News & Certification
GENERAL DATA PROTECTION REGULATION (GDPR) effective from May 2018.
Talking of which -
HARRISON BILLET LTD - PRIVACY STATEMENT
We, at Harrison BILLET will only ask and retain information about you and/or your Business to enable work between us to take place smoothly, to the benefit of both businesses.
DID YOU KNOW? We offer an after warranty refurbishment service for £38.50 per caliper/disc plus parts, carriage and vat.
INTERESTED? just give us a ring and if sending us anything, please ensure it is tracked and signed for. All Calipers must be drained, degreased and dried before sending them, to avoid discolouration to the facia during carriage - as this cannot be recitified.
SPRING IS ON IT'S WAY !!!
NEW - Our 'FINNED' Facia on our calipers - Welcome to the age of retro stylisation.........
Below, 2 images of our New 'FINNED' facia on an Indian Scout.......
NEW FITMENT .......................
ROYAL ENFIELD SCOUT 2017 .. in this modern day, a bike to reflect the age of romance and all things past and proud.
Please see below, images of our 4 Piston BILLET ORIGINAL style caliper - a brake worthy of such tradition.
BRIGHTONA 2017 - Sunday 1st October 2017 on Madeira Drive, Brighton. - contrary to rumour I am pleased to say it's happening!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Only the best end of Season Motorbike get together and of course the CUSTOM BIKE SHOW, organised by us in support of the Sussex Heart Charity.
Many thanks for the Custom show entries already sent in - your spaces are saved and I am very impressed about your future planning you have done - as it is only June.
Entry forms are available from me, just email firstname.lastname@example.org or the BRIGHTONA.net website.
THE DAYS ARE BECOMING LONGER.. now is the time get your spanners out and check out your bike, before Spring bursts upon you.
Now is the time to service your brakes or improve them. We at Harrison BILLET can service or refurbish your calipers and discs for you. Normally two day turnaround.
Service costs £35 per caliper/disc plus any small parts and carriage and vat.
Call 01795 477752 or email: email@example.com
CONGRATULATIONS to everyone who joined in this past weekend. The diversity and quality of all the entrants far surpassed anything seen before in London and wowed all the excited visiting public. Janine and her Crew would like to thank everyone for their help, humour and support.
STREET PERFORMANCE CLASS WINNER was Jamie & Merry of 72 Motorcycles with their Norton Commando.
Runner up was Andy Knowles with his 1200cc BANDIT.
MODIFIED HARLEY CLASS
WINNER was Vytas with
Runner up was Stuart Cooper of Cooper Motorcycles with his Budweiser themed bike.
RETRO/OLD SCHOOL CLASS WINNER was BURNOUT BIKES with their Norton 750cc.
Runner up was Ian Haynes with his Triumph 500.
FREESTYLE CLASS WINNER was Piet Smits of Smits Custom Choppers, NL with his Boardtracker with glass petrol tank.
Runner Up was Chris Stirrup with his Buell 1125R.
TURNING TO THE THREE BEST BIKES IN THE OVERALL SHOW..
3RD IAN CUSHING OF SECOND CITY CUSTOMS with his 1983 Shovelhead.
2nd LARRY HOUGHTON OF LAMB ENGINEERING with his Roadrunner
Everyone at Harrison BILLET would like to wish you all a very enjoyable 2016 out riding or Building - (2017 Show??)
WE would like to thank everyone for their hospitality, friendship and companionship over the weekend at the BIGTWIN show in November 2015.
There were great custom bikes on display, showing the very best in Europe and the UK. We were very honoured to be able to present Harrison BILLETs Trophy and prize to our favourite bike in the whole custom show. The decision was extremely difficult, but we could not have chosen a more deserving Winner
Piet Smits of Smits Custom Choppers, The Netherlands.
