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Forum: Airheads 10-16-2014, 10:34 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,677
Posted By east high
You can still get heavy tubes.

You can still get heavy tubes.
Forum: Airheads 10-15-2014, 02:19 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,146
Posted By east high
I just fit my helmet with a Foggy Mask...

I just fit my helmet with a Foggy Mask (http://respro.com/store/product/foggy-mask) and it's awesome for stopping the fog. My problem wasn't so much with the mask, but with my glasses fogging up. It...
Forum: Airheads 10-15-2014, 10:46 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,146
Posted By east high
Baaaack from the dead. Wondering if OP ever...

Baaaack from the dead.

Wondering if OP ever worked this out and which grip heaters he went with.
Forum: Airheads 10-08-2014, 12:13 PM
Replies: 269
Views: 25,624
Posted By east high
Weird. You have a 70 big tank r75/5 - I have a 71...

Weird. You have a 70 big tank r75/5 - I have a 71 big tank r75/5. You own a 69 F100 - I just bought a 71 F100. And we both live in the same area. We could have our own parts swap!

Cosmic, maaan....
Forum: Airheads 09-20-2014, 01:11 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 6,471
Posted By east high
Looking for the new style case breather and...

Looking for the new style case breather and accoutrements.

http://www.maxbmwmotorcycles.com/fiche/NotesParts/11151335756_1_B.jpg
Forum: Airheads 09-18-2014, 10:02 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,631
Posted By east high
Is this a good replacement for older bosch coils...

Is this a good replacement for older bosch coils too? Or, is there something specific about your "new" bikes.
Forum: Airheads 08-15-2014, 07:56 AM
Replies: 2,590
Views: 577,385
Posted By east high
You may want to mention that this brace is for /5.

You may want to mention that this brace is for /5.
Forum: Airheads 08-14-2014, 03:45 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 730
Posted By east high
If the bike is new to you, I'd drop the pan and...

If the bike is new to you, I'd drop the pan and check that it's all good under there. Once that's sorted put a new filter in it and filler her back up.
Forum: Old's Cool 08-11-2014, 06:55 PM
Replies: 649
Views: 181,923
Posted By east high
Hope this isn't 205, but the comment a few posts...

Hope this isn't 205, but the comment a few posts up got to reading about Dave Roper. Seems like it is the same bike.
...
Forum: Airheads 08-07-2014, 08:21 AM
Replies: 2,590
Views: 577,385
Posted By east high
You'll be hard pressed to find any of that stuff...

You'll be hard pressed to find any of that stuff used and cheap, especially the pannier racks and police seat as they will need to be specifically SWB. Used Albert headlight mirrors are hard to find...
Forum: Old's Cool 08-06-2014, 07:52 PM
Replies: 16,125
Views: 9,643,921
Posted By east high
http://media-cache-ec0.pinimg.com/736x/a5/17/62/a5...

http://media-cache-ec0.pinimg.com/736x/a5/17/62/a517623635bf60e4770887fb6502396a.jpg

What is that megaphone thing on the bars?
Forum: Airheads 07-30-2014, 07:45 AM
Replies: 2,590
Views: 577,385
Posted By east high
http://www.bmwhucky.com/0075pictures/007546/465212...

http://www.bmwhucky.com/0075pictures/007546/46521234514.jpg

Looking for a center stand spring. Two would be nice just to have a spare. Any year between 1070-1980.
Forum: Airheads 07-27-2014, 06:28 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,163
Posted By east high
Just a follow up with my progress. I finally had...

Just a follow up with my progress. I finally had some time to install the Osram H4 and CuLayer Matchbox relay. The process was absurdly easy after I stopped psyching myself out. A beautiful thing...
Forum: Old's Cool 07-25-2014, 10:06 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 894
Posted By east high
You are correct.

You are correct.
Forum: Airheads 07-02-2014, 08:31 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,163
Posted By east high
I got one of these relays. It's a Panasonic Nais...

I got one of these relays. It's a Panasonic Nais 20A. I'm thinking now I either need a second relay, or one with five pins... :doh

http://i.imgur.com/UP3yVJr.gif
Forum: Airheads 07-02-2014, 12:51 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,163
Posted By east high
I got my relay ordered (found a different one)....

I got my relay ordered (found a different one). How frustrating is it to wire this thing in given that the switch is mounted inside the bucket? What's a basic wiring diagram?
Forum: Airheads 07-02-2014, 10:05 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,163
Posted By east high
I ordered my Osram H4 yesterday. I'm eyeballing...

I ordered my Osram H4 yesterday. I'm eyeballing that relay, but before I order one does anyone know if the stock switch can handle 60/55W?
Forum: Airheads 06-26-2014, 12:38 PM
Replies: 7,178
Views: 1,440,641
Posted By east high
All part of riding an old bike. Try to think of...

All part of riding an old bike. Try to think of it as character.
Forum: Airheads 06-26-2014, 08:32 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 510
Posted By east high
Are your mirrors Albert or Bumm? I've had Alberts...

