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Forum: Airheads 12-17-2014, 09:06 PM
Replies: 285
Views: 21,965
Posted By Beemerguru
Not quite true...the OLD By-laws were followed to...

Not quite true...the OLD By-laws were followed to the letter...any previous chair could have done the same thing. And it's not just one person..again the current By_laws require a majority...
Forum: Airheads 12-17-2014, 08:55 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,185
Posted By Beemerguru
Something quick and easy...pull the gas tank and...

Something quick and easy...pull the gas tank and check the connectors for the handlebar controls..

Take seat off.

turn petcocks off (hope you don't have a full tank)

Pull both gas lines off...
Forum: Airheads 12-16-2014, 08:55 AM
Replies: 285
Views: 21,965
Posted By Beemerguru
Everything going on is all operational in...

Everything going on is all operational in nature...mainly around fiscal controls and updated By-Laws.

For a regular new or old member, the Airmail is still being published, Barley Therapies are...
Forum: Airheads 12-16-2014, 08:49 AM
Replies: 285
Views: 21,965
Posted By Beemerguru
I was the "featured" new presenter at SuperTech...

I was the "featured" new presenter at SuperTech last year and had a blast..great format and wonderful group of people. The Left Coast group is working on starting something similar. I hope the PA...
Forum: Airheads 12-15-2014, 08:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 244
Posted By Beemerguru
Use only one seal and one washer..ETK shows the...

Use only one seal and one washer..ETK shows the order.
Forum: Airheads 12-15-2014, 08:51 PM
Replies: 285
Views: 21,965
Posted By Beemerguru
Application for office will open in the spring so...

Application for office will open in the spring so make plans to run for Airmarshal or if an Airmarshal, run for Director.

Or just stay a member and enjoy the tech sessions, rides, and Barley...
Forum: Airheads 12-15-2014, 05:20 PM
Replies: 285
Views: 21,965
Posted By Beemerguru
Gotta love the internet for getting news out fast...

Gotta love the internet for getting news out fast whether it's true or not :rofl:rofl:rofl

Small error while converting the membership DB which is kept in linked Excel spreadsheets..and an...
Forum: Airheads 12-15-2014, 06:44 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 298
Posted By Beemerguru
Early and later R100GS and GS PD tanks as well as...

Early and later R100GS and GS PD tanks as well as R80G/S PD steel tank.

All fit with no mods.
Forum: Airheads 12-11-2014, 09:40 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 363
Posted By Beemerguru
A long shot of lubricant into the hole also helps...

A long shot of lubricant into the hole also helps get the @#$%^ wire out of the frame.
Forum: Airheads 12-11-2014, 09:34 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,616
Posted By Beemerguru
Old moonshiner's trick for building fast engines...

Old moonshiner's trick for building fast engines before they migrated over to start NASCAR..Learned that trick from the old grease monkey mechanics when I first started building dune buggies back in...
Forum: Airheads 12-01-2014, 10:17 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,656
Posted By Beemerguru
BMW couldn't make up their mind where to put the...

BMW couldn't make up their mind where to put the VIN...sometimes it's on the head brace..sometimes on the tube under the right side of the engine....then for a time they got brilliant and punched it...
Forum: Airheads 11-29-2014, 01:49 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,428
Posted By Beemerguru
Go to my site and find "John's G/S" for a...

Go to my site and find "John's G/S" for a teardown and refurbishing of a G/S.
Forum: Airheads 11-29-2014, 09:57 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,215
Posted By Beemerguru
What your dad has there was one of the best...

What your dad has there was one of the best touring motorcycle setups at the time. With the Lufty fairing and the rear bags, a couple could tour the country or the paved world in comfort. Clothes,...
Forum: Airheads 11-29-2014, 09:39 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,428
Posted By Beemerguru
The Endurolast system will work well IF you mount...

The Endurolast system will work well IF you mount the rectifier in the air to keep it cool AND you make sure the ground wire is solidly mounted.

You have enough juice so you can run a heated...
Forum: Airheads 11-29-2014, 09:34 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,428
Posted By Beemerguru
The swing arm bearings weren't properly...

The swing arm bearings weren't properly installed..they need to be flush with the end...yours are protruding.

The oil in the front could be from the O ring for the bean can.

Was the engine...
Forum: Airheads 11-21-2014, 04:35 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 2,566
Posted By Beemerguru
The original system was designed when there...

The original system was designed when there wasn't low draw LED lights so if you were heading for the outback or rode year round, 2 up, in all types of weather,,you didn't have too many options....
Forum: Airheads 11-21-2014, 11:07 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 2,566
Posted By Beemerguru
Actually some of the biggest draws I've seen on...

Actually some of the biggest draws I've seen on an airhead was from the 3 phase wire set..the plug into the BACK of the diode board is rarely seen or maintained. And it can/will turn green from...
Forum: Airheads 11-20-2014, 07:06 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 744
Posted By Beemerguru
If your going for the concours look, then it's...

If your going for the concours look, then it's sand and paint. Looks as good if not better than the factory.

If you build off road G/Ss like I do, it always powder coat the hard parts - frame,...
Forum: Airheads 11-20-2014, 10:49 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 2,566
Posted By Beemerguru
A decent post '81 airhead charging system will...

A decent post '81 airhead charging system will handle a heated vest, heated grips, and high beam for periods of time. Even thought the stock voltmeter isn't close to accurate, you can use is as a...
Forum: Airheads 11-19-2014, 10:46 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 385
Posted By Beemerguru
That drive shaft was also used on other mono...

