In the Shop Today

This week we have the pleasure of working on a very special bike, a 1999 Aprilia RS250, yes it’s a two stroke. And yesterday we organized another photo shoot with Harley, it was our second one with her. She is so easy to shoot and we get along with her well. And...
Some Really Ugly Shit During a Carburetor Service

Some Really Ugly Shit During a Carburetor Service

Check this. We are working on a 1973 Yamaha TX650, similar to the XS650, one of the things we are doing a carburetor service and one of the carbs has some issues. The posts that hold the float pin have completely dissolved! Some really ugly shit going on here. If you...
We Just Got a New Project Bike

We Just Got a New Project Bike

The back story… I’m at SoMoto bike night at Baxter Village in Fort Mill, SC with Blair B. showing the BBCB550 we had recently finished. Blair and I had just arrived, he was on his CB550 and I was on the ’86 FZ600. The ride in was great, the weather...
In the Shop Today

In the Shop Today

AT GMW we build custom bikes and do general service in-between the builds. Periodically or builds come in for service and recently we have been visited by several of our past builds. While some of these bikes were in the shop Benjamin jumped on the opportunity and...
We Won, Big Time!

We Won, Big Time!

Every once in a while everything comes together and just works. It’s pretty rare, but this past weekend was one of these times and it was huge for us. Over the last 17 months and pushing 300 hours, Jesse and I poured our hearts into a build, a very special...