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Forum: Idle Banter 04-12-19, 05:47 PM
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Posted By Grant66
Re: Gripe of the day - What is yours?

Puts my minor troubles into context.

That's absolutely devastating.
At least she told somebody and got to hospital.
All you can do is support her through the darkness. Hope she gets the help...
Forum: Idle Banter 03-12-19, 06:25 PM
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Views: 550,348
Posted By Grant66
Re: Gripe of the day - What is yours?

We changed suppliers and the cheapest EON tariff required a "smart" meter.

So guy turns up to fit said meter. Couldn't fit it as the meter was incompatible. Left saying he'd pass it onto the...
Forum: Idle Banter 24-11-19, 10:54 AM
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Views: 550,348
Posted By Grant66
Re: Gripe of the day - What is yours?

Doubt he'll be in business long without repeat customers.

If there is a way to leave a review you may speed up this process [emoji6]

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Forum: Idle Banter 16-11-19, 02:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 767
Posted By Grant66
Re: Attics

We've just moved from a 4 bed back into our old 3 bed after 10 years away.

All the surplus added to the stuff we put up there before we moved out.

1980s stereo, sega mega drive, Nintendo cube...
Forum: Idle Banter 07-11-19, 07:09 PM
Replies: 4,286
Views: 337,803
Posted By Grant66
Re: Smile of the day - What is yours?

Vees and threes, covers all the good bikes [emoji12]

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Forum: SV Talk, Tuning & Tweaking 06-11-19, 02:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,391
Posted By Grant66
Re: Light weight flywhee mods On abudget

Had no idea what a sprag was. It is, according to Google, a simple brake on a vehicle. Typically a stout stick or bar inserted between the spokes.


As they probably don't have magnets and sound a...
Forum: SV Talk, Tuning & Tweaking 31-10-19, 11:28 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,003
Posted By Grant66
Re: Curvy power problems

I got one of these when I had battery problems, the very act of purchasing it (and possibly charging the battery properly) fixed the issues I had.

I've never used it in the 2 years since...
Forum: SV Talk, Tuning & Tweaking 31-10-19, 09:35 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,003
Posted By Grant66
Re: Curvy power problems

This might help:

https://r.tapatalk.com/shareLink/topic?url=http%3A%2F%2Fforums%2Esv650%2Eorg%2Fshowthread%2Ephp%3Ft%3D206676&share_tid=206676&share_fid=9532&share_type=t&link_source=app


Sent...
Forum: Idle Banter 11-10-19, 11:39 AM
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Posted By Grant66
Re: Gripe of the day - What is yours?

Daughter took her car back to ford due to it running cool. Looked like a buggered thermostat to me (warms up in traffic, runs cold when moving).

They told her that there was nothing wrong with it...
Forum: Idle Banter 05-10-19, 12:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 478
Posted By Grant66
Diplomatic immunity

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-northamptonshire-49945461

Should diplomatic immunity be applied to killing people whilst driving on the wrong side of the road?
Forum: Idle Banter 26-09-19, 05:02 PM
Replies: 7,812
Views: 550,348
Posted By Grant66
Re: Gripe of the day - What is yours?

Update on this.

After having to ring them back (because they didn't bother) I raised a complaint.
Got a phone call this morning, basically the complaints department agreed with me that they have...
Forum: Idle Banter 24-09-19, 08:48 PM
Replies: 4,286
Views: 337,803
Posted By Grant66
Re: Smile of the day - What is yours?

I'm guessing it didn't involve going outside. [emoji2414]

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Forum: Idle Banter 20-09-19, 12:57 PM
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Views: 550,348
Posted By Grant66
Re: Gripe of the day - What is yours?

Another moan about chuffing insurance companies.

CAROL NASH- so there is no doubt about which particular bunch of scammers I'm venting about.

Despite opting out of their "auto renew", they sent...
Forum: Idle Banter 08-09-19, 04:17 PM
Replies: 4,286
Views: 337,803
Posted By Grant66
Re: Smile of the day - What is yours?

That used to be the A380 jigs to set stringers onto bottom panel 4 port, I think (god knows why pocket picked that picture, there are lots of others a LOT more embarrassing. I got off lightly). They...
Forum: Idle Banter 08-09-19, 10:32 AM
Replies: 4,286
Views: 337,803
Posted By Grant66
Re: Smile of the day - What is yours?

My pocket decided to have a say.

Think what it was trying to say was, that sounds nice. [emoji9]

Can you delete the two previous two please Mr Admin. Nobody needs to see a picture of a bodged...
Forum: SV Talk, Tuning & Tweaking 28-08-19, 06:20 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 5,884
Posted By Grant66
Re: Wrong Choice. New '18 SV650.

Used to be able to do that by fax in the last century. [emoji90]

When I bought my last bike it was done by electronic signature. So I could have done it from home.

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Forum: Idle Banter 14-08-19, 10:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 515
Posted By Grant66
Re: Hello

Hi there from another ex sv owner.

27 bikes in 33 years... Do you crash a lot, or run a small bike museum? [emoji846]


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Forum: Bikes - Talk & Issues 03-08-19, 08:28 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 5,334
Posted By Grant66
Re: First world problems and bike dilemmas

The naked version allows the bars to be rotated, gives a degree of adjustment to the riding position.


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Forum: Bikes - Talk & Issues 03-08-19, 08:07 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 5,334
Posted By Grant66
Re: First world problems and bike dilemmas

Screen: it seems to be widely acknowledged that the stock screen is a bit crap and shorter ones offer "cleaner" air to reduce the buffering.
Some have reported that the puig Vario gets good...
Forum: Idle Banter 30-07-19, 08:16 AM
Replies: 4,286
Views: 337,803
Posted By Grant66
Re: Smile of the day - What is yours?

I could do one of you like. It's not straight forward, the current set up is based on a raspberry pi A+

Currently has 1080p forward video, 640 rear, GPS, lean angle, mono audio merged into the...
Forum: Idle Banter 30-07-19, 07:32 AM
Replies: 4,286
Views: 337,803
Posted By Grant66
Re: Smile of the day - What is yours?

Haven't put it on yet, doing a bit of an upgrade to the set up.

V2 will be one of these once I've sorted out the water proofing.

Microphones will be in the side pods, camera will probably be...
Forum: Idle Banter 30-07-19, 07:22 AM
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Views: 337,803
Posted By Grant66
Re: Smile of the day - What is yours?

Strangely, it puts less crap on your back now. Although there wasn't that much water on the road yesterday.

Might get the chance to test it properly today [emoji849]

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Forum: Idle Banter 29-07-19, 07:20 PM
Replies: 4,286
Views: 337,803
Posted By Grant66
Re: Smile of the day - What is yours?

Finally got round to removing the massive number plate holder on the MT.

I then went out for a couple of hours around Wales and not only did I not get wet, nothing fell off either [emoji16]...
Forum: Idle Banter 15-07-19, 05:08 PM
Replies: 4,286
Views: 337,803
Posted By Grant66
Re: Smile of the day - What is yours?

Loosing the last bit of the chicken strips at the weekend.https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20190715/3aaa42b6afe10c28c7f427e21fec48d4.jpg

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Forum: The Border Patrol 05-07-19, 11:32 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 5,002
Posted By Grant66
Re: BPW 2019 pictures and videos

Another view of the B4391, this time with absolutely no editing skills applied (sound track is better though [emoji9])

https://youtu.be/fqGHivK2OGI

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