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Forum: Ride reports 03-22-2014, 08:29 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,060
Posted By FJRCraig
Excellent! :lurk

Excellent! :lurk
Forum: EMEA 03-03-2014, 08:57 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 551
Posted By FJRCraig
Me too! Stung a bit especially when i had a...

Me too! Stung a bit especially when i had a ticket bought in advance for about 35 but the date of crossing didn't suit anymore!

Much cheaper to buy in advance if you are sure when you need to...
Forum: Equipment 02-26-2014, 08:56 PM
Replies: 1,440
Views: 83,492
Posted By FJRCraig
Guess the issue with that is that the record...

Guess the issue with that is that the record switch is on the left and would be difficult to access. Not an issue with a remote or if you just turn it on and leave it on though...
Forum: Equipment 02-26-2014, 08:53 PM
Replies: 1,440
Views: 83,492
Posted By FJRCraig
Thanks hubilado that's also what I was planning....

Thanks hubilado that's also what I was planning. Sounds like the adhesive is more than up to the job. I'll give it a go!
Forum: Equipment 02-26-2014, 08:51 PM
Replies: 1,440
Views: 83,492
Posted By FJRCraig
Thanks very much, exactly what I was thinking of...

Thanks very much, exactly what I was thinking of doing. Tether sounds a sensible back up too.

Cheers, Craig
Forum: Equipment 02-26-2014, 07:38 AM
Replies: 1,440
Views: 83,492
Posted By FJRCraig
Bought a VIRB after seeing them at a good price. ...

Bought a VIRB after seeing them at a good price.

Looking at mounting it on my helmet but wondering top or side?

I'm preferring the idea of mounting it on the side as it will keep it below the...
Forum: EMEA 02-24-2014, 04:34 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 730
Posted By FJRCraig
It's not your original plan but I'd recommend the...

It's not your original plan but I'd recommend the Ijmuiden (Amsterdam) to Newcastle ferry. It'll avoid the big mile days to get to Scotland and will put you within a short hop of both the west coast...
Forum: Ride reports 02-24-2014, 04:26 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,095
Posted By FJRCraig
Fantastic film, thanks for sharing! :clap

Fantastic film, thanks for sharing!

:clap
Forum: Ride reports 01-30-2014, 02:23 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,170
Posted By FJRCraig
Thumb Very cool trip, thanks for sharing. A nice...

Very cool trip, thanks for sharing.

A nice route with a starting point just down the road from me too!

Craig
Forum: Trip Planning 01-29-2014, 05:53 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,038
Posted By FJRCraig
Thumb Just signed up. Guess there is always more...

Just signed up.

Guess there is always more to learn!

Haven't looked at it yet but thanks for taking the time to put it together.
Forum: Ride reports 06-23-2013, 11:39 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 5,396
Posted By FJRCraig
Nice report and photos. I was laughing at...

Nice report and photos.

I was laughing at your comments about the heat. I'm just heading back to the uk via France and Belgium. Was in Grenoble earlier last week. At 80 mph the bike was saying...
Forum: Ride reports 06-07-2013, 02:41 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 6,340
Posted By FJRCraig
I'm in...:lurk Nice report so far. Always...

I'm in...:lurk Nice report so far.

Always like reading reports of my 'home' country. Nice to see it from a different perspective :thumb

Craig
Forum: EMEA 05-24-2013, 02:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 364
Posted By FJRCraig
Sadly I'm working this week, otherwise I'd have...

Sadly I'm working this week, otherwise I'd have been up for that.

Been to Skye many times but have never ventured as far as Lewis.

Have a great trip and post the photo's for us :thumb

Craig
Forum: EMEA 05-21-2013, 02:52 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,362
Posted By FJRCraig
It's a 5/10 minute walk from the car park. ...

It's a 5/10 minute walk from the car park.

If you are visiting the castle, and it's a nice day, Stonehaven harbour is worth a visit. Couple of nice pubs right on the harbour front. Good for lunch...
Forum: EMEA 05-16-2013, 01:45 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,473
Posted By FJRCraig
You'll have a blast. I did Aberdeen to...

You'll have a blast.

I did Aberdeen to Nice/Cannes a few years ago. At that time I was a fairly inexperienced rider with a fairly inexperienced pillion.

