board track racer

  1. RocketJ

    How to run bearings in this set up?

    I'm trying to mount this gearbox through the pedal shaft, but I need bearings to keep the gearbox aligned. The problem is that the shaft on my frame is smooth bored instead of grooved like on a regular bicycle frame. The only solution I can think of is using a flanged bearing. Is there an easier...
  2. RocketJ

    It's getting there...

    I started this project about 6 months ago. It's slowly, but surely getting there.
  3. C

    New and need help finding a reliable sources for my tank and frame.

    Hello all I have been sucked into the world of board track bikes and have been researching up and down for the best way to tackle this build. I'm looking to build the vintage Indian board track racer. I have found some places to buy what I need but not sure if they are still active businesses...
  4. Venice Motor Bikes

    New Venice~ Vintage Schwinn Boardie

    Here's one I just got the parts back from chrome & powder coating & started a test build. It's another restored 1950s Schwinn straight bar with a Sportsman Flyer tank, VMB Monark-2 fork, Felt wheels & slicks. First I'll get everything test fitted & then break it down & rebuild it with grease &...
  5. N

    Hello from Portugal

    Hello, My name is Nikita, i'm russian and now I live in Lisbon, Portugal) I was looking for this site because now i want to build something like a boardtrack replica out of my beach cruiser (it's not old but it's very hard to drive one hear as it's one speder and i have more practical mountain...
  6. S

    my crany mod

    After my old 1970's handy down MB failed about a year ago, I built a quick cranny and ever since wanted to modify it. At one point I flipped the handle bars around and down to give a BTR feel. well with summer break finally here and I'm all clear of summer camps I finally have the time and...
  7. K

    Tires for 150cc 4 stroke board track racer

    Hello all, I am putting together a board tracker inspired by cobrafreak, idood, and sportscar pat. I have worksman wheels with 11ga spokes. I know Pat is using hookworms and cobrafreak is using the Coker motorcycle tires. The Cokers are a little out of my price range at the moment. I...
  8. Venice Motor Bikes

    Motorized 1930s Schwinn Board Track Racer

    Here's some quick pix of a bike I've been slowly working on... It's a 1930s Schwinn 'C' Model. It's powder coated Emerald Green, & I just scored some Felt 1903 wheels & tires for it; so I thought I would take some pix. I also have a one of a kind 'in frame' tank that CCC made for it! (^)...
  9. B

    new boardtrack project

    hello everyone! i am somewhat of a noob when it comes to board tracks but i love them so i decided to build one from the ground up.....hopefully. i searched google sketchup 3d warehouse under motorcycles and found a cool looking board track racer design. i have made all of the mesurements and im...
  10. D

    Blue tracker

    This is my board track racer buit by TAYLAR CYCLES. I got together with Dan from TAYLAR CYCLES and talked about how I wanted the bike to look. I let him know that i wanted the bike to look like a real board track racer, and i could not be more happy with the turn out. I just finished the...
  11. Lurker

    Cobra Cycles Flat Track Racer

    I have been lurking on this site for almost a year or more now, and I thought you guys might be interested in seeing something from a new person. I bought one of those 4stroke kits and built a bike with that,(first photo) but soon got fed up with the lack of quality and how slow it was. So I...