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by wa1nca
Fri Aug 19, 2022 9:23 am
Forum: Vintage (1948-1969) Motorcycles
Topic: Shopping for Camshaft for earlyR50 (# 551610)
Replies: 3
Views: 80

Re: Shopping for Camshaft for earlyR50 (# 551610)

Yes Dave: Salis site: Shows r51/3, r67/3 r50 r60 11310031027 300 degree camshaft was replaced by r50/2 r60/2 11310031028 camshaft Their also a sport cam 328 degree 11310031033 for the above models R68 and r69 r69s and r50s have different part numbers https://bmwclassicmotorcycles.com/index.php/catal...
by wa1nca
Wed Aug 17, 2022 6:33 pm
Forum: Vintage (1948-1969) Motorcycles
Topic: throttle
Replies: 4
Views: 190

Re: throttle

James Thanks for that picture Didn't know the cam and throttle housing had alignment marks Makes sense that the chain at starting position should be at the very end and clearly shows when the marks in line up in your photo I changed my throttle cam on my 1955 r50 because I also didnt like it I now d...
by wa1nca
Sun Aug 14, 2022 11:02 am
Forum: Vintage (1948-1969) Motorcycles
Topic: This is why you need to clean/change your slingers!
Replies: 31
Views: 1347

Re: This is why you need to clean/change your slingers!

Vech
What part # do you use
Tnx
Tommy
by wa1nca
Mon Aug 08, 2022 1:55 pm
Forum: Rallies, Rides, Events and Gatherings
Topic: Bikes on the Job
Replies: 8
Views: 3091

Re: Bikes on the Job

Mount Equinox
Arlington, Vt.
Elevation 3840 feet
Tommy
by wa1nca
Fri Jul 29, 2022 12:25 pm
Forum: Vintage (1948-1969) Motorcycles
Topic: Final drive gear ratio
Replies: 13
Views: 562

Re: Final drive gear ratio

Thanks
Tommy
by wa1nca
Thu Jul 28, 2022 9:46 am
Forum: Vintage (1948-1969) Motorcycles
Topic: Final drive gear ratio
Replies: 13
Views: 562

Final drive gear ratio

35/11 final drive gear ratio is 3.18
25/8 final drive gear ratio is 3.12
gear ratio almost the same

What is the difference
Does one have a better top end or low end better than the other
Tommy
by wa1nca
Sat Jul 16, 2022 5:50 pm
Forum: Vintage (1948-1969) Motorcycles
Topic: Enduro Sidebags- 2 different sets
Replies: 9
Views: 432

Re: Enduro Sidebags- 2 different sets

The last 2 photos are not for r50-r69 but #3 could be for r50-r69
I will post pictures of my set tomorrow
Tommy
by wa1nca
Fri Jul 15, 2022 8:57 am
Forum: Vintage (1948-1969) Motorcycles
Topic: Bmw R51/3 early air filter
Replies: 3
Views: 178

Re: Bmw R51/3 early air filter

Same as my 54 51/3 #13 https://www.bmwclassicmotorcycles.com/parts/all-parts/sample-part-one-5/ I couldn't remove it without destroying the metal filter mess I think is was met to be cleaned not replaced Soaked it in gas, compressed air,let it final dry under the sun Others should be able to confirm...