Case repair

If you’ve been following this blog, you’ll know that the bike is already running. There are still however a bunch of photos of how we got there. These will be interesting to you if you plan on winning this bike next weekend.

before Somebody obviously had an issue with this case at some point and didn’t do such a great job of “fixing” it. Digging a new hole into the case isn’t the way to do this.

jbweldWe mixed up some J-B Weld to get this job done. It’s a 2 part epoxy that can be used for metal repair. It can be shaped, sanded, tapped, drilled etc. It’s pretty useful stuff.
afterWith a stud in the original location, we filled the hole that was left with the J-B Weld and let it cure. Once that finished, we had case that was ready to reassembled.

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