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Old 06-07-2011, 10:47 PM
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Default Re: DIY tank... even if you can't weld

Originally Posted by bikebum1975 View Post
Haven't been on in a while forgot how I ran across this thread but glad I did. Wondering though I have been toying once I get my bike and engine of using copper sheet for a tank wonder if that would work in place of the steel any thoughts? Oh and I have a friend who does copper flashing so the price would be pretty cheap for me. Love your bike though sweet style.
Thankee bikebum (great name BTW lol) While I've not made a copper tank, others have w/great success and looks awesome painted or unpainted Here's a coupla bairdco's bikes w/copper tanks

...and another thread w/some info on tank makin' alternatives: Different Style Tanks?

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