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by Ruston3YC
Sat Aug 26, 2017 3:12 pm
Forum: National events
Topic: Kempton Park Autojumble
Replies: 0
Views: 554

Kempton Park Autojumble

Going to Kempton Park bike jumble 16th September, anyone else going to meet up?
by Ruston3YC
Sat Sep 03, 2016 10:25 pm
Forum: General MT chat
Topic: What have you done to your MT today ? contd
Replies: 2843
Views: 117515

Re: What have you done to your MT today ? contd

Arrived in the Pyrenees!
by Ruston3YC
Wed Aug 31, 2016 6:29 am
Forum: General MT chat
Topic: What have you done to your MT today ? contd
Replies: 2843
Views: 117515

Re: What have you done to your MT today ? contd

Off to the Pyrenees on Thursday, so bimbled over to Sportax to have a service and a new pair of tyres (T63's). What a beautiful day for a ride over the Cotswolds! Quick motorway blat first, as coming off down the slipway, oh dear what's that rattle and why is my left boot covered in oil? BIG puddle ...
by Ruston3YC
Sun Aug 14, 2016 1:49 pm
Forum: Meetings/ Ride outs/ Whats on
Topic: Twinshock Trailfinder 2016
Replies: 85
Views: 9691

Re: Twinshock Trailfinder 2016

Just getting all my stuff ready, I leave for Oliana on the 1st September, Portsmouth/St Malo.
Having to go with 2 idiots on modern bikes, hope they can keep up!
by Ruston3YC
Tue Jul 19, 2016 11:39 pm
Forum: General MT chat
Topic: mt500 clutch squeal?
Replies: 8
Views: 846

Re: mt500 clutch squeal?

Having said that never found a squealer to be to much of a issue for general riding

Love that line!
by Ruston3YC
Fri Jul 08, 2016 5:35 pm
Forum: Wanted - MT bikes or parts etc
Topic: Long range tank
Replies: 4
Views: 466

Re: Long range tank

Thanks for the replies and the offer of a tank, I'm happy to go on your advice, it's the wingeing guys I'm going with that arn't happy
by Ruston3YC
Thu Jul 07, 2016 8:06 pm
Forum: Wanted - MT bikes or parts etc
Topic: Long range tank
Replies: 4
Views: 466

Long range tank

Total shot in the dark, but off to do the V.I.N.C.E in September and the modern buzzy bikes I'm going with want me to fit a long range tank so I have the same sort of range as them. Please note that with engine mods and my right wrist I can only seem to get 70 odd miles to the tank full. I was hopin...
by Ruston3YC
Thu Jul 07, 2016 7:53 pm
Forum: Members Bikes
Topic: Can of worms?
Replies: 3
Views: 1042

Can of worms?

Hello there, Might be opening up a whole can of worms but does anyone have any history on my MT500? Reg D671 UNT Chassis 001906 Engine 212511 Military Reg 61KG27 The military record card says it never went to a unit. Started service 1987, disposed of 2001 by auction. 1 keeper in Shropshire, then 1 i...
by Ruston3YC
Mon Jul 04, 2016 8:21 am
Forum: General MT chat
Topic: What have you done to your MT today ? contd
Replies: 2843
Views: 117515

Re: What have you done to your MT today ? contd

Lovely stainless supertrapp and adapter now painted Matt black to be more in keeping!
New longer carb drain hoses so petrol doesn't go on clutch case.
Tried adjusting rear brake again! If I get it so it works, then it binds when hot.
by Ruston3YC
Wed Jun 29, 2016 6:31 pm
Forum: General MT chat
Topic: What have you done to your MT today ? contd
Replies: 2843
Views: 117515

Re: What have you done to your MT today ? contd

Fitted a 2nd hand Supertrapp, with a lovely stainless adapter found online!