November 09 Shop Talk

Hank Thilbodeau Shop News

November 8th,2009- I would like to say congrats to Clint Carpenter. He recently purchased “Miss Conception”. I REALLY hated to see her go. That bike is truly one of my favorites. It was blast to ride, nothing but attitude. Above all it would flat ass fly. But anyhow, congrats Clint, I hope you enjoy the bike as much as I enjoyed …

October 09 Shop Talk

Hank Thilbodeau Shop News

Things are moving along well in the shop. I have made some more progress on the trike and on the Moto Guzzi. New ram air intake on the trike and a new set of  bars as well as lowering the front end 2” and relocating the battery on the Guzzi. Check out the pix. I believe you will enjoy them. …

Suzuki Trike Intake

Hank Thilbodeau Shop News

September 30, 2009 – I just wanted let everyone to know to look at the killer new intake that I just made for the Suzuki trike. Make sure you check it out. Also check out the new Full Throttle North Carolina issue, it has an article about the Springer Softtail Custom in it. Thanks for reading. Have more progress for …

Miss Conception Takes First Place

Hank Thilbodeau Shop News

Man what a great weekend. The newest build “Miss Conception” is done and took a first place yesterday at the Ray Price Rally in Raleigh. I worked on the bike all the way up until time to leave. Test rode it 2 miles, came back and rode it 45 miles to the show. Hung out with all the great people …

Shop Talk September 09

Hank Thilbodeau Shop News

As always thank you for following our work here. I have some new pix coming of the newest build “Miss Conception”. She is pure evil. I have been busy with normal work as well as taking time to create new stuff for your bikes. I have some cool new exhausts, handle bars and tank designs. I am getting back on …

Ruthie Dabbs Poker Run

Hank Thilbodeau Charity Events, Shop News

I want to start by saying thank you to everyone for keeping up with what we are doing in the shop. It has been a CRAZY summer, so the builds have been slow. The new shop bike is coming along great. Hoping to have it on the road soon. I will be posting the pics. The bike will be call “Miss …

Thanks Triangle Cycles

Hank Thilbodeau Charity Events, Events, Shop News

First off, thank you to Triangle Cycles for hosting a great event. The weather was great and the people at Triangle cycles were extremely helpful. We carried the Vento 250 that I am chopping for them. They were blown away by the foot clutch with the jockey shift, forward controls and 17” custom made apes. We also carried the newly …

Shop Talk May 2009

Hank Thilbodeau Shop News

First and foremost – thank you to everyone for all your phone calls, food and overall concern for Hank after the accident.  We are most appreciative.  It shows what great friends we have.  Thanks to Patrick for helping out in Jacksonville and Brad for helping out in Butner.  And most of all to Jimmy Glenn for helping out in the …

New Website

Hank Thilbodeau Shop News

Well everybody I have been talking about it and we finally got the new site up and running. It has been a long time coming but I feel it is worth the wait. We will be adding new photo galleries soon! I have a pile of new stuff to put on here. And as you can see we will be …