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Forum: Airheads Yesterday, 01:31 PM
Replies: 146
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Posted By Beam(st)er
Got a subframe! :wings:wings:wings Thank you...

Got a subframe! :wings:wings:wings Thank you KLEINE!

https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/-oLfyltt0CYU/U_zqvPO7RYI/AAAAAAAAA2E/QZWt_MKpX4s/w587-h783-no/IMG_5441.JPG

Still a long way to go but it...
Forum: Airheads Yesterday, 01:02 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 10,288
Posted By Beam(st)er
After I mounted the gearbox I could mount all the...

After I mounted the gearbox I could mount all the parts that are attached to it, like the airbox.
The air filter I chose is a DNA filter, they are similar to K&N filters and also need to be...
Forum: Airheads Yesterday, 12:19 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 10,288
Posted By Beam(st)er
:thumb

:thumb
Forum: Airheads 08-25-2014, 02:07 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 10,288
Posted By Beam(st)er
In a rush…? I could pick it up tomorrow… :D

In a rush…? I could pick it up tomorrow… :D
Forum: Airheads 08-25-2014, 01:50 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 10,288
Posted By Beam(st)er
Hi Kleine, Your bike looks great at Oerol's...

Hi Kleine, Your bike looks great at Oerol's paradise :clap

I'm still in desperate need of a sub frame so I'll PM you. Thanks!
Forum: Airheads 08-25-2014, 01:36 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 10,288
Posted By Beam(st)er
Today I mounted the gearbox. I only changed the...

Today I mounted the gearbox. I only changed the kick starter shaft seal because it was leaking when I bought the bike.
I am going to change all the seals and bearings later but first I will ride...
Forum: Airheads 08-25-2014, 01:07 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 10,288
Posted By Beam(st)er
I practiced installing those clips on this one...

I practiced installing those clips on this one (when I was 16 :lol3)

https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-3GIB_VfMEOA/U_uTS-fKf0I/AAAAAAAAA1k/bieISf0UbRk/w735-h570-no/Kreidler_1997.jpg
Forum: Airheads 08-25-2014, 12:00 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 10,288
Posted By Beam(st)er
I've seen your build thread, looks great so far!...

I've seen your build thread, looks great so far! :thumb
I'm not sure about the exhaust yet, still looking for a affordable muffler and when I find one I will try to make a custom collector.
Forum: Airheads 08-25-2014, 12:38 AM
Replies: 146
Views: 10,288
Posted By Beam(st)er
I heard those circlips can be a bitch but I think...

I heard those circlips can be a bitch but I think it just needs a woman's touch… :lol3

https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-S4-MMgSadbE/U_pEdvzPctI/AAAAAAAAAw4/bn89VRM2cik/w998-h749-no/IMG_5338.jpg...
Forum: Airheads 08-25-2014, 12:09 AM
Replies: 146
Views: 10,288
Posted By Beam(st)er
Because the original ones fit SOOO much better...

Because the original ones fit SOOO much better stain the stainless ones, or that's what I've been told…
If the metal ones on my other bikes can last 30 years I'm not too worried.



Prutser...
Forum: Airheads 08-24-2014, 01:30 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 10,288
Posted By Beam(st)er
When I changed the timing chain I had already put...

When I changed the timing chain I had already put in new conrod bearing shells.

https://lh4.googleusercontent.com/1dCQdfD2g9BWdIbQdq6x26Da_STo7GXZ6vCxTFggpxg=w998-h749-no

Yesterday I received...
Forum: Airheads 08-24-2014, 11:49 AM
Replies: 146
Views: 10,288
Posted By Beam(st)er
They are not roles of tape :rofl At the moment...

They are not roles of tape :rofl
At the moment they are 80mm, which will probably be a bit too high but with the mounted stabilizer it doesn't look that high anymore.
...
Forum: Airheads 08-24-2014, 11:33 AM
Replies: 146
Views: 10,288
Posted By Beam(st)er
Real time… :D The things I've done so...

