bare metal tank
Based on some things I’ve been seeing lately from Adam and Shinya, I’ve been psyched on the bare metal look. I think it fits my 650 well. The 650 is a little rough around the edges and sounds nasty with the pod filters and 4-1 exhaust. So the raw metal tank with a few minor imperfections fits the theme. I bought another tank on eBay and stripped her down. eBay tank was super clean…
This is the shit Adam and I are using to prevent bare metal from rusting, it’s called Boeshield:
Boeing uses it on their airplanes… pretty sick.
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Published - Mar 26, 2014
If you didn’t figure it out already, you probably need to pick up an old enduro. Holy shit they’re fun. As a graphic designer I can’t stop looking at these old ads. They’re so great. I love the ones with the crazy colors. Of course your dad bought a yamaha enduro in the early 70’s. […]