Posts made in May, 2013

Titanium Mini suspension bolt set

Posted by on May 24, 2013 in News | 0 comments

I’ve made a fair bit of stuff for cars now, wheel nuts and the like, but here’s a set of suspension bolts modified from the original hex heads to Torx 50. They are rather nice i have to say. Broaching the Torx sockets is hard going due to the amount of metal that has to be removed, more so than a hex. I managed to explode one broach! But i think its worth it, the Torx heads look really trick to me, not quite as light as they could be but easy on the eyes.

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Honda 125 titanium spindles and 7075 alloy steering parts

Posted by on May 23, 2013 in News | 0 comments

I recently made some titanium spindles and engine mounting bolts and 7075 alloy steering head stuff. The spindles had to have steel inserts in the end to make them magnetic.

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Titanium sprocket drive pins for BST KTM wheel

Posted by on May 22, 2013 in News | 0 comments

Yonks ago I said was making some drive pins for BST KTM wheels, well here they are, the photo’s have been sat on my camera waiting for this very moment! They are significantly more complex than the others for none KTM’s.   They have a 10mm socket for tightening the nuts:   The nuts are profiled with a 17mm radius:

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Titanium bolts and 7075 alloy bushes

Posted by on May 22, 2013 in News | 0 comments

Here’s some titanium M6 bolts and 7075 alloy top hat bushes i made for a Honda.

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Trouble at t’mill!

Posted by on May 22, 2013 in News | 0 comments

My computer fried itself 6 weeks ago and i’ve finally got back online again, i’ve tried to put up three or four blogs but something is amiss i fear as they haven’t appeared! So I think i’m back in business now and hope to be able to put up a load of stuff i’ve made over the last month, the little crank bolt below was a tester for the blog. so over the next few days/weeks i’ll blog like mad to catch up! maybe!

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