Are your mirrors Albert or Bumm? I've had Alberts on my bike for a few years without trouble.
Forum: Airheads 06-25-2014, 09:26 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,411
Posted By east high
Know, too, that the center nut can't take much...

Know, too, that the center nut can't take much torque. The bulk of the tightening on the valve covers is done on the two outer nuts.
Forum: Airheads 06-23-2014, 10:53 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,924
Posted By east high
I've read that a /6 system is an inexpensive...

I've read that a /6 system is an inexpensive upgrade for our bikes. I had my first experience with the poor /5 charging system thanks to stop and go commuter traffic last week. I'm glad my bike has a...
Forum: Airheads 06-23-2014, 09:53 AM
Replies: 7,178
Views: 1,440,641
Posted By east high
Talk about a bucket list ride. :clap

Talk about a bucket list ride. :clap
Forum: Airheads 06-10-2014, 07:45 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 963
Posted By east high
Bill. So if I read that right, a deep oil pan...

Bill. So if I read that right, a deep oil pan will help reduce an overly oily right side on a /5? The right cylinder on my bike is the more troublesome of the two and I've often wondered if it had to...
Forum: Old's Cool 06-09-2014, 11:36 AM
Replies: 1,166
Views: 166,523
Posted By east high
http://images.craigslist.org/00Z0Z_gxuGWjuZyKE_600...

http://images.craigslist.org/00Z0Z_gxuGWjuZyKE_600x450.jpg

1987 BMW K75 - $1100 (Portland)
1987 BMW K75 with 65700 miles. The engine is in fantastic condition, however the speedometer is finicky...
Forum: Airheads 06-08-2014, 09:10 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 521
Posted By east high
Those are just a couple Touratech reps showing...

Those are just a couple Touratech reps showing off their latest RTW gear.
Forum: Old's Cool 06-08-2014, 08:28 AM
Replies: 16,125
Views: 9,643,921
Posted By east high
I think she's the team's duct tape technician.

I think she's the team's duct tape technician.
Forum: Old's Cool 06-06-2014, 12:13 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,471
Posted By east high
Thanks for that. I was wondering what was going...

Thanks for that. I was wondering what was going on myself.
Forum: Airheads 06-06-2014, 10:24 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,163
Posted By east high
The small light is a running light.

The small light is a running light.
Forum: Airheads 06-06-2014, 08:02 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,319
Posted By east high
Sorry, your shop is not nearly dark and moody...

Sorry, your shop is not nearly dark and moody enough to infuse the proper amount of soul into those bikes. However, there are hand tools hanging back there on the wall, so +1.
Forum: Airheads 06-01-2014, 12:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 445
Posted By east high
I think there's a vent behind those plates on the...

I think there's a vent behind those plates on the later models with the plastic covers. I've seen a few threads where people have either blocked them off, or run a breather tube up and out for deep...
Forum: Airheads 05-30-2014, 08:43 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 816
Posted By east high
For $100 I'd send them back for a pair that fits.

For $100 I'd send them back for a pair that fits.
Forum: Old's Cool 05-26-2014, 09:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 867
Posted By east high
I always had a thing for those Lambretta mopeds.

I always had a thing for those Lambretta mopeds.
Forum: Airheads 05-25-2014, 08:36 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 9,980
Posted By east high
Seems oddly specific.

Seems oddly specific.
Forum: Airheads 05-25-2014, 09:18 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,862
Posted By east high
No problems? You should set the sag.

No problems? You should set the sag.
Forum: Airheads 05-25-2014, 09:15 AM
Replies: 7,178
Views: 1,440,641
Posted By east high
More café racers??! When will these kids learn?

More café racers??! When will these kids learn?
Forum: Old's Cool 05-25-2014, 09:10 AM
Replies: 7,406
Views: 3,438,199
Posted By east high
Hooo baby!

Hooo baby!
Forum: Old's Cool 05-24-2014, 12:44 PM
Replies: 1,874
Views: 271,737
Posted By east high
Welcome to Portland. ...

Welcome to Portland.

http://images.craigslist.org/00t0t_6oYqfOXmNt7_600x450.jpg

Honda MB5 Project - $400

No title. Does not run.

Needs: foot pegs, toe shifter, gas tank, chain, brake...
Forum: Airheads 05-21-2014, 07:42 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,370
Posted By east high
You talking about the silver frame with orange...

You talking about the silver frame with orange snowflakes? That subframe is close, but not the same as the one on ebay.
Forum: Airheads 05-20-2014, 04:10 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,836
Posted By east high
You could probably wheelie it three blocks. That...

You could probably wheelie it three blocks. That would remove the front end problem from your commute.
Forum: Airheads 05-20-2014, 03:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,305
Posted By east high
You don't need a torque wrench to set the valves,...

You don't need a torque wrench to set the valves, just some feeler gauges.

Check the oil in the engine, transmission and final drive. Set the valves, set the timing then adjust the carbs. You'll...
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