Recently, I have found myself craving something that doesn’t feel quite right. It’s a nagging at the back of my brain, driving me toward something I thought I’d never want for myself… » Read more..
Tag Archive for Honda CB550
It seems lately I keep coming across these Honda CB 550 bikes all over Williamsburg. I know they are incredibly popular, but all the ones I’m seeing seem to be either semi-abandoned, or just down on their luck.
I like the green a bunch, and I’m not trying to be judgmental here, but PLEASE put some lube on that chain…
I often walk the neighborhood of Williamsburg, Brooklyn looking for interesting bikes, hoping to capture some inspiration or ideas for the builds we are working on… » Read more..
Everyone knows that rule number one to bad parenting is playing favorites. Granted, grandparents can gt away with that shit. But parents are NOT supposed to have a favorite child. Imagine my surprise when I recognized that I had been favoring my new bike. The old 1973 Honda CB 550 K had sat in a corner for a few months, while I poured my energy into the newer (to me) 1993 Yamaha FZR 600. The guilt welled up in me as I pulled the CB 550 out of the garage, to use as my daily rider, for the time it would take me to repaint and modify the FZR 600… » Read more..