Mojo Duc

Mojo Duc

Guido (MojoDuc on the forums) grew up around exotic cars and bikes. His dad always had a few at a time, with classics like the Superseven and ’56 Caddilac to a restored Morris Minor Traveller, and his […]

S5 (z1075) Goodies

S5 (z1075) Goodies

Mark from RCD has sent us these beautiful rearsets for S5, the Kawasaki Z1075.   Previously… We’ve made a good start on S5, removing the extraneous parts (most of them) and swapping the forks. It’s amazing how […]

Sean’s First Cafe Build

Sean’s First Cafe Build

Sean is a regular, 40-something, bike-loving guy from Bristol, who grew up around his dad’s bikes, including BSA & Triumphs, so the Cafe Racer/Rocker style was already in his blood when he decided to build his first […]

Tim’s V-Twin Thing

Tim’s V-Twin Thing

I’ve just sold my Fireblade and gone back in time, I’ve picked up a really clean Ducati 900SS FE. The chap I bought it off has had it from new and it came from a collection of […]

Custom Blues

Custom Blues

I really enjoy tinkering with my bike, but if I’m honest, at least half my efforts involve way too much cursing, swearing, wishing I’d never started, and sometimes wasting lots of money. It’s my own fault. I’m […]

Garage Project’s W650

Garage Project’s W650

The guys at downunda may seem to be relatively new kids on the block when it comes to building, but I love their bikes, their attitude and they way they tell it. They’ve always been inspired by […]

Gilson’s Triumph

Gilson’s Triumph

If you haven’t come across the Gilson’s take on how Triumph should have been building their bikes from day one, then you’re in for a treat. Jules & Mark Gilson and Mark Robbins make up this British trio […]

Spirit at Rollerburn

Spirit at Rollerburn

Grant took these great pics at Rollerburn. It’s just a shame there’s none of us eating a McDeath, outside in the freezing midnight fog with a load of assorted skaters and bikers. Good times. I know what […]

NEC Cafe or Decaf?

NEC Cafe or Decaf?

I headed down to the NEC bike show this week to check out what’s new, hoping that the fast growing cafe scene might be having a bit more of an influence on the big corporate machine that […]

Build 43: Geoff’s Duc

Build 43: Geoff’s Duc

Moto Brilliance: Not a single bolt or component out of place – just pure, understated cool Sometimes a bike comes along that really moves my soul, but it tends to be from the usual suspects at places […]

Sideburn’s Rollerburn

Sideburn’s Rollerburn

This weekend a few of us decided to brave the Watford gap and tear up the A1 beyond Nottingham to check out Rollerburn – an event that promised to combine cafe racers & custom bikes with Rollergirls […]

Building to Victory

Building to Victory

After a few quiet weeks, where most of my spare time has been spent setting up the Bike Shed, it was time to return my attention to the little Duc and her needs. The trouble with starting […]