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Forum: Airheads Yesterday, 07:50 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 599
Posted By knary
Who needs tire lube when a gallon of angry...

Who needs tire lube when a gallon of angry perspiration will do?
Forum: Airheads Yesterday, 07:40 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 793
Posted By knary
Asshole. You live on the wrong side of the...

Asshole. You live on the wrong side of the country. :fitz
Forum: Airheads Yesterday, 07:39 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 793
Posted By knary
This. Ps. Would someone please put my...

This.

Ps. Would someone please put my laundry away?
Forum: Airheads Yesterday, 07:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 238
Posted By knary
Fwiw, it's a spoked wheel, not a snowflake.

Fwiw, it's a spoked wheel, not a snowflake.
Forum: Airheads Yesterday, 06:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 238
Posted By knary
:thumb I'm inclined to use the loctite as it...

:thumb
I'm inclined to use the loctite as it would give me a little more control vs trying to create an interference fit with muscle.

I've been looking and can't find the length of the stock...
Forum: Airheads Yesterday, 03:36 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 238
Posted By knary
/7 rear wheel bearing stack and race issues

A couple years ago when I started on this thing ('77 R100S), I noted that the rear wheel bearing stack appears to use a homemade spacer (43.7mm long) in place of the stock spacer and "wedding band"...
Forum: Airheads 07-23-2014, 09:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 590
Posted By knary
Idiotic question: spark air fuel ...

Idiotic question:

spark
air
fuel
compression

I know, I know. Tedious when someone runs through the list. :lol3

You swapped plug leads, so you know it isn't spark.
Forum: Airheads 07-23-2014, 03:08 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 793
Posted By knary
You can pull it all apart in a very easy day.

You can pull it all apart in a very easy day.
Forum: Airheads 07-23-2014, 09:47 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 793
Posted By knary
As mentioned, take photos of all the wiring and...

As mentioned, take photos of all the wiring and cable routing. Label any wires that aren't obvious. Don't delete those photos. You, Chris, have far more than the skills, dexterity, and muscles...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-22-2014, 07:49 PM
Replies: 8,505
Sticky: PNW Flea Market
Views: 2,133,198
Posted By knary
That's in the ball park. :D

That's in the ball park. :D
Forum: Airheads 07-22-2014, 10:20 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 376
Posted By knary
:thumb I've never understood complaints...

:thumb

I've never understood complaints about brake dive, but then maybe I've never had a bike where it was extreme. Of much greater concern is how the bike handles changes in surface, both from a...
Forum: Airheads 07-21-2014, 10:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 376
Posted By knary
As I fiddle with this cobbled old machine, I'm...

As I fiddle with this cobbled old machine, I'm trying to assess what works well enough and what doesn't. Part of that is identifying these parts, some of which are aftermarket. While I'm inclined to...
Forum: Airheads 07-21-2014, 10:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 376
Posted By knary
I'll take that as "No, I don't know which springs...

I'll take that as "No, I don't know which springs those are." :lol3
Forum: Airheads 07-21-2014, 08:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 376
Posted By knary
This isn't my first rodeo. :lol3 I'm not falling...

This isn't my first rodeo. :lol3 I'm not falling into a pit of .000001mm measurements and mechanical gymnastics. But it isn't set up right at the moment.
Forum: Airheads 07-21-2014, 08:25 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,739
Posted By knary
:thumb

:thumb
Forum: Airheads 07-21-2014, 08:24 PM
Replies: 365
Views: 45,535
Posted By knary
The used needle bearings... didn't get rid of the...

The used needle bearings... didn't get rid of the clatter/knock. But I have a plan.

In the mean time, I've managed to actually ride the thing. The engine is running better and better. It even...
Forum: Airheads 07-21-2014, 08:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 376
Posted By knary
What fork springs do I have?

Edit: never mind.

figured it out


Edit #2: or not

'77 R100S frankenbike without a fairing. The forks are currently too stiff, but I ascribe most of that to too much stiction and a need to...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-21-2014, 09:35 AM
Replies: 8,505
Sticky: PNW Flea Market
Views: 2,133,198
Posted By knary
I think so. They make me nervous. :lol3 ...

I think so. They make me nervous. :lol3
Clapped_r6 thinks he has something at home.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-20-2014, 12:09 PM
Replies: 8,505
Sticky: PNW Flea Market
Views: 2,133,198
Posted By knary
WTB basic and not big tank bag. It's going on an...

WTB basic and not big tank bag. It's going on an old BMW. I want a window for a map/phone, and room for water, a snack or two, and a camera. Not much more. I'm cheap and my needs are modest.
...
Forum: Airheads 07-15-2014, 09:18 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 2,645
Posted By knary
Pretty much.

