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Discussion in 'RAT ROD BIKE BUILD OFF 1' started by Markm, Jan 17, 2007.

  1. Markm

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    think I'm gonna go without the chainguard...I would have to drill and tap a hole in the BB to get it to work. I also think I'm gonna leave 'er naked...no clearcoat..
     
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    I like it naked. The clearcoat could have unpredicatable results.
     
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    good call..

    Mark..I love it,
    great Job on the build.
    Like I said waaaay back when you found it in a Yard!
    I love this bike!

    You brought it back to life...and then you
    taught it how to be cool!

    nice work!

    peace,
    Kev.
     
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    Thanx Kev, yours turned out cool as well!! 8)
     
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    ...I know what ya mean cman...
     
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    Very cool Mark!! Love the pic with the HUGE snow drift. Dude I know how you feel with the cabin fever went out last year when it was 50 and got really sick. Perks of being used to -15 weather 40 feels warm. Your bike looks WAY cool and has nostalgia written all over it. Troy
     
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    thanx fattroy!
     
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    cool simple bike and no i would not clear coat it either. you just cant make patina like that my friend.
     
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    agreed!! :D
     
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    So, do you need a two lane highway to turn it around like you thaught you would? Haha, beautiful bike man.
     
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    ...no, not two lanes. But every bit of one lane!!
     
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    Hah, nice bike man.
     
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    Decided to put it back like it was when I got it...just kiddin, another before pic I forgot I had.
     
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    ratted-out an l.e.d. taillight.It's a 6 function flashy thing. Wish it looked a little more "vintage" but more concerned about not gettin ran down!!
     
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    that's for sure a Vintage shape.
    I love it..
    and where did yaa get that whicked Skull Tape..

    "gotta get me some dat next time weeze go inta town"

    Looking gooder Mark!

    peace,
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    thanx kev. got the tape at some weird little store in Chicago's "gothy" section...got a creature from the black lagoon ashtray too!!!?
     
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    I love this bike!
     
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    Thanks for the Links Loco Joe...

    being a proud Canadian I think I will be getting
    some of These from the second link you posted.
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    peace,
    Kev.
     

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