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Old 03-31-2011, 08:20 PM
matthurd matthurd is offline
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Default Re: gonna buy now need input from pa

Originally Posted by bill gurreri View Post
don't think i wanna risk seeing if they laugh but i think i'll be ok. I have a cheap bike but the paint and aluminum are in perfect shape but i'm gonna do everything in flat black so the engine blends in.
aluminum frames are a bad idea, aluminum doesn't weld very good, and with the motor vibrating so much bad welds are a huge risk.

for normal riding aluminum mite not be an issue but for motorizing aluminum frames are ill advised.
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