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by george baker
Mon Mar 18, 2019 9:47 am
Forum: BM Riders Club
Topic: Patman's Progress...
Replies: 255
Views: 33921

Re: Patman's Progress...

Hi Pat
things change slowly, I seem to get older, slower, and more dented. How about you?

I dint want to ride in the rain or cold either.

George
by george baker
Sun Mar 17, 2019 11:21 am
Forum: Airhead Q&A's
Topic: Engine questions.
Replies: 27
Views: 428

Re: Engine questions.

Hi
TRUE The only long term cure is to replace them.

but until I did, for years of easy use I just slid a carpet tile under the bike

George
by george baker
Sun Mar 17, 2019 11:09 am
Forum: Official Club Event Listings
Topic: Sammy Miller 2019
Replies: 0
Views: 21

Sammy Miller 2019

Hi its in the events calendar but I thought it wont hurt to spread the information a little wider 14th April (Sunday) from 10:30am until mid-afternoon. A meet for lunch at the Sammy Miller museum in the deep south of England in the spring, close to good rides out, good chat and lunch. Several of us ...
by george baker
Sat Mar 16, 2019 12:19 pm
Forum: Oilhead (R1100/1150/Cruiser) Q&A's
Topic: Breakdown dead battery ?
Replies: 25
Views: 581

Re: Breakdown dead battery ?

Hi
standard DVM--
should also show my alternator is working YES! ----

well ? less so, -- you need a load, or the tester Ced advised

Clean ALL connections, it never makes things worse and may identify ones that need replacing


George
by george baker
Thu Mar 14, 2019 2:20 pm
Forum: Official Club Event Listings
Topic: Cosford 2019
Replies: 0
Views: 36

Cosford 2019

Hi just a reminder Cosford https://www.rafmuseum.org.uk/cosford/ with a guide for 10 people for a 2 hour tour starting at 11am, Monday 24th March, I am booked in the night before at Shawbirch Travelodge, and plan a walk to a pub for dinner 7ish but may be in the car cos I currently have a messed up ...
by george baker
Tue Mar 12, 2019 1:57 pm
Forum: Official Club Event Listings
Topic: Welsh Week
Replies: 7
Views: 413

Re: Welsh Week

Hi Mark
no internet AFAIK

thanks for the ride idea

George
by george baker
Sat Mar 09, 2019 3:20 pm
Forum: BM Riders Club
Topic: Places We Like to Meat/Eat
Replies: 25
Views: 3077

Re: Places We Like to Meat/Eat

Hi
try https://www.motocaching.net/en for rides and food

George
by george baker
Sat Mar 09, 2019 1:31 pm
Forum: General Motorcycle Chat
Topic: Skipton autojumble
Replies: 4
Views: 178

Re: Skipton autojumble

Hi
not sure, in the car if I do

George
by george baker
Sat Mar 09, 2019 1:29 pm
Forum: General Motorcycle Chat
Topic: North West Meet - March
Replies: 5
Views: 168

Re: North West Meet - March

Hi the list is at http://www.bmridersclub.com/calendar.htm, I never thought of Cumbria, the closest we have planned is Wray, Some of the Yorkshire meets may be closer to you, check out the list OR ------ you could pick a place and see if people want to ride to that, June would be a good month I had ...
by george baker
Thu Mar 07, 2019 4:03 pm
Forum: Oilhead (R1100/1150/Cruiser) Q&A's
Topic: Breakdown dead battery ?
Replies: 25
Views: 581

Re: Breakdown dead battery ?

Hi
+1 with Ced, I would have said more myself, but cold fingers, in a cafe, on my phone, when I posted

George
by george baker
Thu Mar 07, 2019 1:46 pm
Forum: Oilhead (R1100/1150/Cruiser) Q&A's
Topic: Breakdown dead battery ?
Replies: 25
Views: 581

Re: Breakdown dead battery ?

Hi if the battery is stillshowing change d test with a lamp tosee if it stays bright
Initial test is
Yes battery is ok ish
No battery dead
G
by george baker
Thu Mar 07, 2019 11:26 am
Forum: Airhead Q&A's
Topic: Spot the 'deliberate' mistake...
Replies: 19
Views: 391

Re: Spot the 'deliberate' mistake...

