I built models 1 and 2 of this bike as cheap as possible. The first one broke and the pic below is the 2nd frame w/out any mods.
Model 3 - I'm Sparing No Expense (haven't added the receipts)
Here is what I put into this thing Front to Back:
Complete paint strip and welding of Schwinn frame (flat black powdercoat and accent paint coming soon).
S/A Dyno/Drum hub w/ Redline xce500 rim, cnnctd to B&M Toplight Fr & R Lights(soon).
All New SunLite Bike Parts: fork, stem, bars, levers, pedals, headset, wood grips (all from 15 different bike shops around LA).
Brass fittings w/ copper lines, handmade tank w/ copper bung brass cap(HomeDepot).
48cc Yaun Dong w/ performance carb/filter, boost bottle, Manic brass gasket, custom mounted expander exhaust/silencer.
Rear CB110 Coaster Hub w/ Manic Clamshell/32t Sprocket - xce500 rim
SuperPhat BMX Chain, Mod-3sp Hurst Shifter, Lowrider Seat,
Performance: acceleration pulls well to 35-40 mph w/ 170lb rider on flat, scary- needs suspension.
Thanks to Manic Mechanic(-Best Cust Service Evar!), Tim-Morse Muffler, Steve-Burbank Radiator, Manny's, Chubby's, Bicycle Kitchen/Orng20, H&S, Glendale Cycle, Metropolis, Steve's Plating, Scooterpartsdepot.com, peterwhitecycles.com, Tadeausz Design Studio, Anna Jackson, and more...
Hope you like! More Pics to come when it gets painted.