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» Recent Threads
new bmw s1000rr
by coley65
Last post by dec b
Today 01:32 AM
New helmet
by Liam977
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Today 01:19 AM
Oriel Run
by IanJF
Last post by ROLLIE
Yesterday 11:45 PM
Removing light scratches
by R.M
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Yesterday 11:40 PM
Cleaning exhaust header pipes
by awol72
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Yesterday 11:20 PM
cookstown
by downey
Last post by downey
Yesterday 11:16 PM
Size 10 boots
by Nareik
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Yesterday 10:45 PM
Yamaha 600 Thundercat
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Yesterday 10:19 PM
Photorally 2014
by eamon
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Yesterday 10:17 PM
New Toy
by Bruce
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Yesterday 09:45 PM
ktm supermoto
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Yesterday 09:37 PM
tyre for sale
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Yesterday 08:03 PM
17.04.14 stolen Lucan
by dec11
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Yesterday 07:56 PM
Sv650s 05 on
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ccs unlimited kells
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Yesterday 07:40 PM
New Machine...
by IanJF
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Yesterday 07:30 PM
Poker run
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Yesterday 07:18 PM
Gardai to "intensively"...
by ascalon
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Yesterday 07:08 PM
gps lap timers
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Yesterday 06:47 PM
Ohlins spring
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Ls2 Helmet & Prospeed gloves
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wanted supermoto
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NC30 parts
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Top Box CB400sf
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Top box needed
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Suzuki TSR 125
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Gear indicator
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Best wishes to Garda
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USA Imports
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pirelli sc1 front tyre
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990 SMT Honest Opinions????
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» Current Poll
Which alarm ????????????
NCS EASY FIT Bike / Scooter alarm. Only 2 wire connections for simple DIY instal £11.99l - 10.00%
1 Vote
NCS Compact Motorbike Alarm and Immobiliser System £17.99 - 0%
0 Votes
NCS C-11 Talking Motorbike Alarm and Immobiliser System **RUDE VERSION** £25.98 - 0%
0 Votes
NCS C-11 Talking Motorbike Alarm and Immobiliser System £25.98 - 0%
0 Votes
NCS V2 Motorbike Alarm and Immobiliser System £29.98 - 20.00%
2 Votes
NCS V2 Talking Motorbike Alarm and Immobiliser System £32.98 - 0%
0 Votes
SPY “All In One” Motorbike Alarm and Immobiliser + Battery Backup £45.98 - 10.00%
1 Vote
Advanced V3 Motorbike Alarm and Immobiliser System £69.99 - 0%
0 Votes
Advanced V3 Motorcycle Alarm and Immobiliser. Rechargeable remote version £72.99 - 10.00%
1 Vote
Meta Def Com T Thatcham Category 2>1 Motorcycle Alarm / Immobiliser £84.99 - 0%
0 Votes
Meta M357TV2 Thatcham Category MC1 Motorcycle Alarm / Immobiliser £109.99 - 50.00%
5 Votes
Total Votes: 10
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» great to see the bikes out and about !
Apr 20, 2014 - 10:59 PM - by paulh18
As above. Didn't expect to see as many lads out on the bikes this morning but i was wrong. Took a spin from Ferns, on through Enniscorthy, Oilgate and left for Castlebridge. Then headed back Ballyedmond, Ballycanew etc, into Gorey, then Camolin and back to the start of my little trip. Have done this little trip a few times now but today was the first day to see more than 7 or 8 lads out on their bikes just enjoying the morning. More of this dry, sunny weather please
3 Replies | 91 Views
» cookstown
Apr 20, 2014 - 8:40 PM - by downey
anyone heading to the racing in cookstown next weeknd myself an a mate heading up from cork thursday afternoon, first time up there and we'll be camping,so any advice tips or good spots on the track would be appreciated
2 Replies | 72 Views
» Removing light scratches
Apr 20, 2014 - 8:39 PM - by R.M
What do ye use to remove light scratches from the clearcoat? Only visible when close up. Looks like someone washed bike with a rough cloth. Would like to remove if possible. Don't know if T-Cut is the job or not?
2 Replies | 118 Views
» new bmw s1000rr
Apr 20, 2014 - 8:15 PM - by coley65
Picked this up a few months ago havent bein out much on it done a few bits to it since iv had it the last week have bein out a good bit and love its everything i was expecting....Click the image to open in full size.
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10 Replies | 313 Views
» Big Congrats to our own Glenn Irwin
Apr 20, 2014 - 8:14 PM - by Sugule Ali
First win in BSB supersport, awesome ride Glenn and well deserved

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3 Replies | 129 Views
» New helmet
Apr 20, 2014 - 7:39 PM - by Liam977
I'm looking at getting a new helmet I'm looking for ur opinion and feed back iv narrowed it down to these 4 ,the helmet I have at the min is the worst yolk ever . Iv tryed on the shoei and they seem snug out

Shoei Xr 1100
Shoei x spirit 2
Shoei gt air
Shark race r pro

Cheers in advance
11 Replies | 183 Views
» Few snaps from Bishopscourt
Apr 20, 2014 - 7:32 PM - by macpudd
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7 Replies | 121 Views
» Brands BSB: Pole for Brookes after a hat-trick of crashes
Apr 20, 2014 - 4:40 PM - by Admin
Qualifying three
Josh Brookes 55.093
Ryuichi Kiyonari 55.796
John Hopkins 56.148

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Milwaukee Yamaha’s Josh Brookes will start the opening MCE British Superbike race of the season on the front row, after clinching pole position in what can only be described as a crash-fest in difficult conditions.

