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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: Michael Moore Today, 02:59 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: Grumph Today, 07:23 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...

    Last Post By: WilDun Yesterday, 15:05 Go to last post
    Mental Trousers

    MotoGP 2018

    Thread Starter: Mental Trousers

    Might as well start on next years MotoGP. Entry list as at 10th November 2017 http://www.motogp.com/en/news/2017/11/08/2018-motogp-provisional-entry-list/245319 <table><tr><th>#</th><th>RIDER</th><th>NATIONALITY</th><th>TEAM</th><th>MACHINE</th></tr><tr><td>4</td><td>ANDREA...

    Last Post By: pritch Yesterday, 19:05 Go to last post

    Hot tips

    Thread Starter: GazzaH

    How about we share some hot tips - those little things you wish you'd found out years ago? I'm talking about biking (mostly!). Odds-n-sods we've picked up (sometimes here on KB) that make things easier/better/safer/more fun/more thrilling/cheaper/whatever. One topic at a time though please...

    Last Post By: Oakie Yesterday, 19:29 Go to last post

    STOLEN - Official police listings

    Thread Starter: R650R

    Downloaded all of NZ for last six months as of 18-2-2017 and searched fields for 'roadbike' and cut n pasted all results, dropped out couple of shitters and obscure models. 10WNA,Blue,Yamaha,YZF-R6L,1999,Roadbike,2016-12-08,Auckland City 19YHJ,Yellow,Hyosung,GT,2006,Roadbike,2016-09-18,Bay of...

    Last Post By: rastuscat Yesterday, 19:53 Go to last post

    New Honda CB1000R

    Thread Starter: pritch

    Tonight our time is the big release of the new CB1000R in Europe. It boasts 140 plus ponies and is claimed to be faster to 130kph than a Fireblade. That's not surprising because the Hornet/919 was faster to 160 than a GSXR of the same year, but after 160 the GSXR would leave it in its dust. One...

    Last Post By: Blackbird Today, 06:41 Go to last post

    fasteners for bodywork, where to source?

    Thread Starter: tigertim20

    I tracked down race bodywork for my racebike, but the dzus style fasteners had been lost. Ordered some from cardwells, but theyre the wrong size, (diameter too big) and they dont seem to sell the right size. Looks like the ones I need are a 6mm diameter, and about 10-13mm long. Anyone know...

    Last Post By: tigertim20 Yesterday, 17:12 Go to last post

    Wsbk 2018

    Thread Starter: Badjelly


    Last Post By: roogazza Today, 06:39 Go to last post

    suzuki sv1000s tapping/cam troubleshooting

    Thread Starter: nseagoon

    I have a Suzuki SV1000s K3 and I'm just looking for opinions or experience with an issue. there is a tapping sound coming from either the crank or front cylinder. it's fairly quiet compared to the engine so it's hard to tell exactly where. it's about as fast as tappets but not as regular. I...

    Last Post By: caspernz Yesterday, 20:11 Go to last post