ADVrider

Go Back   ADVrider > Search Forums
User Name
Password
Register Inmates Photos Site Rules Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Showing results 1 to 40 of 500
Search took 0.03 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: TINK
Forum: Airheads Yesterday, 08:13 PM
Replies: 540
Views: 77,455
Posted By TINK
So Cal Norton Owners Club - Prince of Darkness

Went on the Prince of Darkness ride with the So Cal Norton Owners Club last night.
Ride goes from Hollywood to Bob's Big Boy in Burbank, via Mulholland Drive.
...
Forum: Airheads 07-24-2014, 09:11 PM
Replies: 540
Views: 77,455
Posted By TINK
Your "money pit",BOETJE, looks to be almost a...

Your "money pit",BOETJE, looks to be almost a clone of my PROJECT-S. Nice! I like the black paint with gold pinstripe. I see you have the later forks and front brakes, what year is your bike?
Forum: Airheads 07-24-2014, 03:30 PM
Replies: 540
Views: 77,455
Posted By TINK
Thanks disston, Got them on order. TINK

Thanks disston,
Got them on order.
TINK
Forum: Airheads 07-24-2014, 03:29 PM
Replies: 540
Views: 77,455
Posted By TINK
BOETJE, My bike is a 1979 R100RT with 32/11...

BOETJE,
My bike is a 1979 R100RT with 32/11 differential gearing.
The gauges are original to the bike.
I had wirespokes service the gauges, so I believe they are accurate.
At 70 mph in 5th gear...
Forum: Old's Cool 07-24-2014, 12:13 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,174
Posted By TINK
Center stand bolts have loosened up again so I...

Center stand bolts have loosened up again so I ordered myself a thread repair kit from http://boxermetal.com/
I know the original threads in the frame tabs are bad and I need to fix them, this kit...
Forum: Airheads 07-23-2014, 11:33 PM
Replies: 540
Views: 77,455
Posted By TINK
Carb Sync

Did a quick carb sync today. Idle screws (butterfly plate stops) were off just a tiny bit. At 4,000 rpm the cable adjustment on the right carb needed a slight adjustment. Quick test ride and all felt...
Forum: Airheads 07-19-2014, 11:30 AM
Replies: 6,133
Views: 1,235,079
Posted By TINK
Let's get together and do a Hells Kitchen run one...

Let's get together and do a Hells Kitchen run one day soon, Mike (perhaps I could try out your K bike).
Sounds like a good excuse for an airhead group ride, any other So Cal airhead owners out...
Forum: Airheads 07-10-2014, 01:54 PM
Replies: 540
Views: 77,455
Posted By TINK
43,000 and counting...

Yep, another milestone, 43,000 mile mark. :happay
https://fbcdn-sphotos-h-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-xfp1/t31.0-8/10551439_10203194166312627_5837883447412657391_o.jpg
TINK
Forum: Road warriors 07-09-2014, 09:06 PM
Replies: 4,031
Views: 590,830
Posted By TINK
Well, I guess I'm above average when it comes to...

Well, I guess I'm above average when it comes to putting miles on my bikes.
I rode a baseline of 1,000/month just commuting to/from work.
Put 98K on a 1985 CB700 (miss that bike) and 78K on a 1992...
Forum: Airheads 07-09-2014, 08:29 PM
Replies: 540
Views: 77,455
Posted By TINK
New Front Tire

Went for a ride up the 605 freeway today to test the new front tire. Shimmy is gone :clap. Let's hope it stays that way :hmmmmm.

TINK
Forum: Airheads 07-09-2014, 04:35 AM
Replies: 183
Views: 27,626
Posted By TINK
Project-s

Before/After:
http://www.photosbytink.com/bmw/index_files/image005.jpg http://www.photosbytink.com/bmw/index_files/image007.jpg

Sorry... I know this is an RT thread, but I could not help myself....
Forum: Airheads 07-08-2014, 09:43 PM
Replies: 540
Views: 77,455
Posted By TINK
Front Tire

It's been a while since I've posted an update on PROJECT-S.

