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Forum: Airheads 07-26-2014, 08:58 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,273
Posted By MaineScoot
The old ones were in the last room. It would be...

The old ones were in the last room. It would be fitting to start with this one:
http://i146.photobucket.com/albums/r241/bauerdad/2014%20pics/95ccf4d51b790efe1c19ca2fc4c07111_zps86123884.jpg

Check...
Forum: Airheads 07-26-2014, 08:48 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,273
Posted By MaineScoot
In the next room there was a very cool BMW...

In the next room there was a very cool BMW Isetta, Mary is included for scale:
http://i146.photobucket.com/albums/r241/bauerdad/2014%20pics/01bba13826a962300c8bb8edd8519524_zpsf4d2fab2.jpg


...
Forum: Airheads 07-26-2014, 05:28 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,273
Posted By MaineScoot
Dave Percival's collection

So I've been hearing for years about a guy up north of here that has a big collection of old BMWs. Just a private collection, not a museum. Once a year he opens it up to the public. Today was the...
Forum: Ride reports 06-07-2014, 09:05 PM
Replies: 174
Views: 20,017
Posted By MaineScoot
So the foot was one crash and then there was...

So the foot was one crash and then there was another? Are you ok? You look fine in that group pic from the brewery.
Forum: Ride reports 06-05-2014, 04:21 AM
Replies: 174
Views: 20,017
Posted By MaineScoot
I just saw the standings, in second place by 1...

I just saw the standings, in second place by 1 point! Are the dirt roads behind you now? Or more to come?
Forum: Battle scooters 06-04-2014, 06:28 PM
Replies: 245
Views: 21,622
Posted By MaineScoot
Still no results from day 2. Sounds like they...

Still no results from day 2. Sounds like they took a beating on some dirt roads. :D
Forum: Ride reports 06-04-2014, 06:16 PM
Replies: 174
Views: 20,017
Posted By MaineScoot
So how was day two?

So how was day two?
Forum: Thumpers 06-04-2014, 07:12 AM
Replies: 4,417
Views: 733,168
Posted By MaineScoot
Hey Super Sherpans, my 18 year old nephew just...

Hey Super Sherpans, my 18 year old nephew just got his MC license and is looking for a bike. A friend of mine has a 2000 SS with 1400 miles on it. It looks great - what do you think a fair price...
Forum: Ride reports 06-03-2014, 04:53 PM
Replies: 174
Views: 20,017
Posted By MaineScoot
Off to a good start. How's the weather? How'd the...

Off to a good start. How's the weather? How'd the competition do?
Forum: Battle scooters 06-03-2014, 03:20 PM
Replies: 245
Views: 21,622
Posted By MaineScoot
So how did it go today? Who's got pics from the...

So how did it go today? Who's got pics from the start?
Forum: Ride reports 06-02-2014, 06:51 PM
Replies: 174
Views: 20,017
Posted By MaineScoot
Subscribed, too. That is so cool that you met up...

Subscribed, too. That is so cool that you met up with the Underbones. I've got a blue Symba like theirs. This is such a cool trip, I hope you will be able to keep this thread updated during the run.
Forum: Airheads 05-09-2014, 08:45 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,755
Posted By MaineScoot
Here's an exhaust nut removal vid:...

Here's an exhaust nut removal vid: http://youtu.be/ZRXKC9Yxfug
Forum: Road warriors 05-04-2014, 07:18 AM
Replies: 4,653
Views: 921,129
Posted By MaineScoot
I need to find a new shift lever for my Nighthawk...

I need to find a new shift lever for my Nighthawk 450. My wife dropped it in the parking lot yesterday and it's all bent up. It was a frankenlever, anyway, a bolt welded onto the arm. On ebay all I...
Forum: Equipment 04-30-2014, 07:35 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 5,349
Posted By MaineScoot
Do you guys know about Hyperlight Mountain Gear?...

Do you guys know about Hyperlight Mountain Gear? Their Echo I tarp shelter only weighs 1.4 Lbs. Very pricy, but it's state of the art Cuben Fiber technology.
They've got packs and bags and other...
Forum: Airheads 04-28-2014, 01:46 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,276
Posted By MaineScoot
When my wife saw the latches she said...

When my wife saw the latches she said "Samsonite!"
Forum: Airheads 04-27-2014, 05:23 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,276
Posted By MaineScoot
Do they pop right off the bike, nothing, or just...

Do they pop right off the bike, nothing, or just fly open? I have some Roc Straps I could use.
Forum: Airheads 04-27-2014, 01:18 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,276
Posted By MaineScoot
I installed the sidecases today that I bought...

I installed the sidecases today that I bought from the R65 Forum. Then I took a little ride:
...
Forum: Airheads 04-12-2014, 10:42 AM
Replies: 6,394
Views: 1,280,006
Posted By MaineScoot
I've only ridden this R65 for a couple of hundred...

I've only ridden this R65 for a couple of hundred miles now but I'm just loving every minute:...
Forum: Road warriors 04-04-2014, 05:59 PM
Replies: 353
Views: 25,325
Posted By MaineScoot
Our local dealer just got this in: ...

Our local dealer just got this in:
http://i146.photobucket.com/albums/r241/bauerdad/2014%20pics/d94cffa29b18b454038ae0aab191300e_zpsa4347fb5.jpg


I'll probably check it out this weekend.
Forum: Canada 04-02-2014, 09:28 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,529
Posted By MaineScoot
Do folks know that ferry service from Portland,...

