Category Archives: Fantic

Before and After No4 – Fantic

I decided that a twinshock might be a good idea and the Fantic was always one of the best in standard trim, plus they are still sensible money when compared to TLR 250’s or Majesty’s. This was a bit rough … Continue reading

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Fanticpost 11

This weekend we’re putting both the Fantic and the Sprite on show at the Classic Of Road show at Malvern. As the Fantic is now complete and ready to ride I thought that I would post a couple of photos … Continue reading

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Fanticpost 10

Here is a pic of the FANTIC with white side panels – a much better solution than the previous 2 tone red with different colours on the tank and side panels! Now the question is whether we should have gone … Continue reading

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Fanticpost 9

Finally the wheels are in the bike and its rolling. I dropped the side panels into the powder coaters today but have put the original red panels on for the photos. I am really pleased with the way it looks … Continue reading

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Fanticpost 8

Over the last few weeks my Dad has been freshening up a 200 Fantic for himself. Whilst doing my bike, dad suggested a different approach to the seat and side panels by making them all one unit. As I was … Continue reading

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Fanticpost 7

At last I got my wheels back today for the Fantic from Terry at M and B wheels. The problem was has been in lacing the rear wheel as the holes were drilled in the rim for a much narrower … Continue reading

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Fanticpost 6

The tank has arrived from Chris Stevens at Classic Trial and the new 300 seat has also arrived so it’s now looking the part. We now need to make a new bracket for the seat to attach to as the … Continue reading

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Fanticpost 5

The Fantic is now making some progress at last following some extreme delays in the postage system. I have the wheels away being reuilt with Terry Millichap who is lacing my newly powder coated white hubs into black anodised rims … Continue reading

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Fanticpost 4

The re-ground forks have come back now and the bike is on it’s wheels so not far from being ready to try in a trial. Just waiting now for tank and side panels to come through from John at the … Continue reading

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Fanticpost 3

Things are moving at quite a pace on the Fantic, but we have now ground to a halt waiting for suppliers to get the bits to us that we need. A couple of additions this week are a really neat … Continue reading

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