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Forum: Airheads 03-17-2015, 11:05 AM
Replies: 7,935
Views: 1,606,418
Posted By Mikeyork5
You need to get your butt off the VFR for a while...

You need to get your butt off the VFR for a while and show the old girl a little respect -

http://i36.photobucket.com/albums/e50/MikeYork5/Project%201_zpsqnars9ev.jpg...
Forum: Airheads 03-13-2015, 08:37 AM
Replies: 7,935
Views: 1,606,418
Posted By Mikeyork5
A weekday morning at Hells Kitchen - ...

A weekday morning at Hells Kitchen -

http://i36.photobucket.com/albums/e50/MikeYork5/2013-10-29123504_zps5ecc3074.jpg...
Forum: Airheads 03-13-2015, 08:34 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,485
Posted By Mikeyork5
Bought it new in 86 - now has around 50K in it -...

Bought it new in 86 - now has around 50K in it - a good all around machine.

http://i36.photobucket.com/albums/e50/MikeYork5/Feb063.jpg...
Forum: Airheads 03-04-2015, 08:12 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 4,929
Posted By Mikeyork5
Gracie, my daughters dog - a rescue pup. Best we...

Gracie, my daughters dog - a rescue pup. Best we can tell she is mostly a Dandy Dinmont Terrier. Ten pounds of class 'A' personality - and that ball didn't last long.
...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 03-03-2015, 07:13 AM
Replies: 816
Views: 131,060
Posted By Mikeyork5
http://i36.photobucket.com/albums/e50/MikeYork5/02...

http://i36.photobucket.com/albums/e50/MikeYork5/026_zpsfpan6rwh.jpg (http://s36.photobucket.com/user/MikeYork5/media/026_zpsfpan6rwh.jpg.html)
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Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 03-03-2015, 06:55 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 17,167
Posted By Mikeyork5
The 'Rock Store' ...

The 'Rock Store'

http://i36.photobucket.com/albums/e50/MikeYork5/_DSC5149-Edit-Edit_zps2836d158.jpg (http://s36.photobucket.com/user/MikeYork5/media/_DSC5149-Edit-Edit_zps2836d158.jpg.html)
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 02-10-2015, 09:04 AM
Replies: 860
Views: 242,792
Posted By Mikeyork5
Café and gas station on one shot! Woodside, CA. ...

Café and gas station on one shot! Woodside, CA.

http://i36.photobucket.com/albums/e50/MikeYork5/20140602_083713_zpsxd6aurqs.jpg...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 02-10-2015, 09:01 AM
Replies: 2,102
Views: 581,863
Posted By Mikeyork5
Got the Café and the gas station in one shot -...

Got the Café and the gas station in one shot - Woodside, CA.

http://i36.photobucket.com/albums/e50/MikeYork5/20140602_083713_zpsxd6aurqs.jpg...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 02-04-2015, 07:13 AM
Replies: 491
Views: 183,688
Posted By Mikeyork5
Yeah well I grew up in Michigan - Garden City -...

Yeah well I grew up in Michigan - Garden City - moved to Calif as a young man of 24 in 1975 - I like the weather better out here (politics, taxes, and pretty much everything else sucks
though)
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 01-29-2015, 06:24 AM
Replies: 491
Views: 183,688
Posted By Mikeyork5
How about a pup on a scooter? ...

How about a pup on a scooter?

http://i36.photobucket.com/albums/e50/MikeYork5/20141228_131931_zps4mapd0ic.jpg...
Forum: Airheads 01-22-2015, 09:55 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,303
Posted By Mikeyork5
I used Teflon tape on my Galfer stainless steel...

I used Teflon tape on my Galfer stainless steel brake lines when I installed them.

FYI - I replaced the master cylinder on my 1977 R100S (with only 13K on it). The bike sat in my cousins garage...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 12-19-2014, 06:13 AM
Replies: 3,767
Views: 1,655,654
Posted By Mikeyork5
My middle daughter Meredith - her boyfriend Kyle...

My middle daughter Meredith - her boyfriend Kyle and her dog Gracie, and of course my 77 R100S - purchased last year, the day it came off the transport truck

...
Forum: Airheads 12-19-2014, 06:03 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,011
Posted By Mikeyork5
Son of a bitch! Oh well - maybe I should re...

