Spyder or Rail?

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I was planning on entering my '69 Sears Spyder 24" 5-speed. Whitefiretiger is doing a Spyder mod, which is cool, but now I see that Ichoptop is entering in with his Class 1 24" Spyder. I'm thinking maybe that's not enough variety?

I just recently got a 20" Huffy "The Judge 5" (Rail) that I rescued from a barn in New York. I enter that instead. I'm going to restore both eventually, but only enter one.

So... opinions?
 

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To help form your opinion, here are pictures of each.

Here's the Spyder
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And here's the Rail

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As much as I love the spyder the rail is just awesome.

Plus then we would have a spyder and spyder mod
As well as a rail and rail mod
 

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Do you have enough parts and time for the Rail? It looks like it will require more work than the Spyder...

Luke.
I have to get parts for them both. And both require a lot of chrome reconditioning. I would say the Rail will probably require a little more work, but we do have almost 4 months.
 
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I like the Spyder. I'm just partial to that style frame. But, the Rail is very cool also.
 
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chop them both in half and pick your favorite front and you favorite rear then weld them together.

Haha I was thinking that too...Spyrail?

My real vote is Rail though, I like the long frame better, and if other people are doing Sypders it will be something different.
 

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