The Sharka Blog

Miatapalooza 2017

Miatapalooza 2017

My attempt to sum up a whirlwind weekend event into a single blog post. Come for the pix! Stay for the stream of consciousness.

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Spotlight: Blue Jay

A wild Blue Jay appears!

I got a DM on instagram the other day from my buddy Jeo. He was gonna be coming through town and wanted to meet up. And it was on the ONE day this week that I could do something, soooo… it’s spotlight blog post time! A word of warning – I was woefully unprepared for […]

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I See a Tan Top and I Want to Paint It Black

Yucky, faded, with glue coming through.

Stormy’s faded orange soft top gets a bit of attention.

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Got Wood?

Stormy's wood.

Stormy got wood. Sharka’s got wood. Wanna see? There’s many wood and knob pix inside. You know you wanna peek. *snigger*

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3D Printer Ramblings

Well that isn't a Miata part...

A rambling stream of consciousness about some sort of 3D printer junk and some wheel center caps for Stormy.

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Bucky: 100,000 Miles

On a closed road in Mexico.

Bucky hit a major milestone today – 100,000 miles. We crossed it in style.

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Fixing a Broken FM Turbo Heatshield

Poor little neglected Sharka

A microblog with bad phone photography about fixing a few bad welds on the FM turbo heat shield.

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Freeing Stuck NC Miata Spark Plugs

Stone cold. Ready to work.

Ever try to get a spark plug out of an engine and fail? Yeah. I did too. Then I grabbed the Mopar Combustion Chamber Cleaner.

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FD RX-7 Wheels For the Stormtrooper

Factory 16x8 FD wheels

The Stormtrooper ditches the factory wagon-wheels in favor of a set belonging to a long lost older brother.

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Stormtrooper Gets Some Low

Megan EZ Streets

Stormy’s blown stock suspension goes bye-bye and an entry level coilover set from Megan Racing takes their place.

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