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Who's Who / Re: greetings
« on: June 19, 2019, 10:41:04 pm »
Hello its been awhile not much how about you lol
Ive decided to start another project heh
Ebay find Columbia..looks like a Rambler will be here friday
I have a set of triple tree forks left over from a planned stetch that fell through
Next week a wildcat 80 will be here
Hate to grab parts off another project..but i gotta get one of these done 😷

Who's Who / Re: greetings
« on: March 24, 2016, 09:33:51 pm »
found springer part for the 54 80s repro
i was going w burnt orange darts but nahh..painting soon :)

Who's Who / Re: greetings
« on: November 19, 2015, 09:07:54 pm »

worried about clearing kickstand with sprocket.. and need to dremel away on rear mount..front will be sbp mount and fasteners
parts: wald crank fitting set  #1990..sunlite 1pc crank 24 tpi  #22463..and wald expander bolt, washer & lug  #2360
and i have not forgotten bent seat post..i need to figure angle out

Who's Who / Re: greetings
« on: November 16, 2015, 10:52:12 pm »
ill replace the 58t from the 49 build
i hate too but.. have a 32 tooth sprocket gotta bend crank (get vice) minds everywhere but happy
venice hooked me up nicely

Who's Who / Re: greetings
« on: November 16, 2015, 10:40:21 pm »
ya im a mess tinkering with the 54
waiting on 1pc crank
and just received my 48cc grubee round slant head

Wrench Time / Re: columbia westfield ss springer stepnuts
« on: November 08, 2015, 08:16:40 pm »

i replaced the nuts with a different thread (i have several left, cant recall specidics) so im happy with them

Who's Who / Re: greetings
« on: October 08, 2015, 02:18:41 pm »
its here.. a day early
manufactured 4/22/15
serial # 150400420 heh
took shrouds off and exhaust

Who's Who / Re: greetings
« on: September 20, 2015, 10:14:18 pm »
moved bike back to my place
the 26 inch tubes were too big?
walked it as you see glad is wasnt too far ..  need tools might as well wait until mounts are done
long way to go im happy to see this poorly put together four year project moving

Who's Who / Re: greetings
« on: September 15, 2015, 10:29:21 pm »
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better lit floor pic (i hope noob to photobucket too

Who's Who / Re: greetings
« on: September 15, 2015, 08:15:24 pm »
thank you boris [emoji106]
lost key for wide crank the day i got it
ordered another ebay was told size
wicked pissah customer service
(dont have now..)
prepaint mockup
also i put the sprocket and brake arm on

low battery no flash pic
im thinking of having angle iron welded as low as possible from the seatpost to downtube on both sides
better pics after painting

Who's Who / Re: greetings
« on: September 03, 2015, 08:19:11 pm »
thanks gusman i ordered two feet of 7mm plug wire to age my hs
the hs i dont own yet (there is a newer governed model, different flywheel and carb)
pedals ordered after paint and crank installed
thanks for the encouragement

Who's Who / Re: greetings
« on: August 27, 2015, 07:37:44 pm »
i found some cokebottle style grips for honda 7/8 & 1" throttle black metalflake

thanks Rosco
once i get this crankset i tell myself ill calm down but hmm hs offset intake maybe fake del ..sorry im back yeah pedalling this darn thing before snow[emoji2]

Who's Who / Re: greetings
« on: August 21, 2015, 03:30:27 am »
thanks slow and specter
feedback is nice even on a project that seems to never end..
since last time i got some parts;
alloy wheelset ,sprocket adapter and 58t sprocket.
sa front drum .. sa "parking" lever
need to clean up darts and bb
once cranks in it can fade and scratch..just not yet

Who's Who / Re: greetings
« on: August 19, 2015, 07:53:21 pm »
local bike shop ground out repro fork and changed brake arm
great help but i forgot sprocket should have been on there first[emoji15]
parts everywhere.. getting ready to paint before assembly
i have a ss springer stepnut and bracket somewhere..local but purchased on ebay
ordering wide crankset next month[emoji28]

Who's Who / Re: greetings
« on: May 30, 2014, 11:32:05 pm »
started on michelles bike
scuffed paint except for tank (removed stripes)
oven cleaner.. 220 ..primer then scuffed some more
not proud of the pic just explaining build(s)
squint-n-see   ;)

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