That drive shaft was also used on other mono airheads too
Forum: Airheads 11-18-2014, 10:26 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 484
Posted By Beemerguru
Replacing these parts every 50-60K miles make a...

Replacing these parts every 50-60K miles make a big difference in how the bike runs..they just gradually wear out and you don't notice.
Forum: Airheads 11-14-2014, 01:47 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 744
Posted By Beemerguru
FINALLY :rofl:rofl:rofl

FINALLY :rofl:rofl:rofl
Forum: Airheads 11-13-2014, 12:07 PM
Replies: 285
Views: 21,965
Posted By Beemerguru
From Greg - Airmarshals participation

The Airheads is a bottom up club about serving the members..not top down. Input and criticism for Airmarshals and members are expected and encouraged. Having 3K ideas coming gives a lot of options to...
Forum: Airheads 11-12-2014, 01:52 PM
Replies: 285
Views: 21,965
Posted By Beemerguru
IMPORTANT,,,everyone please read

I've volunteered, and every one of the Airheads senior leadership has accepted, my offer to assist the Club in finding a resolution to the current situation.

For members, the club will continue...
Forum: Airheads 11-11-2014, 02:50 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 269
Posted By Beemerguru
How much of the original engine is still good?...

How much of the original engine is still good? Can you make it with a good short block?
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-07-2014, 10:15 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 960
Posted By Beemerguru
New knees and riding

The last 8 months before the operation were filled with lots of pain walking, hurting getting in and out of cars, having to stop and stretch every 30 minutes on the G/S, and not even fitting on...
Forum: Airheads 10-29-2014, 05:03 PM
Replies: 285
Views: 21,965
Posted By Beemerguru
It's not unusual for volunteer organizations to...

It's not unusual for volunteer organizations to go through a messy period like this...MOA did in the late '90s when they were changing from a large club to a real member organization with structure....
Forum: Airheads 10-29-2014, 04:46 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 16,540
Posted By Beemerguru
Boy did this thread get way out into another...

Boy did this thread get way out into another alternative universe,,,

I've know Chris for almost 30 years and shared more than a few of life's highs and lows over that time...he's one of the most...
Forum: Airheads 10-29-2014, 04:27 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 402
Posted By Beemerguru
That's if you know the history of the...

That's if you know the history of the tranny...since new or PO had all the paperwork. Know the bike, know the history and you can make an educated decision. But if the tranny was swapped out sometime...
Forum: Airheads 10-13-2014, 02:37 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,725
Posted By Beemerguru
Sort of a rule of thumb: When you remove the...

Sort of a rule of thumb:

When you remove the old filter..pay attention to what parts are there and in what order...filter (1 or 2 rubber ends) metal ring, White O ring, gasket ( maybe yes, maybe...
Forum: Airheads 10-12-2014, 09:12 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,725
Posted By Beemerguru
Make sure you have the correct oil filter...the...

Make sure you have the correct oil filter...the R100 WITH an oil cooler or thermostat takes a different filter than an R100 with NO oil cooler.

So correct oil filter, white O ring, metal ring and...
Forum: Airheads 10-10-2014, 08:46 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 823
Posted By Beemerguru
\\ +1 Old moonshine builder's method...

\\

+1

Old moonshine builder's method from way back when !

Dry with a smear on the skirts..I use 30wt dino for the first 15 minutes....immediate 3-5K rpm...vary the speed.

Run for about...
Forum: Airheads 10-10-2014, 09:30 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 731
Posted By Beemerguru
Tach dying while riding is also a sign the bean...

Tach dying while riding is also a sign the bean can is starting to fail...when the bike stalls and then restarts...does it backfire?
Forum: Airheads 10-09-2014, 10:03 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 371
Posted By Beemerguru
Both Springs off? You might have to get a...

Both Springs off?

You might have to get a screwdriver and lever the bushing out..if it's been decades since it was serviced, one side of the bushing has carved itself a groove into the stand. Get...
Forum: Airheads 10-09-2014, 09:52 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,122
Posted By Beemerguru
Welcome to the place of airhead wisdom..and...

Welcome to the place of airhead wisdom..and foolishness :rofl:rofl:rofl

And you're in a great place to ride and learn. Notice all the airheads parked all over San Francisco! The local Airheads...
Forum: Airheads 10-06-2014, 09:39 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 272
Posted By Beemerguru
Also available from BMW..someone here does make...

Also available from BMW..someone here does make harnesses.
Forum: Airheads 10-06-2014, 09:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 370
Posted By Beemerguru
Year, original model, and mods will help us know...

Year, original model, and mods will help us know where you are and want to go
Forum: Airheads 10-06-2014, 08:50 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 548
Posted By Beemerguru
What I've been looking for is a unit about 4" in...

What I've been looking for is a unit about 4" in diameter to replace the stock speedo with built in lights for turn, high beam, oil, alternator, nuetral.

Still looking
Forum: Airheads 10-05-2014, 09:55 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 797
Posted By Beemerguru
Timing. I'm putting in an order for 3 new...

Timing.

I'm putting in an order for 3 new starters for projects tomorro...want me to add one for you?
Forum: Airheads 10-05-2014, 09:50 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,963
Posted By Beemerguru
PLease sell the BMW and go back to whatever brand...

PLease sell the BMW and go back to whatever brand you rode before. Foul mouthed hot heads won't get much help here no matter if they're new or not.
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