my specialty:12volt conversion kits for BMW /2 motorcycles

Joel RaposeJoel Rapose is a retired Oxnard California professor of technology emeritus; a long-time vintage BMW enthusiast and owner of Joel and Roxieseveral /2 machines; an experienced hand at /2 conversions; and well know to the vintage community as "The MZB (now PowerDynamo) guy."

Joel usually travels on his sidecar rig with his loyal companion "Roxie" and can be frequently found at BMW rallies around the West.

Joel spends his summers at Lake Almanor in California's Northern Sierras, and winters at his second home in Southern California. He is a retired Navy Senior Chief (E8) and an expert diver.

When not tinkering on old bikes or lining up sidecar projects, Joel can usually be found with his sainted wife Sue onboard "SEA3PO" their 22-foot C-Dory or their three-cylinder diesel tuboat "Kea."



Sidecar Sidecar Sea Dory