2022 Adventure with CRF 300 L

Long story short, we finally got the dates fixed and all the necessary bookings made. Ferries (four of them) and accommodation. The plan is to ride accross the pond from Finland to Estonia, explore the two biggest islands over there and be back home on the evening of day 4. Not an epic RTW by…

Recommended mods for Honda CRF 300 L

I did a similar thing with the 250 Rally and I thought it was time to it for the 300 L. Again, this is all my personal opinion based on my riding style, my budget, my skill level and local riding conditions* * The biggest factor is probably the riding conditions. We have lot’s of…

Honda CRF 300 L / Rally rear rack options

Just a simple collection of options for my own reference. If you find good ones, let me know. AXP Racing PMR B & B Off Road SRC Moto H2C Yamoto Bikerz Bits Altrider

Recommended modifications for the CRF 250 Rally

Before anyone goes off the chain, the following are MY recommendations based on MY riding style and riding conditions. There is no right or wrong. This list is comprised simply because I often get asked what the “recommended” or “must do mods” are. MODIFICATION WHY LINKS Proper hand guards DO Saves you a lot of…

Protecting the plastics

Trip to Estonia is looming ahead. I need to strap the Giant Loop bags on the bike which means that the rear plastics would get scratched to s**t. On a bike like this, that should not really matter, but I decided to try to protect them anyway. At first I tried using clear rubber paint…

Wolfman Tank panniers test

I strapped a pair of Wolfman tank panniers to the bike to see if they would work. The bags can be made to work, but not without some modification. There are couple of issues. 1. The upper straps pretty much have to be placed on both sides of the tank cap, which places the bags…

Giant Loop saddlebag on Honda 250 Rally

Luggage testing continues. The Giant Loop saddlebags are also on loan for testing and I’m not sure which model bags they are. The GL bags fit on the bike quite nicely. The fatter arse of the Rally support the underside of the bags well and strapping the bags securely to the bike is easy. In…