Monthly Archive: November 2017

BSA Stan torsion bars

The other weekend when on the BSA Bosworth Bumble I was very aware Stan wasn’t handling the corners very well, and all during the ride I took then very steady. The BSA Ariel 3...

BSA Bosworth Bumble day two

Sunday AM was much colder than Saturday’s weather, although the sun was out and strong. I checked the thermometer in the car a few times but it wouldn’t get above 3 degrees. Nick and...

BSA Bosworth Bumble

A good mate of mine and I arranged earlier in the year a get together of the BSA Ariel 3 owners we had made friends with on Facebook. As always dates and times are...

Datsun in the sun day one.

First reports are in from the team in Kenya, the car is collected its been worked on and been for a drive. I understand it might of been a wee bit hot (I managed...

BSA Ariel 3 ride and test

It has been a while since I have ridden out on the Moped, mainly due to weather at weekends being poor and also being busy with the Viva GT resto. I have parked up...

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GT badges

last night I finally drilled the rear boot lid of the GT to re fit the GT badge. The rear lid of the GT was rotten so a suitable second hand replacement had been...

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GT trim work

Another evening in the workshop, I re-drilled the rear quarters and fitted the GT badges. The rear quarters already had the holes, but were covered over with paint, so a steady hand with the...

BSA Rack for car

Not content to just ride a “trike of doom” around, today a good friend, with my guidance and instructions modified the old Dave Coopers Bike rack to fit the Trike! It means I can...

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GT Rear Seats

Another evening on the tools, after a quick coffee and biscuit (or two) it was back into the workshop and continue the rebuild. All the extra soundproofing has been fitted under the rear seats,...