A new year has landed upon us, and its gonna be a good one! Looking back over the years, HHB has been a pretty intense roller coaster. Starting in the basement of a rental house as a pipe dream, and growing into a success. We moved from Basement to an Old Cool Industrial place […]
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It’s been a while since we’ve updated the Blog, but here ya go! Let’s talk Charging Systems and Regulators… This may come as a surprise to lots of you, and even myself included, but Regulators are considered a wear item, much like Tires or Brakes, they have a lifespan. That lifespan is based on how […]
I posted the below pic to our Instagram and Facebook page earlier today… The first comments pretty much nailed… Can we really beat a dead horse? I mean, it’s just basic wiring right? Apparently that bad wiring horse still has some life left in him… Finish him off! Do your wiring connections look […]
Gonna keep this short and sweet… Sometimes we get returned electrical components that have “failed” – and almost always it’s due to poor connections on the wiring… Ok, Not always… If its not, we stand behind it 100% – as always…. But when it is due to bad wiring and poor connections – we really […]
Well folks, I know its been a hot minute, but we’ve been working on yet another righteous product for you folks! This is just the spy shot, more to come soon! Thats right, a NEW XS650 CDI Ignition and Charging System! No more sourcing advance parts from one vendor, an ignition from another […]
Thats right! Another year older, and passing along the same blessings back to you fine folks. 36 Never felt so good – Hugh’s HandBuilt is kicking it as always, my 2 girls are growing fast, Tevan is still rad, and after all these years, I’m still in love your our favorite V-Twin (Vertical that is!) […]
I don’t know about you folks, but for us, spring is already nipping at my heels – and that means it’s time to get your bike out of the shed and go for a ride….. Right? Right??? Whoa! Not so fast there! You gotta treat these ol’ bikes just like a love relationship, you gotta […]
Let’s Get this party started! This kit can be used on both Rigid and Swingarm bikes. It’s a universal kit, so while it’s not 100% brand specific, we’ll be showing you how to use the HHB Fender Strut Kit on an XS650 we are working on. Why this Dual Upper Bolt Mount kit? We designed […]
Yea man! It’s coming! The XS650 Chopoff has been a blast in the last 2 years, and this year should prove to be no exception. Come see us and the awesome folks at Pandemonium Customs, who are having the get together in Defiance Ohio, at Dan’s Shop. Pandemonium Customs has hosted this event for the […]
Well folks, before you start blowing up the email and comment section, these are NOT FOR SALE – at least not in the near future… However, in our never ending quest to make the XS650 better each day, my total gear head shop helper Cody sat down and mapped out the proper formulas for a […]
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