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60s Columbia Fire arrow resto

Discussion in 'BUILDS' started by Bugdout, Oct 1, 2011.

  1. Bugdout

    Bugdout

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    Hey everyone I'm new here and just got this bike for free. And am almost done cleaning it up and painting it. I'll post some pics in order of the progress so far . I still need fenders and a chain guard I may also change a few things down the road....[​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
     
  2. Bugdout

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  3. Bugdout

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    Ok still waiting on fenders and gotta find a cool looking Chain guard but here's whatbi have so far [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
     
  4. Fireproof

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    Hey Bugdout, hello and welcome to RatrodBikes! :)
    Cool bike . . . nice job on yer build!
    I’m sorry though to point out one big problem . . . as soon as you ride it past the neighbor, they will want it back! Lol!
     
  5. Bugdout

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    Haha thanks yeah he might. He had a really nice road master that He repainted and it had a springer fork. He was selling that one but I'm more interested in a project. That one was almost perfect with all the original chrome. I wanna build a fat tire bike next with a tank and a springer fork .
     
  6. Markm

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    SWEET!!
     
  7. OUTLAW

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    that is a nice lookin bike.

    Outlaw 8)
     
  8. Bugdout

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    thanks guys got fenders today ... Gotta find a chain guard and a smaller sprocket [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
     
  9. SCHWINNRAY69

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    Great transformation! :D That is the coolest frame ever :mrgreen:
     
  10. Bugdout

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    [​IMG]got this chain guard from a member. I know it's not the correct one but I dig it kinda looks out of place but ...
     
  11. Unchained

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    That's super cool! I love the baby blue & creme color scheme.

    And I hope this makes your day: I think I have the perfect chainguard for you. I'll send you some pictures tomorrow.
     
  12. Bugdout

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    Ok I wasn't happy with the paint on the tank so I repainted it also the the front arrowhead thing was busted(plastic) so I made one out of alum today before...[​IMG]

    After....[​IMG][​IMG]
     
  13. KickBackCycles

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    kingfish254 CHECK OUT MY SALE THREAD FOR COOL STUFF! Pro Member

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    Bump to the top to help out a fresh find.
     
  15. coprod220

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    That thing looks sweet! Love those style of frames.
     

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