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by adventure steele
Fri Jun 07, 2019 12:46 am
Forum: RIDE REPORTS
Topic: 1968 Norton-Villiers Commando shakedown test
Replies: 3
Views: 1461

Re: 1968 Norton-Villiers Commando shakedown test

Had a spin out today again on the Commando quality of the clip is massively better now finally sussed out what I was doing wrong upload wise. Re adjusted the Rear Iso needed a bit more clearance in it for the Iso to start working at the right rev range superb difference now and still handles! One of...
by adventure steele
Fri May 31, 2019 6:49 pm
Forum: RIDE REPORTS
Topic: 1968 Norton-Villiers Commando shakedown test
Replies: 3
Views: 1461

Re: 1968 Norton-Villiers Commando shakedown test

Thanks Hugh Yeah some ace lanes for a nice chilled out test ride with a bit of everything :) actually got a popper exhaust spanner an a set of tab lockers for them, tomorrow's job 8-) along with a general check over then I'm back out again.
by adventure steele
Fri May 31, 2019 4:53 pm
Forum: RIDE REPORTS
Topic: 1968 Norton-Villiers Commando shakedown test
Replies: 3
Views: 1461

1968 Norton-Villiers Commando shakedown test

Super happy today! First ride of the Year on the Norton-Villiers Commando 1968 one of the first 70 bikes ever made!!! Still running her in. Short shake down ride of about 20 miles the wind was really horrendous so not been able to use all the footage. Feels such an honour to ride and own one of thes...
by adventure steele
Sat May 25, 2019 2:06 pm
Forum: RIDE REPORTS
Topic: Two Stroke RD250LC Cat and Fiddle, Matlock Monyash an the Peak District
Replies: 9
Views: 1692

Re: Two Stroke RD250LC Cat and Fiddle, Matlock Monyash an the Peak District

Cheers guys could be next to your sofa mate ;) Although they deserve to be ridden an alot! Gonna be for sale over the next couple of weeks been an absolute blast over the past year to ride. Redundancy although freeing time up to sort some stuff out. Sucks from a funds point of view luckily I've got ...
by adventure steele
Fri May 24, 2019 11:58 pm
Forum: RIDE REPORTS
Topic: Two Stroke RD250LC Cat and Fiddle, Matlock Monyash an the Peak District
Replies: 9
Views: 1692

Re: Two Stroke RD250LC Cat and Fiddle, Matlock Monyash an the Peak District

https://youtu.be/VveWCxYAjFM Probably my last ride out today on the 250 LC before I advertise her next week gutter but such is life had a run out to Monyash an actually ended up on a bit of gravel haha which was interesting to say the least for me an my uncle who was on a GT750 Kettle the Elsie did...
by adventure steele
Wed May 22, 2019 11:12 pm
Forum: RIDE REPORTS
Topic: Two Stroke RD250LC Cat and Fiddle, Matlock Monyash an the Peak District
Replies: 9
Views: 1692

Re: Two Stroke RD250LC Cat and Fiddle, Matlock Monyash an the Peak District

Hi mate only doing max 50 mph in a 50 can clearly see the speedo :) at most points in the video I'm actually doing 30 mid corner then throttling off at 45mph never sped in my entire life on public roads what race tracks are for! Own an use a 675 Daytona race bike. That's the great thing about the ch...
by adventure steele
Wed May 22, 2019 8:26 pm
Forum: RIDE REPORTS
Topic: Two Stroke RD250LC Cat and Fiddle, Matlock Monyash an the Peak District
Replies: 9
Views: 1692

Re: Two Stroke RD250LC Cat and Fiddle, Matlock Monyash an the Peak District

Ended up out again :) some more GoPro footage on my 1982 Yamaha Rd250lc! On the Cat and Fiddle and another Peak District road such a great ride out with dad in tow on his GSX-R 750 K9. Had a beautiful Classic Norton behind us at one point with a awesome rider on it! Shout out to you if you are watch...
by adventure steele
Mon May 20, 2019 11:21 am
Forum: ADVENTURE BIKE RIDER
Topic: New Tenere 700
Replies: 104
Views: 16910

Re: New Tenere 700

They do look pretty good looking forward to reading about how they ride. Can't help but think they would look great in Kenny Roberts colours :D
by adventure steele
Thu May 16, 2019 8:59 am
Forum: RIDE REPORTS
Topic: Two Stroke RD250LC Cat and Fiddle, Matlock Monyash an the Peak District
Replies: 9
Views: 1692

Re: Two Stroke RD250LC Cat and Fiddle, Matlock Monyash an the Peak District

Thanks mate :D I've done 2000+ on her now since I did the top end oil pump an a general refresh :D so much fun always funny taking the helmet off when I pull up haha :lol:
by adventure steele
Wed May 15, 2019 11:01 pm
Forum: RIDE REPORTS
Topic: Two Stroke RD250LC Cat and Fiddle, Matlock Monyash an the Peak District
Replies: 9
Views: 1692

Two Stroke RD250LC Cat and Fiddle, Matlock Monyash an the Peak District

Rd250lc!!! Had an amazing day out yesterday :) Started off on the cat and fiddle then Headed off into the Peak District on board footage on my 250lc. Then some of dad on his Gsxr following my Elsie, Monyash for food and to check out all the other classics then Matlock then back to Monyash An a cool ...

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