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Forum: Old's Cool 11-23-2014, 09:19 PM
Replies: 15,931
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Posted By OldAndBusted
Anke-Eve again?

Anke-Eve again?
Forum: Old's Cool 11-20-2014, 08:51 AM
Replies: 15,931
Views: 9,411,733
Posted By OldAndBusted
Yeah, she moved to Agusta after BMW. As a BMW...

Yeah, she moved to Agusta after BMW. As a BMW guy, I'm ok with that.
Forum: Old's Cool 10-29-2014, 07:29 PM
Replies: 15,931
Views: 9,411,733
Posted By OldAndBusted
There is no "why" in custom bikes. The worse it...

There is no "why" in custom bikes. The worse it looks, the worse it rides, the better.
Forum: Old's Cool 09-12-2014, 06:40 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,371
Posted By OldAndBusted
I know the guy riding this one! Sorry he's not...

I know the guy riding this one! Sorry he's not doing better. He deserves some extra points just for trying it on that weird damn thing.
Forum: Old's Cool 05-11-2014, 08:14 AM
Replies: 15,931
Views: 9,411,733
Posted By OldAndBusted
The hell is a sister boy?

The hell is a sister boy?
Forum: Old's Cool 02-26-2014, 08:32 AM
Replies: 15,931
Views: 9,411,733
Posted By OldAndBusted
Muffler looks like a custom thing. The frame...

Muffler looks like a custom thing. The frame looks like a /2 but it's not a /2. The proportions of the curves are off and the rear shock towers are welded to the frame wrong. The rear loop is...
Forum: Racing 12-25-2013, 08:52 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,278
Posted By OldAndBusted
How was the NBCS coverage last year? Any good? ...

How was the NBCS coverage last year? Any good? I've got NBC this year, but if it's as awful as the Fox coverage of MotoGP or CBS coverage of AMA road racing I might not even bother and just steal...
Forum: Old's Cool 05-06-2013, 10:11 PM
Replies: 15,931
Views: 9,411,733
Posted By OldAndBusted
Sadly they're not riding the bike. But hey, it's...

Sadly they're not riding the bike. But hey, it's my bike at least. And they're sisters. And their dad owns a /2 too.
...
Forum: Old's Cool 12-31-2012, 05:15 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 573
Posted By OldAndBusted
Eek Garmin/2

Sup all, haven't posted in a long time, but I thought this might be appreciated. I thought maybe it should go in the Equipment forum or the Airhead forum, but Old's Cool is cooler than Equipment,...
Forum: Old's Cool 04-28-2012, 02:56 AM
Replies: 15,931
Views: 9,411,733
Posted By OldAndBusted
Anka-Eve?

Anka-Eve?
Forum: Old's Cool 04-06-2012, 11:42 PM
Replies: 15,931
Views: 9,411,733
Posted By OldAndBusted
This deserves a little more attention because...

This deserves a little more attention because that's actually her bike, it's not just something they brought in for her to pose on.
Forum: Ride reports 04-01-2012, 11:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 899
Posted By OldAndBusted
Part 2 - Then Arnold Schwarzenegger's...

Part 2 -


Then Arnold Schwarzenegger's state.
https://lh4.googleusercontent.com/-jzOV1SVca68/T25xXhaDAjI/AAAAAAAALtc/pwc25q6CReg/s1024/DSC_4688.JPG...
Forum: Ride reports 04-01-2012, 11:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 899
Posted By OldAndBusted
Cool2 Phoenix-Canada-Phoenix K100RS Mid-March

Just finished a pretty big trip. Had a fantastic time. Went through 9 states and a province. Didn't feel all that ADVenturous to me (no breakdowns, no police, no injuries, no offroading) so I was...
Forum: Old's Cool 01-25-2012, 08:17 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,037
Posted By OldAndBusted
interesting bikes, very cool looking, fairly...

interesting bikes, very cool looking, fairly simple, not japanese level reliability but not too bad, but they are nothing like an airhead BMW. very different riding experience. just FYI.
Forum: Old's Cool 12-09-2011, 07:14 PM
Replies: 15,931
Views: 9,411,733
Posted By OldAndBusted
i'm a little surprised to learn that all it takes...

i'm a little surprised to learn that all it takes to be a badass is to ride on the back of a common cruiser wearing unflattering clothes. but as a bmw owner i guess i'm not an expert on the subject...
Forum: Old's Cool 12-08-2011, 08:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 760
Posted By OldAndBusted
or talk to vech at http://benchmarkworks.com/ ...

or talk to vech at http://benchmarkworks.com/

also take a million pics of what you're working on and post them all here
Forum: Old's Cool 11-28-2011, 08:53 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,264
Posted By OldAndBusted
someone already did, they just never produced it

someone already did, they just never produced it
Forum: Old's Cool 11-28-2011, 08:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,268
Posted By OldAndBusted
my "other" RS did pretty well in your state...

my "other" RS did pretty well in your state recently too!

https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-PbB4TZZuXrA/TtBgPrKkBqI/AAAAAAAAIKo/LE05DoBrUEI/s720/DSC_2461.JPG
Forum: Airheads 11-26-2011, 08:32 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,443
Posted By OldAndBusted
my thoughts actually went first to the electrics....