She just turned over 43K (5K were my miles) and is running great. Reliable, comfortable, always gets a thumbs up at the local motorcycle...
Forum: Airheads 07-08-2014, 03:32 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 535
Posted By TINK
Sears

I did stop by Irv Seavers on Saturday for the K bike reveal. http://www.photosbytink.com/irvseaverkafe/

While I did not talk with the owner of the SEARS (PUCH) I did take a few shots of the bike....
Forum: Airheads 07-08-2014, 03:12 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 535
Posted By TINK
Rats! How did I miss putting this on my...

Rats! How did I miss putting this on my calender!?
TINK
PROJECT-S http://www.photosbytink.com/project-s/
Forum: Airheads 06-06-2014, 11:09 AM
Replies: 2,667
Views: 464,884
Posted By TINK
FREE R100RT fairing - local pick up So Cal

ON HOLD 2014-06-08. Got someone that's "interested", will wait until they come through before releasing this HOLD order. TINK

I have a complete 1979 R100RT fairing (minus the volt meter and clock)...
Forum: Road warriors 04-24-2014, 09:09 AM
Replies: 4,031
Views: 590,830
Posted By TINK
I too currently ride a DL650 Wee Strom and have...

I too currently ride a DL650 Wee Strom and have lust for the CB1100. I've ridden the CB1100 and it's an amazing bike. Yes, it fits me to a T. I'm 6'2" and (10 lbs too heavy) 205 lbs. The FI is spot...
Forum: Vendors 04-03-2014, 07:50 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 407
Posted By TINK
There's one in every crowd. :rolleyes

There's one in every crowd. :rolleyes
Forum: Vendors 04-02-2014, 09:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 407
Posted By TINK
www.americanmototire.com

Just had to give a plug to the guys at www.americanmototire.com (http://www.americanmototire.com)

Sunday night 3/30 I decided I needed to order a new set of Michelin Pilot Road 3 (PR3) for the...
Forum: Airheads 03-31-2014, 09:16 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,220
Posted By TINK
I went with this gem from...

I went with this gem from http://www.cycleworks.net/.
I liked the compact design and that I can use a standard 1/2" breaker bar.
Just another option.

...
Forum: Airheads 03-28-2014, 10:14 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,936
Posted By TINK
Airheads are old school cool

I too have a BMW Airhead in the garage, a 1979 R100S (converted from an R100RT). It's really old school cool for sure. But I have my eye on a CB1100 DLX. I'm the target demographic (ya, I'm 60, so...
Forum: Airheads 03-28-2014, 12:39 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,936
Posted By TINK
I'm looking to buy a 2014 CB1100 DLX. I've seen...

I'm looking to buy a 2014 CB1100 DLX. I've seen the bike in person and it's AMAZING.
http://powersports.honda.com/Assets/Models/2014_CB1100DLX_2000x1275_CandyRed_42515B.jpg
Forum: Airheads 03-23-2014, 05:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 459
Posted By TINK
Miles of Smiles on PROJECT-S

I was actually late to the Tech Day. But I did get to put a 150 mile morning on PROJECT-S before arriving, so the day was not a complete loss. TINK
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 03-23-2014, 09:24 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 555
Posted By TINK
BORN FREE LOSER MACHINE PARTY at the GARAGE COMPANY

Stopped by the GARAGE COMPANY for a few minutes to check out the BORN FREE LOSER MACHINE PARTY. Slide show here > http://www.photosbytink.com/garageco2014/
...
Forum: Airheads 03-23-2014, 09:18 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 459
Posted By TINK
We got pics...

Slide show here > http://www.photosbytink.com/airheads2014march/

http://www.photosbytink.com/airheads2014march/images/fullsize/02_AirheadHBTechDay_4947+text_900pix.jpg.JPG
TINK
Forum: Airheads 03-21-2014, 08:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 459
Posted By TINK
bump bump... 12 hours until liftoff. See you all...

bump bump... 12 hours until liftoff. See you all in the morning at Tom's place. TINK
Forum: Airheads 03-14-2014, 10:46 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 459
Posted By TINK
Airheads Beemer Club Huntington Beach Tech Day, March 22

Airheads Beemer Club Huntington Beach Tech Day

Saturday, March 22, 2014, 08:00am - 05:00pm

19832 Trident Ln, Huntington Beach.

Lets get ready for Spring. The premier Southern California...
Forum: Airheads 03-01-2014, 07:06 AM
Replies: 6,133
Views: 1,235,079
Posted By TINK
PROJECT-S on Ortega Hwy

