From: Bob Scott on 16 Mar 2007 13:11
Chris Newport <crn.news(a)nospam.netunix.com> writes
>The Dominator never lost oil in the 5 years I had it.
They Honda singles are really good, aren't they?
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From: Tim on 16 Mar 2007 13:26
In message <T2dKh.5446$GI.3983(a)newsfe2-gui.ntli.net>, Brian
>> >Hi there Brit bike lovers !
>> Not always a good start. "Classic" does not equate to "brit bike lover".
>Sadly there are many on this group who seem to think that the motorcycle was
>invented and first produced by the Japanese.
>I actually think that the group should be re-named for clarity.
I didn't say that so stop jumping to conclusions. Grow-up and stop
trolling. While you at it you can trim the sigs when replying.
From: Pip Luscher on 16 Mar 2007 14:33
On Fri, 16 Mar 2007 12:59:30 +0000 (UTC), A.Clews(a)DENTURESsussex.ac.uk
>Thus spake Austin Shackles (austinDITCHTHISFORBETTERRESULTS(a)ddol-las.net) unto the assembled multitudes:
>>>What you seem to want is uk.rec.motorcycles.british.classic, which
>>>Feel free to set it in motion. It might need a hefty boot, though.
>> not to mention various arcane actions with ticklers and suchlike.
>And a drip-pan the size of an olympic swimming pool.
You're holding the tickler down too long.
From: Timo Geusch on 16 Mar 2007 15:49
Roger Hunt wrote:
> > Thus spake Austin Shackles
> > (austinDITCHTHISFORBETTERRESULTS(a)ddol-las.net) unto the assembled
> > multitudes:
> > > > What you seem to want is uk.rec.motorcycles.british.classic,
> > > > which doesn't exist.
> > > >
> > > > Feel free to set it in motion. It might need a hefty boot,
> > > > though.
> >> not to mention various arcane actions with ticklers and suchlike.
> > And a drip-pan the size of an olympic swimming pool.
> Oi! Now steady on there.
> British bikes did not and do not leak oil. It is simply a cheap smear
> thought up by other nations' motorcycle industries.
<goes out to check on the T-bird>
They're *pissing* oil.
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From: Brian on 17 Mar 2007 07:49
> Bloody newbies.
I know, but then I've only been riding bikes since the early 60's, so you
ought to make allowances.
Anyway, it got the desired effect, and produced a "spirited" debate. Apart
from the few who are unable to put more than two words together without
including an expletive.