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  1. Wanted: Looking for a place who does the "water dip" film process

    For Sale / Wanted
    Greetings! I have a '04TA and I would like to get a "Kevlar" film applied to the plastic "dashboard" piece (Honda calls it a Cowl). Does anyone know of a place that does the "hydrodip" process? I am an American living in Turkey and there just aren't many options or places here for custom work...
  2. Best Road tyres for AT

    Africa Twin
    Any advice on the best road tyres for my new rdo7a, two up touring across to Turkey this year as I have no experience of this bike, what is good in the wet and dry also what mileage could one expect to get. Thanks
  3. Anyone from here?

    Chatter
    I found this while mooching around reading the english daily gossip mags and was wondering if they are known from here and is their trip on record here? It looks like they are riding Afric Twins. From Turkey to Tajikistan, Armenia to Afghanistan: Couple capture breathtaking images as they...
  4. Turkey 2014

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    This is the first video from the trip me and my wife did on August in Turkey From the video you can have a small taste of what we lived I hope you will enjoy it
  5. Anyone from Turkey?

    Travel
    I am planning a trip to Turkey this summer I will go throught Cesmet to the cenral Turkey(Kapadokia) and I will return from the south coast back Is there anyone from there to give me some tips? Thanks
  6. A bike trip for under £900 to Turkey?

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    posted this in the AT side- as I had an AT- just realised it should be here. What could go wrong...did! I give you...3 eyes-2bikes & 1 passport
  7. Tyres for the Trans Siberian highway Varadero

    Wheels, Tyres & Tubes
    Travelling next year from Ireland to Estonia and then across Russia to Mongolia. As little off road as possible. Bike is a 2000 Varadero SD01 What are the best options for tyres. I have a set of Karoo on at the moment and I doubt they will see 2000 miles. Return is via Georgia and Turkey if...
  8. Bike through Europe > Turkey & back under £900? (video)

    Africa Twin
    I thought I would share with you a recent trip I undertook to Europe and the problems we faced. There are 09 episodes in total...all with an alternative sense of humour- as I complete the other episodes-.(1/9 & 2/9 out now) they will be posted up. If you want to subscribe- then you will get the...
  9. 140/80 on XL650V?

    Transalp
    I'm really like the look of the Heindau K60 tires but everywhere I look it says the 130/80 rears get rubbish mileage so I was thinking about a 140/80 rear. Has anyone out there used a K60 140/80 rear on a 650 before? I know tires sizes can vary from manufactuer to manufacturer so looking...
  10. France -> Turkey , leaving in AUGUST ! PICTURES

    Africa Twin
    Hey all ATlovers, If you want to follow us, we leave France to Turkey with 3 Africa-Twin, by tracks, in less than three weeks :) More picts/info in live on this Public page: LIKE it! :thumb::thumb::thumb::thumb::thumb::thumb::thumb::thumb: www.facebook.com/tripmoto2013 Little...
  11. Greece-Milano

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    Should have posted this before my previous post, but have only just sorted the pics:rolleyes: Anyway, a bit of background; We've been working in Turkey all summer, and for various reasons we left early. The trip back home to Germany turned into a leisurely road trip, dropping the bike off the...
  12. Stelvio Pass

    Travel
    Anyone ridden it? It turns out we have a friend who lives very close(in Prad) and we're planning on dropping in there on the way back from Turkey... I have no idea which way it runs(from where to where) and which bit is the highest point:rolleyes: Any info useful!:thumbright:
  13. Turkey - Lira, Euros or Sterling ?

    Chatter
    Ive been to Turkey a few times and its always been good to take Euros, but ive been told it would be better now to take Lira or Sterling. Has anyone been lately that could shed some light on this. Cheers Mike
  14. Turkey touring 2012

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    Had a chance to do my first decent tour of 2012 yesterday.. Hasan Dagi mountain range;
  15. Austria...

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    Quick video of our trip though Austria on the way to Turkey...apologies for the music, but a mate complained that he didn't like the music in our last vid, so I tried to find something that'll drive him nuts....trouble was, I'd already deleted it from my Imovie projects and casn't be arsed to...
  16. Kavala- Town of the Twins!

    Africa Twin
    Currently in Kavala on the Greek coast, and I've never seen so many ATs in one town...4 so far:thumbup: Plus many mk1 and 2 Transalps, Varaderos,Dommies and a Tenere...plus lots of 'normal' bikes too:mrgreen: Onwards to Turkey tomorrow...
  17. Back on the road!

    Africa Twin
    Picked up Alfie yesterday:thumbup: He's had a comfortable winter in a mates garage. Also had a very thorough service and a new TüV too! There was an advisory on the TüV relating to the emissions, so Dieter stripped the carbs and discovered the choke slides(?) were jamming. So he fixed them...
  18. The perfect Chrismas day

    Chatter
    Bed at 1am after sneaking all the prezzies in and a few shandys, Up at 6.30am all excited to see if Santa had been. He had, So the next couple of hours finding batterys for toys etc and setting password on mini burners new ipad, Inlaws arrived Wonderful Turkey dinner cooked by the wifey and...
  19. Merry xmas from sunny Myanmar!

    Chatter
    Wishing you all a lovely xmas...we'll think of you when we sit down to our traditional turkey...with the air con on and 30degrees outside:D At least you've all got your bikes though...
  20. LC4 rear brake caliper etc -suppliers?

    Everything Orange - KTM
    I don't normally venture into the dark corners of the forum;), but one of my crew here in Turkey needs a complete rear brake set up(disc,caliper,pads and hose) for his LC4, and I have no idea where toi start to get the best price...any ideas please(apart from ebay of course) Oh and it's got to...
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