26" Muscle/cruiser build from the new guy is FINISHED!!

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My build is complete and I am super stoked with how it turned out! It started as a worthless 80s Murray Westport and now has a nice race bike look and feel. It rides well and is more comfortable than it looks but not something for long rides as the seat is low. Now, onto some pics.
Before:
Sad and broken after a failed attempt at a lay back seat-post made from old handlebars.
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After a couple months, a few hundred dollars, and lots of time here it is:
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The vertical is OEC for Old English Cycles! My last name is English
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My inspiration comparison!
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Last but not least, another OEC decal
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So there you have it! Let me know what you think!
 

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Wow! This bike is one of a kind. Some very unique details and composition. The black and cream is such a classic color combo, but the bars, fork, holes...very modern. And it all just works together! Welcome to the Finished-line!
 
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Well for being the "new guy" , you sure did build a very cool looking bike , hope to see more of your work when your the old guy because your building awesome bikes , nice job and welcome to the finish line :41:
 
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Wow! This bike is one of a kind. Some very unique details and composition. The black and cream is such a classic color combo, but the bars, fork, holes...very modern. And it all just works together! Welcome to the Finished-line!
Thank you very much! I sweat all the details so thats where I take the most time. I was worried about how the forks would jive with the curvy frame but it turned out ok
 
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Man that looks fast just sitting there. Love the cream/black color combo (and the red on the inner fender and chain guard adds just enough "gotcha factor"). Beautiful work all around! :41:
 

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