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by Cabernet
10 May 2019, 18:52
Forum: Bike Chat
Topic: RS660?
Replies: 12
Views: 1194

Re: RS660?

Shorter chassis My old v-twin sd had a shorter wheelbase than the new parallel 790? Ktm extended it when they did the facelift on the superduke to tame the handling a little. The rear cylinder extends above the swing arm pivot. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk And how much is one of them to buy &...
by Cabernet
05 May 2019, 20:51
Forum: Bike Chat
Topic: Anyone going oulton bsb in September?
Replies: 4
Views: 436

Re: Anyone going oulton bsb in September?

Lots of folk I'm sure.
by Cabernet
05 May 2019, 20:50
Forum: Bike Chat
Topic: RS660?
Replies: 12
Views: 1194

Re: RS660?

F800, New Ktm, MT07, Ninja 650, CB500, NC700/750 all realistically sub 120mph machines where performance is gained through agility. The exception being the SV650 (& the Shiver 750 if you want be particular).
by Cabernet
05 May 2019, 11:38
Forum: Bike Chat
Topic: RS660?
Replies: 12
Views: 1194

Re: RS660?

Shorter chassis
by Cabernet
25 Apr 2019, 19:13
Forum: Bike Chat
Topic: Money to Burn?
Replies: 11
Views: 1180

Re: Money to Burn?

cupidstunt wrote:
24 Apr 2019, 12:15
Too fast for him.
Psst! Been fishing recently?
by Cabernet
24 Apr 2019, 22:43
Forum: Bike Chat
Topic: Money to Burn?
Replies: 11
Views: 1180

Re: Money to Burn?

Was reading an article on Tesla early. The life span on the batteries is @94,000 miles. The CO2 emissions of a 2.0l diesel is less over the same distance than those used just to make batteries, let-alone recharging them.
by Cabernet
13 Apr 2019, 17:58
Forum: Bike Chat
Topic: Long overdue.
Replies: 16
Views: 1513

Re: Long overdue.

From reading the whole article it seems that the additional service they provide has been deemed unnecessary. I don’t see how they are depriving an industry by doing 0.01% of the work. Are we saying all voluntary work is done by wankers preventing people gaining paid employment? Very sad if you thi...
by Cabernet
13 Apr 2019, 08:45
Forum: Bike Chat
Topic: Long overdue.
Replies: 16
Views: 1513

Re: Long overdue.

From reading the whole article it seems that the additional service they provide has been deemed unnecessary. I don’t see how they are depriving an industry by doing 0.01% of the work. Are we saying all voluntary work is done by wankers preventing people gaining paid employment? Very sad if you thi...
by Cabernet
12 Apr 2019, 23:15
Forum: Bike Chat
Topic: Long overdue.
Replies: 16
Views: 1513

Re: Long overdue.

I agree but in part for different reasons, I completely agree about the egotistical "I've got blue lights brigade". My main issue is having an emergency service completely dependent on volunteers, if the idea behind the scheme is to remove an extra duty from police and ambulance there has to be som...
by Cabernet
11 Apr 2019, 21:55
Forum: Bike Chat
Topic: Long overdue.
Replies: 16
Views: 1513

Re: Long overdue.

Stumoores wrote:
11 Apr 2019, 21:43
Saw this a couple of weeks ago. ive seen the blood bikers raising funds on a couple of occasions since and wondered why ?


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It is actually only one charity affected around Coventry. Let's hope it's the thin end of the wedge.