Goodness no, this isn’t the CABE, not that there’s anything wrong with the CABE (dig the place - furyus on there, too). Not trying to be uptight about origin at all. I knew this bike wasn’t 100% original when I purchased it, and my goal here is just to document what is and what isn’t, as best as I can tell. Like I wrote in my first post, this is more of a preservation than a “build,” so I guess the story is about what I’m finding along the way. Plus it makes up for not being able to build much.Remember @furyus , this is Rat Rod Bikes; not the CABE So we are a lot more lenient as to how close the bike is to 'original' or even how close it needs to be. Granted, Class 1 is the category for 'restoration or refreshing' a bike to at least a close facsimile to 'original'. But don't let your originality get lost in the origin of the bike itself.
the point or place where something begins, arises, or is derived.
- the ability to think independently and creatively.
"a writer of great originality"
- the quality of being novel or unusual.
I took my best shot at originality a build-off or three ago with deterioRat:
New title for OddJob! Your Leniency!