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by Wirralman
Wed Jun 19, 2019 7:18 am
Forum: General MT chat
Topic: Madstu needs help! Sprocket carrier needed
Replies: 7
Views: 109

Re: Madstu needs help! Sprocket carrier needed

Well done Dave Deadgrass, a true gentleman
by Wirralman
Tue Jun 18, 2019 1:17 pm
Forum: General MT chat
Topic: Madstu needs help! Sprocket carrier needed
Replies: 7
Views: 109

Re: Madstu needs help! Sprocket carrier needed

Yes - but almost impossible to replace in the field and not that easy to replace even in the workshop!! At an MT meet MoscowJohn's broken bearings were changed by Rustybike in field conditions, I was with him when he did it. I've changed them myself at home with no special tools just a long drift a...
by Wirralman
Tue Jun 18, 2019 11:46 am
Forum: General MT chat
Topic: Madstu needs help! Sprocket carrier needed
Replies: 7
Views: 109

Re: Madstu needs help! Sprocket carrier needed

Why not take it to a local bike shop. The 3 bearings are all standard parts
by Wirralman
Sun Jun 16, 2019 10:26 pm
Forum: WELCOME!
Topic: Thinking of buying a mt 350 .
Replies: 3
Views: 71

Re: Thinking of buying a mt 350 .

Yep Slide front forks through the handlebars by up to 4 inches Fit shorter 500 rear shocks , lower 1 1/2 inches Sculpt an inch ? Out of the saddle Fit low profile tyres , maybe save 1/2 inches NB you may need to shorten side stand. Getting the bike on the mainstand may need a wooden block to roll re...
by Wirralman
Sun Jun 16, 2019 8:50 pm
Forum: Wanted - MT bikes or parts etc
Topic: kickstart
Replies: 5
Views: 227

Re: kickstart

giff wrote:
Sun Jun 16, 2019 7:49 pm
what else you got? :D
What else do you need ☺?
by Wirralman
Sun Jun 16, 2019 1:59 pm
Forum: Other Bike chat
Topic: My Harris Matchless
Replies: 9
Views: 152

Re: My Harris Matchless

Fergie wrote:
Sun Jun 16, 2019 1:42 pm
Why is it that whenever I fix a fault or find a solution to a problem, another one appears?
😁
On the bright side, you can now solve the new problem at YOUR convenience and once done you'll feel glad that you did it
by Wirralman
Sat Jun 15, 2019 4:24 pm
Forum: WELCOME!
Topic: Hello there!
Replies: 3
Views: 55

Re: Hello there!

Welcome to the forum The MT350 has many more smiles per mile than the mainstream bikes. It excells at nothing, but does everything. Electric start and disc brakes make it a lot easier to live with than an MT500 but has less power. It isn't a steed for the traffic light Grand Prix but one has certain...
by Wirralman
Sat Jun 15, 2019 4:30 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Happy Birthday Rustybike and Stsnis
Replies: 1
Views: 10

Happy Birthday Rustybike and Stsnis

Happy Birthday Russ, you young whippersnapper !

Also Happy Birthday to Stanis
by Wirralman
Fri Jun 14, 2019 10:22 pm
Forum: General MT chat
Topic: Got problems but still going!
Replies: 8
Views: 248

Re: Got problems but still going!

:evil: 8 WHAT? Who ever got a speeding ticket on an MT???? :lol: I remember the North Wales guys stressing the need to observe the speed limits when in their patch on the way to the early MTRC events The boys in blue were keen on speeding offences. MTs found speeding ( ie 33+mph in a 30 zone) couldn...
by Wirralman
Fri Jun 14, 2019 5:12 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: happy birthday Ellrider
Replies: 7
Views: 56

Re: happy birthday Ellrider

Happy Birthday Mark