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Old 05-23-05, 07:25 AM   #1
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Tattoo Suggestions That Are Cycling Related

I am looking for suggestions for a cycling related tattoo to be placed on the outside of my lower left leg. If you have a graphic, please post it. The attached is the tattoo that I have on my lower right leg which has to do with my hobby of skydiving. Thanks.
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Old 05-23-05, 08:51 AM   #2
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I've seen lots of chainrings and a few chains.
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You might look through the sticky in SS/Fix for some ideas, too. I've got a cog with the word bicycle in Japanese on it on my right leg...
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Nice tat!!
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Old 05-23-05, 10:08 AM   #6
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Nice tat!!
I don't do tats myself (that's not me), but the R of A is cool.
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Very cool, but that vein lump made me say "oh man" out loud
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I'm toying with the idea of getting a partial chainring "grease" tat, with some subtle blood dripping from the points of the chainring (like I'd jammed my calf into the chainring in a crash).

Unfortunately, my SO tells me I do that...it's over.
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Very cool, but that vein lump made me say "oh man" out loud
Yeah, it's really an awful picture all around. They don't really show the tattoo very well, and the guy's leg is badly overdue for a clean up shave (I don't do that either, but that's subject for about 450 threads that have already been done, so let's not go there). But the R of A is still cool
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Yeah, it's really an awful picture all around. They don't really show the tattoo very well, and the guy's leg is badly overdue for a clean up shave (I don't do that either, but that's subject for about 450 threads that have already been done, so let's not go there). But the R of A is still cool
FWIW, that's a fakie (temp) tattoo...I got one when I bought my R of A jersey years ago.
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How about a tattoo of bikapeli ??

Kokapeli on a bike.
I don't have a graphic, but it should be an easy one for a tattoo artist to do.
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I'm toying with the idea of getting a partial chainring "grease" tat, with some subtle blood dripping from the points of the chainring (like I'd jammed my calf into the chainring in a crash).

Unfortunately, my SO tells me I do that...it's over.
Sounds like a great idea for a tat! Methinks you need a new SO.
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FWIW, that's a fakie (temp) tattoo...I got one when I bought my R of A jersey years ago.
I'm well aware of that fact. The OP wanted Tattoo Suggestions That Are Cycling Related, so . . .
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