Paint Job Of Awesomeness

| October 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

My friend Adam Paul of Time Warp Custom Paint just finished up the new paint job on my gas tank, and it has exceeded my expectations!!!

Custom Paint Job




When he asked me what I wanted done, I just told him to work his magic.  I’ve been watching Adam’s talent evolve for years now, and felt that whatever I suggested would only place limits.  As work progressed he told me that he’d been wanting to try combining hot and cold colors for awhile, and decided this would be a good opportunity.

When I originally started my build ( 3 years ago now… ) I had wanted to give it a ‘steam-punkish’ kind of flair, but as it has stretched on and on I’ve kept sacrificing detail to speed up the process.   This paint job has brought me right back to what I was thinking originally.

One thing I didn’t expect was to have anything on my bike of ‘show quality’, which has me now wanting to completely change things up.  I’m going to redo my seat pan, get a much smaller battery so I can shrink the size of the hump, get a new tack and speedo, relocate the key switch, and make new indicator lights.  I might also get a bikini fairing, or maybe something a bit bigger.

Adam is also going to do a paint job on my helmet to match the tank.  I’ve got a modular helmet that is just gun metal grey right now and I’m really excited to see what he does with it.

Here are some more pictures from the process:











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