Memorial Day in America is a day to honor and remember the values that so many have fought for in wars and conflicts over the centuries. Flags were waved, prayers were said, tears were shed, stories were shared. It’s a poignant moment to say “Thank you” to a Veteran.
This Memorial day I was lucky enough [...]
Gunfighter Revealed – The Knockout Motorcycle crew puts the finishing touch on the bike influenced by the famed P-51 Mustang – Gunfighter!No comments yet | CAF, custom motorcycles, Gunfighter, Mustang, P-51, Ralph Randolph, Veteran, war planes, WarBikes, WWII | Permalink
Since we’re just a few episodes away from the Gunfighter completion, I thought I’d toss some Gunfighter info up here for you.
Did you know:
The P-51 Mustang Fighter became the first single-engine airplanes to attack the Germans in their own homeland when they carried out strafing raids on Dortmund
On escort missions with bombers, the bullet spitting [...]
From the Pilot Training Manual: Mustang P-51 that’s on file in the CAF Airpower Museum Library. They have shelves and racks of resources available, as well as a huge oral history collection. Pretty much anything you want to look up about aircraft from WWII is comfortably residing within this library. There are Flight Manuals from [...]No comments yet | CAF, Mustang, P-51, war planes, WWII | Permalink
Man, have we got stories to tell! I mean, there was that first biting anxiety over cutting into a new Softtail to build up Gunfighter from. And watching Ralph form a sleek gas tank to look like the fuselage of a P-51, well, he left us all a little shell-shocked when he pointed out that [...]No comments yet | build, custom choppers, custom motorcycles, Motorcycles, P-51, Veteran, war planes, WWII | Permalink