25th Anniversary Bike

Open Mind

customized Thunderbike Special Showbike

Development, production of components and body made by Thunderbike

The construction period of the “Open Mind” was 3 months, the total development time about half a year. The entire development and production of all components as well as all body work was carried out exclusively by the team around Thunderbike. The operating elements such as gas, clutch, brake, gearshift, air suspension, etc. were combined with each other and not visibly integrated in fork and frame.

The result was a super clean overall impression, which distracts neither by screws, cables or lines from the design and deliberately creates the impression that it is an inedible study. The spectacular show bike is driven and braked by an equally invisible friction roller drive. Air suspension at the front and rear lets the bike lift for driving. The paint system is 28 layers thick and interspersed with different sized metal pigments. All stripes are hand-lined (pinstriping).

  • Construction Year 2008
  • Engine S&S Super Sidewinder
  • Capacity 124cui
  • Power 120PS
  • Carburetor S&S Super G
  • Air Cleaner Crime Scene Choppers
  • Ignition Altmann
  • Exhaust Thunderbike Open Mind
  • Gear Baker Torquebox 5-Speed
  • Clutch NH-PowerAutomatik NH-Power
  • Secondary Thunderbike Sprocket Brakde Discs
  • Frame Thunderbike Open Mind
  • Rake 34°
  • Swingarm Thunderbike Singleside
  • Suspension Tricky Air Ride
  • Fuel Tank Thunderbike Open Mind
  • Oil Tank Thunderbike (Front Spoiler)
  • Grips Thunderbike Open Mind
  • Brake Caliper K-Tech
  • Footpegs Thunderbike Open Mind
  • Electric Thunderbike Open Mind
  • Heamdlamp Thunderbike Open Mind
  • Taillight Crime Scene Choppers
  • Seat Custom Leather
  • Front End Thunderbike Open Mind (Air Ride)
  • Rims Thunderbike Open Mind 4.5×23 vorne & 9×21 hinten
  • Front Tire Avon 130/60-23
  • Rear Tire Metzeler 260/35-21
  • Brake Disc Thunderbike Open Mind
  • Painting by Ingo Kruse / Kruse Design

The Ride Out Shooting by Horst Rösler

The Sturgis USA Shooting by Horst Rösler

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