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An unfiltered chronicle of the Steelbak journey. Expect personal insights, project updates, and raw reflections on the DIY process. It’s the gritty reality of building, creating, and innovating.

’05 YFZ 450R

Traded the Suzuki LT 250R for this machine. Not starting well and sloppy front end. I think it needs the valves adjusted and/ or has air leak. The air leak is possibly the seals in the carb going bad, so… Read More »’05 YFZ 450R

Engine Building

*WIP Comprehensive Engine Building Tools List Disassembly and Inspection Tools Cleaning and Maintenance Tools Measurement and Precision Tools Rotating Assembly Balancing Engine Rebuilding Tools Specialty Tools Safety and Handling Equipment Skills for Engine Building

Off Grid Power

An open and decentralized society should focus on creating as much off grid power as possible. This is a big goal of mine and there are tons of options and resources these days. This is a big reason I’m working… Read More »Off Grid Power