Saturday, January 17, 2015
Thursday, January 1, 2015
HL500 replicas - re breathing the last gasp of the famous 4 stroke motocrossers -Husky Restorations of NYC
Husky Restorations of NYC do an amazing job on historic huskys, as well as a roaring trade using TT500 donks as a base for custom HL500 replicas, and their quality is unbelievable. Here's the website (and be sure to read the 'buyer beware' article - it'll make you cry...http://huskyrestoration.com/?page_id=3
Wednesday, December 10, 2014
This fun little farm/AG bike was only released in NZ and Australia (although the bottom photo is from Japan). Basically a TS125 with different fittings and a bigger rear sprocket, but you've got to love anything with headlight bash bars.
Thursday, November 20, 2014
Wednesday, November 5, 2014
Handmade engine, 130hp and weighs only 160kg. Fun. Couldn't find the makers website, here's where I found it:
DETAILS (google translated)
Removable subframe with drawer under the seat and footrest brackets.
Support as headlights and fairings.
Support steering damper anchored to the chassis as.
Tilting widened and strengthened.
500cc 2 stroke 4 cylinder box 2 heights. (130hp approx.)
Intake valves by rotating the crankcase.
Food, 4 new 34mm Mikuni carburetors (originally mounted 28mm)
Pistons, rings, cages, seals bolts, rotary valves, etc ... new
Walls made CNC rotary valves
Crankshafts and remade box changes.
Cylinder heads flattened. Squish matched. Oil Pump canceled.
Cylinders handmade, all open transfers and the steeper ramps.
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
Monday, October 6, 2014
Ah, they don't do stylish graphics like that anymore ! Grab a piece of history on ebay here:
Sunday, August 24, 2014
Another custom house in Japan, but one still doing the older Bosozoku style rides, usually on 400cc bikes - here's the link:http://www.burstcity.jp/ (click on 'album' for images)