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#1 TinTin

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Posted 11 October 2017 - 12:47 pm

Plan to be there on the last Sunday. Anyone going

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Posted 11 October 2017 - 02:27 pm

I was priced oot of the market aboot 15 years ago. Have a nice time though.
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Posted 11 October 2017 - 03:10 pm

I'll prolly be there, but no idea when yet.


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#4 dablik

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Posted 11 October 2017 - 04:54 pm

Hm dunno, like most things biking, it's silly money these days..


Bigred mk1 R1 Calipers- Braided lines- Givi wing rack-Crash bungs- Hi vis bullets-PR2's- and a hoot to ride.

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#5 Timbo1866

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Posted 11 October 2017 - 05:02 pm

Going Monday 20th

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Posted 11 October 2017 - 05:16 pm

Went the last couple of years, may well go again. Not cheap, but it's a good day out.

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Posted 11 October 2017 - 06:42 pm

Hm dunno, like most things biking, it's silly money these days..

 

Advance tickets are £19.50 plus £1.50 booking fee.  Tickets on the day are £25.  Car park is £12.  Old fogey's (65+) get in for less. :)


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#8 dablik

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Posted 11 October 2017 - 06:57 pm

Thought parking was more than that... not sure there's any point looking at new bikes cos i aint buying one :)


Edited by dablik, 11 October 2017 - 07:00 pm.

Bigred mk1 R1 Calipers- Braided lines- Givi wing rack-Crash bungs- Hi vis bullets-PR2's- and a hoot to ride.

Quad 900 Silver Laser duo tech pipes-Scott oiler-Engine crash bars- Radiator mounted see me ring LED's-Datatool system 3 alarm -Centre stand- Extender fender-Renthal bars-Handle bar risers-Mirror extenders-BMW GS Handgaurds-Acumen uprated horn & Nautilus-Stainless steel Radiator guard-Givi wing rack-OEM screen-Yammy touring screen-MRA Vario-MRA Double bubble cut down for fast as fk riding-Tiger screen-Tank protector-Stomp grip panels-Optimate lead

 

1991 MK1 in need of some TLC watch this space  :) Sorted and on the Road Mick :P :P it's the bike that Jack built ;)


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Posted 11 October 2017 - 08:26 pm

I was priced oot of the market aboot 15 years ago. Have a nice time though.


I was priced out when it was at Earls Court.......unless somebody has some new old stock 4tx's no point me going anyway...

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Posted 12 October 2017 - 09:04 am

While smaller than the NEC, i enjoyed the Manchester bike show for a nice change and it's nearer for me.


Bigred mk1 R1 Calipers- Braided lines- Givi wing rack-Crash bungs- Hi vis bullets-PR2's- and a hoot to ride.

Quad 900 Silver Laser duo tech pipes-Scott oiler-Engine crash bars- Radiator mounted see me ring LED's-Datatool system 3 alarm -Centre stand- Extender fender-Renthal bars-Handle bar risers-Mirror extenders-BMW GS Handgaurds-Acumen uprated horn & Nautilus-Stainless steel Radiator guard-Givi wing rack-OEM screen-Yammy touring screen-MRA Vario-MRA Double bubble cut down for fast as fk riding-Tiger screen-Tank protector-Stomp grip panels-Optimate lead

 

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#11 drewpy

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Posted 12 October 2017 - 09:39 am

While smaller than the NEC, i enjoyed the Manchester bike show for a nice change and it's nearer for me.

 

I can walk to Manchester show, I live that close :)


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Posted 12 October 2017 - 09:43 am

Quite enjoyed my last visit to the NEC. :D

 

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#13 dapleb

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Posted 12 October 2017 - 10:25 am

Sminkies!!!
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#14 Matlock

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Posted 12 October 2017 - 06:39 pm

I'm going on the 25th.


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Posted 12 October 2017 - 07:48 pm

23rd for me. Bit of an old colleagues / friends meet up. Don't expect much in the way of bargains after taking fuel parking entrance and lunch into account!! But hey its a day out.
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#16 TinTin

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Posted 13 October 2017 - 09:06 am

I'm going on the 25th.

 

We're the 25th now. My buddie took the Friday night shift off. maybe see you there



#17 Matlock

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Posted 14 October 2017 - 03:00 pm

 

We're the 25th now. My buddie took the Friday night shift off. maybe see you there

Yep, there's a few former Carpedians going on that day, we'll arrange a meeting point in the morning.


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Posted 15 October 2017 - 03:34 pm

Look forward to it👍
Hope the show doesn't run on too late. Need to get to the hotel for strictly 🙃

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Posted 18 October 2017 - 08:54 pm

Am intending to go to have  look - no idea which day yet though


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Posted 19 October 2017 - 09:00 am

Don't know how they justify the prices :rant: :rant:


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