Jan 14, 2019had scratching moment - rebuilding my D1 centre stand
Jan 08, 2019
Jan 06, 2019It works - took at little modding.
Jan 01, 2019My Highlights of Motorcycling In 2018
Dec 24, 2018simple cut - showing me exploring Cambridgeshire on my 59 C15
Dec 22, 2018Corrosion on BSA Bantam D1 1951 GPO Mudguard. Pre restoration.
Dec 15, 2018cheap speedo bought from Ebay for my C15
Dec 08, 2018Checking out the brake cable action. Needs further investigation.
Dec 08, 2018riding the b roads around Godmanchester on my BSA C15
Nov 29, 2018
Nov 29, 2018
Nov 20, 20181951 D1 BSA Headlamp assembly.
Nov 17, 2018horn testing - electrical problem ?
Nov 05, 2018
Nov 04, 2018Ebay welder makes good a broken centre stand lug on my 69 BSA.
Oct 31, 2018Testing the Eken H9R camera at night.
Oct 30, 20182019 test of camera position
Oct 28, 2018bits that need sorting or work in progress.
Oct 24, 2018Recommision of a recently rebored B175
Oct 21, 2018LED Running light BSA C15 LED
Oct 18, 2018experimenting with an LED as a running light for my BSA's
Sep 28, 2018I wasn't expecting that.
Sep 26, 2018taken on night time lapse mode shutter exposure of 20 seconds, interval set to automatic. 1,300 photos for the 40+ seconds you see here. Had to put the camera in the apples trees to filter out lots of estate light pollution.
Sep 15, 2018B175 running post rebuild
Sep 13, 2018
Aug 27, 2018filmed on iPhone - apologies about the quality.
Aug 19, 2018Short Video of Stilton Bike Show. All in all a fantastic day. My Favourite bikes were the two BSA's at the entrance to the show. Then Tonys Tribsa, followed closely by Andys GT, and then the lovely american import T140. I rode my 66 Bantam 67 miles round trip.
Aug 05, 2018snapped a spark plug on my ST - here's how I sorted it.
Aug 03, 2018Sena Intercom Shark S900 helmet
Jul 29, 2018Think I have answered my own questions to why it is pushing oil out of the case mount. . .
Jul 25, 2018
Jul 25, 2018ensuring the return spring is set up correctly - please take great care this spring is under load and you could lose a finger or worse. Proceed at your own risk.
Jul 22, 2018taking a look at the 59 c15 gearbox, as the kick start would not engage. Was thinking it was a pawl problem. Not the case. Will swap it out for good measure. but nothing wrong. swapping plunger and spring as well. NOTE SELECTOR RODS ARE PROBABLY NOT CORRECT.
Jul 17, 2018riding along the somme valley a quick test video using GoPro Quick.
Jul 15, 2018playing with the mount on my gopro
Jul 15, 2018Any help welcome. I started to explore why my kickstart was not engaging. Having checked the clutch was not to blame I took the inner cover off to discover this foreign object. I have no idea where it has come from. I have checked all gears for damage, and there appears to be no visual damage.
Jun 10, 2018Every rider dreads that moment when he turns the key, and nothing. One of the lads suffered the same thing this morning. God Bless. Even worse, in front of 50+ mates.
Jun 10, 201810th June 2018 - Cambs and Rutland BSA Bantam Meet - Cross Keys Pub Upwood.
May 31, 2018temporary wiring on my 1959 BSA - time to go. An evening of working out what needs doing. Removal of bullet type connectors and the installation of inline fuses.
May 26, 2018Some cutting, bending, welding and banging converting an old humped seat pan into a flat pan - will be fitted to my 1959 BSA Motorcycle
May 24, 2018Part 1 - Modifying a C15 seat pan with a hump. using an angle grinder and welder ( Part 2 will show the welding and complete seat.
May 23, 2018Simon, Andy, Wayne, Tony, Ants and I ride out towards Tallington lakes for a classic vehicle meet. The Five Horseshoes Barholm. Stamford.
May 14, 2018Shot on an iPhone, it captures the monthly meet at Upwood in Cambridgeshire. We meet the second Sunday of every month, from 10.30 in the morning, and the pub serve bacon rolls, teas and coffees with free top ups. Everyone is welcome, any bike any make and anyone who is interested in Motorcycling.
May 11, 2018Decided to take my 1958 BSA to the Scooter meet on Thursday Night. I was the only old Rocker.
May 09, 2018A cheap cable from Ebay fails and causes way too much grief. never again. fortunately the nipple was found inside the monobloc
May 23, 2018throttle cable snaps and all hell breaks loose
May 05, 2018First run out on my 1959 BSA 250cc - C15 met Simon at the Crown then onto Johnson's at Oldhurst, then into Houghton by way of Houghton hill.
Apr 29, 20182nd time riding with Yorkshire, met at Squires Cafe, and went to look at practical classic cars in Tadcaster - Sunday 29th April 2018
Apr 25, 2018It damages the Teflon coating on the bush, but if your careful the fork leg can be used again. Take your time and it'll come out. Removal tool needs some grinding to fit - but £13 from toolstation saved the day.
Apr 16, 2018Out and about on my Triumph T140 - lovely dry evening, happy to be bobbing along and taking in the view.