Monday, March 30, 2015

Big Twin on Counting Cars March 31 and a party this weekend too!

That's right on March 31 on Counting Cars on the History Channel you will be able to see and hear Big not miss it!

Also Big Twin will be on the cover of Street chopper again after 45 years of silence.....don't miss the issue release party this saturday April 4....

Monday, March 23, 2015

Big Twin on cover of Street Chopper once again 45 years later...and a party too!

AEE Choppers Big Twin built in 1970 and restored perfectly by Bones legacy Choppers is back on the cover of Street Chopper. The new issue premiers soon.....starting with an issue release party on April 4th 12-6 at Gasser Lounge in Redondo Beach. Paul Ponkow of Bones Legacy and I intend to be there for it.
And don't forget you get to see and hear (!) Big Twin March 31st on Counting Cars on the History channel.......

Tuesday, March 17, 2015



Air date for Big Twin's big reveal has moved to March 31 on History Channels series Counting part is the episode is now named "The Return of Big Twin"!!!!!

Mark your calendars now! And here are some more shots from the TV filming......

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Big Twin on Counting Cars on History Channel March 24th

Don't miss the show and see and hear Big Twin roar to life.....this picture is of Paul Ponkow of Bones Legacy who did the restoration in Big Twin, Dave Brackett builder of Big Twin has his back to the camera (I am off to right out of frame). We were moving Big Twin around to get it in the right position for the TV taping.

Again don't miss it....March 24th, Counting Cars, History Channel.

Monday, March 2, 2015

Big Twin on TV !!!! See and hear it soon!!!!!!

Huge will be able to not only see, but hear, Big Twin by AEE Choppers on March 24th (tentative schedule) on the show "Counting Cars" on the HIstory Channel. 
As some of you know Big Twin has been restored to its original glory by Bones Legacy Choppers of Las Vegas. It was a huge undertaking and they are to be congratulated for saving this icon of the chopper world. At this moment it is the only AEE Choppers build known to exist and they did it right. 
The principals at Bones Legacy are Paul Ponkow and the famous artist Seen (Richie Mirando) considered the godfather of graffiti. They spent uncounted amounts of time and money to bring Big Twin back to life. The paint is so good that Dave and I agreed it was better than Molly's original!
A few weeks back the original designer and builder of Big Twin Dave Brackett and I traveled to Bones Legacy and met up with Paul and Richie and their crew. We immediately got in with them and started working on Big Twin to ready it for the expected TV shoot. Ever try to get two Ironheads running at the same time? Big Twin didn't go willingly but eventually she came to life and then some! In between a couple days of thrashing to finish up we visited with Ryan Evans and his crew at Kounts Customs, touring the facility and museum with him. Ryan did the paint on Big Twin. I'm not sure of the details but somehow the producers of Counting Cars got hooked in to the Big Twin story and wanted to follow up on it. 
Following are a few picture from the trip and upcoming big reveal on Counting Cars. One last note, Bones Legacy has collected an untold amount of old choppers, a truly mind boggling amount and should be thanked for doing so. They are working hard and trying to get it right to save these classics before they are gone. I can't thank them enough for what they have done. Over the next few days I'll add some pictures...for now one of Big Twin (plus me and Seen) and one of me and Dave with Danny "The Count" Koker.