Originally Posted by bill gurreri
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.