Discussion in 'INTROS' started by bloodhound, May 16, 2012.

  1. bloodhound


    May 16, 2012
    Camp Hill, PA
    I have had a link to this site for a while. My daughter wants me to build her a bike. I checked out the site for a little background help. I have never built a bike or modified a frame but I do build motorcycles and other stuff out of metal. I mig and tig weld but only have a DC machine so no aluminum. I am getting a few frames cheap or free to modify. I am building a frame jig and have it half way done. I am going to build a scooter out of a free Huffy 16" for practice. Thanks for all the great how to' and info.
    My only question is steel wall thinkness that would be common for a bike. Is .065 good. for say 1- 1 1/2 inch DOM tubing.
  2. Henry morgan

    Henry morgan

    Feb 19, 2012
    oklahoma city
    welcome to the show... check the how to page... and enjoy .. also .. post picks.... your just in time for the rat rod
    build off also ...

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