This weekend I took my first off road course on the bike, lots of fun and am eager to get out more on the trails. When I bought the bike it had the Givi bars fitted (which don't seem to sit nicely...
  2. WANTED: under cowl for XL700 VA8

    Transalp
    Hello all, I am after a under cowl or a sump guard for my xl700 VA8. Original Honda one is £190.00! Plastic!
  3. Radiator washers

    Africa Twin
    Does anyone know where I can buy the washer which goes into the rubber bush which holds the rads on Same kind of washer for sump guard/bash plate. They rest inside the rubber sleeve bush. And what's there proper name
  4. sump guard bit folded in

    Africa Twin
    Ok...stupid question, but I am a curious bugger.. I have used an AT sump guard on my alp and it fits just fine, however there is a small section which has been made into a flap and folded in...can you guys illuminate me as to its function on the @... it seems to be harmless/useless on the TA R.
  5. New Sump Guard

    Transalp
    Had a chance to play with dod's old RD03 sumpguard. Still needs some tweaking :confused:
  6. Crash bars / pannier loops / sump guard....

    Transalp
    Hello chaps, I'm hoping to take Troy (or strictly, for him to take me) to a few events next year, possibly including the Elefant if we're ready, and the Stella Alpina and some time in Germany too. However, he's not very customised. He's got a Powerbronze screen but apart from that he's pretty...
  7. For Sale: Varadero XL1000 2001

    Bikes For Sale / Wanted
    SOLD IT.Selling my Vara:(. Got Crosstourer on way:p. Y reg (2001). Previous owner was instructor hence high mileage- 65000 miles -Been well looked after , no service history but has been well maintained. Facet fuel pump , heated grips , Scottoiler, Givi screen, full Givi luggage- box and...
  8. double sump guard - is it enough?

    Transalp
    Guys... dont have the money for a new sump guard for my 650....what i do have is a spare relatively scuffed original honda one.So I bodged it by bolting it under my proper honda sumpguard, so that effectively i have two layers of plastic instead of one. fits relatively well...and is nearly...
  9. Wanted: aftermarket sump guard/hand guards for TA 650

    For Sale / Wanted
    Hi there All, I am looking for a cheap aluminium sump guard for my TA650. I will also take africa twin guards, but they have to be the type which bulges at the side (i think its RD04 or later) since these seem to fit. I am also looking for hand guards with an aluminium backbone..acerbis/bark...
  10. Contacting Graves in CZ,help please.

    Transalp
    Has anybody contacted Graves in cz,i have sent them an e-mail asking about their Transalp sump guard but have had no response.I sent it in English and was wondering if maybe they couldnt understand it.Wondered if any body has contacted them and if so the best way to do it.Thanks.:p
  11. Home Made Sump Guard - The latest instalment

    Bodgers Corner
    As many of you may be aware, I have a fetish about filing & bending alloy. Here is my latest effort . . . My latest ride came with a manufacturers sump guard, but I felt it failed to protect certain parts of the engine . . . so I thought I’d knock one up myself . . . . . Start with some...
  12. Sump Guard bolts and rubber washer

    Africa Twin
    Hi all, Anyone be able to point me in the right direction as to where to buy a sump guard bolt and washer. One of mine has gone walkabouts and want to get it secure before the dambusters trip in May. Thanks in advance. Nick
  13. Sold: 2002 Africa Twin Red/White/Blue 59000 miles £2500

    Bikes For Sale / Wanted
    SOLD. 2002 Africa Twin Red/White/Blue 59000 miles £2500 Here we go again, another bike that I've bought, ridden a couple of times and then moved on to something else. So this is my 2002 Africa Twin in Red, White and Blue and it has covered 59000 miles. There is so much history with it that I...
  14. New Norwegian member.

    Transalp
    Hello everybody! This is my first post here, joined the forum yesterday. My girlfriend and I are totally caught up in the whole adventure riding concept. I recently bought a 1998 xl 600v, which suites us well. I bought it last fall, so we have only done a couple of 4-day trips to far, but we...
  15. Varadero to Morocco

    Travel
    Well, the ferry is booked and me and the missus are off to Morocco in June. I'm planning a tarmac only route and some of the roads have super new surfaces. Other pictures of sealed roads show pot-holes and sand and debris washed out of the mountains during times of rainfall. I was reckoning on...
  16. Sump Guards

    Bodgers Corner
    After i bought my new Gasgas in October i wanted a sump guard for it my dealer quoted me £85 for a moto-x guard or £130 for an enduro style. I was not prepared to pay that for either of them so i went to make one. I managed to get a offcut of chequer plate from work about 3.5 ft square and 6 cam...
  17. Peak District off road

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    Had a ride out the other day, very wet but still a good time. These trails were like rivers at times. Transalp behaved very well, first time I've tried it it such conditions, bottomed out a good few times - maybe need tpo look at better sump guard if I'm going do it more often. This was trial...
  18. Wanted: Alloy sumpguard XL650 Transalp

    For Sale / Wanted
    Looking for a alluminium sump guard (sw motech,touratech) for my 2006 650 Transalp.
  19. colour scheme advice

    Transalp
    Guys, my transalp 650v is the dark red colour issued in 2006. I have just got my hands on a saddle, bash plate (oem) and a pair of hand guards (oem) for my alp...got them dirt cheap. Given that mine are still good, I was toying with the idea of reupholstering the saddle and spraying the sump...
  20. Sold: Honda XRV650 XRV650 RD03 Africa Twin sump guard

    For Sale / Wanted
    SOLD A sump guard off a 1989 RD03 not chopped but some scratches underneath. Believe will fit all AT and 600/650 TA providing crash bars do not intrude. Originally purchased to put on my 650 Transalp however it fouls the Heavy Duties crash bars that I have fitted. These bars run down to the...
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