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Forum: Airheads 04-03-2014, 02:01 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,125
Posted By SprintSix
So whats the problem? Its complete. It has a...

So whats the problem? Its complete. It has a title.
Forum: 2 smokers 03-14-2014, 12:50 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 647
Posted By SprintSix
I have a set from a 1979 yz250 on my KE. They are...

I have a set from a 1979 yz250 on my KE. They are pretty generic from that era. There are cheap wide pegs available for the yz. You may also want a different shaped shifter. My shifter is also from a...
Forum: Airheads 02-20-2014, 03:18 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,434
Posted By SprintSix
I don't think its fake. That sure looks like a...

I don't think its fake. That sure looks like a modified airhead frame to me. Note the steering head tubes. Swingarm pivots.

So the front cover is cut? And the new "cap" is a headlight cover...
Forum: 2 smokers 02-10-2014, 11:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,398
Posted By SprintSix
Did you mean 400 miles or 40? If 40 you might be...

Did you mean 400 miles or 40? If 40 you might be using too much oil.:rofl

Additionally ,as a ke100 owner, your out of your mind.

That being said, if my ke was together I would go with...
Forum: Airheads 02-10-2014, 10:42 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,529
Posted By SprintSix
About 10 years ago a master restorer told me...

About 10 years ago a master restorer told me 10,000 just in parts. Not including the price of the bike , or labor. That price has gone up. I know everyone wants something free or cheap. But those...
Forum: Old's Cool 02-02-2014, 03:02 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,416
Posted By SprintSix
No. Vault maybe. Cremation maybe....

No.

Vault maybe. Cremation maybe. Plexiglass? Stuffed body? I dont need to see that.
Forum: Airheads 01-30-2014, 04:52 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,857
Posted By SprintSix
I see the link now. Is there a brand name on the...

I see the link now. Is there a brand name on the mirrors or are they just bent weird?
Forum: Airheads 01-30-2014, 04:37 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,857
Posted By SprintSix
You could just ride it you know? It looks to be a...

You could just ride it you know? It looks to be a well set up bike.
Save the crazy stuff and money till next winter. You would know the bike by then, what you like, how you want it changed.
...
Forum: Airheads 01-15-2014, 09:11 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 3,639
Posted By SprintSix
Stand down. Place foot behind stand. Place calf...

Stand down. Place foot behind stand. Place calf against passenger peg. Lift at frame and lean towards back of bike.

Thats how i was taught. The calf part was what i was missing.
Forum: Old's Cool 11-24-2013, 03:10 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,122
Posted By SprintSix
http://www.homemodelenginemachinist.com/f31/bmw-r7...

http://www.homemodelenginemachinist.com/f31/bmw-r7-motorcycle-engine-13661/

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2ByWEupWAZU

Link to 1/4 scale bmw engine with build thread.
Forum: Airheads 11-16-2013, 04:56 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,524
Posted By SprintSix
http://www.homemodelenginemachinist.com/f31/bmw-r7...

http://www.homemodelenginemachinist.com/f31/bmw-r7-motorcycle-engine-13661/


Link to 1/4 scale BMW engine. Very long build thread. Spoiler alert: runs in the end.

Now if we just had...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 11-09-2013, 09:04 AM
Replies: 68,967
Views: 5,516,539
Posted By SprintSix
Is AMA membership required for sportsman class? ...

Is AMA membership required for sportsman class?

Anyone passing through Toledo with an open spot on their trailer?
Forum: Old's Cool 11-08-2013, 11:08 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,265
Posted By SprintSix
Well Duh. Snowblower.

Well Duh.

Snowblower.
Forum: Airheads 10-23-2013, 01:24 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,516
Posted By SprintSix
Main jet too rich? The weather is gettin colder....

Main jet too rich? The weather is gettin colder. The term pass makes me think high elevation. Winter gas.

Add to the above your bike should have no problem breaking 100mph.

Kinda surprised...
Forum: Airheads 10-20-2013, 02:52 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,019
Posted By SprintSix
/6 tank. Maybe a few other odd bits. Didn't...

/6 tank. Maybe a few other odd bits. Didn't 100/7's come with dual disk? Higher res pics would tell more.
Forum: Airheads 09-10-2013, 07:17 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 713
Posted By SprintSix
I've been sitting on the parts for about 10 years...

I've been sitting on the parts for about 10 years now. Now is time to sell. Project not ever going to happen for me. Into a 1955 r50 project. There isnt space in my head, shed or wallet for both....
Forum: Airheads 09-10-2013, 01:32 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 713
Posted By SprintSix
Part or not to Part

This isnt an ad.

OK here it is. I have 2 1977 r100s' completely apart. NO fairings. Both have titles. Really its about 1 complete bike. We will call bike 2 frame and shortblock. Bike #1 is a...
Forum: 2 smokers 07-24-2013, 03:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,001
Posted By SprintSix
You can still get all the parts for that carb...

You can still get all the parts for that carb from your Kawasaki dealer. Cheap and right.
Forum: 2 smokers 06-03-2013, 05:32 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,300
Posted By SprintSix
I put a front end from a 74 kx125 on a 73 KE...

I put a front end from a 74 kx125 on a 73 KE frame. Straight bolt up. Later bought a taperbearing kit for the KX forks. Straight bolt up. I think a lot of the bikes form the era would also swap. I...
Forum: 2 smokers 04-15-2013, 12:44 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,221
Posted By SprintSix
Another cause may be the floats are filling with...

