Monthly Archives: January 2013

New page added – Rear Suspension Linkage

Yes, a new page added under ‘Chassis’ in the drop-down menu after installing the Brucaliffo supplied rear suspension linkage overhaul Kit. An excellent and comprehensive kit of parts and tools. I adapted it slightly from the original documented installation procedure … Continue reading

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You are what you are

Someone close to me once said; “You’ll never be riding motorbikes when you’re 30” A simple statement I’ll grant you, but among the endless conversations that spiralled into arguments, the tone of voice, the inflection and the derisory look, all … Continue reading

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Dash it all Jeeves…..

Well here it is at last ….. the green LCD Caponord instrument panel. A hot brew and an early start on a cold wintery day, had the panel off the bike and in the warm workshop by 8am. While the … Continue reading

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Who’s bright idea?

Yes I know, I keep fiddling with this damn board …… but my new green LED’s turned up today! So in one went on the test board to see what it looks like. The pic doesn’t do it justice as … Continue reading

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DVLA data

Well here it is …. the third quarter data for 2012. Including mine (August 2012), the UK has a total of 13 registered Caponord Rally-Raids – that’s a loss of three in the last year. Will 2013 see us drop … Continue reading

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Chips with everything

And a Happy New Year to one and all. Welcome to 2013 ….. and have I been a busy boy over the festive period. The Caponord/Futura instrument panel simulator-rig thing is built and working, allowing all the functions to be … Continue reading

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