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» chancy young wan's
Aug 05, 2016 - 12:44 PM - by rdmick
Thinking about buying a promiscuous lady for the bike. Just wanted to see what you lad's n lassies recommend which model. Was looking at the garmin 390 lm. It's for Europe too. Thanks in advance .
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» OK Lads get your dick....y bow out!!
Aug 05, 2016 - 10:32 AM - by Kevin
Hi Lads,

Came across this on another forum: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PVpY...=118.960553472

Has this ever run in Ireland??

It's for a great cause and looks like great crack, get out the old confimation suit or wedding suit and ride your bike through Dublin

Here's another gentleman type event: ... [Read More]
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» Custom REG PLATES Best i have had Made
Aug 05, 2016 - 10:25 AM - by The Road Runner
I saw this add on ADVERTS a couple of days ago..sent an idea of what i wanted..15 euro.. Ordered on monday .... delivered wednesday a.m. very good service for bikers. And FREE DELIVERY anywhere in ireland

Cant put up photo of my plate at the moment... option closed ...

Sample plates on the add ...link below

http://www.adverts.ie/accessories/mo...antee/10866292
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» Leinster 200 timetable
Aug 05, 2016 - 9:36 AM - by budgerman
Anybody have the timetable for the Leinster 200 tomorrow?
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» Mick Creaney, (Mick the Marshall) R.I.P,
Aug 05, 2016 - 7:34 AM - by thecrutch
Some of you may know of Mick the Marshall.
He was one of the great characters of road racing.
Some of you may even have been the reason for Micks rant, 'GET OFF THE ROAD'

However Mick passed away on Wednesday. He had no family. It would be great to give him a decent send off
Funeral info at rip.ie
https://rip.ie/showdn.php?dn=295040/.../Dundalk/Louth
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» Recommend a daysint bike cover
Aug 04, 2016 - 10:24 PM - by Dusty Rhodes
Need me a new cover, but Im fuckin' belwidered by Stomex Aquatex rainex, dont mind shellin out fer a quality one, bike is parked outside all year round
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» Where to get folding maps?
Aug 04, 2016 - 10:11 PM - by spray____
Anyone know? Going to the UK and, as much as Iove and use digital maps and gps, I like to have a big folding physical map to plan my route and carry as a backup.
9 Replies | 330 Views
» Oponeo.ie...thumbs up
Aug 04, 2016 - 9:34 PM - by R.M
Ordered a set of tyres last week & got them today. Cheaper than anywhere else & free delivery.

Also quick response to an email query I sent.

Date stamp on tyres was 3014 (2 yrs old)
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» where to park camper at ulster GP
Aug 04, 2016 - 9:04 PM - by padraic2271
A few of us are going to head up to the Ulster GP in a camper van for the first time, is there any where near the course to park up for a couple of days, an official campsite or other? What about night life, is there much craic when the racing is finished?
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» ZZR 1400 review.
Aug 04, 2016 - 8:56 PM - by oretom
power modes: for me, a gimmick, just use the throttle accordingly, i have used full power mode since day 1.



Brakes: excellent, takes a lot of hard work pushing it around to get to point of finding some fade, they really are very good stoppers

abs: works fine, but only by experiment, never had to rely on it

Traction Control: 3 modes, 1 is very sensitive, you will find yourself filling the dashmeter easily, its suprising that it detects wheel speed differences when you dont,
wet roads, heavy rain, cross a manhole cover and power will be cut drastically( i dont mean by simply crossing it) light up the rear wheel in wet and it will stop very abruptly, which can catch you out if you are not expecting it, which you wont be, unless you... [Read More]
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» 2016 Killalane Road Races (possibly)cancelled .watch this space .
Aug 04, 2016 - 7:40 PM - by Admin
Scratch that, races are now going ahead ;

