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by MacV2
Sat Sep 26, 2020 5:21 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: what have you done to your "bike" today
Replies: 19970
Views: 914346

Re: what have you done to your "bike" today

^^^ That is truly interesting, Mac. We all know the Big Brother effect is slowly taking over our lives, but this neds to be questioned. Could these 'field checkers' be making random calls, or might there be a possibility that someone has tipped in your guy as being a little too 'easy' with his test...
by MacV2
Sat Sep 26, 2020 12:35 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: what have you done to your "bike" today
Replies: 19970
Views: 914346

Re: what have you done to your "bike" today

Well that didn't go well... So Steve the MOT guy starts the morning by changing the front tyre on Custurd, whilst he doing this he is checking variours things re the MOT. Now it's not actually due untill the 24th next month but I like to get it in during the grace period you get. So he fits a new ty...
by MacV2
Fri Sep 25, 2020 5:06 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: what have you done to your "bike" today
Replies: 19970
Views: 914346

Re: what have you done to your "bike" today

Washed Custurd after half a weeks rainy commuting.* Ready for it's annual prod n poke by a nice man & his computer link to the MOT Gods. Gonna be having a new front tyre as well, been riding in this week knowing the fronts balder than Yul Brynner...It's been setchy... :lol: :lol: *I've been wetter t...
by MacV2
Fri Sep 25, 2020 4:55 pm
Forum: Items For Sale
Topic: Rentek fitiing kit... SOLD
Replies: 2
Views: 145

Re: Rentek fitiing kit...

It's actually sold...

Youv'e all missed out... :lol: :lol:
by MacV2
Thu Sep 24, 2020 4:15 pm
Forum: Bike Chat
Topic: so, here's the thing
Replies: 24
Views: 479

Re: so, here's the thing

you should have caught us 2 weeks ago when we had 4 storms in Rhayder for the welsh meet up. 2 had low rise renthal bar conversions 1 with VFR bars 1 with the old style Jota adjustable ace bars. mine has renthals on it and I have adjustable rearsets in the lowest & most forward position [but these ...
by MacV2
Mon Sep 21, 2020 4:20 pm
Forum: Bike Chat
Topic: one for the older gents
Replies: 22
Views: 490

Re: one for the older gents

In 20 maybe 30 years time we will have to get a new sticky up... '' What have you done to your mobility scooter today...' Pic's of said mobility scooters will only be aloud with a commode in the background... Lets face it chaps if you need a mob scoot you ain't gonna be moving heavy wheelie bins aro...
by MacV2
Sun Sep 20, 2020 8:32 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Time to get the bike going again
Replies: 6
Views: 144

Re: Time to get the bike going again

What oh Mike... :wave:

So-Cal's been a bit too hot of late probably just as well you moved !

Glad to see you back I wondered where you had gone...
by MacV2
Sun Sep 20, 2020 8:27 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: what have you done to your "bike" today
Replies: 19970
Views: 914346

Re: what have you done to your "bike" today

Spent the morning full strip, clean, rebuild & new pads of the callipers that I swapped off Custurd the other week. There was a note in the bag of the previously refurbed ones, they were done last Oct...So a bit over the normal 6 monthly swap interval...but then we did have almost 3 months of lockdo...
by MacV2
Sun Sep 20, 2020 6:55 am
Forum: The Welcome Inn
Topic: Hello
Replies: 6
Views: 150

Re: Hello

:wave: Ahh a fellow Kent... :thumbup:

Lets see the bike then...
by MacV2
Sat Sep 19, 2020 9:39 pm
Forum: Workshop
Topic: Sprockets and Speedo readings
Replies: 6
Views: 139

Re: Sprockets and Speedo readings

Speedo sensor is mounted on the r/h side of engine casing I think it must take it's reading off the gear box...

Changing the sprockets will alter the reading...
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by MacV2
Sat Sep 19, 2020 9:11 pm
Forum: Who's Who
Topic: MISSING PERSON?
Replies: 2
Views: 222

Re: MISSING PERSON?

Hi Guys, I am trying to locate a VTR owner called Del Page from Norfolk but he is not responding to emails and I do not have a telephone contact number. I know he was going on holiday in early September and I am becoming concerned for his wellbeing as he has always responded promptly in the past. A...
by MacV2
Sat Sep 19, 2020 7:49 am
Forum: Bike Chat
Topic: one for the older gents
Replies: 22
Views: 490

Re: one for the older gents

Nah this is the one for the older gent's out there...

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This has Tony written all over it, looking for lighter battery packs, ect, ect... :lol: :lol:

:Bike:
by MacV2
Thu Sep 17, 2020 7:14 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Hip Hip Hooray...
Replies: 10
Views: 270

Hip Hip Hooray...

...Cheekykev is 61 today !

HB Kev hope you have a great day...

:Beer2: :Birthday: :Dancing2: :Dancing3:

Although I have to make this public that I was very dissapointed that there was no chocolate cake at Wales this year... :lol: :lol:
by MacV2
Thu Sep 17, 2020 6:58 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: What are you listening to.....right now?
Replies: 1507
Views: 90590

Re: What are you listening to.....right now?

Real musicians actually playing instruments: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Btj3smjIK0M I like this song when hearing it on the wireless in the van at work I always thought it was a lady singing it... :lol: :lol: But then I thought this was a bloke singing... :crazy: https://www.youtube.com/watch?...
by MacV2
Wed Sep 16, 2020 4:56 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Happy Hatchday Hawk...
Replies: 8
Views: 243

Happy Hatchday Hawk...

He's keeping the age secret... deff not 21 or even 21 again... :lol: :lol:

Have a good 'un Sir or should we say... ' Have a nice day...'

:Birthday: :Beer2: :Dancing2: