The Modern off-Road Tire Explained

Tires… …You gottta have them Buying new tires for your bike used to be easy. Once upon a time you looked at the wasted, chunked, bald “knobby” on your rim, wrote down the numbers on the sidewall and went to the parts counter at your local dealer for the same one that came with the bike when you bought it. You can still buy tires this way but you will…

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Miller Diversion 180 AC DC TIG Welder Review

A few months ago we made the decision to upgrade the EDM shops’ welding system from an oxyacetylene torch to a TIG (Tungsten Inert Gas) welder.  For the past 6 years all necessary welding has been done with the oxyacetylene system. While OA is suitable for many situations, we feel it doesn’t offer the ease of use and kind of control a TIG system can provide and moving to the…

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KX 125 Re-Build – The Ugly Duckling

  In our August / September issue of Eastern Dirt Magazine we showed you how anyone can get into Off-Road with a relatively small investment. For the small sum of $1500.00 we bought a bike and gear. From AXO we bought a helmet, boots, gloves, jersey, and pants. We also purchased a ramp, gas can, tie-downs and an owner’s manual on what seems an impossibly small budget in today’s motorcycle…

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