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Forum: Australia 05-29-2012, 12:50 AM
Replies: 14,064
Views: 1,016,782
Posted By face scrape 2001
pub night

Yep Pete, I'd recognise you.
But the last time I went for an arranged night at the Avoca, nobody else turned up, (about a year ago).
Now I've just looked, and found that there were two pub nights...
Forum: Australia 02-06-2012, 04:42 PM
Replies: 344
Views: 34,100
Posted By face scrape 2001
This coming weekend is the Karuah River Rally,...

This coming weekend is the Karuah River Rally, 10-11-12th February 2012,:clap :ricky
will the Pudding be there?
Forum: Face plant 10-28-2011, 01:52 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,104
Posted By face scrape 2001
Reply to Thread: GSA 1, Jeep Liberty 0

G'day, I've been riding for a little while now, one thing I've learned is:- if they see you, they'll respect you, maybe.
To this end I've added a pair of Bosch horns off a 1960's/70's Mercedes,...
Forum: Airheads 10-27-2011, 11:35 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 7,261
Posted By face scrape 2001
end float in rocker arm shafts

G'day, I've been riding an R100 now for 29 years, :ricky (done about 600,000 ks ( :p3rry x3)), and have adjusted the end float out to zero in the first or second year,
what happened then is that...
Forum: Australia 07-16-2011, 09:25 PM
Replies: 14,064
Views: 1,016,782
Posted By face scrape 2001
At Tea Tree Gully Hotel, some clean motorcycles,...

At Tea Tree Gully Hotel, some clean motorcycles, at about 9a.m., 16 "bikes" were there,
and as I was going back down the hill after seeing them off,
two more came up North East Rd.
The...
Forum: Australia 02-27-2011, 07:12 PM
Replies: 14,064
Views: 1,016,782
Posted By face scrape 2001
dinner and drinks at the Avoca

I shoulda checked this thread:deal
before I went to the Avoca, but I had a nice dinner:D and a coupla beers. :slurp

Then I shoulda checked this thread before Sunday!!:doh

bugga.
Forum: Thumpers 12-08-2010, 06:08 PM
Replies: 267
Views: 66,747
Posted By face scrape 2001
what NHTSA had to say

:huh
Report Date : December 8, 2010 at 08:04 PM
NHTSA Action Number : PE09026




N/A
NHTSA Action Number : PE09026 NHTSA Recall Campaign Number : N/A
Make / Models : ...
Forum: Ride reports 04-11-2010, 08:14 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,113
Posted By face scrape 2001
good ride report

I might even get to Clayton Springs after the 2010 Off Centre Rally, right weather for it then.
Forum: Ride reports 04-11-2010, 08:05 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,171
Posted By face scrape 2001
round trip

that's a great road trip report, lot's of pics, light on the words, but informative nonetheless.
Forum: Australia 06-18-2009, 09:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,527
Posted By face scrape 2001
A good time of the year, a little bit slippery...

A good time of the year, a little bit slippery I've heard, so wear some knobblies!
Forum: Australia 06-15-2009, 08:40 AM
Replies: 146
Views: 21,078
Posted By face scrape 2001
past tense

I'm spun, or I came in! But you refer to the greatest motorcycle in the past tense, isn't yours still going great? 1981, 150,000 ks on it? Just run in, and just about every other one made at the time...
Forum: Australia 06-15-2009, 03:04 AM
Replies: 146
Views: 21,078
Posted By face scrape 2001
Pudding Story

Custody Pudding
Pudding Biography episode by Brian Kowalik, BMW 1982 R100 Outback Kit, 514,685 k as at August 2008 currently at June 2009 a member of BMWOCSA, BMWMCCWA, BMWMCQld, BSAOCSA, Albany...
Forum: Australia 05-27-2009, 08:52 PM
Replies: 14,064
Views: 1,016,782
Posted By face scrape 2001
Flinders ride

great writeup, plus lotsa good pics, excellent job there MasterBrewer, I hope to be along to the next Flinders ride III.

