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by boatman
Sat May 20, 2017 5:29 pm
Forum: TECHNICAL
Topic: 14 plate s10 side stand /mirrors wee prep for Norway ,
Replies: 21
Views: 2440

Re: 14 plate s10 side stand /mirrors

Oi H ,,,,,, I ain't been well this week which is why i am not at "the Dent" down to 11st 3lbs now ,proper racing snake (thumbs) Hoping to go to the Scotland ADV out west rally next week ,then home and south to the channel and up Scandinavia (Norway west) North of the A Circle to the Lofotens / Nordk...
by boatman
Sat May 20, 2017 6:48 am
Forum: TECHNICAL
Topic: 14 plate s10 side stand /mirrors wee prep for Norway ,
Replies: 21
Views: 2440

Re: 14 plate s10 side stand /mirrors

Hi Ray it is indeed te esa version , it's my firs foray into big Yamaha,s as I have had 5 Gs GSA,s . On the BM it works out of the box ,rack it up and fling the kit on -- job done, but they are getting to be very expensive toys :( so I thought I would try one of these S10 ,s. Goes well brake well h...
by boatman
Sat May 20, 2017 6:32 am
Forum: TECHNICAL
Topic: 14 plate s10 side stand /mirrors wee prep for Norway ,
Replies: 21
Views: 2440

Re: 14 plate s10 side stand /mirrors

fraserdog wrote:The previous owner of my 2012 S10 put the later angular mirrors on my bike but i have recently got a pair of the earlier rounded type which i've yet to fit but just looking at them they seem bigger.
Is it the Yamaha originals you have to fit on ? If so where from n how much if I might ask ?
by boatman
Fri May 19, 2017 5:54 pm
Forum: TECHNICAL
Topic: 14 plate s10 side stand /mirrors wee prep for Norway ,
Replies: 21
Views: 2440

Re: 14 plate s10 side stand /mirrors

I certainly don't rate the current pair ,, built for appearance rather than function
by boatman
Fri May 19, 2017 2:06 pm
Forum: TECHNICAL
Topic: 14 plate s10 side stand /mirrors wee prep for Norway ,
Replies: 21
Views: 2440

Re: 14 plate s10 side stand /mirrors

Hi Ray it is indeed te esa version , it's my firs foray into big Yamaha,s as I have had 5 Gs GSA,s . On the BM it works out of the box ,rack it up and fling the kit on -- job done, but they are getting to be very expensive toys :( so I thought I would try one of these S10 ,s. Goes well brake well ha...
by boatman
Thu May 18, 2017 9:00 pm
Forum: TECHNICAL
Topic: 14 plate s10 side stand /mirrors wee prep for Norway ,
Replies: 21
Views: 2440

14 plate s10 side stand /mirrors wee prep for Norway ,

Hi folks Just wondered if anyone has been here already I have a 14 plate S10 which has what looks like an alloy side stand. Stand is too long ,when bike is loaded it's got nearly no " lean" and it will fall over in due course when I am touring. Normally with a steel stand I would disconnect battery,...
by boatman
Sun May 14, 2017 7:10 am
Forum: TECHNICAL
Topic: Mitas 07 tyres. Milage ?
Replies: 10
Views: 1117

Mitas 07 tyres. Milage ?

Hi folks
Anyone know approximately what milage might be expected from the said Mitas 07 tyres if I run them on the road
Yamaha Tenere 1200 (s10) ??
by boatman
Thu May 11, 2017 4:50 pm
Forum: THE PUB
Topic: Great!
Replies: 5
Views: 738

Re: Great!

What a brilliant idea (thumbs) ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, at least I now know I am not alone in my tool gathering fetish :whistle:
by boatman
Wed May 10, 2017 6:36 am
Forum: THE PUB
Topic: GS Tipping
Replies: 12
Views: 1381

Re: GS Tipping

Strange picture,,,,, wonder what is going on there ? (Apart from the obvious)
by boatman
Tue May 09, 2017 9:01 pm
Forum: TECHNICAL
Topic: solder steel to copper ?
Replies: 11
Views: 1036

Re: solder steel to copper ?

Have a look around this site http://www.apriliaforum.com/forums/content.php?36-Wire-mod-instructions-for-Dummies-Like-ME! Its a helpful place for Aprillia tips and solutions (thumbs) Quite quite unrelated to the thread but just while I see you here Good to meet Ye Darn sarrf on the weekend (thumbs)

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