• Flat Track XL1200 Build

    This time last week Streetfighter and I took a run up to the Auctions to grab a bike for our next flat track race day, he was searching for a 1200 Harley Sportster. We found one that was perfect, broken enough to be affordable but salvageable enough to not need too much. Streetfighter was the […]

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  • Build Diaries – Part 7

    In part 6 I did the final test ride before powder-coat, in Part 7 its time to get everything finalised and make the final steps towards the race. 6/03/15 I had to finish early to drop the frame off to Colour Tech to get clear powdercoated, Daniel at Colour Tech is great, he really cares […]

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  • Build Diaries – Part 6

    27/02/15 It’s been a full week since the 2 day bender that led up to the first ride, over the course of that week I have planned the finishing touches to the bike that will allow it to be tech inspected by the DLRA officials in order to compete in the 2015 Speedweek competition, I […]

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  • Build Diaries – Part 5

    What a wild weekend that was, Friday night quickly stretched into Saturday morning and by the time I got all my jobs done it was time to load the bike into the van and head off for the meet point with the film crew. How did the ride go? It was amazing but first I […]

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  • Flats Movie – Build Diaries Part 4

    The last four days have flown by, last Friday I spent the day rushing around organizing everything I needed to do in the garage over the weekend, I wanted to be prepared so that as soon as the filming started we could progress pretty quickly and the bike come together the way I wanted it. […]

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  • Flats Movie – Build Diaries Part 3

    10/2/15 With the bike finally all pulled apart and all the parts needed for the new build layed out on the floor I was ready to start the fun bit! I was so eager to get home and finish the steering neck, remove the cartridges out of the forks and get the layout on the […]

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