ADVrider

Go Back   ADVrider > Bikes > Old's Cool > Airheads
User Name
Password
Register Inmates Photos Site Rules Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 01-26-2013, 11:47 AM   #16
Mr. B.
Climate Controlled
 
Mr. B.'s Avatar
 
Joined: Jul 2009
Location: In the Pinot Belt
Oddometer: 138
I was happy to find this. Mine has been sagging for a while so I was using the tennis ball trick to limit the travel.
Ordered one yesterday. New life for one of my favorite seats!
Mr. B. is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-30-2013, 02:32 AM   #17
Motomarinero
n00b
 
Joined: Aug 2010
Location: Naples, Italy
Oddometer: 1
. . . . . and the seat?

What about finding the seat? Interwebs aren't yielding much.

thanks
__________________
Excuses are nails in the house of failure.
Motomarinero is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-30-2013, 03:56 AM   #18
CptImagine
NCC-1701-B
 
CptImagine's Avatar
 
Joined: Oct 2010
Location: Pa. thru Mexico
Oddometer: 154
There is one on eBay at this moment.... $60.00 Buy it now . It's been on there a while .
CptImagine is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-30-2013, 09:24 AM   #19
Biebs
BMW Airhead
 
Biebs's Avatar
 
Joined: Mar 2012
Location: Cave Creek AZ
Oddometer: 460
Here is a link to actual seat for sale on ebay:

http://www.ebay.com/itm/Teutonic-Sea...236cd8&vxp=mtr


$192 for the seat.


You can buy the spring mount for $60 see link posted in this thread.

interesting idea for my 1974 R75/6
Biebs is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-30-2013, 02:48 PM   #20
bmwhacker
Still on 3 wheels
 
bmwhacker's Avatar
 
Joined: May 2009
Location: MONTANA NATIVE from NATIVE MONTANA
Oddometer: 4,250
Quote:
Originally Posted by Biebs View Post
Here is a link to actual seat for sale on ebay:

http://www.ebay.com/itm/Teutonic-Sea...236cd8&vxp=mtr


$192 for the seat.


You can buy the spring mount for $60 see link posted in this thread.

interesting idea for my 1974 R75/6
$192.00 - "Reserve not met"
It will be interesting to see how high these go....

I sold my last /5 BMW with the same dual seat set up. Should have kept the darn seats.
__________________
http://555navigator.blogspot.com

Living proof you shouldn't play with matches
ABC# 1992
bmwhacker is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-30-2013, 03:51 PM   #21
Mr. B.
Climate Controlled
 
Mr. B.'s Avatar
 
Joined: Jul 2009
Location: In the Pinot Belt
Oddometer: 138
Expensive

They are getting crazy expensive. I advertised for one a couple of years ago, and received a email from someone that had one but wasnt planning on selling. He wanted me to make an offer. I did some research and found that most were selling in the $350 range. I offered him $300 and never heard back from him. I think maybe he was insulted? Anyway I found another one a few months later for $100. A much better price. And thats what they sold for new in the '70s when I bought my first one.
Mr. B. is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-30-2013, 04:11 PM   #22
bmwhacker
Still on 3 wheels
 
bmwhacker's Avatar
 
Joined: May 2009
Location: MONTANA NATIVE from NATIVE MONTANA
Oddometer: 4,250
Quote:
Originally Posted by Mr. B. View Post
They are getting crazy expensive. I advertised for one a couple of years ago, and received a email from someone that had one but wasnt planning on selling. He wanted me to make an offer. I did some research and found that most were selling in the $350 range. I offered him $300 and never heard back from him. I think maybe he was insulted? Anyway I found another one a few months later for $100. A much better price. And thats what they sold for new in the '70s when I bought my first one.
I paid $100.00 for an EBay one a few years ago with crap upholstery. Paid a $100.00 to get it recovered.
I've tried numerous types of seats and just can't find one as comfortable (to me anyway) as these.
I have two of them on bikes and a spare. Guess I'll hang onto the spare for retirement.(?) lol
__________________
http://555navigator.blogspot.com

Living proof you shouldn't play with matches
ABC# 1992
bmwhacker is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-24-2014, 09:32 AM   #23
Mr. B.
Climate Controlled
 
Mr. B.'s Avatar
 
Joined: Jul 2009
Location: In the Pinot Belt
Oddometer: 138
Great Score!

Just picked up a QSL seat, passenger seat and rear rack with perfect upholstery for $75. I'm a happy camper!
Mr. B. is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-24-2014, 06:40 PM   #24
TomInVt
Big Daddy
 
TomInVt's Avatar
 
Joined: Nov 2009
Location: Green Mts.
Oddometer: 42
Great deal !
TomInVt is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-24-2014, 07:31 PM   #25
Bill Harris
Confirmed Curmudgeon
 
Bill Harris's Avatar
 
Joined: Sep 2008
Location: backwoods Alabama
Oddometer: 7,082
And FWIW, a sproing:

http://www.ebay.com/itm/like/330951167651?lpid=82



--Bill
__________________
'73 R60/5 Toaster
Luddite. Not just a philosophy, a way of life...
Bill Harris is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Share

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

.
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On

Forum Jump


Times are GMT -7.   It's 01:36 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ADVrider 2011-2014