Well HELL! Finally got some stuff squared away so now I can do some catchin up in here. I know it’s been a little bit, so thanks for all those that have been patient and stuck around! So now, on to what you’ve been waiting for…
~BIKE BUILDER SPOTLIGHT!~
This week, I got a hold of…
HawkedWarrior Dark Watch/ Gasoline’s Alleys is my shop/ Kinship M/C Club kinship is a famly oriented mc club
SLM: What got you started on building motorcycles here in Second Life?
tryed a few thing like cars and home and was not to happy with that so i tryed a choper parst stro i saw and loved it and desided tyo build wht i cant afrod in r/l lol
SLM: How long have you been building bikes?
around 6 months
SLM: What type of bikes do you build (cruisers, superbikes, etc.)?
manly cruisers but realy wht ever comes to mine and and i like.
SLM: Do you still have/remember the first successful bike you built?
ya acualy i do it was called bad mother f****r
SLM: Can you spill any beans on any current and future projects?
not realy have a few ideas boincing arond in my head but the knomes are still ponding them out.
SLM: Do you ride in real life as well? If so, what do you ride?
i do but i lost my bike a to w years back and been taking care of my r/l wife that is fightihng cancer so have not had time yto get a nother one let alone the cash to get one.
SLM: How did you learn to make bikes in Second Life (read a lot of material, apprenticed, worked for another)?
acualt i had no clue how to oput one to gether so a find of mone sead thay know some one willing to show me so shr intrududsed me to tnangel Shinn and i sepnt a houre or so with her sowing me the basicks and then whent home and practes a copel of days til i got one i liked.
SLM: What would you say is the most important thing in regards to how you make your bikes?
well that i like what i see and if i woulr rid it in rl is them most.
SLM: Out of all the bikes that you’ve built, what would you say is currently your crowning achievement and why?
Bandit is my crownjewel right now.
SLM: What’s one thing that you’d like to see in the future of bike building?
more prims to work with 32 is cool but we could do so mutch more if the prims were higer onlow prim builds.
SLM: Motorcycle building aside, what’s one thing you’d like to see in the future of Second Life?
realy i guess i would say a copel of things. ones moe acsepting of kid avi’s that r age ver more unity in the builders worlds and a lot more t and a lol
SLM: To all the people reading this, anything in particular you’d like to say?
hay you all sl is a hell of a lot of fun and thats why were here so lets not make r/l our s/l
Thanks for taking the time out of your busy schedule to answer my questions HawkedWarrior! If any of you get the chance to check out Gasoline Alleys, be sure to let ‘im know that Duranu sent ya! Beautiful family by the way Hawked! :)
If any of you know of a builder that you think deserves a spotlight of their own, let me know and we can see about doing one!
See ya on the road!