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Forum: Airheads 06-10-2015, 08:14 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,804
Posted By Ace_Cafe_Rat
No Title?

For me at least no title = No Deal

Ace Cafe Rat
Forum: British Beasts: Triumph Tigers 06-04-2015, 01:14 PM
Replies: 23,205
Views: 7,147,848
Posted By Ace_Cafe_Rat
They've been my tire of choice of mostly dirt...

They've been my tire of choice of mostly dirt riding for over 10 years and they are SURPRISINGLY good on pavement. But the rear tire is gone by 3300 miles.

Ace Cafe Rat

Pimping My Triumph...
Forum: British Beasts: Triumph Tigers 05-24-2015, 09:14 AM
Replies: 23,205
Views: 7,147,848
Posted By Ace_Cafe_Rat
Nice! You got a great bike there Charlie! ...

Nice! You got a great bike there Charlie!

Ace Cafe Rat
Forum: Road Warriors 05-24-2015, 09:10 AM
Replies: 205
Views: 22,267
Posted By Ace_Cafe_Rat
FWIW -- My Advice To Honda re: The Bulldog for the USA

Colors: Olive Drab, Forest Camo (like the Ural Gear Up), Desert Tan, or Classic Honda Red and Black.

Engine: 500cc Twin or 650cc Single

Gearbox: Six-Speed Wide Ratio or Dual Range Five-Speed...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-24-2015, 08:30 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 12,609
Posted By Ace_Cafe_Rat
Different Color!

Make it in olive drab with 17" wheels and I'll buy two!

Ace Cafe Rat
Forum: British Beasts: Triumph Tigers 05-24-2015, 08:01 AM
Replies: 23,205
Views: 7,147,848
Posted By Ace_Cafe_Rat
Wicked Shamelessly PimpingMy Triumph Desert Sled That's Over in the Flea Market

I have perused the do's and dont's of ADVrider Forum and if I am correct it should be cool to do this. Apologies to the Great & Terrible Administrators if I am in fact wrong. Please tell me if I...
Forum: Thumpers 05-22-2015, 01:48 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 173
Posted By Ace_Cafe_Rat
Wink Thumperless in Albuquerque--WTB--Suzuki DR 790cc or Kawasaki KLR 705cc

I find myself desiring a Suzuki DR 790cc or Kawasaki KLR 705cc (or 685cc) Supermoto to call my own.

Alas, I lack the mechanical aptitude to build one myself. So I am stating my willingness to pay...
Forum: Airheads 05-22-2015, 07:27 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 799
Posted By Ace_Cafe_Rat
Thumb It's a Honey!

Okay, I found out that the incredibly low miles (12K plus change) are TRUE miles due to bike being from the vehicle collection of some rich white guy in Santa Fe. (Must be nice huh!) Franny and Marc...
Forum: Hacks 05-17-2015, 11:41 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,184
Posted By Ace_Cafe_Rat
PM2U Claude

PM2U Claude
Forum: Hacks 05-17-2015, 11:38 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,184
Posted By Ace_Cafe_Rat
Sandia BMW Motorcycles

I concur, John Jordan, the Service Manager is a good guy and a straight shooter. MANY is the time he has talked me out of performance upgrades that he believed would be a waste of my hard-earned and...
Forum: Hacks 05-15-2015, 09:38 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,056
Posted By Ace_Cafe_Rat
That's pretty much what I got with that rig too. ...

That's pretty much what I got with that rig too.

Ace Cafe Rat
Forum: Hacks 05-15-2015, 09:14 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,184
Posted By Ace_Cafe_Rat
Awwww. Not surprising, my wife Linda, didn't...

Awwww. Not surprising, my wife Linda, didn't particularly care for them either... Enjoy!

Robert
Forum: Airheads 05-13-2015, 11:29 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 799
Posted By Ace_Cafe_Rat
Old Green, Thank you for your opinion. I am...

Old Green,

Thank you for your opinion. I am going to ride up to SF mańana to get an in-person look-see and test ride.

