Steve Baugrud CB450 NightHawk

Sep 17, 2014 | No Comments
Steve Baugrud CB450 NightHawk

Sometimes, you don’t even have a shed to build in. A common frustration for many an amateur builder, who long for somewhere warm and dry, where you won’t get glowering looks from the other half about oil […]

Nick’s CB750K

Sep 9, 2014 | One Comment
Nick’s CB750K

Too often in the UK when we think of New York we picture New York City. Whereas NY State’s hugely diverse landscape carries a fascinating history but more importantly some great roads and scenery, particularly along the […]

Maarten’s Wingnut

Sep 8, 2014 | 5 Comments
Maarten’s Wingnut

“The wood I got from my grandfather, I have been making stuff with it for the last couple of years, it is oak and almost a hundred years old.” When glancing through the parts and modifications list […]

Desmoone’s Pistola

Sep 6, 2014 | No Comments
Desmoone’s Pistola

Desmoone is a builder and engineer from Civita Castellana, near Rome. Having built many a house in his time, he thought he’d try his hand at building his own bike for a change. And what a great […]

Frank’s Kraut Escape

Sep 4, 2014 | 3 Comments
Frank’s Kraut Escape

Taking the prize for funniest bike name of the month has to be Frank Schulte’s shed-built BMW R60/5, “The Kraut Escape”, but it takes more than a mirthful moniker to get your bike featured on The Bike […]

Dan’s TR250

Sep 3, 2014 | 2 Comments
Dan’s TR250

No matter how fine a motorcycle may look, the most important aspect of a bike will always be how it feels, how it fits your frame, fits your life, and the experience of the ride. Unfortunately sometimes […]

Der Kosmische Reiter

Sep 1, 2014 | 2 Comments
Der Kosmische Reiter

Being a Climbing Arborist, (a man that gets paid to climb trees and chop bits off; awesome) Heiner Trapp, from Austria knows a fair bit about maintaing a two stroke engine and keeping one tuned. Having a gnarly Husqvarna chainsaw […]

Marc’s Huscati

Aug 26, 2014 | One Comment
Marc’s Huscati

A modern Café Racer will always divide opinion, much like many of the bikes that we feature, but what we hear more often is ‘well that’s not very practical’ and ‘you’ve gone for form over function’… and […]

Ernst’s Bonnie Eight Sixtyfive

Aug 22, 2014 | 3 Comments
Ernst’s Bonnie Eight Sixtyfive

He’d only met her a few hours ago. So how did Ernst Berlin find himself in a motel room on the seedier side of town, his new acquaintance by his side? It was less down to smooth […]

Saverio’s Z400

Aug 10, 2014 | One Comment
Saverio’s Z400

A 1983 Z400J. The kind of bike your 50 year old next door neighbour commuted to work on in the early 90′s, when you were in your teens. The kind of bike you dismissed as dull, soulless, […]

Freddie’s Honda NX650

Aug 9, 2014 | 2 Comments
Freddie’s Honda NX650

Freddie Carlstrom should have been on the Bike Shed before. At 21 he purchased his first motorcycle, he had been forbidden from starting his two wheeled relationship any earlier than that by his parents, who ruled against […]

Tim’s Matchless KTM

Aug 4, 2014 | 13 Comments
Tim’s Matchless KTM

When we asked for some Shed-Built bikes to show at the Bike Shed’s BSMC III Event last May, we knew from previous experience that we’d see some cool, crazy and desireable bikes, but this build was def […]