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March 09, 2018

New Build Pre-65

by Rob Sloggett

Build not buy? That was the decision when I made the leap into the pre 65 scene. With 3 bikes already in the garage I was in no rush to get another (2 had to be sold and one was having a full rebuild) so why not sell one of the bikes and learn about the heart of a Pre 65 machine by starting from scratch. This is not just a tale of a machine, but a bit of a journey of learning new skills, meeting new peope and finding out the true boundaries of the Pre 65 spec list...

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March 25, 2018

Developing the Sherpa 175

by Rob Sloggett

A few years ago I wrote about getting a part restored Sherpa 175 I paid £425 running. Well after 5 years of good use, its time for a full rebuild, a bore out to 250, a fancy exhaust plus a few other mods.

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