Honda CRF100L Africa Twin

On the ABR forum last week…

Author: Rob Slade

The past week on the ABR forum has seen many members seeking advice on technical issues, gear and touring. Below we’ve selected some of the highlights including questions about lightweight tents and whether size really matters. Can you help anyone out?

Redmurty wants to know if a couple of inches really matter in terms of wheel choices on motorcycles. “Lately I’ve noticed that there are a few coming out with 19-inch wheels instead of 21 inchers. Does it really matter that much?” To share your thoughts and comments head to the forum.

GB has developed a lightweight addiction after having his shoulder and upper humerus replaced and is looking for a lightweight tent to add to his setup. “I have a Coleman Tatra 2 which is just under 3.5kg, but I want something lighter and smaller pack size.” Drop by the forum with your suggestions.

Tetley is getting close to going for a new Africa Twin but wants to know if anyone has managed to get a deal yet. “My local dealer says that Honda won’t allow it.” Head to the forum to share your thoughts.

Petektm91 is thinking of doing a weekend’s riding in Wales and is looking for recommendations on where to ride and where to stay. Any ideas? Let him know on the forum.

Whippet wants to know if anyone has any recent experience of crossing into Ukraine via the Polish border. “Any recent intelligence on this and travel tips would be appreciated”. Pop onto the forum to share any tips or advice.