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    Wildcat replied to the thread Ratty Patty.
    They have more motorcycle shops than bicycle shops here, scooters and small motorcycles are very common here. I can get a brand new...
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    Wildcat reacted to toro1978's post in the thread Ratty Patty with Like Like.
    About the seat - you have so much room with the extended rear end that a suspension seatbench would be quite doable and awesome!
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    Wildcat reacted to toro1978's post in the thread Ratty Patty with Like Like.
    Aren't the rims Felt used actually moped rims and thus probably much easier to get through a moped/scooter dealer rather than a bike...
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    Wildcat replied to the thread Ratty Patty.
    I'm waiting on Saturday to go get some parts and get some work done. I laid out the frame again, this time with wheels on to get a...
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    Wildcat replied to the thread Schwinn Fat tire attempt.
    That's right! Here's 24 x 3 on a couple of 26" bikes. The height of a 24 x 3 is very close to 26".
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    Wildcat reacted to Dr. Tankenstein's post in the thread Schwinn Fat tire attempt with Like Like.
    But the 24x3 (which I think he’s looking to run) are just shy of a 26”, right? Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
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    Wildcat replied to the thread Ratty Patty.
    I just learned how to lace up a wheel in the last few months. It's easier than I thought it would be. I should have done this years ago...
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    Wildcat reacted to toro1978's post in the thread Ratty Patty with Like Like.
    Ok, I can't lace wheels... But shouldn't the spokes on the right hub side bolt to the left rim and same on the other side? So they...
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    Wildcat reacted to theogBikenoob's post in the thread Schwinn Fat tire attempt with Like Like.
    Hey Everyone, I have a Schwinn del mar running 26 x 2.125 tires. The question, is there a way to get 3-inch tires on this bike? My main...
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    Wildcat reacted to benjie's post in the thread Schwinn Fat tire attempt with Like Like.
    Attaching image where you can see how I made extensions
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    Wildcat reacted to RustyGold's post in the thread 50s/40s Schwinn pre muscle with Like Like.
    June '58
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    Wildcat replied to the thread 50s/40s Schwinn pre muscle.
    Looks like a classic Schwinn lucky seven 36 tooth chain wheel. That's correct for a 20" Schwinn bike from 1958. I don't have a pic from...
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    Wildcat reacted to us56456712's post in the thread Spray booth with Like Like.
    It rained from 5 am to 2 pm today, humidity 95% and 65 F. A rebuild of the destroyed spray shack was required but a ceramic heater made...
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    Wildcat reacted to us56456712's post in the thread Spray booth with Like Like.
    Pearl blush on the fork.
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    When we are asked to turn in our old bikes for scrap, and then need an approved permit to buy a new bike, then I'll start to worry. In...