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by Treadtrader
Wed Jun 17, 2020 8:50 am
Forum: THE PUB
Topic: Very small things that piss you off but shouldn't really...
Replies: 181
Views: 10816

Re: Very small things that piss you off but shouldn't really...

Sellers on eBay and other sites that list as being UK based.
But when you order and pay it then becomes obvious the item is coming from China and you’ll be lucky if it arrives in the next month!
by Treadtrader
Fri Jun 12, 2020 9:43 am
Forum: BIKES
Topic: BMW R1150GS
Replies: 11
Views: 918

Re: BMW R1150GS

Looking forward to one of your excellent ride reports on your new steed, looking good mate.
by Treadtrader
Fri Jun 05, 2020 5:23 pm
Forum: TECHNICAL
Topic: Homemade comedy
Replies: 9
Views: 1061

Re: Homemade comedy

Great effort, I once made one, old internal door on four axle stands, I’ve still got the stands, wonder if the missus will notice the kitchen door will soon be missing........
by Treadtrader
Thu Jun 04, 2020 9:10 am
Forum: THE PUB
Topic: Cruiser riders
Replies: 23
Views: 1934

Re: Cruiser riders

There’s six of us that have rode together for many years. We all met as young trials riders, couple of em also ex racers, think IOM tt. We all ended up with Africa Twins in the nineties and had great times riding trail riding in France and Spain. Fast forward to last years trip to Spain, two on harl...
by Treadtrader
Thu Jun 04, 2020 8:56 am
Forum: TECHNICAL
Topic: Aluminium Pannier Rebuild
Replies: 9
Views: 986

Re: Aluminium Pannier Rebuild

Thanks for the comments, based around Warwick / West Midlands. Damage is a little more than dents, let’s say it’s gone from a square (top box) to a squished rhombus... Locks all working but hinges are damaged. That’s better, I live nearby. I have a mate who is a master fabricator, a genius with alu...
by Treadtrader
Wed Jun 03, 2020 5:35 pm
Forum: TECHNICAL
Topic: Aluminium Pannier Rebuild
Replies: 9
Views: 986

Re: Aluminium Pannier Rebuild

It would be an idea to post your location. Someone may know a local fabricator.
by Treadtrader
Sat May 23, 2020 9:25 am
Forum: THE PUB
Topic: Very small things that piss you off but shouldn't really...
Replies: 181
Views: 10816

Re: Very small things that piss you off but shouldn't really...

ggp59 wrote:
Sat May 23, 2020 8:54 am
People with hoodies on covering their heads while driving - why????
And face masks? When no one else in car.
by Treadtrader
Fri May 22, 2020 5:18 pm
Forum: THE PUB
Topic: Very small things that piss you off but shouldn't really...
Replies: 181
Views: 10816

Re: Very small things that piss you off but shouldn't really...

Trying to sort a minor query with the bank, ages on the phone to get a recorded message saying go to our website, that’s just as useless.
This thread could run for a bit.
by Treadtrader
Tue May 19, 2020 8:16 pm
Forum: WELCOME NEWBIE
Topic: Newbie from Leicestershire
Replies: 8
Views: 1283

Re: Newbie from Leicestershire

Welcome to ABR Laura.

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