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lil' fat rat (name change)

Discussion in 'RR KID BIKE BUILD OFF' started by Markm, Feb 22, 2008.

  1. KOTA

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    Re: lil' rat

    a "PIC" with the wig would be nice. :lol:
     
  2. Markm

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    ...a riding pic with the wig... :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen:
     
  3. Uncle Stretch

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    Re: lil' rat

    Hey mark you traded a beer,cheeseberger,and some onion rings for a bike? No wonder you have a bunch of stuff. :D :D :D
     
  4. Markm

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    ...I make a mean burger...
    :lol: :lol: :lol: :D
     
  5. Markm

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    does anybody mind if I switch frames? Id like to do the Skoot back to original over time.
    I had this schwinn built up as a 5 speed, but stripped it down...
    [​IMG]

    ...let me know if its O K to change frames... :roll:
     
  6. KOTA

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    Yeah, go ahead switch. But you gotta put "pink" rims on it. Contact me, I'll hook you up with some. :lol: :lol:
     
  7. Markm

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    :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:
     
  8. SuperStuff

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    Ahhh Skoot. It's your build I think you can do what you feel like.
     
  9. Schwinnspastic

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    sure Mark build what you like...its an unofficial build anyhow and as always, just for fun 8)
     
  10. Markm

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    cool...I put the original forks back on, ditched the springer. Its a 1980 Schwinn Cruiser frame. It was like the Cruiser 5 but a 20".
     
  11. Markm

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    [​IMG]
    this is what it looked like, but not when I got it...
     
  12. Markm

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    ...this is what it looked like when I got it...
    [​IMG]
    ...and sort of what it looks like now too!!
     
  13. sensor

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    no objection here.......this is just for fun :mrgreen:
    good start..............again :wink:
     
  14. Joshua85

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    poor skoot, it will live to see another day tho. Nice new start tho
     
  15. SuperStuff

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    Man that black 20" Cruiser looked like it was pretty cool.
     
  16. Markm

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    looks like I can run 20 X 3" tires on this one!!!! :mrgreen: :mrgreen:
    [​IMG]
    gonnna change the sprocket and put the guard on and????????
     
  17. SuperStuff

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    Nice.... I like it. I cant believe those fat tires will fit. That would be a serious beach/sand cruiser.
     
  18. Markm

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    it appears that the frame is a bit bigger than a stingray....might go 3 speed. I have a '69 SA 3 speed 20" rim and a COOL shifter :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen:
     
  19. Schwinnspastic

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    its looking cool Mark cant be much clearance for those tires Thats the same size frame Rachael is building for the KBBO
     
  20. Markm

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    just enough with pretty true rims :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen:
     

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