It’s only a week before we will take off on the Moldova trip. There’s a lot we will see, and one of the site is the Warsaw Pact Troposcatter radio station, BARS 103.Continue reading BARS 103
When a bike – or a car, for that matter – is older than 4 years, they have to go to a mandatory road worthiness inspection every two years.
If your vehicle is taken care of, i.e. keeping it serviced, there are rarely any problems.
So obviously, I didn’t expect any issues when taking the bike (aka Bertha) to the inspection.
Shortly after checking in, I was called forward and the bike just wouldn’t start. Sounded like a dead battery, but it had been charged overnight. Maybe the starter is toasted? The generator seemed to work fine, as there was no warning on the dash board.
Also, I had checked a few months back, with a voltmeter, that it had 14.4 volts when the engine running.
Anyway, it started eventually, and it passed the inspection without any issues.
At least it takes some years before I need to have Bucephalus inspected.
When we get to Chisinau on the Moldova trip, we’re super excited to get to visit the Hope And Health NGO. We will be showing off our bikes, and hear about their inspiring projects.Continue reading Hope & Health, and Bikes