We are also proud to announce that Piet with some of his fellow BIGTWIN Winners, will be on display in London at the MCN Excel London Custom Bike Competition & Display - 12 to 14th February 2016. We look forward to seeing you again.
Thank you Janine & Peter Harrison BILLET
SUNDAY 11TH OCTOBER 2015
FINALLY LANDED !!! as promised I am proud to list BRIGHTONA'S 2015 Winners and Runner Up's - Congratulations to everyone.
Categories sponsored by :-
BEST HARLEY BY KRAZY HORSE CUSTOMS
BEST CUSTOM BY HARRISON BILLET
BEST STREETFIGHTER BY STREETFIGHTER MAGAZINE
BEST SCOOTER BY SKIN CANDY OF BRIGHTON
BEST CHOPPER BY BACK STREET HEROES
BEST TRIKE BY TRIKE MAGAZINE
BEST RAT BY ABBEY PRECISION ENGINEERING LTD,
BEST PAINT BY LONDON & BRIIGHTON PLATING
BEST CLASSIC BY CLASSIC MOTORCYCLE &
BEST IN SHOW BY SUSSEX HEART CHARITY AND BRIGHTONA CHARITY RIDERS.
Runner up - Lin Jefford of Destiny Cycles
WINNER - Shaun Barley, Barley Customs
Thank you - but don't forget without the effort of all of you joining in the Custom Show and giving the visiting crowds stunning bikes to look at, we would not have raised over 26,000 for the Sussex Heart Charity.
Thank you also to all our Trophies sponsors.
WHAT NOW? YOU ASK!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! GUESS ? !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! WHERE? !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
They say life is not
MCN London ExCeL Custom Bike
THE WEEKEND OF L O V E !!!! .. and did we not all fall for the amazing motorbikes in the Custom Show and Competition. AGAIN thank you to everyone who took part and brought their amazining motorbikes, from the weird to the wonderful. The judges this year were slightly different but who again said it was an impossible task to judge, due to the incredible high quality of engineering, design and finish of each bike. The Winners and close finalist were this year for 2015.
Category BEST MODIFIED HARLEY CLASS
1st Chris Nicols & Dave Batchelor of P & D Customs, Slinfold, West Sussex 1200 Harley-Davidson Sportster
2nd Clint & Al of Burnout Bikes, Downton, Wiltshire XL1000 Harley-Davidson
3rd Steve Willis of Shaw Speed & Custom, Lewes, East Sussex 883 Harley-Davidson
Category BEST RETRO/OLD SCHOOL CLASS
1ST Snob of Snobs Customs Cycles, London SCC Panhead
2nd Gaz & Bujar of Auto Fabrica, Southend-on-Sea, Essex SR 500
3rd Nigel Brooker of Nigel Brooker Custom Builds, Towcester, Northamptonshire Honda CB 550
Category BEST STREET PERFORMANCE CLASS
1st Steve Conway, Brighton, East Sussex GSXR 1100 G Suzuki
2nd Steve Hillary of Redmax Speedshop, Honiton, Devon Redmax XR1000
3rd Paul of Krazy Horse Customs, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk Caf頒acer - Victory
Category BEST FREESTYLE CLASS
1st Lin & Vic Jefford of Destiny Cycles, Kirbymoorside, Yorkshire Rama-Lama-Ding-Dong
2nd Larry Houghton of Lamb Engineering, Salisbury, Wiltshire Triumph Bonneville 862cc Hinckley
3rd Ian Cushing of Second City Customs of Bromsgrove, Worcestershire S & S Bespoke.
Category BEST IN SHOW 2015
1st Lin & Vic Jefford of Destiny Cycles, Kirbymoorside, Yorkshire Rama-Lama-Ding-Dong
2nd Larry Houghton of Lamb Engineering, Salisbury, Wiltshire Triumph Bonneville 862cc Hinckley
3rd Alec Sharp of Old Empire Motorcycles, Diss, Norfolk Typhoon.
