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    Here's a link to Amazon for a very good book on...

    Here's a link to Amazon for a very good book on the RS series bikes, both early and late versions, written by a knowledgeable motojournalist.
    I too have RS fever, have for several years, and this...
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    George Ratterman is their Master tech on Airheads...

    George Ratterman is their Master tech on Airheads as well, and he also works on Guzzi and other older British & Italian bikes as needed. He has a rep going back over 30 years in this area as a fair...
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    ...or $94.40 new for the bracket from Chicago...

    ...or $94.40 new for the bracket from Chicago BMW, and good used headlights run well under a C-note on Ebay regularly...
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    I have an '84 R65, the last year of the twin...

    I have an '84 R65, the last year of the twin shocks, and it's as solid as a rock. The bikes also only weigh 25 lbs more than the early F650, but have a lower seat height and better power delivery....
  5. Thread: 82 R65

    by 74eldo
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    Be sure to jump over and sign up at www.r65.org...

    Be sure to jump over and sign up at www.r65.org too, a worldwide group dedicated to the wee Beemer.

    There's tons of R65 knowledge among those folks!
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    Sticky: "Old Yeller", aka "Blue", my '84 65... ...

    "Old Yeller", aka "Blue", my '84 65...

    http://i146.photobucket.com/albums/r261/steve2371/P9150032.jpg
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    Actually, I think the wisest thing to do would be...

    Actually, I think the wisest thing to do would be to let me hook you up with an extremely nice '84 R65 with tons of goodies, and you then hook me up with the R80ST seller.

    Gotta love those STs,...
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    The real question is, while it doesn't even live...

    The real question is, while it doesn't even live in the same dimension as an Oilhead or K bike, what are you gonna do with that R80ST??

    I want 1st dibs, alright? :thumb
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    Yep, Flea Market's the place, and it is working...

    Yep, Flea Market's the place, and it is working again this morning.
    Never seen it down before, like it was last night.

    Good luck with your GS :thumb
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    Nope the Flea market's dead this evening, cookies...

    Nope the Flea market's dead this evening, cookies or no: I'm looking to buy a(nother) BMW.

    Whatcha got, 79237?
  11. Thread: R80/7 or R75/5

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    If you're really gonna ride it, the R80/7, hands...

    If you're really gonna ride it, the R80/7, hands down.
    Much smoother, better electrics, disc brake up front, 5-speed trans, more reliable, less maintenance expense, plain ol' more "modern", etc,...
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