Wheel meet again

It's been a long time since I update the blog, but there really hasn't been much to say until now - Vikki is essentially finished. But I have just changed her wheels. If you recall, I had some original spec BMW basket weave alloy refinished when I put her on the road - and they where perfectly acceptable. But I've always wanted wire wheels, to complement the period look of the Sportster.

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Spring Brake?

I've managed to sort out the binding brake issue. I was going to fit a rose joint to take out any possible misalignment in the servo input rod, but after inspecting the clevis, it's bang in central.

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What was that Shirley?

It's all just a little bit of history repeating? It would appear so..,

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Time Flies, When Your Garage is Full...

...of assorted metalworking gear - meaning you have zero space to work on your car. Or at least that's my excuse.

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Delays Can Be Cool...

You may remember that I had a fancy new coolant header tank made up to replace the plastic BMW part that I fitted during the original build

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