The Achievable Dream 5-part series - the definitive guide on DVD for planning your motorcycle adventure. Get Ready! covers planning, paperwork, medical and many other topics! "Inspirational and Awesome!" See the trailer here!
Gear Up! is a 2-DVD set, 6 hours! Which bike is right for me? How do I prepare the bike? What stuff do I need - riding gear, clothing, camping gear, first aid kit, tires, maps and GPS? What don't I need? How do I pack it all in? Lots of opinions from over 150 travellers! "This DVD will save you a fortune!"See the trailer here!
So you've done it - got inspired, planned your trip, packed your stuff and you're on the road! This section is about staying healthy, happy and secure on your motorcycle adventure. And crossing borders, war zones or oceans!
On the Road! is 5.5 hours of the tips and advice you need to cross borders, break down language barriers, overcome culture shock, ship the bike and deal with breakdowns and emergencies."Just makes me want to pack up and go!" See the trailer here!
Tire Changing!Grant demystifies the black art of Tire Changing and Repair to help you STAY on the road! "Very informative and practical." See the trailer here!
Ladies on the Loose! For the first time ever, a motorcycle travel DVD made for women, by women! These intrepid women share their tips to help you plan your own motorcycle adventure. They also answer the women-only questions, and entertain you with amazing tales from the road! Presented by Lois Pryce, veteran solo traveller through South America and Africa and author of 'Lois on the Loose', and 'Red Tape and White Knuckles.'
"It has me all fired up to go out on my own adventure!" See the trailer here!
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From the fact that your items are available for collection, I assume you must have made it back to the UK by now. How was the trip? I can't believe your shipped out of khartoum and missed the Nile Route through northern Sudan - it is by far the best part of the whole east african leg!!!
The speedo kit you have - I assume this is the stock tripmaster? Does it currently work?
Does the acerbis tank come with any mounting brackets?
I agree the Nile route is a fantastic ride (Caron may disagree, hand still in plaster) but the up side of shipping out of Khartoum to Amman is you fly right over Egypt, without a convey, 800% carnet fee or the incesent requests for baksheesh and need to haggle for everything from a hotel room to a coke.
Ah, grasshoppers. I wasn't expecting any questions here - only outrageously large bids on ebay
My list of bits on ebay has grown - now up to 35. Find one of the above items and then click on 'view sellers other items'.
Wildbill - yes i believe its much better, certainly far superior to the 2000 one. i havent changed this one at all. I use a sheepskin cover for hours and hours of fun. We could have met for a drink - I was in exeter last week.
Matt - yes, i think i am in the uk now. Trip was fun. Too cold for Iceland in June (0-5) as I am a wimp. Next one already planned but surprisingly no cash and huge mortgage Yup, zoomed over egypt - i dont like deserts/sand and haven't met anyone who's been to egypt who wants to go back. I'd rather spend the time elsewhere - Norway = wow. For me the best part of east africa is chimps/gorillas/walking safaris in the green bits.
- Speedo - yes, I hope so! - its was taken off at 1,000km and replaced by an IMO.
- 5Ltr tank - no brackets, just the bolts through the centre. I had one before and it was the same - i got a bracket welded on.
Martman - its not a damper but the fitting kit - as it says in the title. Oh and as overlander points out - its an auction! if you're in hazyview call KTM Mark Tilburn in Nelspruit on 013 753 3576 or proaction - i'm sure the latter have them.
Is anyone is interested in a meeting for a drink in Richmond, Surrey - once a few things have sold?
See you seem to be heading back to for a stint in the old Dart (can someone explain how that expression originated pls?)! I couldn't help but notice that you're selling the Mikuni so what set up are you keeping on Fred? Oh and BTW are you sure you didn't leave him behind in a Norwegian Fjord?!
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