Monthly Archives: January 2016

Clutching at straws …..

Clutch slave cylinders/seals and brake fluid can be almost as emotive as good old engine oil, everyone has an opinion. Well I’ve just changed brake/clutch fluid after about 15 months, usually I’d do it every 6 months or so, but … Continue reading

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Eighty-eight thousand, eight hundred and eighty-eight!

Many years back I started to carry one of these disposable cameras on the bike. Usually ratting around in the top-box with all manner of junk, it was their just in case of …… Well I’m sure you get the … Continue reading

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Trippin’ all the way!

Sometimes a particular feature of a piece of technology can drive you nuts – that itch you can’t scratch! Here’s my particular niggle with the Capo dashboard …… Just imagine, it’s a nice day and you’re all suited-and-booted, ready to … Continue reading

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Muddy Chef Challenge 2016

As some of you may know, I’m not really one for driving our four-wheeled cousins … I didn’t even get a licence for them until quite late, then I tried a variety of styles and performance and came to the … Continue reading

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Slowly, slowly ……

With the weather hitting an unseasonaly warm 20c (but high winds!) it’s been a fine opportunity for running around on the Capo, but when she’s all tucked up nice and cosy in the barn, it’s been time to work on … Continue reading

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