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by topel523
Wed Aug 04, 2021 11:31 pm
Forum: Tools, Tips and Techniques
Topic: /2 Rear Brake modification advice
Replies: 2
Views: 2246

Re: /2 Rear Brake modification advice

You can adjust the wing nut on the rear brake rod to actuate the rear brake earlier. I suggest replacing the brake shoes with /5 parts.
by topel523
Sun Oct 04, 2020 11:29 pm
Forum: Classic (1970-25 years ago) Motorcycles
Topic: 1973 R75/5: Final Drive 32/10 spares?
Replies: 3
Views: 956

Re: 1973 R75/5: Final Drive 32/10 spares?

Let me know if you are still looking for a 32/10 rear drive.
by topel523
Tue Nov 19, 2019 11:26 pm
Forum: Vintage (1948-1969) Motorcycles
Topic: Tires for 1961 R50/S w/ sidecar?
Replies: 9
Views: 1525

Sidecar Tires

The rear tire would be a Metzeler Block K, 4.00 x 18 which I use on the rear of my own sidecar rig. A BMW sidecar would use a BMW 18 inch wheel and would use the aforementioned tire. However, from your picture, your sidecar is using something different, maybe the same size, maybe not. The front tire...