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  • WTAC 2018 – The combo deal

    I have lost count of how many WTAC events I have been to. In the early days I was there as a driver, then I started combining a trade stand with my driving duties, then the support for ETS grew to a point that I had trouble managing them both and decided to be there […]

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  • The BMW R Nine TE Racer

    They are two very different worlds, cars and motorcycles. I know a bunch of motorcycle enthusiasts that have absolutely no interest in cars and vice versa. Through my social outlets I waver between two and four wheels with different events and builds that I am undertaking. In recent times I have combined my love for […]

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  • Gold Coast to home via the Bathurst 1000

    Following on from my last post where I drove our 1965 Econoline up to the RedBull Day in the Dirt I stored my van at my sister in laws on the Gold Coast and flew back home waiting for the perfect opportunity to make the flight back up and drive home. That opportunity came when […]

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  • The road to Day in the Dirt

    Let me start this post by saying that I have wanted to be a part of the RedBull Day in the Dirt for a long long time, growing up BMX and dirt bikes were life, its something I have never been able to shake nor would ever want to. When it was announced earlier in […]

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  • RSW x SWS x ETS TIG Night

    Too many three letter acronyms for you? Well I’ll expand it out, Rising Sun Workshop in Newtown Sydney is a communal home for motorcycle lovers, it gives RSW members a garage to work on their own bikes with the tools to do so both physically and metaphoricaly. You see its not only the tools to […]

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  • The beginning of Motocross – Our 1969 Rickman Metisse

    It all started with a trip to Japan in 2010, I went to see drifting and ended up falling in love with vintage American motorcycles, sounds crazy right? I’ll try and explain myself. While exploring Japan I kept being drawn to a vintage American culture that is so popular in Japan. It came as a […]

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  • Panhead home coming – Journey complete

    Last year was a blast! A lot of things just fell into place but it wasn’t without a heap of pushing. You may remember this really long post from last year about wanting to build an old Panhead Harley? Well to cut the really long story short I’ll summarize the highlights for you. – I […]

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  • A KTM 300 Tracker – Akin Edition

    A couple of months ago I spent some time up in QLD and met up with Max from Akin Moto, he threw me the keys to his Triumph Scrambler, equipped me with a new Akin jacket, some gloves, a helmet and we hit the road to meet up with some of his friends. After a […]

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  • Machine Shopping

    It has been a crazy few months here in the ETS garage, there has been monumental changes in both the layout of my workshop and the capabilities that lie within it. I had big plans but little room, something had to give, I completely went through my entire garage and sold everything that I didn’t […]

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