Tagged: Frankenair

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...

Frankenair carburettor

Got in the post today a couple of Honda Hobbit carburettors, the same as the old carburettor used the other weekend on Frankenair. one as a gift to Nick for his hard work and the other for Frankie….

Frankenair more work done

A massive thanks to Nick again. I popped over to the farm, to assist (aka stand around looking lost whilst Nick got on with things). As always my legs are failing me so little was done by me in the last few hours other than moan about sore legs. But...

Frankenair starts to take shape

Today was the next step for me in bike ownership, frankenair was back on the workbench and I tried to assists Nick where i could as he develops the important parts (chain tensioner). I ended up bodging up some odd plates for various fittings, generally standing around with the camera...