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Forum: Honda CRF1000L Africa Twin General Discussion Forum   07-04-2019, 02:43 PM
Replies: 18
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Posted By lee711
Have had them on for about 600 miles now and love...

Have had them on for about 600 miles now and love them, great in the dry and I definitely have more confidence with them in the wet over the OEM tat, no issues at all. Don't really notice any...
Forum: Honda CRF1000L Africa Twin General Discussion Forum   07-03-2019, 03:48 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 708
Posted By lee711
Maybe consider...

Maybe consider https://www.metzeler.com/en-ww/products/tyres/karoo-street
Forum: Wheels, Tires, and Suspension   05-25-2019, 02:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 705
Posted By lee711
I'm just 500 miles into a new set of Karoo street...

I'm just 500 miles into a new set of Karoo street and love them, quick warm up nice roll in and so much more confidence than with the OE dunlops. Feel good in the wet and i'm slowly pushing them more...
Forum: Engine and Technical Discussion   04-05-2019, 02:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 351
Posted By lee711
Mine also was a bit on the stiff side so when i...

Mine also was a bit on the stiff side so when i fitted the Barkbusters, i stripped the lever and pivot pin down, it was dry and a bit of rust residue on the pin, so cleaned up and greased and now all...
Forum: Honda CRF1000L Africa Twin General Discussion Forum   03-30-2019, 04:27 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 940
Posted By lee711
Just try slowing down your clutch release and...

Just try slowing down your clutch release and throttle application, if you release one and apply the other to quickly it won't be smooth. It's not a race to get through the box, on the DCT model the...
Forum: What Did You Do To Your Africa Twin Today?   03-16-2019, 06:58 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 291
Posted By lee711
Barkbuster.

Look what turned up today, no prizes for guessing what i'll be doing later.


https://i.imgur.com/9HDOFI5.jpg
Forum: New Member Introductions   03-09-2019, 04:20 PM
Replies: 2
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Views: 108
Posted By lee711
Welcome dude, great bikes, great forum, great...

Welcome dude, great bikes, great forum, great times ahead..... Enjoy.
Forum: Honda CRF1000L Africa Twin General Discussion Forum   03-03-2019, 09:41 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 7,159
Posted By lee711
Many thanks Bob, thats a great help.:smile2:

Many thanks Bob, thats a great help.:smile2:
Forum: Appearance & Body   02-27-2019, 03:25 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 166
Posted By lee711
Givi upper bars and Denali light bracket query

Having searched and being unable to find an answer I'm posing a fresh query.


I'm looking to fit the Givi TNH1144 upper crash bars ( lowers already fitted ) but I also have the Denali 2.0 D2...
Forum: Electronics   02-17-2019, 03:55 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 463
Posted By lee711
I'm just making a presumptuous guess here, but...

I'm just making a presumptuous guess here, but you maybe the only owner with a QS fitted. With having a DCT variant which allows for adjusting the shift point at 3 levels within the rev range (...
Forum: Engine and Technical Discussion   02-11-2019, 12:41 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 656
Posted By lee711
Ahh.. makes sense, your phrase was lost in...

Ahh.. makes sense, your phrase was lost in translation :smile2: UK terminology would be "slipping the clutch" or "riding the bite point" :smile2:
Forum: Engine and Technical Discussion   02-11-2019, 04:00 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 656
Posted By lee711
I think he is referring to the feathered use of...

I think he is referring to the feathered use of the rear brake, the method used to aid smooth bike control at low speed because you have no clutch to slip. :wink2::wink2:
Forum: Engine and Technical Discussion   02-04-2019, 03:40 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 809
Posted By lee711
https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Sumitomo-HM-6-Way-Pin-C...

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Sumitomo-HM-6-Way-Pin-Connector-Male-Plug-Bracket-Mounting-Sealed-Ducati-Suzuki-/202525087135?hash=item2f276f959f
Forum: New Member Introductions   02-03-2019, 02:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 202
Posted By lee711
Welcome dude, It's a fine machine. Would you...

