Erik Buell Racing files for receivership

Erik Buell Racing Closes Down - Files for court protection from creditors

Erik Buell Racing has closed the doors and is filing for receivership, according to the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. After being closed down by Harley Davidson, it looked like Erik was back on his feet and Erik Buell Racing was doing well, but perhaps that was only on the track. I’m actually surprised, I thought the […]

Workbench with melamine surface and pegboard on the wall.

Workbench Melamine Surface Update - Pegboard on the wall, too

Just thought I’d quickly mention a workbench addition that I like a lot. When I first showed you the work I had done in the garage hanging cabinets, the bench still had the plywood surface. It was fine as it was, but I wanted something brighter and easier to clean and I needed a way […]

Really bright LED garage light

LED Garage Light Looks Super Bright - The future of workshop lighting?

After putting those little LED light strips over my workbench, I quickly developed a healthy respect for how much light you can get from something so small consuming so little power. Now, I seem to have some mental radar for anything I might use in the garage. That’s how I found Big Ass Lights. They’re […]

Mechanical therapy by Doctor Guzzi

Spring Preparations in The Kneeslider Garage - Reflective maintenance

After building benches and cabinets and spending time upgrading the garage, it felt good to pull the cover off the Guzzi, set it up on stands and contemplate some wrench time before rolling it out. This is when a bit of slow, reflective maintenance makes all the difference, for the bike and for the mind, […]