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by Andy A
Mon Oct 15, 2012 6:33 am
Forum: TECHNICAL
Topic: BMW GS Seats
Replies: 14
Views: 3817

Re: BMW GS Seats

Thanks to all who replied - that was really useful advice. I have just bought a 2004 GS1200 with 15,000 miles on the clock - and yes it has had some work done on the FD. I rode it home from Shropshire for 220 miles - the smile on my face just will not fade. I could live with the seat height if I ha...
by Andy A
Mon Oct 15, 2012 6:30 am
Forum: TECHNICAL
Topic: BMW GS Seats
Replies: 14
Views: 3817

Re: BMW GS Seats

I have just bought a Sargent seat for my GSA and its superb, much better than the standard seat. If you need a lower, they make one and come highly recommended. http://www.sargentcycle.co.uk/acatalog/bmw_r1200_gs_including_adventure.html Mark, which seat option did you go for, standard or lowered o...
by Andy A
Wed Oct 10, 2012 2:59 pm
Forum: ADVENTURE BIKE RIDER
Topic: Peak District: a call to arms
Replies: 103
Views: 9457

Re: Peak District: a call to arms

I have just sent my emails.......however It is difficult to try and lobby groups about these closures and expect to be taken seriously when people are still riding in the wrong places. Today having a bit of time off and the tenere being repaired I decided to go for a walk up cave dale around castlet...
by Andy A
Sun Oct 07, 2012 10:18 am
Forum: TECHNICAL
Topic: BMW GS Seats
Replies: 14
Views: 3817

Re: BMW GS Seats

badsworth wrote:Please pardon my ignorance but what do you mean by 'fd'? (bikehunter)
Probably final drive i think, but could be wrong :whistle:
by Andy A
Sat Oct 06, 2012 1:43 pm
Forum: TECHNICAL
Topic: BMW GS Seats
Replies: 14
Views: 3817

Re: BMW GS Seats

I think at 5'9" you should be fine with an 1150, I am 5'10" and have an 1150 GSA which i get on with just fine.........I don't even drop it anymore :lol:
by Andy A
Tue Oct 02, 2012 4:27 pm
Forum: ABR Highlands Rally Ullapool 28th - 30th Sept 2012
Topic: Gundogs pictures ...
Replies: 19
Views: 9968

Re: Gundogs pictures ...

u12-12.jpg hey, thats cheating! but i want one.... :whistle: is that a FC landy ambulance? It is.. he wasn't actually with us, but i went and had a good look at his bus. it was a very nice job.. i want it.. :) that machine is the dogs. al Unfortunately saw this rig on the back of a recovery wagon a...
by Andy A
Tue Oct 02, 2012 4:10 pm
Forum: WELCOME NEWBIE
Topic: Greetings From The Highlands
Replies: 10
Views: 881

Re: Greetings From The Highlands

Can i have my tent back !! :blush:

all the best

Andy
by Andy A
Tue Oct 02, 2012 4:03 pm
Forum: ABR Highlands Rally Ullapool 28th - 30th Sept 2012
Topic: ABR Highlands Rally Ullapool 28th-30th Sept 2012
Replies: 674
Views: 74797

Re: ABR Highlands Rally Ullapool 28th-30th Sept 2012

Awesome weekend , thanks to Craig and all who made it happen. Enjoyed the camping and the weather wasn't too bad :whistle: , just a great time riding some of the best roads i have ridden (when the wind allowed me to stay on the tarmac) and look forward to more in the future. Unfortunately my trip ho...
by Andy A
Tue Oct 02, 2012 3:53 pm
Forum: THE PUB
Topic: AA Recovery from Hell Your opinion
Replies: 68
Views: 7453

Re: AA Recovery from Hell Your opinion

For what its worth I had great service from the AA through Carole Nash breakdown on Monday after Binning my XT into the wall at Spean Bridge :angry: on the way back from Ullerpool. Called the number on the card to arrange recovery, the person on the other end was very polite and several times asked ...
by Andy A
Tue Oct 02, 2012 3:29 pm
Forum: MEETS & RUNS
Topic: ADVENTURE OVERLAND 6-7 October 2012
Replies: 40
Views: 4426

Re: ADVENTURE OVERLAND 6-7 October 2012

I think I'll head down on the Sunday, my kit should be dry by then after Ullerpool :huh:

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