Welcome dude, It's a fine machine. Would you happen to be the same Beckers from the fireblade forum ??
Forum: Engine and Technical Discussion   01-31-2019, 03:20 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 809
Posted By lee711
Hi Ray, I originally fitted a Denali power hub...

Hi Ray, I originally fitted a Denali power hub but this unit failed and in my view was a waste of money, poor manufacture quality and poor design. I replaced it with a PDM60 which, for not a lot more...
Forum: Honda CRF1000L Africa Twin General Discussion Forum   12-15-2018, 01:32 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,023
Posted By lee711
With the correct tools, a service manual and a...

With the correct tools, a service manual and a big mug of tea nothing is out of reach when it comes to servicing and maintenance. Just take your time and it's enjoyable and rewarding as well as...
Forum: Electronics   12-07-2018, 04:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 380
Posted By lee711
I use this in all locks, padlocks, brake disc...

I use this in all locks, padlocks, brake disc bobbins and house door locks, I had a sticky ignition and key on my gsxs1000 and after a couple of applications of silkopen the problem never occurred...
Forum: Electronics   11-27-2018, 05:11 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,408
Posted By lee711
I've used these...

I've used these https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Sumitomo-HM-4-Way-Pin-Connector-Set-Male-Female-Waterproof-Honda-Africa-Twin/202511189778?hash=item2f269b8712:g:RFsAAOSwcN1aZKsB:rk:27:pf:0 in 4 + 6 pin...
Forum: Electronics   11-19-2018, 03:21 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 18,844
Posted By lee711
Might be worth a look -...

Might be worth a look - https://www.adventurebikeshop.co.uk/electrical/altrider-rowe-electronics-pdm60-power-distribution-module-fuse-block-replacement-/ I'm about to order one as the denali powerhub...
Forum: Honda CRF1000L Africa Twin General Discussion Forum   11-17-2018, 03:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 387
Posted By lee711
looking here...

looking here https://www.lingshondaparts.com/honda_motorcycle_parts_selection_pfk?block_01=82276&block_02=block_82276.png&block_03=1019&block_04=lp&block_05=hmc it looks like they are M6 x 15mm so...
Forum: What Did You Do To Your Africa Twin Today?   11-12-2018, 04:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 372
Posted By lee711
I'm no expert but having just fitted the 2.0 D2's...

I'm no expert but having just fitted the 2.0 D2's myself, I looked at the possible addition of the datadim circuit, but read about the possible issues you have encountered.
Have you wired the white...
Forum: Engine and Technical Discussion   10-28-2018, 09:04 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 647
Posted By lee711
The whole battery position and cabling set up is...

The whole battery position and cabling set up is laughable really, considering it's a dual purpose adventure bike that will more than likely have multiple devices connected that will need power. They...
Forum: Appearance & Body   10-27-2018, 11:54 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 619
Posted By lee711
I've just fitted a set of Denali 2.0 D2 onto the...

I've just fitted a set of Denali 2.0 D2 onto the denali light bracket. Really bright and solid units with adjustable spread pattern. Not cheap but they are very well made.

...
Forum: Honda CRF1000L Africa Twin General Discussion Forum   09-15-2018, 01:49 PM
Replies: 2
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Views: 398
Posted By lee711
Heard about it on NW honda's facebook page and...

Heard about it on NW honda's facebook page and it's also written about here, https://www.motorcyclenews.com/news/2018/july/honda-free-theft-tracker-datatool/ I've just fitted a Biketrac unit today.
Forum: Parts and Accessories   08-19-2018, 02:53 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 855
Posted By lee711
Denali powerhub 2 fitted

Fitted a Denali power hub 2, the unit comes with 3 60 inch cables, permanent live, switched live and negative earth. You can run upto 6 devices in any combination of live or switched.
So it was...
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