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DirtyDT last won the day on August 14 2017

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About DirtyDT

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    Just two now.

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    Top bunk, Hut 7, Stalag 17
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    Two piece jigsaw puzzles.

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  1. Well that's what it says in the Daily Mail today. LINKY I always knew the RD's were rapid!
  2. My 2p's worth. I always said I would never buy a bike with ABS. My main bike now only comes with ABS so I bit the bullet. I can't say I really think about the fact it has ABS. I did have an issue with the brakes, they kept going spongy. I just tied an elastic band around the break lever and throttle to keep the brake on for a couple of days and it has been fine since. Mind you, all of that technology didn't stop me from getting caught by a mobile speed camera 3 days after picking the bike up - I should have chosen the "radar" option! My car has keyless opening, push start, electric handbrake and a whole host of other err..... stuff that I don't know how to operate. I love the keyless bit, My key just sits in my pocket and I can lock, unlock, start and drive it. I wasn't sure of the electric handbrake at first. I have left the handbrake off and got out of the car once but it operates automatically when the car is switched off. and disconnects when I pull away. All a far cry from bikes with cable disk brakes or cars with no servo and only one brake circuit. All that said, you can't beat oldskool.
  3. DirtyDT

    TDR forum so quiet.

    I am still around John, I just don't tend to post. Sold the FZ-8, sold all the RD400's even sold the Suzi TS250. Still have the YA-6 and brought a new Duke Scrambler Full Throttle last year - it had it's first annual service last week. Just pushed for time at the moment.
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    Me riding my unfaired one in France - back in the day
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    DDT new ride

    The FZ8 has gone and has been replaced with a Ducati Full Throttle. Just hear that exhaust howl.
  6. There is a Victoria Cross winner and a victim of Jack the Ripper both buried there.
  7. Wantsead Flats is in East London (Manor Park E12) Slice. I guess the City of London Cemetery? Down to London then hit the North Circ. Easiest is come off at the Redbridge roundabout, It is only a few minutes from there.
  8. 1.3 Ltrs of Yamaha Gear oil B. I have one of these too.
  9. Another beautiful restoration. Love it.
  10. DirtyDT

    New toolbox

    Not until June, John. I can't wait until we get real global warming haha. The workshop is half full of firewood for the fire.
  11. DirtyDT

    New toolbox

    I went for Sealy's (on the right of the picture). Can't fault them.
  12. DirtyDT

    Ok is it just me!!

    "Unfortunately with this I personally become liable for the protection of all the data, even though it's all just mostly shite"........ I didn't know anyone read my posts.
  13. They are not with me Paul. I have just been busy.recently.
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