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Old 04-11-2009, 04:10 AM
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Default Chop Cut Rebuild ......the movie.. lol

Ok so heres my next thing to drive myself nuts working on. Ever since I ran into the mini velos I thought man those would be wild with a motor....but at around 800 a pop I'll never find out. So I started measuring up the frames in sketchup and it seems to me that they were close to full size frames with 20 inch wheels. The head tube and steer tube is stretched to use the 20 inch fork. Well thats my story and IM sticking to it. lol So I took an old 24 inch bike and started cutting away. Cut the head tube in half and added about 4 or 5 inches. Moved the down tube and stretched the steerer tube to match the head tube. Kept the chain stay at level and tried to keep the head tube at I thik 74 degrees or somewhere around that. But heres some pictures and please comment away, and yes I know my welding bites but IM getting
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