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Author: davejames
Sat Mar 23, 2019 11:08 pm
Forum: The Bottom Shed
Topic: Wanna get rich fast ? - Here's how ....
Replies: 6
Views: 302

Re: Wanna get rich fast ? - Here's how ....

Dealers run as a business to make money. If they see something they think they can sell and make a tidy profit then they'll be on it. Dealer prices will always be a lot higher than private. And if you sell a bike for a price your happy with, you can't really complain if the buyer sells it for more....
Author: davejames
Sun Dec 16, 2018 12:08 am
Forum: Out and About
Topic: Two stroke action in Derby
Replies: 18
Views: 2058

Re: Two stroke action in Derby

Me too, one bike I really wish I hadn't sold especially for £250 :( :(
Author: davejames
Sun Nov 18, 2018 1:24 am
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Kawasaki Z900 minus reg
Replies: 14
Views: 896

Re: Kawasaki Z900 minus reg

It might be worth trying a hyphen between the Z1-F in the frame number. I had this problem at mot time a few years ago when Z1F wasn't recognised and I was sent home by the tester to retrieve the previous certificate. I duly returned and sure enough there was a hyphen there which then worked when in...
Author: davejames
Sat Oct 27, 2018 12:30 am
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: How to find out original colour
Replies: 17
Views: 940

Re: How to find out original colour

Is it a UK bike or import from US/Europe? If it's UK you can get the info from DVLA.
Author: davejames
Fri Oct 26, 2018 7:44 am
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: 1973 Z1
Replies: 31
Views: 1738

Re: 1973 Z1

Beautiful bike Mick, enjoy :D :D
Author: davejames
Sat Sep 22, 2018 9:15 pm
Forum: Show us Yours
Topic: My Bikes
Replies: 22
Views: 2350

Re: My Bikes

Nice H2a too :D
Author: davejames
Sun Sep 16, 2018 12:27 am
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Frame number ???
Replies: 6
Views: 446

Re: Frame number ???

Were they the Lincoln, Nebraska built ones that started with a 5?
Author: davejames
Sat Sep 15, 2018 10:22 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Frame number ???
Replies: 6
Views: 446

Re: Frame number ???

Off the top of my head Duane I think that's an A4 frame.
Author: davejames
Fri Jul 13, 2018 6:33 am
Forum: Out and About
Topic: Two stroke action in Derby
Replies: 18
Views: 2058

Re: Two stroke action in Derby

Thanks for posting the pics Chris, looks like there were some really nice bikes there both standard and modified. Shame most of the owners look as old as the bikes, much the same as with Zeds :lol:
Author: davejames
Thu Jul 05, 2018 6:47 am
Forum: Out and About
Topic: Two stroke action in Derby
Replies: 18
Views: 2058

Re: Two stroke action in Derby

Chris, that sounds like the air cooled RD rally, sure it's usually at a rugby club in the East Midlands area. Not owned one for 30+ years but would love to see some pics. I had a lot of good times on them between the age of 18 and 23 :)
Author: davejames
Mon Jun 18, 2018 11:24 pm
Forum: Out and About
Topic: Barn Owl VJMC
Replies: 6
Views: 921

Re: Barn Owl VJMC

Great pics, thanks for posting :D :D
Author: davejames
Sat May 26, 2018 8:46 am
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Z1B Engine # identifying assistance please?
Replies: 7
Views: 667

Re: Z1B Engine # identifying assistance please?

Johny, I haven't got the numbers to hand but I think that Z1b numbers ran from 47500 to 85000 ish. Sure someone will be along to confirm the exact figures.
Author: davejames
Thu May 24, 2018 9:49 pm
Forum: Meetings & Events
Topic: VJMC events/shows
Replies: 9
Views: 1388

Re: VJMC events/shows

Thanks for the details Will, I'll try and make a couple of the local shows this year :D
Author: davejames
Sun Apr 15, 2018 9:44 am
Forum: Meetings & Events
Topic: Raven Big breakfast - Sunday 15th April
Replies: 3
Views: 613

Re: Raven Big breakfast - Sunday 15th April

That's what I thought too Garry, it gave light rain all day. Still dry here but after too many sherberts last night and a 4am finish I don't feel in any fit state to be doing anything today :oops: :oops: All self inflicted of course :lol: :lol:

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