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Forum: Airheads 04-18-2014, 05:35 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 10,771
Posted By ML WYDELL
Not running bad, just put on some fuel line. Hard...

Not running bad, just put on some fuel line. Hard to get the correct stuff but it works. Picked up some fuel filters, not bad actually. 2 bucks a piece. Turn indicators won't work but I'm sure I can...
Forum: Vendors 04-16-2014, 04:13 PM
Replies: 587
Views: 54,475
Posted By ML WYDELL
Any pricing done yet?

Any pricing done yet?
Forum: Airheads 04-13-2014, 11:55 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 10,771
Posted By ML WYDELL
FINALLY! :1drink Tore it down again today....

FINALLY! :1drink

Tore it down again today. Didn't have a micrometer but found a vernier caliper so I checked the thickness of everything and then placed the 4.5mm allen key in the caliper as a...
Forum: Airheads 04-09-2014, 10:54 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 10,771
Posted By ML WYDELL
Starts fine but does not want to move????? All I...

Starts fine but does not want to move????? All I can think of now is that everything but the clutch disc itself is worn down below the minimum thickness specs.

Any ideas? I'm stumped.

I'll...
Forum: Airheads 04-07-2014, 02:18 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 10,771
Posted By ML WYDELL
Clutch that came out: ...

Clutch that came out:

http://wrench78.smugmug.com/Engine/i-VD8VrDf/0/M/IMG_2146%5B1%5D-M.jpg


Cleaned these up as best as I could, used the none grooved one:
...
Forum: Airheads 04-05-2014, 02:03 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,109
Posted By ML WYDELL
Leave California. Not many people know the...

Leave California. Not many people know the difference between old BMW's anyhow.

Some places are just too damn difficult, whats the big deal anyway???? Not like its a firearm.
Forum: Airheads 04-05-2014, 01:56 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 10,771
Posted By ML WYDELL
:lol3 I am very familiar with the whole...

:lol3 I am very familiar with the whole disassemble / assemble procedure, I wonder what the standard is for a timed event?

So I have another diaphragm spring and clutch carrier I can try, good...
Forum: Airheads 04-05-2014, 11:10 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 10,771
Posted By ML WYDELL
So we have power to both cylinders, revs fine but...

So we have power to both cylinders, revs fine but in gear it moves only so fast. Once the clutch is engaged it seems like a delay before the bike will move so:

1. clutch is slipping
2. diaphragm...
Forum: Airheads 03-30-2014, 02:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 301
Posted By ML WYDELL
I removed the the retaining wire / clip but they...

I removed the the retaining wire / clip but they had a small birds nest of wire jammed inside the socket itself.

I'll have to get some pics of this one shop I go to, he's a BMW guy. Imagine an...
Forum: Airheads 03-30-2014, 02:49 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 10,771
Posted By ML WYDELL
Well she's moving along under her own power,...

Well she's moving along under her own power, currently on one cylinder to conserve fuel.
Have to get on that, probably electrical as the plug wires are shit, wires wrapped around the the tip of the...
Forum: Airheads 03-30-2014, 10:00 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 10,771
Posted By ML WYDELL
Alright. Problem was the clutch adjustment, had...

Alright. Problem was the clutch adjustment, had the bolt on the back of the trans in too much, plus the perch / handle bars are from an f650 so I had to make due with the cable I have.

I was...
Forum: Airheads 03-30-2014, 09:10 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 10,771
Posted By ML WYDELL
Its not a new clutch but not worn out either....

Its not a new clutch but not worn out either. Wouldn't happen to have a cut away photo of the clutch area would you?
Forum: Airheads 03-30-2014, 09:05 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 301
Posted By ML WYDELL
15 minutes after I posted it came apart, after...

15 minutes after I posted it came apart, after ALOT of prying, seems they had extra wire jammed into the socket. Go figure.
Forum: Airheads 03-30-2014, 08:59 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 10,771
Posted By ML WYDELL
OK. Have everything all back together. Started up...

