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  • Chopped 2019

    After a little break Chopped was back! What is Chopped? It’s hard to explain, old cars, motorcycles, good music, food, drinks and people. This year they had a drag strip and it was all the motivation I needed to get the old 1951 Triumph off the bench and give it a run. Oh and the […]

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  • Scrambling on the Rickman

    Two events popped up recently that I wanted to attend, a Vintage Scramble day and also the Chopped festival. The vintage scramble day allowed me to get the 1969 Rickman Metisse out for a round of racing. The setting was Gellibrand in rural Victoria. A grass track event with natural terrain that suited the conditions […]

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  • BMW Chopper to Born Free 12

    The highlights have been non stop this year, sure small business has its highs and lows but when a highlight like this comes along I celebrate! Being on this list is a really exciting opportunity for myself. My 2014 honeymoon had Born Free as a destination and it blew my mind and changed the course […]

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  • The Eu with BMW

    I am half way home from a whirlwind 10 days in Europe with BMW Motorrad. In a previous post I explained the BMW Chopper build that I debuted at the Throttle Roll event in Sydney. The idea behind the whole build is to take you on the journey of creation by really getting into the […]

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  • Making it to Dust Hustle

    Well I finally made it! For years now I have watched this bi annual event that Ellaspede affectionately call Dust Hustle grow and grow. I have wanted to be a part of it for a long time, it hasn’t been for the lack of trying either, but this year I made it. In my last […]

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  • BMW Chopper Project

    About this time last year I had a brand new BMW motorcycle in my home workshop ready to transform it into an idea I had rolling around in my head. That project was a dream of mine that I worked very hard on to make a reality. It’s not only the build in itself it’s […]

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  • MotorEx 2019 in the RPS13

    My new workshop has given me a new lease on life when it comes to events. Having the extra room makes my life incredibly easy. So when MotorEx came around I was excited to get packing and put on a show. I loaded up the BMW R Nine TE, the Hilux, the flat track Harley, […]

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  • Life behind bars

    So last weekend I got to take the Alta out on its first proper ride. In my last post I explained the benefits of this motorcycle and the excitement I had for EV technology. It fills the space between push bikes and motorcycles for me. I was excited to get out into my favorite riding […]

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  • ETS goes Electric!

    2019 has been a hell of a year and it’s only just begun! I have met some incredible people who have opened my eyes up to a lot of possibilities in my first few months of running ETS out of Deakin Universities Manufutures facility. A big part of what got me here was my love […]

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