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by tuftywhite
Sun Jul 07, 2019 9:27 pm
Forum: TECHNICAL
Topic: Tyres
Replies: 11
Views: 428

Re: Tyres

You could look at TKC80s. Good manners on the road. Too knobbly?

Look at it's younger sibling, the TCK70.

I've used both and am happy with either.
by tuftywhite
Tue Jun 11, 2019 6:40 pm
Forum: TECHNICAL
Topic: GPX files
Replies: 6
Views: 325

Re: GPX files

My mate has just put me on to an app that I can finally use. Maps.me There are help videos on line. You can upload routes, however, you do have to convert GPX files to KML files, which is easily done via a free file conversion website. I have tried View Ranger and others and just couldn't get them t...
by tuftywhite
Wed May 01, 2019 5:59 pm
Forum: RIDE REPORTS
Topic: Not really a ride report as such
Replies: 21
Views: 851

Re: Not really a ride report as such

Thanks for the write up. My first venture on a green lane, was on my own, on my trusty R80g/s. I'd never ridden off road apart from across a campsite. I found a byway and thought I'd give it a go. The grass was high at the sides and down the middle of the track, good handlebar height. There were hug...
by tuftywhite
Sat Apr 20, 2019 5:40 pm
Forum: BIKES
Topic: Bmwf800gs
Replies: 3
Views: 253

Re: Bmwf800gs

Get yourself on UKGSer.com and have a scooch about.

You'll be able to see so many threads about your GS of choice that you'll have all the info and knowledge you'll need.
by tuftywhite
Wed Apr 03, 2019 12:58 pm
Forum: ADVENTURE BIKE RIDER
Topic: New Member Joined With A Question In Mind
Replies: 11
Views: 798

Re: New Member Joined With A Question In Mind

Perhaps the idea isn't as far fetched as it sounds!

I may have to reconsider my position. :shock:
by tuftywhite
Tue Apr 02, 2019 1:10 pm
Forum: ADVENTURE BIKE RIDER
Topic: New Member Joined With A Question In Mind
Replies: 11
Views: 798

Re: New Member Joined With A Question In Mind

Please have someone video it from behind. You'll make thousands selling the video. If you remember riding your bike in sidewinds and how tricky it can be to control, imagine putting a huge sail on the side that the wind can't pass through. You may be able to control it if the wind is not gusting, bu...
by tuftywhite
Sun Mar 03, 2019 3:45 pm
Forum: FOR SALE - WANTED
Topic: Kriega Bags
Replies: 8
Views: 749

Re: Kriega Bags

I love Kriega stuff.

That is all.
by tuftywhite
Fri Feb 15, 2019 3:20 pm
Forum: TRAVEL GEAR
Topic: Leatherman repairs/guarantee
Replies: 28
Views: 1881

Re: Leatherman repairs/guarantee

Glad it worked out. It's good to know there's still excellent customer service around.
by tuftywhite
Fri Feb 08, 2019 2:14 pm
Forum: ADVENTURE BIKE RIDER
Topic: Motorcycle instructor
Replies: 14
Views: 1309

Re: Motorcycle instructor

I've often thought about doing something like this, but never got off my arse to do anything about it. My first step would be to phone up and have a chat with someone who already does it. Take them out for a coffee and see what they think about it etc. Find out the plusses and the pitfalls. You can'...
by tuftywhite
Mon Feb 04, 2019 8:03 pm
Forum: TRAVEL GEAR
Topic: Leatherman repairs/guarantee
Replies: 28
Views: 1881

Re: Leatherman repairs/guarantee

I think the guarantee is for all Leatherman tools.

Post up and let us know how you get on.

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