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Forum: Airheads 03-08-2015, 10:06 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 7,885
Posted By R27warrior
My all time favorite bike is an R100/7. I donīt...

My all time favorite bike is an R100/7. I donīt have one.

I do have an R60/7 which I very much like.
Not powerful, but rest giving while riding, overengineered irt 40HP and silky smooth.

Rob
Forum: Airheads 09-14-2014, 01:50 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,466
Posted By R27warrior
I love to glide through villages in 5, riding 30...

I love to glide through villages in 5, riding 30 miles & 1700 revs.
Silky smooth and not any protest when revving in 5.

But I am talking about an R60/7. Indeed not very powerful, but there are...
Forum: Airheads 06-18-2014, 03:59 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,751
Posted By R27warrior
Even the second notch could be (part of) the...

Even the second notch could be (part of) the cause, you could try the third to get more fuel.
My R60/7 runs noticeably better then.

I think replacing the needles, you can hardly see if they are...
Forum: Airheads 04-16-2014, 01:59 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,839
Posted By R27warrior
vibrate?

Hi,

As an European guy from Holland and experience with a very fine & ridable R27 for over 25 years I am impressed about the knowledge you have in the US about the thumpers BMW made till 1966....
Forum: Airheads 01-22-2014, 06:44 AM
Replies: 201
Views: 27,200
Posted By R27warrior
Hi Scott, So you found a movie of the world...

Hi Scott,

So you found a movie of the world famous Dutch BMW Mono Club!

Just to tell you that you always can join us with a tour as to find out that Holland is a nice country to ride with those...
Forum: Airheads 01-21-2014, 01:22 PM
Replies: 201
Views: 27,200
Posted By R27warrior
Well done Scott! Sounds VERY familiair to me! ...

Well done Scott! Sounds VERY familiair to me!

Rob
Forum: Road warriors 01-16-2014, 10:43 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,680
Posted By R27warrior
Excellent result for the F800GT, didnīt expect...

Excellent result for the F800GT, didnīt expect that.
Forum: Airheads 01-07-2014, 01:24 PM
Replies: 201
Views: 27,200
Posted By R27warrior
Hi, Is the mounting problem with the silencer...

Hi,
Is the mounting problem with the silencer solved meanwhile?
I just saw your progress - becomes a very nice R27 - and reminded me that there were some improper silencers in the market some years...
Forum: Airheads 09-15-2013, 06:16 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 764
Posted By R27warrior
much useful information...

.. you will find here: http://forum.2-ventiler.de/vbboard/forumdisplay.php?32-DB-Instrumente-Beleuchtung

It helps when you understand German.

Rob
Forum: Ride reports 09-13-2013, 06:11 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,721
Posted By R27warrior
Incredible scenery for touring with a bike...

Incredible scenery for touring with a bike (although.. rain we have enough in Holland....)

Thanks for sharing your trip with us!

Rob
Forum: Airheads 09-08-2013, 12:32 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 5,596
Posted By R27warrior
Trčs bien! As far as I can see it is a pre...

Trčs bien!

As far as I can see it is a pre 1960 R50, so, not an R50/2.
Not really important of course.

Rob
Forum: Road warriors 04-14-2013, 04:03 AM
Replies: 168
Views: 28,419
Posted By R27warrior
Good point. I owned a BMW R1100RS for...

Good point.


I owned a BMW R1100RS for more than ten years, with 155.000 km. It was still as new.
I did my own maintenance but when I needed something I was not able to I always went to my...
Forum: Road warriors 03-27-2013, 03:16 AM
Replies: 168
Views: 28,419
Posted By R27warrior
Wonderful!! Respect for you!!

Wonderful!! Respect for you!!
Forum: Airheads 12-18-2012, 03:25 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,662
Posted By R27warrior
As far as I know and have experienced, the right...

As far as I know and have experienced, the right ones (although not so good as in former days) are the tubes with a number.

