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by DodgeRover
Tue Aug 04, 2020 9:24 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: What did you do today?
Replies: 2858
Views: 190116

Re: What did you do today?

he and his other mechanic both went down with The Cough and it floored the pair of 'em. He used the last of his strength to rebook everybody the day he rang me...... Speaking of feeling weak, the guy who thought that he had had it in January and literally had no strength at all when suffering from ...
by DodgeRover
Tue Aug 04, 2020 11:15 am
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: Crash! Bang! Wallop!
Replies: 1421
Views: 49046

Re: Crash! Bang! Wallop!

Better than dying though surely What about a sudden loss of control caused by a tyre dropping off the rim/ brake or suspension failure and the vehicle swerving into passing traffic doing 70mph? I doubt most people would slow to a few mph as that would seem to be just as dangerous as being stationar...
by DodgeRover
Tue Aug 04, 2020 9:54 am
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: Crash! Bang! Wallop!
Replies: 1421
Views: 49046

Re: Crash! Bang! Wallop!

There been a couple of videos posted in the past of people on the M25 trying to do exactly that and ending up running on the brake disc, sparks everywhere and obviously not fully in control. Better advice would be smart* motorways are dangerous
by DodgeRover
Tue Aug 04, 2020 9:21 am
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: Crash! Bang! Wallop!
Replies: 1421
Views: 49046

Re: Crash! Bang! Wallop!

#biggerdope https://twitter.com/SurreyRoadCops/status/1290393199962468357?s=19 No damage from driving on a flat for what a couple of miles at 5 or 10mph or apart from a lot of damage then when it shreds or comes off the rim and rips of the brakes or suspension, obviously the tyre will be beyond rep...
by DodgeRover
Mon Aug 03, 2020 11:05 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: Two wheels good.
Replies: 836
Views: 62072

Re: Two wheels good.

A serious tidy of all the cables and wiring, a bit of a tweek to the head stock angle, some longer forks and that wouldn't look bad at all, its a damn sight better factory effort looking like a custom than most hipsters make in trying to turn things into a cafe racers...
by DodgeRover
Mon Aug 03, 2020 9:21 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: Two wheels good.
Replies: 836
Views: 62072

Re: Two wheels good.

I'm assuming that isn't a hard tail? The basic geometry of that isn't bad is it!
by DodgeRover
Mon Aug 03, 2020 9:07 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: What did you do today?
Replies: 2858
Views: 190116

Re: What did you do today?

That's pretty cool that you can DIY that at home, in impressed that you could code a freeware version as well! Its not terribly difficult to do, its just knowing what the tools are and then just using them. Pretty much anyone who can use this forum are be able to do it. Everyone on here pretty much...
by DodgeRover
Mon Aug 03, 2020 5:31 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: What did you do today?
Replies: 2858
Views: 190116

Re: What did you do today?

That's pretty cool that you can DIY that at home, in impressed that you could code a freeware version as well!
by DodgeRover
Sat Aug 01, 2020 11:36 am
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: What did you do today?
Replies: 2858
Views: 190116

Re: What did you do today?

Started checking out trailer over as we need to use it for the holiday, adjusted the brakes on one wheel and greased the bearings up, went to the other side and the drum was stuck like when it catches on the shoes, except it isn't doing. Right bugger to get it off. No lip on the drum, the oil seal h...
by DodgeRover
Fri Jul 31, 2020 10:43 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: Two wheels good.
Replies: 836
Views: 62072

Re: Two wheels good.

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