Monthly Archives: June 2012

A grand day out

Yesterday we went for a picnic. I loaded up the sandwiches, Spanish omelette, water and squirrelled the nibbles and ground blankets away in military fashion, so that by 10am the Capo was fit to burst and ready to roll. We’d … Continue reading

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Ultimate Parts (UK) discount offer

I’ve just been given this heads-up from Aussie Capo rider and all-round good egg Steve (Precis) about discount offers from those awfully nice folks at Ultimate Parts in Nottingham (UK), take it away Steve …… Martin at Ultimateparts (http://www.ultimateparts.net/Aprilia-ETV-1000-Capo-Nord-2003-parts.php) can … Continue reading

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Fire sale at the lost and found

After a bit of time mulling over the computer problem, I decided to buy an external housing for the poorly Sony SATA hard drive and see if it was still readable from Jan’s XP machine or the Capo’s Asus notebook. … Continue reading

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Snap-crackle-pop ….. no, not the Capo!

Well I have to say it’s been quite a stressful few weeks ….. a Capo coil failed just before I left for the UK, but as it fed a side-sparkplug the bike ran OK and so it had to languish … Continue reading

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