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by Wynand
Fri Jan 03, 2014 12:17 pm
Forum: Vintage (1948-1969) Motorcycles
Topic: Where to buy 'How to restore your BMW Motorcycle Twins 1950-1969'?
Replies: 8
Views: 217

Try getting it from a second hand book shop

Try getting it from a second hand book shop that does not know the value.

Google the title and author and see where it pops up - even on page 15 of your search! Click on images, which will give some leads as well.

Got mine like that all the way from the Australia at 1/3 of the Amazon price.
by Wynand
Sun Dec 22, 2013 5:41 am
Forum: The Stew Pot
Topic: 90 Years BMW Motorrad App for FREE
Replies: 2
Views: 162

Android

Kurt I had the same comment from someone using Android operating system. Downloaded on my iphone for free and works fine.
by Wynand
Sat Dec 21, 2013 4:04 am
Forum: The Stew Pot
Topic: 90 Years BMW Motorrad App for FREE
Replies: 2
Views: 162

90 Years BMW Motorrad App for FREE


BMW Motorrad is offering this app for free from 21 - 27 Dec 2013.

The content is downloaded at installation.

Very good app.

https://twitter.com/BMWMotorrad/status/ ... 36/photo/1

by Wynand
Fri Nov 15, 2013 7:27 am
Forum: The Stew Pot
Topic: Why I ride
Replies: 0
Views: 98

Why I ride

Watch this video if you have not seen it. Puts into words why most of us rides.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QTPQ7iIIgsE

by Wynand
Thu Oct 31, 2013 10:54 am
Forum: The Stew Pot
Topic: 90 Years of BMW
Replies: 3
Views: 187

90 Years of BMW

Has anyone bought this book yet and can it be recommended?


http://www.amazon.co.uk/90-Years-BMW-Mo ... ars+of+bmw
by Wynand
Tue Apr 09, 2013 3:19 pm
Forum: Vintage (1948-1969) Motorcycles
Topic: Early R69S without R69S badge on rear fender
Replies: 16
Views: 481

Roland Slabon's book says...

I'm quoting from Roland Slabon's book How to Restore your BMW Motorcycle, page 151-152. "Since the S models were top of the line and BMW's flagship on the Autobahn and newly laid out American Interstates, something had to be done to give owners of high-performance machines a little something extra t...
by Wynand
Sat Mar 16, 2013 7:48 am
Forum: The Stew Pot
Topic: Some interesting photos...
Replies: 1
Views: 121

Some interesting photos...

I can only vouch for the GS with the bicycle rack as authentic but not the others as I got them from a club newlsletter without any other background or reference.
by Wynand
Thu Feb 07, 2013 2:09 pm
Forum: Tools, Tips and Techniques
Topic: Tool Indentification
Replies: 8
Views: 277

Thanks Dan,

Thanks Dan, and welcome. Always good to have somebody around who not only know his bikes but tools as well.
by Wynand
Tue Jan 29, 2013 3:53 pm
Forum: Antique (1923-1945) Motorcycles
Topic: M2B15 View
Replies: 3
Views: 160

Hi Peter, Thanks for the

Hi Peter,

Thanks for the correction. There is no way that I would have been able to spot the difference with my limited knowledge and took the description on the link for the truth. Fortunately you are here to keep an eye on things!
by Wynand
Tue Jan 29, 2013 1:44 pm
Forum: Antique (1923-1945) Motorcycles
Topic: M2B15 View
Replies: 3
Views: 160

M2B15 View

Came across this view of the M2B15 engine which I have not seen before.

Better quality and some other pics here:

http://ow.ly/user/BMWMotorradSA?t=photo