Little things that make a hell of a difference

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Little things that make a hell of a difference

Post by Alun » Fri Sep 10, 2010 9:13 am

Okay, things under £50 which have made a big difference to riding enjoyment.

1 Bar risers – the extra inch makes all the difference (there's a comedy window open here)

2 Mirror extenders – riding becomes a whole new experience when you can see past your shoulders

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Re:Little things that make a hell of a difference

Post by snaphappy » Fri Sep 10, 2010 9:43 am

Bar Displacers
Sheepskin
thermal coffee mug with one hand opening
Cramp buster
throttle lock
side stand pad (easier to sleep when your not worried about the bike falling over)
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Re:Little things that make a hell of a difference

Post by herman » Fri Sep 10, 2010 1:32 pm

crampex, 1000 mile socks , bacon buttie and steaming coffee on a cold day by the roadside.
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Re:Little things that make a hell of a difference

Post by scouse » Fri Sep 10, 2010 1:47 pm

Motrax ear plugs and the new Merino Wool Buffs

Wicking base layers

Mars Bars :D....mmmm..... Mars Bars....
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Re:Little things that make a hell of a difference

Post by 900Fantrider » Fri Sep 10, 2010 3:39 pm

My waterproof socks which after a week mask out the smell of the French cheese in the tent!!!
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Re:Little things that make a hell of a difference

Post by GUNDOG » Fri Sep 10, 2010 4:30 pm

Alun wrote:
Okay, things under £50 which have made a big difference to riding enjoyment.
Baby oil.....:)
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Re:Little things that make a hell of a difference

Post by Mark1961 » Fri Sep 10, 2010 4:57 pm

Hey Phil, do you not keep slipping off the bike? :lol:
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Re:Little things that make a hell of a difference

Post by Alun » Fri Sep 10, 2010 5:47 pm

Philzafuka wrote:
Alun wrote:
Okay, things under £50 which have made a big difference to riding enjoyment.
Baby oil.....:)
Adventure riders use synthetic :)

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Re:Little things that make a hell of a difference

Post by Treadtrader » Fri Sep 10, 2010 6:08 pm

A flask. Great for those days when you stop after a ride and fancy a cuppa whilst admiring the view.










Baby oil????? wtf!
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Re:Little things that make a hell of a difference

Post by minkyhead » Fri Sep 10, 2010 10:40 pm

highway pegs
push bike handlebars from halfords

rest your ankles over them not your feet 25 quid

a duff right knee ..able to streach out on the long boring bits is nice

traying to figure the varadero cos the tank and lower fairing has yer legs spayed at 45 degrees ..dammiit

ive done 1266 miles and one ferry on this bike in 21hours

would i do it again ....


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