Looking forward to see it in it's final 'present-ation'!
That happens on those mixed metals quite frequently. The aluminum oxidizes and if the corrosion builds up enough, can almost lock those pieces...
I like the new shoes!
Your attention to detail is right on! This is coming together nicely.
Do you have a photo of the old brake that you are trying replace the cable end / adjuster barrel? I might have one, or access to one that would...
Cool reflector. I've never seen that one before.
Keep the surprises coming, George!
Agreed ^ ! Tail light fits in there perfect, SD!
And now, for the green hued headlight lens up front.... :wink1::nod::nerd:
That 'handles like a shopping cart' dialog has me rolling in the aisles! :21:
"Pick up in aisle 5, old guy ROFL"
I'd leave the crank / chain ring / mag as it is. As restodave said, it's been around for 53 yrs being ridden; not sitting on a showroom floor!...
I like your ideas, and plan.
Maybe a white spray over the primer, then the yellow? Would be more bright yellow that way.
Just brainstorming up here in 'way too cold to...
...."it's beginning to look a lot like Kristmas...."
Stellar work as usual. Is this an LSU...leopard, tribute bike? :21: Just kidding. Looks like your Tigers are roaring today already.
Sweet rim mod! Something tells me this is not going to be any 'pussycat' of a girl's bike build!
You're going to have fun with that! Really dig that 'monostay' frame in the rear. Lots of room for phat tires too!
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