RUFF CYCLES LATEST CREATION - "SHELLY"

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  1. Rat Rod

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    Mean and lean lookin, i like the use of the red wall tires with that paint sceam 8)
    That thing just has a nice flow to it ,and really dig that Spring front end,is that his Creation ?


    Thanx for Sharin !, Rafael
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    That would look sick with some of those 3G Jemima 26" x 57mm wheels with a pair of BOA-G 26" x 3.45" tires, or a pair of Mongoose beast 26"x 4" wheels. Also love the simulated patina.
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    Love that fork!
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    I think that is an O'malley made Girder fork, Loving aged yellow and the redlines. Great looking bike :)
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    I just want to stare at it... Nicely done!

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    Re: RUFF CYCLES LATEST CREATION - "SHELLY"

    I love that frame!! The whole bike flows very nice
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    Definitely looks like an O'Malley girder fork. Killer bike!!
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    It's from an old DKW motorcycle...

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    The style of it or the actual fork came from a motorcycle?
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    not the same fork. look at how the bottom of the trusses connect.
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    Okay fork nerds... :lol:

    I couldn't find the exact photo, but Vinz told me the fork came off of a 1950s DKW motorcycle.

    Yes...a motorcycle.
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    HAHAHAHAHA!!! thanks for the clarification, sorry i was just curious :D
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    That's really cool!
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    Great looking bike!
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    Ok it´s an NSU "Motorcycle" :roll: , great Idea Vinz :mrgreen:

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    I just paid Ruff for one of these bicycle. First time bringing a bike over from Europe. Can't wait to see what my under valued dollar bought.

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    Did you buy a complete bike or just a frame?

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