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> 96 BruceThomson B Toronto,Onta… F o l l o w A Originalsketchesforthemodel­

Originalsketchesforthemodel­thesketcheswerenotTOOimportanthere­thewholepointofthisexercise

wastobuildahardmodeltoshowmystudentshowtodoit.ItisimportanttonoteatthispointthatIamNOTby

trade,amodelmaker­butasanindustrial/vehicledesigneritissomethingIhavehadtodointhepast.

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8/10/2015 Motorcycledesignandmodel­Spada.onBehance Developedsketch­I'llhavetopushthefrontwheeloutabit

Developedsketch­I'llhavetopushthefrontwheeloutabit

Developedsketch­I'llhavetopushthefrontwheeloutabit Anothersketch­tryingtoestablishthedimensionsofthebikehere

Anothersketch­tryingtoestablishthedimensionsofthebikehere

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8/10/2015 Motorcycledesignandmodel­Spada.onBehance Sideandtopsketchestobeusedasunderlaysfor"tape"drawing.

Sideandtopsketchestobeusedasunderlaysfor"tape"drawing.

Beginningofthesketchmodel(Ialwaysdoasktechmodelfirsttoascertainthedesign)notethe"tapedrawingisa

cheat­hasn'tbeendoneproperlyyet.

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8/10/2015 Motorcycledesignandmodel­Spada.onBehance

Thesketchmodeladvancing­themodelsissimplycarvedfrom"blueinsulationfoam" ­theblacklines areaddedin"sharpie"markertohighlighttheform.

areaddedin"sharpie"markertohighlighttheform.

Thefinishedsketchmodel­Ibelievethatthiswasdoneat1/10scale.I'mhappywiththeformatthis

pointsoI'llmoveahead.It'simportanttonotethatthedesigndevelopmentofthisbikehasbeenVERY

light­themodelistheproject,asitwere.

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8/10/2015 Motorcycledesignandmodel­Spada.onBehance

Thebeginningofthelowerfairing­thisisthemannerinwhichmostofthemodelwillbebuilt­splines supportingsurface.Thesplinesherearecutfromclearacrylicandthesurfaceisathinstyrenebonded totheacrylicwithsolvent(notaseasyasitlookswithcomplexcurves I'dlikenthistobonessupporting

).

flesh

I'dlikenthistobonessupporting ). flesh

Thebellyfairing­thisis,forthemostpart,complete­notethebodyfillerusedtosmoothoverthehard

edges(thedarkpink/mauveareas).

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8/10/2015 Motorcycledesignandmodel­Spada.onBehance

ThewheelsweredrawninAdobeIllustrator,importedintosolidworksandthancarvedoutonaCNC

machine(oneofthebenefitsofworkingataCollegethathasthesesortsofthings!).Thegridonthe

boardistokeepthingsaccurate.Notethe"support"behindthemodeltoallowadjustmentbetweenthe

wheels.Theswingarmisroughedoutinbluefoamasatest.

wheels.Theswingarmisroughedoutinbluefoamasatest.

Theroughbluefoamswingarmontheleftandthestyrenepiecetobeusedinthemodelontheright.

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8/10/2015 Motorcycledesignandmodel­Spada.onBehance

Enginebitsappearing­these(thecylindricalbits)weredoneonalatheandthe"block"atthefrontwasdoneby

simplecuttingandboxing.

simplecuttingandboxing.

The"V­Twin"appearing.Again,splinedstyrene.Notethesketchmodelbehind ­alwaysreferringtoit

­alwaysreferringtoit

Anotherviewoftheengine,halfdowelshavebeenadded.Notethechainandsprockets­thesewere

purchasedatan"electronics/mechanicalsurplusstore.Cheap.

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8/10/2015 Motorcycledesignandmodel­Spada.onBehance

ThesearesomemoreofthebitsIboughtattheSurplusstore­Iusedmostofit­Ipaidabout$9

Canadianfortheabove.Nicefor"details".

Canadianfortheabove.Nicefor"details".

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Theengineandbellyfairingprimded.Thedowelsstickingoutabovewillbindtheenginetothebiketo

allowthemodeltobe"self­supporting"­thatisitwon'tneedanysupportunderthelowerfairing,and

thewheelswillbearalltheload.

thewheelswillbearalltheload.

Thebeginingofthe"frame"andtank­again­youcanseethe"splined"natureoftheconstruction.

Thetank,closetobeingfinished­butstillneedingsanding.

Thetank,closetobeingfinished­butstillneedingsanding.

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8/10/2015 Motorcycledesignandmodel­Spada.onBehance

Thetankwiththeseatmountedtoit­dryingontoit,infact.Notethepaintedwheelintheforeground

andthepaintedbelllyfairinginthebackground­thatishowprojectslikethisevolve­abitatatime.

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8/10/2015 Motorcycledesignandmodel­Spada.onBehance

Engine,swingarmandbellyfairingfinished.Notethefootpegs­rememberthestereobitsfromthe

surplusstore?

surplusstore? Springsandwheelsmounted

Springsandwheelsmounted

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8/10/2015 Motorcycledesignandmodel­Spada.onBehance Almostdone!Tankandseatmounted,andfrontforksputin

Almostdone!Tankandseatmounted,andfrontforksputin Theseatisrealleatherboughtatadollar shopstretchedover(andspraymountedto)theseatconstruction.

shopstretchedover(andspraymountedto)theseatconstruction.

Andthereisit­a1/3scalemodelofabike.Thisdescriptionoftheprocesshas,necessarilybeen

truncated,butIhopeithasbeenusefulallthesame.ThemodelwaspaintedwithKrylonSpraybombs (inaspraybooth) ­nothingelse.The"graphics"werecreatedinAdobeIllustratorandsentouttoa printerwhomadethemas"selfadhesives".

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8/10/2015 Motorcycledesignandmodel­Spada.onBehance Andanotherview­Thanksforlooking!Cheers­Bruce BruceThomson B

Andanotherview­Thanksforlooking!Cheers­Bruce

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Good!ZackKetz CRAZY. Dec24,2013at9:36pm DongDongHa Dec21,2013at3:32pm Dec15,2013at4:35pm

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Dec15,2013at4:35pmDec24,2013at9:36pm Good! DongDongHa Dec21,2013at3:32pm LeontiosSakellis LookslikeaKTMdesign,anditisquiteimpressive!

LookslikeaKTMdesign,anditisquiteimpressive!

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