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Forum: Airheads 03-11-2014, 02:23 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 420
Posted By carpetburn
i went from /6 to cowl for appearances[changed to...

i went from /6 to cowl for appearances[changed to /7 tank] and couldnt do more than 50 miles with out being in pain/squirming and getting swamp arse on either seat, sheep skin didnt fix it but an...
Forum: Old's Cool 02-22-2014, 07:43 PM
Replies: 6,762
Views: 3,090,380
Posted By carpetburn
Those tyres say it...

Those tyres say it all:puke1https://scontent-a-ord.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ash3/t31/1655748_10152246431564626_1325208782_o.jpg[/QUOTE]
Forum: Airheads 02-05-2014, 05:34 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 6,458
Posted By carpetburn
Not just for landrovers, the guy selling them...

Not just for landrovers, the guy selling them used his rangerover as ademo vehicle, "HICLONE", he had 6 in the intake and exhaust when i spoke to him last, i made my own one up and installed in the...
Forum: Airheads 01-11-2014, 03:00 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,392
Posted By carpetburn
when i fitted an alloy top it made a huge...

when i fitted an alloy top it made a huge difference, the steel plate had worn slightly oval at the centre so i could see the movement under braking, a good true steel one would have fixed that of...
Forum: Airheads 07-22-2013, 02:04 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 629
Posted By carpetburn
"Permatex blue" and no oring or gasket works well...

"Permatex blue" and no oring or gasket works well for me, i have nikasil barrels on a 75/6
Forum: Airheads 07-17-2013, 09:21 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,055
Posted By carpetburn
michelin pilot actives in the correct size

michelin pilot actives in the correct size
Forum: Airheads 07-16-2013, 01:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 991
Posted By carpetburn
i paid $2000 for a running[if hot wired]75/6...

i paid $2000 for a running[if hot wired]75/6 unregistered neglected complete except for instruments about 7 years ago in Qld and i was very happy with the price. However now the economy in Oz is...
Forum: Airheads 07-08-2013, 04:16 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,498
Posted By carpetburn
an airhawk or similar seat cushion will make a...

an airhawk or similar seat cushion will make a huge difference to comfort and is easily removed, lighter springs in the carbs will make it a lot easier on the right wrist
Forum: Airheads 06-28-2013, 06:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 675
Posted By carpetburn
i put the correct size michelin pilot actives on...

i put the correct size michelin pilot actives on mine and they are great, much much better than the bt45s they replaced
Forum: Airheads 05-20-2013, 09:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 633
Posted By carpetburn
i think mine is small cruiser but not sure, its...

i think mine is small cruiser but not sure, its shaped like a tractor seat, ive had it for about 6 years, its faded and looks like a hemroid cushion but it takes the pain and the swamp arse away,...
Forum: Airheads 05-18-2013, 01:12 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,438
Posted By carpetburn
Im with beemerboff on this, mine is twin pluged...

Im with beemerboff on this, mine is twin pluged 75/6 heads on r100 nikasil barrels, works great
Forum: Airheads 05-17-2013, 03:46 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,238
Posted By carpetburn
michelin pilots in the corect sizes, easy rear...

michelin pilots in the corect sizes, easy rear wheel removal and a great tyre-much much better than the bt45s they replaced on mine
Forum: Airheads 05-15-2013, 12:34 AM
Replies: 397
Views: 36,257
Posted By carpetburn
That guy sells/lists things under numerous names...

That guy sells/lists things under numerous names and they always get withdrawn from sale just befor auction end, many times hes listed his r51 as a chopper then a bobber and always withdrawn near...
Forum: Airheads 04-06-2013, 12:45 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,230
Posted By carpetburn
Thumb when i twin plugged mine i couldnt get it to run...

when i twin plugged mine i couldnt get it to run right with the dyna3[that was great as a single plug] and opted for the boyeur micro digital twin plug which was easy, i use 2 dyna green coils
Forum: Airheads 04-04-2013, 04:16 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 462
Posted By carpetburn
I put 36mm dellortos[turned up at right price!]...

I put 36mm dellortos[turned up at right price!] on my 1000cc r75, mine are rubber mounted like the bings. Well worth the effort and you will never go back.
Forum: Airheads 03-19-2013, 01:25 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,578
Posted By carpetburn
I run pilot activs at 36f &38r, if the pressure...

I run pilot activs at 36f &38r, if the pressure is lower the bike weaves and feels like a pig
Forum: Airheads 03-18-2013, 02:08 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,578
Posted By carpetburn
michelin pilot activs in the correct bmw sizes,...

michelin pilot activs in the correct bmw sizes, great tyres
Forum: Airheads 03-08-2013, 02:39 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,141
Posted By carpetburn
The head gaskets on my 1000cc 75/6 have been...

The head gaskets on my 1000cc 75/6 have been re-used 3 times so far, all good, reason being that i dont have any spares on hand for unplanned weekend jobs. Am planning on replacing with copper...
Forum: Airheads 02-23-2013, 02:58 AM
Replies: 179
Views: 9,622
Posted By carpetburn
This is an interesting thread right up to the...

