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Finished Build Thread on Electra C1 "Cafe Cruiser"

Old 09-10-20, 01:12 PM
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Finished Build Thread on Electra C1 "Cafe Cruiser"

Just wanted to post some final build pics for my C1. As some of you recall, I joined the group a few weeks ago after finally finding an Electra...ended up with a 24" model (was not what I really wanted), but have come to really like the handling and comfort since then. It is amazing how much you can transform a bike in a few weeks - and still have some small enhancements to go (pedals, springer, etc). When I first got him, he was in great shape, but no character....he's now ready for Santa Rosa Beach, FL.















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Old 09-11-20, 06:46 AM
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Lookin' good, dark_n_stormy .
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Definitely beach worthy now. Nice
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Old 09-11-20, 04:39 PM
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Very nice.

What grips are those?
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Old 09-13-20, 08:38 AM
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The style points on this build are very high. Nice job. Especially like the cup holder.
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Old 09-15-20, 07:28 AM
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The cylinder thing is a leather saddle bag. Grips were sourced from Amazon.

Pics before the hurricane hit the panhandle. Yeti did perfect and didn't create any odd balance issues with the C1. Super easy and comfortable.



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[QUOTE=dark_n_stormy;21687659]Just wanted to post some final build pics for my C1. As some of you recall, I joined the group a few weeks ago after finally finding an Electra...ended up with a 24" model (was not what I really wanted), but have come to really like the handling and comfort since then. It is amazing how much you can transform a bike in a few weeks - and still have some small enhancements to go (pedals, springer, etc). When I first got him, he was in great shape, but no character....he's now ready for Santa Rosa Beach, FL.















Awesome work brother! Electra makes a perfect canvas for projects!
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Awesome work brother!🤘🏻👍🏻
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