Category: Workshop

Best Throttle

The best quality throttles are really between Magura abd Domino Magura is more affordable the Domino is almost double the price but it is by far more of a electric [ … ]

VSL Boxford lathe

I picked up a VSL Boxford lathe from a good friend of mine Brian who’s allowed me to fix it up and use it. Dates from between 1972 and 1976. [ … ]

Hub Direct drive motors

Grin Technologies has been slowly working away at making their own direct drive hub motor for electric bikes and is currently in a beta/pilot release program. The idea first took [ … ]

Oval tube press

Over tube press.. So to get a novel shape from a circular shape is a mathematical problem the parameter of the diameter of the circle must match the diameter of [ … ]

Third party parts

Reverse Triple crown shock for ruff terrain stanchions allow bracket mounting as well as taking advantage of what’s on offer in the market place.. I’m leaning towards DNM shocks from [ … ]

Welding Jig

  I’m building two jigs one jig will be a costume jig for my DH frame and the other jig will be for the rugby chairs with modular angle brackets, [ … ]

Tube Notcher

  I’m going to use two tools for tube notching the first is going to be the CNC 4th access a mill turn for straight tubes the other will be [ … ]

JD2 Tube bender DIY

DIY tools Tube bender The tube bender I’m building is a copy of the JD2 bender made with my CNC machine alternatively it would be great to buy one but [ … ]