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by flipflopdog
Tue Feb 04, 2020 8:45 pm
Forum: CLOTHING
Topic: Nolan N70-2 X Dualsport Helmet
Replies: 4
Views: 1661

Nolan N70-2 X Dualsport Helmet

Ok, gone back 10 pages on here looking for a reference to Nolan helmets but nothing. Has anyone got the N70-2 X and can shed some views on it..?? I've had an open faced lid now for well over ten years for travelling and want to try something that can offer both variations (open and full face protect...
by flipflopdog
Wed Jan 22, 2020 2:40 am
Forum: TRAVEL
Topic: TCAT 2020 June set-off
Replies: 14
Views: 2545

Re: TCAT 2020 June set-off

Update...... TCAT is most definitely GO..!!

There are now TWO Brits riding the full East - West Canadian trail.... Nice one Youngangus, perfect attitude and battle ready..!!!!


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by flipflopdog
Wed Jan 15, 2020 6:50 pm
Forum: TRAVEL
Topic: TCAT 2020 June set-off
Replies: 14
Views: 2545

Re: TCAT 2020 June set-off

Youngangus wrote:
Wed Jan 15, 2020 6:10 pm
Hope you got my pm ?
No PM as yet Young Angus
by flipflopdog
Wed Jan 15, 2020 6:49 pm
Forum: TRAVEL
Topic: TCAT 2020 June set-off
Replies: 14
Views: 2545

Re: TCAT 2020 June set-off

Hugh2bee wrote:
Tue Jan 14, 2020 1:48 pm
Hey if your going to do the TCAT give me a shout. I live next to part of the trail in Northern Saskatchewan. Was thinking of doing some of it around Cyprus Hills.
100% my friend. Keep an eye out here but I will PM you when I'm due your region ok....
by flipflopdog
Wed Dec 18, 2019 5:59 pm
Forum: TECHNICAL
Topic: Petrol: supermarket vs shell etc
Replies: 38
Views: 5366

Re: Petrol: supermarket vs shell etc

Here's a maths question: If the better fuel gives an extra 10% range, as some have said, how much cheaper does the poorer fuel have to be to still make it worth buying? So just looking at it financially and not from the performance point of view. This sort of O'level maths makes my head spin... :? ...
by flipflopdog
Wed Dec 18, 2019 11:41 am
Forum: TECHNICAL
Topic: Petrol: supermarket vs shell etc
Replies: 38
Views: 5366

Re: Petrol: supermarket vs shell etc

Good thread this. Back in the 90’s there was a big hooha on supermarket fuel, a mechanic I knew said it’s all about the storage facility and storage duration. Supermarkets were getting deals on said fuel and coining in the difference. Loads of cars at the time ( West & mid Cornwall ) we’re getti...
by flipflopdog
Wed Dec 18, 2019 11:27 am
Forum: TRAVEL GEAR
Topic: Soft Adventure panniers with strap fastners?
Replies: 23
Views: 5535

Re: Soft Adventure panniers with strap fastners?

Chiming in here with my 2 pence worth...
Buy quality buy once. I’ve gone with Kreiga OS32 main panniers, OS12’s and OS6’s for additional and forward mounted panniers. Simplicity quality and robust wins the day.


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by flipflopdog
Mon Dec 16, 2019 9:57 pm
Forum: TECHNICAL
Topic: K75 GS Adventure Bike
Replies: 102
Views: 26152

Re: K75 GS Adventure Bike

wOOw true dedication and devotion -- utter respect Sir...! That project looks the Bizzzzzzness. Watching this thread a lot. Keep going, loving the style/shape/design and skills required.....amazing..!!! Best regards; Peter Scotland Hahaha, cheers bud, you just gained top compliments spot...!!! Very...
by flipflopdog
Mon Dec 16, 2019 9:23 pm
Forum: TECHNICAL
Topic: K75 GS Adventure Bike
Replies: 102
Views: 26152

Re: K75 GS Adventure Bike

Amazing skills put to great use. A special bike wonderfully done - respect to you Sir. Thanks for sharing. Steve T 8-) Best compliment to date, thank you.. I’ve built two very different bikes and I love em both. The ‘K’ bike in the flesh is something else, 6 years and almost done, engineering got o...
by flipflopdog
Mon Dec 16, 2019 7:28 am
Forum: TRAVEL
Topic: TCAT 2020 June set-off
Replies: 14
Views: 2545

Re: TCAT 2020 June set-off

Hey Jeffo, the big ‘East’ or ‘West’ decision eh..!! Fancied the Stans also, neither direction will disappoint but Canada is my first choice. I’ll PM you for a chat ok


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