Category: BSA

Bsa Ariel 3

BSA Air 3: Curry gone to pastures new

Well it had to happen one day, but Curry my Green BSA Air 3 has been sold. Over the last few days whilst the GT has been up another workshop for some electrical work, I have bene busy getting Curry put together the best I can. this after noon I...

BSA Ariel 3: Frankenair fuel tank

It’s been a few weeks since the last update on Frankenair, mainly because I have been awaiting parts from both China and the USA for the fuel tank, as well as full speed at work and on the GT. First off I washed the tank out using the power wash,...

BSA Air 3: Frankenair updates

So yesterday I spoke about the engine rebuild, well today was another on the spot lets get more done on Frankenair. The plan was to make the fuel tank. That quickly turned into a change of plans which resulted in many other jobs getting started and lots near finished. The...

BSA Air 3: Frankenair

At last I see some real progress in the development of Frankenair, I know it’s been hanging around for a while, but I for one would rather see it right than rushed, so its great to see yet more progress and good ideas coming together. In the last two weeks...

BSA Air 3: Frankenair

It’s been way too long since work on this project stopped (Oct 2017), but today like its name sake, it was resurrected, with the general idea of get it finished and out of the workshop. By the end of play yesterday we had (I say we, Nick does all the...

End of July Update

Better later than never as the saying goes, a few weeks back the GT attended its first ever show. Even though the car is not finished it was important for it to attend the 50th anniversary meet up of the GT at Market Harborough show ground. I think it was...

The Second BSA Bosworth Bumble

For those of you who follow my antics with the BSA Air 3 mopeds, don’t forget its the second world gathering of these bikes (28th & 29th July), for a ride around the lanes burning into the retina of bystanders an image of exquisite beauty. last year we rode out...

Bit of an update

As always the last of the winter weather played its part in sat in front of the TV not wanting to go out to the garage and work on the GT, So i elected to work on other vehicles instead. But some GT work has occurred. After taking the decision...

BSA Boris

Right well after the success of rebuilding Stan (the original orange bike of mine) last week, I took upon myself to start looking at one of the other bikes in the fleet. This is the blue bike I bought a few months ago from a chap in Norfolk. This is...

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 has rear torsion bars which steer the rear end into a corner (3 wheel steer way...