When's the next Avoca visit?
Forum: Australia 04-23-2009, 04:35 AM
Replies: 14,064
Views: 1,016,782
Posted By face scrape 2001
beer here

page 38, post 752:-

welll, whatdya folks reckon then?
Forum: Ride reports 11-08-2008, 08:40 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,189
Posted By face scrape 2001
Cairns to Ravenshoe, what a great ride

The last time I did that ride was , , ,for the bmw Safari, 1996! , 12 years ago, but so enjoyable, I remember it like it was yesterday, or last week!
keep the shiny side up!
Forum: Thumpers 10-11-2008, 11:53 PM
Replies: 267
Views: 66,747
Posted By face scrape 2001
F650 forks

Although there is a difference to the outside appearance, I don't see that there is much diff. at all where it counts, ie where the wheel holding part comes into the tubular part. F'instance, the...
Forum: Airheads 09-30-2008, 07:12 PM
Replies: 1,016
Views: 374,799
Posted By face scrape 2001
oil filter cap stripped

On an R100 that I have, the top front bolt of the oil filter cap into the engine has stripped, (an apprentice did it in the first service in 1982 :eek1 ), are there any repairs that can be made...
Forum: Ride reports 09-05-2008, 10:18 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 20,328
Posted By face scrape 2001
Nice report Chris

This report is great Chris, I'll add it to some more, linked through the above menu/calendar/August9th/10th/2008 .
Forum: Ride reports 09-04-2008, 02:48 AM
Replies: 142
Views: 33,235
Posted By face scrape 2001
Thanks Greg

that's a good report about the OCR 2008, I've put its threadline plus a couple more onto a calendar page, the menu line at top of page, "calendar", see August 2008, OCR 9-10/08/2008...
Forum: Australia 09-02-2008, 07:48 AM
Replies: 14,064
Views: 1,016,782
Posted By face scrape 2001
not me

I know I missed out on drinks at the Avoca, but have we progressed yet to making it the 3rd/5th/1st thursday of the month yet? Come on, gotta go bench racing!


Not me, even though there is plenty...
Forum: Ride reports 08-28-2008, 06:38 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,930
Posted By face scrape 2001
cardrivers

'kin bitch, I'm glad you bashed her car up, but why with your body!?




I'm looking forward to that Pete.
Forum: Australia 08-28-2008, 05:58 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,491
Posted By face scrape 2001
what he said

yep, I got back from the OCR, but also in worse condition than I went in! An intensley injury prone population I'd say!

Some other links to the OCR,:- ...
Forum: Australia 08-18-2008, 10:47 AM
Replies: 344
Views: 34,100
Posted By face scrape 2001
hang on guys

Isn't the Pudding going to go to the Thrashers Terrifying Trek? that's at the last weekend of August as I understand.:deal
Forum: Australia 08-17-2008, 09:30 PM
Replies: 344
Views: 34,100
Posted By face scrape 2001
Pudding handed on

Bernie passed the Pudding on to me at Port Augusta on sunday 3rd August, and I showed it to various people along the way up to Alice Springs, where monday 4/8/2008 evening I gave it to Paves....
Forum: Australia 07-31-2008, 07:18 PM
Replies: 14,064
Views: 1,016,782
Posted By face scrape 2001
off road to OCR

G'day fella's
if you're organising a ride or drink in the next coupla weeks, I won't be attending , coz I'm going to the Off Centre Rally at Lorrela Springs. I talked to Peter at the Avoca at last...
Forum: Australia 07-27-2008, 05:58 AM
Replies: 344
Views: 34,100
Posted By face scrape 2001
Good idea Dave, not a good idea to subject a...

Good idea Dave, not a good idea to subject a family member to that sort of hardship eh! Seeya there.


