R80 G/S and R1150R FOR SALE
Been preparing my ideal bike for world travel based on long research but cricumstances changed and have to sell my bikes.
Brief was to construct a simple' repairable low maintenance reliable bike that didn't shout too loudly "I'm a rich euro traveller" based on research on this site.
(click on link for better res pic of bike is this ok Grant? if not edit out please)
R80 g/s monolever. Small lighter and shaft doesn't go pop!
R100 pots taking it to 1000cc
Twin sparkplug conversion, better fuelling/economy/reliability
R100R forks with twin discs. Improved ride and more importantly stops on a sixpence without resorting to exotic/ unattainable parts
Gearbox with kick starter overhauled at Sherlocks.
Completely new wiring loom and relays switchgear and battery replaces by Phil Kingston at Euro Classics (over £1000 spent)
Renthal handle bars
Steel frame and padlockable steel swiss ammo panniers (easier to repair than alloy hardly hevier) bolted directly onto frame NOT SUBFRAME! Removable simply with four bolts.
New seat with thick multi layer foam
The only remaining part was a rear shock and then a cosmetic tart up before the off.
Price in region of £2.5k
Also for sale is my Black 02 (15k) R1150R owned by me from new and in mint condition with many extras.
Price Near £3k as poss
Call for more info
07973 442 750
have fun with your helmet!
Last edited by alan hopkins; 23 Aug 2006 at 17:47.