H-D 110th celebration and AMD affiliate custom show
As part of the Motor Company’s 110th activities, an AMD World Championship program custom show was held at the Harley-Davidson Museum Campus in Milwaukee during a weekend of celebrations. Organized by Bob Kay’s Biker Pros team, the event included four AMD Invitational classes (Freestyle, Radical Bagger, Retro Mod, and Mod Harley) and saw one lucky winner, Shaun Ruddy, qualify to compete at AMD World Championship in Germany. The award winning Beezlebub motorcycle took a top 3 in tough competition.
Roys Toys Customs’ Beezlebub Takes a Top 3
Custom Touring Bagger Built by Roy’s Philosophy
What happens when a custom bike is built and it has a mishape two states away? It’s a bad scene if you can’t take the bike into a Harley-Davidson dealership.
Build Custom Touring Bagger
The Solution – Roy builds custom bikes that can be driven down the street or across the country and can be serviced at a dealership no matter where you are traveling. Continue reading
Build a Custom Softail Chopper – Follow along with updates on Nikki’s custom Softail chopper.
Build a Custom Softail Chopper – Nikki’s Sled
The Roy’s Toys Customs’ team began reviewing the options for Nikki’s “Lucky 13” motorcycle. As with any bike build, from mild to wild, taking consideration of usage is important.
Nikki will use the bike as a bar hopper and for select custom bike shows. So a Softail chopper was determined to meet her needs.
Building Custom Softail The Phoenix
The team pulled The Phoenix down to the frame and built it up into a custom sled. Powdercoat was used instead of paint. The powertrain gleams with a coating that resembles ceracoat, a ceramic polymer used in firearms.
Anthony & Roy Martin at Harley Museum with The Phoenix
The entire bike has a restrained color pallet that catches your attention because it is so unique compared to other custom sleds. Continue reading
Roy & Christy Martin’s Rump Roast is a Custom 300 Fat Tire Softail Chopper which features a Thunder Mountain 300 Softail frame with Ridewright Wheels 80 stainless spoke wheels, Avon Venom donuts, Gunslinger Custom Paint and custom sheet metal that was hand formed by Roy Martin.
Custom 300 Fat Tire Softail Chopper
When Roy completed a couple flat black custom sleds he decided to build something with more color. Continue reading
Roys Toys Customs Beezlebub
Roy turns heads with customs, but at the end of the day his philosophy is for customers to have something that they can actually experience and enjoy. Roy’s Toys Customs’ Beezlebub is a testament to this philosophy.
With Hot Bike’s Jeff Holt
U.S. and international custom builders and industry luminaries connected on the first Sunday of the 76th edition of the Sturgis Rally for a Meet & Greet breakfast to benefit Tech Ed scholarships.
The fund is an expansion of the Buffalo Chip Challenge which has been committed to bolstering the growth of South Dakota’s motorcycle industry by helping Sturgis area students develop hands-on skills and knowledge.
Steel Tattoos 2005 World Championship competitor
Roy’s Toys Customs’ Steel Tattoos Custom Harley is a super clean low-down custom sled that features creative engraving by Jerry Potts, Billet 4U 4″ Belt Drive and drive side rear brake.
Photos and text by Tyler Ludlow
Roy Martin of Roys Toys Customs in Centennial, CO started working at a machine shop and worked on a lot of Hot Rods. He then took his engine balance chops and abilities into creating custom bikes. after the years as a cop.
Custom Bike Build
The average motorcycle shop owners can show you scrapbook after scrapbook of bikes they’ve pushed through shows, and the slow, grinding, transition in going from local motorcycle enthusiast to renowned custom builder. Roys Toys Customs are only concerned with the future.
Milwaukee Invitational Motorcycle show and get our picture taken with Willie G and Nancy Davidson
ROY’S TOYS CUSTOMS ROLLS INTO THE 2016 MILWAUKEE RALLY
For Harley enthusiasts, the biggest party of the summer happened Labor Day Weekend, as the Museum hosted two Custom Bike Shows: H-D Museum Ride-In Custom Bike Show and H-D Museum Invitational Bike Builder Custom Bike Show.