E3

Custom Retro Mod and VIntage Motorcycles. Rebuilt in NYC.
Minty fresh CB550 caliper rebuild.  (at Greenpoint)

Minty fresh CB550 caliper rebuild. (at Greenpoint)

Under Construction. One- off BSA  men’s belt.  Some mid morning quiet work before getting into today’s Husky and CB550 mods. #bsa #leathercraft  (at Greenpoint)

Under Construction. One- off BSA men’s belt. Some mid morning quiet work before getting into today’s Husky and CB550 mods. #bsa #leathercraft (at Greenpoint)

The new E3 Holster Style Slim Wallet. Available online at www.e3motorcycles.com #leathercraft  #slimwallet  (at Williamsburg)

The new E3 Holster Style Slim Wallet. Available online at www.e3motorcycles.com #leathercraft #slimwallet (at Williamsburg)

Next up: A nice custom upholstered E3 Black Leather Seat to compliment this sucker. #cb550 #honda (at Greenpoint)

Next up: A nice custom upholstered E3 Black Leather Seat to compliment this sucker. #cb550 #honda (at Greenpoint)

Nickel Plated CB550F tank for Harry’s new ride. #cb550 #cb750
#caferacer  (at Greenpoint)

Nickel Plated CB550F tank for Harry’s new ride. #cb550 #cb750
#caferacer (at Greenpoint)

The first batch of E3 Leather Zulu Watch Bands are now available at www.e3motorcycles.com. The ultimate in functional timepiece retention devices. Photo by Cooper Naitove. @e3supplyco @mrjuicebox #seikomod #leathercraft #zulu  (at Greenpoint)

The first batch of E3 Leather Zulu Watch Bands are now available at www.e3motorcycles.com. The ultimate in functional timepiece retention devices. Photo by Cooper Naitove. @e3supplyco @mrjuicebox #seikomod #leathercraft #zulu (at Greenpoint)

Watch Modding Sunday.  These Seiko Automatics are like mini Honda CBs. Easy to work on and tons of aftermarket support. Brushed Aluminum Custom E3 Dial and Big Number SuperLuminova all bolted up.  #seikomod #seiko @e3supplyco  (at Greenpoint)

Watch Modding Sunday. These Seiko Automatics are like mini Honda CBs. Easy to work on and tons of aftermarket support. Brushed Aluminum Custom E3 Dial and Big Number SuperLuminova all bolted up. #seikomod #seiko @e3supplyco (at Greenpoint)

I spent the better part of last week scanning old found slides and negatives I’ve been collecting from thrift shops and garage sales during my moto travels and surf trips.

It’s a bit of a departure from the normal E3 scheduled programming- so I’ve set up a new Tumblr feed for the project. 

Other People’s Lives

Found photos of forgotten peoples in Modern Day America. 

 

Low 50’s in NYC. Swell day for a ride. (at Williamsburg Bridge)

Low 50’s in NYC. Swell day for a ride. (at Williamsburg Bridge)

The dishes are done dude. New CB550 wheel set all laced up and ready for truing. #cb550 #bitchwork #caferacer

The dishes are done dude. New CB550 wheel set all laced up and ready for truing. #cb550 #bitchwork #caferacer

Prepped for surgery. CB550 wheel set. #cb550 #caferacer #scrambler

Prepped for surgery. CB550 wheel set. #cb550 #caferacer #scrambler

Harry’s new instrument panel for his CB550 project in progress.  (at Greenpoint)

Harry’s new instrument panel for his CB550 project in progress. (at Greenpoint)

Today’s scheduled programming: CB550 wheel set up. Minty OEM spokes courtesy of the fine lads at Honda. #cb550 #caferacer  (at Greenpoint)

Today’s scheduled programming: CB550 wheel set up. Minty OEM spokes courtesy of the fine lads at Honda. #cb550 #caferacer (at Greenpoint)

The E3 Gotham Black Kit. Radtastic leather goodness and accessories handmade in house. Just about done with test piloting.  @e3supplyco #leathercraft #seikomod (at Greenpoint)

The E3 Gotham Black Kit. Radtastic leather goodness and accessories handmade in house. Just about done with test piloting. @e3supplyco #leathercraft #seikomod (at Greenpoint)

Fresh Batch of E3 Camera Straps and Keychains just outta the oven. Available at www.e3motorcycles.com #handmade #leathercraft  (at Greenpoint)

Fresh Batch of E3 Camera Straps and Keychains just outta the oven. Available at www.e3motorcycles.com #handmade #leathercraft (at Greenpoint)