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Forum: Parallel Universe 03-19-2013, 01:50 PM
Replies: 7,804
Views: 2,585,637
Posted By transalp russ
Hey Stan! Have you moved over to the dark side?...

Hey Stan! Have you moved over to the dark side? What happened to the KTM?

I got my pic up by hosting on Flickr and copying the BBcode to here...
Forum: Parallel Universe 03-17-2013, 12:52 PM
Replies: 7,804
Views: 2,585,637
Posted By transalp russ
Snowy trail ride today

All set for a spot of trail riding this morning when it started to snow, I decided to go anyway....Anakee 2's are not the best is these conditions but managed to keep sunny side up !!

<a...
Forum: Ride reports 02-22-2011, 01:54 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 33,271
Posted By transalp russ
Ha ha, this is brill, keep it coming!:rofl ...

Ha ha, this is brill, keep it coming!:rofl

I However I do feel for ever mentally scared by the image of Chris in speedo's ... and that's just not good!
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-07-2011, 10:45 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,999
Posted By transalp russ
Great write up Griz, I went through a similar...

Great write up Griz, I went through a similar procedure and came to the same conclusion, it was the brake rotors.

On comparing brakes on my brother-in-laws Aprilia Dorsoduro, exactly the same,...
Forum: Parallel Universe 08-28-2010, 08:54 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 4,666
Posted By transalp russ
My F800GS has been wobbling all over the shop at...

My F800GS has been wobbling all over the shop at anything over about 75mph, by 80mph it was feeling like it wanted to tank slap!! I've just changed the TKC80's back to Anakees and the wobbles have...
Forum: Parallel Universe 12-27-2009, 11:51 AM
Replies: 189
Views: 20,387
Posted By transalp russ
It seems many F800GSs are leaking from here, it's...

It seems many F800GSs are leaking from here, it's the rocker box gasket, certainly the dealers in the UK are aware of this, mine was fixed for free in few hours.

I'm glad mine developed a leak...
Forum: Parallel Universe 09-22-2009, 11:48 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 919
Posted By transalp russ
I love it too, I find on the deceleration if I...

I love it too, I find on the deceleration if I hold the throttle slightly open I can get it to do it all the more :D:D:D:D:D
Forum: Beasts 09-22-2009, 11:44 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 7,379
Posted By transalp russ
I would go with the F800GS. In fact I did! I sold...

I would go with the F800GS. In fact I did! I sold my Africa Twin and Transalp 650 to buy the BMW.

The F800GS feels like a light, powerful modern Africa. Which bearing in mine it's 20 years newer...
Forum: Parallel Universe 08-18-2009, 03:21 PM
Replies: 7,804
Views: 2,585,637
Posted By transalp russ
Cheers, I use Photomatix...

Cheers, I use Photomatix (http://www.hdrsoft.com/).

You take a number of pictures at different exposures, for this pic. +2EV 0EV -2EV. They are merged in the Photomatix software to produce one...
Forum: Parallel Universe 08-16-2009, 12:29 PM
Replies: 7,804
Views: 2,585,637
Posted By transalp russ
http://www.xrv.org.uk/photopost/data/500/f800-3.jp...

http://www.xrv.org.uk/photopost/data/500/f800-3.jpghttp://lh5.ggpht.com/_6f-yq_8lkE8/Sohc2JxE2II/AAAAAAAABS4/6Er6AiEXdOw/s912/f800-3.jpg...
Forum: Parallel Universe 08-01-2009, 04:36 PM
Replies: 553
Views: 222,765
Posted By transalp russ
Knee contact

Before choosing my crash bars I sat on a few F800GSs at the Adventure Day at the Ace Cafe in London to check knee crash bar clearance.

At 6'2" I found my knees did contact the top of the...
Forum: Parallel Universe 03-01-2009, 11:14 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 12,701
Posted By transalp russ
Hi Wildman, cheers! Your's looks pretty dam...

Hi Wildman,

cheers! Your's looks pretty dam fine too :evil

I've just consolidated my bike collection into one easy to manage bike, the F800GS :D I must update my profile !

I've sold the...
Forum: Parallel Universe 03-01-2009, 02:30 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 12,701
Posted By transalp russ
Pics of 29l + 35l Touratechs

http://lh4.ggpht.com/_6f-yq_8lkE8/SalwpMhCZ3I/AAAAAAAABEE/5PeI-zazGms/rear-1.jpg

http://lh5.ggpht.com/_6f-yq_8lkE8/Salwo6OYt2I/AAAAAAAABD0/vUuy8cK6fsQ/s576/front-1.jpg

Griz, If you want any...
Forum: Europe 01-26-2009, 08:52 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 614
Posted By transalp russ
Will be there too.

Will be there too.
Forum: Beasts 11-29-2008, 01:19 PM
Replies: 5,828
Views: 1,466,636
Posted By transalp russ
Great pics. Dartmoor is great place, although it...

Great pics. Dartmoor is great place, although it can get a bit wet in September.

Some of the roads there have a bit of a funny camber, can find your engine bars being tested, if you know what I...
Forum: Vendors 10-13-2008, 07:14 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,068
Posted By transalp russ
Just bought one this weekend for my 7 year old...

Just bought one this weekend for my 7 year old lad, these things are amazing.

He'd never ridden a powered two wheeler before, within half an hour he was riding quite confidently up and down the...
Forum: Europe 03-03-2008, 07:15 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 513
Posted By transalp russ
Britwell Salome, that's less than 10km from me...

Britwell Salome, that's less than 10km from me :1drink

Although we've recently lost loads of green lanes thanks to President Blair and the Ramblers association, there's still quite a few heading...
Forum: Europe 01-17-2008, 12:28 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 363
Posted By transalp russ
And Transalp people too:wink: ...

And Transalp people too:wink:




.......no, people on Honda Transalps not cross dressers:D:D
Forum: Beasts 12-29-2007, 11:12 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 14,824
Posted By transalp russ
Yep, acording to this weeks issue of Motorcycle...

Yep, acording to this weeks issue of Motorcycle News
Forum: Beasts 03-30-2007, 05:10 AM
Replies: 17,207
Views: 5,031,629
Posted By transalp russ
Not much in the way of modifications, just some...

Not much in the way of modifications, just some MoTech crashbars, touratech luggage and footpegs, I'll post some more pic. when I can find them.

This bike is really growing on me, I bought it in a...
Forum: Beasts 03-16-2007, 02:49 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,145
Posted By transalp russ
Hi mwd, I so nearly bought a Uly, went for a...

Hi mwd,
I so nearly bought a Uly, went for a Honda Transalp in the end, but still ride past Oxford Harley frequently, looking at the nice big orange Buell XB parked outside. My reasons for choosing...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 02-27-2007, 07:49 AM
Replies: 467
Views: 111,831
Posted By transalp russ
From the Elan Valley...

From the Elan Valley (http://www.elanvalley.org.uk/), in Wales, UK

http://wwwusers.brookes.ac.uk/p0071629/images/dam1.jpg

http://wwwusers.brookes.ac.uk/p0071629/images/dam1Claerwen Dam
...
Forum: Beasts 02-25-2007, 11:31 AM
Replies: 11,306
Views: 1,484,549
Posted By transalp russ
How did that happen? Please we don't want it in...

How did that happen? Please we don't want it in Europe!!!!!


UGLY! UGLY! UGLY! UGLY! UGLY! UGLY! UGLY! UGLY! UGLY!
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