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by cheekykev
Fri Sep 10, 2010 5:50 pm
Forum: Bike Chat
Topic: Thinking of SP!
Replies: 25
Views: 1371

Re: Thinking of SP!

Looks brill :D
How much do you think it will be going fo and what reg is it,
I just love the V Twins :boobs:
by cheekykev
Fri Sep 10, 2010 5:05 pm
Forum: Bike Chat
Topic: Thinking of SP!
Replies: 25
Views: 1371

Re: Thinking of SP!

Sorry Snipper :silent:
Looks like i ruffled a few feathers there then hey :wink:
I didn’t mean to offend, I’m still waiting for the outcome of yours, it’s a bloody long way to come from the other side of Manchester just to find out it’s gone :Shock1:

PS, I’ve just sent you a PM.
by cheekykev
Fri Sep 10, 2010 1:27 pm
Forum: Bike Chat
Topic: Thinking of SP!
Replies: 25
Views: 1371

Re: Thinking of SP!

Hi :wave: Well I've made the first move and put my Firestorm up for sale :cry: It's on Pistonhesds and MCN, there's a copy of the advert in the sales and wants section if anyone's interested. I'm waiting for the outcome of one possible from Snipper, but other than that, I'm sruggling to find a good ...
by cheekykev
Wed Sep 08, 2010 7:50 am
Forum: Bike Chat
Topic: Thinking of SP!
Replies: 25
Views: 1371

Re: Thinking of SP!

Hi Snipper :wave:
Any chance you send me some pics
by cheekykev
Mon Sep 06, 2010 9:35 pm
Forum: Bike Chat
Topic: Forks clean up
Replies: 9
Views: 544

Re: Forks clean up

HI,
You say you used engine laquer, i take it that was the final finish, i don't want to appear like a thick dum sh1t, but what did you do before hand ie prep work. :thumbup:
by cheekykev
Mon Sep 06, 2010 9:18 pm
Forum: Bike Chat
Topic: Forks clean up
Replies: 9
Views: 544

Forks clean up

Hi Guys :wave: If you've been on the forum recently you'll be aware that i'm looking for an SP1 :D to fund this i'll need to sell my Firestorm which is in fine condition except for the silver paint on the lower fork legs as deteriated and pitted :( This is my second Firestorm over the last 11 years ...
by cheekykev
Sun Sep 05, 2010 3:52 pm
Forum: Bike Chat
Topic: Thinking of SP!
Replies: 25
Views: 1371

Re: Thinking of SP!

Hi again, Well i've been to look at one this afternoon, it was ok and seemed to be a genuine guy who was selling it, the only thing that put me off a little was it was a parallel import :confused i don't know much about imports so can anyone explain the pros and cons on buying a second hand one :?:
by cheekykev
Sun Sep 05, 2010 10:39 am
Forum: Bike Chat
Topic: Thinking of SP!
Replies: 25
Views: 1371

Re: Thinking of SP!

Well i think the reason for lack of interest is because in my opinion the best time to buy and worst time to sell a bike is in the winter, in and around xmas time and new year. Guys are being ear bashed by partners :Wall: the usuall comments are the funds are low, the bills are coming in and you've ...
by cheekykev
Sun Sep 05, 2010 10:09 am
Forum: Sunday Runs, Rideouts, Track days ,Rallys, Events
Topic: Operation Storm II - Thunder in Wales - 17th-19th Sept 2010
Replies: 204
Views: 10568

Re: Operation Storm II - Thunder in Wales - 17th-19th Sept 2

Hi guys Not 100% sure yet if i can make it yet :( i really want to come as i'm a new member and would like to meet up with you all and feel more involved with the forum, plus it would be nice to put faces to names :biggrin but it's my Birthday on the 17th and i think my partner and 10 year old son h...
by cheekykev
Sun Sep 05, 2010 9:29 am
Forum: Bike Chat
Topic: Thinking of SP!
Replies: 25
Views: 1371

Re: Thinking of SP!

Thank's for the info guys, Your comments have given me a good idea of what i'm letting myself in for, :Shock1: I'm trying to get hold of a good well looked after one with low millage as i'll be using it as a 2nd bike to keep for years, untill now i've never been able to afford it, they've always bee...
by cheekykev
Sat Sep 04, 2010 8:36 am
Forum: Bike Chat
Topic: Thinking of SP!
Replies: 25
Views: 1371

Thinking of SP!

Hi, can anyone help out there :confused i'm thinking of selling my VTR Firestorm :( and getting an SP! :D can anyone give me any tips on the good and bad things to look for when i go to view, do they have the same CCT problem as the Firestorm :thumbdown: what millage is it when they need a major ser...
by cheekykev
Tue Aug 10, 2010 12:19 pm
Forum: Sunday Runs, Rideouts, Track days ,Rallys, Events
Topic: Operation Storm II - Thunder in Wales - 17th-19th Sept 2010
Replies: 204
Views: 10568

Re: Operation Storm II - Thunder in Wales - 17th-19th Sept 2

Thanks fore the info,
Beer :beer: curry houses :fart1: that's my kind of talk :thumbup:
it's almost as if someone has told you all about me :D
by cheekykev
Mon Aug 09, 2010 9:27 pm
Forum: Sunday Runs, Rideouts, Track days ,Rallys, Events
Topic: Operation Storm II - Thunder in Wales - 17th-19th Sept 2010
Replies: 204
Views: 10568

Re: Operation Storm II - Thunder in Wales - 17th-19th Sept 2

Thank's benny hedges for the info :thumbup: I'm off to Cornwall this Saturday for 2 weeks :D so i'll be off the air during that time but i'll get in touch when i get back to see about putting a bit of a plan together,are you ok with me to send you a pm :?: . i should be able to make it ok, it's my B...
by cheekykev
Mon Aug 09, 2010 7:54 pm
Forum: Sunday Runs, Rideouts, Track days ,Rallys, Events
Topic: Operation Storm II - Thunder in Wales - 17th-19th Sept 2010
Replies: 204
Views: 10568

Re: Operation Storm II - Thunder in Wales - 17th-19th Sept 2

HI everyone, :wave: I'm a new member, just joined last week,still trying to learn and find my way around the site. I'm very interested in meeting up in Wales, :D I live in South East Manchester not too far from Glossop,Derbyshire, from what i'm reading on the forum most of you if not all you guys ar...
by cheekykev
Sun Aug 08, 2010 8:25 am
Forum: The Welcome Inn
Topic: New Firestorm Owner !
Replies: 10
Views: 603

Re: New Firestorm Owner !

Hi vtwin I'm a new member and just been reading your section about you finding it hard to ride due to the high gearing, well i had the same problem when i first got a Firestorm 11 years ago, if i was turning round a slow sharp bend/ small roundabout, 1st gear would rip your arms out and take off lik...