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Forum: Beasts 07-18-2014, 06:27 PM
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Posted By ajsimmo
Thumb Guys, Take a quick look here to check out...

Guys,
Take a quick look here to check out baffle mods on the Arrow. (http://www.triumphrat.net/twins-technical-talk/117098-taming-arrow-2-into-2-pipes.html)

A few links also to source them.

AJ
Forum: Beasts 07-06-2014, 04:21 PM
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Posted By ajsimmo
Thanks Edder, Very helpful, exactly what I was...

Thanks Edder,
Very helpful, exactly what I was looking for, especially the gas station comment.

Just hope I don't run out of gas/fuel/petrol (too many words for the same thing).

AJ
Forum: Beasts 07-06-2014, 03:27 AM
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Posted By ajsimmo
Tips n Tricks

Guys,

Me & the wife are spending 2 weeks in Utah & Nevada in August (yes I know its bloody hot, but beggars can't be choosers).

We're renting a couple of Triumphs (Bonny T100 & a Thunderbird)...
Forum: Beasts 06-06-2014, 05:01 PM
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Posted By ajsimmo
Cheers Max Thanks for the ideas &...

Cheers Max
Thanks for the ideas & encouragement.

TT was truly amazing.
AJ:clap
Forum: Beasts 06-06-2014, 04:08 PM
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Posted By ajsimmo
Laugh TT Races

Not quite Adventure Biking, but ive just spent 10 days on the Isle of Man in a sea of sports bikes.

To say my Scrambler got more compliments and attention than 95% of all those sports bike clones...
Forum: Beasts 05-30-2014, 12:49 AM
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Posted By ajsimmo
Rosa Ive had my Arrow ceramic coated for years...

Rosa
Ive had my Arrow ceramic coated for years now. I can touch the pipes during use. They're hot, but not scalding hot.

I hope that helps.

PS. I went for a slightly rough finish, but i...
Forum: Beasts 05-20-2014, 03:50 PM
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Posted By ajsimmo
Alloy Wheels

Just thought I'd share a couple of gratuitous Scram pics.

The wife got me a couple of alloy black rim wheels for my 50th!! (She's great...................... the missus is not too bad either!!!)....
Forum: Beasts 05-03-2014, 11:55 AM
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Posted By ajsimmo
Nice photo and nice bike Arrow. Very cool...

Nice photo and nice bike Arrow.

Very cool http://www.triumphrat.net/images/smilies/biggrin.gif.pagespeed.ce.PPA3O6zL_D.gif
Forum: Beasts 04-19-2014, 04:29 AM
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Posted By ajsimmo
Talking Try these...

Try these Terry,https://farm3.staticflickr.com/2820/13318154454_b157792a3d_c.jpg

Cheap and fitted in 20mins!

Just type cnc bar end mirrors into google.

They've got me round Europe a few...
Forum: Beasts 04-18-2014, 01:14 AM
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Posted By ajsimmo
Cool2 Great picture Ian, I hope you get the new...

Great picture Ian,

I hope you get the new map installed.

Lovely looking bike mate.

AJ
Forum: Beasts 04-09-2014, 04:36 PM
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Posted By ajsimmo
Hi Nicolas The seats are just the normal...

Hi Nicolas

The seats are just the normal Bonneville seats (a single seat/rack and a normal bonny seat) that I have taken to a classic car upholsterer. I asked for the brown colour, different...
Forum: Beasts 03-21-2014, 06:19 PM
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Posted By ajsimmo
Got it from a website called Capcatcher.com. ...

Got it from a website called Capcatcher.com.

Now where's my beer!:rofl
Forum: Beasts 03-21-2014, 04:46 PM
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Posted By ajsimmo
Laugh A bit of fun

A wet but bright day in Blighty!

New Rectifier cover and a bit of a giggle with a bottle opener!!
https://farm3.staticflickr.com/2820/13318154454_b157792a3d_b.jpg...
Forum: Beasts 01-11-2014, 02:16 PM
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Posted By ajsimmo
Cool2 Scrambler Special Edition

http://d26ya5yqg8yyvs.cloudfront.net/Cool3.gif Scrambler Special Edition
<hr style="color:#575757; background-color:#575757" size="1"> Spied this Triumph Scrambler today...
Forum: Beasts 11-05-2013, 10:19 AM
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Posted By ajsimmo
Cheers danketchpel, I think I would take...

Cheers danketchpel,

I think I would take more time to "get there", we seemed to rush it a bit, maybe a meandering route through France to get to Switzerland first.

Still, we had a great time.
...
Forum: Beasts 11-04-2013, 01:19 PM
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Posted By ajsimmo
Euro trip

The wife and I took a trip round Europe this autumn. France, Germany, Austria, Italy, Lichtenstein and Switzerland were on our route. Here's a few pics of the Austrian Alps.
...
Forum: Beasts 10-05-2013, 02:44 AM
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Posted By ajsimmo
Turbo They don't fit directly as the brackets...

Turbo
They don't fit directly as the brackets are designed for the older single clock version. I just fabbed up a couple of extender bars (flat metal with holes either end 3inches long) and it...
Forum: Beasts 08-05-2013, 01:11 AM
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Posted By ajsimmo
Wicked Conti Tyres

New set of Conti Tk's installed.

Initially it felt strange, but they've now bedded in and seem great.

Getting ready for a km4000 trip around Europe next week with the wife on her Bonny.
...
Forum: Beasts 05-15-2013, 09:04 AM
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Posted By ajsimmo
Question Hey Killer How have you found the exhaust...

Hey Killer

How have you found the exhaust wrap?

Does it fray or break at all, or do you have to replace it at all?

