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Old 08-30-08, 05:47 PM   #1
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what happens when you get bored of riding something that doesnt say much about you. you make it

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Old 08-30-08, 07:55 PM   #2
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Old 08-31-08, 01:04 AM   #3
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The lime green rims are sweet.
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Old 09-01-08, 09:52 AM   #4
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I have an old Schwinn mountain bike with 650B rims. Nice bike for tooting around town. I am now inspired to make a "Gilligan's Island" bike. Bamboo covered frame, bamboo rack or basket, palm leaf fenders, and coconut shell lights front & rear.....

Got to dig up a book on macrame, too.
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Old 09-03-08, 07:53 AM   #5
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The lime green rims are sweet.
I like the skulls on the bar ends, too! Actually, I like the gold trim combined with the lime green rims. Very nice colour combination.

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I love the lines on this with that bent springer on there

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Old 09-04-08, 12:18 AM   #7
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what happens when you get bored of riding something that doesnt say much about you. you make it *snip*
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Sh1t YEAH man! Thats really come along I dig the dyno and lights and the gas tank
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Old 09-07-08, 09:37 PM   #9
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this bike didnt last long someone loved it more than me and made a offer i couldnt refuse
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Old 09-07-08, 09:37 PM   #10
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port holes, nice
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Old 09-08-08, 02:45 AM   #11
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Heres one of mine. Frankenbyke



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Old 10-02-08, 07:33 AM   #13
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port holes, nice
Did you buy those wheels like that or did you paint them yourself. I just picked up a cruiser I'm looking to fix up and the wheels are so rusty I'm not sure they're worth rehabing. Know any places that sell red wheelsets like that?
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IIRC Juggler painted those with a rattle can.

I envy em too.
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Old 10-06-08, 11:01 AM   #15
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Where did you find those wheels? I need a new wheelset for a cruiser build.
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Old 10-06-08, 05:05 PM   #16
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local bike shop theyre painted with montana paint
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Old 10-11-08, 04:43 AM   #17
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Great looking bikes! Customizing has come a long way, back in the early '70s my brother and I used to find junk bikes, hacksaw off the front forks, and hammer them into the ends of Stingray forks to make a chopper bike! I especially lik e the black cruiser with the portholes, it reminds me of an old Harley-Davidson back when they were nearly bicycle frames with engines.

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Old 12-08-08, 12:39 PM   #18
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2 more kustoms

My bobber bike, both lights are wired to a hidden battery and switch under the seat.








and here is one im still working on, I raked the neck just a bit to lower it with out using a bent springer. I have a 3 speed hub on the way, and am building a tall suicide shifter for it. that seat is going to be gone soon as well, just tossed it on there for a test ride.



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Old 12-15-08, 10:38 AM   #19
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Finished the raked bike.

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Old 12-15-08, 03:52 PM   #20
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Old 12-30-08, 07:12 PM   #21
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Sweet Customs! Here's one of my custom SpaceLiners, I call DevilWing:

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Old 12-30-08, 07:52 PM   #22
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Looks like it could've (should've) been a "build off" winner!
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Old 01-06-09, 03:14 PM   #23
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Where'd u get those kickin' tires?
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Old 01-21-09, 06:17 PM   #24
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Looks like it could've (should've) been a "build off" winner!
hahaha. I agree!
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Old 01-27-09, 01:30 PM   #25
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My Micargi Tahiti NX3 beach cruiser came with a wheel set like that. They might sell wheel sets. I had to peel the swirly palm tree stickers off of it. I'm planning on getting a red chain, an iron cross chainring and some DK iron cross pedals. I'm looking for chrome capped grips that will work with my shifter and cost less than $20.



Is that a Bamboo covered frame or a Bamboo frame. Is it called the 'Bambruiser'?

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