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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old Jan 16th, 2011, 3:23 pm Thread Starter
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Berlin Factory Videos

Here are some interesting videos taken at BMW's Berlin factory.

1/5 - Exterior shots & mechanical production
Slant/4 motor machining starts at 4:23
Frame welding starts at 10:30

2/5 - K1600GT 6 cylinders engine assembling
Slant/4 assembly starts at 4:43
Slant/6 assembly starts at 9:40

3/5 - Automatic & craft paint shop

4/5 - K1600GT assembling line
Full K1600GT build

5/5 - Final test & motorcycle packaging
K1600GT dyno test starts at 6:02

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Thanks for posting. I enjoyed all five.

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