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  1. Chatter
    Had a letter from Stratstones Triumph to day. As from 19 th of December there Leicester shop will be closing down. Ian.
  2. Chatter
    Hi all, Fiona and myself decided to go take a look at this new prototype Honda Africa Twin at the NEC last weekend, I took a few pics so thought I'd share my thoughts on the new bike and the show in general with you folks. We flew down from Inverness to Birmingham on the Friday and stayed for...
  3. XL
    Hi All I have recently jumped into Honda XL125 ownership, buying a non working bike and doing my best with some mechanical knowledge to fix it up but could do with some help! The bike is in fairy good nick, bought through a friend of a friend so I know some history. It has recently been re...
  4. Varadero
    Hi I usually lurk in the AT forum (RD04 ongoing resto) I am looking at changing bike 2 which is a Triumph Sprint ST, and have come across a high-ish mileage Vara - 05/55 plate with 44k on it. Now the AT I am restoring is about that, and is a 1991, with usual age related issues. Does 44k on...
  5. For Sale / Wanted
    came off a running bike until a young lady wanted a triumph parked in her drivers door. Bike was running fine, i can temp swap with mine on the AT's to show output figures. I'd have it myself, but both twins are mosfeted & i have a cheap chinese copy for emergencies, though i've only heard of 1...
  6. Transalp
    I sold my Transalp !!!!!! :( Ok before you start berating me, I had an itch to scratch. I always had a notion for a Tiger 955i was going to buy one years ago but went down the B*W GS route instead. So a few months ago found myself with a 87 Transalp, a Triumph 900 Sprint and a Suzuki GSX1400...
  7. Chatter
    There is a lot of inspiration on the net if one opt to go the Scrambler route.
  8. Mechanical Advice
    Hi there my friends triumph tiger 1050 has developed some scratches on the lower forks which are repeatedly damaging his seals. I know there are some technical gurus on here so I promised him I would ask for advice on how to fill out or remove the scratches and avoid buying expensive new fork...
  9. Mechanical Advice
    Anyone tried those cheap brake discs you can get these days? Nasty rubbish or worth a punt? Comments from people who actually know please, count the Chinese parts on your jap, beemer or triumph bikes before coming out with "its Chinese so it must be crap"
  10. Ride Reports and Pictures
    The Simpsons tour Europe! 2014 Hi all, just back from our summer vacation 2014! Fiona, riding her BMW G650GS and myself riding the Honda VFR1200X Crosstourer set off for our usual summer trip on the bikes from Elgin in the northeast of Scotland heading for the other side of the border to catch...
  11. Chatter
    I've been a bit of a test ride monkey of late, love my Transalp, but the lack of 'image' has seen me test ride a Harley Sportster, Triumph Scrambler, Ducati Monster. Even tried more practical bikes like the CB500x, the NC700x, the 750X, and VStrom. Through about going back to a big retro naked...
  12. For Sale / Wanted
    Sold
  13. Bikes For Sale / Wanted
    One of my work mates is selling his Transalp so I said I would stick it up on here for him. He is a truck/plant/car mechanic and is OCD about clean bikes. He is as straight as they come. I can honestly say it's in excellent condition. He bought it last year but has only done 250 miles on it...
  14. For Sale / Wanted
    Now Sold :thumbup:
  15. Bikes For Sale / Wanted
    Pictures Here:- Triumph Thruxton Photos by magwa56 | Photobucket Well after much deliberation 2009 "59" plate Triumph Thruxton 3100 miles 3 owner FTSH I bought this ( From Hughhenden M40 Triumph)when I retired Feb 2013 for £5150. Then added lots of nice BITs. It has the following...
  16. Transalp
    Having owned and ridden motorcycles for over 45 years, many of which have carried the Honda marque I find it difficult to understand why Honda have called it time on the Alp and Vara.Having looked through their catalogue I can honestly say that theres not a bike in their range that I really...
  17. Bodgers Corner
    Looking for ammo boxes for panniers, £26 a pair posted? I have just brought from here PAIR OF ARMY SURPLUS METAL AMMUNITION BOXES IDEAL FOR STORAGE/TOOLS 44Lx36Hx21D | eBay Bulldog put me on to them as he is using them on the KLR650 he is playing with at the moment. Robust steel weigh about 9 kg...
  18. Bikes For Sale / Wanted
    ****NOW SOLD******* Beautiful Matt Orange Triumph Street Triple 'R' - incredibly fast machine - too fast for me I've decided!!!… and I don't ride enough to justify keeping it. I will also be putting this up for sale outside of the XRV forum, but thought I'd put it here first. I have finally...
  19. Bikes For Sale / Wanted
    I've decided to sell my AT, it has done 57183 miles and is on a 95 plate. I have owned the bike for nearly 18 months and I bought it off this site. It was previously owned by 2 members from this site (trusty Triumph and DOD), so you can buy with confidence. :thumbup: I have only done 3k miles...
  20. Chatter
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