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BLACK CROWN BUICK SPECIAL

Discussion in 'BUILD OFF 7 BIKES' started by Black Crown Tattoo, Apr 30, 2012.

  1. Black Crown Tattoo

    Black Crown Tattoo

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    This is my first few months on the forum and my first build off...Im stoked to see all the cool bikes that you guys build! I have a great love for old cars but for some reason especially Buick's!!! so my inspiration will be a 51' Buick special...i wont hive away to many secrets yet ill let you guys view it as i build it! Its probably more fun that way! Good luck guys cant wait to see the bikes!

    starting with....hiawatha frame tank

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  2. yoothgeye

    yoothgeye I <3 Single Speeds Moderator

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    Great frame great inspiration, shoot up a photo of the exact car for some reference if you have a modded one in mind. Good luck!
     
  3. Black Crown Tattoo

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    a reason i love buicks this is a 51 2 door special custom...i wont build a bike to look like a car but buick and 1950's is my inspiration!

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  4. Road Master

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    Great Inspiration - '51 Buick Great Foundation - Cleveland Welding Frame Have Fun! Robert
     
  5. Black Crown Tattoo

    Black Crown Tattoo

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    I LOVE CWC I JUST GO T 3 ON EBAY...IM ADDICTED!!!
     
  6. ndaway

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    cant wait to see this one sounds awesome 8)
     
  7. Gold Street Customs

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    Thats cool, I used to have a 51 Special ,three on tree, straight 8 2dr post,,,,,miss that car :( But this will be a cool build.
     
  8. Black Crown Tattoo

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    another piece...

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  9. Critter1

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    Oh yea.. I can totally see it! This'll be awesome!

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  10. Black Crown Tattoo

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    that car is beautiful...but the bike will be a rat no doubt!
     
  11. VonFink

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    Watching!
     
  12. char

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    I'll be watching this one for sure! :D
     
  13. SCHWINNRAY69

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    Awesome start, man! :D
     
  14. Circa Cycles

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    Yeah :!: Build the bike Buick should have built.Love those CWC bikes.
     
  15. deven_science

    deven_science Pro Member

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    The coloring of that car on your build would be sweet.
     
  16. NewOrleansFlyer

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    Holy Christmas Tree! That car is amazing. I finally got over to this thread after pm-ing you today. Now I know what you mean about the emblems you mentioned. Wow!
     
  17. Black Crown Tattoo

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    i thought about that but for some reason i imagined a certain color combo and im still leaning towards it! but i have a few weeks before paint so i got time to think!
     
  18. Gdcast

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    Count me in, I wanna see this one 8)
     
  19. Kuttnhack

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    Did someone say Buick Bike?[​IMG]
     
  20. yeshoney

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    That bike has the EvansAction fork and Evans Olympic/Commander rear rack. It is also stretched! Pretty cool, but I think the portholes are a little big!

    Joe
     

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