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by knobbly
Tue Jul 31, 2012 8:50 pm
Forum: TECHNICAL
Topic: Fellow Farklers I need your Help
Replies: 7
Views: 1595

Re: Fellow Farklers I need your Help

Only thing with bending thicker ally is you need to anneal it first.(check spelling if you like I cant be arsed) If you dont it will just crack and split. Anyone can do it, just need some heat and a match stick or soap. Im going to make a plate for the back of my Tenere so i can carry roll bags. Go...
by knobbly
Tue Jul 31, 2012 11:40 am
Forum: TECHNICAL
Topic: Fellow Farklers I need your Help
Replies: 7
Views: 1595

Re: Fellow Farklers I need your Help

I made my own brackets for my sat nav out of ally but I used 4mm plate. Dont get any vibration at all. Not down to grade. Only thing with bending thicker ally is you need to anneal it first.(check spelling if you like I cant be arsed) If you dont it will just crack and split. Anyone can do it, just ...
by knobbly
Tue Jul 17, 2012 8:33 pm
Forum: VIDEOS
Topic: Funny one ,
Replies: 10
Views: 1084

Re: Funny one ,

I need that box!
by knobbly
Wed Jun 27, 2012 9:56 pm
Forum: TECHNICAL
Topic: Slime (puncture protection)
Replies: 23
Views: 3978

Re: Slime (puncture protection)

Check the bottle with this stuff! Chatting to a mate who has a tyre shop about these slimey products and he said some of them will rot the inside of your wheel and you wont know it till you change the tyre. Cant remember if it only rots mag wheels or ali but he did show me a wheel that was rotting f...
by knobbly
Wed Jun 20, 2012 8:35 pm
Forum: BIKES
Topic: So, what is the best Dualsport
Replies: 37
Views: 10701

Re: So, what is the best Dualsport

scouse wrote:S'easy... KLR650... :P
Agreed, I have one as a second bike and it's bomb proof, Just cant break it.
I call it my armageddon bike.
by knobbly
Fri Jun 15, 2012 6:11 pm
Forum: TECHNICAL
Topic: Bike servicing.
Replies: 32
Views: 5696

Re: Bike servicing.

Depends. If I were to have a bike from new then yes to keep the warrenty going. Once out I do it myself, but i'm an engineer by trade so personally I dont see point of paying top dollar for someone to do what I already do. If you do it yourself then I would say buy a decent torque wrench. stripped t...
by knobbly
Tue Jun 12, 2012 6:41 pm
Forum: BIKES
Topic: What is it????
Replies: 31
Views: 6257

Re: What is it????

I think it's a Can-am spyder,Canadian company.
There is a shop round my way that sells them.
by knobbly
Sun Jun 10, 2012 8:12 am
Forum: TECHNICAL
Topic: Help wanted - bleed brakes - Vara 125
Replies: 5
Views: 1821

Re: Help wanted - bleed brakes - Vara 125

Hi BB,
Where abouts in London are you?
by knobbly
Sat Jun 09, 2012 9:39 pm
Forum: ACCESSORIES
Topic: cheap boxes
Replies: 27
Views: 6395

Re: cheap boxes

SSchultz wrote:try this one,also romanian but they have an engligh version

http://www.heavyduties.ro/indexe.html
I can vouch for this guy. I have his stuff and am very happy with it. Excellent communication too and very reasonable price. 67 euros for a pannier rack plus he sends chocolate with it too :woohoo:
by knobbly
Sun May 06, 2012 4:24 pm
Forum: THE PUB
Topic: req: engineering steel supplier in london
Replies: 3
Views: 588

Re: req: engineering steel supplier in london

We use TSL (thames stock holders) in enfield. They will have 24T. Sounds like you're making a shaft.

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