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I had some Cameron Barker panniers (see header image). They’re now discontinued and they didn’t work so well on the cruiser, the mounting system probably works better on conventional tourers and adventure bikes but I’ve torn the fabric where the eyelets meet the system due to the bungees pulling at an odd angle. 158 more words

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Magnets on my tank

My leathers are less sweaty than my textiles so I have worn them through most of this year. If it starts raining hard I need to get waterproofs on fast or it will be too late. 269 more words

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In dust we trust

I love not having to clean my bike.  It’s currently wearing a very thin film of dust from various trails, and I can’t remember the last time I had to get  a bucket and some muc off and wash the thing. 267 more words

Ride Diary

What this lady lifts

I’ve been strength training for over 18 months now and the large majority of it has been done in my own home. I loved the… 915 more words

Fat Loss

'Kit' review: Pinja!

I guess that suggesting this post is about kit is pushing the boundaries of truth…  for a start I didn’t buy this bit of kit from a shop – I made it.  328 more words


Trumpeter 1/72 JF-17 Thunder (FC-1 Fierce Dragon) kit review

The JF-17 Thunder is the result of a joint program between Pakistan and China to develop a modern, affordable, multi-role fighter to replace Pakistan´s large fleet or Mirage III fighters , Nanchang A-5 attack aricraft and Chengdu J-7 fighters. 179 more words

Plastic Models

Gear Review: Breo Downhill ICE Sunglasses

I’m lucky enough to have the Breo Downhill ICE Sunglasses in not one, but two colour-ways – Charcoal/Green and Clear/Pink- I think it’s fair to say I’ve fallen in love with both, just a little bit! 324 more words