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Forum: Americas 08-08-2014, 07:20 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 972
Posted By bmwblake
I've done this a few times and am planning to do...

I've done this a few times and am planning to do so again pretty soon. As someone said earlier, KS doesn't suck if you stay off I70. The heat isn't as bad as it is in TX in August. I find 50 across...
Forum: Airheads 07-30-2014, 02:15 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,664
Posted By bmwblake
Perfect. Thanks for the help.

Perfect. Thanks for the help.
Forum: Airheads 07-30-2014, 07:27 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,664
Posted By bmwblake
seat mod

Does anyone have pics of how/where the stock r100gs seat needs to be modified for the tank to fit? I'd rather have a bit of guidance before I get out the sawzall.
Forum: Airheads 07-18-2014, 09:23 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 940
Posted By bmwblake
There's also the option to just pick up a switch...

There's also the option to just pick up a switch and replace it. It's a 5 minute job. You'll spend more time on your trip wiping things down and worrying about it.

If your local shop doesn't have...
Forum: Airheads 07-11-2014, 06:17 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 986
Posted By bmwblake
In the picture your bike is on reserve.

In the picture your bike is on reserve.
Forum: Airheads 07-10-2014, 07:15 AM
Replies: 307
Views: 21,092
Posted By bmwblake
Maybe i missed it somewhere in the thread but is...

Maybe i missed it somewhere in the thread but is there anyone running an r75/5 that can let me know what they're running?

I don't have my numbers on hand but they certainly aren't working...
Forum: Airheads 07-08-2014, 07:52 AM
Replies: 2,815
Views: 513,773
Posted By bmwblake
/6 seat needed

I'm looking for a /6 seat for a project bike. It doesn't need to be perfect, but I'd like a good cover with no rips. PM if you have something.
Forum: Airheads 07-07-2014, 05:59 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,979
Posted By bmwblake
I'm about to make a cover but might try this...

I'm about to make a cover but might try this first. I need to read some more on the type of plastics it's good for. I'm fairly sure it will end up peeling. but I was wondering if the bottom side of...
Forum: Airheads 07-06-2014, 01:51 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,979
Posted By bmwblake
I just tried this on a spot on my tank. I had...

I just tried this on a spot on my tank. I had scrubbed the tank clean in an area before adding graphite. I mixed it with some WD40 and rubbed into the area. The deeply scratched spots on the tank...
Forum: 2 smokers 07-02-2014, 01:54 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 10,463
Posted By bmwblake
A buddy of Curt's bought it from me. I...

A buddy of Curt's bought it from me.

I didn't have a hard time starting it but I felt like I had to clean the carb every time I ran it at all. Have fun with it. I hope to have another old bultaco...
Forum: 2 smokers 06-30-2014, 06:41 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 10,463
Posted By bmwblake
I sold it to a guy from Alabama. Did you buy it...

I sold it to a guy from Alabama. Did you buy it from him?
I hope you're enjoying it.
Forum: Airheads 06-17-2014, 07:06 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 551
Posted By bmwblake
I just completed this conversion on my bike, also...

I just completed this conversion on my bike, also a 94. Mark is correct, you'll need to make a channel in the plastic for the mounting bolts on the back of the speedo, or get a speedo that doesn't...
Forum: Airheads 06-11-2014, 04:39 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 825
Posted By bmwblake
HG made a tank but it was not fiberglass, it's...

HG made a tank but it was not fiberglass, it's plastic. And it is very bulbous.

https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/-i0az8Hya4Vk/UwNuMqOm0XI/AAAAAAAAGIw/SAbFcZ3zDuM/w769-h577-no/CAM00589.jpg
Forum: Old's Cool 06-02-2014, 04:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 780
Posted By bmwblake
anton posts here fairly often. he has a good rep...

anton posts here fairly often. he has a good rep in the bmw world for transmission work.

http://largiader.com/
Forum: Airheads 05-25-2014, 05:18 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 852
Posted By bmwblake
Kyle, I had the same issue on my gs. You can find...

Kyle, I had the same issue on my gs. You can find the test documents on their website. Mine ended up being a bad stator and R/R. One apparently died and then killed the other.

The system came...
Forum: Airheads 05-21-2014, 05:53 PM
Replies: 2,815
Views: 513,773
Posted By bmwblake
WTB "spring retainer" for r100gs forks

Part found. Move along.


This part is used in the 88-90 style gs and the earlier r80gs bikes as well.
Item 4 in the picture below.

I've changed my gs back to the early round headlight and...
Forum: Ride reports 04-01-2014, 07:52 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 6,482
Posted By bmwblake
I just caught up on this as well. btw, I'm in...

I just caught up on this as well. btw, I'm in Nashville.

Fred, you're welcome at my place anytime. You as well, Bob.
Forum: Airheads 03-30-2014, 08:04 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,263
Posted By bmwblake
Any update for us Rob? I'd love to learn from...

Any update for us Rob? I'd love to learn from your experience on the diode addition to make my indicator light work. Otherwise I'll probably just not have an indicator light and hope that having my...
Forum: GPS Tracks - Northeast, Southeast & Florida 03-24-2014, 06:33 AM
Replies: 1,223
Sticky: TetS
Views: 107,757
Posted By bmwblake
Got it

I got the file. Thanks.
Forum: Airheads 03-12-2014, 04:04 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,263
Posted By bmwblake
Ice asked for pricing, I'll share the info if I...