Son of a bitch! Oh well - maybe I should re sleeve the one I have and sell it, I should probably be able to make some beer money out of it - Thanks
Forum: Airheads 12-18-2014, 01:22 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,011
Posted By Mikeyork5
Since you are on the subject of re sleeving, let...

Since you are on the subject of re sleeving, let me ask this:

My master cylinder was leaking. When I took it apart the piston, due to the bike sitting in my cousins garage for 30 years, the piston...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 12-10-2014, 07:24 AM
Replies: 516
Views: 146,971
Posted By Mikeyork5
http://i36.photobucket.com/albums/e50/MikeYork5/04...

http://i36.photobucket.com/albums/e50/MikeYork5/043-1.jpg (http://s36.photobucket.com/user/MikeYork5/media/043-1.jpg.html)
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 12-10-2014, 07:07 AM
Replies: 858
Views: 138,755
Posted By Mikeyork5
http://i36.photobucket.com/albums/e50/MikeYork5/Fe...

http://i36.photobucket.com/albums/e50/MikeYork5/Feb063-1.jpg (http://s36.photobucket.com/user/MikeYork5/media/Feb063-1.jpg.html)
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 11-25-2014, 08:09 AM
Replies: 11,051
Views: 3,738,075
Posted By Mikeyork5
My current stable - ...

My current stable -

http://i36.photobucket.com/albums/e50/MikeYork5/IMG_0451_zps8e87baf9.jpg (http://s36.photobucket.com/user/MikeYork5/media/IMG_0451_zps8e87baf9.jpg.html)


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Forum: Airheads 11-05-2014, 07:01 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 470
Posted By Mikeyork5
CL Possbility -72 R60

No affiliation - just saw it as I was looking - doesn't seem to bad a deal

http://sfbay.craigslist.org/sfc/mcy/4746480644.html


I would be interested but my cousin has a R60/2 US in Detroit...
Forum: Airheads 10-01-2014, 08:24 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,394
Posted By Mikeyork5
Question was asked a few weeks ago with multiple...

Question was asked a few weeks ago with multiple responses - see Tink Project S thread.
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 09-16-2014, 08:59 AM
Replies: 11,051
Views: 3,738,075
Posted By Mikeyork5
http://i36.photobucket.com/albums/e50/MikeYork5/20...

http://i36.photobucket.com/albums/e50/MikeYork5/20140608_103357_zps59b41519.jpg (http://s36.photobucket.com/user/MikeYork5/media/20140608_103357_zps59b41519.jpg.html)
Forum: Airheads 08-15-2014, 06:11 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 8,972
Posted By Mikeyork5
Like I said Tink - two bikes in two weeks -...

Like I said Tink - two bikes in two weeks - you're on a roll!
Forum: Airheads 08-13-2014, 06:13 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 11,552
Posted By Mikeyork5
Terry (Wirespokes) just did my Speedo/Tach...

Terry (Wirespokes) just did my Speedo/Tach (serviced them) for my 1977 R100S - the odo stopped working. Turn around time was acceptable, price was great, communication was timely - thanks again...
Forum: Airheads 08-07-2014, 08:49 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 8,972
Posted By Mikeyork5
Look forward to following your progress - so I...

Look forward to following your progress - so I would suspect the purchase of a K75 is on hold?
Forum: Airheads 07-29-2014, 06:28 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,012
Posted By Mikeyork5
If you screw them up (one) like I did trying to...

If you screw them up (one) like I did trying to get them back together - you'll be pleased to know a whole new petcock is only around $40 (for the whole assembly).
Forum: Airheads 07-21-2014, 12:06 PM
Replies: 7,935
Views: 1,606,418
Posted By Mikeyork5
Any time Tink - Saturday mornings are pretty laid...

Any time Tink - Saturday mornings are pretty laid back there - on Sundays the Harley crowd is out in force. This Saturday maybe? Sure you can ride the K75 if you'd like. My S is down for the count,...
Forum: Airheads 07-18-2014, 10:46 AM
Replies: 7,935
Views: 1,606,418
Posted By Mikeyork5
It's the so Cal version -

It's the so Cal version -
Forum: Airheads 07-18-2014, 08:04 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,326
Posted By Mikeyork5
Like most I had about 15 or so different gauges...

