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by besaboy
Sun Apr 26, 2020 9:24 am
Forum: Tech
Topic: B50 Frame number picture
Replies: 2
Views: 253
Flag: England

B50 Frame number picture

Hope everybody keeping safe and well. - Can anybody post a picture of genuine frame number stamp should look like. May be good to hide a number or 2. Not sure about one I have seen. Thanks.
by besaboy
Thu Jun 09, 2016 10:22 am
Forum: Int BSA Rally and other meetings
Topic: The 40th all British Rally
Replies: 19
Views: 4173
Flag: England

Re: The 40th all British Rally

You will not get much from Ian as he is off playing on foreign made bikes :roll: ;-) <216
by besaboy
Mon Apr 04, 2016 8:54 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Martin Lampkin RIP
Replies: 4
Views: 2150
Flag: England

Re: Martin Lampkin RIP

So sad. Am sure Big Martin is already riding a Bultaco in heaven. RIP Big Man, it was an honour to have met you a few times.
by besaboy
Thu Mar 31, 2016 9:28 pm
Forum: Int BSA Rally and other meetings
Topic: Devon Classic Scramble
Replies: 2
Views: 1580
Flag: England

Re: Devon Classic Scramble

Well, we had rain, hail, sleet and sun....add that to Scrambles bikes we had MUD and more MUD !! people who could not get up hills - 2strokes = no grip :roll: Cheney ran like a dream - rider was not so good and put back out in second race :( :oops: got home and wife just tells me I am too old and ab...
by besaboy
Sat Mar 26, 2016 8:01 pm
Forum: Int BSA Rally and other meetings
Topic: MCC Lands End Trial - 25 & 26 March 2016
Replies: 13
Views: 3211
Flag: England

Re: MCC Lands End Trial - 25 & 26 March 2016

Pleased to report that young Ian had done the Road Run and was last seen tucking into Sausage, beans etc at Bridgwater RFC. STILL DRY AT THAT STAGE -

Come on Ian finish the story ............ hope it was fun IHOSMILE
by besaboy
Thu Mar 24, 2016 10:44 pm
Forum: Int BSA Rally and other meetings
Topic: MCC Lands End Trial - 25 & 26 March 2016
Replies: 13
Views: 3211
Flag: England

Re: MCC Lands End Trial - 25 & 26 March 2016

FULL REPORT REQUIRED IAN - no if's or but's and must have a couple of flame free photos !! IHOSMILE IHOSMILE
by besaboy
Sun Mar 20, 2016 7:08 pm
Forum: Off topic
Topic: Man Cave
Replies: 13
Views: 3975
Flag: England

Re: Man Cave

Always good to have natural light in a cave, so sun roof is a good idea.... <216
by besaboy
Sun Mar 20, 2016 7:05 pm
Forum: Int BSA Rally and other meetings
Topic: Devon Classic Scramble
Replies: 2
Views: 1580
Flag: England

Devon Classic Scramble

Easter Sunday is the Devon Classic Scramble, Widworthy near Honiton EX14 9SP REAL TYPE TRACK WITH GRASS !! Not one of these power harrowed things full of man made jumps etc. It is the Badger Goss trophy and Badger will be there with his now restored 400 Husky that he used to win SW and National titl...
by besaboy
Mon Feb 29, 2016 11:56 pm
Forum: Tech
Topic: stainless bolts
Replies: 29
Views: 6141
Flag: England

Re: stainless bolts

Just remember that a lot of stainless used is not a strong as normal bolts. Have seen lots of broken stainless sprocket bolts on MX bikes over the years. <201
by besaboy
Sat Feb 27, 2016 10:59 pm
Forum: Tales Of Woe
Topic: B44 conrod who's broke one?
Replies: 10
Views: 3245
Flag: England

Re: B44 conrod who's broke one?

Don't !!!!
Ask Roger Taylor at RTS to see box of broken bits. Fit the right rod.
by besaboy
Sat Feb 27, 2016 10:18 am
Forum: Int BSA Rally and other meetings
Topic: Bath Classic Scramble 2016
Replies: 3
Views: 1822
Flag: England

Re: Bath Classic Scramble 2016

Just thought I better add the linky thing or will be in trouble with Uncle Gerry :roll: <216
http://www.bcmcc.org/
by besaboy
Sat Feb 27, 2016 9:16 am
Forum: Int BSA Rally and other meetings
Topic: Bath Classic Scramble 2016
Replies: 3
Views: 1822
Flag: England

Re: Bath Classic Scramble 2016

Gerry, very sorry I had to rush off to hospital with father-in-law. Weston General, not a nice place to wait 6.5 hours :( Bath Classic MCC are running ' British Classic Scramble Championship' round on Sunday 24th April at Yatton Keynell, Wiltshire SN14 7EL. This is near Chippenham, Castle Combe and ...
by besaboy
Fri Feb 26, 2016 3:40 pm
Forum: Int BSA Rally and other meetings
Topic: Telford Classic Off-Road Show 2016
Replies: 11
Views: 3088
Flag: England

