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“Mechanicalness”

“Mechanicalness”

What impresses me. most about my rides is the “MECHANICALNESS” note by others. People stop to ask about it. Non-bikers smile, bikers wave and even a.guy on a new $10,000 + Honda Gold Wing raced up to me to put up his fist and smiled… like he was one...
Speedo Error???

Speedo Error???

Back in 1960, I was in Vocational Auto Mechanics along with a home-room buddy named Tom Wagner. It was a very big high-school just outside Chicago. The freshman class was just over 2,000 students, and all total was over 6,000-punks … I mean kids in this school....
The Shop Rag

The Shop Rag

Can We Talk? When I write my column it is like I’m talking face to face with you. Normal conversation involving motorcycles are for sure. Then may come an interesting story I heard from someone recently, too. Case in point was watching “The Wild One”...