Nice looking set up you've got there.

cheers.
AJ:bmwrider
Forum: Beasts 05-14-2013, 04:42 PM
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Posted By ajsimmo
Laugh Hey Dethrok Great post, i really enjoyed your...

Hey Dethrok
Great post, i really enjoyed your write up and im very envious of your huge wide open spaces over there.

I particularly enjoyed it because ive just started planning my 50th birthday...
Forum: Beasts 05-02-2013, 05:14 PM
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Posted By ajsimmo
Wicked Cheers Simon Yea ive used PJ before as well,...

Cheers Simon
Yea ive used PJ before as well, long ride for me though so had to make do with Royal Mail!!

However it was excellent service.

I think I'll check the website for those blinkers.
Forum: Beasts 05-01-2013, 03:56 PM
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Posted By ajsimmo
[QUOTE=Simon T;21307944]Been out for the first...

[QUOTE=Simon T;21307944]Been out for the first decent ride of the year....here's a couple of pics ....nearly done the mods I want

Hey Simon
The bikes looking good plus the suns shining! A double...
Forum: Beasts 04-29-2013, 11:54 AM
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Posted By ajsimmo
Cheers Blacky

Cheers Blacky
Forum: Beasts 04-28-2013, 11:38 PM
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Posted By ajsimmo
Makis Rubber looks good, as does the bike. ...

Makis
Rubber looks good, as does the bike.

Im due for a new rear pretty soon, how do you find the TKCs on tarmac?
Forum: Beasts 04-28-2013, 04:27 AM
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Posted By ajsimmo
Cheers Manray, I wanted something...

Cheers Manray,

I wanted something unobtrusive, so I decided to use "THREADED BALL KNOBS"!!

Trust me, it took me a while to discover the proper name for these babies, but once you know the...
Forum: Beasts 04-27-2013, 01:33 PM
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Posted By ajsimmo
Days Riding in Devon

Just a couple of pics in Torquay & Teignmouth in the cold sunlight, (its not warm here at all yet).
http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8113/8686068439_7081419316_b.jpg...
Forum: Beasts 04-15-2013, 12:10 PM
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Posted By ajsimmo
A glorious example of "crazy mother f#<^er...

A glorious example of "crazy mother f#<^er syndrome"

Or then again, "Stubborn Scrambler Owner Syndrome"!!!

Nice going Blacktiger, I'll have to pop in next time I'm over your way to take your...
Forum: Beasts 04-15-2013, 12:23 AM
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Posted By ajsimmo
Looking good satcen, looks like a great day out.

Looking good satcen, looks like a great day out.
Forum: Beasts 04-14-2013, 12:32 PM
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Posted By ajsimmo
Cheers Simon, I think I agree.

Cheers Simon, I think I agree.
Forum: Beasts 04-14-2013, 11:18 AM
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Posted By ajsimmo
Cheers buddy

Cheers buddy
Forum: Beasts 04-14-2013, 08:22 AM
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Posted By ajsimmo
Talking New seat

Had it re-upholstered, but I'm not too sure if I like it better than my previous one.??????:gerg

Old Seat
http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8033/7946052146_acd003c6f1_b.jpg

New seat...
Forum: Beasts 04-04-2013, 01:44 PM
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Posted By ajsimmo
Hey Jim, Sorry to see you go, but keep...

Hey Jim,

Sorry to see you go, but keep coming back and see what your missing!!

AJ
Forum: Beasts 03-14-2013, 03:26 PM
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Posted By ajsimmo
Cool2 Hey Simon, Salisbury Plain is one of the...

Hey Simon,

Salisbury Plain is one of the best places in UK, you just have to avoid the range wardens!!!

We've got Dartmoor down here, but the walkers try to kill you with their death looks!!
...
Forum: Beasts 01-27-2013, 06:14 AM
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Posted By ajsimmo
LED Running Lights

OK,
Just thought I'd show how my Vision X (same as Twisted Throttle & Denali ) mounted.

Since the pics were taken, I've angled them down a lot more to avoid blinding people!

Its so much better...
Forum: Beasts 10-12-2012, 12:44 PM
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Posted By ajsimmo
Thanks for taking the time Karl. How about a...

Thanks for taking the time Karl.

How about a 50% discount?????? :lol3
Forum: Beasts 10-06-2012, 03:59 AM
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Posted By ajsimmo
Beach, I look forward to seeing them...

Beach,

I look forward to seeing them installed and getting some of your feedback.
Forum: Beasts 10-06-2012, 03:57 AM
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Posted By ajsimmo
Anarchist, You've got to do it, you know you...

Anarchist,

You've got to do it, you know you want to!

You'll not regret it and you'll have a bunch of fun.:D
Forum: Beasts 10-05-2012, 08:47 AM
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Posted By ajsimmo
Wicked From what you guys have said, I think I'm gonna...

From what you guys have said, I think I'm gonna think of something else.

1250 for a couple of wheels, (no matter how beautiful) is ridiculous.

Thinkng about it, thats about 20% of the cost...
Forum: Beasts 10-04-2012, 12:30 PM
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Posted By ajsimmo
Scrambler Alpinas

Contacted Alpina UK to ask about these -

http://www.alpina-uk.com/wp-content/themes/alpina/timthumb.php?src=http://www.alpina-uk.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/04/pb110364-Copy.jpg&h=425&w=635&q=80...
Forum: Beasts 10-03-2012, 10:55 AM
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Posted By ajsimmo
Snap

Looks like this could be a trend!!!!

http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8299/7946053810_80cb3e07ef_c.jpg

Although she sold the Bonnie last week and now has spanking new Street Triple (she liked the...
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