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    Im sorry for the inconveinience but my paypal...

    Im sorry for the inconveinience but my paypal account was deactivated for some unknown reason and its going to take ages for me to get it going again, especially because im moving. So just take it...
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    Re: Article: Bicycle parts available

    Hey,
    i was just wondering how many freewheel adapters are in stock? And if so I was wondering if one could be put aside for me until tomorrow night?
    thanks
    Chopper King
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    Re: Gladiator Build from beggining

    All these uploads are probably becoming a pest! but theres not many left!

    So here i have the modified goose neck which you all know how its made so i wont go into detail!
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    Re: Gladiator Build from beggining

    Me again!
    thought id just post a few quick pictures of the completed frame!

    http://s9.postimg.org/y4uffxi7j/1608428_798393703511126_1321893676_n.jpg...
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    Re: Gladiator Build from beggining

    Hello All!
    ive been on holidays and working but ive still been chipping away at my gladiator! thought id post a few pictures of the seat that i made at home over the weekend for just $30 !

    so the...
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    Re: Belt Drive and Springer Fork

    hello moteurhead!
    this an absolutely fantastic build man! one of the best choppers ive seen! i love the cool "fake fuel tank" and i was wondering what you made the tank out of? (including the type...
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    Re: Gladiator Build Thread

    hello to you both!
    goodluck on both of your builds! i too took on the gladiator as my first build and gee what fun it is! i am only young but if you have any questions or are stuck on anything ill...
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    Re: Gladiator Build from beggining

    Hi edspedalcars,
    Thanks a lot. I was comparing it to Brads chopper or h.Simpson's chopper which seem a little bit shorter and stubbier but its too late to change now ! I like the look of my chopper...
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    Re: Gladiator Build from beggining

    Hello all, got a lot of progress done two nights ago, put in around 6 hours and was set to have the frame done tonight but i found out that i was out of welding wire! thought i had some in the...
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    Re: Gladiator Build from beggining

    And finally i have a rolling frame !! it has taken around 60 hours of work to get to this stage (mind you around 10 hours of sanding my rims) but all the hard work is definitely worth it !! i love...
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    Re: Gladiator Build from beggining

    Forgot one post!
    before i finished my rear wheels i did my front suspension which took a while to clean up and find the right springs !
    chopper King...
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    Re: Gladiator Build from beggining

    hello again,
    okay so i have had to do a bit of waiting for the paint on my wheels and hubs as the paint shop was over an hours drive away but it was well worth it ! the pictures are pretty self...
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    Re: Gladiator Build from beggining

    hello everyone.
    here is a few images of the front suspension half completed, the images are not that clear i know as my camera was flat when i took these photos but you can still see whats going on...
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    Re: Gladiator Build from beggining

    Hello everyone
    It has been a while since i have posted anything in this thread and that's because i have been busy on holidays and some other commitments! anyway ever since i have been working on a...
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    Re: Tubes???

    i have just realised something, so i need to ask a question, okay so i have taken my gladiator wheel (i onlly took one to get sizing, which were originally tubeless) and my custom rim (all spoked up)...
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    Re: Brad ! Help!.... I am cornfuzed

    Thanks heaps! now i don't see why i didn't think of using something so simple to get my flanges straight ! i feel like an ***** ! im only 15 luckily so im still learning the ways and hopefully have...
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    Re: Brad ! Help!.... I am cornfuzed

    Hello all,
    just a tip to anyone who has not welded their washes onto the metal rod for the wheels, When i was at this stage i didn't realise how important it was to get those washers dead straight,...
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    Re: Need help with spokes !!!!!!!!!

    Thanks again ticktock!
    See I'm not expecting to go extremely fast, maybe 15-20 km/h absolute tops, I was going to make it a bike that could pick up some speed and even maybe add a motor, but it all...
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    Re: Need help with spokes !!!!!!!!!

    I've spent a few days in the shed and hours on this one rim, and I can't get the wobble out of it! I'll get it down to 2 or maybe 3mm bounce (up and down movement) and then that causes about 4 or 5mm...
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    Re: Need help with spokes !!!!!!!!!

    A quick question I have too is how do I get the wobble out of the rims ? I have them on a homemade truing stand and I can see the wobble, on my first rim I undid all of them and did them up to a...
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    Re: Need help with spokes !!!!!!!!!

    I have finally figured out what the problem was ! It really was basic, as I put the the first amount of spokes in, it says to put them in every second hole to start off, instead of this, I put them...
  22. Hello brad, I have a few questions about buying...

    Hello brad, I have a few questions about buying some parts, am I able to pay for them in any way other than PayPal ? (Bank deposit would be ideal for me)

    and because I am from Australia, do you...
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    what do you think the estimated price of a bottom bracket will be ? plus postage
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    Re: Cost to build tadpole trike

    I am building the Gladiator Trike, not the tadpole, but what I have learnt is that even if you want to make a cheap and nasty trike, sometimes you can spend more time and money making the donor parts...
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    Re: Need help with spokes !!!!!!!!!

    I think the problem is that when I put the initial 14 spokes in I didn't turn the hub enough, early enough, so I am going to try put 4 spokes in, turn the hub so that they are pulling tight, then...
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