Archive for the ‘puch’ Category

Busey’s Back.

25May11

Decided to give Scary Busey a double dose of pimping and upgrayedd the shocks. I liked the shocks Christophe used on his Daggr1 one build (west seattle just got a set too). When I looked into where those guys got them (www.mytrailbuddy.com), I was surprised to find out it was a half hour away! So […]


Dual Snap Rings

22May11

While I was in Seattle I picked up a V1 turned Puch clutch bell for the KTM conversion. This fancy item was forged deep in the liar of Seattle wizard Michael Mike. When I picked it up he gave me some wizardly advice and suggested running dual snap rings to keep the crank from walking […]


I first built this Polini bottom end 2 years ago. It was clean, but the case matching left room for improvement. Here’s the original case match. That will not stand, man. The top ports especially. Here’s an ok photo of comparing a before and after. The right channel is mostly done, and the left is […]


I had forgotten how much I love having a shop to work in. Heading down there with no agenda, listening to music and hanging out and working is incredibly relaxing and enjoyable. I spent the last 3 nights hanging out in the shop doing some work on my polini cylinder and cases. I was looking […]


Scary Busey’s getting a suspension UPGRAYEDD along with the new motor build. First up is getting the magnum swingarm I’ve had sitting around mounted up. With the longer swingarm, it was time to chop the fender down. I used Jeremy D Bandit’s maxi frame as some inspiration. Jeremy is a master of meticulous and beautiful […]


weeeeeeeee!

01Mar11

The winter months make it easy to forget how much fun you have with moped friends. This weekend I went down to Goshen Indiana for a welcome home party for Mr. Responsible Jon, hosted by Devin at the MLM shop. It was a collection of amazing midwestern friends. Bandits, TBS, Guns, MF, Motion Left and […]


cuperzack put together a really well thought out post about moped racing, the progression it’s taken over the last couple years, and what the core of it is all about. it’s long, but worth it. here are some highlights…. The first 2 years of moped racing did much to evolve the tuning and attitudes towards […]


scary busey…

28Oct10

scary busey on 2 stroke gallery! lots of mopeds and rad other 2 stroke machines on their site. plans are formulating for the next step of scary busey. i’m kicking the 15 bing to the curb (for this bike/for now) and going big….much bigger. thanks to the sweeties at motomatic, i’m going to have a […]