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  1. Thread: brake discs

    by Skully-SXV
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    Wanted Rather get new discs. Tornado's quality is top...

    Rather get new discs. Tornado's quality is top notch.

    Also..... discs have a minimum thickness allowed when worn, and I have seen dodgy places skim bike discs, only for them to have cracks form...
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    The 150 will be fine. When it is mounted to the...

    The 150 will be fine. When it is mounted to the rim, it will "flatten" out the profile a tiny bit in theory, but the 70 section will make it almost the same rolling diameter as the 160/60.
    And it is...
  3. Thread: HeadsUp S15

    by Skully-SXV
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    Thanks all! :headbang:

    Thanks all! :headbang:
  4. Moto Mate are RST stockists. Pop around there or...

    Moto Mate are RST stockists. Pop around there or phone (speak to Dave the owner), he is magical when it comes to sourcing literally anything.
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    Most people refer to the Sharp ratings: ...

    Most people refer to the Sharp ratings:

    https://sharp.dft.gov.uk/

    But my opinion is this: buy the best helmet you can afford.
    Name brands and quality helmets include Arai, Shark, Shoei, HJC,...
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    That is fixable. I did a mod on a mates old...

    That is fixable.

    I did a mod on a mates old KTM504 many moons ago when it did someting similar.
    Carefully filed the offending bits off, sealed up the holes using Praley Steel putty, made sure to...
  7. Thread: Detuned 101

    by Skully-SXV
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    Detuning can be done in a few ways. ECU...

    Detuning can be done in a few ways.

    ECU detuning (a "restricted" map can be loaded). A simple remap can put it back to "full power".
    Motor detuning. Lower lift or duration cams (or a combination...
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    My accident happened at less than 60kmh in peak...

    My accident happened at less than 60kmh in peak hour traffic and I always wore all my gear, along with jeans.
    If it was not for my gear, I would have had way more severe injuries. The surgeon (who...
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    Wow! What a find! Congrats:headbang: I...

    Wow! What a find!
    Congrats:headbang:


    I would love to get hold of something like this (always been a 2 stroke nutter).
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    I took my RST Ventilator 3 to Dubun in Menlyn...

    I took my RST Ventilator 3 to Dubun in Menlyn Retail to have a new zip fitted. They did a very nice job and you cannot see it was ever repaired.
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    http://www.toyrun.org.za/

    http://www.toyrun.org.za/
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    I have always washed my bikes like this: Park...

    I have always washed my bikes like this:

    Park in shade, let bodywork cool down (if it was in the sun prior)
    Hose down using a fine spray nozzle on a hosepipe
    Meguiars (or any decent car wash...
  13. Poll: 48 and still going strong. Luckily I don't look,...

    48 and still going strong. Luckily I don't look, or act, my age. It is but a number:headbang:
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    Quite frankly, another lie from them. The...

    Quite frankly, another lie from them.

    The three people I mentioned have had ZERO feedback on any emails sent. Their "you will receive a response in due course" will probably take as long as it...
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    Welcome. Good luck with anything to do with...

    Welcome.

    Good luck with anything to do with Cayenne.....
    Best is to do some digging, find out who the lawyers are in charge of the liquidation, and talk to them.

    Or do like three people I know...
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    Full Throttle - dead. Cayenne - dead. Do your...

    Full Throttle - dead.
    Cayenne - dead.

    Do your friend a favour and send him to MotoMate in Rivonia....
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    I have used NoNoise for many years, on bikes and...

    I have used NoNoise for many years, on bikes and while taking pics of bands almost every weekend at at festivals. I often stand right next huge speakers while taking pics and NoNoise earplugs simply...
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    When I had the Dorsoduro 1200, I would try my...

    When I had the Dorsoduro 1200, I would try my best to ride decently and got decent-ish fuel consumption sometimes.
    When I got the Tuono, I knew it likes to drink the stuff, so I never really tried...
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    I know someone who has a 400 Burgman. Solid and...

    I know someone who has a 400 Burgman. Solid and reliable. He has over 60K km on it and goes literally everywhere with it, including 4 trips (that I know of) down to Durbs and back.
    Cruises happily...
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    Go look at all of that twatwaffle's other vids,...

    Go look at all of that twatwaffle's other vids, he is one of those toffees that give bikers a bad name.
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    Phone them and tell them you are coming by bike....

    Phone them and tell them you are coming by bike. I did that about three years ago and they did not have issues.
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    Lekker! Yoshi pipes sound awesome on Ape V4s. ...

    Lekker! Yoshi pipes sound awesome on Ape V4s.

    Mine at Phakisa:

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l6Z8deuMqPg
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    The main problem is that 99% of the idiots who...

    The main problem is that 99% of the idiots who tackle jobs like this need to put down the tools, go stand against a wall and be shot.... the other 1% can actually do decent work on creating a custom...
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    I have always maintained that you go for test...

    I have always maintained that you go for test rides on many bikes before deciding and in the end, let the bike choose you. Not the other way around.

    The bike that is right for you will "speak" to...
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    '87 to '88 FZR 1000 uses the same hose. According...

    '87 to '88 FZR 1000 uses the same hose. According to Google searching, that part number has been discontinued, so finding a new one will be very good luck.
    If all else fails, take the hose to a...
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