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by J-Sin
Sun Sep 16, 2012 9:40 pm
Forum: Vintage (1948-1969) Motorcycles
Topic: Selling Advice
Replies: 2
Views: 243

Selling Advice

A few years ago I purchased a 63 R50/2 with a 58 R60 motor for $3500. The bike and motor were in good running shape. I decided to rebuild the engine and with misc other parts I probably have around $7000 invested in the bike and have put about 1000 miles on it since the rebuild. I know that since th...
by J-Sin
Mon Jul 04, 2011 5:04 pm
Forum: Vintage (1948-1969) Motorcycles
Topic: Broke Rocker
Replies: 2
Views: 230

Schrader - It appears to be a

Schrader - It appears to be a clean break but I'm no expert at breaks and fractures. As far as Len, he seemed to be getting around ok. I know he got sick (not sure what) a while back and downsized his shop. Still ornery as every though :)
by J-Sin
Mon Jul 04, 2011 4:29 pm
Forum: Vintage (1948-1969) Motorcycles
Topic: Broke Rocker
Replies: 2
Views: 230

Broke Rocker

So I was at a stop light and I heard a pop and the bike was obviously running on one cylinder. After waiting an hour for a friend to pick me up I got it to my garage. I pulled the valve cover off and noticed that the intake rocker arm had broke where the push rod seats. Luckily I live right up the r...
by J-Sin
Fri Jun 24, 2011 10:15 am
Forum: Vintage (1948-1969) Motorcycles
Topic: Electrical Issues!!
Replies: 3
Views: 336

Succsess!!

Thanks Fred and Micha! I purchased a new board and ignition lock from Vech and installed the parts in time to make it to bike night last night! :)
by J-Sin
Wed Jun 15, 2011 7:42 pm
Forum: Vintage (1948-1969) Motorcycles
Topic: Electrical Issues!!
Replies: 3
Views: 336

Electrical Issues!!

On my way to work the other day a guy pulled up next to me and told me my tail light was not working. Later that night randomly my headlight stopped working and when I got it to my garage I pulled the key and it continued to run. It seems to me random. After messing around with the wires I got the h...
by J-Sin
Sat May 21, 2011 5:41 pm
Forum: The Stew Pot
Topic: Cincinnati?
Replies: 1
Views: 273

Cincinnati?

Is anyone on here from Cincy? Looking for fellow riders in the area. I have 1963 R60/2.
by J-Sin
Thu May 12, 2011 7:32 pm
Forum: Vintage (1948-1969) Motorcycles
Topic: Hoske Mufflers
Replies: 1
Views: 179

Hoske Mufflers

I just purchased a set of Hoske mufflers for my 63 R60/2 and was wondering if removing the baffles would cause any damage? Also do I need to adjust the carbs or rejet?
by J-Sin
Fri Mar 25, 2011 4:50 pm
Forum: Vintage (1948-1969) Motorcycles
Topic: R50/2 Horn
Replies: 3
Views: 317

Got it!! Thanks guys

Got it!! Thanks guys :)
by J-Sin
Thu Mar 24, 2011 5:02 pm
Forum: Vintage (1948-1969) Motorcycles
Topic: R50/2 Horn
Replies: 3
Views: 317

R50/2 Horn

I recently purchased a 1963 R50/2 and the horn was missing. I bought a new horn and I'm not sure where it mounts. I've looked online for pictures with no luck. Can anyone explain where and how it mounts? Some pics would be great :)
by J-Sin
Tue Sep 21, 2010 7:49 pm
Forum: Vintage (1948-1969) Motorcycles
Topic: Matching Numbers
Replies: 3
Views: 293

Thanks for the encouragement

Thanks for the encouragement :)