The Bonneville That Triumph Needs to Build

Bobber Build

The Motorcycle Classics/Dairyland Cycle Insurance 2010 Triumph Bonneville

Excerpts from Motorcycle Classics Magazine

We brainstormed. We planned. And then we got an offer to use a bone-stock, brand new 2010 Triumph Bonneville for a build. Continue reading “The Bonneville That Triumph Needs to Build”

IRONWORKS Magazine Reports on DD

IronWorks Magazine
IronWorks Magazine reports on custom motorcycles, shop talk, news & events

  • Announcing The Winner Of The IronWorks/Brass Balls Bobber Bike

    Amzoil, Battery Tender, Art of the Chopper, Saddlemen Seats, D&D Exhaust, Baker Drivetrain, Hawg Halters, Crazy Horse, Biker Pros, and Bikernet.com.
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    Take The A Train: The Night Train with Black D&D Pipes


    You say your Night Train doesn’t look like this? Well neither does anyone else. Richard Krall took this 2007 Harley Night Train and turned it into the hot rod scoot you see here.

    First of all for better handling he replaced the stock front end with one off a Suzuki 750. Continue reading “Take The A Train: The Night Train with Black D&D Pipes”

    Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show Creates Marketing Opportunity

    Video at the Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show
    Video at the Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show
    Increasing Sales & Brand Awareness
    Builders who own their own shops consistently have praised the promoters of the Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Shows for the exposure their businesses have received.

    In addition to the usual media posting of the results, Biker Pros, the show promoters, conduct video interviews of the builders. These interviews take the time to show the details of each build.

    The winners get an additional, in-depth video interview, and all content gets streamed to social media outlets including You Tube, Flickr, Twitter and Facebook.

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    Ultimate Builder Recap: San Mateo, CA

    Fans Loved The Ultimate Builder
    The weather was rainy outside but that didn’t stop the crowds from storming the International Motorcycle Show in San Mateo, California to check out the latest motorcycles from the biggest manufacturers.

    As they entered the Expo Hall enthusiasts were treated to the Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show with an array of custom bikes extending from one end of the Northern California hall to the other. Some of the Bay area’s top custom bike builders brought their latest renditions of rolling art to be judged in round 2 of the Ultimate Builder show.
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    VIDEO: Twist & Shout – T. Franklin @ Ultimate Builder

    Tammy Franklin presented Twister at the 2010 Dallas – Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show in the Freestyle Class…

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    There is something about a cool chick with an even cooler Chopper.

    VIDEO: Ed Dumppstad Custom Sled

    A Tale of an Ultimate Builder…
    If you have the cash, an understanding wife and a mad desire to create, then the ten million dollars’ worth of custom motorcycle parts that was sold in bankruptcy liquidation looks like a godsend. Ed Dumppstad picked up a bunch of gear on the cheap and built a sano custom bike.

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    Two Wheels Away from Nirvana

    ‘Two wheels away from nirvana’
    November 20, 2010, 01:15 AM By Brian Grabianowski Daily Journal Staff Correspondent

    The International Motorcycle Show will be held Saturday and Sunday at the San Mateo County Events Center.

    Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show

     

    Kicking off the tour-wide Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Competition, motorcycles will be filling the San Mateo County Events Center this weekend for the International Motorcycle Show.

    Additionally, there will be Supermoto Racing, licensed motorcyclists who have their own equipment can test-drive many different bikes and giveaways. Consisting of 500 custom-built bikes, this show goes cross-country with three cash prize winners admitted to the finale at the Daytona Progressive International Motorcycle Show. The custom bikes range from all walks of motorcycle hot rod ingenuity, from front-wheel drive bikes to sport bikes that transform into cruisers. Each competitor has logged over 1,000 hours in customizing their bikes.

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    D&D Builds Pipes for Triumphs New and Old

    Not a bad way to start a Triumph Pipe article, on the cover of the Christmas 2010 HORSE. To subscribe, touch her gently.

    Triumph Pipes available for models from 38 years ago right up to new models

    By Wrench, Jeff Najar, and the D&D Crew
    11/16/2010

    Not a bad way to start a Triumph Pipe article, on the cover of the Christmas 2010 HORSE. To subscribe, touch her gently. 

    If you don’t see the pipes you need here, reach out to D&D or your D&D Dealer and they’ll find them for you. Seems 38 years ago Dave Rash made his first set of pipes for a Triumph 500 Trophy. He still has that Triumph and still makes pipes for ’em.

    Dave is an amazing guy when it comes to motorcycles. He believes.

    2010 Dallas Ultimate Builder Pictures

    2010 Dallas Ultimate Builder Pictures Check out the 188 pictures shot at the 2010 Dallas Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show. We met up with 30 builders that filled 3 classes at the Ultimate Builder competition. The show started Friday afternoon and ran through Sunday.

    The Progressive® International Motorcycle Shows® Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show is an affiliate competition to the AMD World Championship of Custom Bike Building. Professional and amateur custom builders of choppers, cruisers and sportbikes enter their bikes into the competition and judge each other’s work. There are 11 individual rounds of the Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show nationwide.

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