First self-built frame

Discussion in 'Your Bike Trials Media' started by austing, Mar 26, 2017.

  1. austing

    austing just wanna ride

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    Check it out yo! I did the thing where you put the tubes together

    Geo:
    1010 wb
    65 bb
    355 cs
    74.5 ht
    26" fork so it should be able to take 24" wheels as well
    pretty happy with it not falling apart just yet
     

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  2. DanBowhers

    DanBowhers I farted.

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    It reminds me of all those kooky mod bikes in Revolution.
     

  3. NateE

    NateE wtflol

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    is this real?
     
  4. austing

    austing just wanna ride

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    Steel is always real :bigthumb:
     
  5. wvtrials

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    Needs a little better welder, but other than that it looks awesome.

    I've always wanted to do that
     
  6. Swoofty

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    Right on! It is one strange lookin beast though. Ride it til the wheels come off!
     
  7. austing

    austing just wanna ride

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    Fillet brazed and didn't clean up the fillets at all as I want to see if cracks form and if they do, paint is just silly. Thanks! I enjoy it so far
     
  8. wvtrials

    wvtrials Member

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    Did u do the welding ur self?

    Mig or stick welds?
     
  9. austing

    austing just wanna ride

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    Fillet brazing... BIG torch and a bit o' brass
     
  10. wvtrials

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    Ohhh I've never heard of that, so it's healed together with brass!?!?!
     
  11. austing

    austing just wanna ride

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    Yes brass heals things very well