Classic Z900 Restoration (76 A4)

Classic Z900 Restoration (76 A4) Nearly sold the zed a while back, but the would be buyer decided that he would be better spending the money and much more on a restored example. So I decided to ‘restore’. The bike is fine, but on closer inspection, there are a few things that need to be […]

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Classic resto bolts

Classic resto bolts As oem options aren’t much help, what are people’s thoughts on the replacement nuts and bolts for a classic restoration . 1. Remove the originals with the markings on the heads, get them chromed (but they still may have the farmers spanner marks ) 2. Replace them with stainless cap screws or […]

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Honda Cub Trials

Honda Cub Trials Hi Found this very interesting Honda Cub based Trials bike seems cheap and cheerful .. on my TODO list now http://www.bsaotter.com/media/images…4/IMG_8707.jpg And has the same proportions. A Work of art. I have loved several HONDA TL 125 from nearly 30 years ago. Before that, I wanted to ride […]

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Classic bikes < 1990 insurance

Classic bikes < 1990 insurance Hi guys got my learners recently had been riding a 125 nsr untill it got stolen so picked up a cbr 250r (mc19). I didnt actually get to use the nsr before it was stolen but hey thats limerick. Anyways called up liberty refused to insure me due to […]

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50s style bike needed for show prop

50s style bike needed for show prop OK, kind of an unusual request here. There is a show running in the Draíocht in Blanchardstown that needs a 50s style bike as a show prop. Does not need to be a runner, but needs to be cosmetically decent, as if in use. Needs to be […]

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Getting a registration for an old yoke.

Getting a registration for an old yoke. I bought a basket case Bsa 650 A10 years ago and never did much with it. I have started to put it back together and i got to wondering how do you register an old bike with no paperwork ? I have a reg plate and log […]

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