My rebuild Project-Triumph Thunderbird 6T from 1953

It  hopefully will  later look like this Pearl

The beginning -Sandblasting  old Parts

All parts are out for painting in orginal Polycromatic Blue.Frame Sandblasting  and then powder coated.The Petrol and Oil Tank is special cleaned with Acid  inside,pressure tested and then  sealed,before painting !!

Paint finish !!!!!! in original 1953 Polychromatic Blue from RS Motorbike paint

Gearbox maintenance and Repair

Rebuild-All Bushes and Bearings new. Camplate changed

Fitting new cush drive rubbers

Front Wheel complete rebuild and painted in Polychromatic Blue

Rear Wheel rebuild and painted

Wheels are finished with new Rims and stainless Steel Spokes

Brand new Parts and new chromed Parts

Front Fork completely rebuilt with new Stanchions and Springs

Rolling Chassis-it is going on

Clean complete new wiring on the 6T

Completely Engine refurb

6T Cylinderhead refurb  lead free Valve seat conversion,Colsibro Inlet and Exhaust Valve Guides-ground +10 to std,6T inlet Valve-T120 plasma hardened exhaust Valves

Valve Seat recut multi angle,Skim Cylinder Head face and Rocker Box face,shot blasted and stoved enamelled.

New Cylinder- honed , with NÜRAL Pistons Std.

Final -waiting for Altette,Brakeswitch,and polished manifold-and new Carburetor

First Start up after Rebuild

Next year I will put some new pictures and Video to this page.The 6T is finished know to absolut stunning condition.My Dream to own a 6T Thunderbird is coming true.I hope you like my  rebuild Report.I wish everybody of you a safe drive with your Vintage or classic Bike.Let your Projects and Dreams come True.