Motorcycle related posts

Here you’ll find a chronological overview of motorcycle related posts. Like experiences regarding bikes, gears & gadgets, tyres (tires), and so forth.  For rides & adventures, see this page. Tip: pictures in posts are (almost all) clickable & expandable to 2048 pixels width.


Continental TKC70

Continental TKC70 tires, some thoughts & reflections

Continental TKC70 tires wasn't part of my plan. It just happened on the return home from this year's Euro-Adventure (more later). I could have made ...
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1000 kilometers: Aurlandsfjorden June 8th 2021

10000 kilometers on KTM1290 Super Adventure S

10000 kilometers on the KTM 1290 Super Adventure S very soon. It has gone fast. I attribute that to it's comfort, and overall rideability.  It ...
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Handlebar risers on Honda XL600V transalp

Handlebar risers, controversies & (personal) results

Handlebar risers is a must for some of us. No motorcycle will fit everyone perfectly, out of the box, from the assembly line. The above ...
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2500 kilometers done

2500 kilometers on KTM1290 Super Adventure S

2500 kilometers went quickly, or quicker than I thought. During and right after Easter we had good spring temps so I wasted no time. That ...
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2019 KTM 1290 Super Adventrure S

KTM 1290 Super Adventure S, first impressions

KTM 1290 Super Adventure S is a very different beast from my previous bike. So different it's almost like comparing apples and oranges.  But compare ...
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Motorcycle accessories: smaller parts

Motorcycle accessories – preparations for the season

Motorcycle accessories are for many, or most riders, both a necessity and a must. Seldom a bike comes with all you need/want, new or old.  ...
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2021 season with an Austrian Orange

The 2021 season – return to a passion

The 2021 (motorcycle) season is still months away (here). Many look forward to spring. Forward to, hopefully, some normality. How normal the year of 2021 ...
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Before fate intervened: along Seljordsvatn (Seljord lake)

Fate and fatalities, early end of a summer season

Fate is, well for the most part, and for the most of us, unknown. Until it's the present or, as one sometimes look forward to, ...
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Shit happens, the beemer wouldn't strart

Shit happens, sometimes in the right places

Shit happens, sometimes in the right places. This is (also) a truth and, as it were, a truth I much prefer when shit does happen ...
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The human ear

Hearing protection, loss of hearing or Tinnitus

Hearing protection is a must if you're riding a motorcycle. The consequences of no or poor protection can be serious and long, or life lasting ...
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