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Forum: Airheads 04-11-2014, 02:54 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 751
Posted By dalla
R2V engine in R51/3 frame

Hi Guys

I have found a R51/3 frame for sale. Now i am toying with the idea of building a low cost bobber. Does any of you guys know if it would be posssible to install a later Airhead engine in...
Forum: Airheads 03-23-2014, 06:39 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 547
Posted By dalla
Who can tell me more about this bike?

Does any of you guys know who built this? Would love to see some more pics.

BR
Dennis...
Forum: Old's Cool 03-15-2014, 10:29 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,007
Posted By dalla
Sorry, somehow one of the pictures were missing. ...

Sorry, somehow one of the pictures were missing.
The seat is a so called Don Vesco Big Butt seat, like Butler & Smith used in the 70'ties.

However it is a /6 bike, the tank is a /7.
Forum: Old's Cool 03-15-2014, 03:25 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,007
Posted By dalla
Bad experience with Glass From the Past.

Hi Guys. Just thought that i would share a bad experience with you guys.
The seller does not seem to be willing to rectify the problem, nor answering my mail.

This is the seat i ordered from...
Forum: Airheads 02-26-2014, 03:19 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,151
Posted By dalla
Question about cutting down the engine on an Airhead?

Hi guys

I am eventually going to be building a hotter engine for my bike. I am starting to collect a few parts and information.
I was wondering one thing though. A lot of airheads are running...
Forum: Airheads 02-09-2014, 07:39 AM
Replies: 1,279
Views: 697,698
Posted By dalla
My hack. 1975 R90/6 ...

My hack. 1975 R90/6

http://i49.photobucket.com/albums/f285/dalla16v/BMW%20R90%20Cafe%20Racer/IMG_5960_zps6c0bdd86.jpg...
Forum: Airheads 01-19-2014, 07:43 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 11,263
Posted By dalla
Exactly. His name is ole. It is now build as a...

Exactly. His name is ole. It is now build as a scrambler I think. That bike is an R100. Mine is an R90. I live in Aarhus.
Forum: Airheads 01-19-2014, 02:36 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 11,263
Posted By dalla
Thanks guys. And Dan you are partially...

Thanks guys.

And Dan you are partially right. That was the guy that I bought the seat and tank from. His brother is building a really wild cafe bike.
I have just bought another seat for mine, so...
Forum: Airheads 01-17-2014, 06:39 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 11,263
Posted By dalla
Hi Guys Very long time since i updated this...

Hi Guys

Very long time since i updated this thread. The bike is now running. But i still have plans for it. So will probably take i apart again sometime in the future. However i thought that i...
Forum: Airheads 11-29-2013, 05:12 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,799
Posted By dalla
Thanks mate. The footpeg plates are no problem....

Thanks mate. The footpeg plates are no problem. They will be cut off anyways. As for the rear hub, maybe you are right, but i was certain that some police bikes came with rear disc spoked wheels? If...
Forum: Airheads 11-29-2013, 04:52 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,799
Posted By dalla
Question Rear disc conversion

Hi Guys

I hope that you can help me. I have a 1975 BMW R90/6 which is converted to a cafe racer.
I have decided that i want to convert i to rear disc brake. I obviously need another rear wheel...
Forum: Airheads 09-15-2013, 02:12 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,199
Posted By dalla
Yeah defenietly not Lester wheels. Lester wheels...

Yeah defenietly not Lester wheels. Lester wheels have different spokes.
Morris wheels also had mount/hub for rear disc brakes, which as far as i know the Lesters did not.

This is a Lester wheel....
Forum: Airheads 09-15-2013, 03:51 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,199
Posted By dalla
Wanted: Morris MAG wheels

Hi guys

I am looking for a set of old Morris MAG wheels.
Like these:
http://moto.euro.home.comcast.net/~moto.euro/mega1RIH.jpg

I would like the front wheel to be 18", but i do not know if...
Forum: Airheads 08-13-2013, 03:09 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 891
Posted By dalla
It says it fits R100's, so i am thinking there...

It says it fits R100's, so i am thinking there might be some differences in the rear subframe?
Forum: Airheads 08-12-2013, 08:08 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 891
Posted By dalla
R90/6 vs. R100 twin shock subframe

Hi Guys

Another question for you.

I am really in love with one of these seats:
http://ritmo.heteml.jp/customfile/archives/images/rocket2-1.jpg

Problem is that they state on the website that...
Forum: Airheads 08-11-2013, 05:18 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,121
Posted By dalla
Thanks a lot mate. Exactly what i was after. I...

Thanks a lot mate. Exactly what i was after. I think that i had figured the starter relay connector out, just waiting for a resostor now. Thanks again.
Forum: Airheads 08-09-2013, 03:44 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,121
Posted By dalla
:thumbup Thanks mate.

:thumbup

Thanks mate.
Forum: Airheads 08-09-2013, 03:32 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,121
Posted By dalla
Motarrad? Can you please explain a little...

Motarrad? Can you please explain a little further?

I was actually fishing for other Cafe Racers who have done this, in order to do it in the easiest and neatest way.
Forum: Airheads 08-09-2013, 01:42 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,121
Posted By dalla
I do have a voltage indicator in my new speedo.

I do have a voltage indicator in my new speedo.
Forum: Airheads 08-09-2013, 12:35 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,121
Posted By dalla
Help, no gen lamp and no charging on my cafe racer.