Real time… :D



The things I've done so far were not that difficult.
I think things like a custom exhaust, luggage rack, bash plate, high air intake and re-designing the dash will be much more...
Forum: Airheads 08-23-2014, 03:17 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 10,288
Posted By Beam(st)er
After I mounted the front wheel I couldn't wait...

After I mounted the front wheel I couldn't wait to mount the foot pegs.

https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/-dnU0nd6CRqA/U_kOBOdAuxI/AAAAAAAAAuo/S9t082uGit4/w998-h749-no/IMG_5285.JPG

The lowered...
Forum: Airheads 08-23-2014, 02:50 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 10,288
Posted By Beam(st)er
:clap Picked up the stuff from the powder coater...

:clap Picked up the stuff from the powder coater this morning :clap

https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/ka5tSIBHUYYA3B6NHumA6D0ocvq3BJDynU19AXjzEhw=w998-h749-no

Pulled out all the plugs and...
Forum: Airheads 08-23-2014, 02:03 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 10,288
Posted By Beam(st)er
I don't know all those details but on my bike we...

I don't know all those details but on my bike we modified the frame so there's more room for the U-joints boot. This way you can use a longer shock.
The maximum height of the rear determines what...
Forum: Airheads 08-23-2014, 09:59 AM
Replies: 146
Views: 10,288
Posted By Beam(st)er
I'm not sure how far they will be moved up but I...

I'm not sure how far they will be moved up but I guess it will be between 20 and 25mm. They use a special clamp to hold the slider in the vise.
Sometimes the bar they put through the axle clamp...
Forum: Airheads 08-21-2014, 12:54 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 10,288
Posted By Beam(st)er
More jewelry

Found a second hand stabilizer for a decent price.

https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/-r4vmqldkni0/U_ZNQ-v-_1I/AAAAAAAAAqY/8GzwfC3Gfls/w587-h783-no/IMG_0801.jpg
Forum: Airheads 08-21-2014, 12:48 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 10,288
Posted By Beam(st)er
Slow progress…

I'm waiting for parts to come back from the powder coater, so not much building going on.

This is the wheel spacer I made for my KTM front wheel.
...
Forum: Airheads 08-17-2014, 02:31 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 10,288
Posted By Beam(st)er
Mongolia... ...

Mongolia...

http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=834987&page=151
Forum: Airheads 08-17-2014, 01:00 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 10,288
Posted By Beam(st)er
What I did this weekend

I sold my G650 X Country this weekend, so now I really need to finish the G/S

https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/-LlZSJjH7bLE/U_EECb-YXGI/AAAAAAAAAl8/HEl2Oji1rcA/w1044-h783-no/P1030567.JPG

Also...
Forum: Airheads 08-17-2014, 12:27 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 10,288
Posted By Beam(st)er
I've been riding a few bikes on which I noticed...

I've been riding a few bikes on which I noticed the feeling you just described.
When I asked Prutser about it he told me that most bikes I had been riding had a master cilinder that was too big for...
Forum: Airheads 08-17-2014, 11:44 AM
Replies: 146
Views: 10,288
Posted By Beam(st)er
You're right, I'm going to use the stock length...

You're right, I'm going to use the stock length swingarm and I'm going to shorten the fork till it matches the rear.
Forum: Airheads 08-15-2014, 02:18 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 10,288
Posted By Beam(st)er
Didn't have that much time to work on the bike...

Didn't have that much time to work on the bike today. Only have been working on some wheel spacers.
...
Forum: Airheads 08-14-2014, 02:11 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 10,288
Posted By Beam(st)er
Some of the after market improvements I wanted...

Some of the after market improvements I wanted came in today :happay

https://lh4.googleusercontent.com/-738eR0MgGYw/U-0VgaLb_SI/AAAAAAAAAik/Wb2Cw66Z58s/w1103-h549-no/IMG_5208kopie.jpg

...
Forum: Airheads 08-14-2014, 02:06 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 10,288
Posted By Beam(st)er
This is what it looked like when I took off the...