Ace Café Rat
Forum: Airheads 05-12-2015, 06:29 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 14,309
Posted By Ace_Cafe_Rat
THAT IS AWESOME DUDE! Lemme know if you ever...

THAT IS AWESOME DUDE! Lemme know if you ever wanna sell it! Seriously. Being a bit mongrel myself, I have always had a fondness for Hybrids, Bitsas and FrankenBeemers.

Ace Cafe Rat
Forum: Airheads 05-12-2015, 04:29 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 799
Posted By Ace_Cafe_Rat
pm2u

pm2u
Forum: Airheads 05-12-2015, 02:45 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 799
Posted By Ace_Cafe_Rat
I'll do that, thanks. Dang! Oh well if that is...

I'll do that, thanks. Dang! Oh well if that is the case I'm happy for the great folks @ OCD Custom Cycles...though not so much for myself or the line-cutter.

<Eloquent Shrug>

Ace Café Rat
Forum: Airheads 05-12-2015, 12:58 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 799
Posted By Ace_Cafe_Rat
Question Huh?

So is that a roundabout way of saying you think the price is fair? :huh

Ace Café Rat
Forum: Airheads 05-12-2015, 11:15 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 799
Posted By Ace_Cafe_Rat
Laugh OMG you're right! I CALL DIBS!!!!!! Ace...

OMG you're right! I CALL DIBS!!!!!!

Ace Café Rat
Forum: Airheads 05-12-2015, 11:13 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 3,665
Posted By Ace_Cafe_Rat
R100/7-Ural Sidehack Rig

My otherwise stock 1977 R100/7-Ural Sidehack has the 6 gallon stock tank and invariably goes on "Reserve" right around 150 miles. Sidecars suck at gas mileage.

Ace Cafe Rat
Forum: Airheads 05-12-2015, 11:08 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 799
Posted By Ace_Cafe_Rat
Thumb Muchas Gracias!

Thanks to you both for your advice, Cafe Dude and Deafened Diabetic, especially for that bit about checking out the wear on the brake pedal!

If I buy this particular Airhead it won't matter that...
Forum: Airheads 05-12-2015, 10:32 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 799
Posted By Ace_Cafe_Rat
Question Buying Advice v 2.0 on a 1974 BMW R75/6

Our awesome local Airhead shop OCS Custom Cycle & Repair in Santa Fe has this 1974 R75/6 bumped up to 900cc for consignment sale. At the risk of losing it to an ADVrider brutha I am presenting it...
Forum: Airheads 05-12-2015, 10:06 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 6,074
Posted By Ace_Cafe_Rat
A brother goes down, only to rise again in...

A brother goes down, only to rise again in unending "The Long Way Round" Adventure in the sky.

Condolences, but it sounds like his was a life well lived.

Ace Cafe Rat
Forum: British Beasts: Triumph Tigers 05-11-2015, 12:09 PM
Replies: 23,205
Views: 7,147,848
Posted By Ace_Cafe_Rat
+1

Yeah, if it was up to me I'd spring for both a new filter AND a skid plate. It's cheap insurance against ruinously expensive impacts. Capiche?

Ace Cafe Rat
Forum: Airheads 05-10-2015, 02:12 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,790
Posted By Ace_Cafe_Rat
Mark it sold!

This bike plus the DMC sidecar it was wedded to are on their way from NM to GA on the TAT no less!

Ace Café Rat
Forum: Airheads 05-08-2015, 08:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 401
Posted By Ace_Cafe_Rat
No I hadn't. ThanX!

No I hadn't. ThanX!
Forum: Airheads 05-08-2015, 01:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 401
Posted By Ace_Cafe_Rat
I am willing to buy an engine without a...

I am willing to buy an engine without a transmission. Also if you are a rebuilder of Airhead engines I am quite willing to work out a I buy it/you rebuild it into a 1070cc monster deal.

Ace Café...
Forum: Airheads 05-08-2015, 01:17 PM
Replies: 169
Views: 102,377
Posted By Ace_Cafe_Rat
Brother Can a You Spare An Airhead Engine?

