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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...

    Last Post By: andreas Today, 07:25 Go to last post
    jellywrestler

    MotoGP 2019

    Thread Starter: jellywrestler

    I haven't been to a Moto GP as yet and reckon given others enthusiasm for them they're probably a good show? I'm thinking I should get my arse along to one in 2019 Figuring you lot would be able to enlighten me on to which meeting is the best one and why? Might as well get the inside info after...

    Last Post By: Reckless Yesterday, 14:27 Go to last post
    Grumph

    A Revival Mission...

    Thread Starter: Grumph

    If it's good enough for Sidecar Bob to have to revive the odd RC30 or OW01 I thought I'd better start another project.... This is my EX500 Kawasaki based F3 bike. Usually ridden by Mark Taylor, it led Nationals, should have won at least one...Should have won Wanganui (arm pump...) But did win...

    Last Post By: Kickaha Yesterday, 11:26 Go to last post
    Mr. Peanut

    Who ruined kiwibiker?

    Thread Starter: Mr. Peanut

    This site used to crackle with activity, now it feels like a graveyard. All went downhill after they banned WINJA :yes:

    Last Post By: terbang Today, 08:50 Go to last post
    riffer

    Surviving bad crashes

    Thread Starter: riffer

    I don't post on here as often as I used to. The rise of social media has a lot to do with that, but also I've been a bit away from motorcycling. Two years ago today I slammed into the side of a Nissan Navara at a speed between 60 and 80 km/h when its driver pulled out of a driveway into the path...

    Last Post By: terbang Today, 08:39 Go to last post
    HEsch

    Tyre/puncture repair

    Thread Starter: HEsch

    I ended up with the wrong type of screw yesterday - one stuck in my tyre. First flat I've had to deal with. Bike is safely parked at my place. I have roadside assist who will tow it to (named repairer of my choice) or I can limp it the 350m to Coleman's, just around the corner. Are there any...

    Last Post By: Gremlin Today, 00:10 Go to last post
    Grumph

    Couple of pics turned up....

    Thread Starter: Grumph

    The wife was sorting through knitting patterns and these dropped out... The Homebuilt TR3 is the young racer at Ruapuna circa '72. Girlfriend's 100E - and dog. R5 ported to TR250 timings, TR250 pipes, T500 32mm carbs. Fairing from the excellent Foxton fiberglass. Seat and tank by Tony North in...

    Last Post By: kiwimacchi Yesterday, 09:58 Go to last post