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rachaels stingray

Discussion in 'RR KID BIKE BUILD OFF' started by Rachael, Feb 27, 2008.

  1. Rachael

    Rachael

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    This is the stingray frame i am building
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    This is the parts bike
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    My first build on my own without dads help

    Rachael
     
  2. chimichanga

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    what color are you going to paint it?
     
  3. Joshua85

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    that murray isn't gonna be climbing anymore mountains after this :p can't wait to see what you do
     
  4. Rachael

    Rachael

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    I finally got around to working on my bike it came out beautiful.
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    Lot of work sanding but it all paid off.
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    Putting the base coat on.
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    Here is the paint i used.
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    The blue I used.Came out great.
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    The bike by itself.
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    The Schwinn head badge.
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    Shining up the sprocket.
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    Making sure that the sissy bar fits.
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    Putting the crank on.
     
  5. 66olds98

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    Dang!! Thatsgonna look like it just came off the showroom floor, nice work!!!
     
  6. Schwinnspastic

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    its looking great Ray...I am proud of you !!! you really stuck it out today and gots lots done and the rest will fall into place quickly now .
     
  7. KOTA

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    Nice job painting it!.....That bike is lookin goood!
     
  8. Rat Rod

    Rat Rod Owner & Founder Head Honcho Moderator

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    SHAZAM...you paint like a pro...the frame looks AWESOME!
     
  9. 66olds98

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    You gonna put a stick shifter on there? That would be sweet!
     
  10. TheFlyingDingo

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    Awesome...Great looking paintjob

    What did you use to polish chrome?
     
  11. sensor

    sensor

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    great job!! papa better watch out :shock: looks like hes gonna have a run for his money!
     
  12. FaceOFFbikes

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    Sweet job on the bike.. Is that Mother's chrome polish?
     
  13. Anonymous

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    wow! nice chrome, nice paint job! thumbs up
     
  14. Anonymous

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    Im jealous

    Can I have it when youre finished? :mrgreen:
     
  15. moparmayhem93

    moparmayhem93

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    dude that paint looks AMAZING :shock:
     
  16. TheFlyingDingo

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    Judging by the red bottle...i went out yesterday and bought myself some mothers
    lol
     
  17. Rachael

    Rachael

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    THANK YOU!!!!!It took me a long time and now it is coming out great
    and yes that is mothers polish thanks again for all the coments


    Rachael
     
  18. schwinnmesa

    schwinnmesa

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    Great job Rachael, I love it!!! It looks Beautiful so far! 8)
     
  19. gravediggerjason

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    Nice work :D ... wish my kids would put in all the effort like you are :mrgreen:
     
  20. TheDuke

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    Looks Great Rachael! 8) 8) Can't wait to see the finished product! Looks like your gonna beat your dad! :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:
    L8 EM
     

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