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» Sv curvey
Sep 21, 2014 - 2:00 PM - by addicted to rage
Any lads got time to measure the length of dog bones on the rear shock. Centre to Centre please
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Sep 21, 2014 - 11:33 AM - by T-REX
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» bsb race day today assen
Sep 21, 2014 - 10:05 AM - by juicer2006
whos ur money on? mines on kiyo, but would be happy if he or brookes done it, like to see brookes win as hes been runner up so many times and its his last year in bsb, deserves it for the entertainment hes giving us the past 6 years and admire hes say what u see, speak ur mind attitude, must be an ozzie thing is it?
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» Bike GEar Storage
Sep 21, 2014 - 9:08 AM - by Goodlad
Hey lads,

I'm trying to find something to store all my gear on. Ive a pain in the hoop just dumping all my gear on the kitchen table. Between the kids and cats all over the stuff its bolloxed. Just waiting on the lid to take a bang from them.

Looking at something like this

http://www.bits4motorbikes.co.uk/Rid...bikertidy.html

Thew price is mental though! Anyone seen anything like this about online for a better price?
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» RIP Dusty Rhodes
Sep 21, 2014 - 12:05 AM - by Dusty Rhodes
Q . . . is dis once v popular forum die' ing a sloooow sad an lonely death?
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» how to tell if front froks have been upgraded? help needed!
Sep 20, 2014 - 7:47 PM - by Kevin111
How can u tell if front forks have been upgraded? Obviously ya can't see like u can on the front, im lookin at a 2004 r6 non upside down fork, is their any give away hints other than another man's word? There is supposed to be ohlins in them
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» Wild Atlantic way
Sep 20, 2014 - 11:47 AM - by thecelt
Not sure if this was posted before but I came across an app in the App Store for the wild Atlantic way looks handy for any one doing some of it , sorry if it's a repost
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» R1 cylinder head
Sep 20, 2014 - 8:52 AM - by r1 sean
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Click the image to open in full size.... [Read More]
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» Removing stupid fucking stickers
Sep 19, 2014 - 8:37 PM - by Gitzy
Any tips or tricks to get stupid fuckin' stickers off plastics without leaving that manky gunky residue behind?

I find it will be necessary to change the colour of the bike from Canary feckin' yellow but the imbecile who owned it previously has plastered it in gaudy race-esque stickers.

I plan on Plasti-dipping the whole thing ( I HATE prepping for paint )but I'll need the surfaces clean and sticker free to do it right.
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» Anyone with a Multi.strada 1200?
Sep 19, 2014 - 8:33 PM - by Airmax is gay
Been eyeing these up a lot lately, they look gorgeous. When I was buying the RC8 it was a SMT 990 I was hoping for as the 1200 Multi was still mad money. I see they've come down to within my (fantasy..) budget lately. Anyone have one? Opinions? Horror stories??
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» honda cbr 600 f2 f3 f4 induction , carbs/ air / pair etc
Sep 19, 2014 - 8:27 PM - by 2strokey
johnny mc has a couple of threads on this , but the info is spread across a few threads , there a popular bike , and a popular track bike , and as such bits and pieces get changed and there must be loads of peeps on here who own and have trackday bikes and have raced these so.....

im looking for info and am glad to share any info i know because these types of problems can be brain damage to sort

so hopefully we can share some of the info here

so coupla basics first

theres the f1 (jelly mould) then the f2 , im open to be corrected on any info i have wrong ,

as far as i understand the f2 changed engine type... [Read More]
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» Honda 650 dominator qs....
Sep 19, 2014 - 7:53 PM - by evertel
Anyone know what these are like on fuel?
Theres a nice one on donedeal I might take a look at for a winter hack.
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» (Mostly) new gear
Sep 19, 2014 - 6:51 PM - by Gitzy
Picked up some stuff from Louis.de today (ordered Wed evening and arrived in full today)
Got the boots, a neck warmer and the back protector there

Just happened across an auction overflow sale this afternoon and saw the leathers for €65, had a quick try and they were a perfect fit so for the money I reckon I did well.
Anyone ever hear of the brand? Just looking at them they seem very well put together and are as heavy as fuck
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» Kerry wimmins bikers take one for the team
Sep 19, 2014 - 5:04 PM - by Sugule Ali
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A group of Kerry women bikers have become calendar girls to raise money for a voluntary group working to prevent suicide. The calendar, ‘Women and... [Read More]
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» kawasaki versys 1000 opinions..
Sep 19, 2014 - 4:45 PM - by 现在你暨你现在暨
My smt too thirsty to run on a daily basis. I think the versys might fit the bill. Has any one had one? What are they like on juice? Yes I know its ugly... especially in brown.
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» knocking viagra 750
Sep 19, 2014 - 4:04 PM - by MadMac
Posting on behalf of father in law.

Right so a knocking sound from a 94 Viagra 750
From engine when idleing in gear, louder in neutral.
Sound disappears when revs are up and no drop in
performance. Doesnt sound like piston slap. Any
Thoughts on common fauld?

