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    TZ350

    ESE's works engine tuner

    Thread Starter: TZ350

    . This is Thomas a Vietnamese race mechanic, you know that place where they have all those hot 50's and 125's are big bikes. Thomas, ESE's Race Team's Tuner is fettling number 9. adjusting the port timing for Taupo. Its hard to see but he has taped a degree wheel to the magneto flywheel...

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    Rcktfsh

    Optimistic sellers

    Thread Starter: Rcktfsh

    This trader must be pretty hard to outdo as far as optimism goes. Bike has been on the market for a year now, wonder when the penny will drop he''s dreaming at that price. You'd have thought after a year he might have got round to the little bit of tlc required to get running. ...

    Last Post By: neels Yesterday, 17:39 Go to last post
    rosie631

    Tagorama

    Thread Starter: rosie631

    Have seen a few threads on here about this. Anyone interested in doing a local one. Post on here if you are and I will start one. Winter I know, but good reason to get off the couch and onto the bike.Rules are easy... #1 - Find the tag and reproduce the photo (as best as possible). The first...

    Last Post By: Kickaha Yesterday, 22:17 Go to last post
    Denniso

    The DR650 thread

    Thread Starter: Denniso

    Finaly figured out what to do about the stack of tyres off my motard , I bought a new DR650 and spoked on 17 inch rims , what a blast for such a soft bike it is stupid fast on the road ( allready pissed off quite a few road bikes ) but it's a lot better in the shingle than I thought it would be ,...

    Last Post By: RogIrwin Yesterday, 15:26 Go to last post
    Yow Ling

    The Bucket Foundry

    Thread Starter: Yow Ling

    The foundry or metal casting stuff thats been going on the the ESE thread really inspired me to get on with having a go at this stuff. If you can cast metal theres really not much you cant do. I dont think its going to be easy, most of it has been a bit of 2 steps forward 1 step back so far. Im...

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    husaberg

    Oddball engines and prototypes

    Thread Starter: husaberg

    As the title says........

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    cotswold

    Race chassis

    Thread Starter: cotswold

    I just thought I would post these pictures of a couple of bikes I raced back when I was faster. The Waddon chassis was very basic but worked very well and I think would make a fantastic bucket frame. It was light and the bike handled well, the one I had was bought from Ian Young who had finished...

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    onearmedbandit

    New crash study.

    Thread Starter: onearmedbandit

    Just saw this come up on my Facebook feed. Makes for some interesting reading. I'm still to look at the complete study but it certainly seems pretty comprehensive. http://www.motorcyclistonline.com/why-you-crash-your-motorcycle-lessons-from-msf-100-naturalistic-crash-study?src=SOC&dom=fb

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    husaberg

    Old multi-cylinder bikes of the 50s to later on. Japanese, British, Euro, etc

    Thread Starter: husaberg

    OK i have a few magazines articles that have some well engineered 4 stroke multi's (Plus the odd single) from back when basically the only rule was capacity IE Real race bikes.

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    OddDuck

    Winter Layup - 1995 Ducati 900 Supersport

    Thread Starter: OddDuck

    Time for major work, unfortunately. Frame's cracked :( Motor is making oil disappear and power isn't what it used to be either, according to seat of pants dyno. Time for the winter layup, get in, strip it, sort out various issues that have been waiting for a while. Step 1: take it to bits.

    Last Post By: OddDuck Yesterday, 20:02 Go to last post
  • AMCC Advanced Rider Training day for Christmas!!! 19th of December

    The 2015/16
    Advanced Rider Training Season continues with a great way to start the Christmas Period


    DATES


    Just under a month away the second ART day for the season will be on and it will make a fantastic way to start the season. We are all so looking forward to getting this next round off the ground. The first round of this season was a great day. Started with a misty morning but grew into a lovely day with a warm track.

    Now with summer really starting to warm up it should be a great way to roll into the Christmas period and a new season of riding in the sun.

    Be in and be quick there are only two more rounds this season!!!!


    P.S. feel free to yell if you need to know anything or need advice on what to wear or bring.
    This article was originally published in forum thread: AMCC Advanced Rider Training day for Christmas!!! 19th of December started by OutForADuck View original post
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    1. Ntoxcated's Avatar
      Ntoxcated -
      Looks like this is set to be a great day. Only a couple of spots left in Group 2, a few more in Group 3, and Groups 1 and 4 filling fast.
    1. Gremlin's Avatar
      Gremlin -
      Any spots left in the slowest group?
    1. Ntoxcated's Avatar
      Ntoxcated -
      Quote Originally Posted by Gremlin View Post
      Any spots left in the slowest group?
      I believe there are. I've just dropped a message to Colleen to confirm.
    1. nzspokes's Avatar
      nzspokes -
      Bugger. Cant afford this one either. Stupid Christmas.

      Sent from my GT-I9300T using Tapatalk
    1. Ntoxcated's Avatar
      Ntoxcated -
      Quote Originally Posted by Ntoxcated View Post
      I believe there are. I've just dropped a message to Colleen to confirm.
      Yep, a couple of spots left in group 1. Be in quick though, entries are closing Wednesday.
    1. Ntoxcated's Avatar
      Ntoxcated -
      The weather forecast looks like we're going to have a good day tomorrow.

      Group 2 is full with a reserve list running, and there are a couple of spots left in Groups 1, 3, and 4. Anybody that would like to turn up and ride tomorrow, please call Colleen on 027 423 1433 to confirm places.
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      The End -
      Quote Originally Posted by Ntoxcated View Post
      The weather forecast looks like we're going to have a good day tomorrow.
      Hoping the rain pictured at 10am stays away

    1. The End's Avatar
      The End -
      Great day everyone

      Many thanks to all the instructors and marshalls who gave up their time to make this happen.

      Less oil on the track would be nice next time
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      The End -
      Where there any photographers at the track?

      I don't recall seeing any, although usually someone is there taking photos?