More progress as I now have the new front brakes, brake cable & handlebars installed. You can read about how I did this work here.
- 34 BMW R75/5 Install Front Brakes
Thanks to Bob Fleischer, again, for tips and tricks and to Duane Ausherman and Scott Lydiard for their publications.
I'm working on installing all the electrics next.
Here are a couple pictures from the write-up on this work.
Front Brake Carrier (Front to the Right)
Front Brake Assembly
Front Brake Arm Cam with Lever and Adjustment Cam
Front Spring Installed and Shoes on Pivot Pins
Scott Lydiard's Brake Lever Alignment Template
Using Scott Lydiard's Front Brake Lever Alignment Template
Front Axle with Spacer Sleeve
Front Brake Hub, Brake Arm & Wheel Installed
Right Control Perch Assemble
Brake Cable Assembly at Right Control Perch
Inserting Ferrule in Rear Brake Lever to Capture Outer Sleeve of the Cable
Adjusting Lower Cable
Adjusting Brake Cam for 4 mm Slack in Front Brake Lever
Brakes Are Solid at 1/2 Distance to Handlebar