Monthly Archives: January 2013

“Eating an elephant, one bite at a time”

That’s how a friend describes what I’m doing here and it’s an apt anology. Big job, done little bits at a time. Doesn’t help when you have to make parts for the elephant though! 🙂 Yesterday, I finished machining the … Continue reading

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In the “swing” of things…

Still no parts for paying work! Not making any money, so I may as well get something done on the ATK… Cleaned the swingarm with Purple Power and then gave it a quick polishing with Autosol. Looks pretty nice except … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

Spent the morning trying to figure out to use Microsoft Expression Studio 4 to update my website. Managed to get as far as making changes to the website pages in the program, but not how to publish them. I was … Continue reading

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A-Track musings

The one feature of the early (’93 and before) ATKs that I have the most misgivings about is the “A-Track” system. For those of you not familiar with this, it’s basically two idler sprockets positioned near the swingarm pivot, with … Continue reading

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