kn-bags-01

Published - Jun 12, 2012

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k&n filter bags

Someone is going to find this info useful.. I spent 4 hours today riding in shitty shitty rain, from State College (Penn State) coming back to Philly. Pretty much torrential down-poured the entire way. My 79 cb650 has velocity stacks on it which means I should not be able to ride in rain at all. […]

z1-before-01-bw

Published - Jun 10, 2012

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Comments - 8

1974 Kawasaki Z1 900

Someone once told me when looking to buy a cycle… you want to pay about $1 per cc. Unfortunately, I don’t think this is accurate anymore since vintage cycles have gained popularity… I have no need for a 3rd cycle, but this popped up for about $.65 per cc, with a title, under 10K miles, […]

sterling_bw-11

Published - Jun 4, 2012

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Comments - 7

Nashville to Maine | CB350

Over the weekend this guy Sterling showed up at Cast & Salvage on his CB350 on his way from Nashville heading towards Maine. A serious trip for 70’s CB350. The bike had some serious oil leaks and needed some tuning up which was the reason for the visit. We pushed off some other work and […]

helmet-01

Published - Jun 1, 2012

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helmet in ad

long story short, a photographer used one of my helmets in a test shoot for an ad for Free People which I guess is a division of Urban Outfitters…

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Published - Jan 10, 2016

KZ750 swing arm stretch | 3

Took a drive out to Mike A’s garage to get some tubing turned down to match the ID of the swing arm tubing. I’m hoping to have a lathe again soon. Turned slugs tacked into the swing arm. Anyone know what the best practice is here? I’ve typically tacked them, assembled the part, and then […]