General Bike Chat

September 19, 2019

Birmingham Motorbike show Chain and Sprockets

Birmingham Motorbike show Chain and Sprockets Heading over to the bike show in November and I was going to see if I could pick up a new Chain and Sprocket set among other things on my list :smileee: Do you reckon that there would be an issue bringing it home through security in the […]

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September 18, 2019

Keeping engine clean ish

Keeping engine clean ish Hey, trying to keep my engine as clean as I can and I’ve been looking at products to keep it clean… Some seems to spray WD40 or ACF50 … Don’t want anything sticky that can attract grime or crap off the road… Curious as to what most of you […]

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September 17, 2019

Red hot Austrian .

Red hot Austrian . Any one ever had a fire behind the front sprocket cover , the bikes a ktm 950,happened to me the other day didnt notice it until i got off and seen the cover all melted and a great big hole in it , any way took it off to stick […]

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September 17, 2019

Impact screwdriver cheap

Impact screwdriver cheap As above. Mr price Midleton selling impact screwdrivers for 4.99 euro. Metal box and the usual 2x slot and 2x Philips. Source: Impact screwdriver cheap

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September 16, 2019

Duplicate key services in Ireland

Duplicate key services in Ireland Alright lads, I have 1 key for the bike and 1 for the work van. I want to get duplicates incase the worst happens. They both have immobilisers so its not just key cutting but coding also. Any recommendations as to where to get this done in […]

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September 15, 2019

Sport bike reccomendation

Sport bike reccomendation Its time i got a proper bike again. I am currently using a burgman as a daily bike and its great but i want something fun. Specifically a sports bike. Roughly a 4k budget. I am trying to decide between a jap 600/750 or an RSVR factory. Looking for […]

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September 15, 2019

Help required. stranded uk biker in galway.

Help required. stranded uk biker in galway. Hi i stopped to help a guy and his wife on a broken down bmw gs 1200 today. They were on the way to killarney and intended getting ferry back to uk on thursday. Bike cut out by gort. Resue van picked it up and was […]

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September 15, 2019

Yamaha mt09 Tracer GT or Kawasaki Versys 1000 SE?

Yamaha mt09 Tracer GT or Kawasaki Versys 1000 SE? So I’m getting a claim payout shortly and I’m undecided as to what to get…. I want to upgrade from my ’00 Honda Varadero 1000xl to a new bike. I’m on the fence between the ’19 Tracer GT and the ’19 Versys 1000 SE. […]

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