Brookes fell on his arse in the rain, not once but three times, completing a hat trick of crashes just as the chequered flag came out at the end... [Read More]
4 Replies | 133 Views
» Top box needed
Apr 20, 2014 - 3:34 PM - by Frankieboy
Looking for a top box to bungee to the back of my cb400sf. Not fitting a rack, just need something simple for a bit of courier work. Any one want to sell me one? Cheers!
2 Replies | 97 Views
» ktm supermoto
Apr 20, 2014 - 1:14 PM - by johnmxcr125
Right lads finally got a quote for a big sm of mce and im thinking of shifting on the r6 for a 950sm/smr or a 990sm/smr. Decided to change it up as I had a go on my friends 2008 690sm and there absolutely bonkers. Was just wondering has anybody had any experience with them and would they care to give me some advice on which one would be the best option. I was also looking at a 690sm/smc but I hear the 900s are superior. Any experiences and suggestions are much appreciated
13 Replies | 269 Views
» Cleaning exhaust header pipes
Apr 20, 2014 - 10:17 AM - by awol72
Does anyone have any tips for cleaning exhaust header pipes I have a 07 v strom 1000 and the headers are pretty brown tried autosol but I could be 6 months trying to clean em they haven't been done since new id say.
9 Replies | 308 Views
» Where can I get a free online service manual for a 2006 Honda Shadow Sabre VT1100C2?
Apr 19, 2014 - 11:35 PM - by GalwayT
I've trawled through all the forums and on the web and can't find anything that doesn't cost. There has to be a pdf file somewhere. Any ideas. Preferably not involving me shelling out. Cheers for any suggestions.
5 Replies | 150 Views
» ccs unlimited kells
Apr 19, 2014 - 10:23 PM - by Suzuki Man
any of ye usethese lads much was up there today for alook
18 Replies | 580 Views
» Motorcycle Crash during IBT (farts.ie)
Apr 19, 2014 - 8:02 PM - by Neuro
Saw this on the bike section of boards.ie....Don't know if it's true or BS

Originally Posted by motornewbie
Just looking for some advice. I had a rough day yesterday..my first time on a motorcycle, did day one of ibt on a 125cc. Ends up with me crashing headfirst into a ditch and the instructor informing me that I've to pay €300 to straighten the front of his bike.


Any advice on what to do? What are my rights?


Here's a bit more info. So I liked the instructor and don't want to name and shame, hence the new boards account. But
... [Read More]
35 Replies | 1,486 Views
» New Machine...
Apr 19, 2014 - 8:00 PM - by IanJF
Hi All,

I finally got my GSX-R 600 - Picked it up today

Just went on a gentle ride with it today. Changed a 2009 650S Bandit for it.
The GSX-R feels very different...

First thing I noticed when I sat on it and started her up....
The lovely sound she makes, and as for driving down the road, that intake roar is just a pleasure to be listening to :)

Shame I have to break it so easy for a while lol...

Most awkward thing about the change physically was: The Gear Pegs and Rear brake pedals seem very high up compared to the Bandit...

Must really pay attention not to over stress the... [Read More]
23 Replies | 550 Views
» Broke exhaust
Apr 19, 2014 - 6:59 PM - by GottaGo
howya doing lads
got a new bike a couple of months ago and need to do a few things to the old one before i sell it.
The bike im looking to get rid of is a 98 honda hornet 250, the problem with it is that the exhaust snapped on the way home from buying my new one. So obviously ill have to get it sorted before its sold only thing is from what ive seen a whole exhaust will cost over 300 quid which i dont want to have to get.
so does anyone know someone, or can anyone here do a good welding job on it that wont cost a fortune and that would solve the issue to a high enough standard? dont want to leave some bloke with a lemon.
thanks in advance
9 Replies | 165 Views
» New Toy
Apr 19, 2014 - 6:02 PM - by Bruce
I sold my VFR VTEC a while back, with one thing and another my budget for it's replacement got badly eroded.
Don't think I could have done any better with the limited funds I had available, picked up a 00 R1 this afternoon
Apart from a couple of minor cosmetic issue and needing a mirror she is very tidy...
I put a couple of hundred miles on her already and am loving every minute of it... [Read More]
34 Replies | 566 Views
» rvf water pump needed
Apr 19, 2014 - 6:02 PM - by rvfplod
hi lads, need a water pump for an rvf 400 nc35, got one off an nc30 today but its 2mm bigger were it goes into the gearbox, any ideas ?
1 Reply | 67 Views
» number board in Kirkistown
Apr 19, 2014 - 4:29 PM - by fireblade 2008
Hi. does anyone know if there will be anyone in Kirkistown tomorrow selling number boards
3 Replies | 111 Views
» Gardai to "intensively" target speeding drivers this weekend
Apr 19, 2014 - 3:52 PM - by ascalon
As per Newstalk, the Gardaí are specifically targeting speeding road users this weekend, so watch your speed this weekend if you find yourself enjoying the weather!


