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    BO15 Acetone. Tire swap 7/14

    Just a few shots of a tire swap. Love me some Fat Franks but at 26x2.35 they just grow so tall on the fat rim. I couldn’t get it to not rub fender/seat support. I’m thinking black tire for the paint scheme anyway. Mounted a set of Schwalbe Marathon tires on. At 26x2 I have a lot more clearance...
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    BO15 Acetone. Tire swap 7/14

    Making sure the brakes fit. Nexus roller bearing brakes. Loving the huge rear “disk” love these brakes such a good look and easy to install. Still some work to do on fender seat support. But it’s all coming Thanks for looking
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    SaltHammer Savannah Sand Flats Silver King 1935 - FINISHED THREAD - 4th Place

    You deserved every penny :thumbsup:
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    SaltHammer Savannah Sand Flats Silver King 1935 - FINISHED THREAD - 4th Place

    I would love to have that killer bike! Do you have $2545 I can borrow?:bigsmile:
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    BO15 Acetone. Tire swap 7/14

    You are reading my mind Carl. Yeah I am going to have a piece of flat stock from the seat post tube all the way back. Should be unseen. Thanks Can’t wait to ride with you and the rest of the TailDraggers :thumbsup:
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    BO15 Acetone. Tire swap 7/14

    Thanks for the tips. Thanks I do like how the seat extension flows.
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    BO15 Acetone. Tire swap 7/14

    Just a quick update. Cut a small banana seat pan to fit in front of bread loaf seat. Also went with a different rear fender more flatter for more room to bolt a section of 27” steel rim under to be part of the seat support system. (More pics to come of that) Just a rough mockup to see how it...
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    SOLD Humongous Chain Ring $100

    Sold! Thanks everyone
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    SOLD Humongous Chain Ring $100

    Thanks King :thumbsup:
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    BO15 Acetone. Tire swap 7/14

    A little video of yesterday’s ride to pick up the seat
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    BO15 Acetone. Tire swap 7/14

    Great day yesterday! Took a ride out to the burbs to say hi to @Verrt and pick up a sweet Bread Loaf seat for my build.. Thanks Leon!! Good to see you! I had a blast on the long ride on a 90 degree day! Oh right where I like my seat.:happy:
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    SOLD Humongous Chain Ring $100

    A few years ago someone on RRB was making these. Over 12 “ in Diameter this thing is huge!! I can’t count high enough to give you a teeth count:giggle:. See photo of 46 tooth chain ring for size reference Chain ring is just machined you will need to grind the teeth to fit a chain. I believe you...
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    BO15 Acetone. Tire swap 7/14

    Just been listening to what the bike wants for a couple weeks. Moved to a new apartment just last week.Been busy but now ready to work. Still have my bike work space.. now just two months to get cranking on this.. I have lots of things I want to accomplish on this build so look for lots of build...