"Like a beautiful woman, which made me suffer a bit before I could have it"

dinsdag 4 juni 2019

Wood Dashboard 01

After 1.5 year of resting on the shelf

I cut the wood

Put some base layer coat on

Ready for a test fit on the car

zondag 3 december 2017

Sandblasting parts...

I gave the nose and hardtop to a sandblaster.

The hardtop is done, now i have to wait for the nose of the spitfire

Just a basic primer...

donderdag 23 maart 2017

So... Back on track?

It has been a while since i updated this blog. Been renovating the house...

But still i made a small bracket for the ignition coil

modified the delco to fit the igintion coil

The heater needs work so...

Bend a box

And testfit

Megajolt iginition coil mounted on bracket

vrijdag 20 mei 2016

A triumph spitfire Ducati

The original article from the ClassicBikeMagazine 

The extra rear badge 

"Here's another detail from which you can tell a Ducati Spitfire: the peculiar rear light assembly and additional cateyes due to italian traffic regulations" .. Matteo Bravi
ClassicBikeMagazine  -1

ClassicBikeMagazine -2

ClassicBikeMagazine -3
Found more info about the ducati imports:

http://www.triumphinitaly.it/ <- a must read!!!

Thanks to: Nando N

Found even more:
Thanks to the spitmag49a (witch is a free read trough this link: https://jumpshare.com/v/QTLiwjEr5clBMoKTIIVY )
you can read a story about a guy touring a italian triumph with the rear lights (page 20 & 21)

zondag 28 februari 2016

Radio & fascia panel

Testfit of the paper panel...

taking note where the pre current hole's are

Tested the old radio & it works! We just have to clean her up & make new buttons!