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Forum: Old's Cool 09-28-2014, 11:05 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 995
Posted By England-Kev
The previous owners of the boat, gave me a gift...

The previous owners of the boat, gave me a gift of some old Dutch papers dating back to the 1920's (?) when the boat was converted from commercial use to pleasure use. Last night in the pub at a BBQ,...
Forum: Old's Cool 09-27-2014, 12:04 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,172
Posted By England-Kev
Not long now, so looking forward to coming back...

Not long now, so looking forward to coming back to the US, and my second trip to Barber, wonder if I can find an old Triumph at a good price:evil
Forum: Old's Cool 09-26-2014, 11:51 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 995
Posted By England-Kev
she is 50ft and 26 tons, built in 1902. "living...

she is 50ft and 26 tons, built in 1902.
"living the dream"?

it has been a long road to get here, some of it quite bumpy:cry but I am sure it will all be worth it, the boat above becomes mine on...
Forum: Old's Cool 09-26-2014, 03:31 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 995
Posted By England-Kev
home:evil

home:evil
Forum: Old's Cool 09-26-2014, 10:54 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 995
Posted By England-Kev
At the dry dock... a little off topic!

I had the Dutch barge in the dry dock yesterday for a survey...

http://kevindean.zenfolio.com/img/s6/v134/p498515392.jpg

you can see the rest here...
...
Forum: Old's Cool 09-21-2014, 12:20 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 540
Posted By England-Kev
Saturday's Kempton visit

some nice bikes there again, and a bargain or two to be had if you looked around hard enough, I found some nice Norton parts for both my bikes...
...
Forum: Old's Cool 09-14-2014, 12:13 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,172
Posted By England-Kev
Cool, I look forward to meeting a few of you...

Cool, I look forward to meeting a few of you there...:deal
Forum: Old's Cool 09-12-2014, 11:00 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 372
Posted By England-Kev
I have added the rest of the pictures to the...

I have added the rest of the pictures to the slideshow...

http://kevindean.zenfolio.com/p321741240/slideshow

:deal:freaky
Forum: Old's Cool 09-12-2014, 06:57 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 628
Posted By England-Kev
still working on the single:evil you can see...

still working on the single:evil

you can see how much I have done on the Commando in just over a week...

new forks, clocks, headlight, shocks, it is coming together faster than I thought:D
Forum: Old's Cool 09-12-2014, 06:53 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,172
Posted By England-Kev
Going to Barber?

not long now, I have my pass, anybody else going?

:deal
Forum: Old's Cool 09-11-2014, 11:50 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,662
Posted By England-Kev
It is a circa 1902 Dutch commercial sailing...

It is a circa 1902 Dutch commercial sailing Skutsje, and was converted in Holland sometime in the past to a small live aboard. It was bought by an English couple 25 years ago, they then spent 20...
Forum: Old's Cool 09-11-2014, 11:56 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 628
Posted By England-Kev
My Winter Project...

here is a slide show showing my winter project for this year...

http://kevindean.zenfolio.com/p833145406/slideshow

:clap:clap:clap
Forum: Old's Cool 09-11-2014, 11:48 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 372
Posted By England-Kev
Playing Catchup... part 3

pictures from Netley

http://kevindean.zenfolio.com/p321741240/slideshow

I will add some more tomorrow:deal
Forum: Old's Cool 09-11-2014, 11:43 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,662
Posted By England-Kev
more barge pics

yes the barge is my home:clap

here are some more pictures...

http://kevindean.zenfolio.com/p69451532/slideshow

smaller than most of your workshops:lol3

:evil:freaky
Forum: Old's Cool 09-08-2014, 10:48 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,662
Posted By England-Kev
It is a 1902 Dutch sailing barge, and is actually...

It is a 1902 Dutch sailing barge, and is actually on the Kennet and Avon right now. No sailing rig now, although that could be re-instated, the Lee boards all work, but need some restoration.
Rob it...
Forum: Old's Cool 09-08-2014, 12:40 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,662
Posted By England-Kev
http://www.vcmarine.co.uk/boatswrc/JongeFreerkBow....

http://www.vcmarine.co.uk/boatswrc/JongeFreerkBow.JPG
Forum: Old's Cool 09-08-2014, 12:35 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 728
Posted By England-Kev
you need to google Allen Millyard:evil

you need to google Allen Millyard:evil
Forum: Old's Cool 09-06-2014, 11:55 PM
Replies: 264
Views: 46,720
Posted By England-Kev
This year has ended up being a bit of a wash out...

This year has ended up being a bit of a wash out with regards getting my project on the road. But this weekend saw some new parts coming my way. At the Netley jumble I managed to find a set of chain...
Forum: Old's Cool 09-06-2014, 11:38 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 728
Posted By England-Kev
I have added the rest to the slideshow:deal:freaky

I have added the rest to the slideshow:deal:freaky
Forum: Old's Cool 09-05-2014, 10:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 728
Posted By England-Kev
Playing Catchup... part 2

As I continue to try and play catch up with recent motorcycle events, here is the first instalment from Popham,hopefully usual service will be up and running soon...
...
Forum: Old's Cool 09-04-2014, 07:23 AM
Replies: 551
Views: 77,562
Posted By England-Kev
350,000 on a 72 Commando

Tony Page has done over 350,000 miles on his 72 750:clap read it here...

http://www.realclassic.co.uk/nort750road.html

:freaky:clap
Forum: Old's Cool 09-04-2014, 07:19 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,662
Posted By England-Kev
Yes it is Dancin Dave:evil I have added a few...