http://www.newstalk.ie/Garda-to-inte...s-this-weekend

A
48 Replies | 1,231 Views
» R6 Engine caseings
Apr 19, 2014 - 12:43 PM - by dabber041
Anyone looking to buy L and R 03/05 Engine casings for R6 35 EURO EACH 60 THE PAIR USED BUT NO MARKS.
0 Replies | 58 Views
» Ground anchor in an underground cage park?
Apr 19, 2014 - 10:24 AM - by hagetaka
Hi all, wondering if anyone has ever installed a ground anchor in an underground cage park?
I'm buying a new bik, and will be getting very paranoid very soon
Don't live in the best area (already had an unsuccessful theft attempt once), so was thinking of getting somebody to drill in a ground anchor. I'm using an Almax chain to chain two bikes together, but would be nice to pull the chain through an anchor. The bikes are parked in a spot where no cage would fit anyways, so nobody would probably mind... any advice?

Not like I'm gonna aske the management company ofc ... [Read More]
13 Replies | 363 Views
» Best wishes to Garda
Apr 19, 2014 - 10:16 AM - by deckob123
Wishing that poor Garda Michael twomey and his family best wishes and hope he gets well soon after those scum who ran him off the road yesterday in cork, I believe they have the lads in custody, what kind of scum does something like that especially to a motorbike cop never mind a car ???? Anyway get well soon
32 Replies | 1,003 Views
» British Superbike Live Streaming?
Apr 19, 2014 - 5:41 AM - by Lazyboy63
Living in Austrailia at the moment,anyone got a link for streaming British Su[erbikes at the weekend and what day is race day,are both races on sunday or is one race on sunday and the other on monday?

Thanks
9 Replies | 276 Views
» Tyre change service on Sunday trackday?
Apr 18, 2014 - 11:28 PM - by DOLPH LUNDGREN
Hey Lads,

Anyone know if there will be a tyre change service at mondello this Sunday?

Thanks
2 Replies | 183 Views
» Looking for a race seat unit for a pre'97 cbr.
Apr 18, 2014 - 11:21 PM - by Andrei "The Russian"
As above. Don't mind the condition. It's for next year racing so have time to patch it up if needed. Thanks in advance.
4 Replies | 124 Views
» xjr or xjr sp
Apr 18, 2014 - 9:59 PM - by dublinjm
hey guys just wonderin whether my xjr would be classed as sp, its standard on log book but has ohlins front & rear & a FULL micron race exhaust, I know sp had ohlins in rear only. not sure whether its been modified by previous owners tbh. haven't seen a standard sp 1 with front ohlins, any advise would be helpful. its 02 with suzuki colour block paint like a sp. tnx
10 Replies | 276 Views
» Seat on a SuperFour
Apr 18, 2014 - 9:45 PM - by Lupul
Right, can anyone suggest how can i open the seat cover?! I've bent the two keys i have and was very close to take a crowbar at it...
2 Replies | 108 Views
» Photos : gps lap timers
Apr 18, 2014 - 9:12 PM - by juicer2006
any half decent ones out there that dont cost 300euro plus?
tempted by the AIM but i be on bread and water til next week if i go with it..
9 Replies | 286 Views
» Fun and Frolics Around the Ring
Apr 18, 2014 - 8:35 PM - by jonny0024
Lads in tralee and meet a mate who wants To come for a spin around the ring anyone got a lend of a lid for a Couple of hours?? Give me a bell if anyone dances a spin 0872690474
5 Replies | 320 Views
» Goldwing swinging arm...for ye goldwingers
Apr 18, 2014 - 8:21 PM - by Gellum
My brother's Swinging arm off his Goldwing....he found it was flexing, so now its fixed for good. I have to get it powder coated for him.
just an idea for other goldwingers !
Attached Files
8 Replies | 290 Views
» help
Apr 18, 2014 - 7:53 PM - by shep123
looking for a back wheel for a suzuki 125 TSR two stroke road bike, now dirt bike, someone may have one in there shed, our son is going demented so any help please. haven@indigo.ie
0 Replies | 76 Views

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