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by GTFOMWSC
Wed Jun 19, 2019 7:29 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: BLOA dead?
Replies: 55
Views: 6646

Re: BLOA dead?

He's lying i was at that one the was around 140 and yes he does knock him so take what he says with a pinch of salt. Oh? Before you reach for the salt, do me a favour and show me any photo that shows more than a dozen scooters at the event you say that there was 140. I'll wait..... don't have to i ...
by GTFOMWSC
Tue Jun 18, 2019 8:02 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Looking 4 Extra long brake cable outer
Replies: 7
Views: 584

Re: Looking 4 Extra long brake cable outer

JJ's Cables they have all the patterns for every bike/scooter make from the 1950's onwards,they make bespoke cables for anything you want,most of the cables for old bikes you buy are made by them for the main dealers.Based in Lighthorne Warwickshire they deal with the USA all the time so will send y...
by GTFOMWSC
Tue Jun 18, 2019 6:41 am
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: BLOA dead?
Replies: 55
Views: 6646

Re: BLOA dead?

Not much chance of that, I've not seen any photos of any of the "rallies" he's held since 12 people turned up at Sywell over 12 months ago LOL. Only 12 really? Or are you just knocking him. That's a genuine question by the way. If you're right, I feel a bit sorry for him despite it being his own do...
by GTFOMWSC
Mon Jun 17, 2019 6:48 pm
Forum: Paint & Bodywork Tech
Topic: Legshields
Replies: 3
Views: 844

Re: Legshields

Range, Mr Welder based in Higham on the Hill between Hinckley & Nuneaton he's a scooterists so knows exactly whats needed
by GTFOMWSC
Wed Jun 12, 2019 6:15 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: Tyre Choices
Replies: 34
Views: 3036

Re: Tyre Choices

I agree with Hotdog, Heidenau tyres work great for me. I've got some K47's fitted to a scooter and I've been surprised how good they are. They look a bit like tractor tyres, but handle really well. I’ve switched from scootsmart over to Heidenau k80sr, similar looking tread but seems a bit better in...
by GTFOMWSC
Tue Jun 04, 2019 7:49 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: Dark Visors - Beware
Replies: 5
Views: 799

Re: Dark Visors - Beware

i have a tinted insert on mine so if i get caught out at night i can remove it and put it back in the next day.I also wear glasses with reactorlight lenses so it can get like riding in dusk all day at times,crap if the suns in your eyes at a low level as it distorts more with a tinted visor.Personal...
by GTFOMWSC
Fri May 24, 2019 5:50 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: Crikey its quiet in here ..iet in here...in here... here..
Replies: 79
Views: 6862

Re: Crikey its quiet in here ..iet in here...in here... here..

Horses for courses, most of the people I run with now are about riding events NC500, Bulldog Run, WAW, C2C, Celtic Dash etc. Me, I'm going to indulge in my once a year National this weekend and bob over to Kelso despite the camper vans and skamobiles... I'll enjoy the ride over and back and I'll se...
by GTFOMWSC
Fri May 24, 2019 5:44 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: BLOA dead?
Replies: 55
Views: 6646

Re: BLOA dead?

Morning. So someone was saying there's not much going on here at the moment so here's something to chat about. Anybody know what's going on with the BLOA, I'm banned from the Facebook page and only have the LCGB side of the story so far. Any of those who supported GF had a change of heart, especial...
by GTFOMWSC
Wed May 22, 2019 9:23 am
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: Crikey its quiet in here ..iet in here...in here... here..
Replies: 79
Views: 6862

Re: Crikey its quiet in here ..iet in here...in here... here..

Tractorman wrote:
Sat May 18, 2019 7:01 pm
Perhaps everyone was going to Seahouses!
doubtful
by GTFOMWSC
Wed May 22, 2019 9:22 am
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: Crikey its quiet in here ..iet in here...in here... here..
Replies: 79
Views: 6862

Re: Crikey its quiet in here ..iet in here...in here... here..

Not sure we are on a downturn, traders are doing well, rally attendance is good, prices are holding. I think maybe things are just naturally evolving and developing down different avenues... (?) i think you're right there on the attendance side of things and noticably attendance at non nationals is...