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Rot-Ten Colson

Discussion in 'BUILD OFF 10 FINISHED BIKES' started by Schwinnspastic, Aug 2, 2015.

  1. Schwinnspastic

    Schwinnspastic

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    A 2 day quicky build for the finish line and not quite what I envisioned for this bike yet its a good rider and somewhat cool !:cool2:
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    Half moon , was I at the right out house ?
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    First ride for the bike since the 50s and right at 10 bucks spent to build it for primer and sand paper, the rest is from my hoarder pile !:dance2::whistle::rockout:
    Mark
     
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  2. jodphoto

    jodphoto

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    Two days. 10 bucks. Ride. That's productivity! Cool too.
     
  3. Jake Sensi

    Jake Sensi

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    Way to go!! You beat out the Slackers!!

    Sent from my SAMSUNG-SM-N900A using Tapatalk
     
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  4. fordsnake

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    Another unique paint schemeā€¦these builds are so awesome.
     
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  5. 2dawgs

    2dawgs

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    Kudos for bringing this beauty back to life. Great paint.
     
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  6. Falstaff

    Falstaff

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    Can't beat the price for a cool rat.
     
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  7. Funkme

    Funkme

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    Love the name.And a huge improvement,after looking at what you started with.Great job,well done.
     
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  8. A.S.BOLTNUT

    A.S.BOLTNUT

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    Nice job Mark : How"s she ride ?

    ~Rafael~
     
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  9. Schwinnspastic

    Schwinnspastic

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    Thanks all for the likes and cool comments !
    Rafael for what its worth the bike rides really good
    but stopping...not so good one day I'll pull apart the rear hub and go through it or not as I probably will not ride it much anyhow.
    Mark
     
  10. late for dinner

    late for dinner

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    Rot $ Ten Cool Son!
     
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  11. order99

    order99

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    Another two-day "sprint for the finish build"? Thought I was the only one...

    GIMMIE FIVE! :113:
     
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  12. kingfish254

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

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    Amazing transformation from junk to funk in only two days.
    Dig the color combo!
    BRAVO!
     
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