Category, Uncategorized


31
Jan
2014


SF3D, Maschinen Krieger (Ma.K ZBV3000) and Kow Yokoyama


Why it took me so long to find Kow Yokoyama, I don't know. But better late than never!   I finally discovered the work of talented Japanese artist Kow Yokoyama while searching for a model kit of the Pit Road Jim Diving SuitĀ (I will write another post about that area of interest another day!). I came upon model kits for theĀ Maschinen Krieger (Ma.K ZBV3000) and while researching further, I found out just how extensive Yokoyama's work is. I now have my eye on a number of kits of his creation and books chronicling his work in the SF3D series. The subject of his work is rig...


16
Dec
2012


Rebuilding & Modifying a 1985 Honda VF700 Sabre Motorcycle


To skip the back-story, click here. To get right to the pics, click here. I first started getting seriously interested in motorcycles when my friend and band-mate Geoff showed me his in 2008. In early 2009 my wife and I had just bought our first house, which had a garage. I fancied getting a vintage vehicle with character for the joy of disassembling it, cleaning it, learning about it and just making it my own. When I lived in Dorset, England from 2001 to 2002, I bought a Russian Lada Niva 4x4, a car I had been admiring since my parents moved to France. But I'll leave her story for anothe...