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  1. PD06 1996 engine in a 1987 Bike

    Transalp
    Hello all, My tranny just died while out in spain, the con rod snapped appaently! I have my eye on a 1996 PD06 engine to replace the old one. I hear that the 1996 engines had a "new whole electronic (TCI) ignition system (new ignition unit, new impulse ignition coils, new ignition advance...
  2. fork question

    Africa Twin
    How much, all in would a set of USD forks cost, inc wheel, disc caliper etc off a KTM640 supermoto/enduro and everything I need to fit it to my bike (RD04) and what could I get for my original forks, etc? Basically swap out the whole front end - labour aside - wopuld I break even?
  3. Greetings from Newbie

    Africa Twin
    Hi All, Just thought i'd introduce myself, currently own a BMW R1150GS, though looking at changing to a Africa Twin XRV 750, I've been hankering after one for a long time now, and have decided to sell my GS (or swap, if you see my thread) and hopefully get one, so beware there wil be plenty of...
  4. Best supplier for good spares.

    Transalp
    Evening all, recently joined the forum after buying myself a ‘93 Transalp. It needs very little doing to it but I’d like to plan some repairs and basics. So, been asked before no doubt, but what’s the best source for buying spares and consumable, cables, electric parts, bearings etc. First off...
  5. Quick question. Are the rd04 and rd07 rear shocks interchangeable?

    Africa Twin
    Will they physically swap over? Specifically will an rd07 fit an rd04? Mine is getting very tired and a bit bouncy but I am really tight on funds (kidney anyone?) So just trying to expand my options. Tia.
  6. Swap: Transalp 700 lowered saddle.

    For Sale / Wanted
    My transalp 700 standard Honda seat has been lowered,has a sticker inside stating so. I am 6.2" so prefer standard seat,if anyone needs a lowered one would swap. Cheers, Dave
  7. Transalp 700 screen

    Transalp
    Hello, newbie on here. Just bought 700 transalp,2010 model. Its got a Puig extended screen with adjustable alloy brackets. I want a standard screen . So anyone got standard screen to sell or swap ?? Cheers. Dave
  8. swing arm swap

    Transalp
    Does anyone know if i could fit a aluminium swing arm from an Africa Twin, onto my TA700, as i have fitted a decat pipe !!
  9. Swap: 2015 ktm duke 200 with dyna boost chip (unfitted)

    Bikes For Sale / Wanted
    Hi, I am looking for a early 80s xr200r rolling chassis or full bike to direct swap for my duke, only bought the duke as couldlnt find the xr i wanted, duke sounds nuts and looks pretty radical with a rat look paint job and after market parts, needsa few tghings for first mot in october, just...
  10. Transalp tire swap with Africa Twin

    Transalp Technical Specs
    Hi. My current back tire on my transalp 600v 1998 (Back: 120/90-17 m/c 64s) is more then dead, but i have some new tires sitting on my Africa twin 650 1988, (my father told me they are 140/80 R17, no idea how the naming system works.) I guess if they fit, it would be a slimmer tire, but would it...
  11. Cafe racer build

    Dominator / FMX
    Greetings from Denmark.. I havnt been on here for a while because I have been busy building other bikes... I want to build a cafe racer from a Dommie with a single sided swing arm and usd forks like this one I found on the net. I have bought a single sided swing arm from a VFR 750 F with a pair...
  12. Fuel pumps - will an RD04 fit an RD03?

    Africa Twin
    Fuel pump playing up again, going to swap the points but would like to pick up a spare. RD03 pumps don't seem to be available but pumps for later models are. There looks to be quite a difference in list price which makes me wonder if they are very different, any one tried fitting a later OE...
  13. Wanted: swap 19"slr for 21" NX wheel and brake. and slr nx carb needed

    For Sale / Wanted
    got an SLR 650 with no carb any condition considered as i will clean and rebuild. also looking to put a 21" wheel and brake in it swap for the current 19" set up ?? cheers Ewen. located in London .
  14. 1979 xr250 engine swap question

    XR
    Hi all I’ve just picked up a 1979 Xr250 which had been left outside without a spark plug for probably several years. The top end is very rusty, there’s a hole in base of barrel (outside into cam chain chamber) and also quite a bit of play in con rod. These xr’s are not very common over here in...
  15. Wanted: RD07/A Seat.

    For Sale / Wanted
    I’m after a standard or higher seat. Can buy or swap for my Corbin lower seat.
  16. USD forks on a transalp 700

    Transalp
    just if anyone is interested, over the winter i changed the complete front end of my TA700 with the USD front end from a 97/00 Aprila pegaso, and it was quite an easy swap, just had to change the bearings on the yoke shaft, modify the top yoke to accept the ignition switch & hiss, and fabricate...
  17. Slr debaffle

    Dominator / FMX
    Set to with the debaffle today. Cut the end off the two baffles so I could get 38mm hole saw in. Cut the baffle out and then welded a 42mm piece of pipe onto the hole so it looks a bit tidier. Gave it all a blast with some black vht paint and she sounds like a good un. Just got to swap the main...
  18. WP 48 conversion issues so far

    Africa Twin
    So, I might as well start with a brief description of whats going on with my RD07: Decided to upgrade the front forks for a WP48mm. It's an easy swap if you buy the whole front end set like I did. I got the brake pump + braided cable + caliper + forks (with braces) + wheel from a 2003 KTM 450...
  19. RD07A Front & Rear Hubs

    Africa Twin
    Hi All, I am trying to build up a new set of wheels for my RD07A so I have the old ones and a set of new. The reason being the old set will have road tires and the new set will have 50/50 tires on for an easy swap around when I want to hit the Bush down here in Melbourne and my new wheels will...
  20. Alternative rear shocks

    Africa Twin
    Wotcha. Long time no post. Are there any other rear shocks that swap out for the OEM item on my rd04? If it is more road orientated I'm not worried. Cheers.
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