Master Builders Bike Show at Gibtown Bikefest 2019
Date(s) - 01/11/2019 - 01/13/2019
- 01 - January
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- Bike Show
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Master Builders Bike Show at Gibtown Bikefest 2019
January 11th – 13th
All Weekend – Masters Bike Builders Show
BIKE SHOW ENTRIES ARE ELIGIBLE FOR
Overall Winner “Best of Show”- cash prize, custom made trophy and free trip to compete in the AMD qualifier for The World Champion for a trip to compete in Germany (Trip includes, cash for travel, hotel and meal expenses, motorcycle acceptance and registration fees paid, you and your motorcycle featured with Born To Ride Motorcycle Media).
Class Winners receive cash prize and custom trophies. You and your motorcycle featured in Born To Ride Motorcycle Media.
All competitors receive a free lunch voucher, valid during setup on Friday.
All competitors receive 2 tickets to Friday’s VIP Party – Including buffet.
YOUR COMPETITION PACK WILL INCLUDE
Class rules and descriptions, Invitation, Copy of Judging Sheet
Born To Ride and Preachers Hot Rod Designs are dedicated to showing respect to builders by offering a unique and different approach to the “Motorcycle Show”.
LOOK FORWARD TO FEATURING YOUR TALENT AND HARD WORK!
Builders will be welcomed to submit motorcycle builds for entry in open shows. Below are the descriptions of the classes and the judging criteria
ASSEMBLED FROM PARTS
Entries in this class must be assembled from parts available to the general public. A build in this class can start as an OEM Motorcycle. An original frame must remain in OEM condition-molding is allowed. No parts that are designed to be bolted on can be welded then molded custom seats are allowed.
These builds will resemble Old School style with new technology – Billet Wheels engines of any year – are examples. No one off custom frames or gas tanks. Should a bike be entered in category and arrive for show with custom frame, gas tank, fenders, it will be moved to the Free Style Class.
Every entry in this class will be judged on how the build would perform, the platform it is built to represent. Example, Café Racer won’t have the same chassis set up as drag bike. A Sport Bike is designed for road course racing. Performance bikes do not have molding- we will use a weight to horse power format.
Motorcycles in this class are built to resemble the Customs of the “60’s” and “70’s”. Examples are: Engines pre-1985 catalog bought frames-wheels- etc. Billet Aluminum will be a deduction! It is suggest to reference early magazines pre-1980 for how bikes looked and the parts that were used back in that era.
FREE STYLE CLASS
Easy to describe. Build whatever style you wish with any power source you wish. Note the mechanical functions of the build will be judged. Be Careful!!
This class is designed for ultimate Bagger – These entries must start from a manufactured motorcycle. No one off custom frames. Swing arm may be changed but must remain located in stock pivot locations. The neck can be changed along with stretch and up and out rake. We will look at the following; are the tires rated for highway speeds, are brakes sufficient for weight and tire size.
This is not a Model Contest
Motorcycles in all classes will be judged on uniformity. All motorcycles must Start*-Stop-Shift. *Start does not mean you can jump-start it. The exception would be race only entry – in the performance class.
Judging Aspects of Masters Bike Builders Show
A panel of judges will be scoring the entries and total points will determine the winners. Judging requirements will be on these critical components.
Controls, Lines, Rotors, Calipers size applicable
Style, Match Rotors, Sprockets, Pully
Bends, Balanced, Match both ends
Welds, Style, Molding if applicable
Head lights/Tail lights, Stop, Hi/Low custom or catalog electrical routing-tape
Final Finish, Bumps, Peel, Haze, Swirl, Uniformity, Mural clarity if applicable
Material, Stitching, Fit. Style, Rip, Distortions
One Off, Stock-Modifications, Detail, Hardware application, Power Adders
Fit Material, Steel, Carbon, Fiberglass, ABS, One Off
Pitting, Factory, Custom Plate, Yellow/Discolored
Finish, Textures, Drips
Quality, Compatibility, Haze, Pits
Required, Factory, Custom application, Quality parts, Proper Hardware
Pegs, Grips, Theme all match, Hardware Fasteners match, Plastic tie Straps, Clamps
Water Sports, Dull Finishes, Dirty Seat, Grips, Nooks & Crannies
How does theory apply – Examples: Brakes too small? Tires meet load range requirements?
JUDGES INSTRUCTION SHEET
Start each category with 100 points.
Deduct 1 Point per Infraction.
Work Backwords from 100.
For chrome, powder coating or polishing – score individually. One entry may have a lot of chrome. Another may have polish. they are listed seperatley so no competitior will be penalized for preference. A motrocycle with all chrome may not have any powder, thus score poorly in powder. An entry with all powder may have little chrome thus score poorly in chrome etc.
Entry will be scored on turn signals for 4pts. Horn 2pts, high/low beam 2pts each and stop/run light when admitted 2pts each. 10pts total.
Failure for engine to start scores zero in start category. All motorcycles have three attempts to start before score is entered. Note: “start” means by itsef except in the performance class.
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