Honda xl250s w reg gd runner had loads spent on it box of bits with it to finish 95% complete v5 in my name £1000
power coated frame /other bits
new rear shocks
new rim spokes
tank done up
bead blasted engine
not much more to do will make a crackin bike
sellin due to health problems also xt250...
What are the options for off-road biased tyres for my XL600?
90/90 - 21" front
130/80 - 17" rear (which seems to be the limiting factor)
Both of which I've used before on my AT and XT250 respectively.
What else is out there? I'm favouring TKC's at the moment.
I acquired a 1992 XL600V last year and I can admit I'm having a great time with it here in Kenya. It's my second bike with the first having been a Yamaha XT250T.
Great to see such a vibrant Transalp community and looking forward to interact with many of you.
I swapped my XT250 for a 1985 XL600 'project' today :D
While it is 'a bit of a shed' it does seem to be fairly complete (rhs sidepanel missing if anyone has a spare???).
Here are the before pictures
I didn't bother to take a pic of the large box of bits that also came with it. I'm not...
I want to keep running my XT250 long term so I'm after just about anything that might help me do that, from engine bits to bodywork to whatever!
I know it's a long shot that parts might be hanging around so I could be interested in an incomplete or even a complete bike, if it's at the right...
I've got a 1.5 metre length of 1.5 mm wall, 35 mm outside diameter tube to make a new link pipe for my XT250's exhaust. The finished link pipe will only be about approximately 14" long and it needs a shallow bend, approximately 10 degrees, approximately in the middle. As you can tell, there's...
I came across this forum when searching for green laning in Yorkshire.
I'm considering getting my first trail bike (I ride beemers on the road).
Having ridden a few BMW's off road (F650GS, F800GS and G450X next week) I've got a taste to go trail riding.
Have seen a Yamaha XT250...