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Forum: Beasts 08-29-2014, 01:27 PM
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Posted By Two Plugs
The Honda Rebel is a poor single cylinder custom...

The Honda Rebel is a poor single cylinder custom over here comparable with the Suzuki Savage... It might be indestructable, but not really a bike to be named in Honda's heritage ;) I would prefer a...
Forum: Beasts 08-29-2014, 01:22 PM
Replies: 529
Views: 121,779
Posted By Two Plugs
Love the pics. The XLV750R still rocks! Didn't...

Love the pics. The XLV750R still rocks! Didn't you live in Northern Germany? Groningen (Northern Province of the Netherlands) calling. Have to meet up someday. Would be fun.
Forum: Beasts 08-17-2014, 10:55 PM
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Views: 463,686
Posted By Two Plugs
Was it perhaps changed by a previous owner? Honda...

Was it perhaps changed by a previous owner? Honda manual is clear: All fuel injected Varadero's (from 2003 to 2012) are equipped with Iridium plugs.
Forum: Beasts 08-17-2014, 09:03 AM
Replies: 1,800
Views: 463,686
Posted By Two Plugs
If you have a post 2003-> Varadero, you have the...

If you have a post 2003-> Varadero, you have the Iridium plugs.
If you have an pre <-2003 Varadero (carburettor) you haven't. In that case, change them. Like stated by Brian (Jolly Green),...
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-17-2014, 08:06 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 232
Posted By Two Plugs
We left the hospitality of the Biker Hotel (the...

We left the hospitality of the Biker Hotel (the new owner really has done a great job renovating the place where we celebrated the 5th VIM Varadero International Meeting!) and followed the rivers of...
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-17-2014, 08:05 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 232
Posted By Two Plugs
After 120 km we finally made it to our...

After 120 km we finally made it to our destination, the famous Biker Hotel Holtgast. Not that much going on on a late afternoon (17:00 hrs) but look at those prices...! Two (large) mugs of very, very...
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-17-2014, 08:05 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 232
Posted By Two Plugs
Finally, the ferry to Pengum arrived. Its the...

Finally, the ferry to Pengum arrived. Its the most tiniest ferry I've ever took with the bike! Share space with lots of cyclists and a car...
...
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-17-2014, 07:59 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 232
Posted By Two Plugs
From the platform, return to the dyck and turn...

From the platform, return to the dyck and turn left. Follow the road to Ditzum, a small fisherman's village on the Ems estuary (where the Ems River ends in the Dollard). Plan is to take the (very)...
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-17-2014, 07:58 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 232
Posted By Two Plugs
Nieuweschans is the most north-eastern town in...

Nieuweschans is the most north-eastern town in The Netherlands, also very well known for its spa and natural springs. It lies at the border with Germany. We passed the border via the old trading...
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-17-2014, 07:58 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 232
Posted By Two Plugs
From Oudeschans we continued our tour to nearby...

From Oudeschans we continued our tour to nearby Nieuweschans. Schans is 'old Dutch' which means its an fortified village or city. The fortifications in Oudeschands and Bourtange are restored,...
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-17-2014, 07:57 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 232
Posted By Two Plugs
Flatrate to the Quantum of the Seas! (On a Varadero and a Diversion)

Happy to share another fine ride with you guys 'n girls which we done last Saturday. Its an area most likely uncommon to most of you.

This time, we rode up to the famous Bike Hotel Holtgast again,...
Forum: Beasts 08-12-2014, 01:54 AM
Replies: 529
Views: 121,779
Posted By Two Plugs
@ ADV67: heb je die brochure ook in groot formaat...

@ ADV67: heb je die brochure ook in groot formaat / PDF?

Oops, sorry... Asked ADV67 if the shown brochures in the posting above, are available in full format or PDF... would appreciate them.
...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 08-11-2014, 02:52 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 891
Posted By Two Plugs
Note... that's only available (auto switch off)...

