People’s Choice Award Winner – Tom Hedrick

People's Choice Award

Dustin Hobert’s Airbrushing

500 Hours of Airbrushing

Tom Hedrick’s 1987 H-D Heritage Softail is super slick. It features a seat by Howard Knight of Rocking K Custom Leathers, fairing and Milwaukee Iron fenders and dash. The go-fast parts include a Woods Prowler Cam, twin Mikuni units, Rivera manifold, nitrous and Panhead-style rocker box covers and custom pipes. But the coolest item of the Heritage is the paint. Dustin Hobert put 500 hours in airbrushing. [Read more…]

Marilyn Stemp of IronWorks Captures Big Bird

Marilyn Stemp at Harley-Davidson 110th Celebration

Marilyn Stemp at Harley-Davidson 110th Celebration

Marilyn Stemp of IronWorks Magazine selected the H-D 1965 Panhead owned by Big Bird and built by Custom Services for the Editor’s Choice award. It will be featured in an upcoming issue of the magazine.

It’s a righteous rigid and this stroker is built with the best components including roller rockers, Baker 6 Speed, BDL Belt drive, S&S Carb & Mallory Distributor. The bike has a molded frame and features a molded frame, Mean Street Dual Disc frontend. [Read more…]

Bandit selects Bastard Deluxe

Bandit Awards the 5 Ball

Bandit Awards the 5 Ball

Bandit flew into Milwaukee to award the Bikernet Editor’s Choice award at the AMD Invitational Custom Bike Show. He’s media royalty so we sent the limo and chauffeured him around during the Harley-Davidson 110th Celebration.

He selected Don Weimer’s Bastard Deluxe, a 2012 Weimer Pro Street /Drag motorcycle. It’s a low slung board tracker that is powered by a H-D Twin Cam 107 and painted Kandy Tangerine over Black. Bandit is featuring the sled in an upcoming issue of Bikernet. [Read more…]