Get Smart! (X SmartBike DC)

The Renaissance Man

__CERTIFIED DIVER__ (Open Water & Open Dumpster)
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Well here we are again. I had sworn off of build competitions after spending way too much time on the Decoluxe in the last build-off, but at the last minute this unique little frame came up and I couldn't resist.

Although I loved and rode muscle bikes as a kid, my bike interests are mostly ballooners these days. But I have to admit that it's been really fun wading back into the water with the SmartBike. Getting out and practicing wheelies takes me back to a simpler time!

Thank you to everyone for making this forum a positive and encouraging place to hang out!

HERE'S THE BUILD JOURNAL

The starting point:


The finished bike:
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The details:
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Now let's ride!
 
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furyus

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Jan 31, 2011
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Design and execution is so clean. Great eye for the frame. Wonderful bike.

furyus
 

kingfish254

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Historic Savannah
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Awesome job on the wheelie bar integration and upcycling.
I knew someone could make a great muscle bike from this bike whenever I picked it up on craigslist.
Great work TRM!!!!
 
Aug 25, 2012
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Congrats on 7th place TRM!
I thought you would be higher up the leader board to be honest...
You scored one of my votes!

Luke.
+1^^ class build:41:
 
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