Do not cease to be amazed at what can human hands under the raging imagination. Before us is a custom called 'Willow' which translated into Russian means "Willow". And the first question that arises in the mind of anyone who saw this miracle, why the "Willow" of what Troy Helmick responsible "Willows are strong and at the same time plastic" and so in short and philosophically, he answers the question about the name of his bike.
Troy Helmick retired photographer who now runs a farm in West Virginia Alpaca. Initially the 'Willow' was a motorcycle Honda CL 360, 2017, he otkapal rotting behind someone's garage. Troy drew inspiration from the era of the riders who were brutal machine but with the unique elegance of their simplicity, he revisited the different paintings and photographs have transgressed before the creation. Helmick manually produced the frame for the future of custom bikes, ears, front lights and more about what he is now and can not remember.
Custom about more than one year in the garage in the back yard of Troy with a limited number of tools and how often it happens finances, then it and supported the family and friends to help, who than can as one of the DEK, that Pidsburge advised to use springs of old rear shock absorbers as the front exterior.
Another of his friend from Alchemy Upholstery opshil seat, fabricated mounts for steering, curved rods for lights and knobs clutch tormazit Troy is another good friend of mine has made himself. One of the closest friends made the fiberglass fuel tank, Jim from RivrStyx in Olbrayte allowed to use the tools of his shop, and his painting of Eliot helped Taylor TE Customs.
The wheels were also subjected to alterations in these drilled holes for the copper screen and covered with black epoxy. The engine is completely touched and colored heat resistant paint prowess emblem " the Honda ". Electricity has been simplified to the maximum, because this kastomov no turn signals, Arabian, speedometer, etc. due to this most of the wiring was able to hide in a nutria frame.
He also made his own throttle, brake, and clutch cable.
And after this operation Troy Helmick More doubts in their unusual stage kastomov and considers it "buggy."
Who knows maybe we will see the same 'Willow' but more mature and complete in the future.