General Bike Chat

March 24, 2020

Essential Businesses allowed to stay open

Essential Businesses allowed to stay open At least bike shops/repair shops not included on list. The following is an indicative list of what are considered essential retail outlets: retail and wholesale sale of food, beverages and newspapers in non-specialised and specialised stores retail sale of household consumer products necessary to maintain the safety […]

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March 24, 2020

R.I.P Tony Rutter

R.I.P Tony Rutter Sad for Michael…R.I.P Source: R.I.P Tony Rutter

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March 24, 2020

Feed the front line – Go fund me?

Feed the front line – Go fund me? What’s this all about? Why are people donating to this? I am a front line healthcare worker. I don’t need feeding. I have a job/wage….salary isn’t massive for my role, but it;s in line with the average industrial wage. Why are all these do […]

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March 23, 2020

Getting the Fonz's Triumph Running

Getting the Fonz’s Triumph Running They usually do big American engine rebuilds, but occasionally they have a bike in: Source: Getting the Fonz’s Triumph Running

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March 23, 2020

Zinc and nickel anodes?

Zinc and nickel anodes? Anywhere in ireland supply zinc and nickel anodes for electroplating? was planning to try it on a few bolts on a project of mine but only see places in the uk selling them Source: Zinc and nickel anodes?

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March 23, 2020

New TT Documentary

New TT Documentary for those of us bored off our tits….. Source: New TT Documentary

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March 23, 2020

Social distancing-Motorcycling

Social distancing-Motorcycling Never saw as many bikes on the road as I did yesterday…great to see but interestingly a lot of the motorcycle journalists such as Simon Hargreaves and Martin Fitz of MCN saying we should not be out and about at all!! @SimonHbikes I get the whole cabin fever thing and was […]

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March 19, 2020

Pirelli Anger ST

Pirelli Anger ST I see Megabikes doing a set for €180. Are these any good? Anyone running them? Surely can’t go wrong for price. Source: Pirelli Anger ST

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