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by simon
Thu Sep 09, 2021 10:11 pm
Forum: Boxerbanter
Topic: Decal source
Replies: 7
Views: 307
England

Re: Decal source

northumbrian57 wrote:it's many years since I've been on the site

It certainly is !
How's it hanging? Are you still up on the high ground by the windmills?
by simon
Wed Jul 28, 2021 8:54 pm
Forum: New Trixters?
Topic: French S
Replies: 22
Views: 8852
England

Re: French S

Très joli ...
by simon
Sun Jul 04, 2021 8:55 pm
Forum: Boxerbanter
Topic: Has any one tried this ?
Replies: 4
Views: 588
England

Re: Has any one tried this ?

... I find adding some sugar makes the resultant blue wkd taste better :D

But a more serious point.. is it right that Ethanol affects solder?
by simon
Sun May 30, 2021 9:14 pm
Forum: Boxerbanter
Topic: Was it you?
Replies: 2
Views: 515
England

Re: Was it you?

Well I was out.. so could have been. Was the suspect wearing a dayglo red helmet? Went to j&s looking at gloves.. alpine stars sizing defeats me :?
Had a look up the hill.. all the shops shut! Including custom lids.. on a bank holiday weekend Saturday..
by simon
Tue May 11, 2021 9:43 pm
Forum: Boxerbanter
Topic: More evidence that rthe world has gone mad
Replies: 5
Views: 1082
England

Re: More evidence that rthe world has gone mad

For that price they should throw in a butler to carry them in :D
by simon
Mon May 10, 2021 9:07 pm
Forum: New Trixters?
Topic: New to Boxers, Hello!
Replies: 12
Views: 1396
England

Re: New to Boxers, Hello!

If I didn't have a yellow I'd have a blue one like that.. looks tidy..
Fyi check out motorworks for spark plug cover.. surprisingly not exhorbitent!
by simon
Sun May 02, 2021 9:54 pm
Forum: Boxerbanter
Topic: Has Covid restrictions stopped people posting?
Replies: 23
Views: 3143
England

Re: Has Covid restrictions stopped people posting?

Found a copy of my V5 on my phone and got the tax on it before heading home. Knowing my luck, would get pinged by plod on the A68 home without it.. Phew! Thought that's a good idea and put a copy on phone.. Fast forward to today.. Meant to do it before setting off.. got to Deadwater (above Kielder)...
by simon
Sun May 02, 2021 9:38 pm
Forum: Boxerbanter
Topic: Another 'old' boy returns
Replies: 7
Views: 1038
England

Re: Another 'old' boy returns

Those rocksters are good / unique looking .. me too wrt lime.
by simon
Sun May 02, 2021 9:32 pm
Forum: Boxerbanter
Topic: I'm shocked !
Replies: 7
Views: 1082
England

Re: I'm shocked !

With a great lady by my side, I hope it carries on for many years ! Is that the one in red or blue? Sorry, but couldn't resist.. :lol: I think like the bikes a lot of us here are past their sell by dates on extended warranties :wink: I used to think if I make it to 30, then 40 then 50.. next immine...
by simon
Sun May 02, 2021 9:23 pm
Forum: Days Out
Topic: Actual Days out.
Replies: 9
Views: 1578
England

Re: Actual Days out.

jeznewsome wrote:Yup, I'd be game, just need some decent weather!

Ditto..
by simon
Sun Mar 21, 2021 9:21 pm
Forum: Boxertech
Topic: R1100s riser bars back to stock
Replies: 12
Views: 1960
England

Re: R1100s riser bars back to stock

Hello Karl, I'm in Northumberland near Hexham. I looked at flipping the standard bars left to right so that the lug with the bolt hole was flush with the top of the yoke but the angle of the bars was a bit odd.. I. E. uncomfortable left/right angle for wrists. Have you flipped your comfort bars so t...
by simon
Sat Mar 20, 2021 11:12 pm
Forum: Boxertech
Topic: R1100s riser bars back to stock
Replies: 12
Views: 1960
England

Re: R1100s riser bars back to stock

Hello Karl, I have a pair of standard bars surplus to requirements and wouldn't mind a pair of comfort ones (a previous off broke both wrists)... If you want to do a swap? As they're not affixed I could send them to you and you could send yours by return when you've swapped, minimising your down tim...
by simon
Fri Feb 26, 2021 9:23 pm
Forum: Boxertech
Topic: Oil leak from rear axle housing
Replies: 5
Views: 1104
England

Re: Oil leak from rear axle housing

Hello Robin, .. That's a breather cap, yes? Have changed the oil in back axle.. Maybe too much? If not maybe gearbox output seal leaking, filling backend up somehow.. If you peel the back gaiter back is there oil there? Is it oil or maybe brake fluid? Possible leak from caliper or maybe rear brake r...
by simon
Sun Feb 21, 2021 9:27 pm
Forum: Boxertech
Topic: Oil cooler protection
Replies: 3
Views: 866
England

Re: Oil cooler protection

Al wrote:Got a piece of Ali mesh from B&Q, easy to cut and shape, used a bit of epoxy to bond it to fairing, £5.

Al.
me too.. Done on a couple.. I sprayed it black and rather than attach to fairing fixed to oil cooler with cable ties.
by simon
Sat Feb 20, 2021 9:34 pm
Forum: Humour
Topic: ELECTRICAL THEORY
Replies: 1
Views: 676
England

Re: ELECTRICAL THEORY

As Plato said.. ergo sum caveat habeus ex machina ... I don't think you'd have any disagreement from Spock..
Joe Lucas, Prince of Darkness has done to encourage other countries electrical engineering (apart from Veglia.. I lost track of the speedos my Bonneville went through).

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