Your support throughout, be it as a visitor, exhibitor, participant (one way or another!) made this spectacular show raise yet again the world of bike customisation now and into the future. The sun is out and our thoughts turn to a lovely summer. So we Wish you a great summer from all of us. But thank you again without your support, fun and enthusiasm and hard work it would not have worked. So Again lots and lots of thanks.
THANK YOU - Janine
p.s. Just in case you are interested ???????????????????
Sunday 12th October 2014
GREAT to see you all again and GUESS WHAT! it did not rain until later in the day.
Thank you very much for joining in and displaying to the visitors an absolutely outstanding, diverse, wild, weird and beautiful motorbikes.
Thank you for travelling the many miles some of you did, to support the Sussex Heart Charity.
I am proud to present the Winners of the categories to you who are:-
Best Harley - Andrew Kirby
BEST IN SHOW - Ian Cushing of Second City Customs
and on the otherside of the road - Best Hot Rod - Keith Brands aka Crusoe.
This year we all raised together in excess of 15,400+ - all through your generous donations and support.
Thank you again for your continued support ...... have a great rest of 2014 and hope to see you at MCN Excel, London if not sooner.
Janine & Peter
p.s. A few images of the day.
Harrison BILLET's manufacturing facilities are TuV approved for design and the manufacture of motorcycle components for the product group
"brake calipers, brake discs and brake brackets".
Harrison BILLET has also extended their product TuV certification to all their calipers including their latest SLIM calipers.
EXCITING NEWS .....
2016, Harrison BILLET's
If you'd like to place an order, please fax, email or telephone us.
ALWAYS TAKING YOUR BRAKING TO THE NEXT LEVEL...............!!!
Winning brakes and quality from Harrison BILLET
SPROCKET BRAKE AND 2 PISTON CALIPER - available Show Polished or Black Anodised
Something Special for your ultimate build ................................
HARRISON 6 PISTON BUELL CALIPER - the ultimate upgrade for timeless motorcycles.............
SAS/SYSTEMS 800 SERIES 'Radial' mounted calipers
.......Radial mounted calipers cut from the BILLET lighter than stock radial mounted calipers designed to fit and work perfectly with standard bike factory discs with an easy-release system for straight forward brake pad replacement giving staggeringly powerful, smooth, progressive, balanced road and race braking..........
............it's fresh contemporay styling is still the one to beat -
'Engineering Excellence' since 1985............
800 SERIES - radial mounted BILLET calipers - Winning brakes and quality.
New Direct fit Rear Brake Caliper conversion for Suzuki 600 & 1200 BANDIT'S stock swinging arm BILLET Rear Bracket and BILLET 2-piston Caliper.
Prices - Show polished 254 or Anodised Black 299 incl vat & p&p. Click image to enlarge.
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BILLET 'Duster' Taps - New Direct fit Petrol tap replacement for Suzuki 600 & 1200 BANDIT'S
Prices - Show polished 43 or Anodised Black, Red or colours to order 49 incl vat & p&p. Click image to enlarge.
ROB ELSMERE hits the track again.............after a brief
rest. MORE INFO, RESULTS AND PHOTOS TO FOLLOW.
Available but I invite you to navigate through our site to see all our product ranges - Especially the photos of our disc style range.