Like most I had about 15 or so different gauges (digital, analog, pencil, etc.,), I just got fed up of cheaper gauges that read all over the place so I broke down and bought a Motion Pro gauge...
Forum: Airheads 07-18-2014, 07:53 AM
Replies: 7,935
Views: 1,606,418
Posted By Mikeyork5
A midweek visit to Hells Kitchen - ...

A midweek visit to Hells Kitchen -

http://i36.photobucket.com/albums/e50/MikeYork5/2013-10-29123504_zps5ecc3074.jpg...
Forum: Airheads 06-13-2014, 12:40 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,754
Posted By Mikeyork5
You say dull, OK I understand - I have said 'they...

You say dull, OK I understand - I have said 'they do nothing great, but everything well' (handling, reliability, comfort, smoothness - smoothest bike I've ever had) at least that has been the case...
Forum: Airheads 06-13-2014, 10:15 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,754
Posted By Mikeyork5
Pretty much my exact feelings as well - one of...

Pretty much my exact feelings as well - one of reason I started this tread is I am kind of fond of K's myself, bought the K75T new in 86 and has been a very good ride ever since.


...
Forum: Airheads 06-10-2014, 12:35 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,754
Posted By Mikeyork5
I would ASSUME to kind of keep it in line with...

I would ASSUME to kind of keep it in line with the 'old school' café racer persona (even though it is a K bike). I like the TB's and runners.
Forum: Airheads 06-10-2014, 10:38 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,754
Posted By Mikeyork5
Mod - please move to a more appropriate section...

Mod - please move to a more appropriate section (pics,pics, pics., maybe?) - sorry boys probably shouldn't of posted in airhead section -
Forum: Airheads 06-10-2014, 06:20 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,754
Posted By Mikeyork5
Nice K100's

Saw a couple of pretty cool K100's at the Rock Store Saturday - a lot of nice touches on these bikes -
http://i36.photobucket.com/albums/e50/MikeYork5/Rockstore3_zpscfc52b7f.jpg...
Forum: Airheads 04-08-2014, 10:12 AM
Replies: 169
Views: 16,834
Posted By Mikeyork5
Got my 'Lord of the Bings' and 'Airhead' shirts...

Got my 'Lord of the Bings' and 'Airhead' shirts yesterday (ordered 4/4) - great service and very good quality shirts - thanks. Now you need to put a R100S shirt on your list - I'm a buyer.
Forum: Airheads 04-04-2014, 06:26 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 5,038
Posted By Mikeyork5
They look like Russell fuel filters - google them

They look like Russell fuel filters - google them
Forum: Airheads 03-31-2014, 07:12 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,992
Posted By Mikeyork5
One of the coolest looking retro's out there -...

One of the coolest looking retro's out there - IMHO - just an around town bike though - but damn it's sharp!
...
Forum: Airheads 03-17-2014, 09:18 AM
Replies: 120
Views: 13,915
Posted By Mikeyork5
Mine - ...

Mine -

http://i36.photobucket.com/albums/e50/MikeYork5/IMG_0432_zps41acff0e.jpg (http://s36.photobucket.com/user/MikeYork5/media/IMG_0432_zps41acff0e.jpg.html)
Forum: Airheads 03-13-2014, 06:08 AM
Replies: 7,935
Views: 1,606,418
Posted By Mikeyork5
A great shot for sure -

A great shot for sure -
Forum: Airheads 02-26-2014, 06:47 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 21,438
Posted By Mikeyork5
Maybe not exactly a 'barn' find rather a 'garage'...

Maybe not exactly a 'barn' find rather a 'garage' find. MY cousins bike who lives in Michigan. He bought it used in 79 (?), rode it a year or two then stored it in his garage for about 33 years or so...
Forum: Old's Cool 02-25-2014, 09:36 AM
Replies: 3,028
Views: 914,390
Posted By Mikeyork5
Mike Parti - AMA Hall of Famer. A great guy,...

Mike Parti - AMA Hall of Famer. A great guy, machinist by trade, racer, builder , etc. Mike lives in So Cal and I have a buddy who knows him - his house (out buildings/garages) is a museum -...
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