Hey there! Here’s a quick recap for new readers: last February I purchased a 1982 XL250R, and this is the third installment in my rebuild journal.
Lately, I’ve been having a hard time working regularly on my build. Something always comes up — work or dinner or other projects or general laziness — that keeps me inside at the end of the day.
When I first started on this project, I was great about making time to work in the garage — even on weekdays. I was motivated by a clear goal: strip everything off the bike and figure out what it does.
But after completing the teardown, my goals became a lot murkier. [Read more…]