Category Archives: Fettling

How-to’s and other relevant info for working on or improving our bikes.

Steering Head Bearings – Tapered vs. Caged Roller type

Moto Friends! Another piece of information confirming preference for/usage of caged roller style bearings (as opposed to tapered) in the steering head for race applications! This is a screen capture from MotoGP Sepang Test Day 2. Going back to OEM … Continue reading

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Monday June 20th! Ride to Work Day 2016!

Hey everyone, I have been concentrating on social media as opposed to this site for a few years now. The instantaneous nature of media like Facebook makes pages like this more and more redundant. So – in honor of Ride … Continue reading

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Suspension Tuning for Road Bikes

I have spent a long time researching the art and technique of motorcycle suspension tuning. There are very valuable resources on the internet and in print – check out Andrew Trevitt’s book on this topic as well as Dave Moss’ … Continue reading

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Half of the experience!

I love working on my bikes – whether it is doing maintenance or making “improvements” to them. It is a significant part of the ownership experience for me. I will pass on what I have learned. Look for regular articles.

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