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by mellorp
Fri Feb 16, 2018 11:58 am
Forum: Projects
Topic: Shrinking a 300 to a 250
Replies: 2
Views: 90

Re: Shrinking a 300 to a 250

1st parts arrived from Venhill. New throttle cable and some KIPS cables. A massive thanx to RickNC30
by mellorp
Wed Feb 14, 2018 8:47 pm
Forum: Trackdays and Meets
Topic: 2T Big Bang 2018 UK
Replies: 10
Views: 579

Re: 2T Big Bang 2018 UK

I have now set up three 2T Track day events Oulton Park with No Limits on April 24th Donington Park No Limits (you have to ring to book as this is a closed event) June 28th Blyton Park British Race School (again ring them) August 30th Last one will be at Silverstone (TBA) where your KR can stretch i...
by mellorp
Wed Feb 14, 2018 5:11 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Shrinking a 300 to a 250
Replies: 2
Views: 90

Shrinking a 300 to a 250

The 300 arrived along with the assorted boxes of bits. A quick inventory check showed a pretty good record of all the bits and pieces. 1st job to store the big bits, fairings & pipes and make the bike move able with a dry fit. Wheels came off and the various spacers found and then reinstalled. No ma...
by mellorp
Sat Feb 10, 2018 10:27 am
Forum: Steering and Suspension
Topic: Standard Fork Set Up ??
Replies: 2
Views: 77

Re: Standard Fork Set Up ??

As JanBros says any bike needs setting up to the rider. What might work for me, might not work for you If you want quicker steering lower the front/raise the back If it slaps over bumps but steers great you need a damper If it's lazy and wont turn but that's how you like it leave it If it bottoms ou...
by mellorp
Fri Feb 02, 2018 2:08 pm
Forum: KR Bits and Bikes For Sale
Topic: KR1S 300 for sale
Replies: 11
Views: 432

Re: KR1S 300 for sale

Hopefully it will be as nice as the other one
by mellorp
Fri Feb 02, 2018 12:45 pm
Forum: KR Bits and Bikes For Sale
Topic: KR1S 300 for sale
Replies: 11
Views: 432

Re: KR1S 300 for sale

I bought it. I'll be putting it back to a 250 so once I have it in bits the 300 kit and crank will be up for grabs as it's getting a new crank pistons and a replate (for starters)
by mellorp
Sun Jan 21, 2018 9:50 am
Forum: Trackdays and Meets
Topic: 2T Big Bang 2018 UK
Replies: 10
Views: 579

Re: 2T Big Bang 2018 UK

2T Big Bang - The main event

No Limits
Donington Park
Thursday
June 28th

Book into the group appropriate for yourself. Personally I go in the Lower group, it's a track day not a race :-)
by mellorp
Fri Jan 05, 2018 4:22 pm
Forum: Chit Chat
Topic: Metzeler racetec tyres?
Replies: 3
Views: 177

Re: Metzeler racetec tyres?

No sure it will fit. I had a 160/60 17 on my RGV wheel conversion. Had to take it back as it was too wide and went down to a 150/60 17
by mellorp
Sat Dec 30, 2017 7:25 pm
Forum: Trackdays and Meets
Topic: Classic Bike Trackday - 24/25 June 2017
Replies: 7
Views: 564

Re: Classic Bike Trackday - 24/25 June 2017

Not sure Marty. These are the dates I have planned for 2018 Feb 24th Saturday Oulton Park Gen Bike day - No Limits Lower Group March 22nd Thursday Donington Park No Limits Lower Group Noisy day April 24th Tuesday Oulton Park 2T Early Tremors - Gen Bike day - No Limits Lower Group May 24th Provisiona...
by mellorp
Mon Dec 18, 2017 10:08 am
Forum: Chit Chat
Topic: Is it me ?
Replies: 10
Views: 416

Re: Is it me ?

I think you hit the nail on the head. People love pics and with photobucket now broken FB is actually a great place to host pics and have the discussions Quick fix (courtesy of Norbo) on the Photobucket fiasco is ....all you need to do is go to edit and put ~original after the last word jpg and your...
by mellorp
Sun Dec 17, 2017 7:44 pm
Forum: Trackdays and Meets
Topic: 2T Big Bang 2018 UK
Replies: 10
Views: 579

Re: 2T Big Bang 2018 UK

OK

Oulton Park Tuesday 24th April. Book with No Limits (I chose the lower group) and ride around the moving chicanes.
by mellorp
Sun Dec 17, 2017 12:50 pm
Forum: Trackdays and Meets
Topic: 2T Big Bang 2018 UK
Replies: 10
Views: 579

Re: 2T Big Bang 2018 UK

Good man. Hope to see you at some point during the year :-)
by mellorp
Sat Dec 16, 2017 8:45 am
Forum: Chit Chat
Topic: Is it me ?
Replies: 10
Views: 416

Re: Is it me ?

Yes it is. Same thing has happened to the NSR free forum, it averages less posts the the KR forum, but is fairly active on FB. The RGV forum has reinvented itself to adapt to the change of focus between social chitchat and tech questions. Tech info and archive info needs to stay on the forums as it'...