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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: F5 Dave Yesterday, 19:10 Go to last post
    The_Dover

    South Auckland Thursday Night Ride

    Thread Starter: The_Dover

    Alright then you homo's in order to save a 100km round trip to the Albany Pub and avoid the attention of the filth I'm organising a South Auckland Thursday Night Ride. Organising being a loose description. I have a route in mind, sadly I don't know where the pubs are around south yet but I will...

    Last Post By: eldog Yesterday, 15:26 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: Michael Moore Today, 07:08 Go to last post
    scracha

    2019 Cliffhanger Hill Climb (road)

    Thread Starter: scracha

    23 & 24th March Cliffhanger Road Hill Climb All motorcycles and sidecars welcome. Free spectating and camping. Competitors: Saturday $100, Sunday $125 or $175 both days (entries after 1st Feb are priced higher) More details here:-...

    Last Post By: reasonable Yesterday, 19:07 Go to last post
    Dadpole

    Wsbk 2019

    Thread Starter: Dadpole

    Since we do not seem to have a thread.. :woohoo: We MAY have a good season coming up judging by race 1.

    Last Post By: roogazza Today, 07:02 Go to last post
    HEsch

    Helmet lifespan?

    Thread Starter: HEsch

    How long would you anticipate a helmet to last, sans crashes or impact? Do you replace on a time schedule (ie, every 5 years), or kms travelled (I don't know, but, maybe 25 or 50,000kms?). Or use some other form of measurement to determine a new one is needed?

    Last Post By: pritch Yesterday, 11:35 Go to last post
    arpa

    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: FJRider Today, 05:48 Go to last post
    Mike.Gayner

    Where to buy steel

    Thread Starter: Mike.Gayner

    I'm getting more into welding/fabrication as a hobby and am just progressing past the stage of working on offcuts and scraps. But I have no idea where to buy steel (box, tube, sheet) for reasonable prices. I'm in Tauranga. Ta.

    Last Post By: layton Yesterday, 18:53 Go to last post
    STJim

    Northern Odyssey

    Thread Starter: STJim

    The Northern Odyssey is running again. Entrants will be given a route of approximately 1000 km of North island roads selected for good riding, great scenery and points of interest along the way. Every hour so you will need to stop and find the answer to a question. Questions can be completed...

    Last Post By: eldog Yesterday, 15:31 Go to last post
    mike white

    XR200 gearshaft/countershaft ????

    Thread Starter: mike white

    Hi I stripped down what I thought was my 81 Honda xr200 as I wanted to replace the shaft that the front sprocket was on as previous owner had welded it on. Also tidying up the motor at same time. However the hiccup I have come across is that when I recieved another shaft from honda dismantler it...

    Last Post By: FJRider Yesterday, 21:44 Go to last post