Foster (UK) - The Three Smiles - Aug 15
Avery (UK) - Product works great, keep on doing what you do. Many thanks - Jul 15
Lewis (UK) - Looks, quality, function - superb a very happy Harley rider - May 15
Brockbank (UK) - Excellent quality and easy fit to my Triumph Bonneville - Apr 15
Dale (UK) - The Three Smiles and thank you - Mar 15
Shaun (UK) - Quality product - Jan 15
Malcom (UK) - Excellent - Dec 14
E.G.J (NL) - Dankjewel- Nov 14
Ernie (UK) - Cannot fault, really impressed. - Oct 14
Alan (UK) - The Three Smiles and thank you - Sep 14
Jim (USA) - The Three Smiles and thank you. - Aug 14
Mr. P (UK) - Superb and made in England. - Jul 14
Ian (UK) - The Three Smiles. - Jun 14
</p>Jerome (UK) - As always, quality items. - May 14
Matt (UK) - Good item. - Apr 14
Chris (UK) - The Three Smiles. - Mar 14
Chris (UK) - 3rd bike with Harrison BILLET. - Feb 14
James (UK) - The Three Smiles & Thank you. - Jan 14
M (UK) - Lovely piece of kit. - Nov 13
Brian (UK) - Excellent stopping power...Not known for a Harley!! - Oct 13
Michael (UK) - Quality product - Sep 13
All (UK) - The Three Smiles - Aug 13
Mr M/Zodiac (NL) - Better than excellent. Very happy. I have had front caliper for twenty-two years with no problems at all. - Jul 13
Mr M (UK) - The Three Smiles - Jun 13
Phiilip (UK) - Absolutley love the product and service. My HD now stops!!! - May 13
Mark (UK) - Great looking caliper, instantly better than original Triumph caliper - Apr 13
Tony (UK) - ...helpful staff, pleasant change to talk to people who know what they are talking about. - Mar 13
Mick (UK) - "Excellent and Brill" - Feb 13
Mr C - Keep up the good work! - Jan 13
Kevin (UK) - The Three Smiles - Jan 13
Mike (UK) - Luverly!! - Dec 12
Mark (UK) - The Three Smiles - Nov 12
Jamie (UK) - The Three Smiles - Oct 12
Lots of Three SMILES - July, Aug, Sept 12
James (UK) - First class! - June 12
Jim (USA) - Three SMILES - May 12
Tim (Australia) - Great product! - Apr 12
Nigel (UK) - Three SMILES - March 12
Lots of three SMILES from you - Dec 11/Jan/Feb 12
Tony (UK) - Three SMILES - Nov 11
Vincent (UK) - ...awesome bit of kit...good quality - Oct 11
Anthony (UK) - Three SMILES - Sep 11
Zodiac (Germany, Netherlands and Belgium) - The three SMILES - June, July, August 11
Steve (UK) - Works great and looks great. - May 11
Julian (UK) - Excellent service - as always. - Apr 11
Zodiac (Belgium) - The three SMILES - Feb 11
Phil (USA) - Very satisfied - Jan 11
Dave (UK) - Fantastic Product - British Engineering at it's Finest!- Nov 10
Bev (UK) - "Fits great - thanks." - Oct 10
Darren (UK) - "Happy as hell - thanks." - Sep 10
Richard (UK) - "Great brake." - Aug 10
David (UK) - "The three SMILES" - Product - Documentation - Customer care. - July 10
William (UK) - "...Delighted with their performance would be a gross understatement." - June 10
Victor (UK) - "Excellent product - excellent service." - May 10
Thomas (Sweden) -
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Eugene (NZ) - "Thanks for your prompt professional service." - Dec 09
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Stuart (UK) - "What a beautiful looking caliper - thanks." - July 09
Andy (UK) - "New disc and caliper saved weight over old twin discs and perform much better!" - June 09
April & May.................. The smiles just keep on happening!.............
