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Forum: Framebuilders

Thinking about a custom frame? Lugged vs Fillet Brazed. Different Frame materials? Newvex or Pacenti Lugs? why get a custom Road, Mountain, or Track Frame? Got a question about framebuilding? Lets discuss framebuilding at it's finest.

  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: How to build a lugged steel frame, with pics

    Started by Cassave, 03-20-08 12:18 PM
    12 Pages
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    • Replies: 277
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    02-14-14, 07:39 AM Go to last post
  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Show us your builds

    Started by Allen, 10-24-09 03:51 PM
    13 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 6 ... 13
    • Replies: 303
    • Views: 107,630
    09-15-14, 09:39 PM Go to last post
  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: Building a Mixte

    Started by Cassave, 03-22-10 10:03 AM
    5 Pages
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    • Replies: 105
    • Views: 32,346
    03-30-14, 07:10 PM Go to last post
  4. Sticky Thread Sticky: Framebuilder's Market Place

    Started by Allen, 03-30-10 07:43 PM
    • Replies: 24
    • Views: 15,402
    05-07-14, 01:13 AM Go to last post
  5. Sticky Thread Sticky: Framebuilding Suppliers

    Started by mudboy, 10-15-11 08:12 PM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 8,711
    10-29-13, 11:40 AM Go to last post
  6. Sticky Thread Sticky: Former Framebuilding Sticky threads

    Started by Allen, 03-30-10 07:49 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 4,760
    03-30-10, 07:49 PM Go to last post
  1. Bamboo Bike Problems

    Started by aprhockey, 11-21-11 10:04 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 39
    • Views: 3,494
    10-10-13, 12:41 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 66
    • Views: 3,374
    06-23-14, 10:24 AM Go to last post
  2. Bamboo bike - finally doing it

    Started by JonnyHK, 05-29-14 05:27 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 46
    • Views: 2,320
    09-06-14, 08:47 PM Go to last post
  3. MIG Welding A Frame

    Started by PistaRider311, 03-24-10 06:58 PM
    • Replies: 15
    • Views: 2,311
    08-08-14, 11:31 PM Go to last post
  4. Reynolds 725 Tubing. Quality stuff?

    Started by aprieto28, 02-05-14 09:11 PM
    • Replies: 23
    • Views: 1,787
    02-11-14, 01:48 PM Go to last post
  5. Making wooden fenders

    Started by tuz, 03-26-14 08:22 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 31
    • Views: 1,767
    tuz
    06-02-14, 07:51 AM Go to last post
  6. Homemade Trials Frame (pics)

    Started by PistaRider311, 03-24-11 05:20 PM
    • Replies: 22
    • Views: 1,750
    08-07-14, 01:23 PM Go to last post
  7. Wooden Bicycle - Need Help Picking Components

    Started by minorhero, 02-08-14 07:22 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 33
    • Views: 1,732
    09-13-14, 12:39 PM Go to last post
  8. I've been building this

    Started by sjofels, 04-10-14 03:28 PM
    • Replies: 14
    • Views: 1,711
    tuz
    07-02-14, 01:46 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 13
    • Views: 1,586
    01-29-14, 11:33 AM Go to last post
  9. Fillet brazed head tube

    Started by waterlaz, 04-19-14 04:44 AM
    • Replies: 15
    • Views: 1,493
    06-21-14, 01:26 PM Go to last post
  10. Frame Weight Question

    Started by DaveLeeNC, 05-16-14 04:00 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 30
    • Views: 1,452
    05-24-14, 06:01 PM Go to last post
  11. opinions on frame geometry

    Started by holmund, 06-07-14 09:19 AM
    2 Pages
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    • Replies: 28
    • Views: 1,405
    08-23-14, 10:38 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 13
    • Views: 1,402
    02-07-14, 10:02 PM Go to last post
  12. Tange Prestige Quality

    Started by Bandera, 03-20-14 07:08 AM
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 1,393
    03-21-14, 06:14 PM Go to last post
  13. Teaching myself to build a frame

    Started by theery, 02-15-14 10:42 PM
    • Replies: 20
    • Views: 1,359
    02-27-14, 01:41 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 21
    • Views: 1,289
    12-09-13, 11:46 PM Go to last post
  14. Brake mounting jig?

    Started by jawnn, 04-30-14 01:27 PM
    • Replies: 14
    • Views: 1,273
    05-07-14, 11:16 AM Go to last post
  15. Measuring the cut

    Started by rjtedge, 09-16-13 11:47 PM
    • Replies: 23
    • Views: 1,270
    10-13-13, 02:37 PM Go to last post
  16. SSF-6 fluxed silver rods

    Started by Twangcat, 10-01-13 02:41 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 1,263
    10-01-13, 04:54 PM Go to last post
  17. Touring Frameset

    Started by Tjsummerhays, 09-06-13 04:26 PM
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 1,227
    10-01-13, 01:34 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 26
    • Views: 1,218
    11-19-13, 10:04 PM Go to last post
  18. Builders insurance.

