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  1. 2019 Cork Toy Runs

    Sunday 1st of December ... Current Sunday weather forecast is for sunshine and blue sky ! Then, on Sunday 8th December ... Weather forecast ... ?
  2. Local Ride for me - Glencoe

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    600 Alp - Loaded test run Well, after over 400 miles since yesterday morning, I think I can safely say that the 21 year old Alp is fairly sorted. Took a 120 mile run over to the Red Squirrel camp site at Glencoe Saturday morning and met up with a fellow Alp rider. Red Squirrel camp site...
  3. 2018 Cork Toy Run

    Encouraged to attend the 2018 Cork Toy Run on Sunday 9th of December ... Great Craic !
  4. Where to?

    Africa Twin
    I have a rd07a that i commute on but I do 555km a week and it will kill the bike if i keep pileing on the km's. So the missus has signed off a trip to the UK to buy a crf1000 to ride back to Spain to use as my daily mile muncher. last time I did the route a few years back ( link to some pics...
  5. Honda CB750A Hondamatic-an adventure bike-perhaps

    Other Honda
    I have got the CB750A sorted and have done a few miles on it now the weather has improved. Its different, obviously with the 2 speed and torque converter transmission, most definitely not a racer, but they are used for drag racing in US slightly, VERY modified! Great for bumbling along the...
  6. How bulletproof?

    Hi guys I went riding on sunday, only for an hour or so, and this was after I had been out for a similar amount only a couple of weeks earlier. Before I went out a couple of weeks ago, I checked my oil level and it was great, so didn't think to check it this week. (I've had the bike 3.5 years...
  7. Cumbrian Rally 12th-13th May 2018 at Nentsberry near Alston

    Meet Ups / Rideouts
    Due to zero take up, probably because of other events over this weekend, this is cancelled regards John
  8. Odd non starting problem...any suggestions?

    Thought I'd post this up, to see if anyone has had a similar issue. A few weeks ago, my 1994 TA suddenly stopped firing on one cylinder. It had been running spot on when I put it away in the garage. Came to start it and it would only run on the front cylinder. I checked the CDi, and sure enough...
  9. British AT Riders in Sardinia - Thank you very much!!

    Africa Twin
    On June, 4th, 2017, I had a big problem with the front tire in the middle of nowhere in Sardinia (Italy) on my AT RD 07a. Unfortunatly it was Sunday and I had no spare tube on board. So it was great luck, when 4 (or 5?) Englishmen on their AT's came along and stopped to help us. One of them even...
  10. New member and slr 650 project starter

    Dominator / FMX
    Hi All. I am a new member on here and ill be picking up a new project bike on Sunday. bike in question...... A great base bike as its got a fresh mot and is in tip top mechanical condition. I am looking for some bits and bobs. The idea is to go the semi scrambler rout. Although I...
  11. Ace Cafe 'Adventure' day - Sunday 19th march 2017

    anyone going with their Transalp? (it's usually a sea of R1200GS's!)
  12. Spotted, Maltese Transalps.

    Sunday, 20th November, two TAs, post muddiness. The day after the cyclone, these intrepid Transalpers were spending their early Sunday morning negotiating the post-monsoon mud !
  13. Sunday Lunch

    Any Uk Midlanders have recommendations for a good Sunday Pub Lunch destination in the Nottingham, Midlands area ? Yours, roast beef and Yorkshire pudding fancyingly ©-©
  14. I suppose I can count myself lucky!

    Riding home from the Haggs Bank Rally on Sunday the chain snapped on the Alp whilst in the outside lane on the A1 M.[emoji33] I was 90 miles from home and all alone ?. After a few phone calls a mate came and picked me and the bike up in a van just as it was getting dark. When I got home I...
  15. bugger lug

    Was out on me sunday run when suddenly i saw the left hand fairing panel moving .when i stopped on investigation the top lug underneath that slides on has broken ,stuck it withe double sided tape for now , that will have to do, till i come up with a solution Neil
  16. Brno & Cal Crutchlow.

    Cal Crutchlow has now become Britain’s first premier class (MotoGP) race winner since late legend Barry Sheene in 1981. After the race on Sunday evening, or on Monday morning … no mention at all of this sporting achievement on British Radio 4. Media Luvvies out of touch ?
  17. new member.

    Africa Twin
    Hi guys, joined yesterday bought a rd07a sunday from brighton way road back to cardiff, loved every minute off it. 3 mates in s wales own them so i had to join. look forward to using the site and meeting up sometime. cheers rob
  18. XLR 125RW Valve settings

    Other Honda
    I have a 2001 XLR125RW and I've tried to find a manual with no success. I've got the bike running but its not starting up well and the tappits sound noisy. Does anyone know the valve clearances for this bike? And the spark plug gap? Need these urgent as I'm supposed to be doing my cbt on this...
  19. Valve stem seals!!!!

    Dominator / FMX
    Im having my valve stem seals changed on sunday by a friend who works at honda but hasnot done any on the engine before i was just wondering if anybody had tips for doing it. Also would it be better to have the engine out the bike or is ok in the frame Cheers
  20. RD03 which tank bag?

    Africa Twin
    Hi gents, I'm going on a roadtrip this sunday. From Belgium to South France. I would like to have a tank bag (prefer magnet one) but I don't know which one fits the best, or which one I should choose. Any ideas? Thanks in forward.