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by Sanqhar
Tue Oct 13, 2020 11:11 am
Forum: THE PUB
Topic: Covid 19 Coronavirus
Replies: 1372
Views: 95315

Re: Covid 19 Coronavirus

One true thing that has come out of Brussels is a quote from Jean-Claude Juncker.

'We all know what to do, we just don’t know how to get re-elected after we’ve done it."


tom
by Sanqhar
Sun Sep 27, 2020 11:15 am
Forum: TRAVEL GEAR
Topic: Soft Baggage Comparison 2020
Replies: 9
Views: 2556

Re: Soft Baggage Comparison 2020

I like my Bumot Xtremadas.
I got Cliff at the Adventure Bike Shop to special order two of the full size bags (no exhaust cut out needed for my CCM GP450).
Great bags that lock to the frames. They have waterproof bag liners. I am well pleased with them.

tom
by Sanqhar
Sat Sep 26, 2020 11:58 am
Forum: THE PUB
Topic: Useless uk quarentine numbers
Replies: 8
Views: 1167

Re: Useless uk quarentine numbers

Contactless payment will make a lot of people honourable.

tom
by Sanqhar
Sat Sep 26, 2020 10:56 am
Forum: THE PUB
Topic: Useless uk quarentine numbers
Replies: 8
Views: 1167

Re: Useless uk quarentine numbers

They shouldn’t need to check as people should be expected to be honourable. Fat chance with the high percentage of morons in this country. What does "honourable" mean? Pay cash rather than the Vat. Inflate costs to reduce profit and pay less income tax. Suppress income "ditto". ...
by Sanqhar
Fri Sep 25, 2020 10:30 am
Forum: TECHNICAL
Topic: Super Tenere not taking a charge
Replies: 8
Views: 1444

Re: Super Tenere not taking a charge

As suggested above try connecting the Optimate direct to the battery.

If it works then clean the contacts in the 12v socket.

tom
by Sanqhar
Wed Sep 23, 2020 7:30 pm
Forum: THE PUB
Topic: Kit build cars - Caterham/Westfield
Replies: 6
Views: 964

Re: Kit build cars - Caterham/Westfield

Wheeler Dealers did an episode on a Caterham 7.

tom
by Sanqhar
Wed Sep 23, 2020 10:25 am
Forum: THE PUB
Topic: Kit build cars - Caterham/Westfield
Replies: 6
Views: 964

Re: Kit build cars - Caterham/Westfield

Apologies for going slightly off topic Back in the 60s there was a tuning firm in north London called Speedwell (possibly owned by Graham Hill?). They had been working on a customer Lotus 7. A friend, who did the head gas flowing, was tasked with taking the car down to the docks for export. In the d...
by Sanqhar
Mon Sep 21, 2020 9:45 am
Forum: ADVENTURE BIKE RIDER
Topic: time flies...
Replies: 3
Views: 887

Re: time flies...

"Tempus fugit" as one of my teachers used to say 60 years ago.

Followed up by:

"You can't they're too fast"

...I remember it took me ages to get the joke.

tom
by Sanqhar
Thu Sep 10, 2020 10:13 am
Forum: RIDE REPORTS
Topic: Lost in the Sierra de las Nieves Spain
Replies: 5
Views: 952

Re: Lost in the Sierra de las Nieves Spain

Help me out here.

"I deduced that my GPS was set to WGS84 and the map was UTM"

???

thanks

tom

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