    Started by snowscaper, 08-11-13 02:11 PM
    • Replies: 16
    • Views: 1,205
    11-04-13, 12:25 AM Go to last post
  19. How to grind tube miter joints?

    Started by jawnn, 11-27-13 01:52 PM
    • Replies: 19
    • Views: 1,205
    12-10-13, 09:24 PM Go to last post
  20. Source for Boom Tubes???

    Started by ksisler, 01-31-13 06:36 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 25
    • Views: 1,202
    tuz
    01-11-14, 07:35 PM Go to last post
  21. cracked downtube on my '88 trek 520

    Started by slyde56, 09-05-13 12:06 PM
    • Replies: 21
    • Views: 1,144
    11-30-13, 08:03 AM Go to last post
  22. Fillet brazed 29er.

    Started by Dave Kirk, 02-21-14 07:42 AM
    • Replies: 17
    • Views: 1,130
    04-22-14, 02:12 PM Go to last post
  23. Lugged Steel Trailer?

    Started by Donnie Johnson, 04-02-14 01:58 PM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 1,121
    04-16-14, 10:14 AM Go to last post
  24. Painting/Masking Lugs

    Started by ianpaschal, 04-27-14 07:01 AM
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 1,120
    05-01-14, 02:19 PM Go to last post
  25. Cold setting necessary with a jig?

    Started by NICBIKE, 03-19-14 12:49 PM
    • Replies: 13
    • Views: 1,113
    05-08-14, 08:07 PM Go to last post
  26. Ugh... Lesson learned

    Started by Fiveflat, 02-27-14 09:13 AM
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 1,094
    03-11-14, 02:18 PM Go to last post
  27. Powder coats and Clear coats

    Started by LuckySailor, 09-11-13 02:29 PM
    • Replies: 13
    • Views: 1,059
    10-30-13, 03:49 PM Go to last post
  28. braze-ons for caliper and disc brakes?

    Started by yugyug, 05-17-14 12:26 AM
    • Replies: 19
    • Views: 1,047
    07-06-14, 08:31 AM Go to last post
  29. 1st frame - tips for the future?

    Started by lesterparker, 02-01-14 11:55 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 28
    • Views: 1,036
    02-04-14, 05:53 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 17
    • Views: 1,035
    08-27-14, 07:13 PM Go to last post
  30. Kickstand Plate?

    Started by sannerbikes700, 10-27-13 07:09 PM
    • Replies: 16
    • Views: 1,011
    11-03-13, 10:42 AM Go to last post
  31. Converting a threadless fork to threaded

    Started by Barrettscv, 10-10-13 08:10 PM
    • Replies: 22
    • Views: 1,008
    10-26-13, 07:40 AM Go to last post
    • Replies: 24
    • Views: 1,005
    01-08-14, 11:11 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 18
    • Views: 990
    09-02-14, 10:27 AM Go to last post
  32. some 6061 projects.

    Started by ftwelder, 10-19-13 05:51 AM
    • Replies: 21
    • Views: 988
    12-10-13, 03:38 PM Go to last post
  33. Building a Mini-Shop from the Slab Up

    Started by TommyBing, 09-06-13 10:48 AM
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 985
    10-11-13, 05:26 PM Go to last post
  34. What is this frame?

    Started by boneshaker78, 04-07-14 10:52 AM
    • Replies: 13
    • Views: 956
    04-12-14, 06:03 PM Go to last post
  35. Integrated Racks

    Started by Brennan, 07-10-14 08:59 AM
    2 Pages
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    • Replies: 26
    • Views: 947
    07-16-14, 01:29 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 14
    • Views: 941
    05-11-14, 01:02 AM Go to last post
    • Replies: 19
    • Views: 938
    03-11-14, 07:40 AM Go to last post
  36. Frame geo/design curiosity ???'s

    Started by thook, 12-10-13 06:28 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 37
    • Views: 890
    12-13-13, 01:54 PM Go to last post
  37. Does mixing frame materials mean poor handling?

    Started by hammerinbb, 08-17-14 07:44 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 26
    • Views: 880
    08-22-14, 02:19 AM Go to last post
  38. HVLP Sprayer

    Started by werwer2012, 12-19-13 05:00 AM
    • Replies: 18
    • Views: 880
    03-08-14, 08:00 PM Go to last post
  39. Internal rust! HELP????

    Started by goatfish, 12-13-13 04:29 PM
    • Replies: 18
    • Views: 860
    01-19-14, 07:17 PM Go to last post
  40. My 4-th lugged frame

    Started by Koldun, 11-18-13 08:31 AM
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 853
    11-29-13, 05:46 AM Go to last post

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