This is an interesting thread right up to the point you start posting in a language i dont speak/understand! Get fucked-posted in english
Forum: Airheads 02-15-2013, 10:43 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,185
Posted By carpetburn
I run a gel battery in my r75/6, had it over 2...

I run a gel battery in my r75/6, had it over 2 years so far and its great, bought on ebay, model for r1150rt- fits perfect and when it dies i will replace again with the same
Forum: Airheads 01-30-2013, 11:29 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,336
Posted By carpetburn
I had a 71 2002 with ti carbs and leather seats...

I had a 71 2002 with ti carbs and leather seats from the factory for 10 years and got bored with it, it sat under a tree and then in the garage for 2 years befor i basically gave it away, I kind of...
Forum: Airheads 01-28-2013, 03:00 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,916
Posted By carpetburn
Exactly what Chasbmw says above, replaced my...

Exactly what Chasbmw says above, replaced my bt45s with pilot activs-much better:D
Forum: Airheads 01-17-2013, 09:53 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,657
Posted By carpetburn
I picked up one on ebay about a year ago, dont...

I picked up one on ebay about a year ago, dont know what brand it is but it made a huge difference, really tightened up the front end, the old steel top plate was oval in the centre
Forum: Airheads 01-14-2013, 12:56 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,856
Posted By carpetburn
To all those complaining about the OP posting...

To all those complaining about the OP posting here should know a 7 series is not a /7. He has simply asked a question that is not about motorbikes! Turns out quite alot of us here also own or have...
Forum: Airheads 01-06-2013, 01:33 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 805
Posted By carpetburn
correct- i fitted one to my/6

correct- i fitted one to my/6
Forum: Airheads 12-31-2012, 04:25 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,955
Posted By carpetburn
Have you checked your crank case breather? mine...

Have you checked your crank case breather? mine fires into right side of air cleaner and to right carb, if its blowing out oil that would explain the smoke only on the right cylinder
Forum: Airheads 12-23-2012, 09:00 PM
Replies: 1,268
Views: 634,871
Posted By carpetburn
+1 for supershaft

+1 for supershaft
Forum: Airheads 10-31-2012, 01:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 488
Posted By carpetburn
Definately worth the swap

Definately worth the swap
Forum: Airheads 09-22-2012, 07:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,383
Posted By carpetburn
the bike will start better, idle smoother and...

the bike will start better, idle smoother and pull way stronger/cleaner, make sure your charging system is working well. The boyeur is much much better than points with the antiquated crap advance...
Forum: Airheads 09-15-2012, 05:18 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,676
Posted By carpetburn
I wasnt blaming boyeur for failing due to a...

I wasnt blaming boyeur for failing due to a battery dying, just stating how critical good voltage/charging is. I am now using the dual plug curve micro digital boyeur which has been great so far,...
Forum: Airheads 09-14-2012, 10:19 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,676
Posted By carpetburn
When i fitted a boyeur to my r75 it started...

When i fitted a boyeur to my r75 it started easier, idled better and reved cleaner and better[pulled like a schoolboy], after approx 2 years of great service it died along way from home due to a cell...
Forum: Airheads 09-11-2012, 02:18 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,716
Posted By carpetburn
water in your fuel, check filters as mentioned...

water in your fuel, check filters as mentioned and drain tank into a clean white bucket[so you can see water]
Forum: Airheads 08-29-2012, 08:30 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 994
Posted By carpetburn
airhawk for me, money well spent

airhawk for me, money well spent
Forum: Airheads 08-20-2012, 10:16 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,402
Posted By carpetburn
mine have springs that wrap around the frame

mine have springs that wrap around the frame
Forum: Airheads 08-20-2012, 03:32 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 435
Posted By carpetburn
My bike now goes like stink[dellortos replaced...

My bike now goes like stink[dellortos replaced mikuni vm34s], i use the same rubber intakes as was with the bings and throttle cables that came with the mikunis, the bike revs much faster and...
Forum: Airheads 08-19-2012, 02:54 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,399
Posted By carpetburn
also check for water in your fuel

also check for water in your fuel
Forum: Airheads 08-18-2012, 03:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 435
Posted By carpetburn
I fitted apair of them last week to my 1000cc...

I fitted apair of them last week to my 1000cc r75/6, i used silicon stepdown connecters to the elbows 2.5-2.0inch, looks good and goes great
Forum: Airheads 08-05-2012, 02:55 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 591
Posted By carpetburn
Thanks for the info. The carbs were on a Godden...

Thanks for the info. The carbs were on a Godden sidecar racer in the UK is all i know of the history, I will try and track down some parts, can you reccomend anywhere in Brisbane?
Forum: Airheads 08-04-2012, 11:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 591
Posted By carpetburn
Dellorto PHBE36HS

I have a pair of these carbs that were used on a racing godden V twin and i want to fit them to my 1000cc R75, can anybody tell me where to start with jets etc, currently running
Idle jet 65
main...
Forum: Airheads 07-26-2012, 12:14 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 973
Posted By carpetburn
2 new michelin pilot actives cured a similar...

2 new michelin pilot actives cured a similar problem for me, i had tried everything mentioned above to no avail- problem was front bt45
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