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by kirkpatrick3890
Thu Aug 04, 2022 10:15 pm
Forum: Classic (1970-25 years ago) Motorcycles
Topic: Last Editions
Replies: 0
Views: 67

Last Editions

The Last Editions in 1984 were announced in many April 1984 motorcycle magazines, including the BMW ON magazine. They were a US phenomena only. None were made for any other markets. They came with a printed certificate proving authenticity, signed by the head of BMW/NA and the selling dealer. Each c...
by kirkpatrick3890
Tue Apr 12, 2022 12:31 am
Forum: The Incomparable BMW R90S
Topic: "BMW R90S" by Ian Falloon is being reprinted
Replies: 0
Views: 398

"BMW R90S" by Ian Falloon is being reprinted

The book "BMW R90S" by Ian Falloon was printed twice by Whitehorse Press and all copies were sold out. Also, Whitehorse Press has gone out of business. Asking prices for copies on eBay are very high. Many folks still want to buy this book, so Ian Falloon is now working on offering this book a third ...
by kirkpatrick3890
Sat Dec 26, 2020 5:51 pm
Forum: The Incomparable BMW R90S
Topic: R90S Engine Model Almost Completed
Replies: 0
Views: 3697

R90S Engine Model Almost Completed

Almost completed, by Clay Wheaton @ Wheaton Motorwerks, Downingtown, PA. He is as good with an R90S engine model as he is with the airheads he works on daily! Thanks Clay.

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by kirkpatrick3890
Sun Dec 20, 2020 11:15 am
Forum: Antique (1923-1945) Motorcycles
Topic: MUGS FOR SALE; PRE-WAR TOO
Replies: 0
Views: 3439

MUGS FOR SALE; PRE-WAR TOO

The VBMWMO has many model specific mugs available for purchase; from our homepage, click on Store on the far right and see if your model is for sale.
Check back as more are coming.
AND
If you have a good picture of a model you want on a mug, please contact us, we will likely use your picture!
by kirkpatrick3890
Sun Dec 20, 2020 7:10 am
Forum: The Incomparable BMW R90S
Topic: R90S Mug Now Available
Replies: 1
Views: 2869

R90S Mug Now Available

The VBMWMO now has an R90S mug available to purchase. Go to the homepage, click on Store on the right and select the R90S mug. Nice, huh?

Note that there are others as well, and more are coming!
by kirkpatrick3890
Sat Dec 05, 2020 10:36 pm
Forum: The Incomparable BMW R90S
Topic: Great R90S Video
Replies: 2
Views: 2128

Great R90S Video

by kirkpatrick3890
Wed Nov 18, 2020 5:04 pm
Forum: The Incomparable BMW R90S
Topic: Video of Hans Muth
Replies: 0
Views: 3291

Video of Hans Muth

Enjoy Hans Muth in this video: See the vimeo link here, https://vimeo.com/graemefordham/review/467100932/3cdb22ce0e I hope you can open it. It is also below. The vid is a collaboration between Martin BMW Motorcycle in Germany and HansA Muth, the designer of the R90S. ---------- Forwarded message ---...
by kirkpatrick3890
Wed Nov 18, 2020 4:58 pm
Forum: The Incomparable BMW R90S
Topic: R90S Mirrors?
Replies: 14
Views: 6316

Value of R90S Mirrors?

Long ago a NOS set of R90S mirrors sold on eBay for something like $700.00.
by kirkpatrick3890
Fri Nov 13, 2020 5:52 am
Forum: Tools, Tips and Techniques
Topic: BMW Roundel: How to Properly Align Them
Replies: 0
Views: 3918

BMW Roundel: How to Properly Align Them

HOW TO APPLY EMBLEMS HORIZONTALLY ON GAS TANKS AND SEAT COWLINGS First put the piece on the bike (the gas tank for instance) that you will be installing the roundel on. You need to do this so you can see how the roundel will look and it will look different on the bike compared to if the gas tank is ...
by kirkpatrick3890
Thu Nov 12, 2020 10:03 pm
Forum: The Incomparable BMW R90S
Topic: 1974 R90S VERSUS '75 & '76, DIFFERENCES
Replies: 8
Views: 5637

Re: 1974 R90S VERSUS '75 & '76, DIFFERENCES

Patrick, I think it is impossible to know when exactly BMW changed mirrors on the R90S. I just don't think they thought it was a huge deal to make such a small change plus without computers it would have been so difficult to document these small, to them, changes. After all, in their eyes this was a...