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    royal dutch of dukes
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    cool old (40s) video of bikes being made

    industry on parade!

    must be 40s or early 50s

    http://www.webcastgroup.com/client/s...=0670224062155

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    Fix Turns My Crank fixedude's Avatar
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    deja vu.

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    dig dig dig Moximitre's Avatar
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    damn, the pinstriping on the fenders by hand = sweet.
    Sucks to your ass-mar!

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    Good for Business koyman's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by fixedude
    deja vu.
    X 15

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    Bike fiend. Analog's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by Moximitre
    damn, the pinstriping on the fenders by hand = sweet.
    Yeah, I gotta practice up on that - hand-detail your whole bike.

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    live free or die trying humancongereel's Avatar
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    i saw a bike at one lbs here where someone had punched uniform holes in the rear fender and tied orange strings through each hole and to the axle, or probably the chainstay near the axle, i should have looked.

    damn cool, though. looked like the sun was rising from the rear wheel of the bike.

    the words "fenders" and "hand detail" brought that to mind.
    have:ea50 flats, black, light, stiff.
    144 bcd 3/32" 49t sugino track chainring, possibly 75.

    want: risers, light, stiff, 1", black if that can be
    144 bcd 46t or 47t chainring any kind or width

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