Category Archives: Featured Articles

Vanguard Moto Inc

I was asked on LinkedIN: What do you think of this venture? I’d be interested in your perspective as a businessman, an industry writer, and avid rider. I find their design concept interesting. http://www.vanguard.nyc/     As far as an investment, … Continue reading

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Shoplight: Pop’s Garage Fab

I met and got to know Nick, the builder and proprietor of Pop’s Garage Fab (PGF) though three different. but yet all related people: Kirk Taylor of Custom Design Studio, Satya Kraus and the OG himself. Continue reading

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relic

Ya just dont see many of these soldiers in the field anymore, kind of like the rotary dialing phone, they’ve faded from the scene, replaced by things that are, ahem, “better”.

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the state of 45dgree in 1000 words

So, you’ve probably noticed, 45dgree is kind of freewheeling…coasting.. the question begs – what’s the story? When I launched 45dgree some years ago its mission was clear: it was a photo site I decided to have more control over my … Continue reading

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Lil’ Blackie by 8 Ball Brian

  Lil’ Blackie By 8 Ball Brian Have you ever had or ridden; a bike that was just sweet as hell to look at, wicked fast in a straight line, but could become just plain wicked going down the road?  … Continue reading

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Burn Baby Burn!! By 8 Ball Brian

With way less than legal tread on my rear tire, I knew its days were numbered.  When it developed a goose egg sized bubble on the sidewall after a stretch of a few miles doing ‘80 plus’ on the freeway … Continue reading

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My Vacation Last Week by Kustom Jeff Dailey

I had to have eye surgery last Wednesday so I decided to use the vacation days I still had to take the whole week off and have a few days of fun just in case something bad happened in surgery. … Continue reading

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the First Ward by Stephen Berner

see the Kitchen Sink feature here “Buffalo’s First Ward is an area on the south side of Buffalo that was settled by the Irish in the 1820′s. The area developed into an industrial center in the late 1800′s after the … Continue reading

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Abandoned America: Winsted Furniture Company by Stephen Berner

Visited a new scary place. Lots to show and share. …Found this beauty of a building and a location on a two-wheeled adventure with my friend John. I promised myself to come back with gear in hand, it looked juicy.  And … Continue reading

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Abandoned America: Pleasure Island.1 by Stephen Berner

So, I like investigating and recording the state of all sorts of sites, from industrial wastelands to residential oddities. Finding these locations is tricky and getting images of them is often even trickier. I was told about Pleasure Beach, a … Continue reading

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Suspension Repair by Brian “8-Ball” Lange

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On the way back from the remote mountain campout last weekend, I hit a bad, sudden dip in the road followed by several nasty bumps that I couldn’t avoid.  That first one broke the shock mounting bolt. After getting replacement … Continue reading

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Abandoned America: Shelton House: redux! by Stephen Berner

more from everyones favorite patient treatment building…  

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The Chicago Run By 8 Ball Brian Lange

Have you ever started out planning some big ride, with just your destination as the only sure thing about the run?  Then as time goes on you start thinking about other places along the way you’d like to check out.  … Continue reading

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SuperSeven: Chaos Cycles

I stopped by Chaos Cycles last week to shoot George & Dee’s new bike “33”. While I was there, I filled in some of the gaps and shot 3 more of their machines, some of which you’ve seen in Print … Continue reading

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Abandoned America: No.1 Machine Room by Stephen Berner

Abandoned America,  see it here>> New Hampshire paper mill. The No.1 Machine Room was at one time a single building, inside a thriving, bustling paper mill, located in central New Hampshire….  

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Abandoned America: Ansonia Copper & Brass by Stephen Berner

See the Abandoned America  feature here……… Here’s a little backstory. I was out tooling around “the Valley”. It was a beautiful day, I felt like busting out of the shop for a bit so i grabbed my camera and beat … Continue reading

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