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Old 09-19-2010, 08:16 AM
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Location: Miami / Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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Default Re: Painting a brand new bike - quick question

Very nice, i think thats a great start. Look quite similar to my new frame. I wanted to start my build with a black frame, which would be quite easy since it is brand new. But the rims are the same color as the bike and are electric blue. There no way i could paint the rims because i am installed side pull brakes which would take the paint off in no time. Soooo after careful thought, i am going to keep the original electric blue paint job and add blue flames to the black gas tank as well as paint a few engine components blue (the engine is a black slant). I think ill get the best of both worlds...a new factory paint job with enough customization to make it my own. And the more i think about it, black and blue sorta goes with a motorized bicycle if you get my
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