Ice asked for pricing, I'll share the info if I get a response.
Forum: Airheads 03-12-2014, 07:13 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,263
Posted By bmwblake
This seems like the most likely route to take. I...

This seems like the most likely route to take. I was hoping to not cut my harness but it looks like removing the big connector blocks is the best idea.

Rob, if you can send the information you...
Forum: Airheads 03-11-2014, 06:13 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,263
Posted By bmwblake
Thanks Rob.

Thanks Rob.
Forum: Airheads 03-11-2014, 06:12 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,627
Posted By bmwblake
Thanks to Rob for pointing me in this direction. ...

Thanks to Rob for pointing me in this direction.

I'm looking to swap the other way around and I'm just up the road a bit in Nashville. Shoot me a PM and we can talk specifics if you're still...
Forum: Airheads 03-09-2014, 05:10 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,263
Posted By bmwblake
I have an 88 harness and it doesn't seem that...

I have an 88 harness and it doesn't seem that simple. The controls and connections are completely different. I'm not worried about the tach. If there's a secret that somehow lets me make a few minor...
Forum: Airheads 03-09-2014, 12:15 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,263
Posted By bmwblake
Thanks for the feedback. I figured smaller...

Thanks for the feedback. I figured smaller connectors would be needed.
As for cockpit hell, that looks interesting. Any idea on price? I also don't have or want the tombstone fairing which looks to...
Forum: Airheads 03-09-2014, 07:38 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,263
Posted By bmwblake
r100gs 1994 fairing removal

I've never really liked the fairing on my 94 and really wanted the look of the 88 that I lost a few years ago. I have the headlight bits and even an 88 main harness but as I stand and look at the...
Forum: Airheads 03-02-2014, 04:44 PM
Replies: 2,815
Views: 513,773
Posted By bmwblake
WTB SWB seat

If anyone has a serviceable stock /5 SWB seat around drop me a PM. I'm looking for one with a good cover. I don't care if it has the grab rails or not. Let me know what you have.
Forum: Airheads 01-07-2014, 04:31 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 27,930
Posted By bmwblake
I do believe that's the same bike shown in the...

I do believe that's the same bike shown in the pic above. Very cool to find a Tesch tank.
Forum: Airheads 01-03-2014, 01:45 PM
Replies: 2,815
Views: 513,773
Posted By bmwblake
I'll PM you and we can talk.

I'll PM you and we can talk.
Forum: Airheads 01-02-2014, 02:59 PM
Replies: 2,815
Views: 513,773
Posted By bmwblake
Long shot but does anyone have the headlight bits...

Long shot but does anyone have the headlight bits for an r80gs, r100gs? The small round headlight version. I'm trying to find it all on black if possible but am open to other colors.
Forum: Airheads 12-27-2013, 07:13 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 12,565
Posted By bmwblake
Veterama was extreme. It's about 45k people at a...

Veterama was extreme. It's about 45k people at a swap meet. I didn't see many airheads while riding around in Germany, but there were tons at Veterama for sale. The amount of parts for them was...
Forum: Airheads 12-10-2013, 04:16 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 12,565
Posted By bmwblake
It's been a long time since an update. My bad....

It's been a long time since an update. My bad. The bike is just about done at this point. Putting the new harness on was more difficult than I would have liked. I learned after I was about done with...
Forum: Airheads 12-05-2013, 05:21 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 12,565
Posted By bmwblake
Its still around. I've gotten sidetracked on a...

Its still around. I've gotten sidetracked on a few other things. I'll have to post some pics. She's about ready to roll and looks much different than I thought it would.
Forum: Airheads 11-08-2013, 06:56 AM
Replies: 2,815
Views: 513,773
Posted By bmwblake
Wtb /5 fenders

Need has been met
Got any blue ones for sale? If so, drop me a line.
Forum: Airheads 10-19-2013, 09:12 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 776
Posted By bmwblake
Thanks. Any chance you can put a thread gauge on...

Thanks. Any chance you can put a thread gauge on the portion that goes in the tank?

If you're interested in letting go of those let me know.
Forum: Airheads 10-19-2013, 08:21 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 776
Posted By bmwblake
This does not work.

This does not work.
Forum: Airheads 10-16-2013, 09:55 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 776
Posted By bmwblake
That would be helpful. Thanks.

That would be helpful. Thanks.
Forum: Airheads 10-15-2013, 01:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 776
Posted By bmwblake
That's an idea worth trying. I hadn't thought of...

That's an idea worth trying. I hadn't thought of that.
Forum: Airheads 10-15-2013, 11:59 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 776
Posted By bmwblake
Hein gericke tank petcock adapters

Does anyone know what is needed and where to find the adapters needed to fit bmw petcocks to a hein gericke (hella) tank? I've seen these tanks with stock petcocks but the tank I bought has a female...
Forum: Airheads 03-22-2013, 07:42 AM
Replies: 2,815
Views: 513,773
Posted By bmwblake
r100gs small tach

motometer small tach. this was on my previous bike and is in working order. 250 plus shipping. dirty fingernails not included.
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