Archive for March, 2011

The order I placed at Nippy Normans on March 19th has arrived! I went straight from work to pick it up at the post office today, and I can’t wait until the weekend is here to finally do some “upgrades”. I’ll post more info and photos later; here is just a teaser:  

Preparing for the Touratech and Nippy Normans parts to arrive, I have bought a torx toolkit from Biltema. It is a 38-part kit which seem to be of reasonable quality, given that it is only NOK 299. It adds to the limited set of tools provided by BMW. http://www.biltema.no/no/Verktoy/Handverktoy/Kombinasjonsnokler-og-piper/Torxsett-38-deler/ Note that the wrench itself was […]

I really look forward to this year’s motorcycle season, and while waiting for the last remains of winter to go away, I have placed a few orders at Touratech Nordic in Sweden and Nippy Normans in the UK. I can’t wait to put a personal touch on my bike as soon as these parts arrived. […]

The season has started

Posted: 6th March 2011 by Edgar in Adventure Photos, Adventure Travel

Today I woke up to a beautiful, sunny Sunday and I decided that the wait is finally over; the season has started! The motorcycle season in this part of Norway is rather long – I know people who ride their bike throughout the whole year. I’m not one of them, but I eagerly await the […]