In the 5/6 years i have been modeling for, i haven't done one bike. That is about to change with the build of this tamiya Yamaha R1M. Since it was released i wanted to get my hands on it. The thing holding me back tho was the price. Bike kits are a little bit expensive anyway, but stil...
Luckely christmas came along and my girlfriend thought i had been a good boy. It came with all the goodies she could find for it. She is amazing.
Looking at some youtube clips on 1/12 bike builds i noticed the majority use a motojig. As they are rather expensive I build one myself. I have acces to lathes and milling machines so that is handy.
I have started on the engine allready. Needs a bit more detailing.