General Bike Chat

February 1, 2021

Bike Transport

Bike Transport Hello With the current lock down till 5th March i might have to employ a courier to collect a scooter from Belfast back to Athenry Co. Galway, i have been quoted a price of €290 is this excessive or the norm for such a trip. Cheers Source: Bike Transport

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February 1, 2021

Aprilia RST1000 Futura. Anyone had one or know anything about them?

Aprilia RST1000 Futura. Anyone had one or know anything about them? From reading about them they seem to be quite good. Reliability isn’t much of an issue, decent build quality etc. Looks are subjective, I like it though. But has anyone had any experience with one and what do they think? Choice is a […]

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January 31, 2021

Hey guys . Any feedback on the Triumph Tiger 800

Hey guys . Any feedback on the Triumph Tiger 800 .Thinking of changing from the Deauville. Would value any opinions . Would be looking at 2014 ish models Thanks Source: Hey guys . Any feedback on the Triumph Tiger 800

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January 31, 2021

Chinese Mopeds

Chinese Mopeds Hi Guys I want to know your thoughts on Chinese mopeds. Im working in delivery and I looking for a moped. I see lexmotos are the cheapest new but Im not sure how they would hold up doing thirty miles a day. Ive researched this and people recommend japanese bikes instead. What […]

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January 31, 2021

Garden shed to store motorcycle?

Garden shed to store motorcycle? Hi all. Short version of a long story. To extend the rear of our house I have to lose my rickety block shed that came with the house. The cost of building a block shed is out of the question, metal shed is a possibility but I really would […]

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January 31, 2021

Newbie needs help with starting!

Newbie needs help with starting! YAMAHA TDR 125 2002 is low to start with the choke.All new parts. So my son got his first bike and he loves it but starting it is a pain.Electric ignition.No kickstarter. I wont go into the long list of woes we had with it but we have figured […]

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January 29, 2021

How many bike models could you recognize by sight?

How many bike models could you recognize by sight? New to the bike world and hadn’t realized the amount of brands and models of bikes being so extensive. How many different models of brands would be on Irish roads do you roughly think? How many do you think you could easily recognize? Would you […]

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January 29, 2021

Bike collection

Bike collection Can anyone recommend a company to purchase a bike from leixlip and transport to Leitrim? I’ve tried jarvis as another poster had recommended but he is out of country. Source: Bike collection

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