TRIUMPH, MAKING SHORT PEOPLE LOOK TALLER SINCE 1907
Taking a grinder to Britain's motorcycling heritage. Disclaimer This "Blog" represents the thoughts and actions of the author. It is created for academic interest and entertainment only. It is neither intended or implied that any person reading any article contained within, imitates or recreates any work described.
Smithy's work has been posted on here before, some may remember his NorBsa, Goldie motor in a Featherbed frame. He's also got a couple of Tritons, a Bonneville or two and other exotica tucked away in his clinically clean workshop.
Last year he happened upon a few rigid Trumpet bits and decided that a Bobber would be nice to have alongside the rest of the fleet. This is where he's at, at the moment, with a very understanding wife I'd say, paint hanging up to dry in the Living Room is a rare sight nowadays.
The Cafe Racer influence can be seen in his choice of wheels and the detail work carried out on the hubs and brake plates.
This is a build that will be worth waiting for, and the wait won't be long now. A different approach that will set it apart from most of the other stuff that's out there,...............and that's what it's all about ain't it?