Machine Shop

Full Service BMW Motorrader Machine Shop

Customers often bring in or mail us their components for restoration: cylinder heads, engines, crankshafts, transmissions, final drives, drive shafts, etc.

We are happy to work with home restorers and other motorcycle shops. We are happy to work with rough, or barn find items, and we enjoy sending them back to you as good as new.

We specialize in servicing BMW Motorcycle and Isetta components, but we are willing to consider working on projects for other makes and models. Call us!

Here are some of the services we provide. If you don't see what you are looking for, call us!
  • Cylinder Head Repairs and restoration, exhaust thread repair
  • Aluminum Case Repairs - cracks, stripped threads, decking, etc.
  • Crankshaft repair and restoration
  • Boring and honing featuring Kubenschmidt pistons
  • Transmission repair and restoration
  • Final Drive repair and restoration, spline repair
  • Driveshaft universal joint replacement and taper repair
  • Flywheel lightening
  • Cam follower bore sleeve replacement
  • Wheel building
  • Drum brake upgrades (for higher braking performance)
  • Disc brake upgrades front and rear (for Earles fork bikes and others)
  • Custom projects
Our Shop Equipment includes:
  • Bridgeport J-head milling machine
  • Bridgeport 2J Varispeed milling machine
  • Enco 9x20 lathe
  • Harrison 13x40 SAE/Metric Engine Lathe
  • Van Norman brake drum lathe
  • Van Norman valve face grinder
  • K.O. Lee surface grinder
  • K.O. Lee tool and cutter grinder
  • Sunnen honing machine
  • Miller Dynasty 300 TIG 
  • Miller Millermatic 135 MIG
  • Assorted Metrology equipment by Starrett, Brown & Sharp, Tesa 
  • 50 Ton hydraulic press
  • 2 Ton arbor press




Transmission Repairs and Restoration (4-speed, 5-speed and Isetta)


Custom projects

Welding


Custom Machining




Cam follower bore sleeve replacement (bronze)

Cylinder head exhaust thread repair/replacement

Crankshaft rebuilding
Crankshaft Rebuilding

Crankshaft Rebuilding

Crankshaft rebuilding (calculating fore and aft crank bearing shims)

Crankshaft Rebuilding - a newly rebuilt R60/2 crankshaft


High Performance drum brake upgrades (turning new friction linings on the lathe to match the drum)

Cylinder head repairs and rebuilding (honing valve guides)

Cylinder Boring and Honing

Magneto Repair and Restoration
Advance Mechanism Repair and Calibration

Steering Damper friction disc replacement


Precision Grinding

Harrison 600 13x40 Metric Engine Lathe

Bridgeport 2J Varispeed Milling Machine


Ring Gear Spline Repair/Replacement

Cam Follower Bore Sleeve Replacement


Ring Gear Shaft Repair (R11)

Cosmetic Repair on a wheel hub


Cylinder Head Hardened Seat Replacement (for unleaded fuels)

Final Drive Repairs and Restoration

Final Drive Repairs and Restoration
Engine Test Stand (We test run and tune all of our complete engines.)

Custom Earles fork disc brake upgrades (your choice of components)

Boring and honing

Rear disc brake upgrade on a /2

Spline Replacement