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Forum: Racing 02-18-2013, 04:33 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 578
Posted By northumbrian
Didnt go last year, but 3 off us are booked for...

Didnt go last year, but 3 off us are booked for this year. To get to the track seems fairly straightforward (in Russian terms) cant remember the names of the stations, but it goes something like...
Forum: EMEA 01-06-2013, 05:49 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 936
Posted By northumbrian
Hi, Personally I would do the loop (if you can...

Hi,
Personally I would do the loop (if you can afford the time) come back from Moscow, Warsaw , Berlin , then down through Switzerland.
It's got to be more fun and so much less hassle.
From...
Forum: Thumpers 12-27-2010, 07:05 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,045
Posted By northumbrian
That sort of mileage I would not be thinking of a...

That sort of mileage I would not be thinking of a single cylinder bike. Kawasaki Versy sounds like what you need. Reliable, Cheap, Comfortable ( few basic weaks first),and more than capable.
Forum: Beasts 11-16-2010, 12:22 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 15,397
Posted By northumbrian
Interesting reading, I came back into biking 8...

Interesting reading, I came back into biking 8 yrs ago, first bike, a minter GC ..... loved the bike to bits, put on Remus cans, sounded great. Sold it, (and as usual, wished i hadnt!)
As long as...
Forum: Beasts 11-16-2010, 12:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,437
Posted By northumbrian
Nice write up Jon, opinions / perceptions are a...

Nice write up Jon, opinions / perceptions are a personal thing, but generally I agree with most of your comments, regarding the brakes, As Pinnochio`s girlfriend once said "things feel a little...
Forum: Beasts 08-31-2010, 01:51 PM
Replies: 186
Views: 81,888
Posted By northumbrian
Howdy Brown eye, Its an 1100 s, (they didnt...

Howdy Brown eye,
Its an 1100 s, (they didnt make a 1000 version.) The S model is a bit more tricked out with lotsa carbon, lighter drop forged Marchesini rims, awesome Brembo monobloc brake...
Forum: Beasts 08-24-2010, 01:59 PM
Replies: 186
Views: 81,888
Posted By northumbrian
Why oh why do people get so sexed up about...

Why oh why do people get so sexed up about needing a 21" wheel on a Vee before it can be called an Adventure bike.
Bigger rolling Dia will screw up the geo of the bike, a 17" with Distanzia`s is...
Forum: Beasts 08-22-2010, 02:30 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,689
Posted By northumbrian
Well.....yes it does.... But, they have different...

Well.....yes it does.... But, they have different uses.
The Hyper is tricked out with Leo vinci zorst, race ECU, air box mods etc.
It is a toy for ripping up the backroads and torturing sports...
Forum: Beasts 08-21-2010, 02:53 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,689
Posted By northumbrian
Personaly, go for the 1100...... the extra torque...

Personaly, go for the 1100...... the extra torque is what its all about,
Forum: EMEA 12-25-2009, 12:10 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,203
Posted By northumbrian
Interesting, I have been knocking the idea of a...

Interesting, I have been knocking the idea of a jaunt to Moscow around for a while, and low and behold you are a neighbour!!
Motoreiter is spot on in his comments (he would be he`s out there!)
Me,...
Forum: Asia Pacific 01-11-2008, 11:48 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,310
Posted By northumbrian
Going back out to Moscow to work on 14th January,...

Going back out to Moscow to work on 14th January, the kids out there really do appreciate any support they can get ( not quite the same over here !!) Last time I was out there, i took a friends...
Forum: Road warriors 01-04-2008, 09:02 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 7,120
Posted By northumbrian
So what colour ya gettin ??,

So what colour ya gettin ??,
Forum: Asia Pacific 01-04-2008, 08:45 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,310
Posted By northumbrian
Good man, truly a good cause..... I have been...

Good man, truly a good cause..... I have been working in Russia lately and i understand your reasons for the trip.
Was thinking of heading to Moscow on the bike this summer from the UK.
Amsterdam,...
Forum: Thumpers 05-15-2007, 12:52 PM
Replies: 23,669
Views: 3,962,587
Posted By northumbrian
well its got a DRZ motor, with a Pumper carb,...

well its got a DRZ motor, with a Pumper carb, Scorpion S/S race exhaust and K&N Air filter ( hopefully image will appear! )
http://i25.photobucket.com/albums/c83/Northumbrian/Bikes/Bikes034.jpg
Forum: Beasts 05-14-2007, 01:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 872
Posted By northumbrian
Valves should be checked at 12K, slight tapping...

Valves should be checked at 12K, slight tapping noise tends to signify slack clearances, problem is when you get tight clearances (no noise) valve seats start to burn, compression goes, ..............
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