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by pat73750
Tue Aug 20, 2019 12:33 pm
Forum: The Stew Pot
Topic: BMW Shop Signage
Replies: 5
Views: 325

BMW Shop Signage

Morning All

I'm in search of any BMW original Shop Signage for sale. Something we all like, and know it's hard to come by.

Would be used for my work space.

Thanks for looking!

Pat
by pat73750
Thu Jun 12, 2014 7:02 pm
Forum: Tools, Tips and Techniques
Topic: Vapor Blasting in the Midwest?
Replies: 10
Views: 175

Hey Kurt. Yeah saw some of

Hey Kurt.

Yeah saw some of the threads. Gave me some alternatives to think about. No local midwest recommendations though
by pat73750
Thu Jun 12, 2014 4:34 pm
Forum: Tools, Tips and Techniques
Topic: Vapor Blasting in the Midwest?
Replies: 10
Views: 175

Vapor Blasting in the Midwest?

Hello Making good progress on bringing a 73 R75/5 back to life. I'm familiar with bead and soda blasting, but was wondering if anyone new of a good source, shop for doing "Vapor blasting" on a number of the parts? Anything close to the Chicago land area, within a 100 miles or so? I was trying to avo...
by pat73750
Mon Jun 02, 2014 3:58 pm
Forum: Classic (1970-25 years ago) Motorcycles
Topic: 73 R75/5 : Stripped bolt..Nut Splitter?
Replies: 2
Views: 62

Hey Kurt Thanks for the

Hey Kurt Thanks for the welcome! Yeah, it was going well, and I know these things happen along the way. Part of the "It's more about the journey they getting there" . Enough of the Zen The mounting bolt does go all the way through, right? At least I assumed it did? That's a good idea, and I did, try...
by pat73750
Mon Jun 02, 2014 3:03 pm
Forum: Classic (1970-25 years ago) Motorcycles
Topic: 73 R75/5 : Stripped bolt..Nut Splitter?
Replies: 2
Views: 62

73 R75/5 : Stripped bolt..Nut Splitter?

Hello! Brand new member but not brand new to BMW. I've had a R100GS for the last 23 years that's been nothing but great. I recently bought a pretty good 73 R75/5, and started down the path of restoration. Everything was going fine, and this site has been a great source for information, and inspirati...