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  1. nick949 replied to the thread V Strom - what to look out for.

    Is he a closet American? Does he lust after huge, v8, jacked up trucks (oops, that's his Dad :whistle:). I understand and generally...

    Jul 18, 2018 at 10:43 PM
  2. austin replied to the thread V Strom - what to look out for.

    Thanks all, from what I can find that are considered pretty much bullet proof as long as maintained - same as most bikes these days....

    Jul 18, 2018 at 10:23 PM
  3. Axe replied to the thread Well it's finally happened...........

    Getting fed up now...….. Spoke to SBF this morning and it's apparently with a mechanic, and should be ready for collection soon (that's...

    Jul 18, 2018 at 10:11 PM
  4. Axe replied to the thread V Strom - what to look out for.

    My last big bike was a DL1000 but it was the early (2002) model. That year had issues with clutch basket rattle (which I think was...

    Jul 18, 2018 at 9:55 PM
  5. nick949 replied to the thread V Strom - what to look out for.

    The guys I rented from in Chichester in February used to rent out the V-Strom 1000's but had so many negative comments about the bikes...

    Jul 18, 2018 at 9:43 PM
  6. Axe replied to the thread A different type of PTW.

    Just get a real pushbike :-) I got a Cannondale CAADX 105 back in 2015. Done a heap of miles on it, was planning on doing LEJOG back in...

    Jul 18, 2018 at 9:41 PM
  7. hotbulb replied to the thread V Strom - what to look out for.

    I don't know much about the big ones, but I'm very happy with my 2014 VStrom 650. Maybe worth looking at.. Suzuki V-Strom (VStrom)...

    Jul 18, 2018 at 7:22 PM
  8. austin posted a new thread.

    V Strom - what to look out for

    Son #2 is in New Zealand looking for a bike to commute on and tour the country on, including grave roads. He keeps posting me links to...

    Forum: General Chit Chat

    Jul 18, 2018 at 6:54 PM
  9. Mikey replied to the thread A different type of PTW.

    Strangely enough the one I rode was the KTM one

    Jul 18, 2018 at 5:02 PM
  10. -XP- replied to the thread A different type of PTW.

    Stuart has a KTM one and I had a wee blast a few months back and it was a hoot! Not cheap though like you say, but you can get cheaper...

    Jul 18, 2018 at 4:20 PM
  11. Mikey posted a new thread.

    A different type of PTW

    Last weekend we went to the local county show. The local Honda dealer was there with a large selection of e bikes, so I just had too...

    Forum: General Chit Chat

    Jul 18, 2018 at 10:01 AM
  12. Steve T replied to the thread Shall I or Shan't I?.

    If it makes you and / or Anne smile, then do it. You is here for a good time, not a long time :thumbsupanim: Steve T :cool:

    Jul 17, 2018 at 7:03 PM
  13. Hamster liked Barftone's post in the thread Deano's Café and Bistro Lake District.

    Unfortunatley Deano is no longer the proprieter but it is still a nice cafe so no discounts any more I guess!

    Jul 17, 2018 at 5:34 PM
  14. Dee Dub liked nick949's post in the thread What to do when you are 50 miles up a forest road with another 50 to go and you come across this.....

    1976 Moto Guzzi Convert and 1951 Nick on the 100 mile section of the Trans Canada Adventure Trail between Capreol and Shining Tree. It...

    Jul 17, 2018 at 4:36 PM
  15. Rubberchicken replied to the thread National 2018.

    Yeah, about that... If it works at all it’ll be a last minute thing. Bike’s currently sat in the shop with a dicky tickeur, possibly a...

    Jul 17, 2018 at 11:57 AM
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