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Higgins Shop bike

Discussion in 'BUILD OFF 8 - TRADITIONAL BIKES' started by Stingrat, May 4, 2013.

  1. Stingrat

    Stingrat

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    Well Guess Im gonna enter the fun with my rusted up higgins. Not sure on the year but it is a skip tooth. i plan on using this bike at car shows, Im going to put a box on the back to hold my pin striping paint. think im going to upgrade the driveline to make more ridable, but staying RAT!. AS SEEN ON INSTAGRAM.

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  2. supergoob

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    Chain, Tires, Lube, done. I love it!
     
  3. kingfish254

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

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    Work of art as it is!
     
  4. Wildcat

    Wildcat

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    That last pic is worth framing!
     
  5. Stingrat

    Stingrat

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    Thanks fellas, the rims on this thing are toast, most of the spokes are rotted away and the rims have holes all in them. I'm gonna save it as much as possible. Been wanting to get it rideable for a while.
     
  6. jats

    jats

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    wow it is pretty as it sits! can't wait to see it rolling

    Troy
     
  7. LukeTheJoker

    LukeTheJoker Moderator

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    Very cool starting point!

    Luke.
     
  8. erichitscar

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    Found you! Looks cool already! Are you going to give it a "sex" change? I will be watching this build!
     

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