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Forum: Beach Cruisers 04-07-14, 04:35 PM
Replies: 13
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Posted By Iron Horse
I went to Newton to a shop who the owner has made...

I went to Newton to a shop who the owner has made the basement a salvage yard of sorts in search of parts for a Sears three speed that I am working on. The pictures don't do this place justice.
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Forum: Beach Cruisers 03-18-14, 10:55 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,739
Posted By Iron Horse
Well, my not so little girl had a Girl Scout...

Well, my not so little girl had a Girl Scout thing in the big city of Salina, so Mom and I went riding around and exploring while my truck was in for an alignment at a nearby tire shop. After picking...
Forum: Beach Cruisers 03-07-14, 06:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 725
Posted By Iron Horse
Most all of my cruisers start out stock 44 tooth...

Most all of my cruisers start out stock 44 tooth front, 18 rear. That's unless you are running a skiptooth. If I have difficulty climbing with some of my heavyweights (60+pounds), I just gear down...
Forum: Beach Cruisers 03-04-14, 07:00 PM
Replies: 589
Views: 131,057
Posted By Iron Horse
do you happen to have a picture of that original...

do you happen to have a picture of that original seat that you could post please?
Forum: Beach Cruisers 03-04-14, 06:53 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,739
Posted By Iron Horse
Bicyclridr4life: Yes I was making pedal tracks...

Bicyclridr4life: Yes I was making pedal tracks later on. It was not fun. I wiped out three times going down a hill because of pedal tracks and extreme slickness. Bleah.

StephenH, I am not too...
Forum: Beach Cruisers 02-19-14, 06:31 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,739
Posted By Iron Horse
Thanks shop4man, I haven't decided what I want to...

Thanks shop4man, I haven't decided what I want to do yet with that bike other than put some bars and a seat on it, and ride! Our weather has been warmer this week, and my morning commute has been...
Forum: Beach Cruisers 02-16-14, 08:09 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,739
Posted By Iron Horse
So I haven't done much riding other than to and...

So I haven't done much riding other than to and from work, however I did come across another ride to add to my collection:...
Forum: Beach Cruisers 02-09-14, 07:43 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,739
Posted By Iron Horse
This is what I found at our "local" Automobile...

This is what I found at our "local" Automobile swap.meet this weekend.
http://i1199.photobucket.com/albums/aa477/Iron-Horse/IMG_0424_zps8ad94e35.jpg...
Forum: Beach Cruisers 02-04-14, 08:31 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,739
Posted By Iron Horse
This ride....

This is what my commute looked like this morning.362913362914 the ride home was even more fun. Had around a foot of snow. More expected later this week. Yipee!
Forum: Beach Cruisers 01-21-14, 06:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,181
Posted By Iron Horse
As cheap as I can get em! Seriously I would think...

As cheap as I can get em! Seriously I would think that $250 range would be about right. Please bear in mind that is based on just your generalized photos plus no description. It could be worth more...
Forum: Beach Cruisers 01-20-14, 07:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,181
Posted By Iron Horse
That's a really nice bike. Are you buying or...

That's a really nice bike. Are you buying or selling?
Forum: Beach Cruisers 01-17-14, 06:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,066
Posted By Iron Horse
Why don't you just reupholster it with extra...

Why don't you just reupholster it with extra padding. That's what I did. feels much better than stock.
Forum: Beach Cruisers 10-30-13, 05:44 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,258
Posted By Iron Horse
Have you looked at bikeflights.com? I have not...

Have you looked at bikeflights.com? I have not tried it myself, but have read good things about it by those who have. Good luck!
Forum: Beach Cruisers 10-28-13, 06:05 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,258
Posted By Iron Horse
aluminum vs steel or anything else is mostly...

aluminum vs steel or anything else is mostly irrelevant where cruisers are concerned in my opinion. simply swap rear cogs or install a shimano three speed. The rear cog is the easiest and the...
Forum: Beach Cruisers 06-27-13, 04:25 PM
Replies: 589
Views: 131,057
Posted By Iron Horse
Ilikebikes, naw, I have actually started slowing...

Ilikebikes, naw, I have actually started slowing down my collecting from whatever is available and cheap to higher end coasters: tanks, horns, racks, etc. And the odd and unusual: Nirve Cannibal,...
Forum: Beach Cruisers 06-22-13, 11:58 AM
Replies: 589
Views: 131,057
Posted By Iron Horse
Part 2

Some more of my collection:

http://i1199.photobucket.com/albums/aa477/Iron-Horse/IMG_0379_zps83e32867.jpg (http://s1199.photobucket.com/user/Iron-Horse/media/IMG_0379_zps83e32867.jpg.html)...
Forum: Beach Cruisers 06-22-13, 11:48 AM
Replies: 589
Views: 131,057
Posted By Iron Horse
Part 1

Some of my collection:

http://i1199.photobucket.com/albums/aa477/Iron-Horse/IMG_0254.jpg (http://s1199.photobucket.com/user/Iron-Horse/media/IMG_0254.jpg.html)...
Forum: Beach Cruisers 06-10-13, 08:26 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,258
Posted By Iron Horse
I commute every day with some type of cruiser...

I commute every day with some type of cruiser uness it is raining hard. I would show pictures here, however, I don't know how to move the pictures from my intro to here. I enjoy the relaxed ride to...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 01-27-13, 12:44 PM
Replies: 11,184
Views: 1,009,430
Posted By Iron Horse
Sturmey Archer SC

Salutations! ok, first of all please forgive me if this post is out of place. I have spent the better part of this morning trying to figure out where to put this query. I was given a Hercules a while...
Forum: Introductions 01-12-13, 02:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 362
Posted By Iron Horse
Thanks Leukybear, I would say the same, except...

Thanks Leukybear, I would say the same, except for the time involved in the rebuild process. I some days wonder If l'll ever get done! On that note, would anybody have an idea where I could find a...
Forum: Introductions 01-10-13, 03:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 362
Posted By Iron Horse
Here you go for better or worse. ...

Here you go for better or worse.
http://i1199.photobucket.com/albums/aa477/Iron-Horse/IMG_0252.jpg
My current winter work bike.
http://i1199.photobucket.com/albums/aa477/Iron-Horse/IMG_0253.jpg...
Forum: Introductions 01-06-13, 02:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 362
Posted By Iron Horse
Thanks 10 wheels! I will try to post some pics...

Thanks 10 wheels! I will try to post some pics when I get over to the shed if you're intrested. I realize that my type ofr commuting is far from the norm, I just happen to like the asthetics of old...
Forum: Introductions 01-05-13, 04:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 362
Posted By Iron Horse
Greetings from Kansas

Salutations from South central Kansas. A blog I was reading pointed me to this spot, so here I am! I am an avid cycler, although probably not in the sense that you are used to. I commute by 40 year...
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