Category Archives: Sprite

Before and After No2 – Sprite

This is a 3 stage development of my original Sprite that I originally owned about 12 years ago. The 2nd picture is the first evolution using the original frame modified and the 3rd picture is the final development phase that … Continue reading

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Sprite For Sale…..

I have decided to have a change and go for something a little bigger as the next project. I am thinking Ariel or at least a pre-unit bike bike. Anyway, to make way for the next bike I have decided … Continue reading

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As I had the bike out today to check that all was in order for tomorrows trial I thought that i would do a few pics of it in it’s completed state, if there is such a thing as a … Continue reading

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The tank has been received back today and I am chuffed to bits with how it has turned out. Thanks really has to go out to Piers Dowell (Piers Dowell Custom Paint Schemes) Tel 01568 750477 – also check out … Continue reading

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I tried my best to keep it under wraps but as Piers has just sent me the first photos of the tank I felt that I needed to share what it’s going to look like!!! It has just been flatted … Continue reading

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I mentioned a few weeks ago that a couple of modifications had been made to lighten the clutch and also to lengthen the carb manifold in order to achieve a little more bottom end punch. Here are a couple of … Continue reading

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Today the ignition system was bench tested by Simon Bateman and it was discovered that the sender unit at the flywheel had broken down for the second time. It has been replaced again and the engine has gone back together … Continue reading

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Believe it or not, 2 days after receiving the frame back and its ready to go ….. Personally I think it looks superb, even though I am biased!!! Cant thank Dad enough for the time he has put in to … Continue reading

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Here are some pics of the bike in various stages of the build today..

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The frame has returned from the powder coaters and it’s looking great. The build starts tomorrow and should be in one piece by the weekend!!!

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