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Reflectors / Please

Reflectors needed…Continue

Started Nov 18

Detroit Lightcycles.
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https://giphy.com/gifs/mHwAUS9aebEwoContinue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Jeremy Bloyd-Peshkin Aug 19.

Repainting bike, is one spray can of Primer and Paint enough?
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Before I take the bike apart is one can of primer and one can of primer enough? Biking to evanston in the next day or two. Is one can of each enough??ThanksHContinue

Started this discussion. Last reply by George Schick Jul 12.

Olympic Cyclist Vs. Toaster: Can He Power It?
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Not sure what the point is other than to see what steroids can do to a cyclist.Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Joe Guzzardo Sep 20, 2015.

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Haddon posted a discussion

Reflectors /

Reflectors needed please. I've been making these for Working Bikes and need more silvery reflectors.I thought the average bikestore would have just a pile of these things around but alas no. Should you be so kind as to have some please let me know and I'll bike to pick them up.  Also, should you like these are at WB…See More
Nov 18
Tom A.K. replied to Haddon's discussion Chainlink Bizzaro World - Where cyclists go when they lose their minds.
"http://theradavist.com/2016/04/tall-bike-tour/ Time for some weirdness and a tall bike video(10:51)."
Oct 13
Jeremy Bloyd-Peshkin replied to Haddon's discussion Detroit Lightcycles.
"I've noticed a trend lately - suddenly it's cool to have your bike lit up like a christmas tree. I am 150% OK with that. I love being able to see bikes from blocks away at night, and I love knowing that means cars and trucks can see them…"
Aug 19
Tom A.K. replied to Haddon's discussion Detroit Lightcycles.
"Cool !!"
Aug 19
Haddon replied to Haddon's discussion Detroit Lightcycles.
" via GIPHY"
Aug 19
Haddon posted a discussion
Aug 19
George Schick replied to Haddon's discussion Repainting bike, is one spray can of Primer and Paint enough?
"You're welcome to do whatever you like, keep on with the rattle can job or get it PC'd.  I have a Surly 1x1 that is PC'd and I like the way I can throw it around as a general utility bike without having to worry about chipping or…"
Jul 12
Chris Dryjanski replied to Haddon's discussion Repainting bike, is one spray can of Primer and Paint enough?
"This is who a friend uses.  http://m.baumannspowdercoat.com/ "
Jul 12
Haddon replied to Haddon's discussion Repainting bike, is one spray can of Primer and Paint enough?
"For 60$ who is this friend? This is significantly lower than any other price I have found."
Jul 12
Chris Dryjanski replied to Haddon's discussion Repainting bike, is one spray can of Primer and Paint enough?
"Powder coating is the way to go.  My friend found a guy in Crestwood ~$60 a frame with taking the old paint off.  He has had 3 bikes done and they are beautiful.  "
Jul 12
Tom A.K. replied to Haddon's discussion Repainting bike, is one spray can of Primer and Paint enough?
"Chrome ? Cool !"
Jul 11
Haddon replied to Haddon's discussion Repainting bike, is one spray can of Primer and Paint enough?
"Rustoleum self etching primer and rustoleum "bright coat metallic finish" (silver)"
Jul 11
Haddon replied to Haddon's discussion Repainting bike, is one spray can of Primer and Paint enough?
"I got the wire brush drill attachment and it goes to the metal pretty quick, I sort of hope to get the bike apart, painted and back together in one day. Thats the plan."
Jul 11
Jaik S. replied to Haddon's discussion Repainting bike, is one spray can of Primer and Paint enough?
"Also, don't forget our local businesses...Heritage does a powdercoat for bikes... http://www.heritagebicycles.com/products/bike-paint-job"
Jul 11
George Schick replied to Haddon's discussion Repainting bike, is one spray can of Primer and Paint enough?
"Attached is a 40 year old article from Bicycling Mag back when it carried useful information like this.  Since it's that old, some things have changed, but for the most part the steps he covers are still valid.  Here are some things…"
Jul 11
Tom A.K. replied to Haddon's discussion Repainting bike, is one spray can of Primer and Paint enough?
"Hey, Haddon ! You could get away with buying just one spray can of primer and evenly spread it over the entire (prepared) bike area. But I would try to buy two cans of enamel spray paint for the finishing coat. (Insurance/touch-ups) I did this in…"
Jul 11

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At 9:45pm on September 18, 2014, Tandemonium said…
I like the cut of your jib. Excellent 'shop skills.
 
 
 

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