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by lee711
26 Nov 2019, 20:22
Forum: Bike Chat
Topic: Cleaning the bike............
Replies: 4
Views: 79

Re: Cleaning the bike............

Me and the Mrs were in our back, i was working on my bike, lying on the floor tightening something up and she had just finished polishing hers. She was sitting / straddling it buffing the tank and then decided to get off it and totally forgot to put the sidestand down. the bike crashed to the floor ...
by lee711
02 Nov 2019, 09:21
Forum: Bike Chat
Topic: Fishing for lurkers...
Replies: 107
Views: 8689

Re: Fishing for lurkers...

@Topper yep sure is.
by lee711
30 Sep 2019, 19:40
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: LONE RANGER
Replies: 6
Views: 331

Re: LONE RANGER

I was out yesterday with some IAM riders, Q,ferry, Denbigh, Bala, Trawsfynydd, Snowdon, Betwys, Denbigh, home. Good ride but wet.
by lee711
29 Sep 2019, 17:05
Forum: Bike Chat
Topic: Fishing for lurkers...
Replies: 107
Views: 8689

Re: Fishing for lurkers...

@Clarkey yes the AT is really nice ride, it has the DCT gearbox which is a revelation, the gixus is basically a naked gixxer thou and is a bit of a wild thing. Commute from wirral to kirkby twice daily so the AT just sucks the ride up and is good on juice too, pulls 51 mpg compared to 40mpg on the s...
by lee711
29 Sep 2019, 08:44
Forum: Bike Chat
Topic: Fishing for lurkers...
Replies: 107
Views: 8689

Re: Fishing for lurkers...

Popped in for a nosey and saw this thread, so hello peeps. Still riding but predominantly commuting to work, which takes up most of my time now. Moved on from the fireblade and passed through Tuono v4, Bandit 6, GSXR 600, and now stable a GSXs1000 and a CRF1000l Africa Twin. Mainly gravitate towards...
by lee711
04 Mar 2018, 18:33
Forum: Bike Chat
Topic: bill smiths
Replies: 1
Views: 806

Re: bill smiths

nice one, might pop along on my new africa twin and show them the deal they lost out on to Wigan Honda because they couldn't be arsed to get back in touch with a prospective buyer. Business must be rocking for them.
by lee711
01 Mar 2018, 16:47
Forum: Bike Pictures & Video's
Topic: New bike day
Replies: 6
Views: 2363

Re: New bike day

Lovely bike, enjoy :-) ...... when the weather picks up of course.
by lee711
10 Feb 2018, 22:59
Forum: Bike Chat
Topic: Whats caught your eye for 2018?
Replies: 88
Views: 13742

Re: Whats caught your eye for 2018?

Read alot of good reviews of the yam 10 but was drawn to the DCT gearbox of the honda. I know the bike can completely out perform my skill level but i'm excited to learn about it's capabilities.
by lee711
10 Feb 2018, 22:09
Forum: Bike Chat
Topic: Whats caught your eye for 2018?
Replies: 88
Views: 13742

Re: Whats caught your eye for 2018?

Been toying with the purchase of a Honda Africa Twin for the past 12 months, the GSXR600 is getting a bit much for me joints and back and I quite fancy a try at a bit of off roading and green lane muddyness, just to expand the skill set. Picked up a ex demo 2017 DCT - ABS in Dakar red with 1600 mile...
by lee711
16 Aug 2017, 20:25
Forum: Bike Chat
Topic: Motorcycle training Wirral
Replies: 4
Views: 2138

Re: Motorcycle training Wirral

My mate Sam does the training out of Marriots, can't go wrong there. Of course this is a totally biased post, lol.. :-)