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Loadedagain 10-14-2004 05:14 PM

airhead dirtbikes ???
you have an airhead dirtbike? a converted gs, or ???? lets see some pics. :clap

CrazyIvan 10-15-2004 07:37 AM

It's already been in 'Post your airhead pics" , but here we go...

Hiatt 10-15-2004 02:24 PM


That bike kicks ass! Nice!!

Thanks for the pics.


Loadedagain 10-16-2004 07:03 PM

air head dirtbikes kick ass. that one is no exception :clap

ozadvntr 10-17-2004 01:54 AM


Did you do the work on that fantastic bike? or did you get it like that from HPN or similar?

I want to put a front end like that on mine but I am saving and waiting. I can place a WR426 front end on for under $1000 , may be a bit light though (spring rate etc).


grizz 10-17-2004 11:27 AM

Hi Ivan,

Yep..... you have a grand bike.... I actually have a pic of it next to some water, with the same dirt you have on this thread, as my screensaver... LOVE IT...!!!!
And when the time comes, in the new house, it will be great to build something like it.

CrazyIvan 10-17-2004 12:29 PM


Did you do the work on that fantastic bike? or did you get it like that from HPN or similar?
Build the bike myself, with the exception of some parts.
Rear wheel was spoked by Haan Wheels in the netherlands, and the fork yokes are made by Gletter ( )

When you change the front forks, keep in mind that you should try to "lift" the rear of the bike also, to avoid the "chopper" effect. also keep in mind that by using a longer fork, you put more stress on the frame. ( i reinforced mine )


with the same dirt you have on this thread
Sorry, different dirt, this is Belgium dirt, the other one was a mixture of Frech/Spanish dirt...

CrazyIvan 10-18-2004 10:55 AM

Ok guys, some other examples of great airhead dirtbikes...

classic airhead dirtbike...

Hi tech...

airhead SM...

Looks classic, but still Hi Tech...

Black and nasty...

Really really old school...

And my favorit, a real beauty...

creeper 10-18-2004 11:02 AM

All these pukka dirt Bemmers are absolutely bitchin' :thumb

Loadedagain 10-18-2004 08:48 PM


Originally Posted by CrazyIvan

that's what i'm talking about :clap

ozadvntr 10-18-2004 09:08 PM

These are Great. Have any motard versions of airheads?


cat 10-19-2004 09:14 AM


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Reminds me, I must look at the Q-Tech site again. Some good stuff.

Seems like many european G/S and non-GS off-road conversions with monolever. Maybe a cheaper alternative to replacing the old paralever with a new paralever.

That bumblebee has what I want -- a normal headlight and speedo and rev counter. I've got the 7" headlight shell, ordered a Cibie H4 lens/reflector, but I wish I could find a small speedo like that, the same size as the small BMW rev counter. I'll probably have to use a cycle speedo but there's the problem of backlighting so you can see it at night.

That last bike has an interesting exhaust. That sure gets it out of the way and solves a few problems. But it's got some sort of custom airbox to make it possible. Getting a good Y-piece is almost impossible, I'm even thinking of having 2 exhausts.

Laurie 10-20-2004 11:35 PM

New Aussie Airhead
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This should be great soon.
Noosa Australia

Laurie 10-20-2004 11:36 PM

Damm,cant work out how to paste photo.How do you get the url??

Carlos M 10-21-2004 01:51 AM


Originally Posted by Laurie
How do you get the url??

Is it already somewhere in the www? If so, right click on top of the pick and choose Properties. Then copy the Adress(URL).

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