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EU anti-tampering measures would make me a prisoner in my own home

I've been riding bikes since the mid '70s and for most of my life my work has been manual labour. After 30 years of this all the heavy lifting rendered me disabled - with two worn vertebrae. I'm unable to sit in cars due to the vertical position and lumbar bars in seats aggravating my condition. I currently ride a '97 Moto...

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May 08

Posts: 96

Bikefar says:

EU Legislation

Mr. injured Guzzi rider is right. As I understood it, the EU legislation will prevent adaptations such as fitting of Adventure footpegs and handlebar risers. I'm only 5' 10" which is not particularly tall and riding off-road can be hard on the lower back and wrists without them. I can't see what fitting of such adaptations will affect safety or the environment. It's just the EU being vindictive against motorcyclists.

On 25th September, there's a demo near you! Join one! (see the M.A.G. website).

On the Department for Transport website there's a consulation going on - participate in it!


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Aug 02

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eatcs01 says:


And vote UKIP in the next general election

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Aug 02

Posts: 1503

superbol says:


too bloody right I will definately vote ANY party that takes us out of the EU .Any MP who`s pro EU is only interested in a job there with a fat wage n BIG pension not how it bullies good UK citizens !

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Jan 11

Posts: 12

aboutye says:

Bikefar where does it say in the EU legislation say that the fitting of Adventure footpegs and handlebar risers is not permitted?.

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