Category archives: General

  • Shearton Cub Lathe

  •   So last week some exciting things happened in my workshop, one of those things was the delivery of this Sheraton Cub lathe. I have been looking for a machine like this for quite some time, I really wanted to get an older lathe, something solid, something that was built in the days when[...]
  • Supacustom Frame Jig

  •   People who know me well are aware that I have a soft spot for bicycles as well as motorcycles, up until this point supacustom has been 100% moto but recently that has changed a little. Almost 6 years ago I built a bicycle frame, and to be honset that is where the addiction to customising b[...]
  • The Kustom Kommune

  •   Do you live in Melbourne Australia? Got a bike? Want to work on it yourself but have no tools, no garage, or just no idea what you are doing? The Kustom Kommune could be the answer. The guys behind Oil Stained Brain, the coolest custom motorcycle show in the country have put their heads to[...]
  • A day in LA

  • So I have spent the past couple of weeks in the US on business, today was the final day of my trip. I found myself with 8 hours to kill in LA while waiting for my flight back to Australia. I decided to rent a car and go visit a couple of bike shops...the day started out well when I got an upgrade at[...]
  • 2013...a big year ahead!

  • So another year has rolled by and I can't believe that we are already into week 3 of 2013. 2012 was a busy year that saw a few changes behind the scenes at supacustom. Firstly we launched an online store and started to stock a small range of products aimed at the garage builder. The second major[...]
  • Ducati Museum Visit

  •   A few weeks ago I was lucky enough to spend 9 days travelling around Italy. I hired a Ducati Hypermotard 1100s from Joe at Ducati Tours in Lucca and headed north towards the Italian and Swiss Alps. The riding was incredible to say the least but there were a few other highlights along t[...]
  • On Holiday

  • Things have been a little quite around here and will probably continue to be so for the next few weeks as I am on holiday... 3 weeks of riding in Italy, Switzerland and Spain! The Hypermotard 1100s is my ride for this week in the Italian and Swiss Alps and then I'll be riding a Gas Gas trials bi[...]
  • Riding the Great Ocean Road

  •   The Great Ocean Road would have to rate as one of the most iconic roads in Australia. The road has earn't its iconic reputation through the endless series of bends that wind their way along the spectacular southern coast of Victoria. This makes it a brilliant place to ride, it also mak[...]
  • MotoGP 2012

  •   I am a massive MotoGP fan and have been following the current testing quite closely, hopefully the switch back to 1000cc will be a good move - if the above photo is anything to go by then I am excited. I love these type of shots and have posted them here before... Fingers crossed for a com[...]
  • Australian Motorcycle Museum

  • I have been up in QLD on business for the last few weeks and found myself making a regular trips between Brisbane and Toowoomba, and with every trip I kept passing by the Australian Motorcycle Museum but never managed to find time to stop for a visit. Finally a couple of weeks ago I had a spare ho[...]
  • Busy Times....

  • Things have been a little quiet around here as the day job has been soaking up every waking minute of my life for the last few weeks. All will be returning to normal soon and regular transmission will resume...in the mean time here's another cool Hinkley based Bonnie custom that I spotted over on [...]