1923 Iver Truss

Discussion in 'Project Rides' started by ivrjhnsn, Feb 19, 2016.

  1. #21 Posted Jul 16, 2016

    Cruisin' on my Bluebird

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    Those colors are nice. It's going to be really good looking when it's done.
     
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  2. #22 Posted Aug 12, 2016

    I live for the CABE

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    Back at her fenders. Lead paint melting away....sloowwwly. I prefer to chemically strip old paint to reveal what the part looked like when it was made. Not to mention, lead paint is dangerous if licked.

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  3. #23 Posted Nov 28, 2016

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    Okay, time for a little progress update. Picking away,(3 months later) I finally have the fenders "nude". Final clean, and off to paint we go.

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  4. #24 Posted Nov 30, 2016

    Finally riding a big boys bike

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    This is looking so nice. Taking your time and doing it right!
     
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  5. #25 Posted Dec 8, 2016

    Cruisin' on my Bluebird

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    Awesome bike! I love IJ's. Congratulations, good job.
     
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  6. #26 Posted Dec 16, 2016

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    YAY!! All primed up and no where to go ... Hopefully painted next week.

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  7. #27 Posted Dec 26, 2016

    Finally riding a big boys bike

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    It's amazing :D
     
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  8. #28 Posted Dec 27, 2016

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    Oh yeah . Got paint ! Anyone getting ready to buy it yet?
    I'm thinking nickel plated fender braces.

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  9. #29 Posted Dec 27, 2016

    I live for the CABE

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    We meet at last......fenders to frame.
    And what,, no interest in owning her? Too ugly?:rolleyes:

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  10. #30 Posted Dec 28, 2016

    Cruisin' on my Bluebird

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    How do you get anything done without drooling on everything?
     
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  11. #31 Posted Dec 29, 2016

    Wore out three sets of tires already!

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    That's beautiful, truly. It's guys like you that can inspire the rest of us to follow the many steps that it takes to resurrect something so well.
    No offense please, but all those risqué girlie peep shots we saw were of a man's bike. I thought only the drop loops were considered "she."
    Wonderful post, thanks for all the detail.
     
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  12. #32 Posted Dec 29, 2016

    I'm the Wiz, and nobody beats me!

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    Keep up the awesome work!
     
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  13. #33 Posted Dec 29, 2016

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    beautiful, that would be a shame to box and ship that work!!!
     
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  14. #34 Posted Jan 3, 2017

    Finally riding a big boys bike

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    You have done amazing work! I am not sure I could sell it after making it that beautiful. BTW I love the color combo.
     
  15. #35 Posted Jan 4, 2017

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    Thank you for all the kind comments. As some of you know,,I don't usually sell anything Iver Johnson. It will be tough to let this one go, but I do have a prospective buyer for this bike. My eyes are set on a bigger prize.
     
  16. #36 Posted Jan 28, 2017

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    Update time,, Well my original intent was to sell what you've seen, as is, but it's gonna end up with some more nickel parts on it.

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  17. #37 Posted Feb 23, 2017

    Cruisin' on my Bluebird

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    Finish it. You can always get more dough for a complete bike that for a half-baked project. It's looking outstanding already. Great Job!!!
     
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  18. #38 Posted Aug 8, 2017

    Look Ma, No Hands!

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    Wow !!!! Beautiful..... Did you ever finish or sell this build ?
     
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  19. #39 Posted Dec 15, 2017

    Look Ma, No Hands!

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    Beautiful build!!!!!!
     
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  20. #40 Posted Feb 27, 2018

    Cruisin' on my Bluebird

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    Any updates on this??? This is beyond killer!