Re: Telford Classic Off-Road Show 2016

Does anybody have contact details for JME ?
by besaboy
Fri Feb 26, 2016 3:37 pm
Forum: Int BSA Rally and other meetings
Topic: Bath Classic Scramble 2016
Replies: 3
Views: 1822
Flag: England

Bath Classic Scramble 2016

So who has entered ? <1010 b44icon :mrgreen:
by besaboy
Fri Feb 26, 2016 3:35 pm
Forum: Int BSA Rally and other meetings
Topic: British Bike Bonanza
Replies: 6
Views: 2222
Flag: England

Re: British Bike Bonanza

I was sad to hear that the farm has been sold and there will be no more motorsport at Sallyswood Farm !So after 34 years of the trial and scramble a new home needed. They still have a date in AMCA diary but not sure if it will run or where :(
by besaboy
Sun Jul 05, 2015 3:37 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Interspan
Replies: 6
Views: 2405
Flag: England

Re: Interspan

Mark,

I know the trigger is working, because I took the box off other bike and nice blue spark. Must be the box ?
by besaboy
Sat Jul 04, 2015 10:40 am
Forum: News
Topic: Interspan
Replies: 6
Views: 2405
Flag: England

Re: Interspan

Mark,
I have been ringing, emailing and a text to Fred for over three weeks and no answer :( bike not usable and can't put Elextricworld on due to crank and CCM cases ccmicon ccmicon <1001 :(
by besaboy
Sun Jun 28, 2015 10:41 am
Forum: News
Topic: Interspan
Replies: 6
Views: 2405
Flag: England

Re: Interspan

Still no answer.

Mark can you fix and service them ??
by besaboy
Thu May 28, 2015 8:56 pm
Forum: Project bikes
Topic: New member in Worcestershire, UK, with 3 long term projects
Replies: 25
Views: 7176
Flag: England

Re: New member in Worcestershire, UK, with 3 long term proje

Graham, Looking at your CCM are you sure it is 76, looks very 75 to me ?? If you leave R in an engine it will rust ( had 2 that did that ) you will need a full strip of the engine and lots of gun wash to clean the frame. If you are going to race a lot then R is still good, if you are only doing 5 or...
by besaboy
Thu May 28, 2015 5:38 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Interspan
Replies: 6
Views: 2405
Flag: England

Interspan

Anybody know if Fred is still going ? No answer to phone or email...... :cry:
by besaboy
Wed Apr 15, 2015 10:50 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Looks like son will take on the BSA interest
Replies: 11
Views: 3387
Flag: England

Re: Looks like son will take on the BSA interest

Mark - the truth always hurts :cry:
by besaboy
Wed Apr 15, 2015 10:49 pm
Forum: Int BSA Rally and other meetings
Topic: Bath Classic Scramble 26th April
Replies: 10
Views: 2996
Flag: England

Re: Bath Classic Scramble 26th April

Come on Mr Cook, you have enough bits to put it right - well the bike if not the rider ;-) Always room at the back of the pack :laugh :thumb <216 for another :roll:
by besaboy
Tue Apr 14, 2015 8:20 pm
Forum: Int BSA Rally and other meetings
Topic: Bath Classic Scramble 26th April
Replies: 10
Views: 2996
Flag: England

Bath Classic Scramble 26th April

Round 1 of the 2015 British Scrambles Champs are on 26th April at Church Farm, Yatton Keynell, Chippenham, Wilts SN14 7EL

Should be a good one. Easy to get to from M4 near Castle Combe race circuit. Hope to see some of you there.

Just hope the dislocated finger holds on.... :(
by besaboy
Tue Apr 14, 2015 8:13 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Looks like son will take on the BSA interest
Replies: 11
Views: 3387
Flag: England

Re: Looks like son will take on the BSA interest

Mark, it is the only way to get a pass out on a Sunday - taking the son. Yes, before one of you kind gents ask, he is much better trials rider than his dad :oops: :cry: but dad much quicker around the scrambles track :grin: :ban <200
by besaboy
Tue Apr 14, 2015 7:57 am
Forum: News
Topic: Looks like son will take on the BSA interest
Replies: 11
Views: 3387
Flag: England

Re: Looks like son will take on the BSA interest

Rickard,

Have sent them to the lovely Minty, who is kindly going to post them......watch this space :mrgreen:
Archie 2105 034.jpg
Archie 2105 038.jpg
Archie 2105 042.jpg
by besaboy
Mon Apr 13, 2015 9:25 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Looks like son will take on the BSA interest
Replies: 11
Views: 3387
Flag: England

Re: Looks like son will take on the BSA interest

Can't get them to load :-(
by besaboy
Sun Apr 12, 2015 9:05 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Looks like son will take on the BSA interest
Replies: 11
Views: 3387
Flag: England