Note... that's only available (auto switch off) on the latest rider 5. The cradle even comes with an safety lock to secure the GPS unit.

I'm not sure if your bike has CANBUS. My Honda hasn't...
Forum: Beasts 08-11-2014, 02:47 AM
Replies: 529
Views: 121,779
Posted By Two Plugs
OldFart just caught on to me, BraunJ. No Transalp...

OldFart just caught on to me, BraunJ. No Transalp 600 is easier to maintain than the XLV750. Noticed the Transalp XL600V in your avatar, allow me to compare... since I owned 5 XL600V's and still own...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 08-09-2014, 03:43 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 891
Posted By Two Plugs
Akuma... silly Q perhaps, but why all that...

Akuma... silly Q perhaps, but why all that difficult thinking and use the TomTom RV hardware to plug it right on the battery ? As mentioned before by a previous poster, the R5 is the first TomTom...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 08-09-2014, 03:34 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,572
Posted By Two Plugs
TomTom Rider

Unfortunately not that many TomTom replies... Witch is logic since Garmin is domminating the marked.

I have been using TomTom since they revealed their first special motorcycle unit in 2006, the...
Forum: Beasts 08-08-2014, 02:36 PM
Replies: 1,433
Views: 334,545
Posted By Two Plugs
Thumbs up 4 Zave! :freaky:clap:rofl

Thumbs up 4 Zave! :freaky:clap:rofl
Forum: Beasts 08-08-2014, 11:41 AM
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Views: 334,545
Posted By Two Plugs
I guess. At least we don't need 93 and-so-on...

I guess. At least we don't need 93 and-so-on different BMUU topics to make a statement... :D
Forum: Beasts 08-08-2014, 06:20 AM
Replies: 529
Views: 121,779
Posted By Two Plugs
Hi Ralph, feel Welcome to drop by if you...

Hi Ralph, feel Welcome to drop by if you travelling in Northwest Europe... The Netherlands can and will offer visitors so much more than only our largest public toilet called 'Amsterdam' ;)
Forum: Beasts 08-08-2014, 02:36 AM
Replies: 1,433
Views: 334,545
Posted By Two Plugs
Call CNN, NO, make it the Pentagon... OMG we just...

Call CNN, NO, make it the Pentagon... OMG we just discovered a BMUU rider with humour ;) Thats worth a laugh or two! ;)
Forum: Beasts 08-06-2014, 02:46 PM
Replies: 1,800
Views: 463,686
Posted By Two Plugs
eh... Ghostbrother... I don't get it. You spend a...

eh... Ghostbrother... I don't get it. You spend a fortune and lots of hours, and now's for sale?

:eek1

Whats the reason? Try the Marketplace on www.vci-forum.com too, chances to find a buyer...
Forum: Beasts 08-06-2014, 02:43 PM
Replies: 1,433
Views: 334,545
Posted By Two Plugs
Hahahaha.... its great to notice that even some...

Hahahaha.... its great to notice that even some sceptics which consider this 'whole topic of 92 pages full of BS' keep visiting it... :lol3

In Dutch language, we have a saying:

"The Wish is the...
Forum: Beasts 08-06-2014, 02:41 PM
Replies: 529
Views: 121,779
Posted By Two Plugs
Touring both XLV's on a wonderfull Summer Weekend

Hi Guys,

Made a brief touring report here at ADV's which I love to share with you:

http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=999837
...
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-06-2014, 02:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 451
Posted By Two Plugs
Day 3 & conclusion

Sunday, the last day of our little extended weekend tour. This time towards Germany with a lunch stop at the famous Biker Hotel Holtgast; a trip on memory lane because it was here, where we held the...
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-06-2014, 02:30 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 451
Posted By Two Plugs
Day 2

The 2nd day - Saturday - it was even warmer so we decided to go north, towards the northern Dutch coast. The most northern Dutch province of Groningen offers a total different landscape than Drenthe...
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-06-2014, 02:29 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 451
Posted By Two Plugs
A summer weekend tour on two ancient Honda XLV750R's

Last weekend, a great new friend and forummember Pixi314 which I met at our annual 16th VCIM (Varadero & Crosstourer International Meeting) meeting in Norway, came over to my place. It was a great...
Forum: Beasts 07-15-2014, 01:59 AM
Replies: 1,800
Views: 463,686
Posted By Two Plugs
GPmucci: you should come and visit the 17th...