I'd keep the daily mileage down 200 is...
Forum: EMEA 05-09-2013, 09:54 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,362
Posted By FJRCraig
Ha ha, just spat out my tea laughing :rofl Very...

Ha ha, just spat out my tea laughing :rofl Very true though!
Forum: EMEA 05-08-2013, 10:23 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,362
Posted By FJRCraig
Can also recommend the Clachaig. Great beer and...

Can also recommend the Clachaig. Great beer and atmosphere.

If you are camping in Glencoe, be prepared for the midges. Spend a night in the car there (after giving up on pitching the tent - due...
Forum: Day Trippin' 05-04-2013, 07:15 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 956
Posted By FJRCraig
Nice report. Just added the Grand Canyon to my...

Nice report. Just added the Grand Canyon to my list of places I must visit.

Love the look of the camping setup they have there. In the UK you'd probably be banned from camping somewhere as nice...
Forum: Day Trippin' 05-01-2013, 05:17 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,351
Posted By FJRCraig
Thanks for the advice! Can't wait :D

Thanks for the advice! Can't wait :D
Forum: Day Trippin' 05-01-2013, 03:22 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,351
Posted By FJRCraig
Nice report :thumb I'm off to the Catalunya...

Nice report :thumb

I'm off to the Catalunya MotoGP in June. Haven't been to one before either so was good to get an idea of what to expect.

Will try to post some photos when I get back.
Forum: EMEA 04-28-2013, 11:31 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 431
Posted By FJRCraig
Hi, I'm interested to see what replies you...

Hi,

I'm interested to see what replies you get too.

Best breakdown cover I could find was Start Rescue's 4 or 5 star cover (58 to 75), though I think that covers you for a year.

Not sure...
Forum: EMEA 04-27-2013, 11:19 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 318
Posted By FJRCraig
Bletchley Park

European summer trip is actually planned but I'm trying to break up the trudge from Scotland to the ferry on the south coast.

I've been to Duxford Air Museum before and it was brilliant, might go...
Forum: Ride reports 04-24-2013, 07:28 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 840
Posted By FJRCraig
Fantastic, really enjoyed that! :thumb Quite...

Fantastic, really enjoyed that! :thumb

Quite some adventure you had.

Are episodes 1 and 2 somewhere or are you still making them?
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-15-2013, 06:39 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 361
Posted By FJRCraig
Summers Arrived!

Had a short run on the FJR today as the weather in Aberdeenshire, Scotland is fantastic!

Mostly forgot to stop and take photographs but did get a few and thought I'd post some as proof we do get...
Forum: Equipment 04-06-2013, 04:58 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,284
Posted By FJRCraig
I've been using a Multitec daily at work for a...

I've been using a Multitec daily at work for a couple of years now and have just bought one for personal use.

Only down side i've found is, as previously mentioned, the lack of sun visor. A...
Forum: Ride reports 04-01-2013, 07:19 AM
Replies: 339
Views: 54,562
Posted By FJRCraig
Thanks! :thumb Any more big trips planned? ...

Thanks! :thumb

Any more big trips planned?

Craig
Forum: Ride reports 04-01-2013, 03:49 AM
Replies: 339
Views: 54,562
Posted By FJRCraig
Thanks for making a sharing these videos Oisin. ...

Thanks for making a sharing these videos Oisin.

Inspirational!

The quality of them is superb, especially as you were filming yourself!

What camera(s) were you using?

Regards,
Forum: Ride reports 03-31-2013, 11:46 AM
Replies: 258
Views: 66,806
Posted By FJRCraig
Looks great so far!

Looks great so far!
Forum: EMEA 03-29-2013, 01:54 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,673
Posted By FJRCraig
Sounds like a great trip you are considering. ...

Sounds like a great trip you are considering.

I was thinking of taking a break from work for a few months around 2014/2015 to do a bit of travelling.

I'll keep an eye on this thread. I'd...
Forum: EMEA 09-26-2012, 05:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 844
Posted By FJRCraig
First post on this site but may be able to answer...

First post on this site but may be able to answer some of your queries.

1. As per previous reply registered keeper is not necessarily owner BUT it is an offence for the previous keeper not to...
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