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Another Pedal Scraper

Postby 18htan » Sun Jan 06, 2013 10:07 pm

So just doing a mock up after widening the frame to take the 24x3" rim...

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So it's low...

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Re: Another Pedal Scraper

Postby 18htan » Sun Jan 06, 2013 10:24 pm

Just noticed my thread title mis spell... Bloody auto correct! Oh well, I am sure you get the idea.
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Re: Another Pedal Scraper

Postby Mulger bill » Mon Jan 07, 2013 11:55 am

18htan wrote:Just noticed my thread title mis spell... Bloody auto correct! Oh well, I am sure you get the idea.

I dunno what you are talking about... :wink:

"Low" is a slight understatemet methinks but what the hey, looks hawt so far 8)
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Re: Another Pedal Scraper

Postby 18htan » Mon Jan 07, 2013 12:28 pm

Thanks Bill...

Unpractical comes to mind.

Just have to find a sprocket with enough offset so the chain clears the rim.
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Re: Another Pedal Scraper

Postby Riggsbie » Tue Jan 08, 2013 12:08 pm

That is awesome.......
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Re: Another Pedal Scraper

Postby rontherigger » Sun Jan 13, 2013 7:14 am

That looks like a Wanda 1939 from Wanda Cycles in Sydney, good rides but a little high geared with the original sprockets, I like the springer front, might try that with mine
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Re: Another Pedal Scraper

Postby 18htan » Tue Feb 05, 2013 8:45 pm

Got my offset sprocket out of Germany..

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Lots of offset indeed. Hopefully the chain line won't be too bad
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Re: Another Pedal Scraper

Postby 18htan » Tue Feb 05, 2013 8:49 pm

rontherigger wrote:That looks like a Wanda 1939 from Wanda Cycles in Sydney, good rides but a little high geared with the original sprockets, I like the springer front, might try that with mine


Not a fan of those.

Not quite as streamlined.
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Re: Another Pedal Scraper

Postby Mulger bill » Tue Feb 05, 2013 9:32 pm

So how's it going? More pics yet?
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Re: Another Pedal Scraper

Postby devilishdesigner » Thu Feb 28, 2013 9:20 am

Looks great, I wonder if you could put a curved lower bar on one forward of the seat tube to increase flow and raise the pedals a little?
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Re: Another Pedal Scraper

Postby Chopper bike » Sat Mar 02, 2013 8:47 am

Looks awesome would you mind if I post your pictures on my face book page that I have created?
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Re: Another Pedal Scraper

Postby mrmorbid » Thu Mar 07, 2013 8:10 pm

It's looking awsome mate. Love the fat rims with tyres stretched over them. My trike will have 100mm x 26" rims on the rear. Those bent springer forks take some getting used to with steering too as the whel tends to lean over somewhat, and you will find that the tyre rubs a bit as you turn. This is mine with the bent springer.
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Re: Another Pedal Scraper

Postby DaSchmooze » Fri Mar 08, 2013 6:31 pm

mrmorbid wrote:It's looking awsome mate. Love the fat rims with tyres stretched over them. My trike will have 100mm x 26" rims on the rear. Those bent springer forks take some getting used to with steering too as the whel tends to lean over somewhat, and you will find that the tyre rubs a bit as you turn. This is mine with the bent springer.
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I'm loving just about everything on this bike! HOT!
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Re: Another Pedal Scraper

Postby mrmorbid » Fri Mar 15, 2013 9:37 pm

DaSchmooze wrote:
mrmorbid wrote:It's looking awsome mate. Love the fat rims with tyres stretched over them. My trike will have 100mm x 26" rims on the rear. Those bent springer forks take some getting used to with steering too as the whel tends to lean over somewhat, and you will find that the tyre rubs a bit as you turn. This is mine with the bent springer.
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Cheers mate. It rode real nice and was surprisingly comfortable. Did many 20+ Km rides on it with just the single speed coaster on the rear. Have now on sold it to another member of our group.
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