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by TJRL
Fri Dec 13, 2019 12:30 pm
Forum: FAQs
Topic: excessive exhaust noise
Replies: 6
Views: 2960

Re: excessive exhaust noise

Steve, I do not think the OEM stainless steel silencers are any different in noise to the plain steel ones. I too wanted to make my MTs quieter and for me the route was to get the Sportax Racing large bore end can but that was because my MTs were fitted with 500cc and 600cc engines. I have a little ...
by TJRL
Fri Oct 04, 2019 8:59 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Happy Birthday TJRL
Replies: 5
Views: 514

Re: Happy Birthday TJRL

Many thanks guys!! :D Only just seen this thread, I have been a bit distracted recently. July started with getting knocked of my BMW R1200RT and ended with a bit of tummy ache which turned out to be bowel cancer. :o Diagnosed Sunday night, operation Monday!! All good now other than 3 months of chemo...
by TJRL
Sat Jul 20, 2019 2:01 pm
Forum: Bike rebuilds
Topic: MT350 Rebuild This may take a while to complete
Replies: 31
Views: 5412

Re: MT350 Rebuild This may take a while to complete

Whereabouts are you, anywhere near Reading?

If so I have a few parts that may be of interest and a load of bits and bob that you could have for nothing!

PM me if interested.
by TJRL
Sat Jul 20, 2019 1:51 pm
Forum: General MT chat
Topic: Can't decide on which exhaust.
Replies: 6
Views: 852

Re: Can't decide on which exhaust.

Well, if you decide to go for the Force/Motad exhaust, I have a little used stainless steel end can for £125 + p&p if that is of interest.
by TJRL
Sat Jun 08, 2019 8:08 pm
Forum: WELCOME!
Topic: Lighting
Replies: 8
Views: 430

Re: Lighting

I fitted a HID conversion kit in both my MTs, which I found brilliant (pun intended!), never had an issue at MoT time and never had any oncoming drivers flash at me to indicate that I was dazzling them. As a bonus because the power needed to run HIDs is less than the standard bulb there is no need t...
by TJRL
Wed May 15, 2019 10:20 am
Forum: Wanted - MT bikes or parts etc
Topic: Wanted 1 donut with rubber strap
Replies: 3
Views: 382

Re: Wanted 1 donut with rubber strap

Mat63, I might still have one somewhere, I am about to check what bits I have left and will report back later this week.
by TJRL
Mon May 06, 2019 6:40 pm
Forum: General MT chat
Topic: 3 row no. plates
Replies: 36
Views: 2649

Re: 3 row no. plates

I never had a problem with my MT's three line number plates at MoT time, are they covered in the list of things they check??
by TJRL
Tue Apr 02, 2019 12:45 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: word association1
Replies: 3811
Views: 93782

Re: word association1

Carefree
by TJRL
Wed Feb 13, 2019 5:01 pm
Forum: General MT chat
Topic: Urge to wear cammo.
Replies: 16
Views: 913

Re: Urge to wear cammo.

Yup they are "cheap as chips" ... because like everything the Army has, they were made by the lowest bidder!! :shock: Including the MT500 and MT350 ... I would be interested to see what factual evidence there is to support earlier comments on this thread None from me :oops: other than, that is what...
by TJRL
Mon Feb 11, 2019 7:31 pm
Forum: General MT chat
Topic: Urge to wear cammo.
Replies: 16
Views: 913

Re: Urge to wear cammo.

Korky wrote:
Mon Feb 11, 2019 11:05 am

...., plus they're cheap as chips.
Yup they are "cheap as chips" ... because like everything the Army has, they were made by the lowest bidder!! :shock: