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Honda Rebel 250 Springer Chopper

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Something like this.

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Something like this.

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Cool I like that. That will go along with the curve in the down tube. Thanks MAXX.

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Got a little excess out of the way. It just fell right off. He he ha ha

Have it set for a 5 inch ride height.

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Slugs to start building the Hard tail with.

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Few more pieces fell off today.

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Slugs in place. time to start with some tubing and make axle plates.

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Ya need a bigger fan!

Really need 2. LOL

Started on the lower rails at lunch today. Trying to keep it tight and looking good.
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My down tube tubing still hasn't arrive. Oh well still have other things to do.

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Bent some more tubing up today.


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Bent a little kick up at the end. Have something planed for the ending. Hope it works out.


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Got the bottom tubes about where I want them to look.


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No turning back now. Swing arm brackets are gone. Gotta love cardboard.


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Started on the down tube this mourning. Time to roll the curve in it.

1-1/2 DOM 0.120 Tubing. I use 0.120 wall on everything. It's stronger than the factory 0.080 wall tubing.


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Still have a little ways to go.


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Almost there. Final tweking and cutting to fit.


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Got the down tube fitted up this morning before work.


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Just a sneak peek. Will have to wait to see where this is headed.


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Here it is the down tube. Turned out pretty good.


Took big pieces and made little pieces.

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Cut a few holes in the down tube.

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Inserted the little pieces into the big piece (down tube)

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Well here it is. Still have to weld up the little pieces.


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That's what I was hoping you were doing. That is a killer look.

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Thanks Maxx limited on tools so I'm keeping to to what I am able to do myself with what I got. But yet tring to be different. LOL

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Lower rail radius cut. Now to mold and shape the axle plate to better fit the radius.


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Playing with the cardboard again. Making a template to help fit the axle plates to tubing radius.


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Axle plates fitted to the radius, Drilled and tapped for the axle adjuster bolts.


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Started on the upper tube.


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Got a little more work done today at lunch.


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Can you say grinning like a opossum.


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Not nearly as creepy-lookin as any 'possum I ever seen...

Was you makin motor noises?

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