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Pilbara 02-15-2008 08:35 PM

In the beginning! - Woody made the Wheels
 
Well all I could say was Fark Fark Fark Fark Fark for quite some time as I opened the discreet brown cardboard boxes that had arrived all the way from America. WWW triumphs again! Woody's Wheel Works and the World Wide Web have astounded me, Chris you are a legend these wheels are the best yet:clap :clap :clap :clap :clap :deal :clap :evil :D :lol3 :eek1 :freaky

So it starts: In the beginning! - Woody made the Wheels
http://Pilbara.smugmug.com/photos/254905449_DSGuH-S.jpg

...and what a set of wheels they are beside the bar...

http://Pilbara.smugmug.com/photos/254905471_hfe96-M.jpg

This is the beginning of my new project bike for the Pilbara:evil and WWW has put together the most awesome set of BMW wheels known to mankind.
http://Pilbara.smugmug.com/photos/254905466_XpSn7-M.jpg
http://Pilbara.smugmug.com/photos/254905479_pVcng-M.jpg

The reason for all the Farks in the beginning is these things are SO LIGHT!:deal and so strong too.

Can you tell I'm excited?

http://Pilbara.smugmug.com/photos/254905458_qV2GJ-S.jpg

WorshipWoody'sWheels.ComeOnMan.AwesomeUnbelievable
Pilbara

rboett 02-15-2008 08:43 PM

shweeet looking:D
:clap

JimVonBaden 02-15-2008 08:52 PM

Damn, that almost makes me want wire wheels!:thumb

Jim :brow

GB 02-15-2008 08:54 PM

Nice work Woody :thumb

Where's the rest of your bike? :lol3

Let's see the rebuild :lurk

John Harden 02-15-2008 11:25 PM

Re: Wheels
 
Sorry if this is a dumb question, but do they allow tubeless tires?????

configurationspace 02-16-2008 12:03 AM

Wow, that looks like 'some assembly required'. Those wheels sure look nice, though!

Quote:

Originally Posted by John Harden
Sorry if this is a dumb question, but do they allow tubeless tires?????

No, they're tube-only applications.

scotsmun 02-16-2008 12:39 AM

Oh ye......woody does make a nice bit of kit, i will be ordring over the next few weeks, looking forward to following the build over the upcoming months:thumb

space 02-16-2008 07:34 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by Pilbara

That there is some truly fine wheel porn. I never would have guessed there even was such a thing, but there it is: wheel porn. I know it when I see it.

The rest of the bike needs work.

dfwscotty 02-16-2008 03:40 PM

You've done it now. You are required to maintain a build report once you start construction.

kktos 02-26-2008 01:38 AM

any news on this project of yours, Pilbara ?
/thierry

oziexplorer 03-07-2008 02:11 AM

:lurk
I'm bookmarking this thread..:deal

..and will contact you about the import issues (if any) with these wheels
I want a double-excel black set for the HP2

Pilbara 03-08-2008 04:36 AM

not a lot of momentum...hopefully soon!!
 
Got a couple of projects on at the moment, the 950 is getting worked on and I can't show pics of that one in here. So nothing really to show in the way of momentum on the KHB2 project, but here are a couple of the engine starting to be checked out, the big steel beam is the base to build the frame off and the other shots are of the the other GS getting a birthday treat and makeover. Including the unique 2 piece swingarm and a new one care of ebay! Brand new and it got here in a week from Germany and cost a pittance!
The table is a nearly a complete GS. The boy and I are working on that project. Enjoy and hopefully I will get some bits of steel on the beam soon.Cheers Pilbara
http://Pilbara.smugmug.com/photos/263254628_CQXnn-M.jpg
http://Pilbara.smugmug.com/photos/263254623_8g7fM-M.jpg
http://Pilbara.smugmug.com/photos/263254630_krLZm-M.jpg
http://Pilbara.smugmug.com/photos/263254631_hFD2Y-M.jpg

KiltBoy 03-08-2008 05:52 AM

:lurk :lurk :lurk

Pilbara 02-13-2010 07:05 AM

Its back on again...
 
Yes after many years the project is on the go again. This is going to be somewhat different. I am sure it will offend a few, but this is a free world, the bit I live in anyway...

Will post photos soon.

Cheers
Pilbara

BCC 02-13-2010 11:08 AM

Take your time.


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