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by sirch345
Tue Apr 24, 2018 7:02 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: what have you done to your "bike" today
Replies: 18011
Views: 520030

Re: what have you done to your "bike" today

daz350 wrote:
Tue Apr 24, 2018 4:22 pm
Made these on the lathe had some spare stuff hanging around
Good work :thumbup:

Chris.
by sirch345
Tue Apr 24, 2018 6:58 pm
Forum: Bike Chat
Topic: HJC Helmets
Replies: 32
Views: 357

Re: HJC Helmets

What do these skull caps look like then :?: the closest thing I have to that is an Oxford balaclava. Chris. Like this EDZ one Chris, there's two types from them, the cheaper one has a centre seem which can leave an impression on your forehead when you take it off, the other has 2 side seems. there'...
by sirch345
Tue Apr 24, 2018 4:26 pm
Forum: Bike Chat
Topic: HJC Helmets
Replies: 32
Views: 357

Re: HJC Helmets

What do these skull caps look like then :?: the closest thing I have to that is an Oxford balaclava. I was looking at the skull caps on ebay but don't know if they'd work, anyone used them ? Have used one from day one, but not because of any vanity reasons. Does it keep my rapidly thinning hair less...
by sirch345
Mon Apr 23, 2018 7:47 pm
Forum: Workshop
Topic: Clutch Bleeding/Bleedin' Clutch
Replies: 15
Views: 285

Re: Clutch Bleeding/Bleedin' Clutch

TaxiDriver wrote:
Mon Apr 23, 2018 7:11 pm
So me and BrianC were wondering what was going on with this clutch,I said I wonder if its the aftermarket lever,so we put the original one back on,fitted the oneway bleeder and low behold it bled straight away.
:lol:
I'm glad you worked it out in the end, well done to you both :clap:

Chris.
by sirch345
Mon Apr 23, 2018 6:44 pm
Forum: Bike Chat
Topic: HJC Helmets
Replies: 32
Views: 357

Re: HJC Helmets

popkat wrote:
Mon Apr 23, 2018 6:41 pm



I'm not posting pictures :lol:
If you post a couple of pic's the pi$$ taking will all be over in no time :lol:

Chris.
by sirch345
Mon Apr 23, 2018 6:36 pm
Forum: The Welcome Inn
Topic: Introduction
Replies: 20
Views: 250

Re: Introduction

Welcome aboard Gareth :thumbup:

It sounds like you and your friends did your mate Todge proud over the last couple of years.

I'm looking forward to seeing how thing progress with this Streetfighter :thumbup:

Chris.
by sirch345
Sun Apr 22, 2018 8:07 pm
Forum: Items For Sale
Topic: 1998 VTR1000F F-W in yellow For Sale
Replies: 3
Views: 166

Re: 1998 VTR1000F F-W in yellow For Sale

A lot of bike for the money, nice low mileage as well :thumbup:

GLWS,

Chris.
by sirch345
Sun Apr 22, 2018 8:00 pm
Forum: Pimp Your Ride
Topic: a bit of spondoness.
Replies: 629
Views: 18532

Re: a bit of spondoness.

fabiostar wrote:
Sun Apr 22, 2018 7:53 pm
lmfao.. aaaaaaaaaaah my brother from another mother :clap: :clap: :clap:
:lol: :lol:

:thumbup: :thumbup: :thumbup:

Chris.
by sirch345
Sun Apr 22, 2018 7:56 pm
Forum: Workshop
Topic: Clutch Bleeding/Bleedin' Clutch
Replies: 15
Views: 285

Re: Clutch Bleeding/Bleedin' Clutch

So why am I feeling extreme pressure on the syringe whilst trying to force fluid into the nipple? It really won't take on any more fluid,just backing up in the tubing!! That seems rather odd to me. I've not back feed the clutch, but I have done it with the front brakes using a syringe just like you...
by sirch345
Sun Apr 22, 2018 10:26 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: what have you done to your "bike" today
Replies: 18011
Views: 520030

Re: what have you done to your "bike" today

Not today but yesterday I went out with Deshevelled. Have cracked 1100 miles on the Ape and am gradually getting used to riding it. It was pretty horrid up on the grouse moor.. http://www.corbridge-net.co.uk/grousemoor2.jpg http://www.corbridge-net.co.uk/grousemoor.jpg I was also testing out the "M...
by sirch345
Sun Apr 22, 2018 10:21 am
Forum: Pimp Your Ride
Topic: a bit of spondoness.
Replies: 629
Views: 18532

Re: a bit of spondoness.

Could we be related Rob :lol:

Image

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Chris.
by sirch345
Fri Apr 20, 2018 10:32 am
Forum: Workshop
Topic: Engine rebuild - cylinder re-sleeve
Replies: 70
Views: 2326

Re: Engine rebuild - cylinder re-sleeve

Hey well done, good work :clap: :clap:

I bet it was magic to get it back together and fire it up 8)

Thanks for the detailed write-up and photo's :thumbup: Handy information to have. I had to look up the anaerobic case sealer, that is a new one to me,

Chris.
by sirch345
Fri Apr 20, 2018 10:25 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: What's annoyed you today??
Replies: 3155
Views: 74494

Re: What's annoyed you today??

Malc, that's better news than you first thought. No matter how big the temptation is, pay attention to the experts and don't feck your hand up,

Chris.
by sirch345
Fri Apr 20, 2018 10:23 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: what have you done to your "bike" today
Replies: 18011
Views: 520030

Re: what have you done to your "bike" today

Out & about early for a bimble on the hottest day of the year so far. First stop at Doc's for a repeat prescription, second stop Tollesbury for a snack - little independent butcher with a mad glint in eye and blood splatters on his apron that was selling sausage roll by the length, also tempted int...
by sirch345
Tue Apr 17, 2018 6:28 pm
Forum: Bike Chat
Topic: Pick your battles!
Replies: 8
Views: 181

Re: Pick your battles!

As Marty points out, you're never going to win in those circumstances. As bad as that must have been, I'm glad the biker is still here to tell the tale,

Chris.