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  1. ratcycle

    newbie recovering a seat

    This will be my first time recovering a seat and I need help. What kind of foam do I get and where can I get it? What's the difference between open and closed cell foam. I'm confused and I need help
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    Headbadges

    Schwinn spitfire-15 Spiegel air man-Sold Shipping is included.
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    Need help with id and valuation

    I have this bike, I don't know what it is, and the year. If I was to sell it how much should I ask for it? Can someone help me out please http://img11.imageshack.us/img11/2661/0312131406.jpg
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    Huffman

    http://img51.imageshack.us/img51/2600/0119131830.jpg Here is my Huffman I got from mikesbikes. The front is a 26 x 2.125 and the rear is a 26 x 2.5 maxxis hookworm. I wanted to know what your opinions of the updated version is.
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    Liberty bicycles

    I want to know who made them for Goodyear, and where I can get info on them. I have one called a featherweight and I need to know more. http://imageshack.us/photo/my-images/849/0120131412.jpg
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    cold weather

    I know someone posted this topic. But i envy anyone who lives in the south right now. I live in Wisconsin, where come Monday night is suppose to be -4 below. I work in my dads unheated, crud for insulation basement. So its miserable out. How does everyone work on bikes when it's so darn cold...
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    huffman pictures

    Currently I am re-building a 1949 huffman airflyte. I cannot get the look I am looking for. So I thought if people could share their huffman builds, I might find what I am looking for. Thanks.
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    northern tool repair stand

    I saw this on northern's tool website and wanted to know what you guys think of it or if anyone has used one in the past. http://www.northerntool.com/shop/tools/ ... pla&ci_kw={keyword}&gclid=CL_Dg8H8i7QCFao7MgodwSgAbA
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    Looking for spokes

    I wanted if the username of the guy who was selling spokes with nipples if he still is?
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    Vintage bicycle swap meet West bend, WI

    It is on Feb. 19 in west bend. http://madison.craigslist.org/bik/2823899228.html
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    wanting to build a fixie?

    I have a freewheel wheel that I want to turn into a fixie. I would like to build a suicide hub. How do I build a suicide hub and is there any other way to convert a freewheel hub? I don't want to buy anything. Can I weld the freewheel hub body to the wheel?
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    what year is it

    I wanted to know the year and model name of this bike http://s153.photobucket.com/albums/s229 ... 171c05.jpg http://s153.photobucket.com/albums/s229 ... 7d111f.jpg
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    Help me id my railegh

    I wanted to know what year this raliegh is, and how much should I sell for at garage sale. http://i153.photobucket.com/albums/s229 ... 0_4559.jpg
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    Harbor Freight drills?

    Are the drills at harbor freight any good? If so, which ones. Also are gen8, powersmiths any good? I have a black and decker that just took a dump, and I am looking for cheap alternatives.
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    Help id please

    What brand and year is this bike and where can i get parts for it. The left bb bearing holder is shot. I need a new one http://i153.photobucket.com/albums/s229 ... 0_4563.jpg
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    S-7 tire size help

    I have a red stripe bendex hub on an s-7 rim, what size tire goes on it.
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    help me I.D trike

    I wanted to know the year and who made this, what it looked it originaly, and anything else anyone can think of. http://i153.photobucket.com/albums/s229 ... le/007.jpg
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    26 x 3

    anyone tell me if a 26 x 3 would fit on 26 x 2.125 rim or show me some pics. Thx
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    26" fender on 27 1/4 fit

    Will the blue fenders from the picture fit on 27 1/4 tire bike? http://i153.photobucket.com/albums/s229 ... 0_4078.jpg
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    customer build

    Here is a bike I built for a customer, whatcha think? http://i153.photobucket.com/albums/s229 ... 3345-1.jpg