Andrew, you can have a chat with Bernie, but I won't be at the Border Run this year:(: , coz...
Forum: Australia 07-22-2008, 09:12 AM
Replies: 344
Views: 34,100
Posted By face scrape 2001
Thumb pudding transport

G'day all, I've been "pm'ing" :deal Paves, Eaglebeak, Chicky, chris Mcardle and DP (Bernie) Shailer about meeting them at various places, and swapping possession of the Pudding.:thumb
The Pudding...
Forum: Old's Cool 07-22-2008, 08:03 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,744
Posted By face scrape 2001
valve clearances

post 1 of this thread

post 12 of this thread

On my 1982 R100 it's 0.004" inlet and 0.006" exhaust, it varies by model eh!

and you're running 'em loooose!

oh yair, and the end float...
Forum: Old's Cool 07-19-2008, 08:46 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,794
Posted By face scrape 2001
mint condition R75/5

As described above, it is not mint, but I did pass thread details to a mate of mine who has one of these in very nice condition, and the important thing, more money for beemer m/c's, than me!
Forum: Australia 07-08-2008, 08:51 PM
Replies: 14,064
Views: 1,016,782
Posted By face scrape 2001
new rider coming onto forum

Welcome to Dave W, an F650 rider from Adelaide's west,
hope you can find what you need here.:dunno
Brian. :ricky
Forum: Australia 04-24-2008, 12:41 AM
Replies: 14,064
Views: 1,016,782
Posted By face scrape 2001
short notice, I'll say!

Ok, on tenth April I was on my way back from an Adelaide / Brisbane halfway run, (see calendar in top line and find 2-6thApril entry) , report coming soon,
aah, but when can I next get out for a...
Forum: Old's Cool 03-23-2008, 08:45 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,592
Posted By face scrape 2001
L = left!

yep, those letters do mean what they imply. When I bought my R100 new in '82, the letters were on the top, I turned them the other way round with no ill effects. If you put them on the wrong sides,...
Forum: Ride reports 03-04-2008, 08:05 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,538
Posted By face scrape 2001
yewhh, sand, blechh!

referring to post 12 of this thread

such a nice sandy 'road'
Forum: Australia 03-04-2008, 07:02 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 8,482
Posted By face scrape 2001
Mick Fagan's rant

I second that Chris, well spoken Mick!
Sounds so good I might become a member just so I can get that 40 page wonder!
Forum: Australia 03-04-2008, 06:39 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 8,482
Posted By face scrape 2001
clubs beholden to BMW AG

some clubs are staying about the same or shrinking, because of the "latte set" mentioned in Marc Crichton's post , perhaps, or younger people not buying bmw's or if they do, just not joining.
For...
Forum: Australia 03-04-2008, 06:12 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 8,482
Posted By face scrape 2001
even non marque clubs have wankers

I'm a member of the bmwOCSA, and maybe the cross pollinators :rofl from our club who go to the Ulysses think I'm a wanker, coz they tell me that the Adelaide bunch of Ulysses are too slow, born...
Forum: Australia 03-04-2008, 05:57 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 8,482
Posted By face scrape 2001
wave to everyone, shout hello happily!

Over in Perth, there is a big cafe scene with all sorts of motorcyclists, most weekend nights, lots of clubs united by the MRAWA affiliations, and some of 'em drink at pubs elle swear, and some...
Forum: Ride reports 02-14-2008, 09:01 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,104
Posted By face scrape 2001
Tumut to Canberra

Or a Friday, in particular friday April 4th 2008. Coz I'll be bringing some riders through from Brungle to Tumut to Canberra. Although I've been this way before, I did get lost twice.
So, there is...
Forum: Australia 10-26-2007, 12:39 AM
Replies: 146
Views: 21,078
Posted By face scrape 2001
pudding's progress

this week (25/10/2007) I read that the pud' is now in Victoria with Chris Mcardle and going to the Dargo High Plains for Sally's Dust Up on the 15th November. Then apparently McGargle is is going to...
Forum: Australia 10-25-2007, 10:54 PM
Replies: 190
Views: 8,118
Posted By face scrape 2001
check PM's

I'll check my PM's after the election, :rofl , but yes!
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