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Old 05-15-07, 02:16 AM   #1
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Just got a new frame!

so just picked up this frame because my old one was a little too big, going to swap everything over soon.
i wasn't thinking and didn't take a before picture, and i don't have an after, haha those will come soon.. enjoy!

pictures taken with a Canon digital rebel 6.3mp

first spray


second spray


third


third


didn't take a pic of the next couple






here it is almost done


the whole frame is stripped now, just not after shots yet. took a total of 1.2 cans of aircraft cleaner and a bunch of old shirts. going to paint it soon

2 quick pics of my bike now..


it will heal the pain..



10 picture max for the loss

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Old 05-15-07, 07:13 AM   #2
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you gonna add a turbo tho this ride too?
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Old 05-15-07, 09:09 AM   #3
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I'd say put the turbo on the Integra behind it Seem like pretty good work there, but I would've taken out the BB and headset bearing cups. Stay tuned, I just bought a new frame also, and I am thinking of polishing my Cannondale Jekyll's frame, alredy got the aircraft remover ready!

p.s.-how does that stuff feel on your skin
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Old 05-15-07, 09:40 AM   #4
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Do you think you will need a new chain?

Also you stripped the paint with the BB on, what if that stuff gets in there? what is the new color going to be
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Old 05-15-07, 12:15 PM   #5
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you gonna add a turbo tho this ride too?
its all about all motor.

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I'd say put the turbo on the Integra behind it Seem like pretty good work there, but I would've taken out the BB and headset bearing cups. Stay tuned, I just bought a new frame also, and I am thinking of polishing my Cannondale Jekyll's frame, alredy got the aircraft remover ready!

p.s.-how does that stuff feel on your skin
i'm pretty much a noob when it comes to bikes, just got into the game about a month ago and wasn't thinking about taking off the BB, but the headset i couldn't take off, any tips? do i just have to use a lot of force?.. i have a nice green red and yellow chris king headset going on it..

i stripped my old rims back in the day with no gloves and it burned like hell, so i wore gloves this time.. hah

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Also you stripped the paint with the BB on, what if that stuff gets in there? what is the new color going to be
i have no clue if i need a new chain.. im hoping everything will just swap over, from what i heard though i might need different length brake lines.. hopefully thats all.. and the BB, it's because im a noob haha i should have taped it off.. ill do that in the paint process.
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i'm pretty much a noob when it comes to bikes, just got into the game about a month ago and wasn't thinking about taking off the BB, but the headset i couldn't take off, any tips? do i just have to use a lot of force?.. i have a nice green red and yellow chris king headset going on it..

i stripped my old rims back in the day with no gloves and it burned like hell, so i wore gloves this time.. hah



i have no clue if i need a new chain.. im hoping everything will just swap over, from what i heard though i might need different length brake lines.. hopefully thats all.. and the BB, it's because im a noob haha i should have taped it off.. ill do that in the paint process.
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but the headset i couldn't take off, any tips? do i just have to use a lot of force?..
Yeah, it's typically pressed in. I'd probably try to use a long punch and a hammer to tap it out
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GREAT JOB, I'm impressed
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do you know what the make of the frame is? looks like it might be an old schwinn
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do you know what the make of the frame is? looks like it might be an old schwinn
hopefully it's not an old schwinn haha. the guy i bought it from told me it was a supergo access frame, medium size.
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anyone looking to buy a specialized stumpjumper frame? i even have this really cool brand new i believe its a dkg seat post clamp. i bought it and it doesnt fit my frame, looking to get 10 bucks for it (what i paid)
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