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PostPosted: Fri Oct 14, 2011 9:57 am 
South East Deputy AEC
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There had better be lots of pics..*shaking fist smiley*


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PostPosted: Fri Oct 14, 2011 5:04 pm 
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there will be :D :D

got some 25mm thick ally plate comming, soon as its here i'll use the rear wheel thats on it to sort the forks while i await arrivalof the other one.

may look at putting a disc on the front as i have 2 screw on adaptors for the hub.


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PostPosted: Sun Oct 16, 2011 5:22 pm 
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And so it begins......

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front and rear wheels for comparison, 24x2.10 front, 20x4.25 rear

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how much i need to widen the fork yokes by to make it fit.

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the cut thats on the bottom of the left leg is where the custom made disc brale mount sits.


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PostPosted: Sun Oct 16, 2011 8:27 pm 
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PostPosted: Mon Oct 17, 2011 7:21 pm 
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i think your mad!
but liking the concept,wish id kept mine

space for a motor on the rear lower frame?


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PostPosted: Mon Oct 17, 2011 9:28 pm 
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Haha motor! DO IT! :)

Take it from that bike in the background.

Is that a motorbike tyre?! Massive!


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PostPosted: Mon Oct 17, 2011 10:51 pm 
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looks like the rear wheel to me,cant wait to see end result


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PostPosted: Mon Oct 17, 2011 11:34 pm 
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yep its the rear, got another arriving in 2 days and some ally plate and front band brake arriving thursday.

there was a company making full 50cc engine kits for these, had everthing to make it a fully working motorbike.

dont know it they still do.


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PostPosted: Mon Oct 17, 2011 11:56 pm 
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http://shop.schwinnchoppers.com/

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http://www.gizmag.com/go/4054/


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PostPosted: Tue Oct 18, 2011 10:08 pm 
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how she's sitting now.

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couple shots outsides, was a bit dark.

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