Sunday, 22 March 2015
Friday, 20 March 2015
Had a couple of days off so Ive been working on the van and the bikes.
Done an oil change and a bit more welding. Underseal going on (me and the VW...).
While I was waiting for oil to drain I cracked on with my 50's Ariel frame. Welded a bead around the head races to get them out
Next was the Fantic rear brake. How it was:-
Sunday, 8 March 2015
Had a ride out today on the Fantic. Been a long time since I've ridden a trials bike. Met Heath at the Zona 1 practice ground, set out and rode a few section, took the carb to bits (well, Heath did) and had a cracking time. The Fantic rides really well but I need to lighten the clutch.
In its natural environment:-
Me mid section:-
Sunday, 1 March 2015
Did a few jobs on the Fantic today.
First off was to fit a kill switch and tidy away the lights wiring to under the tank:-
The front brake had been modified, so I decided to go back to original. This is how it was with the brake arm forward:-
Fitted some new grips and a number board too.
Got a few more jobs to do - change the rear tyre, modify the rear brake pedal, but its rideable now.
Keeping my sponsors happy :-)