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by Peter
Wed Nov 08, 2017 5:59 pm
Forum: Rallies, Rides, Events and Gatherings
Topic: Brisbane Gathering
Replies: 0
Views: 212

Brisbane Gathering

Hi guys, any vintage, antique or classic airheads out there interested in a gathering here in Brisbane Australia let me know. Something in the next month or so and just a few hours on a weekend morning would be ideal - cheers and safe travels.
by Peter
Thu Aug 24, 2017 8:51 pm
Forum: Antique (1923-1945) Motorcycles
Topic: Progress on R47 .
Replies: 2
Views: 281

Excellent work Bill, very

Excellent work Bill, very impressive.
by Peter
Mon Apr 10, 2017 12:01 am
Forum: The Stew Pot
Topic: Rider's Survey
Replies: 1
Views: 249

Good Stuff

An easy survey and very relevant
by Peter
Sun Apr 09, 2017 11:50 pm
Forum: Vintage (1948-1969) Motorcycles
Topic: Avonaire Farings
Replies: 17
Views: 1016

Avon Fairing

Here are a few photos of mine, happy to help if you need any measurements etc.
by Peter
Mon May 04, 2015 12:00 am
Forum: Antique (1923-1945) Motorcycles
Topic: Removal of a Magneto/Dynamo BMWR12
Replies: 6
Views: 420

Same Same

Hi Spider - I was about to tell you exactly this, sorry for the delay and I couldn't believe it when I found mine on the inner side. I'm sure there is logic in this set up somewhere. I was trying to take the magneto off, suffice to say its with the mechanic now.

Cheers
by Peter
Sat Nov 29, 2014 6:13 pm
Forum: Rallies, Rides, Events and Gatherings
Topic: Las Vegas Auctions - January 2015
Replies: 12
Views: 936

Let Me Know

Let me know if you are Daryl as I would love to bid on the R16 however as a foreign bidder they want 10K deposit prior to auction - cheeky!
by Peter
Thu Jul 31, 2014 8:10 pm
Forum: Vintage (1948-1969) Motorcycles
Topic: Need help identify a machine
Replies: 5
Views: 348

Hi Micha, the frame would

Hi Micha, the frame would appear to be a very late 1952 (November or December) or early 1953 the engine is likely the same, I'm guessing December/January.
by Peter
Fri Jun 27, 2014 7:24 pm
Forum: Antique (1923-1945) Motorcycles
Topic: Poor spark - R12
Replies: 8
Views: 487

Nice Find

Hi John -Nice find, what model?

Hey when you sort out the mag let me know as I have to get mine overhauled

Cheers
by Peter
Fri Nov 22, 2013 7:06 pm
Forum: Vintage (1948-1969) Motorcycles
Topic: side stand for R 50
Replies: 15
Views: 782

The Akip aftermarket stand is

The Akip aftermarket stand is below par, it rusts very quickly and NO don't kick start while on this stand. It will fit your R50/2 and is just ok as long as you keep the lubricant up to it.
by Peter
Fri Jun 14, 2013 7:35 pm
Forum: Vintage (1948-1969) Motorcycles
Topic: R67/3 parked longer then on the road
Replies: 9
Views: 486

Great Story

Great Story and I think Ian is correct - park it up, preserve it and leave your grandson all the information, history and reading you can and I am sure over time his passion for BMW's will florish. I suspect we will see him back here on the forum in the decades to come asking advice on how to put li...