Harley Sportster: another one down…

Brandon loads his Harley Sportster onto the truck for the big trade...

Brandon loads his Harley Sportster onto the truck for the big trade…

Brandon is the only guy in the garage with a Harley.  I guess it’s not too shocking, based on where we are, with Williamsburg being one of the centers of the Japanese vintage vortex.  But Brandon seems to be going through the Harley Sportster at a rapid pace, trying to find the one that will suit him best… Read More …

A Harley Sportster gets Chopped: custom tank paint…

A fresh look for the custom Harley Sportster

A fresh look for the custom Harley Sportster

It’s been a while since we’ve had an update about Brandon’s custom Harley Sportster.  Turns out, he got the thing buttoned up, and has been hitting the road, with more time riding, and less time wrenching… Read More …

A Harley Sportster gets Chopped: first ride…

Brandon readies the Sportster for a ride...

Brandon readies the Sportster for a ride...

Brandon has been toiling away on the Harley Sportster for the past month, getting it geared up for the riding season.  The changes that have been made to this bike, both cosmetically and functionally, have left this bike with an incredible facelift… Read More …

A Harley Sportster gets Chopped: Custom Seat Hinge Part 2

Welded and ready to for the seat on the Harley Sportster...

Welded and ready to for the seat on the Harley Sportster…

Last we left off, Brandon was well on his way to making this custom solo seat hinge a reality.  Although there are many pre-made hinges available for the Harley Sportster, by deciding to fabricate his own seat hinge, he got the satisfaction of a job well done, and another $50 still in his pocket to spend on the next mod… Read More …

A Harley Sportster gets Chopped: Custom Solo Seat Hinge

Last week we documented some modifications that Brandon was doing to his 1989 Harley Sportster.  This week continues with some really cool upgrades, which all move toward lessening the stock bulk, and getting it closer to Brandon’s vision for this bike.  I’ll let him take it from here… Read More …