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by MacV2
Mon Jul 22, 2019 5:16 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: what have you done to your "bike" today
Replies: 18998
Views: 689314

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

So a while back I had a weepy clutch slave, was kindly sent a replacement by Old Master Kev, which for then I put in stock, as a quick fix I nicked one off another bike, I had laying around... :lol: Anyhoo that started weeping as well so over the weekend I dug out the Kev one supplied & before fitti...
by MacV2
Sun Jul 21, 2019 2:24 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: BloodyHell Fire the Old Git...
Replies: 12
Views: 174

Re: BloodyHell Fire the Old Git...

AMCQ46 wrote:
Sun Jul 21, 2019 2:10 pm
Sorry lads, we had to kill him because he wouldn’t stop talking.

:lol: :lol:
by MacV2
Sun Jul 21, 2019 12:12 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: 6 years...
Replies: 7
Views: 135

6 years...

...ago today we lost a freind... RIP Benny...
Bunny Benny.jpg
by MacV2
Sat Jul 20, 2019 8:42 am
Forum: Bike Chat
Topic: Yoshimura...
Replies: 1
Views: 44

Yoshimura...

OK so some of the tranlation is a bit out but an interesting read...Who'd a thunk ? https://japan.webike.net/moto_news/yoshimuras-history-01-because-of-the-unfortunate-accident-the-dream-as-a-pilot-does-not-come-true-and-becomes-the-youngest-flight-engineer/?utm_source=webikestyle&utm_medium=motonew...
by MacV2
Sat Jul 20, 2019 8:20 am
Forum: Sunday Runs, Rideouts, Track days ,Rallys, Events
Topic: Northern Ireland storm 2019.
Replies: 112
Views: 7833

Re: Northern Ireland storm 2019.

Have a good 'un lads, keep it rubber side down, avoid the stray golf balls & dont forget to give Tony the bumbs...if your backs can manage it that is... :lol:
by MacV2
Sat Jul 20, 2019 8:18 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: BloodyHell Fire the Old Git...
Replies: 12
Views: 174

BloodyHell Fire the Old Git...

...Mr T. Mons of Kentshiresvill is 62 today !

Have a good one Tony I'm sure you'll be having a dram or three this evening so enjoy...

:Beer2: :Birthday: :burp: :drunk: :Dancing3: :Dancing2:
by MacV2
Sat Jul 20, 2019 8:12 am
Forum: Workshop
Topic: Seat too high!
Replies: 8
Views: 179

Re: Seat too high!

"There may be two types of seat and perhaps subframes with subtle differences" If your seat and subframe are standard then these are the same across all years. Do you store anything under the seat? is the battery taller than stock? and interfering with the seat as it shoud take a push forward and d...
by MacV2
Thu Jul 18, 2019 6:16 pm
Forum: Workshop
Topic: Pumping tyres.
Replies: 6
Views: 145

Re: Pumping tyres.

Simples... https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/flexible-5-90-degree-tyre-valve-extension-tool-motorcycle-car-bicycle-stem/302831191130?hash=item468225445a:g:cYwAAOSw-q5bZX5U Tis what I use, you can get 90* valve stems but they need fitting when you change a tyre... There are also 90* adapters out there but t...
by MacV2
Wed Jul 17, 2019 2:16 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: So hows your luck ?
Replies: 7
Views: 196

Re: So hows your luck ?

your luck just got better Mac, iv found some nice stuff to make your stand fitments out of, next week should have them done for a million pounds :lol: One million pounds ??? I wan't sharks with lazers for that sort of dough ! Both crash helmet manufacturers have prices well below that cost, so all ...
by MacV2
Tue Jul 16, 2019 9:35 pm
Forum: Pimp Your Ride
Topic: Gutted
Replies: 4
Views: 269

Re: Gutted

FIX 1.jpg
Standard bars & a wonkey wrist, bit achey on the first real long run...Wales 2014 but no real problems since then with discomfort...I did have the plate removed after about a year tho...
Mr Wristy.jpg
How recent is this injury ?
by MacV2
Tue Jul 16, 2019 9:24 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: So hows your luck ?
Replies: 7
Views: 196

Re: So hows your luck ?

fabiostar wrote:
Tue Jul 16, 2019 7:10 pm
your luck just got better Mac, iv found some nice stuff to make your stand fitments out of, next week should have them done for a million pounds :lol:
One million pounds ??? I wan't sharks with lazers for that sort of dough !
by MacV2
Mon Jul 15, 2019 4:52 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: So hows your luck ?
Replies: 7
Views: 196

So hows your luck ?

Mines a bit better than one of the guys at work who had a puncture on his Kawasaki Versys thing... He was hanging around at the gate when I came back to the yard & said he was waiting for a puncture repair guy... Anyhoo this guy turns up in a merc van. Takes the wheel off, takes the tyre off, mushro...
by MacV2
Sun Jul 14, 2019 4:22 pm
Forum: Workshop
Topic: missfire
Replies: 2
Views: 102

Re: missfire

Sounds like Carb Fart, they all do it to a certain extent, basicaly a backfire through the carbs into the airbox.

Check your TPS setting with a meter & try to get it adjusted to as close to 500 omh's as poss.

https://www.vtr1000.org/phpBB3/viewtopi ... 31&t=29429
by MacV2
Sat Jul 13, 2019 11:50 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: what have you done to your "bike" today
Replies: 18998
Views: 689314

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

Six points. Well, clearly, applying the back brake only when spotting the camera didn't work.... It's a wonder any of us made it out of our teens. He has just, he 21... points wern't for speeding, something silly like number plate & then getting stopped the next day by the same copper for the same ...
by MacV2
Sat Jul 13, 2019 9:47 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Looks like the world has finaly caught up...
Replies: 2
Views: 167

Looks like the world has finaly caught up...

... with the Stormer tradtion of talking boll acks...

https://www.thedailymash.co.uk/news/soc ... 3013158149