HOW TO RESTORE CLASSIC OFF-ROAD MOTORCYCLES
Author: Ricky Burns
Remember the smell of Castrol R at a 1960s scramble? Or riding a 1970s trials bike through every type of natural obstacle possible? This book is for you if you want to revisit those memories or relive the competition of earlier times. Buying, restoring, and riding classic off-road competition bikes is now something that you can do!
This book gives enthusiasts of classic off-road competition motorcycles a step-by-step guide to a full restoration. Covering dismantling the motorcycle and its components, restoring and sourcing parts, paint spraying, decals, and polishing. With chapters covering the engine, frame, forks, fuel, exhaust, seat, brakes, and tires, you'll see how to take a bike from scratch to a full rebuild, then on to safe set-up and general maintenance. Includes chapters focusing specifically on pre-65 and twin shock models.