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 Post subject: New member
PostPosted: Mon May 02, 2016 7:06 pm 
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Current ride: KTM RC8r
Location: Nottingham
Hi Lady's and gentlemen.

I thought i should introduce myself to the group.

Been riding since i was 7 ish now 50 plus and yes i am vain.
Used to passenger outfit when i was 14 to 19 and yes illegally at 14 using my cousin licence.
also kart racing from around 15 Upton 210 , 125 ,250 national then Inter class Yamaha 250TZ and finally250 Rotax twin. I had a fair amount of success karting.


Trained has motorcycle mechanic and helped in my spare time with the tuning of karts at Uptons in the late 70's - 80's at Anstey. so still have the great love of two strokes and Castrol R.
Looking for a 2 stroke to track day and Race at the moment.
I have a best friend with a immaculate RG500 that he tracks and ex racer.

Then had a time away from bikes due to children and wife :) all grown up now.
Recent bikes.
Triumph Sprint St1050 tuned a little.
BMW R1100s Boxer cup prep 2001.
But still in the Red has they came to Pidcocks for the Boxercup series. Remus Full system, power commander, Cams fitted, induction fixed , Steering damper , GS rear arm to make it turn in better and now Power brakes fitted. Still use in summer.
KTM RC8R twin spark the Animal . White and orange

Suzuki GXS S-1000
6 months old Yoshimura can and power commander. Front pipe on order.

Soon to arrive Buell 1125r White and Blue

Regards
Rick


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 Post subject: Re: New member
PostPosted: Mon May 02, 2016 7:39 pm 
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Joined: Sun Nov 29, 2015 5:51 pm
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Current ride: ktm 950 sm
Location: Shawbury
Wecome Rick,

Cold winter that 1963...I was born in 66. :?


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 Post subject: Re: New member
PostPosted: Mon May 02, 2016 7:42 pm 
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Current ride: KTM RC8r
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paulastbury wrote:
Wecome Rick,

Cold winter that 1963...I was born in 66. :?


Many thanks.
Cannot rem that year we have had a few cold ones since :rotfl:

Rick


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 Post subject: Re: New member
PostPosted: Mon May 02, 2016 9:07 pm 
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Joined: Sun Nov 29, 2015 5:51 pm
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Current ride: ktm 950 sm
Location: Shawbury
Hi Rick,


Plenty of 1125 owners on here with plenty of advise if required ...Buell workshop techs are Maz in Manchester and Buxton, Tubbs down south somewhere....But best of all, you can give your opinion on other peoples conversations on subjects you know nothing about... lOl

Did i see a blue and white one on ebay or trader the other day.??

Enjoy.


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 Post subject: Re: New member
PostPosted: Mon May 02, 2016 9:49 pm 
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Joined: Tue May 05, 2009 8:00 pm
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Current ride: Buell X1 2001
Location: southampton
welcome Rick :sun: nice intro :mrgreen:

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 Post subject: Re: New member
PostPosted: Mon May 02, 2016 10:10 pm 
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Joined: Tue Mar 22, 2016 12:56 pm
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Current ride: KTM RC8r
Location: Nottingham
Nutah wrote:
welcome Rick :sun: nice intro :mrgreen:



Thanks Nutah

I imagine I will work out who most are in months to come. :)

Thanks for the welcome :)


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 Post subject: Re: New member
PostPosted: Tue May 03, 2016 9:18 am 
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Current ride: M2 Razorback
Location: Mouth of the Port in the Shire of Hamp
Welcome!
Nice stable. The Buell will feel at home with the other lunatic(s) in there lOl

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 Post subject: Re: New member
PostPosted: Tue May 03, 2016 11:02 am 
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Current ride: KTM RC8r
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rik wrote:
Welcome!
Nice stable. The Buell will feel at home with the other lunatic(s) in there lOl


Thanks Rik

I was warned what it was like in here :rotfl: ps I have thick skin :) believe I am going to need it.

All ready found a few very helpful members.

Rick


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 Post subject: Re: New member
PostPosted: Tue May 03, 2016 2:37 pm 
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Current ride: ulysses
Location: Northamptonshire
Hi and Welcome
I,ve got a graveyard :mrgreen:


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 Post subject: Re: New member
PostPosted: Wed May 04, 2016 10:49 pm 
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Current ride: KTM RC8r
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Stick wrote:
Hi and Welcome
I,ve got a graveyard :mrgreen:



Thanks Stick .

Mine looks just like the one on top of the bbs White and Blue :)

Collecting it in a couple of weeks ): cannot wait .

Rick


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