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by OnHellas
Fri Sep 25, 2020 7:07 pm
Forum: BIKES
Topic: not a proper adventure bike
Replies: 91
Views: 11326

Re: not a proper adventure bike

OB1 wrote:
Wed Sep 23, 2020 5:08 pm
How about, "I see that you don't have the optional self-righting function on that model".
The self-righteous function however, was obviously fully activated.
by OnHellas
Sun Sep 20, 2020 6:49 pm
Forum: FOR SALE - WANTED
Topic: FS BMW F800GS standard screen.
Replies: 2
Views: 198

Re: FS BMW F800GS standard screen.

Help me empty our box of unrequited bike related previously enjoyed bargains....please.
by OnHellas
Sun Sep 20, 2020 6:44 pm
Forum: FOR SALE - WANTED
Topic: FS 10 Years on 2 Wheels Helge Pedersen book
Replies: 2
Views: 275

Re: FS 10 Years on 2 Wheels Helge Pedersen book

Bag yourself an indulgent early Christmas present.
by OnHellas
Sun Sep 20, 2020 6:42 pm
Forum: FOR SALE - WANTED
Topic: FS BMW F800GS clutch cable.
Replies: 4
Views: 309

Re: FS BMW F800GS clutch cable.

This is still waiting for a new home.
by OnHellas
Fri Sep 11, 2020 12:59 pm
Forum: TRAVEL GEAR
Topic: How much does yours weigh?
Replies: 8
Views: 430

Re: How much does yours weigh?

We are currently walking the Hadrians Wall trail. With full camping gear my pack is about 11kg and Sarah’s around 8. All well and good......but the majority of the campsites or closed!!! Or have not opened their facilities!!! Bugger! Still, only another 27 miles to go. Good effort! Are you approach...
by OnHellas
Fri Sep 11, 2020 10:14 am
Forum: TRAVEL GEAR
Topic: How much does yours weigh?
Replies: 8
Views: 430

Re: How much does yours weigh?

We are currently walking the Hadrians Wall trail. With full camping gear my pack is about 11kg and Sarah’s around 8.

All well and good......but the majority of the campsites or closed!!! Or have not opened their facilities!!!

Bugger! Still, only another 27 miles to go.
by OnHellas
Thu Sep 03, 2020 8:13 am
Forum: TECHNICAL
Topic: Bmw new no maintemce chain
Replies: 12
Views: 627

Re: Bmw new no maintemce chain

I too steer clear of WD-40 for the reason mentioned above. Years ago I used a Scottoiler with the large touring reservoir behind the number plate. 28,000 miles from two successive chain and sprocket kits. New and aftermarket. No cleaning or adjustments needed between services....until the last few t...
by OnHellas
Tue Sep 01, 2020 5:57 pm
Forum: BIKES
Topic: New Bike
Replies: 5
Views: 449

Re: New Bike

Nice looking bike. Enjoy.

Talking of Farkles......there’s at least one chap on this forum that reckons an SCR950 would make an excellent sidecar tug. Actually I think that he may be right, make that at least two chaps.
by OnHellas
Wed Aug 26, 2020 2:56 pm
Forum: MEETS & RUNS
Topic: August Bank Holiday 2020 armagedon!
Replies: 14
Views: 1091

Re: August Bank Holiday 2020 armagedon!

I’ll be staying in watching the maggots/tourists/visitors and their screaming kids having “fun”.

I meanwhile will be fully entertained watching, moaning and generally living up to the stereo typical middle aged bloke......oh, and I may post some shite on here too.

Happy Bank Holiday everyone.
by OnHellas
Wed Aug 26, 2020 1:19 pm
Forum: WELCOME NEWBIE
Topic: First topic, need a bike now
Replies: 15
Views: 896

Re: First topic, need a bike now

Hello, good evening and welcome. Great to hear that you want a bike again. My advice would be a phone call to a local rider training school and book yourself in for a day or two refresher training. After that the “which bike” question may have moved itself along a bit. All of the bikes that you ment...

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