BUILD OFF #6 DISCUSSION

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  1. Rat Rod

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    Use this thread to discuss anything related to Build Off #6. :mrgreen:
     
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    OK, I'm excited. Cleaned my shop today, in the morning I will carry the Murray up the steps and put it on the bike stand... sometime in between church and church.
     
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    Collecting parts for a bike I dont need tomorrow at ann arbor.

    OUTSTANDING.
     
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    I've been sending out TONS of PMs and it seems like everyone wants to vote for a flat black bike with red wheels and whitewall tires. Just a little hint for everyone. Good luck.
     
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    YES, PROFESSIONAL PINSTRIPES ARE LEGAL!!!!

    end of discussion... :wink:
     
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    Noted. This tends to help people who know someone who can pinstripe and can somehow get them to do the job. Oh wells for me.
     
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    Did everyone clear their workbench for the build-off? I just realized that besides the build off bike, I have about 5-6 other projects that need to be finished in the same time frame. :cry:
     
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    If you pinstripe a turd....it's still a turd. :lol:
     
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    Yeah... but with pinstripes, so beside a non pinstripe turd, which do you choose? Wait... nevermind.
     
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    Refer to rule #10 :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:
     
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    I am so not prepared for this.... :roll:
     
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    ^ me too, i dont even have my frame yet. but,august is a long ways off. :|
     
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    Deadline will be here before you know it... this buildoff makes year fly by.... gonna do my best to build and get Art of the Bicycle show goin... Lots of PR to make this biggest year yet....
     
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    I at least have a starter and some parts gathered... just not sure what the heck gonna do with em... :roll:
     
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    IT'S ON!!
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    good luck everybody
    and have fun!
     
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    Right, the trophy thread should be locked at the top out the build off thread. You should ask rat rod about that!
     
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    Patience my friends...patience. :wink:
     
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    Is there a closing date on entering the RRBBO? I'm wondering if there should be one... I remember being not to fond of new members entering just days before the deadline with a 'freshly' build bike without an extensive build history.
    ...or am I taking things too seriously again..?

    Competition makes me do that, you know...
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    My brain is starting to hurt. :lol:
     
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    Don't forget, I have your adress now.
    just let me know if it hurts too much and I'll send you some band-aids...
    :mrgreen:

    (I think I'll pass on the idea of setting up a poll... for now.)
     

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