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I have finally got the forum moved over to a new host and it works, for the most part.  I ran into major issues getting the files transferred as the old host seemed to be unable to provide the type of...

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I have been playing with the cafepress site and came up with a few items.  It was much more challenging as they will not allow anything with the BMW logo attached to it.  I had to play with some of th...

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I have arranged a 5% discount with Gruber Power Services on their products.  I have had good luck with their AGM motorcycle batteries and the price is pretty reasonable.  To receive this dis...

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I have secured a 5% discount for forum members at Staab Battery on the Universal 12 volt 22 amp-hour AGM battery.  So far I have had good luck with them and they are extremely "affordable".  I will re...

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Angled valve extenders are the pits
I think this is a tyre rant, if not it is close to one. From my aging and stiffening perspective, the worst aspect of the snow flake wheels on the R65 is having to find, fit and unfit the right angled...

Started 06/10/18 at 22:30:19 by Kookaburra
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By: Justin B.
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Tyre comments
I'm just about due for tyres, the front is well worn and the rear barely legal - they have done about 3,500 miles and if I could find Pirelli City Demons I would fit them again in a heartbeat, the tra...

Started 01/06/17 at 06:18:13 by Tony Smith
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By: Semper Gumby
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Autonomous Vehicles
In the part of the Phoenix area where I live, three various companies have been testing self driving cars for about two years .
On my way home from work today, I was behind one from WAYMO, the di...

Started 09/05/17 at 18:13:16 by Bob_Roller
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Wish I still had this!
We all I suspect harbour tales of the ones that got away, the ones we should have kept, and even the ones we should have bought when we had the chance.
I was given this and was too bloody stupid ...

Started 04/13/18 at 20:35:15 by Tony Smith
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New Off-Grid Digs
My wife and I bought a few acres up in the mountains of OK a couple months ago and a few weeks ago we had a cabin shell built and delivered.  Will be working over the summer getting the solar stuff se...

Started 03/26/18 at 22:38:50 by Justin B.
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Bus Stop - 2018
After a number of years procrastination we decided to take our 1974 bay window VW Kombi to the "bus stop" gathering - this year it was in the town of Stanthorpe in southern Queensland.
We made i...

Started 04/06/18 at 17:37:11 by Tony Smith
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By: Justin B.
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It's raining again
Around 400mm in the past 7 days.

Started 03/09/18 at 02:52:05 by Tony Smith
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By: Justin B.
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Just had a major stroke of luck.
I've just bought, from a guy on the FB Airheads list, a pair of pods fitted with working clock and voltmeter, and all wiring for $AU100 including postage.
It's going to be a good day!

Started 01/28/18 at 20:07:33 by Tony Smith
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By: Burt
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New Household Security measures.
Guard dogs are a bit 1980s (although we do have a Red Heeler as head of domestic security and interrogator of all new arrivals). Security cameras (which we also have) are an "after the fact" thing in ...

Started 02/27/18 at 21:31:50 by Tony Smith
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By: DeeG
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Why I am building a "cheater" R65
Reason the first - I can
Reason the second - because it will be fun
Explanation below:-
What is a "cheater" R65?
Answer - one that has been "improved" in ways that will be undetec...

Started 01/19/18 at 21:09:23 by Tony Smith
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By: Tony Smith
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Heat Wave !!!☺
The forecast for heat locally is 115-122 F, 45- 51C .
Forecast for this starts this weekend and should last for about two weeks .
Going to be a long summer ! Smiley

Started 06/15/17 at 10:02:11 by Bob_Roller
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By: Ed Miller
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Bots, Spammers, and Hackers...
... are back to work!
I noticed over the past several days the volume of errors (hack attempts, back-door registration attempts, etc.) in the forum error log was way down.  I was hoping against h...

Started 12/26/17 at 09:10:01 by Justin B.
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By: Justin B.
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