Mmmmmm NICE FRAME


9 replies to this topic
  • XRLMAL

Posted February 22, 2008 - 01:43 PM

#1

Just got the frame back from the powder coaters... now I hope I remember where everything goes.
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  • martinfan30

Posted February 22, 2008 - 01:58 PM

#2

Looks good. I know you are in ENG., but what about did that cost?

  • butcharin

Posted February 22, 2008 - 03:42 PM

#3

Looks good. Hope to be powder coating my fame soon.:smirk:

  • husky123

Posted February 22, 2008 - 06:18 PM

#4

The motor goes somewhere in the middle.:smirk:

Looks good!

  • Krannie McKranface

Posted February 23, 2008 - 01:22 AM

#5

Pretty, but, it' made of mild steel!!! Aaargh!

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  • XRLMAL

Posted February 23, 2008 - 05:54 AM

#6

The frame was powder coated free of charge.
My wife is a buyer for a filtration company so when she sent her companies filter parts away for powder coating, somehow my frame got mixed up with them. Hmmm can't think how that could have happened

  • XRLMAL

Posted February 23, 2008 - 05:54 AM

#7

thanks for the tip Husky

  • jetfuel

Posted February 23, 2008 - 06:50 AM

#8

Looks good. Post some pics when its back together:thumbsup:

  • xrltim

Posted February 24, 2008 - 04:39 PM

#9

I know in SoCal you can get a frame powdercoated for about $100. I've had several bicycles and a few moto frames done.

  • XRLMAL

Posted February 27, 2008 - 01:00 PM

#10

The frame had to be shot blasted quite a bit first as the previous owner had decided to hand paint the bike in black hammerite. I plugged the oil holes with a film of grease then bunged them up with silicon and then finaly taped all round the thread with masking tape. When I got it back the taped peeled off easy and the silicon pulled out in a complete plug. I can't see anyway that any bits got in there during the process but just to be sure I will run some oil though it a few times





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