During the summer, work has slowly progressed on the second diesel bike. The first major milestone was installing the welded motor mounts on the Sportster frame. I hit a snag when a hidden rotten section blew through, but I was able to clean it up and cover it with a welded patch.
|Bad metal carved out and cleaned|
|Fabricating the patch|
|Tacked in place|
|Pressing in fresh wheel bearings|