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by DAVE M2
Tue Oct 27, 2009 5:45 pm
Forum: In the shed
Topic: no new projects
Replies: 6
Views: 446

Re: no new projects

er...

"do up" the shed/garage?
lots of insulation, somewhere warm to stand on, tv and sounds, beer fridge, .... :D
by DAVE M2
Thu Oct 22, 2009 1:13 pm
Forum: Technical Advice
Topic: bike lift
Replies: 5
Views: 252

Re: bike lift

I have this one http://www.amoirtools.co.uk/Small%20Lift.html" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; I'd suggest that if you make one, either use the screw jack or add a brake to the hydraulic system. Mine has a ratchet type catch that prevents the bike from going down over time. It's a pair...
by DAVE M2
Wed Oct 21, 2009 12:15 pm
Forum: Pre-war Motorcycles
Topic: Triumph L2 anybody? info wanted
Replies: 2
Views: 752

Re: Triumph L2 anybody? info wanted

thanks
by DAVE M2
Wed Oct 21, 2009 10:02 am
Forum: General Banter
Topic: Interesting one about the postal strikes
Replies: 13
Views: 395

Re: Interesting one about the postal strikes

I don't have the figures any more but it's interesting if you compare the cost of a first class letter in the major countries that we might be interested in (europe/canada/usa). It's no wonder that the post office is in the cr*p as we charge too little and the Government takes a chunk of profit even...
by DAVE M2
Thu Oct 15, 2009 12:12 pm
Forum: Pre-war Motorcycles
Topic: Triumph L2 anybody? info wanted
Replies: 2
Views: 752

Triumph L2 anybody? info wanted

http://www.triumphrat.net/member-s-restoration-and-rebuild-projects/123054-1936-l2-1-rebuild.html" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; a bloke on another forum was after info on rubber knee/tank pads for his Triumph L2 He's in the States but we can't hold that against him I've searched the...
by DAVE M2
Thu Oct 15, 2009 12:03 pm
Forum: Biking Chat
Topic: T140
Replies: 1
Views: 147

Re: T140

I've ever only owned the one (still have it) and the paralell head was invented to meet EPA regs so the whole motor is a bit restricted.It's a 79 E Mine has a lot of Anglo Bike (no longer around) stuff like exhaust cam, HD valve springs, dural valve collars and short ,pretty open megas. But that res...
by DAVE M2
Fri Oct 09, 2009 12:10 pm
Forum: Technical Advice
Topic: Marzocchi shock rebuild kits
Replies: 2
Views: 193

Re: Machozzi shock rebuild kits

http://www.marzocchi.co.uk/" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
by DAVE M2
Mon Oct 05, 2009 3:11 pm
Forum: Biking Chat
Topic: Helmet camcorders
Replies: 9
Views: 262

Re: Helmet camcorders

google Dog Cam for a look.
by DAVE M2
Wed Sep 30, 2009 5:14 pm
Forum: General Banter
Topic: Girls on bikes.. you have to titter
Replies: 5
Views: 288

Re: Girls on bikes.. you have to titter

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jI7gk9GnGiQ" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

looks painfull
by DAVE M2
Tue Sep 29, 2009 1:25 pm
Forum: Technical Advice
Topic: Bleeding the rear brake on a Bonnie problems!
Replies: 7
Views: 241

Re: Bleeding the rear brake on a Bonnie problems!

I had all sorts of issues with mine that finally came down to a crusty mass inside the rear resevoir. I had to take it all apart and clean it. In the end, I've had to repalce the pistons beacause they'd rusted up and also the cylinder with a stainless one. You need (as said) to slip the caliper down...