Archive for September, 2008

Moron of the day

September 24th, 2008 Jesper Bram 5 Comments »

Here’s one of the videos that makes you go jeez!. We’ve all done it to some extent. You know when you decide to show off a bit, and suddenly things turn out very unlike you imagined it.I find that if you have to be a smart ass and things go ugly, it’s best to admit […] Continue reading

Example of serious riding skill

September 17th, 2008 Jesper Bram 8 Comments »

Check out this video of Italian motorcycle police in the fifties showing off some serious riding skill. Why didn’t the Chinese try that at the Olympics in Beijing. Continue reading

Vintage Video Friday

September 12th, 2008 Jesper Bram 4 Comments »

Here’s some golden nuggets for all of us who like good old freakin hilarious fun, and old motorcycles. Regular reader Patrick from Belgium sent me a couple of vintage hill climbing videos that I hadn’t seen before. It’s amazing that no one gets hurt, theres motorcycles flying in all directions. Of course everything goes down […] Continue reading

Yea, now I’m an art critic as well. No, don’t worry I’m not going to go all artsy fartsy on you. Just want to quickly share some wicked amazing stuff I saw this morning. This Chinese guy, Jin Dian Shi, makes live size motorcycle sculptures from wire, and the details is just mind boggling. Check […] Continue reading

Kick starting – a long forgotten art

September 4th, 2008 Jesper Bram 22 Comments »

There’s something profoundly authentic by kick starting a motorcycle. I like to keep things as simple as possible and having no electric starter kind of appeals to me. Haven’t taken the step yet, but the more excess clutter you can remove from the bike the better. But if your bike just goes out now and […] Continue reading

Grab-it pack review

September 3rd, 2008 Jesper Bram 6 Comments »

Now here’s a nifty little gadget for carrying the essentials with you on your motorcycle. The people behind Grab-it Pack, as this baby is called, was kind enough to send me one for review. First impression out of the box was that it’s a wee bit light and flimsy in the materials. But I’ve been […] Continue reading

Awesome Harley WL from 1948

September 1st, 2008 Jesper Bram 9 Comments »

Patrick, a Helmet Hair reader from Belgium sent me some photos of his motorcycle. It took him about two years to build, but the result is pretty neat if you ask me. Here’s what Patrick told me about the bike. “Lets start on top with the headlight , from a old bicycle ( converted to […] Continue reading

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