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by BIG BILL
Sun Jun 04, 2017 10:20 am
Forum: BIKES
Topic: CB500X
Replies: 35
Views: 10726

Re: CB500X

(thumbs) (thumbs)
Enjoy your new ride.
Ride Safe
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by BIG BILL
Sun May 28, 2017 2:13 pm
Forum: BIKES
Topic: What Bikes!
Replies: 40
Views: 5460

Re: What Bikes!

Redmurty wrote:always wanted a Fantic chopper (thumbs)

cheers Spud ;)
My mate had one, never ran great..
I always blew the head gasket (we were using beer mats so was probably the reason)

When it ran was quite quick though.

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by BIG BILL
Sun May 28, 2017 2:10 pm
Forum: BIKES
Topic: What Bikes!
Replies: 40
Views: 5460

Re: What Bikes!

italjet 50(sold,but still the skin graft on my leg from exhaust burn!) 1988 yamaha yz125(sold blown up) 1992 Suzuki rm250(sold,freaking animal!) 1986 yamaha rd50 (sold,first road bike @16) 1985 Kawasaki ar80(sold) 1988 yamaha dt125(sold,didn't have a another bike for 10 years) 1983 Honda h100(sold)...
by BIG BILL
Fri May 26, 2017 5:02 pm
Forum: BIKES
Topic: What Bikes!
Replies: 40
Views: 5460

What Bikes!

I would be interested to know what riders have owned over the years from mopeds scooters to full on Sports bikes. I have been riding legally since 1978 Honda SS50 5 speed with a 90cc conversion (so not legal but quick for a moped)SHusss! YB100 RD250 GT250 XS250 RD250LC RD350lc FT500 CB900 x2 VFR750 ...
by BIG BILL
Fri May 26, 2017 9:52 am
Forum: BIKES
Topic: Which bike for 2k?
Replies: 13
Views: 2661

Re: Which bike for 2k?

Versys, for two up.
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by BIG BILL
Mon May 22, 2017 10:26 am
Forum: WE LOVE PICS
Topic: A photo you took, today
Replies: 8719
Views: 951181

Re: A photo you took, today

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Cracking Road A68

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by BIG BILL
Mon May 22, 2017 10:12 am
Forum: BIKES
Topic: Which bike for 2k?
Replies: 13
Views: 2661

Re: Which bike for 2k?

VR_Rider.
Dr350
DRZ400
XT600/660
My Pennies
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by BIG BILL
Fri May 19, 2017 3:13 pm
Forum: BIKES
Topic: Yamaha XT660z Tenere
Replies: 30
Views: 7651

Re: Yamaha XT660z Tenere

Dark Knight wrote:I would not use lowering links to lower the seat height as it will upset the handling, there are a couple of suppliers offering a reduced thickness seat.

Or you could use boots with high heels.
:woohoo: :woohoo: :woohoo: :woohoo: (thumbs)

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by BIG BILL
Thu May 18, 2017 10:25 am
Forum: BIKES
Topic: Yamaha XT660z Tenere
Replies: 30
Views: 7651

Re: Yamaha XT660z Tenere

I recently sold mine after 8 months of ownership. Very capable machine and grunty within limits. I am 5"9 and my bike a 2009 came with a lowered seat and I was still on tippie toe at junctions, you can buy lowering links for not alot of money. I only did a few trails/greelanes and boy is it heavy to...
by BIG BILL
Mon May 15, 2017 3:26 pm
Forum: BIKES
Topic: And another new Africa Twin
Replies: 23
Views: 4091

Re: And another new Africa Twin

Where do I start. I took one on a test ride for a few hours. Lowish seat, light compared to my other rides. Well built. Narrow. I have owned a 2011 Yamaha 1200 S10 from new. But this is truly gutless compared to the latest steel, I know everyone is different. The look is spot on. But the engine is n...

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