Sorry, I never took any photos during said spot repairs that came about so suddenly, frustratingly.
In other words, the paper bill or tape acts like a large "suture" providing a barrier or mending the elongated sliced-hole back to a modified state so that the bicycle can be quickly ridden...
Flat tires never come via appointment, nor do crashes.
Hence, keeping a US 1-dollar bill and some gorilla glue "black tape" in my tire repair kit for the purpose of sealing patching those nasty "gash type cuts" holes in a tire, say from rolling over shards of glass or sharp slicing torn...
I'm utilizing small "Neodymium" magnets glued unto whatever it is I want to stick where, as these type magnets are hella powerful, hence, using my all time favorite E6000 glue to mate head tube badge & magnet, etc.
I enjoy my shop fridge daily, especially the badges & bottle caps.
Nice work, I absolutely Love your DIY mentality.
Here is a decent video I'd like to share since you asked.
When I lay down stripes on a bicycle rim or tires, I utilize a stripping brush while the rim is spinning very slowing in a true stand, or fork blade stand.
Same concept here but utilizing a...
Tour De Fat Steampunk bike for Beer Bemusement.
This bicycle is wildly eclectic just like New Belgium Brewery.
If you have never attended "Tour De Fat" be sure to do so, as it is unlike any other bicycle event I have ever attended.
Thanks for sharing.
Surely this is not what you meant, however, I think it still applies.
I thoroughly enjoyed fabricating this torpedo "Cat-Eye" rear tail light for my SR71 Aviation inspired pinstripe seat.
Hella Bright Lumens!
Lots of great suggestions here, some of which I did not even realize.
For me, seeing is believing. I believe from my personal experiences at Twisted Chopper, WD40 is effective for all the newly fabricated bare metal parts sitting on the shelves waiting to be shipped. The shop applies...
These frames are gorgeous. My guess is, Julie stopped building frames due to the fact that bicycle frames couldn't sustain lease payments on a 5 axis milling machine.
These frames are so beautiful.
I have been repeatedly chastised for not going next door to check out this magnificent collection sooner than later. Little did I know, as I'm still the new kid on the block.
Ignorance is Bliss! Never have heard of Montesa BMX before, or Mattel V-Room, interesting.
Maybe someday this will be considered a classic, it is 1 of 1.
This lamp will be going into the taproom located in the Old Brewerys Union building that is currently OKC Soda Co.
I'm novice level....Art Saves Lives!
Was chilling down in the dirty on the west side of Oklahoma City and acquired this head tube badge, and BMX playbill all the while sipping some tasty suds n buds at the Local 46 Brewers Union.
Next day I came across a random bicycle...so I snapped an image of this cute 20...homie had a bunch of...