RRBBO13 paperboy

Discussion in 'BUILD OFF 13 BUILD JOURNALS' started by Voltronmilk, May 18, 2018.

  1. Voltronmilk

    Voltronmilk

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    My first build, im starting with this huffy i picked up a few years ago
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  2. kingfish254

    kingfish254 CHECK OUT MY SALE THREAD FOR COOL STUFF! Pro Member

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    Welcome to RRB and the fun of BO13
     
  3. Voltronmilk

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    Thanks kingfish, i started cutting the supports out on tuesday so i could widen the frame to make some room...
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  4. Voltronmilk

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    heres a lightweight mockup
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  5. Falstaff

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    That gas tank is gonna make a bulky front end.
     
  6. Voltronmilk

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    haha the propane tank is just proping up the frame. The doner bike isnt doing so well.
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  7. Brian macumber

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    Looks like a couple I have laying around :grin:
     
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  8. OddJob

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    Shoot, I thought we were going to have our first propane propelled pedal bikes! Welcome to the fray, and the most fun bike site on the interwebs.

    RaT oN~!
     
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  9. Voltronmilk

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    frame is tore down and clean, well it was clean for about 2 minutes.
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  10. Voltronmilk

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    oh and some parts came in
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  11. kingfish254

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    I like the idea of putting some modern legs under this old boy.
     
  12. Voltronmilk

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    Thanks keep the scratches and dent that the bike has earned but that dosent mean it cant be ...... and fast. Just put in a 200$ parts order, i gave away my stock over the winter because i thought i would never use it. Also i have spent my fun money for the month...
     
  13. The Renaissance Man

    The Renaissance Man __CERTIFIED DIVER__ (Open Water & Open Dumpster) Pro Member

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    I always like mixing new components with and old frame. Gives it some attitude!
     
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  14. Voltronmilk

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    Well stay tuned. new rubber, trigger shifters, and crankset coming soon!
     
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  15. Voltronmilk

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    lots of progress today!
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    i water jet cut a new support bracket and i shout out to this guy who helped me
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  16. Voltronmilk

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    new crankset and peddles came in today
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  17. Voltronmilk

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    and then the new supports got welded in
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    oh and the new rubber was mounted
     
  18. Voltronmilk

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    the frame is straight i dont know why that picture looks so weird???
     
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    I like those pedals
     
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    Photographer's bent. :crazy::grin:
     
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