MortalEngines Inspired Motorcycle

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Introduction: MortalEngines Inspired Motorcycle

About: ...i am just an avarage guy with an regular job...and some crazy ideas... so live and let diy ;)

so...after my https://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-Jetpac... i decided to build something who would be bigger and better and usefuller.

As usual, not much to say.. but a lot to show

Step 1: Cowdfunding

so i started crowdfunding....and after a while i had enough money to be able to start already....but i couldnt stop so i finished the hole project but crowdfunding is still running

https://www.leetchi.com/c/projekt-von-laschette-patrick

Step 2: Building Main Chassis

So budget was small so i started with scrap parts wheels and metal

Step 3: Rear Drive Wheel

i used parts from my old useless escooter

Step 4: Main Woodbody

used some scrap wood i had left over

Step 5: Seat

also from scrap parts

Step 6: Upholstering Seat

i took the leather i had left from my jetpack project

Step 7: Stearing

from leftover waterinstallation and my old drum

Step 8: Front Wheel

scrap parts from gardeninstallation

Step 9: Front Body

spare parts from installing rain gutter

Step 10: Electrics an Powering

i used mainly parts from my old scooter

Step 11: Maintenance Door and Final Mounting

had left some old belt they where usefull and decorative

Step 12: Update

after my first test ride i added a headlight and installed ad added a a to permitt better balance and second function is a foot rest

Step 13: Video Ride

as soon as i get the time for a ne ride i will upload the video

Make It Move Contest 2017

Third Prize in the
Make It Move Contest 2017

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Second Prize in the
Metal Contest 2017

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    56 Discussions

    hi thought it was a great project, perhaps a steam generator and piston noises

    that is awesome

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    This is sincerely a really cool ride! And a really great design with the shiny front part.

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    You crazy person! Ahhhhh! So steampunk - but without the brass! Good one. Got my vote!

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    This just blows my Mind, I love it!!!!!!!

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    ZepW

    7 months ago

    Wie schätzt du die Chancen ein, so etwas typisiert zu bekommen? Bin zwar aus AT, wird aber nicht anders als bei euch sein.

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    Ich denk sehr unwahrscheinlich wenn ich mir den ganzen Katalog da anschaue , was muss und darf und kann... würd das Teil nie strassenzulässlich werden ;)

    impressive that the little motor will push it around. does it move well?

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    yes it runs good, the old e scooter was ment to pull 150 kg so its good, it could be bether but its a fun ride not ment to be a dragster ;)

    interesting idea and nice pics. needs a description for what exactly youre doing though if you want it to be a good guide

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    i can understand that. its just a little more helpful if you quickly describe the things youre putting together

    Gottleib Daimler would have been proud. The design is close to his.

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    Patrick, I just love your spirit ! Many people (like me) dream to do stuff like that, but you are actually doing it, and the result is always so cool ! Thanks for existing !

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    thank you thats so nice to hear...so here you have the perfect place to find awesome people with awesome projects and you could do the same its nothing special i just do like everyone else