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by halfpint
Sun Sep 01, 2019 5:03 pm
Forum: MEETS & RUNS
Topic: Essex and Norfolk rally interest
Replies: 13
Views: 639

Re: Essex and Norfolk rally interest

so is it happening , lots of lanes round about few pubs with camping might help ?
by halfpint
Fri Aug 30, 2019 10:49 pm
Forum: TECHNICAL
Topic: Motion Pro bead breaker tyre levers, I am just rubbish?...
Replies: 18
Views: 958

Re: Motion Pro bead breaker tyre levers, I am just rubbish?...

just cut a few timber wedges at different angles and hammer in a few inches apart and this will ease the bead down , dont use wd 40 just soap will work. the tyres are hard and will give way place the wheel on an old car tyre so the tyre can drop down .
by halfpint
Thu Aug 01, 2019 8:26 pm
Forum: WELCOME NEWBIE
Topic: Newbie
Replies: 4
Views: 437

Re: Newbie

just join suffolk trail riders str they are based in bury and have ride outs around norfolk and suffolk str on face book
by halfpint
Tue Jun 11, 2019 9:33 pm
Forum: VIDEOS
Topic: The New Honda CB500X
Replies: 3
Views: 691

Re: The New Honda CB500X

its still a road bike and thats it . needs mods to take it off road . trans alp was the same old hash. if only they had sorted the crf 450 better as a travel bike .
by halfpint
Sun May 12, 2019 11:46 am
Forum: BIKES
Topic: rear shock
Replies: 1
Views: 278

rear shock

A little while ago there was a link to a guy who made rear shocks in france ,any help would be great thank
by halfpint
Thu Mar 14, 2019 5:43 pm
Forum: ADVENTURE BIKE RIDER
Topic: Practice
Replies: 2
Views: 557

Re: Practice

there are quite a few green lanes north of you , what bike is it for ?
by halfpint
Sun Feb 24, 2019 7:50 pm
Forum: BIKES
Topic: Solo touring and off road (e.g. tet), small ADV bike suggestions
Replies: 83
Views: 6413

Re: Solo touring and off road (e.g. tet), small ADV bike suggestions

well this small bike touring seems to catching on .I had a ride out this morning small tracks, by way and some back road blasting to 70 mph . my 310 gs is great at this comfy and ok off road. after taking the bike down to morocco and back ,its still in one piece and nothing has fell off. so summer g...
by halfpint
Sat Feb 23, 2019 10:40 am
Forum: ACCESSORIES
Topic: ...the puncture cover up!
Replies: 12
Views: 1580

Re: ...the puncture cover up!

what are you trying to do just adjust pressure, slime will do it but may block the valve . its ok with a garage air line but struggles with a little pump to clear the valve
by halfpint
Sun Feb 17, 2019 5:08 pm
Forum: TRAVEL
Topic: EDC Morocco, Africa, Sept 2019. Open invite for a free On/Off road & desert guided tour.
Replies: 189
Views: 12613

Re: EDC Morocco, Africa, 2019. Open invite for FREE On/Off road & desert guided tour.

any tyre will do when you see what they ride on . mitas are cheap and do the job . I would say dont worry about your rubber .1000 mile is nothing to worry about eo7 or more knobs e09 will do the job . now if you need any advice about shitting and riding a motorcycle I am you man top tip dont try to ...
by halfpint
Sun Feb 17, 2019 1:41 pm
Forum: BIKES
Topic: CRF250 L thread
Replies: 880
Views: 88666

Re: CRF250 L thread

its the oil slipping the clutch you should change it to semi not full slippy it just to sticky and stays on the plate to much , standard car oil will be fine no posh stuff . its not in there long enough to break down . as for tyres go back to the correct size and the problem will go away . how many ...

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