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Yamaha TT600 Scrambler – Forking hell (or how to shorten your forks)

Oh yes, the crudely drawn sketches make a return for this weeks blog post!

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Yamaha TT600 Scrambler – Parts Galore

Welcome back folks, This week has absolutely flown in. It has been a productive one none the less but due to time slipping away, the other blog post I was writing has been postponed (I can hear you all sigh).... Continue Reading →

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Yamaha TT600 Scrambler – Wheely good (or not as the case may be)

Time pressure + a supply chain I didn't expect to have such horrendous lead times = stressed Struan

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Yamaha TT600 Scrambler – Update

Hello Folks, As you read this, I will no doubt be passed out on a park bench in Lisbon on a friends stag do...or at least have a sore head (please send water and painkillers). From This.......To this The past... Continue Reading →

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Yamaha TT600 Scrambler – Blast off (or how vapour blasting is awesome)

Back at it again using more kitchen appliances to help progress this motorcycle build...

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Yamaha TT600 Scrambler – Back in Black (or how to spray your engine block)

Welcome back folks, Surprisingly I am still alive to write this post, not to give the story away but let's just say adding the kitchen white goods to my arsenal of products to help me get this bike finished was... Continue Reading →

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Yamaha TT600 Scrambler – Box Clever (…or how to build a battery box)

Welcome back folks, In this instalment, we are going to look at how to mollycoddle some bits of sheet metal to make a battery box. Does anyone remember school where you were tasked with sketching out a plan drawing of... Continue Reading →

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Yamaha TT600 Scrambler – It’s getting serious now…

So I now have a definitive finish date....read on to see how i will get this bike finished in time for The Bike Shed Show London 2019

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Yamaha TT600 Scrambler – Resin, Set, Go… (how to make a seat pan)

Welcome back folks, In this post, we look at making one of the most crucial parts to the build, a comfy place for your arse to go! I am of course talking about the seat. Due to all the unique... Continue Reading →

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Yamaha TT600 scrambler – Old Rusty Magee

Welcome back folks, In the last installment, we looked at the steps taken to remove the incredibly functional, yet turdy looking tank and replace with one more in line with a retro scrambler style. I had settled on a tank... Continue Reading →

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Yamaha TT600 – Getting Tanked Up

Yes the build continues! In this installment I show you how I went about fitting a different tank to the TT600

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Loop de loop – Yamaha TT600 Project

This installment looks at the steps required to fit a cafe racer loop to the back of the bike....hopefully strong enough that it doesn't fall off

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Head Gasketmania

What a saga getting this engine back to full health has been....read on to find out why.

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Suck, Squeeze, Bang, Blow…Blow too much

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Scrambles reborn?

So in the last post I ranted about how much of a monumental pain in the ass Scrambles has been. Hoping to have a fun trouble free summer with some of the best weather I can remember tearing up the... Continue Reading →

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The curse of Scrambles

Oh yeah...the blog...I forgot about that...it's kind of hard to write blog posts when the XS750 project is still in a million bits, much the same as last time I wrote here...I have been busy spannering in the garage through... Continue Reading →

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