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Forum: Beasts 05-04-2013, 12:26 PM
Replies: 9,290
Views: 3,676,291
Posted By MNrider
A new Wee in Minnesota

Rode it home two weeks ago. Still a wee (get it?) bit of snow on the ground.

http://i1360.photobucket.com/albums/r646/pdelau/V-Stromsmall_zpse2568505.jpg
Forum: Airheads 03-29-2013, 04:50 PM
Replies: 2,590
Views: 575,532
Posted By MNrider
1981 R80G/S for sale

It's time to sell the bike I've owned for 16 years. Pictures and details here:

http://www.flickr.com/photos/delau/sets/72157632505199074/...
Forum: Airheads 03-05-2013, 07:02 AM
Replies: 713
Views: 144,227
Posted By MNrider
WOW - you take better pictures of your engine...

WOW - you take better pictures of your engine parts than some people take of their kids! Looking good - nice to see that the Buell is well cared-for.

Paul Delau
Minnetonka Minnesota
Forum: Airheads 12-19-2012, 07:39 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 6,867
Posted By MNrider
Epco mufflers. ...

Epco mufflers.

http://www.epcostainless.com/index.htm
Forum: Beasts 11-23-2012, 01:25 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 7,571
Posted By MNrider
Thank you everyone for your opinions. Here are...

Thank you everyone for your opinions. Here are the PROs as far as I'm concerned, as compared to my RT:

50 pounds lighter.
6 more HP.
6-speed.
Isn't afraid of the occasional dirt road.
Will...
Forum: Beasts 11-21-2012, 07:45 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 7,571
Posted By MNrider
650 V-Strom cruising speed

Hello - I'm considering going to something lighter than a 95 R100RT BMW. I see that a lot of the Iron Butt Association riders ride a 650 V-Strom. My question is - is that bike happy cruising at 75-80...
Forum: Airheads 09-04-2012, 08:50 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 801
Posted By MNrider
Bob's BMW sells risers.

Bob's BMW sells risers.
Forum: Airheads 06-27-2012, 07:43 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,204
Posted By MNrider
Send John an e-mail. He replys promptly. I had...

Send John an e-mail. He replys promptly. I had a potential problem with the voltage being too high, and we went back-and-forth several times in one day.
Forum: Airheads 06-04-2012, 08:39 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,192
Posted By MNrider
Or, take it to the starter rebuild place on...

Or, take it to the starter rebuild place on University Avenue in St. Paul.
Forum: Airheads 04-10-2012, 06:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 620
Posted By MNrider
HAH! I was born in 1950...

HAH! I was born in 1950...
Forum: Airheads 04-10-2012, 04:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 620
Posted By MNrider
Googlegroups

There is a group at www.googlegroups.com (http://www.googlegroups.com) that is for Minnesota Airheads. Cleverly it is called "Minnesota-Airheads". You could join that and possibly find a lot of help....
Forum: Airheads 04-03-2012, 04:52 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,862
Posted By MNrider
My question is - where did you find the bag...

My question is - where did you find the bag holders?

Paul
Forum: Airheads 03-30-2012, 10:46 AM
Replies: 921
Views: 183,136
Posted By MNrider
That is indeed a 21" tire. It is almost 14 years...

That is indeed a 21" tire. It is almost 14 years old, though, and needs to be replaced.

Paul
Forum: Airheads 03-30-2012, 10:32 AM
Replies: 921
Views: 183,136
Posted By MNrider
Here's one in Minnesota

Third owner, bought 13 years ago from a doctor who moved here from CA. #2082.

http://farm5.staticflickr.com/4108/4972340204_c44440ac08_z.jpg
Forum: Airheads 03-05-2012, 08:36 PM
Replies: 7,161
Views: 1,434,121
Posted By MNrider
Fort Snelling National Cemetary Minnesota

http://bjhannah.net/sitebuildercontent/sitebuilderpictures/P7060070small.jpg
Forum: Airheads 03-03-2012, 09:07 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,553
Posted By MNrider
I did. His response is that he doesn't make...

I did. His response is that he doesn't make anything right now, but plans to do so some time in the future.
Forum: Airheads 03-01-2012, 03:53 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,553
Posted By MNrider
Sorry - I meant the racks that you mount panniers...

Sorry - I meant the racks that you mount panniers to.

Paul
Forum: Airheads 03-01-2012, 01:39 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,553
Posted By MNrider
Panniers for an 81 R80G/S BMW

Does anyone still make panniers for the mono-shock BMWs besides Hepco & Beccker ? There was a time when there were multiple vendors. Now there seems to be only one.

Paul Delau
Minnetonka...
Forum: Face plant 07-28-2011, 06:11 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 18,259
Posted By MNrider
I thought I would update this thread one last...

I thought I would update this thread one last time. Chris' wife and kids are driving from their house in Minnesota to their new house in Indiana this weekend. Chris' other bike, a 2003 Suzuki SV1000,...
Forum: Face plant 06-30-2010, 07:43 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 18,259
Posted By MNrider
I learned just yesterday that the driver was...

I learned just yesterday that the driver was charged with three moving violations, with fines totaling $752.
Forum: Face plant 06-28-2010, 10:20 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 18,259
Posted By MNrider
Actually, 6 feet 6 inches, but I had my boots...

Actually, 6 feet 6 inches, but I had my boots on...

Here's the little guy we were travelling with http://tinyurl.com/2fg8s52
Forum: Face plant 06-26-2010, 01:48 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 18,259
Posted By MNrider
Apparently his username was "cb89".

Apparently his username was "cb89".
Forum: Face plant 06-24-2010, 09:02 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 18,259
Posted By MNrider
I have no idea what his username was. He just...

I have no idea what his username was. He just kept saying over and over that I had to document our ride on ADVrider.
Forum: Face plant 06-24-2010, 03:22 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 18,259
Posted By MNrider
To anyone who knew Chris Brock

Hello - I normally don't post on ADVrider, but I believe Chris did. Chris, myself, and another friend on a KLR60 were on a little adventure tour last weekend. Chris was killed by an oncoming pickup...
Forum: Equipment 12-31-2009, 04:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,589
Posted By MNrider
Thanks for the response. They seem to be a lot...

Thanks for the response. They seem to be a lot cheaper here - http://www.ddmtuning.com/

I've already got 12 ga wire powering the stock headlight directly from the battery via a pair of relays.
Forum: Equipment 12-30-2009, 06:27 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,589
Posted By MNrider
HID - SharpHID

Hi -

I'm new to this forum so please be gentle. What do people think of this company? http://www.sharphid.com/ I'm looking to upgrade the H4 on my 95 BMW R100RT to HID.

Thanks!
Forum: Ride reports 10-26-2008, 09:34 AM
Replies: 1,092
Views: 300,257
Posted By MNrider
Say Dave - 83 MPH? Youch - according to...

Say Dave -

83 MPH? Youch - according to my calculations that's around 400 RPM over redline. Were you coasting, or were you under power at that speed?

Paul in Minnesota
07 Tourist LX
Forum: Ride reports 09-20-2008, 07:10 AM
Replies: 1,092
Views: 300,257
Posted By MNrider
Mr. COB sir - let me be the first one to ask -...

Mr. COB sir - let me be the first one to ask - how many KM did you get out of that pusher tire?

Paul in Minnesota
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