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Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 02-16-2013, 03:55 AM
Replies: 109
Views: 9,929
Posted By Mr Vimes
So will the patients on the psychiatric inpatient...

So will the patients on the psychiatric inpatient ward you work on! :D

I love riding in the rain. Always do everything smoothly, 50/50 braking, easy throttle, smooth cornering. To be honest we...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 02-15-2013, 12:23 PM
Replies: 309
Views: 27,237
Posted By Mr Vimes
I love filtering through traffic. The one...

I love filtering through traffic.

The one thing that I never do is go between the inside kerb and traffic. Going through rush traffic is one of the joys of riding. Better still is when there is a...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 02-05-2012, 07:49 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,153
Posted By Mr Vimes
Thanks for all your help folks. Those chains are...

Thanks for all your help folks. Those chains are a brilliant idea, might invest in a set.

Over here the roads are never prepared for winter, the whole country grinds to a halt as the impact of the...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 02-05-2012, 01:14 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,153
Posted By Mr Vimes
Snow riding

I hope this is in the right place, so here goes.

I really need some advice on how to ride on snow. I've a G650GS with ABS and have got to make a 100+ mile round trip over the next few days....
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 01-22-2012, 05:19 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 5,938
Posted By Mr Vimes
I sort of sing, well I think it's singing but my...

I sort of sing, well I think it's singing but my kids disagree!

What I sing depends on what I last heard on the way out of the house. I can't begin to tell you how frustrating it is to have the...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 01-14-2012, 01:46 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 51,867
Posted By Mr Vimes
:rofl:rofl

:rofl:rofl
Forum: Thumpers 12-23-2011, 01:59 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,339
Posted By Mr Vimes
I'm 5'6" and have no problems with the G650. ...

I'm 5'6" and have no problems with the G650.

Bought mine when they were first launched over here in April. Not regretted it, I use it every day as my main form of transport. Enough power to keep...
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-30-2011, 01:04 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 8,668
Posted By Mr Vimes
Ah, didn't know about the crash being witnessed....

Ah, didn't know about the crash being witnessed. Learn something new and all that.

TE got as far south as Jeddah I believe, but your right a lot of time was spent in what is now Jordan and Syria....
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-30-2011, 06:42 AM
Replies: 250
Views: 21,525
Posted By Mr Vimes
I can see where hypothermia is a problem in some...

I can see where hypothermia is a problem in some area's but for most people in most places a tanked up cock end on wheels is something you're more likely to come across.


You'd like to think that...
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-29-2011, 06:28 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 8,668
Posted By Mr Vimes
Having worked in KSA I was surprised to find...

Having worked in KSA I was surprised to find absolutely no mention of him or in fact any mention of his role in the middle east, especially when Saudi was celebrating 100 years.

I'm sure that I...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-29-2011, 02:34 AM
Replies: 250
Views: 21,525
Posted By Mr Vimes
Just reading through this. The debate over tired...

Just reading through this. The debate over tired and p1ssed is a great one!
If you're tired you can do things to wake yourself up, or if you've the facility a quick cat nap can clear your head....
Forum: Thumpers 10-24-2011, 03:19 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,911
Posted By Mr Vimes
Pissed Not a happy bunny. Just spoke to BMW...

Not a happy bunny.

Just spoke to BMW Mottorad, the UK importer, about the clutch and have been told that it looks as if I'm liable for the cost of a replacement clutch. The best they could come up...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-22-2011, 02:02 PM
Replies: 210
Views: 26,965
Posted By Mr Vimes
Fair enough! I suppose it's always a way to keep...

Fair enough! I suppose it's always a way to keep Darwin Awards going.:D
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-22-2011, 08:58 AM
Replies: 210
Views: 26,965
Posted By Mr Vimes
I'm struggling to follow this. Surely...

I'm struggling to follow this.

Surely wearing a lid means that if you're unlucky enough to get off then your chances of a neuro injury are greatly reduced. Physical injuries can be overcome and...
Forum: Thumpers 10-22-2011, 01:34 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,911
Posted By Mr Vimes
Cheers guys. This gives me a bit of ammo...

Cheers guys.

This gives me a bit of ammo when I see the dealer next week. Also put my mind at rest.
Forum: Thumpers 10-18-2011, 01:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,911
Posted By Mr Vimes
Thanks kubiak. I thought it should have a...

Thanks kubiak.

I thought it should have a half decent life to it.
The bike is new, I bought it two days after the official UK release and not regretted it once, although was miffed when I found...
Forum: Thumpers 10-18-2011, 10:50 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,911
Posted By Mr Vimes
BMW G650GS Clutch

Hi folks.

I'm hoping that this is in the correct place, this is my first post so please go easy!

I was wondering if anyone has had any problems with the G650GS clutch. I bought mine in April...
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