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PostSubject: Re: mikes sportie   Tue May 18, 2010 7:53 pm

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And yeah I know of a new home for that pipe if the price is right. Wink
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the price will be right but it looks like its gone for a skate down the road No its by no means mint but yeah your welcome to have a look[/quote]

Mike, Pm me your number and I'll give you a ring.
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PostSubject: Re: mikes sportie   Tue May 18, 2010 9:21 pm

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i realy like the brass? knob on the starter, i just have a small chrome one....

(go on, i'm waiting)

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So nobody's going to bite? I'm shocked. lol!

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PostSubject: Re: mikes sportie   Tue May 18, 2010 9:28 pm

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jon61 wrote:
i realy like the brass? knob on the starter, i just have a small chrome one....

(go on, i'm waiting)

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So nobody's going to bite? I'm shocked. lol!

it only confirmed what we already suspected lol!
no we're all big fish round here, too old and wise to take the bait
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PostSubject: Re: mikes sportie   Wed May 19, 2010 9:16 pm

ok so i made a chopping block today just need to screw the top on tomrow should make it easier to reach the bike with the grinder
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new rim should turn up tomrow and ill go on the hunt for a tyre gona go for the metzler i think Question
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PostSubject: Re: mikes sportie   Sat May 22, 2010 8:43 pm

well thought id start at the back and work my way forward made my jig for the swing arm just waitng for parts to turn up dam im impatient
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PostSubject: Re: mikes sportie   Sat May 22, 2010 8:48 pm

lookin interesting.
are you gonna leave out the shocks & have a solid rear end?
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PostSubject: Re: mikes sportie   Sat May 22, 2010 8:59 pm

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lookin interesting.
are you gonna leave out the shocks & have a solid rear end?
yeah i think im gona run shocks for now
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PostSubject: Re: mikes sportie   Tue May 25, 2010 6:36 pm

ok so the trademe find of the week goes to me brand new 18x5.5 from mid west m/c $100
and new me880 turns up to mrow wich i got at a good price to i think
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PostSubject: Re: mikes sportie   Tue May 25, 2010 7:11 pm

Good score, if you find a wide 16" let me know, more after a front rim to make zero style
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PostSubject: Re: mikes sportie   Tue May 25, 2010 7:12 pm

you stole that, at 100 bucks
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PostSubject: Re: mikes sportie   Tue May 25, 2010 7:15 pm

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you stole that, at 100 bucks
yeah i know it took a week to turn up and i was starting to wonder if i had been taken for a ride on e bay 190 us so stoked tyre cost 3x that
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PostSubject: Re: mikes sportie   Tue May 25, 2010 7:17 pm

Yep that's a good score alright Mike. Let me know if you find any more of them at that price bud. Twisted Evil
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PostSubject: Re: mikes sportie   Fri May 28, 2010 8:01 pm

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finely got a bit done this week widend the swing arm and had a new axle made just need to figure out how im gona widen the frame and i mite hack up the fender this weekend
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PostSubject: Re: mikes sportie   Fri May 28, 2010 9:39 pm

Hey Mike, Just thinking out loud here mate. If you were to put some extra length in that swing arm wouldn't that help with some of the frame clearance problems you have? I don't think it would hurt the look of the bike at all. Looking good anyway dude.
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PostSubject: Re: mikes sportie   Fri May 28, 2010 9:49 pm

yeah that could be some thing to look at alwayse open to sugestions im gona have a better look at it on sunday i think
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PostSubject: Re: mikes sportie   Mon May 31, 2010 8:48 pm



Hey Mike, whats a set of those pipes worth mate????
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PostSubject: Re: mikes sportie   Mon May 31, 2010 9:10 pm

o havent realy put much thought in to it
i think theres about 100 bucks worth ov parts and 5 or 6 hours labour i can supply the parts if u wanna have a crack your self Wink
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PostSubject: Re: mikes sportie   Mon May 31, 2010 9:20 pm

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o havent realy put much thought in to it
i think theres about 100 bucks worth ov parts and 5 or 6 hours labour i can supply the parts if u wanna have a crack your self Wink

did you just use a heap of mandrell bends? i want pipes like this

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PostSubject: Re: mikes sportie   Mon May 31, 2010 9:26 pm

yeah only 2 full ones an some off cuts had to cut up the old pipes tho
those pipes do look sweet tho and quite a simple design
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PostSubject: Re: mikes sportie   Mon May 31, 2010 9:42 pm

yeah they look loud too
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PostSubject: Re: mikes sportie   Wed Jun 16, 2010 6:41 pm

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well the bikes taken a turn for the better no more suspension managed to get the top pipes in to day just need to trim up the bottom 2 so they fit a bit better
thanks woody for the use of your bender
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PostSubject: Re: mikes sportie   Wed Jun 16, 2010 7:05 pm

Very nice Mike.

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PostSubject: Re: mikes sportie   Wed Jun 16, 2010 8:25 pm

Looking good Mike. Wink
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PostSubject: Re: mikes sportie   Wed Jun 16, 2010 8:27 pm

Shit that woody's a good bastard and hardtailing it made it easier to fit that wide back wheel in lol
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PostSubject: Re: mikes sportie   Wed Jun 16, 2010 9:07 pm

looking good.. like where your heading..

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