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      Fund Raiser   10/02/2017

      ok sooooooooooooo here's the deal I am hoping to have a new hosting site by the end Nov middle of Dec That being said I have had only 2 peeps offering to help support the site So I think those who want to help should hold on to your cash till then. I do not want to take any money and then the site close (cause that would not be right) Many be can find some extra before then so no one has to pitch in. That's it for now Thanks WhiteWolf  

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Dem some purty welds, I like the hidden box idea

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Still struggling with some health issues. 

But did get to hit it a lick today.

 

Cut bent fitted welded a tunnel in that tank bottom. Bottom is nearly done. The top is around 3/4 done. Still have to make the front around the yoke and the tail end at the seat.

 

 

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Well.......

Most of it is one off also. Lots of self made parts in this one. Why not a tank also? 

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Finishing up various small details.

 

Pressured up the oil system and everything seems to work as it should.

Made a big mess. Learned a little air pressure goes a long ways.

 

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One header welded up and on there. 

One more to go.

 

 

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Nice! That rear thread width looks pretty narrow tho....

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If I remember correctly....those are 215 wide.

 

I suppose you can tell i am a bit performance oriented. 

I don't really want to run more tire than what is needed.

Tires that are bigger than what is needed for the hp, weight or use are just a big power suck.

 

I does look cool to have 2000hp tires. It makes you think it needs them. But if you do not need them then you are just throwing away hp and performance.

 

That has always been a problem with me when trying to build something cool.

If it is counter productive to making it go then I don't want it.

 

Sometimes you can find something that look good and go also......

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Oh, I meant the actual width from outside tire to outside or the other tire. Yea the oversize tires on some trykes and hotrods look outa place

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Wide tires still would look cool....

 

Ok so.

It is 4 ft wide to the outside of the tires.

It is s cut down narrow axle swing.

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That will make it easier to get thru traffic, its a bitch when the bikes can split lanes and such and the trykes get left behind.

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This has drug out over a long period of time.

But some history.

This thing is not all new.

I built it years ago with a 2110 carved engine.

Flat black and cruiser styled.

It was run this way many years. At one point it was my daily transport for 3 yrs.

The engine needed internal work and I took it apart. 

Should have fixed it and put it back together.

But.

BBO came around and I had the idea of a re-style. Something more choppery looking.

So begins the rabbit hole.

The always wanted this or to do that and while this is apart anyway.

 

Old pic

 

And a before and after 

 

 

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