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by ptolemyx
Jan 27th, '21, 07:06
Forum: Latest Information
Topic: so how is everybody doing?
Replies: 31
Views: 688

Re: so how is everybody doing?

If I lean off far enough with the Busa on the side stand and a chair beside it I can just about get my knee down - turning into a lockdown track god :mrgreen:
by ptolemyx
Jan 26th, '21, 15:56
Forum: Latest Information
Topic: so how is everybody doing?
Replies: 31
Views: 688

Re: so how is everybody doing?

Not riding since before Christmas is giving me severe withdrawal symptoms. No amount of Rioja/Malbec/Nero D'Avola or farmhouse cider medicine can suffice to stop me foaming at the mouth :evil:
by ptolemyx
Jan 22nd, '21, 06:33
Forum: Bike Banter
Topic: not really bike related
Replies: 7
Views: 241

Re: not really bike relatedd

Like John, I've had both wrists done but not both at the same time. Recovery was really quick and being able to feel things properly and without pain was wonderful. You should be back to 100% in no time. I'm on the list now for a hip replacement but don't expect that until way in to '22 - if I'm luc...
by ptolemyx
Jan 19th, '21, 06:11
Forum: Latest Information
Topic: so how is everybody doing?
Replies: 31
Views: 688

Re: so how is everybody doing?

Fingies crossed for you Jer.

What is this work nonsense people are posting about :mrgreen:
by ptolemyx
Jan 17th, '21, 07:05
Forum: Jokes / Funny Stuff / Games
Topic: don't buy a Chinese steering damper
Replies: 5
Views: 256

Re: don't buy a Chinese steering damper

I can't see anything wrong there with the Chinese damper. It's the British mumpty that fitted it that I worry about :roll:
by ptolemyx
Jan 15th, '21, 06:30
Forum: There are no stupid questions
Topic: Camera fixing!??
Replies: 12
Views: 455

Re: Camera fixing!??

Two of those and you have an Elsie.....the old smoker Tanner, not the old smoker Yamahahaha =:)
by ptolemyx
Jan 13th, '21, 05:58
Forum: Llandow information
Topic: LLANDOW Friday June 11th - OFF
Replies: 25
Views: 454

Re: LLANDOW Friday June 11th - OFF

It's likely we'll come out of lockdown on Monday 7th :mrgreen:
by ptolemyx
Jan 13th, '21, 05:54
Forum: Ride Outs
Topic: SWB Whatsapp Event Notifications
Replies: 43
Views: 9706

Re: SWB Whatsapp Event Notifications

If you're worried about privacy get rid of all electronic communication devices; phone, internet, smart speaker etc. Do not electronically photograph anything unless you are able to remove the exif data. When you leave your home wear all dull black including a full face mask and hoodie, do not use a...
by ptolemyx
Jan 11th, '21, 05:17
Forum: Ride Outs
Topic: Early ride - Sunday May 9th
Replies: 2
Views: 95

Re: Early ride - Sunday May 9th

Again, if...
by ptolemyx
Jan 11th, '21, 05:16
Forum: Ride Outs
Topic: Not friendly ride - April 25th
Replies: 9
Views: 491

Re: Not friendly ride - April 25th

If...
by ptolemyx
Jan 8th, '21, 06:13
Forum: Bike Banter
Topic: Waiting for lockdown 3.0 to end
Replies: 3
Views: 130

Re: Waiting for lockdown 3.0 to end

It'll end when all us old buggers have been eradicated leaving the world to the young...

So the pile of cobwebs on your bike will keep on getting deeper and deeper - we will not go away :mrgreen:
by ptolemyx
Jan 5th, '21, 07:28
Forum: Latest Information
Topic: happy birthday red5
Replies: 5
Views: 193

Re: happy birthday red5

Nearly a "greyone" now pal. Have a good one :ymparty:
by ptolemyx
Jan 3rd, '21, 07:23
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: stuff worth knowing.....
Replies: 4
Views: 601

Re: stuff worth knowing.....

FortNine does some good videos, tongue in cheek but always with a serious/useful point :-bd
by ptolemyx
Dec 31st, '20, 15:07
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Petrol tank stripping
Replies: 9
Views: 187

Re: Petrol tank stripping

Saves the (admittedly rare) possibility of solvent interaction, especially if the item was previously wax polished to death. I do have that t-shirt :roll:
by ptolemyx
Dec 31st, '20, 12:20
Forum: Ride Outs
Topic: Jan 17th 2021 - postponed
Replies: 26
Views: 518

Re: Jan 17th 2021

Go ahead Si :-bd