GPmucci: you should come and visit the 17th Varadero & Crosstourer International Meeting (VCIM) next year in Milau, France! Your bike will most certainly be a head turner there!

Check:...
Forum: Beasts 07-14-2014, 01:32 AM
Replies: 529
Views: 121,779
Posted By Two Plugs
Welcomed too! :clap

Welcomed too! :clap
Forum: Beasts 07-10-2014, 01:14 AM
Replies: 1,433
Views: 334,545
Posted By Two Plugs
If I would work for Honda, we would not have this...

If I would work for Honda, we would not have this discussion but Honda motorcycles we desire... :evil
If I was a hard-core Honda admirer, I wouldn't give other bikes good credits (f.e. the Super10,...
Forum: Beasts 07-09-2014, 11:12 AM
Replies: 1,433
Views: 334,545
Posted By Two Plugs
Wicked Well, my dear Red Cat, I can only reply your...

Well, my dear Red Cat,
I can only reply your sceptic message with the remark that this new bike will get you purring as a little kitty ;)

PS: a cougar would be better as Avatar!
Forum: Beasts 07-09-2014, 01:47 AM
Replies: 1,433
Views: 334,545
Posted By Two Plugs
@ Pecha72 / Markjenn: Who said something about...

@ Pecha72 / Markjenn: Who said something about weight? Could it pop up in your mind that I was revering to aspects of esthetics / exterior design? :wink:

Like I said... Sitcom... :rofl

Every...
Forum: Beasts 07-08-2014, 11:52 PM
Replies: 1,800
Views: 463,686
Posted By Two Plugs
...

...
Forum: Beasts 07-08-2014, 11:52 PM
Replies: 1,800
Views: 463,686
Posted By Two Plugs
How about this one? It was on Ebay UK... :evil

How about this one? It was on Ebay UK... :evil
Forum: Beasts 07-08-2014, 11:47 PM
Replies: 529
Views: 121,779
Posted By Two Plugs
Ton/Jody Its getting a Dutch quarter over...

Ton/Jody

Its getting a Dutch quarter over here... ;)

Are you both member at the Dutch Transalp Club too? www.transalpclub.nl
Forum: Beasts 07-08-2014, 11:44 PM
Replies: 1,433
Views: 334,545
Posted By Two Plugs
Sitcom...

Yummie... this topic is getting more- and more similar to a real sitcom :lol3

With a flair of SF, that is. Can some one hand over the popcorn please? :D

Please understand the sarcasm between...
Forum: Beasts 07-02-2014, 12:33 AM
Replies: 529
Views: 121,779
Posted By Two Plugs
OK the stock battery is best choice? How about...

OK the stock battery is best choice? How about the newish gell batteries? Are they any good on a older bike like the XLV?
Forum: Beasts 07-01-2014, 01:42 PM
Replies: 529
Views: 121,779
Posted By Two Plugs
Q on battery

Hi all,

The Battery of my black XLV750R RF died period. It has lasted for over 13 years which I think is very, very good. Even the Optimate 5 isn't able to revive it any more...

What is a good...
Forum: Beasts 07-01-2014, 01:40 PM
Replies: 529
Views: 121,779
Posted By Two Plugs
and the last of this page

and the last of this page
Forum: Beasts 07-01-2014, 01:39 PM
Replies: 529
Views: 121,779
Posted By Two Plugs
nr 2

nr 2
Forum: Beasts 07-01-2014, 01:39 PM
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Views: 121,779
Posted By Two Plugs
Larger picture, nr 1

Larger picture, nr 1
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