Here's a nice long shot of PROJECT-S taken with my Nikon 70-200mm f2.8 lens on my D700 FX body.
This was the annual BSA club ride over Ortega Hwy, complete slide show can be seen here >...
Forum: Airheads 02-25-2014, 03:51 AM
Replies: 540
Views: 77,455
Posted By TINK
Oil Change

Changed the motor oil and filter Saturday. It's been 3,000 mile now since PROJECT-S was completed and roadworthy. Nothing out of the ordinary. Drain plug magnet was clean and oil filter inspection...
Forum: Airheads 02-25-2014, 03:37 AM
Replies: 540
Views: 77,455
Posted By TINK
Parking Lot Shot

Here's a standard parking lot shot of PROJECT-S taken at the start of the BSA Club ride last Saturday.
http://www.photosbytink.com/bsaortega2014/images/fullsize/23_bsa2014ortega_6305_900pix.JPG.JPG...
Forum: Airheads 02-25-2014, 03:34 AM
Replies: 540
Views: 77,455
Posted By TINK
Ortega Hwy

Here's a nice long shot of PROJECT-S taken with my Nikon 70-200mm f2.8 lens on my D700 FX body.
This was the annual BSA club ride over Ortega Hwy, complete slide show can be seen here >...
Forum: Airheads 02-17-2014, 11:36 AM
Replies: 540
Views: 77,455
Posted By TINK
HA, that's ME! Thanks samthg. Always nice for...

HA, that's ME!
Thanks samthg. Always nice for someone to take a photo of the photographer, cheeeeese :D

TINK
photosbytink.com
Forum: Airheads 02-13-2014, 02:54 PM
Replies: 540
Views: 77,455
Posted By TINK
Green Flaming Eyeballs

Nothing new to report for PROJECT-S. Bike is running fine, no issues to date. Just putting miles on her. Almost time for an oil & filter change.

Ran into another ADVrider member at the monthly...
Forum: Airheads 01-09-2014, 10:46 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 531
Posted By TINK
IKON Shocks Rock

FazzBender,

I restored a 1979 R100RT recently and went with a pair of new IKON shocks on the rear. You can read about my shocking :lol3 decision to go with IKON here >...
Forum: Airheads 12-12-2013, 12:25 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,546
Posted By TINK
The Anti Powder Coater

Because I'm a cheap SOB I chose to rattle can my wheels.
I also rattle canned my frame and swing arm.
I may be the minority opinion here, but I don't buy into the powder coat anything and...
Forum: Airheads 12-11-2013, 11:59 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 4,251
Posted By TINK
:lurk Pictures?

:lurk Pictures?
Forum: Day Trippin' 11-28-2013, 05:14 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 398
Posted By TINK
Turkey Dinner at Newcomb's Ranch

Had a great turkey dinner at Newcomb's Ranch today. Zero traffic on Angeles Crest Hwy, the LA Freeways were another story... YUCK!...
Forum: Road warriors 11-23-2013, 02:27 AM
Replies: 4,031
Views: 590,830
Posted By TINK
2014 Red

RED is my color!
https://scontent-b-lax.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-frc3/1461653_760876830596187_1135126809_n.jpg
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 11-02-2013, 04:52 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 420
Posted By TINK
photosbytink.com

Would not miss it!

2012 slide show > http://www.photosbytink.com/hansendam12/

http://www.photosbytink.com/hansendam12/images/image/01_HansenDam2012_097_900pix.JPG
Forum: Beasts 10-29-2013, 07:50 AM
Replies: 9,059
Views: 3,498,315
Posted By TINK
Welcome jbc1200 to the wonderful world of Wee...

Welcome jbc1200 to the wonderful world of Wee Strom ownership.
I've owed a lot of motorcycles over the years but I' d have to say the DL650 is one of the best.
My 2004 is at 39K (bought it used...
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-28-2013, 05:41 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 442
Posted By TINK
OCMOTO.COM Halloween Costume Ride

Slide show from the OCMOTO.COM Halloween Costume Ride > http://www.photosbytink.com/ocmoto2013oct/
http://www.photosbytink.com/ocmoto2013oct/images/image/04_OCMOTO2013Oct_3762_900pix.JPG
TINK
Showing results 1 to 40 of 500

 
Forum Jump

Times are GMT -7.   It's 05:55 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ADVrider 2011-2014