http://www.biker.ie/forum/showthread.php?t=233334
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» Best Black engine paint
Aug 03, 2016 - 2:25 PM - by menapia dude
well folks i want to paint the katana 1100 engine whats the best paint and application out there and what sort of finish ?
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» Nice bikes for the armed cops
Aug 03, 2016 - 12:21 PM - by red line
Armed Cops On Motorbikes To Tackle Terrorists http://news.sky.com/story/increase-i...tacks-10520972
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» Where to buy Ohlins fork oil?
Aug 03, 2016 - 8:36 AM - by padraic2271
As above, does anyone know where this can be bought in Ireland? I'd imagine buying online is out of the question due to restrictions on flying liquids
5 Replies | 291 Views
» Looking for advice RD125
Aug 02, 2016 - 8:56 PM - by Jimmypox31
Hi, I have a 1985 Rd125 and I cant get anyone who will take the time to get it going again. This bike has been lying up dry stored for 5 years and I'm really keen on getting it going as it has sentimental value ( First bike I ever drove) and now its been given to me as a present. The engine is turning but no power. Need to make or buy a new wiring loom. Can anyone recommend a mechanic who can help or advice on how to do it myself. Even if not restored and just back driving again. Thanks
16 Replies | 421 Views
» Van space question?
Aug 02, 2016 - 8:47 PM - by hornethead
Evening all
Just wondered if anyone can help me out with a question, I need to bring my SMT and some more stuff up to Dublin and renting a van, would the likes of an Opel Vivario fit the bike easily? Sorry for the dopey question but I haven't a clue if it will fit and won't see the van till I rent it
Cheers
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» Racing classes
Aug 02, 2016 - 6:42 PM - by titanium wrists
Does anyone have a list of racing classes there is for short circuit or know where to find the tryd motorcycle ireland site and no joy
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» cotter trackday place available
Aug 02, 2016 - 2:34 PM - by the desert fox
Just had to cancel me spot in the inters for next money so there's a place if anyone's interested
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» black chroming and alloy chroming
Aug 02, 2016 - 12:57 PM - by menapia dude
well folks is there anywhere i can get black chroming on standard exhausts system for a katana 1100,also i want to get the side casings done on the motor and fork legs, theres plenty doing manual polishing but it done last peeing time,anyone doing a lasting job on alloy ?
4 Replies | 233 Views
» Looking for something to stop my leaky shed roof
Aug 02, 2016 - 8:29 AM - by eirehead
Hey guys. I have a 13' x 10' steel shed and the roof is leaking in about 6 different places. Taking the roof off and refitting it with silicone sealant would be a last resort. Is there any roll of transparent material I can either lay on top of the roof or attach under the roof to direct the wet stuff out to the sides? It needs to be transparent as there's a semi-transparent section in the roof to let light in. Or any other ideas? Thanks.
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» Put Diptheane in Bike and now PROBLEMS !
Aug 01, 2016 - 8:30 PM - by mgaul96
Hi, So I have a 97 Honda Magna 250 VTWIN, First bike so I'm still learning the ropes with these great machines. Anyways I was having trouble with my bike starting ie she would start but stall out several times before i could get going with choke open etc... I used logical reasoning and decided maybe the carbs were dirty so i bought a bottle of Diptheane and added it to the tank. Bike ran lovely after i added it and took her for a 100km spin. However when i got home and let her sit overnight the following day It would not start at all. She turns over and i get the occasional bang from the cylinders but she wont run for me... Any ideas on what i can do to get her going again ?
15 Replies | 1,084 Views
» BMW K1200GT any owners here? - What bean grinder do you have?
Aug 01, 2016 - 6:13 PM - by dvgenius
Click the image to open in full size.

So 1500miles later I've decided she's too quiet for my liking though I love the growl of the engine and that oh so sweet induction noise but in all fairness the exhaust sounds like an asthmatic hairdryer on steroids.

Looking at the black carbon fiber Dominator, Delkevic and GPR exhaust at the moment, like to know what others have and a bit of feedback. How's fueling/throttle response after and what length to go for? Any pics?

Thanks in advance.
14 Replies | 727 Views
» Kevlas jeans cheap (reduced)
Aug 01, 2016 - 6:13 PM - by cloghan0
In the clearance section of Aldi in Cobh kevlar jeans are reduced to 12.50. Size 34 waist. Only two remaining.
14 Replies | 737 Views
» spot the problem
Aug 01, 2016 - 4:06 PM - by ROB95
16 Replies | 838 Views
» freevalve engine
Aug 01, 2016 - 2:14 PM - by chopper
10 Replies | 404 Views
» Mondello Track Day 31st July Photos
Aug 01, 2016 - 2:06 PM - by Prunty
Just wondering if anybody was taking pics yesterday at the Track Day??

There alway one. 😅😅
9 Replies | 615 Views
» What makes of bike does the Irish biker prefer ???
Aug 01, 2016 - 12:02 AM - by Paranoid android
Hi just a bit of tongue in cheek here as what makes of bike model bikes make us Irish as bikers ?
Ie American bikers big v twin American Harley muscle . European continental big traile maybe BMW etc . Across the Irish channels the Brits still love the sports bikes and do we really embrace all types of motorcycles!
Just curious ??
31 Replies | 1,415 Views
» Where to buy a lid ?
Jul 31, 2016 - 6:59 PM - by pudzey
Well everyone , I'm looking for my first (proper) helmet .

Id buy online but would rather try it on especially if goin to pay 250+ for a decent one :)

Have a weird auld head im normally a medium but some small models are perfect fit :)

Any good decent shops around in munster area or up the country :)

Have an aul delta sport lid for town driving but need something abit more safe now that im legit
17 Replies | 635 Views
» Coming out. Any ideas?
Jul 31, 2016 - 5:24 PM - by Robbiesv
Bike cuts out when coming to a stop. No hesitating just cuts out (not all the time but a lot). I first taught it was just dirty carbs but they have just got cleaned and jetted and carb rebuild kits were used.
Idle is set to 1600. Choke plungers have new o rings as well.
Bike in question is a SV650.

Any ideas?
Thanks
9 Replies | 403 Views
» Z1000 police bike
Jul 31, 2016 - 3:17 PM - by choppermann
I've been on a mooch lately for older kit that I like
and I found this yoke not too far from me.
It's a 1990 cop bike that was stored in a warehouse for years and forgotten about and so has only 11,000 miles on it.
Comes with all the sirens and flashing lights and all that crap.
not sure yet what to do with it but leaning towards finding a few more cool yokes and sending them to Dublin and punt them on.
Cheap as chips (geddit?)
Click the image to open in full size.... [Read More]
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» New bike
Jul 31, 2016 - 10:04 AM - by hooch
Picked this up Thursday got up at 6 this morning to get ahead of the bank holiday madness. Couple a hundred km of cage free bliss up to this point.

Click the image to open in full size.

... [Read More]
27 Replies | 816 Views
» T.T. Blues....ITV4
Jul 31, 2016 - 8:29 AM - by mayobiker
Program follows the cops on the IOM during TT week.....Its on ITV4 next Wednesday night at 10 pm
13 Replies | 943 Views
» Suzuka 8 hours
Jul 31, 2016 - 6:03 AM - by kwackquack
Suzuka 8 hours is on now on eurosport
4 Replies | 198 Views

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