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by WillS
Mon May 21, 2018 7:54 am
Forum: TECHNICAL
Topic: BMW F 650 Dakar side stand
Replies: 4
Views: 581

Re: BMW F 650 Dakar side stand

I recently bought a 2005 dakar which had been lowered. I've put it back to standard height but supect the side stand has been shortened. Does any one know the lenght of a standard dakar side stand? Side stand looks to be about 38cm, but they do really lean at an angle, I have added a 15mm base to t...
by WillS
Mon May 21, 2018 7:46 am
Forum: RIDE REPORTS
Topic: HISS 2018 - the 'Official Ride Report(s)
Replies: 105
Views: 9680

Re: HISS 2018 - the 'Official Ride Report(s)

Great report photos and video Dave. Was great to meet up with you guys.
Pity we only had a couple of days on the HISS as needed to continue on the TET. some great trails there around La Pobla.
Hopefully the snow will have gone for the September HISS !!
by WillS
Wed May 09, 2018 6:51 pm
Forum: RIDE REPORTS
Topic: HISS 2018 - the 'Official Ride Report(s)
Replies: 105
Views: 9680

Re: HISS 2018 - the 'Official Ride Report(s)

daveuprite wrote:
Wed May 09, 2018 5:38 pm

PM me for my mobile number if you want to keep it with you on your trip...

Dave
Many thanks PM sent Dave.
by WillS
Wed May 09, 2018 3:28 pm
Forum: RIDE REPORTS
Topic: HISS 2018 - the 'Official Ride Report(s)
Replies: 105
Views: 9680

Re: HISS 2018 - the 'Official Ride Report(s)

Off tomorrow riding the TET From Carcassonne with 6 riders, including John & Jayne Speight. Will be linking up with Simon on the HISS in La Pobla at Camping Collegats.
Bike is all packed and ready to meet 2 other CRF250L forming the "Red & White Trio" on the TET / HISS.

Will.
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by WillS
Mon Apr 30, 2018 7:00 pm
Forum: WELCOME NEWBIE
Topic: From France New bike old fool
Replies: 14
Views: 1683

Re: From France New bike old fool

Welcome from Dept 65 Haute Pyrenees. Lots of great trails and roads down here!!
by WillS
Sun Apr 15, 2018 9:21 pm
Forum: TRAVEL
Topic: HISS in September, anyone with ferry space or looking to go
Replies: 6
Views: 803

Re: HISS in September, anyone with ferry space or looking to go

the hiss in september is advertised as the 10th to the 14th september . If you posted a month ago i just changed my portsmouth to santander sailing on the the 7th sept you could of had that. The Catalonia HISS is from the 10th to the 14th September based in Camping Collegats at La Pobla. The Aragon...
by WillS
Fri Apr 13, 2018 11:57 am
Forum: BIKES
Topic: What should I do with a scrap bike?
Replies: 17
Views: 1927

Re: What should I do with a scrap bike?

What is scrap today is a rare collection piece tomorrow !!
There are a few bikes I wished I hadn't scrapped in the 60's and 70's :o
Almost everything has a value to someone.
Find a home for it, could make a nice winter renovation project for someone.
Will
by WillS
Thu Apr 12, 2018 9:35 pm
Forum: RIDE REPORTS
Topic: 4 Go Trail Riding around Flix Catalonia
Replies: 14
Views: 1786

Re: 4 Go Trail Riding around Flix Catalonia

Nice report Will. Looks a lovely place to explore. Could you post us the GPX files please - mickdb1@gmail.com. I was supposed to be in Spain 3 week ago for our early trip with the wife - but I have developed frigin Shingles. I may have to delay my late May trip on the bike. See yer about soon = I h...
by WillS
Thu Apr 12, 2018 3:40 pm
Forum: RIDE REPORTS
Topic: 4 Go Trail Riding around Flix Catalonia
Replies: 14
Views: 1786

Re: 4 Go Trail Riding around Flix Catalonia

Excellent, just the inspiration I need to get on the bike :) Those CRF250L & CRF250Rally are great bikes for the trails Brenhden, looks like winter is slowly coming to an end down here. But there is always Spain just across the Pyrenees. Off on the TET in early May, just hope the snow has started t...
by WillS
Wed Apr 11, 2018 9:08 pm
Forum: RIDE REPORTS
Topic: 4 Go Trail Riding around Flix Catalonia
Replies: 14
Views: 1786

Re: 4 Go Trail Riding around Flix Catalonia

Short Video of the trip.


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Map of some the trails around Flix.

If anyone wants the gpx files, let me know.
We all really enjoyed staying at Goodlife Farm Flix and will be back again for more trails.

Will

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