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  1. No, got one of those :) trying to upgrade it or...

    No, got one of those :) trying to upgrade it or correct some problems created by the previous owner.
  2. 291684 I think that with the low ground...

    291684

    I think that with the low ground clearance on this beast i want to go with a internally geared wheel and I have the Raleigh in the parts heap. I also want to replace the rear end with...
  3. How can I mod a vintage Raleigh hard tail rearend to connect to a suspension pivot?

    I was thinking of hacking up a vintage Raleigh 3 speed to connect to a suspension pivot on my tank trike. If I cut off the top tube and cut the down tube about 6 inches in front of the Bottom...
  4. Yes that should match the size on the Miele...

    Yes that should match the size on the Miele frame. What started out as British or English Threading for bottom brackets is the current standard for modern bikes. A great resource is the...
  5. How hard to build a wheel from a wide 3 speed hub and a motorcycle rim?

    I have a 3 speed hub set up: The "... Extra Wide Sturmey Archer SX-RK3 Hub; Internally Geared 3 Speed; ... for Use with Extra Wide (i.e. 4"/100mm) Rims; Measures 170mm Locknut to Locknut (Inside...
  6. That might work Thanks. I'll post on my blog...

    That might work Thanks. I'll post on my blog when I get something together.
    homebrewhpv.blogspot.com
  7. Rifton Wrangler or R140 Trike component Specs/measurements?

    Does anyone have measurements on the Rifton Wrangler adaptive trikes? I've seen a trashed one that may be helpful to build my son's trike but I can't find the headset dimensions on the Rifton...
  8. I just bought from Ebay, a gocart front end...

    I just bought from Ebay, a gocart front end married to the rear of a suspension bike. This might be the answer. My first step has been to chop down the front end to make it more comfortable and...
  9. Want to build a trike-tank for my special needs 13 year old Help please

    I'm looking to create a new trike for my son. He is invited to do a rails to trails ride with the boy scouts next spring and I want to get a jump on setting him up for it. He has used a Worksman...
  10. front wheel drive trike for my special needs 13 year old

    I'm looking to create a new trike for my son. He is invited to do a rails to trails ride with the boy scout next spring and I want to get a jump on setting him up for it. He has used a Worksman...
  11. I agree with Jeff, my BikeE seems a little...

    I agree with Jeff, my BikeE seems a little twitchy to be putting a motor on. However, it's possible you could swap out the fork and put a bigger wheel in the front. You also might be able to...
  12. Converting adjustable boom recumbent to a trike?

    I love my BikeE and my vintage Workmans trike and I have been thinking about a way to create a ride with the advantages of both. I already own a vintage counterpoint Presto, photo attached, and was...
  13. Sticky: I have a counterpoint presto recumbent bicycle...

    I have a counterpoint presto recumbent bicycle frame which I purchased with a plan to built it up. The previous owner had it professionally repainted. Reality intruded in the form of my...
  14. I have a Worksman "Trifecta" that came w/a drum...

    I have a Worksman "Trifecta" that came w/a drum brake and I added a side pull brake. I had complaints from my son about how it stopped so my solution is to udgrade the sidepull brake for a Pitbull...
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    Can't see your image, but I have a vintage...

    Can't see your image, but I have a vintage worksman folding trike, "the Trifecta" which I have moddified for my kids and I to use. I bolted a wooden breadbox where the rear basket was and fixed a...
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    The type of bike I think you are talking about is...

    The type of bike I think you are talking about is alsocalled a hula bike. go tho the bikeforest website for more info.
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    Homemade adult trike kid's seat

    http://1.bp.blogspot.com/-hQxLGf83GHA/Tc57XupOzgI/AAAAAAAAACU/_1XQEw9adZ4/s1600/DSCN0479.JPG
    I made this seat for the back or our trike from a seat from a trashed Big Wheel and a wooden breadbox! I...
  18. no pedal steer front wheel drive transfer case

    I'm interested in building myself a fwd recumbent trike that would use a boom mounted bottom bracket with a chain that runs to a cog above the headtube. I would connect the 1st cog to the front...
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    I had something similar to this for my son. I...

    I had something similar to this for my son. I felt the rear steer made it take to much room to turn. I also wondered if it could be modded to be suitable for an adult and held to it in part for...
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    Craigslist and Ebay are great if you are patient!...

    Craigslist and Ebay are great if you are patient! I just posted one of the extra frames in the harem on Ebay Counterpoint Presto SWB recumbent bike framew/web seat opening bid is 299$ Item...
  21. I just posted this one on Ebay It has a low step...

    I just posted this one on Ebay It has a low step over height and the stem moves forward to get on and off
    Item number: 290544359023
    Counterpoint Presto SWB recumbent bike framew/web seat
    If you...
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    No one could claim they didn't see you!

    No one could claim they didn't see you!
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    Is extending a rear axle possible?

    I'd like to install a Sturmey Archer 2 speed kickback hub on a OCC Schwinn Stingray frame. The rear dropouts are so wide the hub would just fit between them leaving no axle in the dropouts much less...
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    OCC schwinn stingray modding

    I've purchase a frame of a 3 speed model of the OCC Schwiin Stingray and am looking to build it up into something fun to ride. I'm thinking about using a Sturmey Archer internally geared hub. My...
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    Here's a site for those looking for Bike-e info...

    Here's a site for those looking for Bike-e info
    http://poleary.proboards.com/index.cgi?board=tech
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