Archive for January, 2010

Vintage Motorcycle Ads


Hello Vincent

Piles of Goodness

Gypsy Run Shots 2009

The Gypsy Run 4 is coming, and after talking to Walter, I can tell you that epic doesn’t even begin to scratch the surface. Start making your plans now:

Special ‘79 Rocks YouTube

Our pal Jay (aka Special ‘79) has posted a bunch of videos of chopping up & narrowing a sportsters gas tank. He covers everything from splitting the tank to hammerforming the bottom to putting it all back together. Super informative stuff, go chek it out on his youtube page: Special ‘79 videos
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How To Knurl

Simplified Sheet Metal Layout

1977 XS650 Chop

Mike P. sent in some pics of his 1977 XS650 based chop along with this info. Dig into it.

The bike is a 1977 XS 650. This was my first bike build. It was a blast to build and I learned a ton. I can say now Im officially hooked on building […]

John Donahue’s XS650 Chopper

From the 2009 Greasebag Jamboree.
Hey J - you finally paint this thing yet or are we going to be waiting another few years for that?

Machinist Tool Fetish

Milling Machines 101