Do folks know that ferry service from Portland, Maine to Yarmouth, NS is starting up again soon? That makes it a lot closer to the whole Northeast of the US. It might be tough getting away on Fourth...
Forum: Airheads 03-29-2014, 08:17 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,276
Posted By MaineScoot
I saw someone on an Airhead on Warren Ave this...

I saw someone on an Airhead on Warren Ave this afternoon but I couldn't really get a good look. Lots of bikes and scooters out today.
Forum: Airheads 03-29-2014, 07:03 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,276
Posted By MaineScoot
I got out for a ride this afternoon. My first...

I got out for a ride this afternoon. My first ever ride on a BMW. Had a fantastic time.
...
Forum: Airheads 03-29-2014, 03:37 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,141
Posted By MaineScoot
What do you think of the new Yamaha SR400? ...

What do you think of the new Yamaha SR400?

http://www.motorcycle-usa.com/649/18055/Motorcycle-Article/2015-Yamaha-SR400-First-Look.aspx
Forum: Airheads 03-28-2014, 10:17 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,276
Posted By MaineScoot
I've run her, Biebs, I just haven't ridden her...

I've run her, Biebs, I just haven't ridden her yet. She runs fine in the garage, I think I'll be able to go for a ride tomorrow. The previous owner bought a new battery two weeks before we made the...
Forum: The Garage 03-28-2014, 06:53 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 4,230
Posted By MaineScoot
Can you use cedar for parts that contact the...

Can you use cedar for parts that contact the ground? That's the bit most at risk.
Forum: Airheads 03-27-2014, 10:16 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,276
Posted By MaineScoot
I still haven't ridden the bike yet but I did get...

I still haven't ridden the bike yet but I did get it registered. And I changed the speedometer boot, hopefully no more water in the gear oil:
...
Forum: The Garage 03-27-2014, 10:12 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,735
Posted By MaineScoot
Thanks, Walter. I'll have time to do that...

Thanks, Walter. I'll have time to do that Saturday.

DH, it burns Natural Gas not Propane so I don't think it's a water issue. Plus the kitchen stove and the Rinnai in the apt over the garage are...
Forum: The Garage 03-26-2014, 07:10 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,735
Posted By MaineScoot
Update: I limped through last winter just turning...

Update: I limped through last winter just turning the water heater on once a week or so to warm up the slab. It would run for 6 or 8 hours then go into failure mode. So in October I called in a pro,...
Forum: Airheads 03-14-2014, 08:21 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,276
Posted By MaineScoot
Crap. Should there be cream of mushroom soup in...

Crap. Should there be cream of mushroom soup in the gearbox? This can't be good, but how bad is it?
...
Forum: The Garage 03-12-2014, 09:42 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,228
Posted By MaineScoot
In New England at least there would be strapping...

In New England at least there would be strapping on that ceiling as well as the lath. So the floor joists will run one way, then the strapping (1"x4" or 1"x3") will be perpendicular to that and then...
Forum: Airheads 03-11-2014, 06:41 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,276
Posted By MaineScoot
Here's a pic from last summer, RD: ...

Here's a pic from last summer, RD:

http://i146.photobucket.com/albums/r241/bauerdad/2013%20pics/aa4c506c809d957d8a38dd9315f05e2d_zps5e7da8c3.jpg

Toque, I'm in.
Forum: Airheads 03-11-2014, 06:53 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,276
Posted By MaineScoot
Thanks, I'm glad I mentioned it. I'm picking up...

Thanks, I'm glad I mentioned it. I'm picking up an oil filter after work.
Forum: Airheads 03-10-2014, 06:19 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,276
Posted By MaineScoot
That 1979 article was great, but I think that...

That 1979 article was great, but I think that link skips the end, it says continued on page 77 but doesn't go any farther. Oh, well. My other bike is an '82 Nighthawk 450 so not too far off.

This...
Forum: Airheads 03-10-2014, 12:02 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,276
Posted By MaineScoot
My '81 R65

I bought this back in January but she just arrived at my house today. I'm new to BMWs, how hard will the transition from Honda be?
...
Forum: Airheads 03-06-2014, 03:11 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,796
Posted By MaineScoot
You can only ride one at a time anyway. Do you...

You can only ride one at a time anyway. Do you have a thread on the R65G/S project?
Forum: Airheads 03-01-2014, 06:26 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,392
Posted By MaineScoot
The bike looks great, LT. It that an '81? My '81...

The bike looks great, LT. It that an '81? My '81 has dual front brakes. Love that ad.
Forum: Battle scooters 02-28-2014, 04:35 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 4,776
Posted By MaineScoot
I'm a cheapskate, too, drty, I hope my post came...

I'm a cheapskate, too, drty, I hope my post came across as teasing a bit.
My wife rides an Aprilia Scarabeo 200 and really likes it. A friend is giving her a Vulcan 500 so we'll see what that needs...
Forum: Battle scooters 02-27-2014, 01:48 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 4,776
Posted By MaineScoot
So you and Jr both have BMW 650s? And you want to...

So you and Jr both have BMW 650s? And you want to cheap out and get her a used scooter? How about you man up and buy her a nice shiny new BMW C650 GT?
...
Forum: Old's Cool 02-24-2014, 04:13 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,433
Posted By MaineScoot
That Hawk looks nice, too. It's amazing how some...

That Hawk looks nice, too. It's amazing how some of these old bikes have held up.
Forum: Old's Cool 02-22-2014, 12:21 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,433
Posted By MaineScoot
I picked up a low mileage '82 Nighthawk 450 last...

I picked up a low mileage '82 Nighthawk 450 last spring for $500. I replaced the 20+ year old tires and the broken clutch lever and rode it for the whole riding season. What a fun bike. I'm sure I...
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