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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: Frits Overmars Yesterday, 05:10 Go to last post
    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: Laava Yesterday, 15:59 Go to last post
    Owl

    Tag o rama!

    Thread Starter: Owl

    Rules are easy...and borrowed from Waikato! #1 - Find the tag and reproduce the photo (as best as possible). The first person to post a found tag gets to place the next tag. If you get a tag, but somebody else posts their picture first, you lose. #2 - Take the tag to a new location (location...

    Last Post By: biggo Yesterday, 19:45 Go to last post
    Benjah

    I'm looking for Christchurch Adv rides

    Thread Starter: Benjah

    I've just relocated from Wellington to Christchurch and am looking to go on some sweet adv rides. Any Christchurch Veterans willing to show a new guy the ropes? Any recommended routes etc. I ride a F650gs Dakar and I'd rate my skill level as intermediate (on a good day..)

    Last Post By: Benjah Yesterday, 22:39 Go to last post
    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...

    Last Post By: F5 Dave Yesterday, 19:23 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: F5 Dave Yesterday, 12:35 Go to last post
    jim.cox

    Q: Bevelhead Ducati. How to free-up a binding clutch?

    Thread Starter: jim.cox

    Ok, I'll be the first to admit it: The MHR does not get enough riding. Aside from a WoF and new a front tyre there isn't actually much holding it back. Except the clutch - which is binding (again). I've pulled it apart before and found parts of it are so polished that with the 50 weight...

    Last Post By: Kickaha Yesterday, 18:59 Go to last post
    SaferRides

    Improved tyre wear after Ride Forever course

    Thread Starter: SaferRides

    The main thing I got out of the Ride Forever course last year was improving my road positioning while cornering. Not only did that help me to corner better but I've noticed about a 20% improvement in tyre life. I expect that's because I'm carrying more corner speed and not on the brakes and...

    Last Post By: SaferRides Yesterday, 12:48 Go to last post
    Navy Boy

    Ducati 950 Multistrada

    Thread Starter: Navy Boy

    Hi All I've arranged the hire of a 950 Multistrada this coming Sat from Beatniks in Blenheim. I've been curious about these for some time, the last time I rode a Multi being an 1100 air-cooled jobbie some 5-6 years ago. Anyone ridden one of these before? What can I expect? :mellow:

    Last Post By: Laava Yesterday, 18:05 Go to last post
    Gordo66

    Ride recommendations REQUEST

    Thread Starter: Gordo66

    Planning on trying a couple of new rides over summer. Thought I'd thro it out to the group for suggestions. Looking for: - your favourite North Island ride + why - anything i should be conscious/wary of (6 yr intermediate rider)

    Last Post By: reasonable Yesterday, 17:30 Go to last post
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