Adam Craver

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Adam Craver is an old school dude with a motorcycle shop in Philadelphia. This is an inspiring video of him talking about his bikes, his independent shop, the appeal of vintage stuff, the fulfillment you get from working with your hands, and his concern that America is heading away from these things.

This guy oozes true non-contrived east-coast personality and emotion. Four minutes twenty seconds, well worth it.

Via MotorMavens, via Nardi.

Shot and edited by Andrew David Watson — check him out here.

11 responses to “Adam Craver”

  1. Max says:

    nice find!

  2. 3ark says:

    Amazing find. People like this are truly an endangered species.

  3. Andrew McMullen says:

    they certainly are a dying breed. That video was great. nice work.

  4. dirtron says:

    I agree with him in so many ways. They just dont build americans like they use to but he keeps that spirit alive!!

  5. I feel like you guys may have posted this already, great watch non the less. Definitely has some interesting things to think about, especially concerning our future generations

  6. Andrew David Watson says:

    Hey dudes, thanks for posting, glad to see it on this site. I grew up riding BMX and its pretty much the only reason I work as a filmmaker now. Adam use to race BMX too, so its pretty relavent for this site!

  7. Max says:

    just stumbled across this website which is full of great videos like (and including) this one 🙂

  8. Johnnyjespinoza says:

    i would kill for an opportunity to learn this trade… I am a 25 year old school teacher who would trade everything for this chance.

  9. Beanie Hats says:

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