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by TLS-Moose
Jan 21st, '19, 12:58
Forum: Latest Information
Topic: new bypass from Newton to Torquay gets magic cameras,'for safety'
Replies: 10
Views: 101

Re: new bypass from Newton to Torquay gets magic cameras,'for safety'

Couple of points ...... The reason for the speed limits is road design. In order to save costs the road was built on a narrower corridor, with steeper cutting sides and visibility splays than modern design guides call for on a 70mph road. The reason for a single carriageway bridge at Penn Inn and th...
by TLS-Moose
Jan 13th, '19, 19:22
Forum: Latest Information
Topic: uh oh
Replies: 24
Views: 315

Re: th oh

The whole CDV thing is quite murky. To qualify as CDV it has to be on the registration form. My 2015 MK2 Citroen Berlingo meets all the requirements of CDV, but is registered as a light commercial vehicle (van) and is therefore subject to the lower speed limits. We have had people caught doing 70 on...
by TLS-Moose
Jan 9th, '19, 22:21
Forum: Off-Topic Banter
Topic: Toasties? Cake would be a bigger risk!!
Replies: 5
Views: 118

Re: Toasties? Cake would be a bigger risk!!

Cheese, Grommit??
by TLS-Moose
Jan 9th, '19, 19:53
Forum: Off-Topic Banter
Topic: Toasties? Cake would be a bigger risk!!
Replies: 5
Views: 118

Toasties? Cake would be a bigger risk!!

Saw this posted elsewhere, about a Bristol council - https://www.thesun.co.uk/news/8153966/council-bans-cheese-toasties-park-tackle-motorbike-gangs/?utm_medium=Social&utm_source=Facebook#Echobox=1547054763 They're worried Cheese Toasties will attract "biker gangs"?? Better not let them sell cake the...
by TLS-Moose
Jan 8th, '19, 13:07
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Valve clearance check cbr600f..2012
Replies: 21
Views: 355

Re: Valve clearance check cbr600f..2012

Smiler wrote:
Jan 8th, '19, 07:39
I’m popping in to Riders later today ...... 😂😂😂
Oh yes? Test rides? New purchases???
by TLS-Moose
Jan 3rd, '19, 22:38
Forum: Security & Insurance
Topic: Breakdown Recovery
Replies: 14
Views: 402

Re: Breakdown Recovery

RAC personal nationwide breakdown/recovery for whatever vehicle I'm in, whoever owns it. Paid for with Tesco clubcard points, it's effectively free.

Insurance covers recovery in the event of an accident.
by TLS-Moose
Jan 1st, '19, 19:09
Forum: Bike Banter
Topic: When I Were a Lad
Replies: 5
Views: 137

Re: When I Were a Lad

Robbo87 wrote:
Jan 1st, '19, 17:28
Well done to Larry for getting a sneak preview of Rossi's new 2019 GP bike 8) !
I thought it was the new Norton superbike .... :wink: =))
by TLS-Moose
Dec 31st, '18, 21:07
Forum: Meets
Topic: After Chrimbo Meal
Replies: 30
Views: 656

Re: After Chrimbo Meal

Sadly I am working that night. What's even more frustrating is I won't be that many miles away .....

Have a good evening!
by TLS-Moose
Dec 22nd, '18, 21:28
Forum: Bike Banter
Topic: Naked twins, triples or inline 4s...
Replies: 60
Views: 1703

Re: Naked twins, triples or inline 4s...

Friend of mine had a v4 for about 6 weeks sold it said it needed a fuel tanker following him👎👎👎👎 Yes, I heard stories on those lines too. My old Fut gets me around 46 mpg all day every day, no matter how hard it's abused; seems the Old School V twin rotax still scores highly, even today - one of th...
by TLS-Moose
Dec 2nd, '18, 07:53
Forum: Ride Outs
Topic: Winter friendly ride - Sunday 2nd Dec OFF
Replies: 63
Views: 2419

Re: Winter friendly ride - Sunday 2nd Dec

Still rather unsociable here, has been all night. Cat has just come in soaked too :(( ~x( X( Looks like for safety and lack of fun this will have to be postponed. Who would have thought it would be stormy and wet in November AND December. Sorry. It it weren't for the fact I'm driving home after a r...
by TLS-Moose
Nov 27th, '18, 10:52
Forum: Ride Outs
Topic: Winter friendly ride - Sunday 2nd Dec OFF
Replies: 63
Views: 2419

Re: Winter friendly ride - Sunday 2nd Dec

Looking at your route timings our paths may cross .... Sadly my route will be homeward bound having been working in Basingstoke Saturday night .....
by TLS-Moose
Nov 26th, '18, 22:15
Forum: Latest Information
Topic: happy birthday JerR1
Replies: 3
Views: 186

Re: happy birthday JerR1

Happy birthday Jerry :ymparty: :ymparty:
by TLS-Moose
Nov 20th, '18, 19:47
Forum: Latest Information
Topic: it's snowing in Dorset!
Replies: 3
Views: 181

Re: it's snowing in Dorset!

Good. Range rover comes home tomorrow, hopefully ....
by TLS-Moose
Nov 20th, '18, 11:26
Forum: Track Days
Topic: Booking Track Days - for 2019
Replies: 31
Views: 876

Re: Booking Track Days - for 2019

Ummmm.......yeah.....we may have made a phone call to No Limits today. Here you go Shooey, list so far: 23/2 Oulton 27/2 Oulton 10/3 Cadwell 11/3 Cadwell 26/3 Donington 27/3 Oulton 3/4 Oulton 10/4 Cadwell 11/4 Cadwell 23/4 Donington 24/4 Brands GP Donny/Oulton and the Donny/Brands a kind of double ...
by TLS-Moose
Nov 19th, '18, 00:26
Forum: There are no stupid questions
Topic: Newbies.. Ask us Anything??
Replies: 43
Views: 17391

Re: Newbies.. Ask us Anything??

What make is the helmet? I have some of the genuine Shark French compliant ones here, and I might have some Arai ones here too, if I can remember where to look ....