Port hole Higgins Custom

Discussion in 'Custom Bicycles' started by Smoopy's, Jun 13, 2017.

  1. #1 Posted Jun 13, 2017

    Finally riding a big boys bike

    Joined:
    Sep 19, 2011
    Messages:
    169
    Likes Received:
    135
    Location:
    Woodbury, United States
    jist finished this one up and though you guys might enjoy it..early port hole JC Higgins with a Felt 55mm wheelset, Nexus 3, 2.5" tires, and some cool "patina'ed" Pinstriping..rides out smooth..
    IMG_8365.JPG IMG_8366.JPG IMG_8368.JPG IMG_8370.JPG IMG_8371.JPG IMG_8375.JPG
     
  2. #2 Posted Jun 13, 2017

    Finally riding a big boys bike

    Joined:
    May 29, 2017
    Messages:
    250
    Likes Received:
    301
    Location:
    fremont california
    very cool. like those wheels.
     
    Smoopy's likes this.
  3. #3 Posted Jun 15, 2017

    Wore out three sets of tires already!

    Joined:
    May 8, 2014
    Messages:
    783
    Likes Received:
    555
    Location:
    Clarksville, TN, United States
    Pretty cool Rat Andrew!
     
    rollfaster and Smoopy's like this.
  4. #4 Posted Jun 15, 2017

    I'm the Wiz, and nobody beats me!

    Joined:
    Feb 16, 2008
    Messages:
    10,163
    Likes Received:
    3,783
    Location:
    Portland, OR 97206
    I really like this one, down to every last detail!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
     
    Smoopy's likes this.
  5. #5 Posted Jun 15, 2017

    I'm the Wiz, and nobody beats me!

    Joined:
    Nov 2, 2008
    Messages:
    10,423
    Likes Received:
    5,011
    Location:
    crown point<indiana
    What is "every" last detail ? There can only be ONE last detail .I dont think there can be "every" last detail
     
    WetDogGraphix and Boris like this.
  6. #6 Posted Jun 15, 2017

    I'm the Wiz, and nobody beats me!

    Joined:
    Feb 16, 2008
    Messages:
    10,163
    Likes Received:
    3,783
    Location:
    Portland, OR 97206
    Hate to admit it, but ya got me there. Let me rephrase that. "I like the last detail, and all the details that preceded it."
     
    Pauliemon and WetDogGraphix like this.
  7. #7 Posted Jun 15, 2017

    I'm the Wiz, and nobody beats me!

    Joined:
    Nov 2, 2008
    Messages:
    10,423
    Likes Received:
    5,011
    Location:
    crown point<indiana
    Thank you Dave.It takes a big man to admit he is wrong.You may get there yet. By the way,did you decide what the last detail is ?
     
  8. #8 Posted Jun 15, 2017

    I'm the Wiz, and nobody beats me!

    Joined:
    Feb 16, 2008
    Messages:
    10,163
    Likes Received:
    3,783
    Location:
    Portland, OR 97206
    Probably the downstroke of the 7 in the '17 after the pinstripers initials on the back fender.
     
    #8 Boris, Jun 15, 2017
    Last edited: Jun 15, 2017
    WetDogGraphix likes this.
  9. #9 Posted Jun 15, 2017

    I'm the Wiz, and nobody beats me!

    Joined:
    Nov 2, 2008
    Messages:
    10,423
    Likes Received:
    5,011
    Location:
    crown point<indiana
    Wow,I did not notice that detail ! That one sold me ! Thanks pal !
     
    WetDogGraphix likes this.
  10. #10 Posted Jun 16, 2017

    Wore out three sets of tires already!

    Joined:
    Jun 12, 2016
    Messages:
    717
    Likes Received:
    1,418
    Location:
    Eureka, CA
  11. #11 Posted Jun 16, 2017

    Finally riding a big boys bike

    Joined:
    Sep 19, 2011
    Messages:
    169
    Likes Received:
    135
    Location:
    Woodbury, United States
    Thanks man!! No, the wheelset you can get from Felt are 50mm in width
     
    #11 Smoopy's, Jun 16, 2017
    Last edited: Jun 16, 2017
  12. #12 Posted Jun 26, 2017

    Finally riding a big boys bike

    Joined:
    Sep 19, 2011
    Messages:
    169
    Likes Received:
    135
    Location:
    Woodbury, United States
    Awesome ride this past weekend..
    IMG_8555.JPG
     
  13. #13 Posted Jun 26, 2017

    Finally riding a big boys bike

    Joined:
    Feb 19, 2017
    Messages:
    200
    Likes Received:
    141
    Location:
    Front Royal, Virginia
    Very awesome looking ride! Your effort really pulled everything together!
     
    Smoopy's likes this.
  14. #14 Posted Jun 26, 2017

    I'm the Wiz, and nobody beats me!

    Joined:
    Feb 16, 2008
    Messages:
    10,163
    Likes Received:
    3,783
    Location:
    Portland, OR 97206
    Sooooooo Badass.
     
    Smoopy's likes this.
  15. #15 Posted Jun 27, 2017

    Cruisin' on my Bluebird

    Joined:
    Feb 6, 2012
    Messages:
    2,374
    Likes Received:
    1,001
    Location:
    Earth
    Holy Crap, Batman! That bike is vicious! :cool:
     
    Smoopy's likes this.
  16. #16 Posted Jun 27, 2017

    Riding a '38 Autocycle Deluxe

    Joined:
    Dec 28, 2012
    Messages:
    6,814
    Likes Received:
    5,127
    Location:
    Ol' st. Lou
  17. #17 Posted Dec 2, 2017

    Finally riding a big boys bike

    Joined:
    Sep 19, 2011
    Messages:
    169
    Likes Received:
    135
    Location:
    Woodbury, United States
    thanks so much guys for the comps
     
  18. #18 Posted Dec 4, 2017

    Finally riding a big boys bike

    Joined:
    Jan 20, 2016
    Messages:
    304
    Likes Received:
    266
    Location:
    Healdsburg, United States
    Superb..as always :)