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by VBMWMO
Mon Feb 15, 2010 2:51 pm
Forum: The Stew Pot
Topic: Ibbenbueren 2005
Replies: 0
Views: 527

Ibbenbueren 2005

Here's a link to a story written by a Norwegian attending a vintage rally in Germany on his Henderson 4. (No BMW content, I'm afraid, but I found it pretty interesting!) http://www.olsens.no/rally/Ibbenbuereng.htm He actually rode the Henderson 750 miles to the rally! If you're interested in this ra...
by VBMWMO
Mon Feb 15, 2010 2:51 pm
Forum: Vintage (1948-1969) Motorcycles
Topic: 68 R69S Owner needs advice.
Replies: 8
Views: 852

68 R69S Owner needs advice.

I have a low milage 1968 R69S that has been garage stored for several years. This Beemer has not been fired up for some time - only cranked over with the kick starter every so often. I am soon moving to New Hampshire (one of my favorite States to motor in) and am trying to decide whether to restore ...
by VBMWMO
Mon Feb 15, 2010 2:51 pm
Forum: The Stew Pot
Topic: Hello
Replies: 1
Views: 326

Hello

G'day all,
As you can tell I'm from Downunder. I own 3 BMW's. A 1987 K100RS with 150,000klm purchased second hand with only 8000klm. A 1976 R90S purchased new, now in it's 30th year have covered 395,000klm. And finally a 1956 R26 puchased in 1991 with only 9,000klm now showing 23,000klm travelled.
by VBMWMO
Mon Feb 15, 2010 2:51 pm
Forum: The Stew Pot
Topic: WOW, the VBMWMO is not dead!
Replies: 0
Views: 848

WOW, the VBMWMO is not dead!

Imagine my surprise when a new issue showed up in my mailbox yesterday!
Whoo-hoo!
by VBMWMO
Mon Feb 15, 2010 2:51 pm
Forum: Antique (1923-1945) Motorcycles
Topic: Wow.....it is up!
Replies: 5
Views: 698

Wow.....it is up!

Way to go, Darryl, et.al.

I actually clicked on this in error and was very pleased to see something other than an apology!
by VBMWMO
Mon Feb 15, 2010 2:51 pm
Forum: Rallies, Rides, Events and Gatherings
Topic: Copper and Silver State Members
Replies: 0
Views: 867

Copper and Silver State Members

We're planning an event in the Phoenix/Scottsdale area in early fall. (About the time snow starts flying elsewhere) We'll start small and grow it from there. Contact me via e-mail and let me know you're alive and well. Nevada members: Fire off a message to me and we'll try to set something up in Ren...
by VBMWMO
Mon Feb 15, 2010 2:51 pm
Forum: Rallies, Rides, Events and Gatherings
Topic: 6th Annual, Not Tax Day!, Surf City Tech Day
Replies: 2
Views: 443

6th Annual, Not Tax Day!, Surf City Tech Day

6th Annual, Not Tax Day!, Surf City Tech Day Come join us overlooking the sand and the sea in Santa Cruz as we gather once again (this is the 6th one!) to bench race, drink beer, enjoy a picnic lunch, and quite possibly do some maintenance or repairs to our faithful Vintage BMW Motorcycles. The ann...
by VBMWMO
Mon Feb 15, 2010 2:51 pm
Forum: Classic (1970-25 years ago) Motorcycles
Topic: R65
Replies: 9
Views: 908

R65

The 1981 R65 is now a Classic. Who would have ever thunk it! D
by VBMWMO
Mon Feb 15, 2010 2:51 pm
Forum: Classic (1970-25 years ago) Motorcycles
Topic: E Bay
Replies: 0
Views: 848

E Bay

There was a R75/5 SWB that had less than a 1,000 miles on it. It sold for $11,100. Bidding was brisk!!