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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

IVVMCC Leopardstown Show ( 7 Oct 2017 )

IVVMCC Leopardstown Show ( 7 Oct 2017 ) Hi Guys irish veteran and vintage motorcycle club IVVMCC Leopardstown Show ( 7 Oct 2017 ) this Saturday . Dont miss it 🙂 Regards Source: IVVMCC Leopardstown Show ( 7 Oct 2017 )

Wanted, AJS Head

Wanted, AJS Head The Brother is looking for a cylinder head for a 1965 AJS CSR 14 250cc, Thanks. Source: Wanted, AJS Head