Tucked away on a Chicago side street lies Rodsmith Handmade Customs & Rods, the workshop of one Craig Rodsmith, badass and bike-builder at large. The Aussie native tuned up his first bike — a ’57 BSA — at the age of 12, and he’s been slapping chrome flourishes on everything from bicycles to WWII fighter planes for the 25 years since.
And this silver bullet beauty is what he does best.
Moto Guzzi (7 images)
Here’s what’s going on with this Guzzi.
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The beauty is currently on show at the Haas Motorcycle Gallery in Dallas, home to nearly 40 vintage and custom motorcycles that date back as far as 1901.
Hope they have good locks on the doors.
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