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With Respect: Analog customizes the Ducati Paul Smart

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With Respect: Analog customizes the Ducati Paul Smart With Respect: Analog customizes the Ducati Paul Smart

With Respect: Analog customizes the Ducati Paul Smart






The Ducati Paul Smart 1000 LE is special on so many levels. It’s not only one of Ducati’s greatest hits, but also one of the best looking modern classics ever produced. And since only 2,000 were ever made, it’s as rare as hen’s teeth?so good luck getting your hands on one.
This isn’t lost on Analog Motorcycles founder Tony Prust. Faced with a client that was keen on having his Paul Smart customized, Tony had to figure out how to improve on perfection, while still respecting the rarity and beauty of this factory cafe racer. But Tony’s a professional and Analog are known for their clean, tasteful builds… so naturally, they did good.

Analog’s client approached the shop with the Ducati already in hand, and initially just wanted some mild tweaks. ?I kindly said he should have the dealership pick the bike back up,? says Tony, ?and they can take care of those mods quicker than we would have time to, and probably for less money to be honest.?
?We were focusing a bit more on the Analog Motor Goods parts brand and I was only trying to book builds that were higher level full custom machines. We were not really doing simple custom stuff anymore. I did not want it to sound snobbish?but we just wouldn?t have even entertained this type of build to begin with.?

The customer then pivoted and asked Tony exactly what level of custom work would make it worth his while to take on?and that got his gears turning.
?The idea was to build a Paul Smart that was tailored enough that Ducati enthusiasts would look at it and say ‘wow, that is amazing,’ and not be upset we tailored a limited edition bike. If I had known we were going to go this route I would have said ‘let’s save some money and scoop up a Sport Classic to start with.’ I do have some integrity when it comes to things that are rare and more valuable, so I designed everything to be able to go back to stock if ever needed.”
The big trick here is that Analog have trimmed the Ducati down, without changing the silhouette much. From afar, all but the staunchest of Ducatisti will confuse this for a stock Paul Smart?but up close, Tony’s work shines.
He’s kept the OEM fuel tank up top, but shaped a new fairing and tail that he feels complement the lines of the tank better. Focus on the tail bump, and you’ll notice that it has the same indentation on top as the tank?something the stock unit doesn’t.

?That top piece was a compound curve and one of the most challenging hand-formed pieces I have made to date,? says Tony.
The seat pan’s his handiwork too, and is topped off with upholstery from regular Analog collaborator, Dane at Plz Be Seated. Tony also designed the seat pan to release via the original latch and key, so that it would feel factory.

The same consideration went to the fairing, which was made in four sections before being welded together and massaged into shape. Behind it, Analog relocat...
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