SpaceLiner: DevilWing

Discussion in 'BUILD OFF 3 FINISHED BIKES' started by JoeyMac, Aug 31, 2008.

  1. JoeyMac

    JoeyMac

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    build info:
    -Mid-60's Sears SpaceLiner frame, sprocket and sprocket cap
    -unknown NOS tank
    -JC Higgins truss rods
    -Schwinn Varsity stem
    -repop moon bars, trimmed 5" and flipped.
    -prewar(?) Roadmaster chainguard
    -NOS excel pedals
    -Brooks B66 saddle with homemade bent seat post
    -repop 2.125 wheels and red tires.
    -NOS head/tail light, hub shiners
    -custom headbadge fabbed by North Country V&C Bicycles (sabotagecreations)

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    The build thread: viewtopic.php?f=24&t=7505&st=0&sk=t&sd=a

    It has been a blast to be a part of this build off. There are so many awesome bikes, and I am honored to have mine included among them. Thanks again for the feedback and support along the way! Cheers! :D
     
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  2. necessaryevil

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    I absolutely love the puddle picture. The bike turned out beautiful,great job man!
     
  3. CYRUS

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    THAT IS ONE OF THE SHARPEST BIKES I'VE SEEN YET, GORGEOUS, AND I AINT A CHROME GUY, BUT .... THATS SWEEEEEET ! ! !
     
  4. KOTA

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    I've said it before, Joey. YOU are the Spaceliner KING!
     
  5. Tosa2112

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    Awesome!!!
     
  6. xddorox

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    Wow :shock: I just want to eat that thing... I don't know...or maybe have it sit in my living room and just gawk at it for hours. Amazing photography as well Joey, did you wake up real early? Awesome result. :D
     
  7. Rat Rod

    Rat Rod Owner & Founder Head Honcho Moderator

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    Not only is the bike incredible...the photography is top notch.

    Love the red and chrome...and the stars...so cool!
     
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  8. JoeyMac

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    just a few more pics from this morning's ride... I was too tired to upload all of them earlier.

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    Yes, I am awake this early, but it's because I hadn't gone to bed yet from the night before.

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  9. mastershake916

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    Clean bike, I like it, they really should make a red brooks. :D
     
  10. JoeyMac

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    they make a "honey" color but it's more orange/tan. And also brand new over 100 bucks. I'll stick with my dark brown $30 brooks. :)
     
  11. BrigmasterA

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    From one "Liner pilot to another nice work man. Nice work.
     
  12. JoeyMac

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    Thanks man, you too. We should get a space mission going, all the SpaceLiners flying together :D
     
  13. Hooch

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    that is such a stunning bike ! awesome job!
     

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