Teardown took several sessions in the garage! There are a lot of little pieces and things that need to come apart, but again it was cool to see how everything worked.
On the evening will make anoth... more
This is the very beginning of my motorcycle building project! From when I first went to check out and purchase the 1973 CB350G from the PO (purchase owner) in September 2014. I snuggled it into the ga... more
Yoshimura s2 Cams
Carrillo H-Beam Rods
KWS CNC Pro Head
KWS Custom Head Gasket
Evil stretched swing arm
Full Akrapovic Carbon Hex Exhaust
10 color led kit
Rectifier relocated to outside n... more
My bike is a 2007 GSXR 750. Bought this one at the beginning of the year and instantly fell in love with it. The handling is great, even though it is stretched, i was surprised at that. The power comp... more
So I've just signed up to the sight and figure that I should update you all with what progress I've made...
Purchased the bike stock and the first few things I did was replace the handlebars with dra... more
Got my risers in. But bars didn't come in this week, damn it, but I can still get somethings ready for when they do. (Tomorrow hopefully)
Top triple. Whack the ignition loop off. Will be moving that... more
Waited to get the forks on 'till after work today. There is a 50 ton press in a shop next door where I work. Did not want to dremel the lower race off the stem yesterday when I could press the stem an... more
Thought I'd post up this week's progress this morning. I'll be update later this weekend with what ever else I got.
I tried all the rear calipers in my horde and nothing was going to jive. Consulted... more
Got my two wheel spacers done. This one picture represents hours of standing in front of the lathe. Going to just have to trust me on that, lol.Good news is my axle hole is perfect after using some ne... more
Work, snow, and family obligations took up most of my weekend. But I was able to get a couple important steps done.
In order to make the spacers mentioned above I needed to get the swingarm torqued... more
Rethought how I was going to trim that part for the lower dog bone mount. New plan in pic below, old in the last post. After ALOT of file and deremel work. Not wanting to remove any more material I ha... more
Today I didn't make any progress on the bike. Physically that is. I did how ever pick up a very key tool for completing this project.
Atlas 618 manual lathe... Fuck yeah..She is a runner, and seems d... more
So, all in all things are working out well. I'll work on my bearing and rear shock issues next. For now here is how she's looking. According to the rear valve stem I'm very nearly on my center too! Ch... more
Although I don't have a frame jig, I can make a decent try at keeping the new rear some what centered.
The center of my front tire is in the middle of the table lift's wheel clamp. Mark that and mea... more
As seen above, the swingarm that came on these bikes is boxy and plain. With the curvy tube frame and body lines this bike has it just never jived with me. So let's change the swinger.
Not so fast h... more
It's time y'all!!!
Back story, and reason for the title. The R6 I built a while back had been finished and I had my fun on it. The decision was made to move on to another build. I always had my eye... more
In this post I will talk about the failure of the fuel reserve sensor and how to save money and a couple of weeks of valuable summer time, if this happens with your bike.So, it all started with the fa... more
I continue the story of the rebuilding of the Husqvarna SM610 06 ', which I bought in the autumn of 2013.
This will be the last post, as the assembly of the motor is finished and it remains only to ad... more
In this post I will continue the story about the rebuilding of the Husqvarna SM610 06 'motard, bought in the fall of 2013.
To be more precise, I'll try to tell you how, from the standard dull wheels,... more
I always liked this bike, and I periodically looked through the ads, judging the average price of these devices and considering the various options for buying ... And then one day during this process... more