Documentary: Building An Engine From Scratch – Casting – Machining – Assembly – Test Riding

Documentary: Building An Engine From Scratch – Casting – Machining – Assembly – Test Riding

This 10 minute films shows the process of building an engine from scratch, including the casting process, machining, final assembly, and the completed motorcycle’s first test ride. It’s an interesting look into how motorcycle (and car) engines were painstakingly built back in the early days of motoring, every step of the process involved highly-skilled machinists, metal workers, engineers, and assembly linesmen. Continue reading