Yes it is Dancin Dave:evil
I have added a few more pictures to the slideshow in the link above:clap:clap
Forum: Old's Cool 09-01-2014, 11:22 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,662
Posted By England-Kev
Playing catchup

Due to moving from my house onto an historic Barge, I am way behind with my motorcycle diaries.... But I am finally catching up on a few pictures from recent outings, so here are a few from the...
Forum: Old's Cool 08-31-2014, 08:02 AM
Replies: 551
Views: 77,562
Posted By England-Kev
So after studying the books, and my new Norton,...

So after studying the books, and my new Norton, all the signs are that this bike is a "combat" Commando, but what does that mean in real terms? I know what it means in mechanical terms and...
Forum: Old's Cool 08-29-2014, 11:50 PM
Replies: 551
Views: 77,562
Posted By England-Kev
Something new in the lockup...

Dragged this home this week...

http://i62.tinypic.com/122ksh5.jpg

1972 750 Commando, all original (apart from Dunstalls) just 23k on the clock.

:evil
Forum: Old's Cool 08-17-2014, 12:28 PM
Replies: 15,435
Views: 8,950,951
Posted By England-Kev
I like the way she is outside a doughnut shop,...

I like the way she is outside a doughnut shop, like she has ever eaten a doughnut:lol3
Forum: Old's Cool 08-06-2014, 09:45 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 716
Posted By England-Kev
No idea of value in the US, but you have a couple...

No idea of value in the US, but you have a couple on ebay right now...

http://www.ebay.com/sch/Motorcycles-/6024/i.html?_from=R40&_nkw=triumph+tiger+cub&_vxp=mtr

:deal:clap
Forum: Old's Cool 08-06-2014, 09:38 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 716
Posted By England-Kev
Tiger Cub:deal ...

Tiger Cub:deal

http://www.tigercubclub.co.uk/pix/cubbrochure01.jpg
Forum: Airheads 08-06-2014, 09:37 AM
Replies: 143
Views: 10,756
Posted By England-Kev
It is a funny thing, how many other small things...

It is a funny thing, how many other small things I noticed while looking for the bigger fault, and other jobs that I never got around to doing, but now, I am on top of them all.

Rusty seized rear...
Forum: Old's Cool 08-06-2014, 09:28 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,555
Posted By England-Kev
Don't be laughing at our Brit two strokes now,...

Don't be laughing at our Brit two strokes now, Greeves riders have kicked too much big 4 stroke CC butt for that attitude :evil

:D:lol3

You need to drop into the Enfield pages over on BritBike,...
Forum: Old's Cool 08-04-2014, 09:07 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,479
Posted By England-Kev
Yes it was, I live just along from there for now...

Yes it was, I live just along from there for now at least.:evil
Forum: Airheads 08-03-2014, 01:59 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 10,756
Posted By England-Kev
:lol3:lol3:lol3

:lol3:lol3:lol3
Forum: Airheads 08-03-2014, 06:19 AM
Replies: 143
Views: 10,756
Posted By England-Kev
I set up the timing today and have ben out most...

I set up the timing today and have ben out most of the morning, all seems good again now. I just need to dial the carbs in again, where I have been playing with everything, it is a little out of...
Forum: Airheads 08-02-2014, 12:35 AM
Replies: 143
Views: 10,756
Posted By England-Kev
UPDATE It Runs

So yesterday I won a a good working used bean can and matching ICU on ebay for a great price (under $100, for the pair) this morning I fitted them both (I know you guys would like me to have fitted...
Forum: Old's Cool 07-30-2014, 02:25 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,479
Posted By England-Kev
The bonnie belongs to a friend, and is not for...

The bonnie belongs to a friend, and is not for sale. Did I buy the Lawson? hell no, out of my price range, I did talk to the owner though.:evil
Forum: Old's Cool 07-30-2014, 10:43 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,479
Posted By England-Kev
It's not easy being green...

I came across this today...

http://kevindean.zenfolio.com/img/s10/v109/p983266476.jpg

http://kevindean.zenfolio.com/img/s12/v174/p733795652.jpg
...
Forum: Airheads 07-29-2014, 09:25 AM
Replies: 143
Views: 10,756
Posted By England-Kev
I wished you were a bit closer Rob! I am getting...

I wished you were a bit closer Rob! I am getting a little tired of going over the same things again and again. I am sure I must be missing something but I have no idea what.

There has been some...
Forum: Airheads 07-29-2014, 09:20 AM
Replies: 143
Views: 10,756
Posted By England-Kev
Thanks for the very kind offer Jenna, but like...

Thanks for the very kind offer Jenna, but like Rob says, lots of money.:clap:clap:clap
Forum: Old's Cool 07-29-2014, 08:46 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,555
Posted By England-Kev
Hitchcocks is your friend:deal ...

Hitchcocks is your friend:deal

http://www.hitchcocksmotorcycles.com/home


:evil:evil
Forum: Airheads 07-27-2014, 08:58 AM
Replies: 143
Views: 10,756
Posted By England-Kev
Right now the battery is on charge, all this...

Right now the battery is on charge, all this starting has dropped the voltage right down. I said way back at the start, that I have rebuilt the carbs with new diaphrams, also I can remove the carbs...
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