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  1. Stolen 600 transalp

    Transalp
    Sadly not a post I thought I'd ever have to write.. ***Stolen*** Corporation Street, Stafford, Uk Some kind souls have decided to relieve me of my '89 transalp (reg: K826DDC) (late import). Most likely happened the night of Tuesday 13th March / morning of Wednesday 14th but could have been...
  2. Free: Opie Oils Christmas and New Year's Opening Times

    For Sale / Wanted
    Hi Folks Opie Oils would like to wish everyone a very Merry Christmas & Happy New Year . We would like to thank everyone for there valued business and support throughout 2016. We really do hope we can make 2017 another successful year with your business and support. Here are Opie Oils...
  3. Free return ferry ticket from Hull to Rotterdam.

    Transalp
    Half a dozen of us are riding to the Assen Moto GP this weekend but one lad has had to drop out. We catch the overnight ferry with cabin supplied this Friday and return on Wednesday 29/06/16 arriving back in Blighty on Thursday morning. Some but not all of the blokes are going to the Nurburgring...
  4. Chokes seem to have seized.

    Africa Twin
    They have been working fine since I had the bike and have been using it most days for work. It has been stood under a cover for a week unused and the choke lever is barely moveable, maybe a few mm. I have splurged WD40 on it at the handlebars end. it feels well stuck as though the cable is...
  5. Tour buddy(ies) wanted - Poland and back!

    Meet Ups / Rideouts
    Tour buddy(ies) wanted - NOW SORTED THANKS I have received enough replies so I don't need anyone else now thanks. Thought I'd add this rather than delete the post I have a trip this year in May from Wednesday 11th through the 18th. Due to my friends having other commitments I am on my own...
  6. Free: Opie Oils Autumn Competition

    For Sale / Wanted
    Fancy your chances? If you do then make sure you enter our Autumn Competition..... We've got an awesome prize bundle up for grabs - One lucky winner will get a Forza 6 Inspired 1TB XBOX One with controller, Forza 6 download token and FIFA 16 with a limited edition steelbook and mini EA...
  7. Free: Apple Watch to be won at Opie Oils

    For Sale / Wanted
    Hi Folks, The team at Opie Oils have yet another fantastic competition prize up for grabs! Enter our Summer Competition for a chance to win a brand new Apple Watch Sport worth £339. To enter simply follow this link to the Opie Oils competition page and answer our multiple choice question...
  8. Jonathan - Rugged Roads

    Recommended Dealers/Service Providers/Campsites
    Imagine the scene, Friday u are due to set off on your trip to Scandinavia, Wednesday you decide to change oil and filter and then notice that front sprocket is burring (even though chain and rear sprocket are fine). A quick call to Jonathan at Rugged roads and by 9am Thurs morning an OEM front...
  9. National Meet 2015

    National Meets
    The joint XRV/Big Trailie National for 2015 will be at The Bruce Arms, near Salisbury Plain, in Wiltshire, for the weekend of 11-13 September 2015, with people arriving from as early as Wednesday 9 September if past years are anything to go by. The address: The Bruce Arms Easton Road Easton...
  10. Free: Winter Competition - XBox One bundle worth £439!

    For Sale / Wanted
    Get your entries in! - Opie Oils Winter Competition is now open to enter! We've got a mega prize bundle worth £439 - One lucky winner will receive an XBox One together with Fifa 15, Forza Horizon 2, Destiny and an extra controller. To be in with a chance of winning simply follow this link to...
  11. WIN Tickets to British Superbike Campionship @ Donington

    Discounts / Deals
    Hi Folks, One Pair of BSB Tickets for Donington up for grabs! - Three Day Pass valid from Friday 5th September 2014 Our friends at Motul have given us tickets to British Superbike Championship To win these tickets please send us a Pm saying GIVE ME DONINGTON TICKETS The winner will be...
  12. Hubb uk 2014

    Africa Twin
    Any of you guys heading to this? I'll be there Wednesday night through Saturday if anybody wants to grab a pint.
  13. Yaaaay, I'm back…well nearly

    Varadero
    ;) After having bought a car yesterday( a boring Corolla estate), it was time to upgrade the bike today:thumbright: The garage gave me a very generous trade-in on the RT, and I need to donate a certain sum of cash, and then we both get new owners…probably on thursday. The garage is doing the...
  14. Taffy Dakar registration

    Meet Ups / Rideouts
    Thanks to the advert in this month's ABR and RIDE magazine's the registration is filling up fast with not many places left. Please get your entries in now to avoid disappointment as we can only cater for a maximum of 150 people. There are quite a few who are going to turn up on the day and be...
  15. Doing a Top Gear!

    Chatter
    Hi all,I am off to Vietnam early wednesday morning and will be ravelling from Ho Chi Min to Hanoi by road and rail. The part I am already way too excited about is doing a repeat of the Top Gear route up the Hai Van Pass on a motorbike (probably a minsk or other crazy two wheeled thing) between...
  16. Harvey's Christmas present

    Chatter
    We've been thinking what to get him for Christmas and couldn't really decide on anything. Then i was talking to a mate who had plans to build a scaled down land Rover. He had built one a bout 10 years back for his daughter and still had the plans and some other bits for the build so i bought...
  17. north wales tuesday / wednesday .

    Meet Ups / Rideouts
    out for a few days rideing up to north wales, hopeing to be going up the snowdone railway to the cafe, i hope tryed for the last 3/4 years ,wish me luck:toothy2:
  18. Heidenau K60 Scouts...

    Wheels, Tyres & Tubes
    Just took delivery of my k60 Scouts... First thoughts are, WOW, these mothers have serious amounts of tread depth. The Tourances I have fitted have lasted well with over 7,000 miles on them and probably a few more to go, but I was disappointed with the amount of tread depth on them when new...
  19. Man up again !

    Chatter
    Went into hospital Wednesday, got the op yesterday and was allowed home today! Seems I had two types of cancer in the bladder. Both removed and sent for biopsy. I have to say that I feel a hundred times better than the last bout 11 weeks ago. Must be the sunshine! Nice to be home and...
  20. made a good one out of 2 ;-)

    Africa Twin
    well spent a week over in Germany , long hours from early morning to early hours in the shed to get finished ,, My girlfriend was brilliant , bringing beer out to me and even sat in the shed to have dinner with me ...what a woman :thumbright: Had a bike shop come out to check the bike over as I...
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