Hi
the post from andyb reminds me I am sure I have seen tyres that have rotation markers in opposite directions depending if they were fitted on the back or front

George
by george baker
Wed Mar 06, 2019 5:52 pm
Forum: General Motorcycle Chat
Topic: North West Meet - March
Replies: 5
Views: 168

North West Meet - March

Hi I know the rules #-o to multiple post and and am breaking them ](*,) but feel it is acceptable this once because we have some new members who may not know to look in the Official Forum so am posting the Meet into General Motorcycle Chat so that we reach non Club Members as well as Club Members to...
by george baker
Wed Mar 06, 2019 5:32 pm
Forum: Official Club Event Listings
Topic: North West Meet - March
Replies: 0
Views: 50

North West Meet - March

Hi
tomorrow

March 7th Winfields BB4 5DD 12.30 pm-- Lancashire this time, other counties in successive months

I will be on the R100R, and probably wearing a RED jacket and Black Pants, 5'8", 13stone, Beard, Glasses

George
by george baker
Wed Mar 06, 2019 12:30 pm
Forum: Airhead Q&A's
Topic: Spot the 'deliberate' mistake...
Replies: 19
Views: 391

Re: Spot the 'deliberate' mistake...

Hi
I'v seen an MoT failure for that

I got "eggs" on an Avon tyre and Avon advised that they thought the tyre had been run in reverse

George
by george baker
Tue Mar 05, 2019 9:44 pm
Forum: Official Club Event Listings
Topic: Welsh Week
Replies: 7
Views: 413

Re: Welsh Week

Hi
ok, You me and Bryce so far, it will be paypal to the treasurer closer to the time

If I get 2 more bookings I will start to try to organise a second cabin, so sign up asap

I can not remember about internet connection but will try to find out

George
by george baker
Tue Mar 05, 2019 11:10 am
Forum: Official Club Event Listings
Topic: Welsh Week
Replies: 7
Views: 413

Re: Welsh Week

Hi I will dig out the details, (my life has been a bit on hold, sorry) All the events are here http://www.bmridersclub.com/calendar.htm, it says THE BIG ONE (For Club Members Only! A whole week away in beautiful Wales for 7 nights. Fabulous scenery, incredible biking roads! Price details to be final...
by george baker
Sun Mar 03, 2019 1:22 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Introduction
Replies: 9
Views: 274

Re: Introduction

Hi
welcome
George
by george baker
Sat Mar 02, 2019 1:04 pm
Forum: BM Riders Club
Topic: Membership Problems......
Replies: 26
Views: 6536

Re: Membership Problems......

Hi
it seems to have worked cos I have seen an email to the club from you.

Now you are a member how about joining us at Radnor Revivals, it's only 70 miles from you?

George
by george baker
Wed Feb 27, 2019 12:23 pm
Forum: General Motorcycle Chat
Topic: The enhanced 2019 programme of Northern Meets
Replies: 19
Views: 771

Re: The enhanced 2019 programme of Northern Meets

Hi
sort of, in fact we always plan to have rain, unless we can have hail and snow.

Meets were planned for first Thursday of the month so people can go up to Wray later in the year

George
by george baker
Tue Feb 26, 2019 10:42 pm
Forum: General Motorcycle Chat
Topic: The enhanced 2019 programme of Northern Meets
Replies: 19
Views: 771

Re: The enhanced 2019 programme of Northern Meets

Hi
the meeting is planned for next week, I got the week wrong

George
by george baker
Tue Feb 26, 2019 9:02 pm
Forum: Official Club Event Listings
Topic: Welsh Week
Replies: 7
Views: 413

Welsh Week

Hi All Week in Friday 17-24th May 2019 We have booked a lodge at Radnor revivals http://www.radnorrevivals.com/prices.html We plan to use 4 beds in a large lodge, a second lodge can be booked if we are overwhelmed with interest, YOU MUST BE A CLUB MEMBER to attend--due to insurance cover--temporary ...
by george baker
Tue Feb 26, 2019 11:22 am
Forum: General Motorcycle Chat
Topic: The enhanced 2019 programme of Northern Meets
Replies: 19
Views: 771

Re: The enhanced 2019 programme of Northern Meets

Hi
I plan to be at Winfields on Thursday, in the car cos still doing the exercises and bike is away getting stuff done I am not fit enough to do yet

EDIT
I got the week wrong, it seems it is Next Week for the meeting



George
by george baker
Fri Feb 22, 2019 6:16 pm
Forum: F Series Technical Q&A's
Topic: BMW F800GS 2008 Gauge and kill Switch
Replies: 3
Views: 341

Re: BMW F800GS 2008 Gauge and kill Switch

Hi
welcome

George

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