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  1. Dominator / FMX
    I am considering going on a guided escorted motorcycle tour to Austria and the Alps My wife and I have toured many times twice in the states and numerous trips to europe even Slovenia. However my wife can no longer do long trips plus she hates my KTM. Do you know anyone who has been on one of...
  2. Africa Twin
    It has been nine years since our last post on the Forum. That came the night our T/Alp went to a new home as it was too tall for my wife & at the time we needed bikes we could both use as required, as we only had one car & both worked. Lot's of bikes & lots of up's & down's since then, we...
  3. For Sale / Wanted
    SOLD
  4. XRV Swap Shop
    Long shot I know, but does anyone in the UK have an XR125L front brake caliper lying around which they'd be willing to part with? Changing the seals on my wife's bike and noticed this.... Still usable but as you can't fit a dust seal it'll become a recurring issue which I'd rather not have...
  5. Transalp
    I just want to say thank a big you to everyone who's posted info on here about the XL700. I'm not a great person for posting up & asking but the historical info on here that I've found helpful has been great. I've used the bike no end since buying it, so much so the ST1300 only gets used when...
  6. Bikes For Sale / Wanted
    Serrow for sale 1994 rear disc model my wife's bike so not used much owned since 20011 all old mots tidy little bike , Gel seat fitted which was lowered when done as wife is only small 19500 Kms recent mot £1450 Ono
  7. Varadero
    I am about to fit a Tutoro Oiler on my Vara. I was thinking of the Givi rack but wondering where others may have fitted it No man is truly married until he understands every word his wife Isn't saying
  8. Varadero
    This morning in Georgia I did the chain and my friend took her for a spin. There is no garage able to take the rear wheel off and wrap them. Wondering what my best course of action is? No man is truly married until he understands every word his wife is NOT saying.
  9. Chatter
    Kept meaning to post this. I am currently on a trip with my SD01 Vara to Mongolia and back to Ireland. Currently in Irkutsk and should be in Mongolia Friday all going well. Will update with more pics when I am safely in UlaanBattar No man is truly married until he understands every word...
  10. Africa Twin
    Right so the wife is going away for a week in July .... so its time to strip the bike down so I can get the frame blasted and powder coated .... Any advice or tips ..... :thumbup:
  11. For Sale / Wanted
    Rider to pillion and rider to rider Intercom For rider to pillion communication. Wife wanted to talk to me while riding. We’re now divorced, so surplus to requirements. Only used once. £10 posted in the UK For rider to rider communication. All bits pictured. Only used once...
  12. For Sale / Wanted
    Back rest/Sissy bar Home made. Made wife feel safer on back of bike. Padded. Was mounted onto grab rail of Triumph Thunderbird. Bike now sold and wife divorced. Inner diameter is 24 mm. attached with bit of rubber tyre tube to stop scratching the grab rail and a couple of jubilee clips...
  13. Bikes For Sale / Wanted
    For Sale Transalp 650. Good condition, reliable and good runner, never misses a beat, 19,000 miles. Heated Grips, Crash bars, 12v Socket, high intensity LED running light. Well maintained, have a spreadsheet of MPG, oil changes and parts. £2200 ONO. Southampton area. New Tiger...
  14. Varadero
    I was given a HF 204 filter instead of the normal 303. Now it was free. He reckons it is the same, less capacity. Anyone used one? No man is truly married until he understands every word his wife is NOT saying.
  15. Transalp
    Having just purchased a TA700 for my wife, I would never have dreamed of buying one myself but what a pleasure it is to ride. Very relaxed riding position, engine..plenty of torque , high up riding position. I now find myself taking it for a ride quite often and ask myself why did Honda stop...
  16. Transalp
    looked at 650 , think it would suit her better as lighter 191kg v 215kg but second hand prices for 650,s vary so much 2002 ...2350pounds? I saw advertised to 2006 high milers for 2700 pounds. Have seen low miler 2008 xv700 for 3495 pounds would appreciate views of experienced members primarily...
  17. Africa Twin
    My wife got me this handpainted piece of art of my AT... she is amazing.. Enjoy! :-)
  18. Yamaha
    A lovely track from our campsite to the Spanish Coastal town of Peniscola, yes and it is pronounced peeniscola. 20 kilometres in the mid 20's. Perfect. Oh and that's the wife, not me. Yes I know it's a Honda but the bike you cannot see is an XT 350
  19. 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
  20. Kawasaki
    Wife's seen and said if I get one she will go on the back, not had her on the back of a bike for over 10 years. Any owners on here?
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