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    See this wiki page for info about Roger. Former pro bike racer in the late 1950s (doper before there were tests), spinal injury during...
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    Inside Out. Tri Diamond bmx 14 tooth freewheels The one on the right was on a kids bike. The left hand threaded cone un-threaded and...
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    rickpaulos replied to the thread weight.
    I've cut the weight of many ef Schwinns by about 9 pounds by taking off the especially heavy Schwinn steel rims, those useless Huret...
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    rickpaulos replied to the thread BMX bikes.Lets see'em!!!.
    1999 or 2000 Rhino Turn-n-Burn in pretty good shape. A fresh donation at the local bike coop. From Dynacraft. Serial starts with 00TD...
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    rickpaulos replied to the thread RBAF.
    Genuine Schwinn Approved (by Union of Germany) pedals installed and the creaking and popping is almost completely gone.
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    rickpaulos replied to the thread finished build location?.
    Or "Oh oh, @rickpaulos is already done? I can do better than that" :) I'm sure you can. Or "that isn't my idea of a rat rod. Here is...
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    rickpaulos replied to the thread RBAF.
    And I saw this at a swap meet in 2021. Looks to be a Speedster or Racer single speed with an Exerciser sprocket.
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    rickpaulos replied to the thread RBAF.
    I saw this Murray on the WWW years ago and it is a favorite photo.
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    rickpaulos replied to the thread Bikes at Sunset.
    my rrbbo 2022 entry
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    rickpaulos replied to the thread RBAF.
    Tires arrived today so a push to get it done. Turns out the rear coaster brake hub axle was bent in two places. So much so the hub...
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    Done. More or less. Where to post?
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    rickpaulos replied to the thread RBAF.
    Its kinda trashed. It has sting ray bars so I suspect it got lots of wheelies and the smashing back to earth bent the fork out. It's...
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    rickpaulos replied to the thread Bike for my son.
    Wow, on that link the OP posted, the editors choice for best bike is about as bad as kids bikes can be. It appears they did their...
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    rickpaulos replied to the thread RBAF.
    The brown seat I initially put on the bike turns out to be broken. Same Mesinger saddle that Schwinn used but it came off a Free Spirit...
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    rickpaulos replied to the thread Bikes at Sunset.
    Wendy's Corvette
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