Chassis Wear

Chassis Wear

When we think about a motorcycle frame we normally are thinking of an item to which engine, swing arm and front steering parts are attached.  On the other hand we don’t often think of the frame itself as a component that wears out like the other moving parts that are attached to it. Well, wear […]

What’s an ADV

What’s an ADV

I coined the term “multisurface” motorcycle back in the last century because there was no other term that described the type of motorcycle I built and rode or the kind of riding I did. I never expected the term “multisurface motorcycling” to catch on in an age of ever increasing silliness where two-wheelers are concerned. […]

Oldie but a Goodie – Dual Sport News December 1999

Oldie but a Goodie – Dual Sport News December 1999

Reaching back 15 years, this article first appeared in the now-defunct Dual Sport News. I thought it would be a worthwhile look back at some of Elden’s developments with the KLR-650. This will probably get me in trouble, but Elden will be 80 this month and Pauline turns 88 in 2015… they’re still riding two-up on […]