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Old 09-01-10, 02:15 PM
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Old 09-02-10, 01:18 AM
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Hey, Tuz- I forgot you were doing one too- great job! That does look ambitious. Looks like you made enough joints on that one bike to build three. Also, I found you blog entries very interresting for a fellow newb. Great idea with all those disected joints and the stubby little mini frame.
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Old 09-05-10, 10:11 PM
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oh my god you guys are such ballers
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Old 09-09-10, 05:38 AM
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Old 09-23-10, 07:34 PM
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Originally Posted by Mat Attack View Post
my ride aint as good as the last pic but here's what i build
SICK frame, I would kill for a picture of myself riding this

Anyway, I was wondering, is pedal strike a problem on this build? Looks like you've got your bike propped up against your pedal.
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Old 09-23-10, 10:19 PM
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Old 09-24-10, 12:04 AM
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Like it how it rides?
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Old 09-24-10, 12:11 AM
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Originally Posted by JohnnyMagic View Post
[IMG][/IMG]Hello,
New to the forum,but have been lurking for a while.
Been building frames for almost 2 years now.
Here are a couple of my builds;

[IMG][/IMG]

First time loading pics here,so having some teething pains.

JM
Is this carbon right? How did u do the tubing?
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Old 09-24-10, 12:59 AM
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^^^^

Johnny's front wheel drive bent is pretty kick ass too.
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Old 09-24-10, 12:34 PM
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Originally Posted by CurbDestroyer View Post

Dang CurbDestroyer, i was just sketching up an all double-tube idea, right down to the
single-to-double seat tube transition. I like your results.
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Old 09-24-10, 02:32 PM
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I like the Curbdestroyer bike too.
Thought of a way to do tubes like that in carbon, ( sorry, if it works it'll be a "secret", if not I'll tell you.

Ultraman; tubes are all mold/ mandrel or bladder molded. Sorry no shortcuts I know of. I did build the main triangle tubes in 6.5 hrs though. 2lbs structural foam was left in the chain and seatstays. 11g's each.

Latest builds and a finished Hammerhead;









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Old 09-24-10, 05:08 PM
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Originally Posted by bikecopXXX View Post
Dang CurbDestroyer, I was just sketching up an all double-tube idea, right down to the
single-to-double seat tube transition. I like your results.
It rides a lot like an old aluminum Vitus . It was more experiment than anything. I had to ad a couple more tubes behind the head tube to stiffen it up. The idea was to have a lot of compliance, without a lot of out of the saddle side to side. I didn't quite get it, but it's a start. I've got plans for a new frame I hope to start this week.
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Old 09-24-10, 05:32 PM
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Originally Posted by CurbDestroyer View Post
It rides a lot like an old aluminum Vitus.
Built yourself a swingset, eh? Ah well, it looks great!
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Old 09-25-10, 09:10 PM
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JohnnyMagic i see. but i had to laid the carbon leaf by leaf??
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Old 10-11-10, 08:45 AM
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Originally Posted by JohnnyMagic View Post
Incredible! How much does that thing weigh? Is there any difficulty making turns with these front wheeler drivers?

I love the look of the wheels too. If I saw that bike on the street, I'd hide my wife and kids. Terrifying.
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Old 10-17-10, 09:37 PM
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wow o.o
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Old 10-25-10, 09:32 AM
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Here's my very first frame. I built it at the end of last winter and completed it this summer. It has Columbus SL tubing. I built it all in my garage with only hand tools (no jigs or anything). Hopefully more will come.












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Old 10-25-10, 08:00 PM
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Looks awesome
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Old 10-26-10, 04:29 PM
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I love the paint scheme. Is that a Nashbar threaded carbon fork? How did you prep it for painting?
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What did your bottom bracket height end up being?
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Old 10-26-10, 11:25 PM
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Originally Posted by ultraman6970 View Post
Looks awesome
Thanks.

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I love the paint scheme. Is that a Nashbar threaded carbon fork? How did you prep it for painting?
Yeah, it is. I just sanded down the clear coat and sprayed it with primer, color and then clear.

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What did your bottom bracket height end up being?
Low, haha. I messed up on the head tube length and had to change the chain stay angle to keep a horizontal top tube. It's not too bad, though.

It rides awesome regardless of the few, minor mistakes I made. Deffinitely beats buying someone else's frame!
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Old 10-27-10, 10:25 AM
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Amen!
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Clean Bike Looks dope as ****
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