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    Splendid.!

    Cheers Flipfly.
    I'm off into the attic now to dust off my 1150 tanks bag.

    I hadn't even considered it might fit until I saw your post so you've help me out loads :thumb2
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    and me.!

    Just like Flipfly I'd also been keen to hear how other people have done this and how they made it fully secure :nenau

    Any info or photo's would be great :thumb2
  3. Thread: Australia

    by Fandango
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    Found this website

    I've not used these people because my trip across Australia went from South to North and I didn't go anywhere near Perth. I did however save the link to this website
    ...
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    I've been there on a bike

    Early this year I toured from Melbourne through the outback to Darwin on a 650 Dakar using these guys-
    www.biketours.com.au

    It was a supported tour with a guide called Hardy who was awesome. Good...
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    Give Motor Works a ring (the number is up above...

    Give Motor Works a ring (the number is up above in the header for the website).
    I spoke to them about this once before, although I've not yet done it myself.

    I was told that they can send you a...
  6. Thread: Namibia Tour

    by Fandango
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    Carinatauk If you follow this link it will...

    Carinatauk

    If you follow this link it will take to an earlier post of mine (somewhere in Feb 2006) where I’ve listed quite a bit of the detail. http://www.ukgser.com/forums/showthread.php?t=65638...
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    I realize you said you’ve checked the exhaust but...

    I realize you said you’ve checked the exhaust but did you have a damn good look at the pretty trim bit that hides the joint between the cat pipe and the can? On my bike a single spot weld broke and...
  8. Thread: Namibia Tour

    by Fandango
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    Excellent idea Mark! Let us know when you're in...

    Excellent idea Mark!
    Let us know when you're in London and I'll make the trip over to the Ace Cafe.
    I've lived in London most of my life and although I've been past a few times I've never been...
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    Right! I had a look and measured up, then I...

    Right!
    I had a look and measured up, then I thought "what if I measure the wrong bit and it gets him in trouble"
    So I took the attached photos so you can see where I measured and the gap size. Hope...
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    I've got an F650 Dakar with Sahara's on it. I'll...

    I've got an F650 Dakar with Sahara's on it.
    I'll take a look and measure up tomorrow and let you know (unless someone beats me to it)

    For future ref. I spotted your request by accident....
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    Steptoe My Stainless kit arrived safe and sound...

    Steptoe
    My Stainless kit arrived safe and sound and look the business. Thanks very much :thumb

    I was wondering... do you do a similar kit for a twin spark F650 Dakar by any chance?
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    Yep! RS or Russell to us dodgy people who weave...

    Yep!
    RS or Russell to us dodgy people who weave our way through the slalom course of black London cabs (queuing for the garage next door) to see what bikes he's got in (or got in bits)
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    Cheers Colt :thumb I'll let you know about any...

    Cheers Colt :thumb
    I'll let you know about any tears of woe after I've stripped it all down :)
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    Thanks for your help Colt :clap It now looks...

    Thanks for your help Colt :clap
    It now looks like the previous owner dropped the bike and mashed up a good bit of the original plastic so swapped it all out with the 2000 black & white (missing...
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    Thanks very much for the info Gentlemen, I've now...

    Thanks very much for the info Gentlemen, I've now told the guy I'll buy it.

    Thanks for the photos JohnnyBoxer it's shown me that the checker board sticker on the beak is missing and I'll have to...
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    Black & White Dakar in 2004?

    I've seen a bike I fancy for sale but I've got a question I need your help with please

    Was there an option for a Black & White Dakar twin spark available in the UK in June 2004?

    The only black...
  17. Thread: Nippy Norman

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    I'm also a huge Nippy fan Never had a problem...

    I'm also a huge Nippy fan
    Never had a problem and very fast delivery.

    In fact he even sent me a free exhaust once... ok it was an error because I'd only paid for some minor bits and he soon...
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    Thanks Steptoe Cheque and brake details will be...

    Thanks Steptoe
    Cheque and brake details will be in the post tomorrow :thumb
  19. Thread: Namibia Tour

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    Thanks for your comments Gentlemen :bounce1 ...

    Thanks for your comments Gentlemen :bounce1

    The bone graft in my shoulder seems to be holding things together OK and I'm riding as good as ever (not that the standard was all that high in the...
  20. Thread: Namibia Tour

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    Hi, Many thanks for this reminder to give an...

    Hi, Many thanks for this reminder to give an update on my trip. I had a fantastic time in Namibia even though things changed a little from my original plan.
    When we last spoke I was going on a fully...
  21. Global That's the exact site I did my little...

    Global

    That's the exact site I did my little screen grab from and added my arrow to in the diagram above.

    But as you can see from the diagram it looks nothing like what’s in the photo of the...
  22. Thanks Tarka :thumb I've considered many...

    Thanks Tarka :thumb

    I've considered many ways of getting the mounting I want and of course making my own would be ideal because it would be exactly as I want it. However, my beautiful designs do...
  23. Nice one (I knew I'd make myself look like a...

    Nice one (I knew I'd make myself look like a right lemon when I asked)

    If someone does have the part code I'd be interested in knowing it to make a price check easier.
    I really only want the...
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    Yep! it's meant to be like that. I posted the BM...

    Yep! it's meant to be like that.
    I posted the BM crash bar install guide some time ago

    http://www.ukgser.com/forums/showthread.php?t=40118

    If you take a quick look at the pictures you should...
  25. Where can I get one of these aux switch yoke things

    I hope this doesn't turn out to be a basic easily found part because I've been searching for ages!

    Please the attached photo of a bike I spotted for sale with the exact thing I've been looking...
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