Suzuki DR 650 titanium spindles and bolts

To go with the 7075 alloy head stem i made last week for a Suzuki DR 650 i’ve also made the front wheel axle, swinging arm pin, suspension mounting bolts and engine mounting bolts. The swinging arm axle, engine mounting bolts and the shorter suspension bolt are made as studs, the long suspension bolt is as OEM as it screws […]

AJS 7R 7075 alloy steering head stem

To go with the Matchless G50 7075 alloy head stems my customer also wanted one for one of his AJS 7R’s. He’s had a magnesium bottom yoke cast up. This made making it not quite as straight forward as the G50 ones as the hole through the yoke is a lot smaller than the bearing size, but i still machined […]

Matchless G50 7075 alloy steering head stems

I’ve made a brace and a third of 7075 alloy steering heads stem for a Matchless G50. My customer has had a batch of alloy bottom yokes machined up so these stems are to fit them.   They have also had some titanium steering head bearings made to use with them, i didn’t make the bearings, and they are about […]

Honda BR1000 7075 alloy exhaust nuts

Along with the oil cooler bolt below, my customer also wanted a set of exhaust nuts in 7075 alloy, and here they are…. They are M7 thread, i’ll be making the studs to go with them as well soon, they are M8 into the head and then M7 of course to accept the nuts.

Honda BR1000 7075 alloy oil cooler bolt

I’m still on with a shed load of 7075 alloy parts. I want to do all the alloy work i have in so it can all go for coating as one batch. This is an oil cooler bolt for a Honda BR1000, its a direct copy of the HRC one, but weighs 80g less, the HRC is 130g and my […]

Yamaha TDR titanium steering stem top nut bung

This is the final entry for the SP2/TDR head stem and steering head furniture, its a plug i’ve made to cover the top of the stem for the TDR/CRF head stem conversion. As the finished length of the new stem was hard to establish accurately without having the frame to fit it all in, i erred on the short side. […]

Suzuki DR 7075 alloy steering head stem

I seem to be repopulating the world with alloy head stems at the minute, here’s one for a Suzuki DR and then there are 5 more for AJS 7R’s that i’m on with making right now, so you’ll be sick of the sight of alloy before i’ve finished. Good job there’s lots more titanium parts coming up!   So the […]