my thoughts actually went first to the electrics. airheads have notoriously weak charging systems, even in commuting traffic. i guess 1 hour wouldn't be that big a deal though.
Forum: Old's Cool 11-18-2011, 05:48 PM
Replies: 137
Views: 22,601
Posted By OldAndBusted
r50/2. here's the day i brought it home. i...

r50/2. here's the day i brought it home. i didn't know anything about bikes, i just thought it was a beautiful old machine that would be fun to fix.
...
Forum: Old's Cool 11-12-2011, 09:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,895
Posted By OldAndBusted
it's not that annoying, as katy perry songs go.

it's not that annoying, as katy perry songs go.
Forum: Old's Cool 11-08-2011, 06:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,511
Posted By OldAndBusted
covered up the roundel mount holes too? my /2...

covered up the roundel mount holes too? my /2 came with a tank just like that. who does these things, and why?
Forum: Old's Cool 10-28-2011, 07:40 PM
Replies: 15,931
Views: 9,411,733
Posted By OldAndBusted
source? looks to me like it might more...

source?

looks to me like it might more likely be Mabel Normand

http://oldhollywood.tumblr.com/post/270675327/say-anything-you-like-but-dont-say-that-i

and looks like she might be offended to...
Forum: Old's Cool 10-26-2011, 10:00 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,543
Posted By OldAndBusted
pretty sure i've seen those on most 70s hondas...

pretty sure i've seen those on most 70s hondas too, so don't blame the germans for overengineering it
Forum: Ride reports 10-02-2011, 08:22 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,707
Posted By OldAndBusted
beautiful! did you have a specific route...

beautiful!

did you have a specific route planned or anything? how did you find all the great roads?
Forum: Old's Cool 09-25-2011, 06:45 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,547
Posted By OldAndBusted
and vech! http://www.benchmarkworks.com/

and vech! http://www.benchmarkworks.com/
Forum: Old's Cool 09-25-2011, 06:43 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,609
Posted By OldAndBusted
air leaks will also do that

air leaks will also do that
Forum: Old's Cool 09-10-2011, 06:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,901
Posted By OldAndBusted
daaaaaamn, dude. i bumped a little dent in my...

daaaaaamn, dude. i bumped a little dent in my k100rs wheel once. yours has me beat. that's nasty. lloyd's an awesome guy. dave segal once loaned me a /2 transmission. but a whole K bike? nice.
Forum: Old's Cool 08-22-2011, 10:50 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,260
Posted By OldAndBusted
could it be that infamous broken spring?

could it be that infamous broken spring?
Forum: Old's Cool 08-18-2011, 08:51 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,650
Posted By OldAndBusted
what's with that sidecar wheel?

what's with that sidecar wheel?
Forum: Old's Cool 07-22-2011, 07:11 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,448
Posted By OldAndBusted
other things that come to mind are carb sync and...

other things that come to mind are carb sync and air leaks (between carb and head)
Forum: Old's Cool 07-22-2011, 07:08 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,792
Posted By OldAndBusted
believe me, i know what you mean. i work at a...

believe me, i know what you mean. i work at a bike shop where we see a lot of chinese scooters in for service. they are almost universally a clusterfuck. brand new, they don't work. sitting...
Forum: Old's Cool 07-21-2011, 05:46 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,792
Posted By OldAndBusted
You ran that thing for nearly a minute on a...

You ran that thing for nearly a minute on a bench? I was under the impression that would likely destroy any starter. Or was that the point?
Forum: Equipment 07-18-2011, 08:04 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,825
Posted By OldAndBusted
well the battery+charger i was powering it off of...

well the battery+charger i was powering it off of at the time was just over 8v. i assume it wouldn't be that high when the bike is running, but it was so in my tests, and still no go. and would a...
Forum: Equipment 07-17-2011, 07:27 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,825
Posted By OldAndBusted
figured i'd bump this thread cause i got a...

figured i'd bump this thread cause i got a similar project going on that's not working.

trying to power a garmin nuvi from my old 6v bmw using an lm7805 circuit. i found this guide on how to set...
Forum: Old's Cool 07-16-2011, 07:31 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,513
Posted By OldAndBusted
will be there on my /2. if i can get some...

will be there on my /2. if i can get some working forks tomorrow!
Forum: Old's Cool 07-13-2011, 07:09 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 10,906
Posted By OldAndBusted
1984 guzzi v65sp. got it by hitting f5 a lot on...

1984 guzzi v65sp. got it by hitting f5 a lot on craigslist and being quick with a phone.

https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-qMh919ENB1s/TT-oaICj3PI/AAAAAAAAAsk/dzZ3rSy2Bgc/s800/P1000777.jpg
...
Forum: Old's Cool 06-07-2011, 09:28 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,450
Posted By OldAndBusted
it's a lot better if you mute it...

it's a lot better if you mute it...
Forum: Old's Cool 06-06-2011, 01:40 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,460
Posted By OldAndBusted
i love conversations like that, if you subtract...

i love conversations like that, if you subtract 30+ years from the date. last rally i went to, i learned that zundapp had a transmission that used chains internally, instead of direct meshed gears. ...
Forum: Airheads 06-04-2011, 08:39 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,916
Posted By OldAndBusted
i used jb-kwik to fill in a gouge on the gasket...

i used jb-kwik to fill in a gouge on the gasket surface of the head of my /2 5 years ago. still leak-free. don't underestimate that stuff.
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