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by TBM
Sat Feb 16, 2019 2:52 pm
Forum: Sales - MT bikes or parts etc
Topic: MT604
Replies: 0
Views: 131

MT604

Finally decided I've got too many bikes and really not used the MT much. Originally an MT500 (and still is on the V5). Frame was converted by Mr Shiny a fair while ago and the engine was purchased from Otto (Woodruff). It was apparently from a stolen/recovered so has no engine number. Has a disc bra...
by TBM
Sun Dec 11, 2016 8:45 am
Forum: Workshop Banter
Topic: BEWARE postal trauma
Replies: 11
Views: 1530

Re: BEWARE postal trauma

Thank you TBM for setting the record straight on that - I see vehicle parts ok on MyHermes subject to the restrictions you highlighted Yeah, I use them all the time for sending bike bits. On the plus side, they're cheap (as a comparison - £3.75 for a signature delivery compared to £11.99 for parcel...
by TBM
Sat Dec 10, 2016 7:58 pm
Forum: Workshop Banter
Topic: BEWARE postal trauma
Replies: 11
Views: 1530

Re: BEWARE postal trauma

Interesting and rather worrying , thank you for the heads up . Just something to be aware of on MyHermes that I discovered recently , they have a list of "Prohibited Items " they wont carry , one category of which is "Vehicle Parts" , and their policy on this , as copied from their website is "We h...
by TBM
Sun Dec 04, 2016 1:04 am
Forum: General MT chat
Topic: Shed Tat
Replies: 3
Views: 435

Re: Shed Tat

Bunker wrote:Did you make it or find it?
Had it made - company on ebay that will stick any picture on to a metal sign. Took a crop of the Logo on the brochure in one of the sections here, bit of manipulation and sent it off.
by TBM
Sat Dec 03, 2016 2:32 pm
Forum: General MT chat
Topic: Shed Tat
Replies: 3
Views: 435

Shed Tat

Just thought I'd upload a picture of the latest bit of tat to adorn my shed wall....

Image
by TBM
Thu Nov 24, 2016 8:27 am
Forum: Wanted - MT bikes or parts etc
Topic: New headlight cowl for Johnny piano
Replies: 6
Views: 440

Re: New headlight cowl for Johnny piano

Also have a look in the sales section.
by TBM
Sun Aug 21, 2016 11:24 am
Forum: Other Sales
Topic: CUSTOM MADE PARTS - ONE OFF'S
Replies: 3
Views: 858

Re: CUSTOM MADE PARTS - ONE OFF'S

George has made a few bits for my drag bike. A true craftsman.
by TBM
Sun Aug 21, 2016 11:19 am
Forum: Links - Information
Topic: harley helmet for the MT 350.
Replies: 8
Views: 1600

Re: harley helmet for the MT 350.

Mr Shiney wrote:
TBM wrote:They always say you should spend as much on your helmet as you value your head. As a result I have decided to stop wearing my 1970's Kangol open face, and have bought a new open face for £40.
That much? :lol: :lol: :lol:
:) :)
by TBM
Tue May 03, 2016 4:57 pm
Forum: General MT chat
Topic: 500 vs 350
Replies: 14
Views: 1230

Re: 500 vs 350

350 is easier to start with the electric start, and easier to stop with discs rather than drums.

Don't underestimate the advantage of the electric boot. There are some than can happily start an MT500 everytime with ease. I'm wasn't one of them and ended up in A&E with a torn calf muscle.....
by TBM
Mon Apr 18, 2016 11:16 am
Forum: Sales - MT bikes or parts etc
Topic: MT Parts for Sale
Replies: 21
Views: 1737

Re: MT Parts for Sale

Can I bagsy the Bars and Barkbusters please? (assuming they're MT350 bars and that the barkbusters fit them :) )

Cheers

Phil