Chad (UK) - "The three SMILES" - Product - Documentation - Customer care. Mar 09
Vic (UK) - "A nice bit of kit." - Feb 09
Ken (Sweden) - "PERFECT!" - Jan 09
Mr. C (UK) - "What a fantastic X-mas present, beautiful!" - Dec 08
Mike (UK) - "First rate service and product!" - Nov 08
Kevin (UK) - "Well happy, excellent
product and excellent service." - Oct 08
Kevin (UK) - "Top quality piece of kit, shame all bikes aren't made the same" - Sep 08
Brian (UK) - "Superb brake, beautiful finish, excellent" - Aug 08
Klaus (Germany) - "It works!" - July 08
Paul (UK) - "Excellent service as always" - June 08
George (UK) - "Amazing engineering, thanks again" - May 08
Unknown via Dealer (UK) - "Loves the "excellent braking"" - Apr 08
Andi (Slovenia) - "...New brakes, they look and they work fantastic. Compared to the old ones its like day and night. Thanks again..." - Mar 08
Craig (UK) - "Product is top notch and the customer care and advice I received was excellent" - Dec 07
Paul (UK) - "Great product" - Nov 07
Ashley (UK) - "Awesome!" - Oct 07
Graeme (UK) - "Without doubt the best looking calipers available" - Sept 07
Mrs M (UK) - "Very, very nice" - July 07
Geoff (UK) - "Good looking product...Much improved braking..." - June 07
Eric (UK) - "Received calipers - look absolutely fantastic" - May 07
Jeff (UK) - "Very pleased with looks of caliper - excellent job" - Apr 07
W (UK) - "First class product and service" - Mar 07
Andy (UK) - "Friendly helpful service - top quality product" - Feb 07
Ian (UK) - "Excellent caliper" - Jan 07
Dave (UK) - "Good piece of kit, people there very helpful" - Dec 06
Graham (UK) - "Very good caliper, very pleased, thanks" - Nov 06
Greg The Racer (UK) "Calipers certainly look the part, can't wait to use them in anger, superb service" - Oct 06
Grant of HorizonsUnlimited "I'm very pleased it works a treat!...Good workout over the next few weeks...Going through the Pyrenees twice and then a few days in the Alps. Thanks again!" - Sept 06
Norman (UK) "Brakes are great, helpful friendly service" - Aug 06
David (UK) "Excellent braking power - well finished high performance calipers" - July 06
Darren (UK) "The calipers fit and look perfect on the WILD STAR" - June 06
Dave (UK) "Excellent service, thank you" - May 06
M.C (UK) "They arrived this afternoon, absolutely stunning!!! They look magnificent, quality workmanship, superb finish, must be worth a second a lap just blinding the opposition!" - Apr 06
Paul (UK) "...completed a couple of hundred miles after fitting a pair of your 4-pots.........., as predicted, they are truely outstanding compared to the single pot calipers. Biggest complement I can pay them is you don't really notice them, it just feels like you are riding a bike with nice progressive, powerful brakes...." - Mar 06
Nadia (Scotland) "A HUGE thanks to you all!! ... Package arrived today (and thanks for phone call too, great help!) ......delivered to my uncle. I rarely see him so genuinely pleased the mini 6 calipers are beautiful and he is really happy with the service." - Feb 06
L.B (Canada) "...you've been a great help and your service there is excellent" - Jan 06
To quote Guy "Thanks for delivering the caliper so quickly I fitted it yesterday, bled the brakes then did 150 miles today in the wet which helped bed the pads in - and yes you were quite correct - the BILLET 6-pot makes a real difference and I could ride my Harley like a sports bike once the pads had bedded in!" - Dec '05.
(Your views on our service are important to us - please let us have them - Janine)
THE GALLERY PAGE
We are always updating our gallery page and are looking for customers' bikes with our calipers and discs fitted for display photos. If you have a bike that you would like to have featured, please contact us.
'HALL OF FAME'
<p align=center style='text-align:center'><b>Many trophies have been won, and records broken by riders on machines fitted with our brakes. We'd like to hear from anyone who has information or archive material, to pay tribute to the many courageous riders who go to the edge.
The 'BILLET' team.
Legal Notice - May 2005
A P E HARRISON BILLET T/A HARRISON BILLET owns and is the only manufacturer in the world of our superb, unique and original Harrison Billet Calipers, Discs and parts. All our calipers and discs are produced under TUV & ISO 9001 quality standards with full warranties and insurances.
Janine Jarrett May 2005.