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After two stunning BMW conversions (BMW R60/7, BMW R80) Blaz Sustarsic from Er Motorcycles has contacted us with news on his new spectacular beemer. Based on a BMW R69S back from the 1960’s, the Voltron (named after a giant titanium robot from an old animated TV series) is a mixture of modern and vintage style with emphasis on clean lines and visual simplicity. more photos after the jump.

This retro-futuristic ride is up for auction, more details via their Facebook page
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Based in Belgium, Zadig Motorcycles have rolled out of their garage this stunning custom motorcycle named - The Salander. Based on a 1979 Honda CJ250T, the bike has an utilitarian character achieved by the rough-round-the-edges finish, and features a vintage Brooks bicycle seat and a bare fuel tank carved with artistic flair, that compliment the raw look perfectly. via

On a side note, Zadig Motorcycles raises money building bikes to help children inflicted by life threatening diseases. Head over to their website for more details.
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Our latest custom motorbike workshop discovery comes from Munich, Germany. Diamond Atelier was founded this summer by Tom Konecny and Pablo Steigleder, two cafe racer enthusiasts that wanted more than what is offered by the existing monotonous and repetitive custom scene. Their first build is this beautiful 1992 BMW R80RT conversion, a bike striped to its bare essentials, cleaned up, painted with a beautiful pale blue color scheme, and converted into a true masterpiece.

This awesome ride is currently for sale through their website, you can send the guys an email for more details. Photo credit: Philipp Wulk
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When Harley Davidson stopped production of the Buell 1125 back in 2010, the founders of Ronin Motor Works created the Ronin Concept Motorcycle, a spectacular superbike that will continue on after the demise of the Buell 1125. Ronin 47 is built around the revolutionary engine and frame of the Buell, but has had a major facelift with many mechanical and cosmetic changes to give it a furiously aggressive streetfighter look. 47 refers to the number of Ronins being made, the price tag is of $38,000. via
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Ducati have presented the Scrambler, after months of teasing, the Italian brand have finally revealed the vintage inspired motorbike at the Intermot Show in Germany. The Ducati Scrambler is a contemporary interpretation of the iconic Ducati model from the 60´s, and will be available in four distinct styles, Icon, Urban Enduro, Classic, and Full Throtle. All versions are powered by an air-cooled L-twin two-valve 803 cc engine. watch the video

You can read some of the Ducati Scrambler´s history here
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It is the first time we feature a bike from British custom builder Auto Fabrica, and boy what a beauty this is. Bujar Muharremi and his crew work essentially on Yamaha SR250s, this is already the 4th to roll out of their London Garage. Named Type 4, this elegant and simple build, has been reduced to the essentials and weighs less than 130kg, making it the perfect ride for commuting in a busy city.
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This out-of-this-world build, is the latest custom Harley to roll out of the Rough Crafts garage in Taiwan. Based on a 2014-spec Dyna Street Bob, the beastly "Urban Cavalry" has the Rough Crafts trademark makeover, with features, such as the distinct ”dark iron”, vintage sci-fi look, and a beautiful semi-gloss grey paint scheme. We love it. More amazing photos after the jump. via