Cheers peeps
7 Replies | 256 Views
» info
Sep 19, 2014 - 3:04 PM - by johnnynuisance
Hi all, i have a Honda Valkyrie interstate 1500cc cruiser flat 6 with 6 carb's. I am wondering is the engine and gear box all the one or are they seperate. Cheer's lad's and ladies. John.
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» Wets and Wheels for 06 ZX10R
Sep 19, 2014 - 1:45 PM - by strontium_dog
Just wondering where you would get hold of and how much would you pay for a set of used wheels and wets for a ZX10R. I used have a track bike but ended up selling it through lack of use but I was thinking I wouldn't mind doing another one even though we are getting towards the end of the year. The CBR I owned had a set of wets and I have to say I thought they were business.
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» Prov licence question
Sep 19, 2014 - 9:16 AM - by jagcon
Hi all just wondering if anybody can help me with this. I had a R6 a couple of years ago i was on my 3rd provisional licence however i sold the bike and my licence ran out. Before i got the prov licence i did the theory test and then i completed the IBT etc. So can i apply for a prov licence again and then immediately apply for my test.

JC
3 Replies | 292 Views
» Bandit rear shock
Sep 19, 2014 - 8:44 AM - by sdugg
I have a 2003 K3 600 Bandit.
Will a rear shock from a 1200 Bandit K3 fit my 6?
4 Replies | 191 Views
» helmets for kids?
Sep 18, 2014 - 10:29 PM - by manukev
So my young fella has wanted to go for a spin for quite a while and I have to say I've been a little bit reluctant to bring him just in case anything would happen, no reason why it should but it's a little bit nervy for me anyway so I said that I would drop him to school a couple of mornings but I need a lid for him, are they to be got and if so where would be the best place to get one.
Thanks
12 Replies | 491 Views
» Plastic Welding Service..
Sep 18, 2014 - 9:40 PM - by Johnny mc
Looking for a good Lad to do a tasty Job on some Fairings, Know anyone/any place? I am in Westmeath,dont mind travelling a few miles.

6 Replies | 307 Views
» Transponder issues.
Sep 18, 2014 - 7:36 PM - by fireblade 2008
Hey Im wondering if anyone has any ideas. I got a transponder this year and have used it for the last 2 race meets. Im trying to charge it before the weeknd and nothing is happening. the cradle is working but it isnt charging the transponder. Ive cleaned the points but still nothing. When I connect it to the laptop it says transponder not connected.
Is there any way of charging it without the cradle
4 Replies | 271 Views
» Honda gb500 tt
Sep 18, 2014 - 5:26 PM - by Kelster
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My Da will be selling this soon. Totally original and mint. Finding it hard to value. It 1992 with 8000 miles on it.

I'd imagine it'll only go up in value.
13 Replies | 667 Views
» Fj-09
Sep 18, 2014 - 4:17 PM - by positron
Only rumors and leaks so far, but apparently Yamaha is working on a FJ version of popular FZ-09.

"Leaked" rendering:

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link1 link2

Looks nice, doesn't it?
3 Replies | 235 Views
» Nearly beaten by a harley
Sep 18, 2014 - 3:43 PM - by FlatOut
Race with a Harley

I raced a Harley today and after some really hard riding I managed
to PASS the guy. I was riding on one of those really, really
twisting sections of mountain road with no straight sections to
speak of and where most of the bends have warning signs that
say "MAX SPEED 50 KPH".

I knew if I was going to pass one of those monsters with those
big-cubic-inch motors, it would have to be a place like this where
handling and rider skill are more important than horsepower alone.

I saw the guy up ahead as I exited one of the turns and knew I could
catch him, but it wouldn't be easy. I concentrated on my braking and
cornering. Three corners later, I was on his mudguard.... [Read More]
22 Replies | 1,161 Views
» Cbr 600 f4i
Sep 18, 2014 - 2:08 PM - by cummins
Lookin to purchase my next bike and looking between a k2 gixxr 600 and cbr f4i. Iv come across an American import and just wondering if anyone knows if there are many differences between the u.s and Euro spec machines like hiss immobiliser, electronic wiring loom, ecu or anything else that would help. Any info is appreciative

Regards
Ciaran
3 Replies | 246 Views
» Good biker awareness Video
Sep 18, 2014 - 1:57 PM - by Gitzy
2 Replies | 236 Views
» Something for the Harley heads......
Sep 18, 2014 - 1:38 PM - by My First Suzuki
That saddle looks like a real ball-breaker

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4 Replies | 184 Views
» koni shocks
Sep 18, 2014 - 11:07 AM - by mikey H
Shock is weeping and gone very bouncy Looking to fit one of these to my pan are they any good? Are they expensive. New ? Anyone have experience with these .
5 Replies | 217 Views
» Exhaust Welding
Sep 18, 2014 - 10:05 AM - by Balius Rider
Does anyone know if this can be fixed? Click the image to open in full size.

It's from my R1100s which decided it wanted open pipes last night. It looks like the manufacturing weld has failed. If you know somewhere in Dublin that can do it please let me know.
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» Richard Britton
Sep 17, 2014 - 10:39 PM - by keep 'er lit
9 years gone tomorrow, RIP #8

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