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by deyoung2837
Tue Aug 04, 2020 5:50 pm
Forum: Antique (1923-1945) Motorcycles
Topic: 1939 R51 Missing Sidecar Mounts
Replies: 6
Views: 1207

Re: 1939 R51 Missing Sidecar Mounts

Hello Brock,

There should be only one ball welded to the frame.
Picture is my 1938 R51 frame after straightening.
See notes on picture.

Take care,

Lee
by deyoung2837
Wed Jul 01, 2020 5:34 pm
Forum: Antique (1923-1945) Motorcycles
Topic: R42 Pistons
Replies: 3
Views: 858

Re: R42 Pistons

Hello Darryl,

Good to here from you.
What piston clearance did you end up with?

You in the Cannonball this year?

Take care,

Lee
by deyoung2837
Fri Jun 05, 2020 7:54 am
Forum: Antique (1923-1945) Motorcycles
Topic: R42 Pistons
Replies: 3
Views: 858

R42 Pistons

Hello,

My 1927 R42 is coming along.
Does anyone have a good source for pistons and rings?

Take care,

Lee

by deyoung2837
Fri Mar 27, 2020 4:59 pm
Forum: Antique (1923-1945) Motorcycles
Topic: 1938 BMW R12 Ignition/Headlight Key
Replies: 3
Views: 679

A R51/3 key works and it will

A R51/3 key works and it will not scratch the paint with the two ears that hang down on the pre-war key.

Lee
by deyoung2837
Sat Dec 21, 2019 8:06 am
Forum: Antique (1923-1945) Motorcycles
Topic: R42 spokes
Replies: 6
Views: 875

Thank you for the

Thank you for the information.

Lee
by deyoung2837
Fri Dec 13, 2019 12:54 pm
Forum: Antique (1923-1945) Motorcycles
Topic: R42 spokes
Replies: 6
Views: 875

Drop

Drop
by deyoung2837
Fri Dec 13, 2019 7:58 am
Forum: Antique (1923-1945) Motorcycles
Topic: R42 spokes
Replies: 6
Views: 875

Drop

Drop
by deyoung2837
Sat Dec 07, 2019 5:38 pm
Forum: Antique (1923-1945) Motorcycles
Topic: R42 spokes
Replies: 6
Views: 875

R42 spokes

Hello All, I am going to have new spokes made for my 1927 R42. The ones on the motorcycle right now have a questionable history. Between the front and rear wheel there are three different spoke diameters. Anyone out there happen to have a R42 that the can measure there spokes? Also anyone know if th...
by deyoung2837
Mon May 20, 2019 8:22 am
Forum: Antique (1923-1945) Motorcycles
Topic: R11 rear end cover
Replies: 2
Views: 410

Thank you for the picture

Thank you for the picture with the dimensions.
I should be able to machine it now.
It looks like it is made out of brass and most likely was a machined casting.
What do you think?

Take care,

Lee Deyoung
by deyoung2837
Mon May 13, 2019 9:22 am
Forum: Antique (1923-1945) Motorcycles
Topic: R11 rear end cover
Replies: 2
Views: 410

R11 rear end cover

Hello,

Anyone happen to have a spare cover that goes over the rear axel on a R11 series 3?
Or one that I could borrow to duplicate.
See picture.

Thank you,

Lee Deyoung