lundi 21 décembre 2015


i've installed a standard fork, just to see, but i'm not fan, the front became too "heavy"

girdler is much better
i've machined a pair of alloy finned front motormount, maybe too much, but too much is never enough

mercredi 9 décembre 2015


made some works on another set of cases, i 'll rebore the cylinder and fit a T 140 piston

jeudi 22 octobre 2015


make a new "nose" in stainless steel for my primary cover , was drilled by the rust

samedi 26 septembre 2015


got my rear sprocket ,interesting machining to come; and make few progress about the seat

samedi 19 septembre 2015


at last the tank is installed, not really simple , as i donn't want to drill or weld on the frame, cause it's a venerable, i make a stainless clamp with a neck which is underneath the tank and two small angle bracket for the rear mount

and i must build another set of risers cause now the tank is a little higher than before

mercredi 2 septembre 2015


miscellaneous jobs
air scoop "filter" for a future project
new life for an old plug
Lizzy checking the cranckcases

jeudi 27 août 2015


rolling chassis is done, "stock style" as required, exept the side panels. just the engine, which is ready, to install and the wiring to do

dimanche 23 août 2015

A 65

few progress about the A 65 , electric box done, battery case too, and lot of little things not complicated but long to mind

my part of work is nearly done on this one

mardi 11 août 2015


few prog about the A 65, rear mudguard tray is nearly done
i made a pair of rear motormount with an anchor for the oil filter
and an holder for the coils

jeudi 30 juillet 2015


i've another A 65 in the shed, for a genuine rebuild, not often here.... so another set of mudguard brackets to make, front is done, rear is on way

switch knob was broken so i made a stainless star instead

samedi 25 juillet 2015


still on test............, here's few pics with the genuine headligh, love it

dimanche 19 juillet 2015


apologize for the lack of update, can't be everywhere in the same time...... i'm working on my rear mudguard, and "bracketing" , as usual . i make a gas cap proto for the D1 tank too, will probably try other way

vendredi 26 juin 2015

UPDATE, if we can tell that like that.........

main prog is that i found a D1 tank at a decent price on the bay , provisory(one more time) installed . can't move on the workshop this week, i'm working in a scary monster............

dimanche 7 juin 2015


my engine had 60 years yesterday, not a record, i reckon, but it's a good beginning

 finished the battery strap for the other project