Rob
Forum: Road warriors 11-13-2012, 01:36 PM
Replies: 665
Views: 127,534
Posted By R27warrior
I like it too.. seems a worthy successor of the...

I like it too.. seems a worthy successor of the R1100RS.
Forum: Airheads 10-22-2012, 02:13 AM
Replies: 201
Views: 27,200
Posted By R27warrior
R27 info

Hi Scott,

Thanks for your e-mail and found your (actually: this) thread.
Yes, youīre right, I have an R27 since 1989 and still have a lot of fun with īherī.

In the Netherlands we have an...
Forum: Airheads 10-21-2012, 08:06 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,609
Posted By R27warrior
website Boyer Bransden..

... with all the information you might need:

www.boyerbransden.com (http://www.boyerbransden.com)


Cheers,
Rob
Forum: Road warriors 03-07-2012, 04:35 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 13,621
Posted By R27warrior
Any pictures of your actual bikes Mr. Boxerlust? ...

Any pictures of your actual bikes Mr. Boxerlust?

Thanks
Forum: Airheads 01-04-2012, 12:01 PM
Replies: 986
Views: 196,761
Posted By R27warrior
brake lines

Hi Gasketdave,

Beautiful bike!

I would say: look once at the yellow rings of the brake lines.
On the rings you (probably) will see the production month.Just decide for yourself what you...
Forum: Road warriors 01-04-2012, 11:51 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,783
Posted By R27warrior
Thanks to all of you. Actually I prepare...

Thanks to all of you.

Actually I prepare making a long trip with the wife, so I need the luggage rack instead of the back part of the buddyseat.

The maximum loading weight of the rack is 5 kg,...
Forum: Road warriors 12-25-2011, 02:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,783
Posted By R27warrior
show your camping gear with an BMW R1200R

is an R1200R the right bike for long trips on paved roads with camping gear. You said yes?
Well, letīs see yours!

Thanks,
Rob
Forum: Trip Planning 12-08-2011, 01:45 PM
Replies: 235
Views: 52,701
Posted By R27warrior
Very nice said, very profound as well (and I am...

Very nice said, very profound as well (and I am not a dog, nor do I have one). Thanks.

Rob
Forum: Old's Cool 11-16-2011, 01:21 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 7,007
Posted By R27warrior
As many people said: a bike must speak to you, so...

As many people said: a bike must speak to you, so it is strictly subjective what your choice will be.

On the other hand: a R80 > 1988 monoshock is the last developed and (therefore) most reliable...
Forum: Road warriors 08-26-2011, 05:44 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 6,731
Posted By R27warrior
Boxerlust, The sport touring bikes from the...

Boxerlust,
The sport touring bikes from the past are not popular anymore. Thatīs a fact, sir. And long living brands like BMW take care of facts.
Even the imho excellent F800ST (yes, I have one...)...
Forum: Road warriors 08-14-2011, 01:00 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,495
Posted By R27warrior
Provided that both persons like a little bit of...

Provided that both persons like a little bit of sportiness.
Provided further that both persons do have a body that donīt have much spare food in stock for a long & severe winter time (biologically...
Forum: Road warriors 07-26-2011, 07:51 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 14,750
Posted By R27warrior
to chain or not to chain?

In practice a real drawback imo is too much weight, when you use a bike for all kinds of things.
Less weight, the brand and the low maintenance cost (except maybe the first production years) brought...
Forum: Road warriors 03-20-2011, 01:40 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 10,016
Posted By R27warrior
three BMWīs are enough....

... for me.
- one for two up riding, specially for holidays (old airhead of course)
- one for my work, F800ST
- one oldie for real fun, R27
Forum: Airheads 12-27-2010, 03:53 AM
Replies: 8,076
Views: 1,663,947
Posted By R27warrior
R60/7 1976

Here my R60/7 of 1976.
Nearly stock, with double disks, electronic ignition and Koni shocks. I consider the R60/7 the nicest airhead: all technical improvements since 1969, heavy fly wheel and the...
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