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by DAVE M2
Wed Mar 25, 2015 4:15 pm
Forum: Biking Chat
Topic: insurance?
Replies: 6
Views: 866

Re: insurance?

Thanks

they want £150 off me for a couple of bikes.
Might see if I can beat them down £20
by DAVE M2
Wed Mar 25, 2015 4:12 pm
Forum: Technical Advice
Topic: Wheels and Tyres for Triumph 5TA
Replies: 3
Views: 535

Re: Wheels and Tyres for Triumph 5TA

AFAIK 17" tyres are hard to get in a decent range, so many people use 18" rims

I have a 3TA in the shed and have a manual at home
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by DAVE M2
Fri Mar 20, 2015 2:33 pm
Forum: Biking Chat
Topic: insurance?
Replies: 6
Views: 866

insurance?

got my renewal notice today from carol Nash but didn't open it yet as I was rushing to work. They tend to ring you up pretty quickly to encourage you to renew over the phone and I keep meaning to scout around. Hopefully I can counter the price by saying that I have a lower quote I have a T140 and a ...
by DAVE M2
Tue Mar 10, 2015 12:33 pm
Forum: In the shed
Topic: 1958 NSU Quickly
Replies: 6
Views: 1721

Re: 1958 NSU Quickly

a mate had one of those…

never was a bike described less correctly.

looks mostly there though
by DAVE M2
Tue Mar 10, 2015 12:32 pm
Forum: General Banter
Topic: Don't Pee in Hamburg in the Street
Replies: 3
Views: 622

Re: Don't Pee in Hamburg in the Street

they could always put out the portable urinals that they use in soho. They are like giant traffic cones with holes in and are picked up by a lorry crane in the early hours.
reading has a couple of pop up urinals
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by DAVE M2
Tue Mar 03, 2015 12:32 pm
Forum: Biking Chat
Topic: aldi again
Replies: 3
Views: 2143

aldi again

just a reminder that aldi are doing air tools and bike gear this week
by DAVE M2
Mon Jan 12, 2015 5:50 pm
Forum: Biking Chat
Topic: information needed on Kangol Meteor helmet.
Replies: 2
Views: 656

Re: information needed on Kangol Meteor helmet.

there is a guy at Kempton Park in the little shed near Ace Classics who seism to look for old leathers and helmets. he had a griffin clubman on his stand last time and i used to have one. I wouldn't wear an old helmet on the road but not does look in good condition. http://www.hi-starclassics.co.uk/...
by DAVE M2
Mon Dec 22, 2014 3:54 pm
Forum: Welcome
Topic: Hello Everybody :)
Replies: 7
Views: 2237

Re: Hello Everybody :)

where are you? I would go for a T140, the later the better (meriden) The E was strangled a bit but can be pepped back up. They detuned it to get through emissions but the E has better switchgear etc. Don't forget Tigers ands they are often overlooked and there is no difference between a TR7 and T140...
by DAVE M2
Thu Dec 04, 2014 11:08 am
Forum: Technical Advice
Topic: Quick distributor question
Replies: 18
Views: 2008

Re: Quick distributor question

I guess it removed the associated compound error? (s)
by DAVE M2
Tue Dec 02, 2014 6:18 pm
Forum: Biking Chat
Topic: TR5T on ebay a question??
Replies: 7
Views: 931

Re: TR5T on ebay a question??

seeing as Reg Allen's still going it would be interesting if Bill remembered it