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    Pics of my freakbikes

    Well, to start here is my chopper, handbuilt and beaten on by me a few years ago, used for hauling kids around, garbage picking, and any other general freak bike duties i have for it.



    my new trailer, i just acquired it today. Going to re-purpose it for my daughter to ride in and be easily be converted for grocery runs, or a bug out trailer if need be.
    03 GT Avalanche 3.0-owned since new, some mods, some road rash. In the midst of upgrades

    07 home built chopper-9' long 5 ft tall at the grips. in the middle of a refurbish. Repairing road rash, rust and a blown up rear tire.

    02 Walmart Next drug dealer full suspension chopped and raked. 12 feet total black iron pipe forks, weighs just under 90 lb.

    several projects in various states of construction-decontruction

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    03 GT Avalanche 3.0-owned since new, some mods, some road rash. In the midst of upgrades

    07 home built chopper-9' long 5 ft tall at the grips. in the middle of a refurbish. Repairing road rash, rust and a blown up rear tire.

    02 Walmart Next drug dealer full suspension chopped and raked. 12 feet total black iron pipe forks, weighs just under 90 lb.

    several projects in various states of construction-decontruction

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    Quote Originally Posted by klunkrleaguenow View Post
    that's an interesting looking trailer. I wonder about how the not solid bottom will be for carrying stuff.
    Punctuation is important. It's the difference between "I helped my uncle, Jack, off a horse" and "I helped my uncle Jack off a horse"


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    i dont like the floor, im going to re-do it solid and use a tote so my daughter can sit in it for trips.
    03 GT Avalanche 3.0-owned since new, some mods, some road rash. In the midst of upgrades

    07 home built chopper-9' long 5 ft tall at the grips. in the middle of a refurbish. Repairing road rash, rust and a blown up rear tire.

    02 Walmart Next drug dealer full suspension chopped and raked. 12 feet total black iron pipe forks, weighs just under 90 lb.

    several projects in various states of construction-decontruction

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    u mad
    I stop for people / whose right of way I honor / but not for no one.



    Originally Posted by bragi "However, it's never a good idea to overgeneralize."

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    like crazy? a little.
    03 GT Avalanche 3.0-owned since new, some mods, some road rash. In the midst of upgrades

    07 home built chopper-9' long 5 ft tall at the grips. in the middle of a refurbish. Repairing road rash, rust and a blown up rear tire.

    02 Walmart Next drug dealer full suspension chopped and raked. 12 feet total black iron pipe forks, weighs just under 90 lb.

    several projects in various states of construction-decontruction

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    amazing bike +1

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    Thank you. Ive got a few more in the works.
    03 GT Avalanche 3.0-owned since new, some mods, some road rash. In the midst of upgrades

    07 home built chopper-9' long 5 ft tall at the grips. in the middle of a refurbish. Repairing road rash, rust and a blown up rear tire.

    02 Walmart Next drug dealer full suspension chopped and raked. 12 feet total black iron pipe forks, weighs just under 90 lb.

    several projects in various states of construction-decontruction

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    Keep up the good work....made me think I need to put mine on here

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    lets see them!
    03 GT Avalanche 3.0-owned since new, some mods, some road rash. In the midst of upgrades

    07 home built chopper-9' long 5 ft tall at the grips. in the middle of a refurbish. Repairing road rash, rust and a blown up rear tire.

    02 Walmart Next drug dealer full suspension chopped and raked. 12 feet total black iron pipe forks, weighs just under 90 lb.

    several projects in various states of construction-decontruction

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    Yes, I meant "u mad" in a good way. I don't weld so it really limits what I can do. A friend of mine does weld though, and last year he built a rat rod recumbent:



    About as "u mad" as I get is recombining bike parts into other bikes, like the drop-bar sport tourer that I turned into a cruiser.

    I stop for people / whose right of way I honor / but not for no one.



    Originally Posted by bragi "However, it's never a good idea to overgeneralize."

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    i like the recumbent. thats one of my next projects.
    03 GT Avalanche 3.0-owned since new, some mods, some road rash. In the midst of upgrades

    07 home built chopper-9' long 5 ft tall at the grips. in the middle of a refurbish. Repairing road rash, rust and a blown up rear tire.

    02 Walmart Next drug dealer full suspension chopped and raked. 12 feet total black iron pipe forks, weighs just under 90 lb.

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    Uh... ok!?

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    problem?
    03 GT Avalanche 3.0-owned since new, some mods, some road rash. In the midst of upgrades

    07 home built chopper-9' long 5 ft tall at the grips. in the middle of a refurbish. Repairing road rash, rust and a blown up rear tire.

    02 Walmart Next drug dealer full suspension chopped and raked. 12 feet total black iron pipe forks, weighs just under 90 lb.

    several projects in various states of construction-decontruction

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    finally got her together and took her for a spin.









    03 GT Avalanche 3.0-owned since new, some mods, some road rash. In the midst of upgrades

    07 home built chopper-9' long 5 ft tall at the grips. in the middle of a refurbish. Repairing road rash, rust and a blown up rear tire.

    02 Walmart Next drug dealer full suspension chopped and raked. 12 feet total black iron pipe forks, weighs just under 90 lb.

    several projects in various states of construction-decontruction

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    you wouldnt believe it, but its actually a really comfortable ride, ive put alot of miles on it through Chicago, Nashville, Orlando, and quite a few rides on the trails here in Springfield. My best guess is it has around 400 miles on it. Shes due soon for a new set of tires and i need to do some fab work to add hand brakes to her. More pics of tall bike silliness and the rest as i get them going.
    03 GT Avalanche 3.0-owned since new, some mods, some road rash. In the midst of upgrades

    07 home built chopper-9' long 5 ft tall at the grips. in the middle of a refurbish. Repairing road rash, rust and a blown up rear tire.

    02 Walmart Next drug dealer full suspension chopped and raked. 12 feet total black iron pipe forks, weighs just under 90 lb.

    several projects in various states of construction-decontruction

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    good guys

    Quote Originally Posted by Doohickie View Post
    Yes, I meant "u mad" in a good way. I don't weld so it really limits what I can do. A friend of mine does weld though, and last year he built a rat rod recumbent:



    About as "u mad" as I get is recombining bike parts into other bikes, like the drop-bar sport tourer that I turned into a cruiser.


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    Got me a new project! she's a 71 Schwinn Typhoon 26". This is just a mockup of parts using completely useless wheels just to get it upright. Planning on stripping the paint off the chrome fenders, tall ape hangers, banana seat and sissy bar painted wheels and white walls. A very basic coaster brake sled style cruiser.





    03 GT Avalanche 3.0-owned since new, some mods, some road rash. In the midst of upgrades

    07 home built chopper-9' long 5 ft tall at the grips. in the middle of a refurbish. Repairing road rash, rust and a blown up rear tire.

    02 Walmart Next drug dealer full suspension chopped and raked. 12 feet total black iron pipe forks, weighs just under 90 lb.

    several projects in various states of construction-decontruction

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    if it worked

    If i did it right, this is a pic of my first homemade...after the "road-hugger" in Popular Mechanics Magazine.
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    Quote Originally Posted by klunkrleaguenow View Post
    Got me a new project! she's a 71 Schwinn Typhoon 26". This is just a mockup of parts using completely useless wheels just to get it upright. Planning on stripping the paint off the chrome fenders, tall ape hangers, banana seat and sissy bar painted wheels and white walls. A very basic coaster brake sled style cruiser.





    That's an interesting front rack, is it original to the bike?

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