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by BigVeeGrin
Tue Sep 17, 2019 10:45 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Bike 'not' Nicked
Replies: 8
Views: 1117

Re: Bike 'not' Nicked

AMCQ46 wrote: Tue Sep 17, 2019 4:00 pm good to hear you are still around Andy .... although family illness and bike nicked are not the best of alternatives.

if you need a place to let off steam, we are always here!
aww, you guys are still the sweetest ever then :oops:
by BigVeeGrin
Tue Sep 17, 2019 10:43 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Bike 'not' Nicked
Replies: 8
Views: 1117

Re: Bike 'not' Nicked

Hi Andy, hope things improve in your neck of the woods and you get out on the bike to blow off some steam. Thanks Kev - lovely to hear you playing nice, still with the blue rinse set I'm assuming? It's god's country up here - the couple of days I've been out have been epic and make me so glad I hav...
by BigVeeGrin
Tue Sep 17, 2019 1:54 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Bike 'not' Nicked
Replies: 8
Views: 1117

Re: Bike 'not' Nicked

You've got to hand it to Police Scotland. Came round within the hour and found it within the next hour and a half :clap: Nicked early hours of Monday morning, oddly a squire padlock etc was picked, they pushed it a couple of streets away and were disturbed so just left it. A resident had reported a ...
by BigVeeGrin
Tue Sep 17, 2019 11:18 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Bike 'not' Nicked
Replies: 8
Views: 1117

Bike 'not' Nicked

Hi all - for those who remember me, I'm still around but not riding much, family illness is back For those who don't I'm riding even less now. My beloved, black Storm has been nicked from a shuttered basement garage in Glasgow Reg is W964XFL, it's black, pretty standard and has Fuel exhausts. Any he...
by BigVeeGrin
Fri Aug 31, 2018 11:36 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Happy birthday LUMPYV
Replies: 8
Views: 1538

Re: Happy birthday LUMPYV

have a good one :Beer1:
by BigVeeGrin
Fri Aug 24, 2018 11:08 am
Forum: Jokes
Topic: Barry Chuckle
Replies: 3
Views: 1482

Re: Barry Chuckle

MacV2 wrote: Sun Aug 05, 2018 8:54 am To me...

To me...

Barry ?

:crazy:
:lol: :lol:
by BigVeeGrin
Thu Aug 23, 2018 2:44 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: What's annoyed you today??
Replies: 3330
Views: 146379

Re: What's annoyed you today??

wombles insurance companies - again! Went to renew, no problems, then get a letter saying I have to call them due to incorrect information. Queried why only one year no claims when I hadn't made a claim and the parking arrangements. NCB was due to it being SORN and uninsured for two-years (I should ...
by BigVeeGrin
Thu Aug 23, 2018 2:34 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: guy martin
Replies: 13
Views: 2102

Re: guy martin

Repeat of the format maybe - I saw one once with David Coulthard and Guy Martin.
by BigVeeGrin
Tue Aug 21, 2018 1:07 pm
Forum: Bike Chat
Topic: Anyone else run Fuel exhausts?
Replies: 7
Views: 1500

Re: Anyone else run Fuel exhausts?

:thumbup: I've got them. Used to have them in mainly for waking up the neighbours reasons when leaving early in the morning. Now I've moved and just got the MOT it's off with the standards and Fuel's back on - I'll start with the baffles out as in the underground car park it's in now it'll sound lik...
by BigVeeGrin
Tue Aug 21, 2018 1:02 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: what have you done to your "bike" today
Replies: 20049
Views: 954974

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

sirch345 wrote: Sun Aug 19, 2018 9:35 pm Obviously I don't know Edward, but wish him well and a successful recovery from me,

Chris.
ditto from me

Went for an MOT. Passed.
by BigVeeGrin
Wed Aug 15, 2018 6:30 pm
Forum: Sunday Runs, Rideouts, Track days ,Rallys, Events
Topic: Scotland storm 18 --- photos and aftermath
Replies: 58
Views: 9731

Re: Scotland storm 18 photos and aftermath

AMCQ46 wrote: Wed Aug 15, 2018 3:46 pm

are you getting better now? can you go out on the bike yet?>
Not really and nope.

Probably last another month maybe according to the doc. Lessens as time goes by. b8stard phase was July.
by BigVeeGrin
Tue Aug 14, 2018 9:51 am
Forum: The Welcome Inn
Topic: new member
Replies: 6
Views: 1600

Re: new member

Hello and welcome - went on holiday to Arbroath/Montrose once decades ago.

If you fancy a ride around somewhere shout - I'm new to these northern parts and keen to get out and about.

Lots of help and so on here. :thumbup:
by BigVeeGrin
Tue Aug 14, 2018 8:01 am
Forum: Sunday Runs, Rideouts, Track days ,Rallys, Events
Topic: Scotland storm 18 --- photos and aftermath
Replies: 58
Views: 9731

Re: Scotland storm 18 photos and aftermath

Great stuff :thumbup: sounds like a great weekend. Still pissed I couldn't make it. Next year.

Location looks stunning.
by BigVeeGrin
Mon Aug 06, 2018 1:33 pm
Forum: Sunday Runs, Rideouts, Track days ,Rallys, Events
Topic: OP STORM SW Scotland Mk6, Aug 10th to 13th 2018
Replies: 245
Views: 35724

Re: OP STORM SW Scotland Mk6, Aug 10th to 13th 2018

'tis me lads. Whooping cough hasn't gone and doc has said I'm not to drive. Absolutely more than gutted :(

Enjoy it all - and i'll aim to join in more in the future :thumbup:

Op Storm Skye's the Limit anyone?? :wink:
by BigVeeGrin
Wed Aug 01, 2018 10:08 am
Forum: Bike Chat
Topic: vtr or sv (again)
Replies: 17
Views: 2468

Re: vtr or sv (again)

Good move. As others have said really. I'm not a fettling person, nor a natural born mechanic and have done the stuff mentioned and used to just enjoy riding it. It was laid up for a couple of years, battery left on a conditioner, started pretty much on cue and just carried on where left off. Lookin...