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    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: husaberg Today, 16:29 Go to last post

    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: husaberg Yesterday, 23:31 Go to last post

    Summer running - 2000 Ducati ST2

    Thread Starter: OddDuck

    I've gone ahead and bought my second Ducati. Summertime. Time to ride again, getting a bike for the season while the 900SS is laid up with major engine rebuild work. It can be a bit of a saga, the fun and games involved in attempting to secure a reasonably reliable ride in the sub-$7K...

    Last Post By: OddDuck Yesterday, 21:43 Go to last post

    Your first bike.

    Thread Starter: Yokomama

    Having been a car guy for about as long as Iíve been allowed to drive, Iíve only recently come over to the correct number of wheels. Iím more aiming at the older crowd here - I respect such experience. Everyone remembers their first bike. Right? My grandad had a triumph tiger cub - the one...

    Last Post By: slofox Today, 15:28 Go to last post

    Testing rectifier on a Street Triple R 2011

    Thread Starter: BikingBrit

    Hi there, I've been having problems keeping my battery charged on my Triple R 2011 and hoped to get some insight from someone who knows more than I do. I have bought a new battery but the problem remained. I'm really not that good with electrics, but I did a diode test (following some youtube...

    Last Post By: F5 Dave Today, 19:58 Go to last post

    old progams

    Thread Starter: jellywrestler

    hi folks, i'm looking at doing a book on circuits through time in new zealand and keen to acknowledge bucket racings contribution to motorcycle racing. I'm covering fixed circuits like manfeild and the cemetery circuit not open carparks or areas that were set out with cones so keen to see if any...

    Last Post By: F5 Dave Today, 12:53 Go to last post

    Yamaha XV500 project- piston ring question

    Thread Starter: arpa

    Hi All, I drifting further and further in my recently obtained Yamaha, as it has more issues than I expected. Engine apart, replacement crankshaft and con rods on the way from Ebay, also crankshaft bearings as well.. as is usual, I started to think about replacing all parts which is accessible now,...

    Last Post By: arpa Today, 08:18 Go to last post

    TS125 Powered Bucket

    Thread Starter: jthespanner

    Hello Lads and Ladess's I have recently built a new bucket bike specs as follows. 1989 GSXR250 (GJ72) frame Front forks stripped and rebuilt, 20w oil, extra pre-load on springs Standard rear shock. GSX1300R Rear sets with custom solid pegs and sliders. 13mm GN125 front Master Cylinder...

    Last Post By: speedpro Today, 07:27 Go to last post
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    Suzuki Burgman 650 - Who's ridden or owned one? What did you think?

    Thread Starter: Navy Boy

    Hi All It may be the Xmas spirit that is getting to me but I'm thinking of getting a Suzuki Burgman 650. Scooterazzi in Wellington have a new one in and I'm looking to get a bike that can do the work commute (From Trentham to Wellington CBD), get me to Wellington Airport as well as do my IAM...

    Last Post By: nerrrd Today, 10:10 Go to last post
    Navy Boy

    Route 66 - Who's done it and what would you recommend?

    Thread Starter: Navy Boy

    Hi All My wife and I are looking at doing Route 66 sometime during the second half of next year and I'm after some information from those who've done it please. 1. Guided or self-guided? 2. Do it yourself or use a company? If a company who'd you recommend? 3. Which way? East to...

    Last Post By: russd7 Today, 15:55 Go to last post