Also check out these other spectacular custom Harley´s by Rough Crafts:
- The Bomb Runner   - The Iron Guerilla   - The Shadow Rocket
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Our custom motorbike crush today comes from a small garage in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, called Federal Moto. This sharp build ticks all the right boxes, it is clean, simple, reliable, and the perfect ride for a busy urban city. The bike is based on a Honda CB360 and was named "The Couch Surfer", in honor of the client, a young guy that lives, works, and parties downtown, and wanted a whippy little tracker that he could tear around the city, jump curbs, and have fun with on his commute.
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Our latest custom motorbike crush comes from an Italian builder of Bari named Motorecyclos. We have featured several beemers before, and this is definitely up there with our favorites. We don´t have much info on this awesome BMW R45 transformation, but we will definitely keep an eye out for more builds rolling out of this garage. For now we invite you to drool over the cool pictures after the jump.
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Confederate Motorcycles have rolled out the spectacular all-new X132 Hellcat Speedster, the perfect fusion of power, strength and beauty. The original X132 Hellcat was a huge success for the brand, but how could you make it even better? Bring in a former Ducati designer, thats how! Built from the finest materials including carbon finer and billet aluminum, the beast is equipped with a 132 inch V twin engine delivering an impressive 120hp and putting out 140 torques, giving the bike drag racing ratios. The Hellcat Speedster is limited to 65 bikes, so hurry and get your check book out fast.
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Remember the popular post we did on the Motoped conversion kit? Now the same guys behind the petrolhead DIY project have presented their new kit, the Motopeds Survival Bike : Black Ops Edition. The apocalypse ready ride is built with the same kit as the standard Motoped, but comes with a bunch of action ready accessories to choose from, including a crossbow, two gas packs, a survival shovel, a harpoon, a blade a saw, carabiners, an axe, climbing rope, flashlight, and a lot more. via
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This is the latest work of art to roll out of one of our favorite bike builders, Venier Customs. Named Tractor 02, the simple and elegant build is a restyling of a Moto Guzzi V7 Stone 750cc, it was fitted with chunky Continental dual sport tires, a GPS speedometer, and a small black LSL headlight. The beauty was painted with two glossy grey tones and a gold strip that matches the gold logo. watch the video
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VDB Moto are not new to the custom motorbike scene, but this spectacular build is their first BMW conversion. B-1 is based on a mono lever 1986 R80RT, and when VDB got their hands on the bike, it was in pretty rough conditions. The guys decided to retain the distressed and rugged look of the engine to make a contrast with the new parts and paint. They stripped down the bike removing all the usual excess parts and weight, painted the tank with a beautiful 60’s pastel steel blue, and fitted an aluminum surf rack. Check out more photos below
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The Be.e electric scooter designed by Dutch firm Waarmakers, is the first biocomposite e-scooter made with hemp, flax, and bio-resin, creating an extremely sustainable, lightweight and strong material. The funky-looking e-scooter comes equipped with a powerful but silent 4kW motor that will get you up to 34mph in 6 seconds, and the fast charging 2.5kWh battery will give you a 38 mile range. The city cruiser features chunky tires providing great grip and control, and a large windscreen to keep you dry in minor rain-showers. via watch the video
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Erik Buell Racing have rolled out the new EBR 1190SX, a spectacular motorbike the company describes as "a true naked streetfighter-style sport bike”. The beast has the power and technology of a superbike, it is equipped with a powerful 185hp V-Twin engine and 100 pounds of torque. This is the highest-horsepower factory Streetfighter available on the market, and comes in a choice of Frost Bite White, Racing Red and Galactic Black color schemes.

Read a great review of the EBR 1190SX by Cycle World
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Harley-Davidson is about to change. The iconic brand have introduced the LiveWire, a step toward the future. The Project LiveWire Experience is a research project into the viability of an electric two-wheeler for the bar-and-shield brand, it will take the bike on a 30-city tour across America to gather feedback from consumers before actually going into mass production. So what do you think? Is electricity the way to go even for Harley?

Curious? Check out a great hands-on review on Cycle World
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The Copenhagen based Wrenchmonkees are probably the most influential bike builders in Europe, we are big fans of their work and have featured several of their builds before. The latest masterpiece to roll out of their garage is based on a 2005 Triumph Thruxton was and transformed into a spectacular scrambler with adventure-touring tires. Pure class…

Also check out the roundup on our 10 favorite custom motorcycles
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Over the past couple of years we have featured some stylish, beastly, clean, and unusual motorbike conversions, today we have decided to make a list of our favorite builds featured here on blessthissstuff. What follows are some examples of the spectacular and creative work being done around the world, get ready to drool… (note: these are our editor´s picks, list in no particular order).
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