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So far Mikey has created 14 blog entries.

Spring/summer 2016

I finally pulled down my Knuck engine this April after it pretty much being together since the early 198o’s, I had experienced a slight drop in compression in the front cylinder last August and ran the bike out for a additional 300 + miles to the end of the riding season. When I took the […]

By |June 9th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

Busy year.

Busy busy busy is about all I can say about this riding season in the new location. With the addition of the new Indian dealership in the building there is often times people checking the overall operations out. I did get to ride my knuckle a few times, the last time was just before the […]

By |September 16th, 2015|Blog|0 Comments

Sorry about the lack of content lately, The pan is done except for some minor re calibrating of the linkert. It seems that even with all of the parameter’s in line and correct for a M74B on a Panhead this particular carburetor is going rich right off of idle and then clearing out above 2,500 RPM. […]

By |April 25th, 2015|Blog|0 Comments

More Videos

This is a 1961 Panhead being run for the first time since being rebuilt. No that is not the correct air cleaner/filter we still need one bracket and the cover screw for the correct filter.

By |March 26th, 2015|Blog|0 Comments

More Videos

Here is another video of the 1942 UL. Sorry about the finger in the way of the picture.

By |March 26th, 2015|Blog|0 Comments

Recent Videos

Here is a new video of a recently completed  engine in early 2015 a 1942 UL


By |March 26th, 2015|Blog|0 Comments

61Panhead finished except for the running.

This is the 61 Panhead that came to me in complete, as a rebuilt lower end, with black painted cylinders, a awfull lot was incorrect with it in my opinion. The main crankshaft bearing outer races had worn the crankcase cast in insert from spinning in the case for who knows how long. As a […]

By |March 20th, 2015|Blog|0 Comments

Completed 42 UL

I am still struggling with this technology called the “cloud” guys, I take pictures and save them to my “Cloud” and then I cannot figure out how to send them to this site. That is the primary reason for the delay in my new posts for you all to see. The UL that I have pictured here has […]

By |March 18th, 2015|Blog|0 Comments

Now that I have the business going and getting the shipping figured out and some of the parts coming in I decided that I had better start putting some of the engines back together, they say it will get warmer than it is now some time this spring. This one is the 42 U that I showed the before […]

By |February 15th, 2015|Blog|0 Comments

New shop


It has been a long drawn out process, but we are finally getting close, the building inspector came in yesterday and other than for a couple of small things still needing to be done we are there. I have the shop set up for my use and after a lot of walking at the last […]

By |February 4th, 2015|Blog|0 Comments