(ORBO) Ajax finished

Discussion in 'ORBO 2016 FINISHED BIKES' started by deorman, Mar 23, 2016.

  1. deorman

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    Specs:
    Frame: 1940's Rollfast
    Drive: 44t Rollfast, 20t Bendix, 60's crank-make undetermined
    Wheels: Stamped Murray Mfg. 26"x1.75" drop center, Bendix 70 hub, Kenda Classic Knobby 26"x2.125" tires.
    Controls: 50's generic pull-back bar and grips, 60's stem-make undetermined, 70's "cage" pedals-make undetermined.
    Saddle: Heavy duty Mesinger, probably 1960's
    Lubricants: Citgo Lithoplex MP, Yamalube synthetic chain maintenance
    Rust inhibition: Meguiar's Black Wax
    Build difficulty: Easy peasy.
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    Build thread> http://www.ratrodbikes.com/forum/index.php?threads/orbo-ajax.96743/#post-965607
     
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    Additional spec-finish: All parts are original finish (or whatever remains thereof).:grin:
     
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  6. bikedudeomaha

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    very nice. love the old rollfast frames.
     
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  7. sdframe

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    Klunkily perfect!
     
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  8. OddJob

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    Klunkadillish! A classic, original finish, if-the-shoe-fits-build-it beauty! Nice work. Some things were just meant to be...this is one of them. :thumbsup:
     
  9. KJV

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    Dig-it.
     
  10. metalchewy

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    Great looking ride!! Looks at home in the forest.

    Building... riding...
     
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  11. LukeTheJoker

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    Great work! That looks period Klunker perfect!

    Luke.
     
  12. kingfish254

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    Sweet looking classic old school build.
    Just meant to be rode.
     

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