Got my first bike.

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junior123
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Got my first bike.

Post by junior123 » Fri Aug 10, 2012 9:55 pm

Hey fellas, i got my first bike which i will be building into a bobber. A 1989 Gn 250, not the fastest bike in the world, but a great start might a say. Here are a few pics of of it when i got it home, bought it for $600

junior123
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Re: Got my first bike.

Post by junior123 » Fri Aug 10, 2012 9:59 pm

ok how do i post pics, it seems to be different on chops website

junior123
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Re: Got my first bike.

Post by junior123 » Fri Aug 10, 2012 10:16 pm

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Oh and the bike Table i built Inspired by Warren (wolfsbane)

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doobinator
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Re: Got my first bike.

Post by doobinator » Sat Aug 11, 2012 10:11 am

Hey mate, good to see another 250 :D Looking forward to seeing it come along.

Cromag
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Re: Got my first bike.

Post by Cromag » Sat Aug 11, 2012 12:10 pm

Nup, no pics...you got photobucket? you need it, upload the pics there, then when you move mouse over pic a drop down box appears, highlight the bottom Image code, paste it here in your msg.

GN should make a sweet little bobber....looking frwd to pics
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junior123
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Re: Got my first bike.

Post by junior123 » Sat Aug 11, 2012 1:28 pm

Yeah hopefully get the project started in the next few weeks

junior123
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Re: Got my first bike.

Post by junior123 » Sat Aug 11, 2012 4:57 pm

My attempt at a custom seat

Pic 1: Ijust drew up a quick template of the shape i wanted
Pic 2: Took of the near mint seat
Pic 3: Bent the front lip so it would flush up with the tank mounts
Pic 4: My homemade fender bender
Pic 5: Finished result (needs upholstery obviously)

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doobinator
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Re: Got my first bike.

Post by doobinator » Sat Aug 11, 2012 6:18 pm

Might have to registered with that forum to see the pics.

Cromag
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Re: Got my first bike.

Post by Cromag » Sun Aug 12, 2012 4:36 pm

i asume you make seats better than you follow instructions
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junior123
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Re: Got my first bike.

Post by junior123 » Sun Aug 12, 2012 5:58 pm

Why is that?

junior123
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Re: Got my first bike.

Post by junior123 » Sun Aug 12, 2012 6:13 pm

My first attempt at a custom seat
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My seat template
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Bike with near mint seat off
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Bent the front lip, so i could attach with the tank mounts
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My home made fender bender
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Finished product, looks pretty good for my first try

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Finished?

Post by Neo Dutch » Sun Aug 12, 2012 6:26 pm

Are we missing something here?
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junior123
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Re: Got my first bike.

Post by junior123 » Sun Aug 12, 2012 6:28 pm

what are we missing?

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Re: Got my first bike.

Post by junior123 » Sun Aug 12, 2012 6:33 pm

ok third time lucky

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Re: Got my first bike.

Post by Neo Dutch » Sun Aug 12, 2012 6:40 pm

Are you going to cover it?
Don't let your luggage define your travels.

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