Standard is like a family, an odd one, but a family albeit. We like to try to get together once a month and break bread, open some beers and get our hands dirty keeping the place we all love clean and organized. Because as you can imagine, have 40+ co-op members makes for a messy shop!
Flat track racing & wrenching, what else do you need? We open up the lounge and permanently tune to the TV to Fanschoice or vintage racing movies, while in the shop SDTA members can wrench on their bikes to their heart's content. For others looking to get into the flat track racing, bring your bike and we’ll help you figure out how to build it!
If you've never been to a flat track race, there's no time like now. It's the purest form of motorcycle racing and is making a huge come-back. We hope you'll join us and become a part of it!
Taking off on your bike can be a risky enough proposition with all the other people on the road. There's a handful of things you can do on your end though to make sure your bike is in tip-top shape to help combat other variables out of your control.
In this workshop, we go over them all with you and will give you the confidence you need to be a safer rider and enjoy your time on the road that much more. Oh and it's FREE!
We're hosting an eclectic bazaar filled with provisions ranging from Vintage Vendors, Parts Swappers, Local Artisans, Food Trucks, and Custom Motorcycles. Lowbrow Art Productions will be setting up in our parlor room laying some ink as well as our homie Brandon giving out some beard trims and fresh fades. Overland Empire and Geared Restoration Company is bringing out some badass outrigged Land Rovers and curating a booth with all the camp vibes.
By now you're on your way to being a pro. You've taken Maintenance 101 and 102 and have a solid handle on how to keep your bike running it's best ensuring maximum delivery of good times on a regular basis. SWEET!
In our final workshop in this series, MAINTENANCE X 103, we'll get inside your engine (and head!) and talk about things ranging from CAM chains to Valves and their maintenance, which is critical to ensuring you get the longest life out of your motorcycle. Speaking more specifically, your engine.
The Roland Sands Super Hooligan Flat Track Series is picking up steam! Big bikes, three simple rules and a throwback to Class C racing from the 40's and 50's makes for a hell of a weekend of racing.
We'll be headed out with our contingent race team to throw a leg over whatever bike(s) we can find at the track and hope you'll join us if you're local!
Hand shaping is the final step in creating a truly finished piece for a metal shaper. While tools are required to complete the majority of the work, there's nothing like the finish touch of a skilled hand to shape a piece perfectly. Learn how to properly shape by hand with Marlowe Buelvas of Rusted Jalopy at Standard Motorcycle Co. Orlando, FL's only co-op motorcycle garage and educational facility.
The Planishing Hammer is critical to achieving a fine finish on compound pieces of metal work. Learn how to use them at Standard Motorcycle Co., Orlando, FL's only co-op motorcycle garage and educational facility with Marlowe Buelvas of Rusted Jalopy.
Learn about vintage, modern classic and custom motorcycle Charging, Ignition & Starter Systems with Ross Davis at Standard Motorcycle Co., Orlando, FL's only co-op motorcycle garage and educational facility.
The Slip Roller is a versatile tool that can be used for anything from simple forming round stock for templating to making complex cones for custom mufflers and exhaust applications. Learn how to use it with Marlowe Buelvas from Rusted Jalopyat Standard Motorcycle Co., Orlando, FL's only co-op motorcycle garage and educational facility.