Time in the Garage

Delta band saw

This is a Delta band-saw that I found in craigslist.  I believe it to be from the 1940s.  I put a smaller pulley on the drive and purchased a metal cutting blade.  It works...

Steering stem

Last couple days I have been doing the average 15000 mile inspections and repacking some of the bearings.  I cleaned, inspected and re-greased the steering stem, swing-arm bushings, and shock linkage.

R6 update

A lot of woodcraft parts.  Woodcraft timing gear cover and alternator cover are installed as well as Woodcraft clipons, rearsets, and Woodcraft frame sliders.

As the Yamaha R6 sits to date

Waiting on parts, money, and time.   Those three things will get here before the spring and so far its going together smoothly.    

Speed Holes

Putsed around in the shop and created some nice parts. GT 750 Fuel tank strap   Yamaha YZF-R6 Drive sprocket guard   Circle Templates

Suzuki GT750

This is a project that has been going for 4 years.  Every now and then I drag it out and do some work on it.  This is actually a collaboration between a friend and...

GT750 Project History

I’m not going to post an in depth explanation but this is the history of the GT750 project in a nutshell. You gotta remember this is a collaboration between my friend and I, and...

New Rearsets

Woodcraft packaged their parts nice and secure.  Pictured is also a set of Woodcraft clipons as well.     I was pleased with the result.  WoodCraft makes some excellent top end items.  I felt...