This is what it looked like when I took off the clutch carrier.

https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/mR35KiMIu9uwgyXsBSstR11KceIIqKvB4-BoQgtMF_A=w1044-h783-no

To be on the save side I changed the...
Forum: Airheads 08-13-2014, 02:59 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 10,288
Posted By Beam(st)er
I've never been to one of those rallies so it...

I've never been to one of those rallies so it wasn't me…
Forum: Airheads 08-13-2014, 02:40 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 10,288
Posted By Beam(st)er
The previous owner has been cleaning the spring...

The previous owner has been cleaning the spring but a bit to hard and only on one place. They used a 130 :fpalm
...
Forum: Airheads 08-13-2014, 02:17 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 10,288
Posted By Beam(st)er
You're right Phil, everything was worn but the...

You're right Phil, everything was worn but the heads are already overhauled and are being ported at the moment.
c1skout noticed a Siebenrock box on one of the pictures. I have a replacement kit...
Forum: Airheads 08-13-2014, 01:49 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 10,288
Posted By Beam(st)er
Only an ugly brother but he's married… :lol3 ...

Only an ugly brother but he's married… :lol3



:D
Forum: Airheads 08-12-2014, 01:28 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 10,288
Posted By Beam(st)er
Lowered foot pegs

While I was working on my engine I could hear an angle grinder and before I new it parts of my frame were missing. :eek1
...
Forum: Airheads 08-12-2014, 12:12 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 10,288
Posted By Beam(st)er
Things you can do on a sunday afternoon…

Before cleaning.

https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/-SwMnplzh3TU/U-aMi_iMYwI/AAAAAAAAAd8/cWKVfGXwWCk/w1009-h783-no/P8071415.JPG

After the cleaning session. :clap
...
Forum: Airheads 08-12-2014, 11:56 AM
Replies: 146
Views: 10,288
Posted By Beam(st)er
I won't forget, I'll register the bike when it's...

I won't forget, I'll register the bike when it's done.
I will take the risk without the bracing because I'm not going to make it higher than stock.



The boxes are made by Engels...
Forum: Airheads 08-11-2014, 02:14 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 10,288
Posted By Beam(st)er
On the sort of trips I would like to make...

On the sort of trips I would like to make (Mongolia, Russia) with this bike, I don't like to run into trouble because of things like this.
On both sides they used 800 head gaskets… but the bike has...
Forum: Airheads 08-11-2014, 01:37 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 10,288
Posted By Beam(st)er
After one week…

I own the bike for a little more than one week now and this is what I've done the day after I bought it…
...
Forum: Airheads 08-11-2014, 01:17 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 10,288
Posted By Beam(st)er
I'm going to replace the rear rim for an Excel...

I'm going to replace the rear rim for an Excel 2.50"18 laced to the stock hub.
I've just sent the hub to Haan Wheels and they'll take care of the rest.
Sorry I don't have a link.
Forum: Airheads 08-11-2014, 01:07 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 10,288
Posted By Beam(st)er
Thanks for the advice Mark. I always check the...

Thanks for the advice Mark.
I always check the dealer prices first because I prefer original parts.
Some parts I try to find second hand, like the rear frame.
I found two on eBay but...
Forum: Airheads 08-11-2014, 12:43 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 10,288
Posted By Beam(st)er
It might look ok on the pictures but if you would...

It might look ok on the pictures but if you would see it up close it looks like a mess.
I think the fender is too long compared to the length of the swingarm.
If I would leave this muffler on it...
Forum: Airheads 08-10-2014, 02:00 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 10,288
Posted By Beam(st)er
Will she succeed…

Hi all,
For offroad traveling I've been using a G650X Country for a few years now.
Although there's nothing wrong with that bike and it's probably the best bike for the sort of trips I like to do,...
Forum: Airheads 08-07-2014, 03:58 PM
Replies: 861
Views: 173,197
Posted By Beam(st)er
Thanks Jenna! I never listen to him, that's why I...

Thanks Jenna! I never listen to him, that's why I had so many different bikes last few years :rofl
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