Japanese Custom Motorcycles

The Nippon Chop – Chopper, Cruiser, Bobber, Trikes and Quads

Author: Uli Cloesen

Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd

ISBN:

Category: Transportation

Page: 128

View: 695

Japanese Custom Motorcycles is the first book to show the evolution of the Japanese cruiser in the ‘metric’ custom scene. The growing trend of customising metric bikes into choppers, bobbers, et al – be they high-end bikes, garage-built beauties, or more recent Japanese cruisers – is superbly illustrated with examples from all over the world. Featuring owner’s stories and technical descriptions, Japanese Custom Motorcycles is guaranteed to interest metric bike fans and members of the custom scene alike. From singles, twins, triples, fours, and sixes – see the custom side of Japanese motorcycles.

British Café Racers

Author: Uli Cloesen

Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd

ISBN:

Category: Transportation

Page: 128

View: 839

This is the first book to solely concentrate on the British-powered café racer motorcycle. Renewed interest in custom British café conversions is illustrated with stunning images of select sporting, racing, and ‘café’d’ British motorcycles. From single-cylinder to four-cylinder variants – see the ‘café’d’ side of British bikes!

British Custom Motorcycles

The Brit Chop - choppers, cruisers, bobbers & trikes

Author: Uli Cloesen

Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd

ISBN:

Category: Transportation

Page: 128

View: 779

This book takes a look at some of the fantastic British-based custom bikes around the globe. A celebration of all things ‘custom Brit,’ it is the only book devoted entirely to the British custom motorcycle, revealing the innovative, fresh approach to British motorcycle-based custom bike building.

Italian Café Racers

Author: Uli Cloesen

Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd

ISBN:

Category: Transportation

Page: 128

View: 908

There have been plenty of books published about Italian motorcycles, and a few covering the café racer genre, but none has covered the evolution of the Italian sportsbike into the Italian café racer – until now. Coming from a nation with a great motorcycle racing heritage, Italian motorcycles have, unsurprisingly, always had a sporting flair. This book lifts the lid on the growing trend of custom Italian café conversions, illustrated in detail with stunning images of select sporting, racing, and caféd Italian motorcycles. Italian Café Racers celebrates stunning Italian bikes from all over the globe. From the old to the modern, from horizontal-singles to inline sixes, this book reveals these stylish machines in all their innovative glory. Whether you’re a entusiasta, a follower of the café racer culture, or simply appreciate beautiful bikes, this book is guaranteed to interest and inspire … see the ‘caféd’ side of Italian bikes.

How to restore Honda SOHC Fours

YOUR step-by-step colour illustrated guide to complete restoration

Author: Ricky Burns

Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd

ISBN:

Category: Transportation

Page: 176

View: 154

This book gives enthusiasts of the single overhead camshaft Honda Four a step-by-step guide to a full restoration. Whether it be the small but luxurious CB350/4 right through to the ground breaking CB750/4. This guide covers dismantling the motorcycle and its components, restoring and sourcing parts, paint spraying, decals and polishing. The chapters cover, Engine, frame, forks, fuel, exhaust, seat, brakes, tyres, electrics, up to the rebuild and on to safe setup and general maintenance and finally onto riding safely and storage.

How to Rebuild and Restore Classic Japanese Motorcycles

Author: Sid Young

Publisher: Motorbooks

ISBN:

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 240

View: 565

Everything you need to know to restore or customize your classic Japanese motorcycle. Whether you want to correctly restore a classic Japanese motorcycle or create a modified, custom build, you need the right information about how to perform the mechanical and cosmetic tasks required to get an old, frequently neglected, and often long-unridden machine back in working order. How to Rebuild and Restore Classic Japanese Motorcycles is your thorough, hands-on manual, covering all the mechanical subsystems that make up a motorcycle. From finding a bike to planning your project to dealing with each mechanical system, How to Rebuild and Restore Classic Japanese Motorcycles includes everything you need to know to get your classic back on the road. Japanese motorcycles have been the best-selling bikes in the world since the mid-1960s, driven by the "big four": Honda, Yamaha, Suzuki, and Kawasaki. Of course certain bikes have always had a following - Honda CB750, 305 Hawk, CB400-4, Benly; Suzuki GT750, Katana, GS1000S; Yamaha XS650, RD400 Daytona, TZ; Kawaski H1, H2, Z1R - and these have now become the blue-chip Japanese bikes leading collectors to seek out more common (and now more affordable) alternatives. This is the perfect book for anyone interested in classic Japanese motorcycles, as well as prepping a bike to build a cafe racer, street tracker, or other custom build.

Custom Bikes

Author: Lori K. Pupeza

Publisher: ABDO & Daughters

ISBN:

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

View: 366

Discusses the history, riding, and racing of custom bikes, including such aspects as the engine, other parts, gear, and safety tips.

Motorcycle Dream Garages

Author: Lee Klancher

Publisher: Motorbooks International

ISBN:

Category: Transportation

Page: 192

View: 509

If you can't be on your motorcycle on the open road, the next best place is the garage. Motorcycle Dream Garages opens the doors to sixteen palaces for two-wheeled work and play.

Custom bikes

Author: Peter Henshaw

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Transportation

Page: 80

View: 106

Motorcycles

Author: Dave Richmond

Publisher: Crescent

ISBN:

Category: Motorcycles

Page: 40

View: 315

Tells the story of the motorcycle from its beginning to the present day. It describes how they work, and the purposes for which different machines are built.