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Ross Barracuda "TFD-GT"

Discussion in 'RR KID BIKE BUILD OFF' started by TheFlyingDingo, May 5, 2008.

  1. TheFlyingDingo

    TheFlyingDingo

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    Re: Ross Barracuda "TFD-GT"-ALLMOST DONE!

    Well, im basically done

    I dont think i like my final colors now though

    it needs less chrome
    no time to paint some wheels black...allthough
    Nevermind!
    i got some...not the best looking, but they will do for now
    ill do some Expirimenting
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  2. aka_locojoe

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    Re: Ross Barracuda "TFD-GT"-ALLMOST DONE!

    I do! Looks good.
     
  3. TheFlyingDingo

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    Yeah
    now i do too...something changed my mind...i dont know what

    I cant put it together 100% on a school night

    im gonna wake up early and put some more together
    dans bringing the sissybar to school, so i can put it on and upload finished pictures RIGHT when im done

    i hope thats ok
     
  4. sensor

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    sounds good to me! cant wait to see the final :mrgreen:
     
  5. KOTA

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    I like the color! HURRY UP! We wanna see it done! 8)
     
  6. TheFlyingDingo

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    FRIGGIN A!

    i was doing the last thing-putting the tires on
    when i was taking them off the old wheels...i ripped my fingers open!!
    ow!!

    as soon as this stops bleeding, im done
    edit-with the bike
     
  7. KOTA

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    Come on! If you ripped open 2 fingers, ......ya still got 8!........Suck it up!........Finish.
     
  8. TheFlyingDingo

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    well i didnt want blood all over the darn thing
    lol
    Theres still alot more i would have liked to do with it, but im happy with it
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  9. aka_locojoe

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    Nice job especially in such short time.
    Everything blacked out except rims would be cool.
     
  10. TheFlyingDingo

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    Soon...very soon
     
  11. chimichanga

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    why not paint the chrome parts flat black and some stripes to the chain guard
     
  12. Markm

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    black springer!!! :mrgreen: :mrgreen:
     
  13. TheFlyingDingo

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    head tubes too long i bet
    :(
     
  14. TheFlyingDingo

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    Wow

    Problems:
    Bent to heck, ruined fork
    Rubbing crank
    ripped seat
    Drips in clearcoat
    Bent bars(?)
    Bent neck(?)
    dryrotted(MEAN) tires

    I really like this bike
    im too tired to fix any of this
     

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