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April 16, 2011

The Restoration

The FN motor & cradle were given to me by a church minister in Auckland, NZ in the late 1960’s. The FN factory kindly supplied a photo of the 1910 Paris Motor Show model for that year along with an owner’s manual written in French. Other restorations were taking precedence & it was about ten […]

March 11, 2011

The Dream

It’s taken me forty years to get my FN on the road. Not because I’m a slow old geezer who doesn’t know his crown wheel from his pedal crank, but because I’ve had other projects on the go and I’ve done my fair sharing of travelling in between. When I was given the engine cradle […]