I am planning to have built a 1070cc monster motor for transplant into my 1977 R100/7 so a post-1984 is required and a post-1990 is preferred.

I AM willing to buy an engine without a transmission....
Forum: Airheads 05-06-2015, 09:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 401
Posted By Ace_Cafe_Rat
Wanted - BMW 1985-1996 R100 or R80 Complete Engine and Transmission

I am planning to build a 1070cc monster motor for transplant into my 1977 R100/7 so a post-1984 is required and post-1990 is preferred.

Ace Cafe Rat
Forum: Airheads 05-06-2015, 10:21 AM
Replies: 282
Views: 21,684
Posted By Ace_Cafe_Rat
Might you have a Post-1984 R100 or R80 Complete Engine and Transmission?

I am planning to build a 1070cc torque monster for transplant to my 1977 R100/7-Ural sidehack so a post-1984 is required and a post-1990 is preferred.

Ace Cafe Rat
Forum: Airheads 05-06-2015, 10:16 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,386
Posted By Ace_Cafe_Rat
No bars for me thank you very much!

But that's only because both of my Airheads are sidehack rigs.

Ace Cafe Rat
Forum: Hacks 05-06-2015, 10:03 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,653
Posted By Ace_Cafe_Rat
Eek Brother Can You Spare An Airhead Engine?

I am abandoning my mad quest! Administrator please Nuke my thread.

Ace Café Rat
Forum: Hacks 05-06-2015, 08:43 AM
Replies: 5,318
Views: 898,507
Posted By Ace_Cafe_Rat
WTB Post-1984 R100 or R80 Complete Engine and Transmission

Planning to build a 1070cc for transplant to my 1977 R100/7-Ural sidehack so a post-1984 required and a post-1990 preferred.

Ace Cafe Rat
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 05-05-2015, 09:34 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 4,445
Posted By Ace_Cafe_Rat
And he's buying it from me! Ace Cafe Rat

And he's buying it from me!

Ace Cafe Rat
Forum: Airheads 04-21-2015, 10:21 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,790
Posted By Ace_Cafe_Rat
Wicked It Can Be Yours! Now in the ADVrider Flea Market!

Shamelessly pimping my sidehack rig for sale in FM.

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1034596

This IS the sidehack you are looking for.

Ace Cafe Rat
Forum: Hacks 04-19-2015, 01:08 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,619
Posted By Ace_Cafe_Rat
Cool2 Stop @ Claude's!

If it were up to me I'd stop @ Claude's and partake of his generous offer.

Capiche?

ACR
Forum: Hacks 04-16-2015, 02:30 PM
Replies: 1,064
Views: 120,101
Posted By Ace_Cafe_Rat
Forum: Thumpers 03-15-2015, 10:31 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 840
Posted By Ace_Cafe_Rat
I one just like that bike!

IIRC it is a 1969-70 Yamaha 80cc. I had one just like it as my first motorcycle. Back then you could get a motorcycle license in Texas at 14 y.o. as long it was a certified "Under 5 BHP". Good...
Forum: Hacks 02-13-2015, 07:15 AM
Replies: 154
Views: 61,942
Posted By Ace_Cafe_Rat
AWESOME! Ace Cafe Rat

AWESOME!

Ace Cafe Rat
Forum: Hacks 02-12-2015, 10:37 AM
Replies: 5,318
Views: 898,507
Posted By Ace_Cafe_Rat
Airhead/DMC For Sale in the ADV Rider Flea Market

A shameless plug for my hack

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1034596

Ace Cafe Rat
Forum: Airheads 02-12-2015, 10:20 AM
Replies: 344
Views: 72,720
Posted By Ace_Cafe_Rat
FS in New Mexico - Greater Albuquerque Area - 1984 BMW Airhead/DMC Sidehack Rig

A shameless plug for my Airhead Rig that I have for sale in the Fleamarket:
http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1034596


Gracias,

Ace Cafe Rat

P.S. I will pick up the buyer at...
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