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    to all the haters peep my scraper

    after numerous failed attempts at selling it i decided if no one wants it im gonna make them love it. my last checkered bike became a little bit of a legend in the neighborhood its in i decided to go for round 2. with red and orange 1 inch checkered pattern paintjob




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    I like the paint job.

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    Quote Originally Posted by East Hill View Post
    I like the paint job.

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    a lot of people did but where were they when i wanted to sell it. ill have better luck once its checkered up cause hipsters love ostentatious colors.
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    damn thats actually a pretty nice paintjob. is it just over the factory paint? clearcoated? either way it looks good

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    Quote Originally Posted by DeadSailor View Post
    damn thats actually a pretty nice paintjob. is it just over the factory paint? clearcoated? either way it looks good
    yup
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    Quote Originally Posted by Sledbikes View Post
    a lot of people did but where were they when i wanted to sell it?
    If they are like me, they were standing in the unemployment line.
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    the bike looks great but you should lose the ugly suv


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    I STILL miss East Hill :) Rollfast's Avatar
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    Dude that is sick! I don't have enough boxtops to send but I DIG IT Don't ever get discouraged if you hit fashion squaresville, population everybody but you...

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    Yes!! Very nice! You and I share a knowledge of using color in ways to evoke the dropping of jaws! Tally Ho!
    How do you keep an idiot in suspense?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Sledbikes View Post
    a lot of people did but where were they when i wanted to sell it. ill have better luck once its checkered up cause hipsters love ostentatious colors.
    I don't think I would describe myself as a hipster .

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    Quote Originally Posted by randya View Post
    the bike looks great but you should lose the ugly suv

    i like my suv it took a year to find a black on black blazer i might go bigger if i can find a black on black 2 door tahoe. im a truck guy thats never gonna change.
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    Quote Originally Posted by East Hill View Post
    I don't think I would describe myself as a hipster .

    East Hipster Hill
    im far from it but theyre well aware that im the one who built the infamous checker bike

    Quote Originally Posted by Panthers007 View Post
    Yes!! Very nice! You and I share a knowledge of using color in ways to evoke the dropping of jaws! Tally Ho!
    thats still applies but now its mostly to fill my wallet i plan on keeping for at least 6 months before flipping it.
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    Thats an awesome paint job!
    Much better looking than the factory jobs


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    Interesting paint job. Reminds me of Mardi Gras colors. How are you gonna do the wheels to tie it all together? Color grips? I bet you could find a cool chain in color to match too. I figure the further you take the color theme the better the bike will look

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    Quote Originally Posted by Fremdchen View Post
    Interesting paint job. Reminds me of Mardi Gras colors. How are you gonna do the wheels to tie it all together? Color grips? I bet you could find a cool chain in color to match too. I figure the further you take the color theme the better the bike will look
    i got sho-gos and red tires
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