Search found 2590 matches

by OB1
Sun Jan 16, 2011 4:05 pm
Forum: BIKES
Topic: Triumph 800XC would you buy one ?
Replies: 145
Views: 31076

Re: Triumph 800XC would you buy one ?

In all seriousness, what are these people on? whether they are Touratech, Triumph or BMW etc, how are these lights worth that sort of money? In 1989 I bought an 883 Sportster from Harley Davidson. Within the first 2,000 miles, the headlight blew so I called the shop and asked how much for a replace...
by OB1
Sun Jan 16, 2011 3:25 pm
Forum: WE LOVE PICS
Topic: The Bikes That I Should Have Never Sold!
Replies: 59
Views: 10876

The Bikes That I Should Have Never Sold!

Here are three bikes that I wish I had never sold... :( http://img703.imageshack.us/img703/2820/m21h.jpg 1960 BSA M21... with other bits added ;) http://img263.imageshack.us/img263/5074/5tai.jpg The sexy little 5TA... :pinch: http://img138.imageshack.us/img138/3959/t595.jpg The drop dead gorgeous T5...
by OB1
Sun Jan 16, 2011 3:10 pm
Forum: THE PUB
Topic: Spinal Tap Moment
Replies: 23
Views: 1860

Re: Spinal Tap Moment

davsato wrote:ere we cd rite d.mag asiff it txtg innit? {;o)
Texting and emailing; the two worst things to have happened to the English language since the Americans decided to start messing with it... :evil:
by OB1
Sun Jan 16, 2011 3:02 pm
Forum: BIKES
Topic: Triumph 800XC would you buy one ?
Replies: 145
Views: 31076

Re: Triumph 800XC would you buy one ?

murfeey wrote:fog light set 230.00
I was going to get the [strike]chav blinders[/strike], sorry, fog lights :whistle: until I saw the price.
Will probably get some aftermarket lights in a few months time...
by OB1
Sun Jan 16, 2011 2:58 pm
Forum: WE LOVE PICS
Topic: my bike with.......A BRIDGE
Replies: 557
Views: 78403

Re: my bike with.......A BRIDGE

Here's that Speed Twin, then...

Image

Underneath the Orwell Bridge, Ipswich.
by OB1
Sun Jan 16, 2011 1:37 pm
Forum: WE LOVE PICS
Topic: Places to go, and a photo while you're doing it.
Replies: 10
Views: 1951

Re: Places to go, and a photo while you're doing it.

There's a bridge near to me... over the River Orwell:

Image

... along with my old 5TA Speed Twin ... sadly gone to a new home ... :(
by OB1
Sun Jan 16, 2011 9:54 am
Forum: THE PUB
Topic: Spinal Tap Moment
Replies: 23
Views: 1860

Re: Spinal Tap Moment

mark1150 wrote:Also I'm quite sure that we never start a sentence with the word 'and'.
I know... :P That was there to catch people out! :blush:
by OB1
Sun Jan 16, 2011 9:49 am
Forum: ACCESSORIES
Topic: Has anyone used Ortlieb motorcycle panniers?
Replies: 67
Views: 32921

Re: Has anyone used Ortlieb motorcycle panniers?

Selous wrote:OB1 where you getting your bag from what size that seems a good price
Ortlieb have a shop on eBay.
by OB1
Sun Jan 16, 2011 9:45 am
Forum: THE PUB
Topic: Spinal Tap Moment
Replies: 23
Views: 1860

Re: Spinal Tap Moment

Lancastermick wrote:So come on then, when should I use a semi-colon? ;) :evil: :)
"21 riders started the race; only 10 finished"

To join two related sentences that could otherwise stand alone :side:
by OB1
Sat Jan 15, 2011 11:46 pm
Forum: ACCESSORIES
Topic: Has anyone used Ortlieb motorcycle panniers?
Replies: 67
Views: 32921

Re: Has anyone used Ortlieb motorcycle panniers?

Thanks go to Ipswichbiker for putting me on to Ortlieb as their dry bags seem to be exactly what I have been looking for - will strap across the panniers/pillion seat to hold the tent, sleeping bag, etc. and only £35.99! :silly:
Image

Go to advanced search