OK. Have everything all back together. Started up easily, pulled in the clutch, first gear, let out the clutch and nothing. WTF. 2nd, 3rd, same thing.

Transmission is rebuilt. Output shaft spins,...
Forum: Airheads 03-29-2014, 04:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 301
Posted By ML WYDELL
Gs shift linkage

After removing the safety pin from the ball on the selector rod how does it come apart further? :1drink

Must be something stupid simple.
Forum: Airheads 03-26-2014, 04:39 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 10,771
Posted By ML WYDELL
Back in business. Currently getting ready to pull...

Back in business. Currently getting ready to pull the old clutch out, replace, put it all back together and get it moving under its own power. Thanks to Anton I have a transmission waiting to go in....
Forum: Airheads 03-17-2014, 12:56 PM
Replies: 1,387
Views: 135,809
Posted By ML WYDELL
Just upgraded to 1000cc from 800, using a 145...

Just upgraded to 1000cc from 800, using a 145 main and 50 pilot?? Runs ok. Same set up when it was an 800.
Forum: Airheads 03-16-2014, 10:14 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 606
Posted By ML WYDELL
Top notch guys

Thanks to this great site the invaluable information for airheads as well as other motorcycles is a click away providing the power stays on.

Wirespokes has rebuilt two speedos for me and look...
Forum: Airheads 03-14-2014, 07:46 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 804
Posted By ML WYDELL
I always use new bolts and washers. Use a wrench...

I always use new bolts and washers. Use a wrench with the torque wrench in the box end at 90 degrees. I go in stages as well.
Forum: Airheads 03-13-2014, 07:53 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,850
Posted By ML WYDELL
Those are big jugs! :eek1 Spent the past 3...

Those are big jugs! :eek1

Spent the past 3 days doing my upgrade from R80 to R100. New to me cylinders, heads, pistons, rings. Replaced the rear main, oil pump seal, push rod tube seals....
Forum: Airheads 03-03-2014, 04:24 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 6,657
Posted By ML WYDELL
Looks exactly like the kind of stuff I buy, beat...

Looks exactly like the kind of stuff I buy, beat me to it!
Forum: Old's Cool 02-22-2014, 07:57 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 11,618
Posted By ML WYDELL
Driving along today after trolling the market for...

Driving along today after trolling the market for old jackets / packs in west Africa and I spot a guy wearing a belstaff jacket and it looked legit but he vanished by the time I stopped. You just...
Forum: Vendors 02-13-2014, 12:48 PM
Replies: 587
Views: 54,475
Posted By ML WYDELL
Too bad I'm not closer, I make a lot of my own...

Too bad I'm not closer, I make a lot of my own stuff and a always re-configuring shit to my liking. Looking forward to seeing the final result.
Forum: Vendors 02-13-2014, 09:39 AM
Replies: 587
Views: 54,475
Posted By ML WYDELL
Great looking stuff! Are any of the bags...

Great looking stuff! Are any of the bags configured with straps like a backpack?

Prices, prices
Forum: Airheads 02-07-2014, 11:45 PM
Replies: 200
Views: 18,737
Posted By ML WYDELL
Just going through my options with this R27 I...

Just going through my options with this R27 I found. If complications arise is it possible to put an Earls front end on a /6 or / 7 frame?
Forum: Airheads 02-06-2014, 09:35 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,513
Posted By ML WYDELL
Title, that's easy. Would a R60/ 5 engine...

Title, that's easy.

Would a R60/ 5 engine fit in that frame?
Forum: Airheads 02-06-2014, 09:05 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,513
Posted By ML WYDELL
Bike was bought at auction around 99 and hasn't...

Bike was bought at auction around 99 and hasn't been ran since then which is good because that means it hasn't been trashed for probably 20 years. What usually happens is that equipment will be brake...
Forum: Airheads 02-05-2014, 12:17 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,513
Posted By ML WYDELL
Renner, I saw your resto, awesome stuff, my...

