Doing miles

For those of you that missed it, we made a little video in 2013 highlighting some of our best trips so far in my Manx buggy. Roads traveled include the UK, Belgium, Netherlands and Germany. Don’t be afraid to put some miles on yours..

Simple service turned into a full rebuild

Sadly we ran into a major setback with the Manx project.. I took the head covers off with the intention of adjusting valve clearance prior to firing up the engine for the first time and discovered that both rocker assemblies had failed, which deposited a lot of metal fragments in the engine oil. How could…

Tidying up the wiring

MOT preparations continue and as I get more familiar with my new buggy I keep discovering “small” details that are not essential to make it road worthy but still too important to ignore them… First off, the electrics; there was an alarming lack of fusing and the general state of the wiring was simply not…