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  1. Hein Gericke Ladies Sienna Jacket Size 36

    For Sale / Wanted
    Those who dare venture into the Varadero section will know that I am taking a break from motorbikes for a while. To this end I am selling some gear off that won't be getting used for a while. All items are open to sensible offers, if I accept your offer then I will hold the item for you until...
  2. Shark Helmet S500 Air, size Small 55-56

    For Sale / Wanted
    Those who dare venture into the Varadero section will know that I am taking a break from motorbikes for a while. To this end I am selling some gear off that won't be getting used for a while. All items are open to sensible offers, if I accept your offer then I will hold the item for you until...
  3. First Off Road Outing. (With BTBloke)

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    Well as you can imagine. Only having done 350miles on a bike then going off road I was Nevious and sweating like hell. And thats before I met up with BTBloke. LOL........... Me and BTBloke met up on sunday afternoon and spent about 4 hours riding around Northampton. From green lane to green...
  4. First big Transalp trip. (Report)

    Chatter
    (It's Long so you don't have to read it. I'm just writing it for me.LOL) I know for some it would not have been a big trip but for me it was. Having done my Das and only done about 100m localy on the way back from the shop. So. I've been away for 3 weeks. I get home and the wifes gone away...
  5. Good By Vara, Good Bye.

    Varadero
    Sold the Vara yesterday due to it not getting used enough and the wife losing all interest in bikes. Really sad to see it go as it is without doubt the best allrounder I've had. It's horrible to see an empty garage now but not as bad seeing a bike not being used. Don't know what I'm getting next...
  6. HID mmmmmmmmm Yummy!!!

    Discounts / Deals
    OK chaps and chapesses, H4 telescopic 35w 6000k headlight kit is available for all transalpers. I have secured a deal with a friend of mine and it looks like the kit will be about £100 fitted!!!!! If that seems dear to you then you obviously have never seen HID lights ;) I have been...
  7. I like Transalps

    Transalp
    I had to ride my wifes 650 Transalp the other day. Two up. I thought it would be a bit naff but whoa was I wrong. Recently fitted Wilbers progressive fork springs with 10W oil. Wow what a difference. Goes exactly where you point it, really smooth over bumps, no buffeting (larger Honda screen)...
  8. Great Honeymoon ride on my AT..

    Africa Twin
    Hello all... Long time no see... I haven't been on the forum for quite a long time... But I have a good reason... I've been busy getting married and, most importantly, getting my bike on the road for a looong trip..... So... After the wedding, me and 2 friends, got our wifes/girlfriends and...
  9. Help please,Satnav related

    Mechanical Advice
    Ok guys bit of a story:D Went over to chads yesterday and used my wifes TomTom one in my tankbag. I have a little Mascot called Sean (for obvious reasons) Thats him:D Well he lives here at the screen of my Vara http://www.xrv.org.uk/photopost/data/500/medium/STA70932.JPG Well i noticed he...
  10. Pannier rack/bar advice.

    Transalp
    Things are slowly coming together with the bike, thanks to folks on the Site & references picked up here, we have a low seat fitted, engine bars on order & are already equipped with Top box etc. I've been looking around at pannier rail options, & have to admit to being just a little bit...
  11. The bikes home.....

    Transalp
    Well, the new bikes home. A nice 23 mile run including dual track, A & B roads & hilly lanes. Being a returnee to biking anyway, & used to hammering out the miles on a 1961 Brit, it was about as pleasant an experience, in an 'un-classic' way as could be. I'd taken her for a brief 'test spin'...
  12. You wouldnt catch me ....

    Chatter
    ... at 6.30 in the morning, standing over my wifes upside down bicycle, trying to remove the back wheel to mend a puncture, spending 10 minutes tightening the nut instead of loosening it .... oh nor sireee sir, not me .... that would just be plain stupid :scratch: :oops: :withstupid:
  13. learnt a valuble lesson yesterday !!!

    Chatter
    lesson one . always back up music file on the computer. lesson two. always back up photographic files. on the computer. lesson three. always back up your contacts lesson four never let the wife near your side of the computer :evil: :evil: :evil: got a phone call from my dearest yesterday...
  14. looking for transalp (cheap), new to the UK, where to go

    Transalp
    Hi all, Need some help looking for a cheapie bike to get the no claim back to normal (moved here from abroad and didn't have a bike registered in my name, used my wifes, bye bye 10+ yrs no claim :cry: )..... Like to buy an older transalp...price bracket ends at about 1750...if I had more I...
  15. Friends- Not like this

    Chatter
    Hi, Just a rant about friends, the ones you cant get rid of, like the wifes mate, I can't stand her, She never shuts up, when you answer her she suddenly changes the subject if she's not bothered about your reply. She won't take a hint and p*ss off when all I want to do is spend time with the...
  16. Wales 720 miles in 3 days

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    What a brilliant trip :!: :D :D :D Macp and i just returned from a few days in wales and how brilliant it was> We decidet to meet at the reading services on sunday morning at 7-7.30 so i was busy packing my bike on saturday evening when deb(the imperial overlord,my wife )said"you sure the...
  17. Help needed HU 2006

    Chatter
    Hi all, Had to cancel my trip to the Hu meet on the 23rd, The wifes going in to hospital this week for a major Op and wont be fit enuf to ride , bitch eh ? Cant really go and leave her in the house since she wont be able to do anything and plus my bikes off the road. So HELP needed please, has...
  18. Gutted

    Chatter
    just missed out on an 04 african twin. The dealer who get alot of buisness from my wifes place had one that was registered in 04 with 2k on clock and mint. was gonna sell it to me for £3850, which is what he got it for but had someone else interested who was coming out to see it. dealer said the...
  19. wish you had a harley?

    Chatter
    north carolina, deals gap 318 corners in eleven miles! not a good idea on a harley cruiser! check out the dumbarse! look at me on my breand new road king classic wots that funny noise i can hear and why wont my hawg turn in! i really reall wish i woz wearing more than a cap sleeve t shirt...
  20. A few days in wales...

    Meet Ups / Rideouts
    I am playing with the idea of a few days biking in wales. Since I have(well the wife) some relatives near Abarith... or something like it that would be my starting point.Planning to camp so would anyone know a few good rides around wales and a few good campsites or places where i could pitch a...
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