Monthly Archives: September 2012

A brew, a battery and a bimble in the boonies.

Heart pounding fit to burst with sweat dribbling off my chin, I got to wondering quite how I got here. Between wheezing gulps of air I figured there were most definitely better things to be doing, and places to do … Continue reading

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Wot’s that switch then eh?

A couple of keen-eyed readers have asked about the switch behind the riders saddle. Well, no mystery really ……. I got fed up with removing the saddles then rummaging around next to the battery to find both halves of the … Continue reading

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Putting the Cat back ….

The Quill Evo2 cans and link pipes had been on the Capo for a couple of years and sadly, never fitted properly. After spring I gave up waiting for a replacement left hand link pipe from my to-busy pipe bending … Continue reading

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Rally-Raid fuel economy – update

In the last post I mentioned the improved economy of the Rally-Raid over the recent three weeks continental trot. Low: 45mpg  Avg: 48mpg Best: 51mpg Well that wasn’t the whole story, those were the results from the majority of the … Continue reading

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Continental blast and re-reg at last!

It’s 24hrs since the Capo and I arrived home from our 3,500 mile, three week trip to the UK and bits of me are still aching in new and novel ways. It’s not the Capo’s fault, the day after the … Continue reading

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