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by crofty
Wed Sep 30, 2020 11:17 am
Forum: BIKES
Topic: Go Big and Ride Small
Replies: 698
Views: 79806

Re: Go Big and Ride Small

Thats my scooter on the road now for the winter. Been some great weather lately
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by crofty
Mon Sep 21, 2020 7:28 pm
Forum: BIKES
Topic: Due to lighter flow, the maxi pad is now a mini-pad
Replies: 7
Views: 515

Re: Due to lighter flow, the maxi pad is now a mini-pad

Keep us up to date Chris, I'm about to put my Forza 300 back on the road in October for the winter but like you wonder if I really need the extra power for just bimbling about. So I'll be interested if you'll notice much difference in general use. The 40kg reduction sounds great too. Also are you sa...
by crofty
Sun Sep 13, 2020 7:05 pm
Forum: FOR SALE - WANTED
Topic: Suzuki V Strom 650 for sale
Replies: 0
Views: 188

Suzuki V Strom 650 for sale

Suzuki V Strom, 650, Reg Sept 2019. Just one year old. FSH, just had a 5k service. Bought it last year mainly for 2 big trips this year which didn't happen so have decided to let it go. I bought the bike last Sept and had a month riding round Europe putting 4500 miles on the bike. Have had a couple ...
by crofty
Fri Aug 21, 2020 10:08 pm
Forum: RIDE REPORTS
Topic: T7 around scotland
Replies: 22
Views: 936

Re: T7 around scotland

Enjoyed the vid, made me homesick and I live here :D Harry's Game music was a nice choice, like that big Yamaha transfer across the tank etc
by crofty
Fri Aug 21, 2020 9:56 pm
Forum: BIKES
Topic: Have I coined a new name for a bike?
Replies: 16
Views: 802

Re: Have I coined a new name for a bike?

What's the brake horse power of the Forza 300? Decent storage under seat I'm guessing..? Looking forward to more information about it. mac the bhp is 30, and those extra 5 horses over the crf250l really make a difference, so much so I'm waiting on Honda bringing out a crf300l like Minky's or even a...
by crofty
Fri Aug 21, 2020 9:53 pm
Forum: BIKES
Topic: Have I coined a new name for a bike?
Replies: 16
Views: 802

Re: Have I coined a new name for a bike?

Tonibe63 wrote:
Fri Aug 21, 2020 8:32 pm
A bit off topic but what happened to your crf500 Crofty?
Maybe got me mixed up with someone else, i had a 250 but there was someone who put a 500 motor into a crf250 frame but I forget his name offhand
by crofty
Fri Aug 21, 2020 7:35 pm
Forum: BIKES
Topic: Have I coined a new name for a bike?
Replies: 16
Views: 802

Re: Have I coined a new name for a bike?

Nice looking bike, just like mine :lol: good excuse to post my picture again. :lol:
like the colour matched top box, look forward to hearing about your upcoming adventures.
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by crofty
Tue Jul 28, 2020 8:28 pm
Forum: BIKES
Topic: My new scooter
Replies: 23
Views: 1375

Re: My new scooter

Sorry I just don't get it 300cc plus on a scootet that has no luggage capacity and is heavy... I had a gilera runner 200cc on the camper and that was fun but bugger all engine braking.... In the Slovenian alps it's brakes faided due to heat... And in the pyrenees it lacked power... Okay as a work t...
by crofty
Mon Jul 27, 2020 10:23 pm
Forum: BIKES
Topic: My new scooter
Replies: 23
Views: 1375

Re: My new scooter

Hi Chris. Its going great, i get about 80/85 mpg. I have only done a few hundred miles on it as I really bought it for the winter. I am going to put it off the road at the end of this month so I can use my V Strom a bit more. What i like about it is the performance, costs, storage and the ease of us...
by crofty
Sat Jul 18, 2020 9:14 am
Forum: RIDE REPORTS
Topic: A wee bit further north . . .
Replies: 14
Views: 758

Re: A wee bit further north . . .

Great pictures Steve, looks like you did most of the NC500 in a day :lol:

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