The rusted, faded paint job isn't quite the look I am going for so time to try slopp'n some paint on this bag-of-bolts of an excuse for a bike.
After a failed attempt of mixing a laquer paint over ena... more
Battery is dead due to not being charged by stator. looks like I have a short on 2 of the 3 wires coming out of the stator. my DIY gasket job worked out except when I put it all back together it was d... more
So in my classy wisdom, I have snapped the head off the bleed nipple on the caliper at the front. Currently going to attempt to extract it.
This may go horribly wrong, I'll be a bike mechanic learnin... more
Been using the bike all Week to get to work. Brakes seem fine now and no leaks or issues, however today I had my first, oh sh*T moment.
Riding up a carriageway behind a slow bmw thought I'd o... more
Anything great is built and not bought and this bike is no exception. What’s makes it great is I know without a shadow of a doubt the torque on every bolt, it’s dialled in just for me.
From aftermark... more
Has anyone got any tips for the best product to clean up the water pipes on my R6! I’ve just fitted a nice shiny new set of headers and now these are bugging the life out me!
I’ve got brand new silico... more
So, in lockdown I decided I know, I'll sort and clean the brakes..
Little did I know that it would rake three blasts of a blow torch and plenty of man power to grt the bolts out, then behind the pisto... more