Pretty much.
Forum: Airheads 07-15-2014, 06:10 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 2,645
Posted By knary
:lol3 I make my living as an artist. Jim...

:lol3

I make my living as an artist. Jim does as well. As do many people. I have only a passing interest in why you're so hung up on that word. Don't mistake that interest for giving a shit.
Forum: Airheads 07-15-2014, 04:59 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 2,645
Posted By knary
You tell us. You seem to know.

You tell us. You seem to know.
Forum: Airheads 07-15-2014, 04:29 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 2,645
Posted By knary
I need to learn more about this standard of who...

I need to learn more about this standard of who is or isn't a "true artist". Is there a quiz I can take? An international licensing agency? A secret handshake? All these years, and this is the first...
Forum: Airheads 07-14-2014, 08:30 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 2,645
Posted By knary
Jim, you're nicer than I am.

Jim, you're nicer than I am.
Forum: Airheads 07-13-2014, 10:50 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 965
Posted By knary
The one thing I don't see much discussed around...

The one thing I don't see much discussed around here is the actual riding of these bikes! Skill goes a long way to making up for little issues like drivetrain slop.

-insert post about racing...
Forum: Airheads 07-13-2014, 06:45 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 965
Posted By knary
As I have a sense of how much replacing or...

As I have a sense of how much replacing or rebuilding these splines might cost, this one will be a clapped out tractor for a while. :lol3
Forum: Airheads 07-13-2014, 05:23 PM
Replies: 208
Views: 14,173
Posted By knary
:lol3 I don't disagree. It's not my fault...

:lol3

I don't disagree. It's not my fault that BMW gave those bikes what is essentially a double fender.
Forum: Airheads 07-13-2014, 02:05 PM
Replies: 208
Views: 14,173
Posted By knary
On any of the BMW's with a seat cowl AND a rear...

On any of the BMW's with a seat cowl AND a rear fender. :lol3
Forum: Airheads 07-13-2014, 12:35 PM
Replies: 208
Views: 14,173
Posted By knary
With the tail light coming out from that seat...

With the tail light coming out from that seat cowl, I can't shake the image of an insect squeezing out a red turd.
Forum: Airheads 07-13-2014, 12:34 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 965
Posted By knary
Fwiw, I have no idea how many miles are on this...

Fwiw, I have no idea how many miles are on this bike.
Forum: Airheads 07-13-2014, 09:56 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 965
Posted By knary
I'm not too worried about it. I thought the...

I'm not too worried about it. I thought the double step was interesting and will, I would think, change how things work together by not allowing the forces to be as distributed as intended.
Forum: Airheads 07-12-2014, 07:42 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 965
Posted By knary
Spline wear and that wheel spacer for those bigger tires

I've got my final drive of my '77 R100 apart to deal with an oil leak (leaking seal + plugged drain hole = dribble dribble). A not surprising wear pattern (note the double step) that is less than...
Forum: Airheads 07-09-2014, 08:26 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 551
Posted By knary
All that, or some of this: ...

All that, or some of this:
http://store.unitedesd.com/v/vspfiles/photos/Blue-Painters-Tape-2.jpg

Tough call.
:lol3
Forum: Airheads 07-09-2014, 08:25 PM
Replies: 853
Views: 300,512
Posted By knary
I needed that. :lol3

I needed that. :lol3
Forum: Airheads 07-09-2014, 11:46 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,557
Posted By knary
It also depends on where you are. Flyover country...

It also depends on where you are. Flyover country bikes are cheaper than bikes on the coasts.
Forum: Airheads 07-08-2014, 06:11 AM
Replies: 853
Views: 300,512
Posted By knary
Nice. :thumb

Nice. :thumb
Forum: Airheads 07-07-2014, 02:07 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 927
Posted By knary
You remove the swing arm first and use it as a...

You remove the swing arm first and use it as a BFH.
Forum: Airheads 07-07-2014, 02:06 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 2,178
Posted By knary
:thumb Thread drift is a beautiful thing. Can...

:thumb
Thread drift is a beautiful thing. Can you imagine how dull other humans would be if each and every conversation had a scope document? :lol3
Forum: Airheads 07-07-2014, 02:03 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 2,178
Posted By knary
Are you all new to forums? :lol3 :lol3 :lol3 ...

Are you all new to forums? :lol3 :lol3 :lol3

If a particular person drives you nuts, just put them on ignore. It's a great vbulletin feature. Why make it a big deal? Unless, of course, you (not...
Forum: Airheads 07-07-2014, 12:16 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 927
Posted By knary
When it comes to tools and damned near everything...

When it comes to tools and damned near everything else, sometimes the love of the Very Best that can get in the way of reason. While we can all agree that the tools in the "wrenching for Barbie" kits...
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