Anyone planning for next year yet?

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Ok, so I know most of us, me included, are still pushing hard to get our bikes done, but my brain keeps coming up with new ideas for the next build...

I'm thinking a dragbike this time... Just tried sanding down a car tire to make a slick, the same way I have done BMX tires in the past, it worked really well, then I found some stencils online to paint the GoodYear logo on to them! Already started sketching build designs around a fat slick...

Anyone else got ideas flowing yet?

Luke.
 

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Luke, this being my first ever MBBO I had no idea what to expect. After viewing some of the entrants this year, I have a few ideas for a build next year that will probably fit everyone's parameters of a "muscle bike" more closely than my Shelby Woody did this year. I still like my build this year, don't get me wrong! Here is a frame I picked up this fall that I will use. Could use some help in identifying it if anyone has ideas...? Uses 24" wheels, and I won't be using that cool Columbia springer that came with the purchase on this build. That's going to be reserved for my BO- 11 build next summer! Here are some pics:


 
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Nice frame OJ, have you posted it in the ID forum? Pics with a serial number and you might have it ID'd by this time tomorrow.

Love the Springer on this one.
 
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I have two ideas in mind if I get in on this next year, and yes Luke one does involve the craigar ss mag I have.

But that's almost a year away, a lot of time between now and then.
 

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Nice frame OJ, have you posted it in the ID forum? Pics with a serial number and you might have it ID'd by this time tomorrow.

Love the Springer on this one.
Thanks my Shakesbeerean friend..! Okay...I've almost stopped laughing now...haha! I have such a good time when I'm around. I will check out the ID forum. Have a great Saturday! Of course, it's sunny and 50's today and tomorrow, but the BACK40 shed goes up on Tues....raining and 46, and wind...:envy:
 
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Thanks my Shakesbeerean friend..! Okay...I've almost stopped laughing now...haha! I have such a good time when I'm around. I will check out the ID forum. Have a great Saturday! Of course, it's sunny and 50's today and tomorrow, but the BACK40 shed goes up on Tues....raining and 46, and wind...:envy:
Sunny and 45° here, 70° and toasty in my garage. Puttin some black on stormtrooper
 
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Would like to enter into something but just not quite sure which build-off to go into at the moment as I have several ideas in my head as well as one that I have mocked up on the PC!!! I know for sure though, that I have been saving this piece for one of the builds



It is quite a unique fender emblem and just stuck it on the fender of the Electra with blu-tac to see how it sized up. Now just to sort out what it will be going on as well as getting my welding skills up to scratch.
 
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You have to wheel & deal a lot of bikes & parts to make it work .


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Someday I really want to build out Afterburner my X53 frame muscle bike. Maybe it will happen next year.
 

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