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Muva's Day #647006
04/03/16 12:26 pm
04/03/16 12:26 pm
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The Muvafuka's are doing a spot of touring this year, we're going West young man, and we thought as it wasn't raining, we'd all meet up, and have us a mooch around a Jumble. So it was out with the Hundred Dollar, and I hit that thumbstart, 3 turns of the engine, and the ground shook. Then it was off to meet up with *Marcus the Accent*...



$5 of Gas, and we were off to meet up with Fuzzy, Rusty and the Mong, where we all pulled into an 'Eat as Much as you can' place for breakfast...



Sorry no photo of what we had, my plate was overflowing, and I needed both hands to stop the food falling on the floor.. wink

Bloody marvellous it was too, one more mushroom and I'd have exploded. So very carefully we waddled back out to the bikes, the Mong never had his Muvafuka bike, and the Bombay Express, seen in this photo...



Just would NOT fire up, he was riding it to test it out for the John Bull Rally, cos he's been fiddling with it AGAIN. And now it won't play, don't know why he keeps fiddling, but he does. I showed him what happens if you fiddle, cos I'd been fiddling with the Hundred Dollar front brake lever, and now the bloody brake light is on all the time. But he'll never learn, and so he just kept kicking away...



Don't think they make them Thumb Starters in India yet, but I feel sure he'll get one soon for that thing... laughing

Then off to the first of the two jumbles, we'd arranged to hook up with our *Prospect* Muvafuka, Kev, as he's got loads of Hundred Dollar bikes now, and he said he needed stuff. Got there paid the 2 entry, and off we mooched...

Saw this wonderful machine, it had been ridden there...



Carried on looking for our *Prospect*...



Seems them Hundred Dollar people, do have a normal side...



Another wonderful machine...



Then I see this, look very closely, then ponder this...After putting chain lube on, can that rear brake work...?



Are y'all thinking THIS yet...?



Well after a good old mooch, and with my 10 front tyre, we loaded up and buggered off to the NEXT jumble of the day, bloody loads there...





Some top high powered machines...





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Re: Muva's Day [Re: Kent Shaun] #647007
04/03/16 12:27 pm
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Loads of stalls and stuff...



and they even had their own wonderful machines there like this beauty...



Then after ALL that mooching, we just had to take a chance, it's a dangerous game, but we don't care. Why we even had a woman with us...



A woman, BUT, and that's a he let us down AGAIN, sort of but, we had a NO SHOW on Captain Kev. Perhaps he was getting the bilge pumps working on the Submarine, or perhaps he simply forgot he said he was coming. Who knows...??

But we ALL had a wonderful day, out on the Hundred Dollar bikes, and in the Sun too. And I'm well pleased with me cheap tyre, fed up being ripped off when its tyre change time, and them Harley type, swap the tyres when buying a brand new bike, so they can have White walls.. shocked


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Re: Muva's Day [Re: Kent Shaun] #647008
04/03/16 12:38 pm
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it's a dangerous game, but we don't care. Why we even had a woman with us

Less dangerous than living on a volcano, lad.
The fumes of them make your mind go weird.

Wonderfull day here too.
Thanks for posting the pics.
I even noticed two Hinkley Trophy 900's.


Ger B

Re: Muva's Day [Re: Kent Shaun] #647011
04/03/16 12:44 pm
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Originally Posted By Kent Shaun


Another wonderful machine...







These guys think about "going" all day long, but never "stopping", do they?

Look at the brakes on that thing.

Got another half-squirrel today, it's a half squirrel because Alec accidentally grabbed a box of hollow-points when he loaded the rifle .... !

Lannis


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Re: Muva's Day [Re: Lannis] #647013
04/03/16 1:02 pm
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Ger lad, you're SPOT on.. bigt
Of COURSE, it's the Volcano, why the hell didn't I think of that..? Perhaps its the Diesel fumes getting to me brain.. wink

Lannis lad, HALF a Squirrel.. shocked

Is that like Eric the Half Bee, do you need a license for Half a Squirrel lad, I can bring over a TV license with the word TV crossed out, and Squirrel written in Crayon if you like... wink

Can you make socks out of Squirrel pelts, might match the Coon skin lad, I'd LOVE a couple of tails, they'd look fantastic on the bikes, or perhaps a Head mounted on the front Mudguard of the FORTY INCHER, just THINK of the Beer that yarn would get me.. laughing

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Re: Muva's Day [Re: Ger B] #647015
04/03/16 1:40 pm
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Less dangerous than living on a volcano, lad.
The fumes of them make your mind go weird.
laughing




I also went to Ardingly today, good show, but not as good a Jumble as Kempton (but where is???)



Re: Muva's Day [Re: Kent Shaun] #647028
04/03/16 3:31 pm
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Looks like a grand day out!
Thanks for posting, yo.


"It is no measure of health, to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society."

Re: Muva's Day [Re: ricochetrider] #647082
04/04/16 3:26 am
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Shaun,ref brake light.
Have a go at trying to get the twist grip assembly and the switch housing closer together on the bars, maybe they are just a tad to far apart so the switch is always on,(maybe).

Re: Muva's Day [Re: chilly] #647085
04/04/16 4:20 am
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And THAT Chilly lad, is exactly what is wrong, that's what happens when you fettle bikes half asleep. Worry not lad its my off day today, it'll be sorted.. wink


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