Hi I think its time I let you guys know a bit about me.
Bikes from way back
BSA B31 A7 A65, Triumph Speed Twin T100 Thunderbird,
Later years Honda 250 Dream Superdream , CX500, Transalp ,
Goldwing Aspencade . Suzuki 400 Burgman , Yamaha 125 2 stroke.
Now riding Honda Deauville 650 NV soon to be sold knees knackered
the reason for the love of my life SilverWing FJS 600,
Colour Silver ,Topbox , Iridium plugs , Touring Screen , K&N Air Filter, Heated Grips soon to fitted, Sat Nav in the process of making bracket similar to one in forum
5 year appenticeship at the Wallsend Slipway Eng Builders & Boiler Makers
Retired Marine Engineer over 40 years service on various vessels
Oil tankers up to 250,000 tons ,
Small Cargo Passenger ships with South African Marine to
UK, Continent,Singapore, Malaysia, Taiwan, Hong Kong , Thailand, Japan, Mexico, USA, Canada , and various African countries
Drillships, Semi submersibles ,Offshore Supply Vessels .
Worked off Newfoundland , India , Trinidad, Guyana ,Surinam , Nicaragua , Egypt , Panama , Shri Lanka , Philippines, Australia, Newzeland , Indonesia, Malaysia,
At present happily retired [the best job I've ever had] longest trip on Transalp thru France & Spain to the Alguarve Portugal and back .brilliant trip no problems at all . Had a small motorhome for 10 years travelled all over UK Europe and IOM would love another but her indoors gets cabin fever now.
Getting around now on SW and love the comfort and ease of riding. Would love to trip to Alguarve again but would need company as now 79 years young.
Juat love this " Started with nothing and still got SOME LEFT ". will hopefully be entering into the topics whch I enjoy greatly.
Regards to one and all. Ride Safe and long as your bum can take it.
A brilliant site and please keep up the good work .