I could fill pages about the bike but i will be brief 98 transalp all except engine and gearbox rebuilt including new bearings throughout, new alloy wheels, new clutch ,new hagon shock, K&N air filter, Iridium plugs, rebuilt lower seat with gell insert. Scott oiler. Folding gear lever,Headlight guard Side pannier racks.Arrow exhaust, secoundary fuel filter,side stand larger foot.
Miles at start of trip 43K.
Spares nearly all electrical plus plugs and K&N oil filters, brake pads inner tubes.
Spare cables.Spare spokes
Built in voltage analizer to be able to keep an eye on how the rectifiyer and generator are coping.Cigar lighter charger output
Stronger headllight bulb plus spots,louder horn, potterton alloy top box ,mozertubes and Tachai semi soft panniers.Pilion seat removed and tool box in its place with full set of tools. Engine bars ,centre stand,heated grips,bark busters capacity to carry an extra 2 galls of fuel safely.garmin gekko gps, braided hoses all work done by tim and paul at morpheus
Tyres Avon Distanzias would prefer TKC80after mauri but have to compromise . if anybody needs greater details or info pm me at hu ( englisharchie)
camping gear as light as possible but allowing some degree of comfort
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