Looks like son will take on the BSA interest

Pleased to say that my 15 year old son has taken on the BSA thing. He won the Somerton Classic 2014 award for best 2 stroke on his BSA Bantam. Glad he can't start the Cheney, CCM's and thinks the C15 is for OLD PEOPLE - his Dad ;-) Don't be long :grin:
by besaboy
Wed Jul 09, 2014 7:39 pm
Forum: Project bikes
Topic: The Beast Of Minety
Replies: 419
Views: 82084
Flag: England

Re: The Beast Of Minety

Shame the beast could not be ready to join the road trip with the Bristol and Bath boys... ;-) <216
by besaboy
Wed Jul 09, 2014 8:46 am
Forum: Int BSA Rally and other meetings
Topic: Holland Saturday 5th July
Replies: 67
Views: 12655
Flag: England

Re: Holland Saturday 5th July

Waiting for the full story and the pic's. :shock: :oops: ;-) Glad to see no adverts in bikes for sale from Bristol or Bath :thumb
by besaboy
Mon Jul 07, 2014 9:00 pm
Forum: Int BSA Rally and other meetings
Topic: Holland Saturday 5th July
Replies: 67
Views: 12655
Flag: England

Re: Holland Saturday 5th July

Well done boys and not a flame in sight ;-) <216
by besaboy
Mon Jun 30, 2014 10:47 pm
Forum: Int BSA Rally and other meetings
Topic: Holland Saturday 5th July
Replies: 67
Views: 12655
Flag: England

Re: Holland Saturday 5th July

Hope you boys have a great time and see the Stroka win !!! Have fun IHOSMILE b44icon :thumb
by besaboy
Sun Jun 29, 2014 9:27 pm
Forum: Int BSA Rally and other meetings
Topic: British Bike Bonanza
Replies: 6
Views: 2222
Flag: England

Re: British Bike Bonanza

Good to meet you Alan. Your road=going CCM sounds like a lot of fun. Thank for coming to find me. Cheney run like a dream all day and the rider was dreaming......did not get it together till last race. Shows what happens then you don't ride more than a couple of times a year. :roll: Dry all day, tra...
by besaboy
Sat Jun 28, 2014 6:08 pm
Forum: Int BSA Rally and other meetings
Topic: British Bike Bonanza
Replies: 6
Views: 2222
Flag: England

Re: British Bike Bonanza

Rained for the first couple of hours, slip and slide :roll: <204 <206 then <023 <989
by besaboy
Wed Jun 25, 2014 10:57 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Mark under the knife
Replies: 15
Views: 2664
Flag: England

Re: Mark under the knife

Mark, how is your fast bowling action now.....England needs you !!! :thumb ccmicon <216
by besaboy
Wed Jun 25, 2014 10:54 pm
Forum: Int BSA Rally and other meetings
Topic: British Bike Bonanza
Replies: 6
Views: 2222
Flag: England

British Bike Bonanza

This weekend is the Bonanza, with a trial on the Saturday. Then an Historic sporting car trial at 4.00pm on Saturday afternoon. Sunday a real scramble.
Meeting is at Horsley, Near Nailsworth, Glos
May see some of you there on Sunday ....... <069 :cool: :grin: :mrgreen: :thumb
by besaboy
Sun Jun 08, 2014 9:06 am
Forum: Int BSA Rally and other meetings
Topic: Somerton Classic 2 day trial
Replies: 0
Views: 1483
Flag: England

Somerton Classic 2 day trial

Priddy on the Mendips, South of Bristol. Today.
No B50's in there, but Bantams, C15's, B25, B40's <069 and for the non BSA interest - Triumph Tiger Cubs, Triumph twins in both 350 and 500, Ariels, Greeves, Sprite, James and a few others.
Sun is shining, so makes a great ride out. :ban
by besaboy
Sun Jun 01, 2014 10:01 am
Forum: Off topic
Topic: Hello world...
Replies: 5
Views: 1627
Flag: England

Re: Hello world...

Life here, so as the sun is shining, going out on the bike :grin:
by besaboy
Tue Apr 29, 2014 8:32 am
Forum: Int BSA Rally and other meetings
Topic: Lands End Trail 18/19 April 2014
Replies: 39
Views: 7020
Flag: England

Re: Lands End Trail 18/19 April 2014

All happy people, so nice to see.

Now would my telling of the story had three happy endings.......you will never know ;-)
by besaboy
Fri Apr 25, 2014 10:53 pm
Forum: Int BSA Rally and other meetings
Topic: Lands End Trail 18/19 April 2014
Replies: 39
Views: 7020
Flag: England

Re: Lands End Trail 18/19 April 2014

RHR - HAD A LOOK IN THE BARN..............Watch this space McHingley :shock: :thumb <201
by besaboy
Fri Apr 25, 2014 10:51 pm
Forum: Int BSA Rally and other meetings
Topic: Lands End Trail 18/19 April 2014
Replies: 39
Views: 7020
Flag: England

Re: Lands End Trail 18/19 April 2014

Ian Hingley wrote:Age of rider plus bike is 104 already!

I'll let you work out how old that makes me ...

Ian IHOSMILE
21 !!!!!!!!!! :laugh