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RRBBO13 H.R.T. UPDATE,, new seating arrangement;

Discussion in 'BUILD OFF 13 BUILD JOURNALS' started by KJV, May 3, 2018.

  1. KJV

    KJV

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    Well, I am going to attempt a build, this year.; had this part of 3wheeler, sitting around for long time.
    Going to build out of,,
    parts in my stash. So: here we go, the build of.....
    H.R.T. (Hot Rod Trike) ;
    UPDATE: new seat.
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  2. yoothgeye

    yoothgeye I build stuff. Moderator

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    I'll watch, I have a trike mini-build coming soon.
     
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  3. Falstaff

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    You know I love a good trike build.
     
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  4. kingfish254

    kingfish254 CHECK OUT MY SALE THREAD FOR COOL STUFF! Pro Member

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    Cool name for a trike.
    Build that three headed dog!
     
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  5. KJV

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    Looking threw: tire stash...
    These 26x3 Kendra Flames;
    Bought, way back ; when first came out; wouldn't fit any frame....
    Since there will be no clearance issue, 20180503_132021.jpg rear of trike... why not ?
     
  6. KJV

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    Then: I wondered,, can I put these fat tires on those narrow rims?
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  7. KJV

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    Sure can...
    No problem;
    Actually, I think the narrow rims make the tires even look fatter.
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  8. KJV

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    26x2.0 on front:
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    That's my time: for now ........
     
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  9. Chad T

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    Those tires look good on those rims...should be a cool trike.
     
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  10. cjperry81

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    I love the profile of those tires on the narrow rims! Cant wait to see some updates!
     
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  11. KJV

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    Put these Forks off of a 16-inch OCC , on today. I believe we have a keeper.
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  12. KJV

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    Picked up : key ingredient, today..
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    77 pennies worth
     
  13. kingfish254

    kingfish254 CHECK OUT MY SALE THREAD FOR COOL STUFF! Pro Member

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    Great reuse of those triple trees
     
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  14. KJV

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    Was, messing with;
    Diamond plate,
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  15. OddJob

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    Diamond plate is a rat's best friend...
     
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  16. Chad T

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    Tape made to look like diamond plate is an even better one. Neat stuff!
     
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  17. Alan Griffin

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    Got me a set of those forks in my stash just waiting for the right build! Love them on your trike frame!
     
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  18. Captain Awesome

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    Love me some trike action!
     
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  19. KJV

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    Thanks, for, comments.
    Bolted together today.
    Next step: get stickers off, & rest of frame sanded.
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  20. KJV

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    Had some time this morning after the rain: took lacquer thinner to the sticker glue.
    Sanded, & hit,with a coat of primer.
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