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Happy New Year!

Well 2010 has nearly ended and all that remains is for me
to say thanks for visiting my blog in 2010 and wish you all
a safe and happy 2011!

HRC Engine and Swingarm bolts

The following bolts are available from Padgetts Honda:

1) 90163-NLR-B00 Fe Bolt - £16.62 plus VAT
2) 90163-MEL-000 Fe Bolt - £6.10 plus VAT
3) 90101-NLR-B00 Ti bolt - £412.05 plus VAT


Item 2 is a standard 2004 CBR1000RR bolt

My new Repsol Video

Shopping list for 2011

Here is a list of a few items I will be looking at installing over the next 12 months


Firstly, the expensive bits:

Ohlins rear shock absorber
Ohlins front shock absorber
Brembo monobloc front caliper
Braking wavey discs

The not so expensive items

Carbon Fibre Instrument bracket
Carbon Fibre fairing trim
Carbon Fibre Fairing holder

I have already order more titanium and the HRC clutch cable in preparation of next years upgrades.

2011 Honda CBR1000RR Repsol Edition at Motorcycle Live

The 2011 appeared at the Carole Nash Motorcycle Live show last week. Here is a picture of it on the Honda stand. A thing of beauty.

The snow is here. Time for the bike to hibernate

With the snow inches deep outside, the time has come to tuck the bike
up for winter. This time won't be wasted as I have started planning my 2011 modifications. These include more Carbon Fibre and Titanium!