Indian Motorcycle Restoration

26th March 2015
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Indian Motorcycle Restoration

Indian Motorcycle Project

Restoration of a 1960's coin opperated Kiddie Ride manufactured by Edwin Hall & Co of 67 Besley Street, Streatham, in South London. This is a early prototype model with full metal base and the bike running on 2 rollers with a bump on each ( the later version had a tipping mechanism contained within a Glassfibre steped case ). The Motorcycle was made in Belgium by Lenaerts, originally for use on a platform Fairground Ride


The Tank Has been stripped and sprayed with


Both Mudguards were striped and had the holes

weld filled and ground flat, they were then

sprayed with primer, the Tank was striped and primed

All of the chrome parts were re plated

The Frame was Soda Blasted, primed, black base

coated and had 2 coats of clearcoat

The tank and the Mudguards wear coated in

Red Candy Base coat and Cream Pearl Base coat.

( this is a mock up of the Indian Head )

Assembly has started, The Engine has been polished and installed