Hi guys

Hope that you can help me. I have recently finished my Cafe Racer based on a R90/6 from 1975. My problem is that it is not charging.
I have just found out that the GEN lamp circuit is...
Forum: Airheads 07-11-2013, 04:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 891
Posted By dalla
Perfect thanks a lot guys. It helps a lot. But i...

Perfect thanks a lot guys. It helps a lot. But i am still a little confused about the red wire. It is power supply to the coils, but is it ok to take this one to switched power from the ign lock, and...
Forum: Airheads 07-11-2013, 12:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 891
Posted By dalla
Boyer Bransden and Ignition lock question

Hi Guys

Hope that you can help me. My Cafe racer is almost finished, i am just finishing up on the engine electrics. The bike came with a Boyer Bransden unit, but the wirering was a mess. Now i...
Forum: Airheads 11-26-2012, 03:24 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 5,660
Posted By dalla
Wow, that looks very nice. Good effort.:clap

Wow, that looks very nice. Good effort.:clap
Forum: Airheads 11-24-2012, 08:13 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 11,263
Posted By dalla
Nah I think the problem is myself. I have the...

Nah I think the problem is myself. I have the same parts as you. I just need to put some preload on I think. I took the similar parts out of the wheel, so it should be able to go back together. But...
Forum: Airheads 11-24-2012, 08:11 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 11,263
Posted By dalla
You are right, the MK iv hat the rear hatch,...

You are right, the MK iv hat the rear hatch, although no factory records back this up, so it is a bit uncertain. But anyways the hatch on mine is not original, but have been hacked in. It will be...
Forum: Airheads 11-23-2012, 03:54 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 11,263
Posted By dalla
Cheers mate, it is actually an early mk III,...

Cheers mate, it is actually an early mk III, there was no mk II. It is my other project. It is going to be a historic race car.

You can see more here....
Forum: Airheads 11-23-2012, 03:22 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 11,263
Posted By dalla
Cheers mate, that is a great help. One thing...

Cheers mate, that is a great help. One thing though, i don't seem to be able to get the plastic bush over the centre spacer.
Forum: Airheads 11-23-2012, 02:29 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 11,263
Posted By dalla
Thank you so much mate. That is exactly what i...

Thank you so much mate. That is exactly what i was after. One question though. The plastic bush on the right side of the centre spacer, is that pushed over the spacer tube?
Forum: Airheads 11-23-2012, 12:42 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 11,263
Posted By dalla
Sharp eye there. It was only for testing. It has...

Sharp eye there. It was only for testing. It has been switched for a real positive terminal wire, and now only ground is brown. But thanks for the head up.
Forum: Airheads 11-23-2012, 12:40 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 11,263
Posted By dalla
Thanks a lot for the very nice words. It means a...

Thanks a lot for the very nice words. It means a lot.
Forum: Airheads 11-23-2012, 12:39 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 11,263
Posted By dalla
Thanks a lot for the kind words, i was indeed...

Thanks a lot for the kind words, i was indeed using the clymer manual. Snowflakes are a bit different that the earlier wheels which uses removable bearing stacks. If anyone have the Haynes manual. I...
Forum: Airheads 11-22-2012, 01:56 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 11,263
Posted By dalla
Hi guys. Not much progress in my build...

Hi guys.

Not much progress in my build thread lately. So i figured i would try and bring you up to speed.

Last time i just finished mounting my new shocks, and my mate was making my new front...
Forum: Road warriors 10-15-2012, 10:45 AM
Replies: 2,923
Views: 1,153,251
Posted By dalla
http://motorbike-search-engine.co.uk/Custom/bmw-k1...

http://motorbike-search-engine.co.uk/Custom/bmw-k1100-trike.JPG
Forum: Road warriors 10-14-2012, 01:54 PM
Replies: 2,923
Views: 1,153,251
Posted By dalla
One of the better i've seen ...

One of the better i've seen

http://i49.photobucket.com/albums/f285/dalla16v/BMW%20K100/Bild03.jpg
http://i49.photobucket.com/albums/f285/dalla16v/BMW%20K100/Bild02.jpg...
Forum: Airheads 10-10-2012, 12:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 721
Posted By dalla
Hi there An early K100/K75 front fork fits...

Hi there

An early K100/K75 front fork fits straight on an airhead.
With triple trees and every thing.
I believe that both the Showa and Brembo types will work.
You need to pull them up through...
Forum: Airheads 10-09-2012, 11:23 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 11,263
Posted By dalla
White Seat was like that when I got the bike. It...

White Seat was like that when I got the bike. It will be changed.
Forum: Airheads 10-09-2012, 02:38 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 11,263
Posted By dalla
Hi Guys A little update since last time. ...

Hi Guys

A little update since last time.

I have been busy with a lot of smal things.

First of i decided to paint the rear part of the frame. I still need to touch up the front part....
Forum: Airheads 10-06-2012, 04:25 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 780
Posted By dalla
Here you go ...

Here you go
http://jlmeccanica.blogspot.dk/search?updated-max=2011-04-25T19:53:00%2B03:00&max-results=10&reverse-paginate=true
Forum: Airheads 10-06-2012, 04:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 780
Posted By dalla
Thank you for the suggestion, that could be an...

Thank you for the suggestion, that could be an option?

But I have seen this Rob North replica bike, which obviously has bigger discs. Any idea who can do it?
...
Forum: Airheads 10-05-2012, 04:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 780
Posted By dalla
Help me with brake discs for my R90 please

Hi guys

As some of you might already have noticed, iam building a R90 cafe racer.

I am using a K100 fork, with snowflake wheels. I need some brake discs for this setup.
So far I have been...
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