View Single Post
Old 05-05-2011, 11:49 PM
scotto-'s Avatar
scotto- scotto- is offline
Custom 4-Stroke Bike Builder
Join Date: Jun 2010
Location: Ridin' inSane Diego, CA.
Posts: 6,505
Wink Re: Custom Frame For Thumper Motor

Originally Posted by culvercityclassic View Post
This is my attempt to build a one off custom frame for the Dyno Thumper. original plan

Well it is not considered a Dyno Thumper anymore now that I will be building a custom frame for this HF motor.

I have wanted to build a one-off custom frame for awhile and now is the perfect time to do so with this motor. I have gathered all the material and started with the drop outs, I made them out of 3/16 plate.

I picked up 20 feet of ½, ¾, 1, 1 ¼, and 1 ½ .065 tubing. I purchased a tube roller from HF and have another hydraulic bender to use; I also have a tubing notcher. I ordered head tube and bottom brackets that are really impressive, the quality is unreal.

I keep looking on Rat Rod Bike website for ideas and found some really cool home built frames. I will be going for old school Rat-Bobber-Drag Bike style. This is the look I really like....
Falcon Motorcycles : Hand Made Motorcycles Custom Designed Around Rare Iconic British Engines

I will keep this post going as I progress….
I'm sure there will be pedals, he just hasn't welded the BB on yet.

EZ Motorbike Dealer - San Diego, CA.
Nothing is out of my realm,
if it doesn't fit, make it fit! Beer is the answer....what was the question?
A sense of humor costs nothing, why don't people use them more often?
"You can't buy have to earn it"
Reply With Quote