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by Angus
Sat Sep 09, 2017 1:39 pm
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: What did you do ON your Ural today?
Replies: 597
Views: 41877

Re: What did you do ON your Ural today?

Today I attacked The Small Jungle/scrapyard I Laughingly call a garden. Phoebe the Ural and her Trailypig were called into service to do some runs to the tip.
by Angus
Tue Aug 26, 2014 6:03 pm
Forum: Modifications & Accessories
Topic: Do you have artwork on your bike?
Replies: 70
Views: 7309

Re: Do you have artwork on your bike?

Hi Peter Pan, Didn't take it personal at all mate, Made me laugh in fact. Forgotten about that film lol. As it happens That was pretty much my wife's reaction when she first set eyes on it. She doesn't like camo in any form and she found our particular colour scheme pretty nauseating at first. When ...
by Angus
Mon Aug 25, 2014 4:00 pm
Forum: Modifications & Accessories
Topic: Do you have artwork on your bike?
Replies: 70
Views: 7309

Re: Do you have artwork on your bike?

A little bit of my wife's art work. after we had matched up the pink paint ( a friend works at the local diy store and mixed up some exterior wood and metal matt for us.) I've started repainting bits, the side panel was really tatty so when I had finished it Lou set about it with her brushes. For th...
by Angus
Sat May 03, 2014 9:02 am
Forum: Modifications & Accessories
Topic: Clutch Throw Out Bearing
Replies: 25
Views: 2209

Re: Clutch Throw Out Bearing

Well that's handy, see this post yesterday when I was browsing the forum yesterday. When I got home from picking up the Mrs from the shops I parked on the drive. and then noticed a small patch of oil where the bike had been parked overnight (Aww, Phoebe has been marking her territory I thought) On c...
by Angus
Mon Apr 21, 2014 4:42 pm
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: New Uralist from the UK
Replies: 15
Views: 927

Re: New Uralist from the UK

We did look at some older two wheel drive right hookers (not legal in uk after 1984-ish registration ) Lee. But the Mr's wasn't happy with being stuck out in the oncoming traffic. Anyone would think she didn't trust me. :shock: :lol: Thank you lendrinkard, yes it seems so. :)
by Angus
Mon Apr 21, 2014 1:18 pm
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: 1st time test riding a Ural - Need advice
Replies: 26
Views: 1597

Re: 1st time test riding a Ural - Need advice

I'm having issues with my 2006. moved the seat back to get foot/ leg room (buggered knees as well) I now find I haven't quite got the reach I need on the Bars at full lock I'm gonna try the risers off of my old 650 as they bring the bars back an inch or so and up slightly. might be an option for you...
by Angus
Mon Apr 21, 2014 12:23 pm
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: New Uralist from the UK
Replies: 15
Views: 927

Re: New Uralist from the UK

thank you all for your warm welcome. Coluralado Insanity you say, I ride a pink Ural outfit with occasional floral embellishments! need I say more I think I will fit in fine. Hey threewheeler just down the road-ish then. Yep you certainly wont miss me on the road on the pink beastie, unless I come d...
by Angus
Sun Apr 20, 2014 10:49 pm
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: New Uralist from the UK
Replies: 15
Views: 927

New Uralist from the UK

Hi all, from here in sunny Hampshire UK (I bloody wish :roll: ) I've been lurking on here for a while soaking up info and idea's, so I thought it only polite to introduce myself properly. I'm just a bit on the wrong side of 50 and I've been into motorcycles for around 35 years. In that time I've own...