Another cause may be the floats are filling with gas and not floating anymore. Take it out and shake it. If you hear liquid sloshing its bad.
Forum: 2 smokers 03-26-2013, 03:45 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,221
Posted By SprintSix
All parts for that carb are still available from...

All parts for that carb are still available from the dealer. Cheap.
Forum: Airheads 03-20-2013, 03:08 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,533
Posted By SprintSix
bump

bump
Forum: Airheads 03-18-2013, 05:03 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,533
Posted By SprintSix
http://www.bmwmoa.org/forum/showthread.php?46463-5...

http://www.bmwmoa.org/forum/showthread.php?46463-5-Front-Wheel-Offset

Link to the offset info on another forum.
Forum: Airheads 03-18-2013, 04:38 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,533
Posted By SprintSix
Some earlier spoked wheels had offsets. I cant...

Some earlier spoked wheels had offsets. I cant say if a 78 ate snowflake does or not. I found the info on duanes site i believe.

I had this issue with a 77 spoked. The wheel was mounted the...
Forum: 2 smokers 11-19-2012, 01:33 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,089
Posted By SprintSix
Ohio- Must have title or certificate of origin to...

Ohio- Must have title or certificate of origin to ride anywhere but private property. If your riding private property and the law comes, you will have to prove ownership or have it impounded. This...
Forum: Old's Cool 10-19-2012, 02:11 AM
Replies: 165
Views: 27,811
Posted By SprintSix
Remove caliper from fork. Compress the piston,...

Remove caliper from fork. Compress the piston, air hides there. Hang with line as straight as possible. Use a vacuum pump, go slow. Compress the diaphram on the masters cap before installing.

If...
Forum: Airheads 09-14-2012, 03:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 661
Posted By SprintSix
Heres one near toledo you'll all like. ...

Heres one near toledo you'll all like.

http://jxn.craigslist.org/mcy/3256807027.html
Forum: Airheads 08-03-2012, 05:15 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 974
Posted By SprintSix
You cant fab your own. They must be stamped USFA....

You cant fab your own. They must be stamped USFA. They also must be on the approved list.
Forum: Hacks 05-29-2012, 05:24 AM
Replies: 2,712
Views: 432,500
Posted By SprintSix
Things I would buy both reliable and Russian. ...

Things I would buy both reliable and Russian.

Mosin-Nagant rifle.

AK-47

Winter clothing.

Vodka.
Forum: 2 smokers 05-28-2012, 02:28 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,753
Posted By SprintSix
Failing oil pump. Mine did, it would break up in...

Failing oil pump. Mine did, it would break up in the mid range. Sounded lean but was really no oil and seizing. Add some premix to tank, mine revved out after I did. Still had to re-do the top...
Forum: Airheads 05-24-2012, 12:58 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,563
Posted By SprintSix
Ohio only recognizes frame numbers. They do not...

Ohio only recognizes frame numbers. They do not check the engine. They require the bike be "complete", you cannot just register a frame. It doesnt have to run just be mostly there. If you buy a frame...
Forum: Airheads 04-24-2012, 03:48 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,548
Posted By SprintSix
I think some have missed that they are selling...

I think some have missed that they are selling multiple bikes as NEW. Hence the 15k price tag. Its a business. They claim to have "good part sources" but dont say anything about what is new and what...
Forum: Airheads 04-22-2012, 03:10 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,548
Posted By SprintSix
Uh what thought process leads to making a hybrid...

Uh what thought process leads to making a hybrid BMW/Harley/Ducati? 3 of the biggest brands with fanatic loyal followers. And then charge $20,000. Couldn't you buy the best of brand you like for...
Forum: 2 smokers 03-30-2012, 03:51 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 22,437
Posted By SprintSix
Bump. Dont want to wait another 6 months for the...

Bump. Dont want to wait another 6 months for the next step.

My expansion chamber is close to the same shape. I had to cut off one of the tabs for the toolbox to get it to tuck in closer to the...
Forum: Old's Cool 03-12-2012, 06:10 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,462
Posted By SprintSix
So I know this guy who does world class...

So I know this guy who does world class restorations on /2 and earlier BMW's. Bead blasts all of his engines. He doesen't seem to have a problem, nor do I. Do it piece by piece, wash and blow with...
Forum: 2 smokers 03-05-2012, 03:08 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 10,929
Posted By SprintSix
Yes, your ok without a battery. I think the...

Yes, your ok without a battery. I think the headlight has direct power from the generator.

You will change the bike from mild to wild with an expansion chamber. Torgue Engineering, Whisperin'...
Forum: Airheads 01-11-2012, 10:02 AM
Replies: 142
Views: 6,753
Posted By SprintSix
I had an issue like this. everthing lined up ,...

I had an issue like this. everthing lined up , but tighten the last bolt and out of whack. Turned out to be the wheel. Some models/years have an offset to the wheel. I had mounted my tire backwards...
Forum: Airheads 01-09-2012, 01:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,579
Posted By SprintSix
Mercedes and R100

Just for fun.



http://i909.photobucket.com/albums/ac297/Sprintsix/stuff141.jpg
Forum: Old's Cool 12-16-2011, 11:39 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,184
Posted By SprintSix
They say the Kaw's are 175cc when the leave the...

They say the Kaw's are 175cc when the leave the dealer.
Forum: Airheads 11-29-2011, 03:15 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,509
Posted By SprintSix
Spoke wheels. Only a gotcha if you dont upgrade...

Spoke wheels. Only a gotcha if you dont upgrade your brakes with a smaller master and stainless lines. An extra caliper helps but the line and master, along with proper bleeding will do wonders. Its...
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