Renner,
I saw your resto, awesome stuff, my question is where are the serial numbers on the engine and frame?
Forum: Airheads 02-05-2014, 09:14 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,513
Posted By ML WYDELL
http://rpmx2.smugmug.com/R2627/i-ZkB5W4G/0/L/IMG_2...

http://rpmx2.smugmug.com/R2627/i-ZkB5W4G/0/L/IMG_2038%5B1%5D-L.jpg

http://rpmx2.smugmug.com/R2627/i-Tw9L2fj/0/L/IMG_2039%5B1%5D-L.jpg

...
Forum: Airheads 02-04-2014, 01:22 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,513
Posted By ML WYDELL
The cylinder, piston, head, carb is at a shop or...

The cylinder, piston, head, carb is at a shop or somewhere, did not get the whole story. I'm shooting for 500 bucks. Its west Africa.

So is a R26 / 27 a /2?
Forum: Airheads 02-04-2014, 12:33 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,513
Posted By ML WYDELL
Did the R50 come with a single cylinder? The...

Did the R50 come with a single cylinder?

The R27 was offered overseas but not in the US?
Forum: Airheads 02-04-2014, 11:02 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,513
Posted By ML WYDELL
I'm beyond excited about this bike. I would just...

I'm beyond excited about this bike. I would just clean it off and ride it after going through it mechanically.
Forum: Airheads 02-04-2014, 10:35 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,513
Posted By ML WYDELL
Well the metal plate on the steering head tube...

Well the metal plate on the steering head tube says 1962 from what I can tell. Its some sort of dark green color. Has solo seat, rear rack on fender, turn indicators in the bars ( right side missing...
Forum: Airheads 02-04-2014, 08:59 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,513
Posted By ML WYDELL
R27 found, whats it worth?

Hi everybody,
Today I stumbled upon a 1962 R60 or 50/2. :eek1 Cylinder and carbs not attached but available. Looks to be all there though and not in bad shape. Maybe a military model as it has some...
Forum: Africa & Mid East 01-02-2014, 05:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 616
Posted By ML WYDELL
When does he need it there by? I've spent quite a...

When does he need it there by? I've spent quite a bit of time in East Africa. Run through Malawi and into Tanzania then get on the ferry. Would be great if it coincides with work plus I just received...
Forum: Airheads 12-27-2013, 06:26 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 10,771
Posted By ML WYDELL
Just an update on this project. The...

Just an update on this project.

The transmission will need a rear cover and output flange to begin with. The sleeve on rear cover was chopped off so there is no place to secure the rubber boot...
Forum: Airheads 12-18-2013, 07:01 AM
Replies: 2,310
Views: 326,097
Posted By ML WYDELL
Airhead Luggage Racks

One piece BMW Rack. 75 plus shipping

http://i299.photobucket.com/albums/mm291/equipment_2008/IMG_1984_zpsf4bf786a.jpg


Aftermarket rack. 30 plus shipping
...
Forum: Airheads 12-01-2013, 06:50 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,408
Posted By ML WYDELL
Made it back with all my baggage, Can't believe...

Made it back with all my baggage, Can't believe it. Frame went on without a hitch. Main / sub frame weight was 24kg if anyone needs it for shipping purposes. Santa came early.:lol3 Transmission...
Forum: Airheads 11-28-2013, 11:06 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,408
Posted By ML WYDELL
One of my checked bags. Going home for the...

One of my checked bags. Going home for the rebuild. I have about half of the spare engine scattered through other bags. :1drink

Spread loading so everything comes in at 25kg per bag.
Forum: Airheads 11-28-2013, 10:50 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,408
Posted By ML WYDELL
Thanks for the specs DMaster. R100 GS main...

Thanks for the specs DMaster.

R100 GS main / sub frame packaged and ready for flight.

http://i299.photobucket.com/albums/mm291/equipment_2008/IMG_19761_zps46b5d39a.jpg

other misc parts
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