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  1. Paint off motor cover

    Africa Twin
    Hi there, I look for advice before purchasing a 1994 XRV 750. I saw the on the motor cover there is the paint chipped off (see attached image. The bike otherwise seems nicely treated (not that much rust or dents). Question: How can that happen? Is this an indication for a problem with the...
  2. Dominator shakedown.

    Dominator / FMX
    I decided to give my Dommie a shakedown this weekend because I just treated myself to a Belstaff Trailmaster which is a jacket I owned back in the day. After half an hour , the heavens opened and I am glad to say the jacket was great but my boots let the side down. The jacket only cost me €150...
  3. Thatcher op

    I see Maggie has had an op to remove a small growth. The growth contained minor traces of compassion. If left untreated it can develop into a social concience. Rapid invasive treatment at a private hospital has ensured all traces have been eradicated with little chance of it recuring.
  4. Thank you bling

    Africa Twin
    The bike has looked after me so many times I treated it to some bling - had the screen sprayed up
  5. Powder coating... Ballpark prices

    Africa Twin
    Any ideas on prices, frame, rear shock, engine mounts, side-stand, front peg hangers. If so, are they special rates for you, are the frame holes bunged, treated with anything before coated? cheers.
  6. Mature riders.

    Safe in the knowledge that my rugged good looks belie the fact that I am getting on a bit I was wondering how many riders on here are, shall we say, 65 or over? Please be aware that any infomation provided will be treated with respect and only used for p*ss taking purposes. ;):D PS I know that...
  7. Treated forks?

    Hi, I got this pic from somewhere on this site. The paint on my forks is all scratched and generally desheveled looking. Has this guy treated his forks with something, or has he chromed them or what? Is it possible to come up with some kind of solution, and do it yourslef? Thanks