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mullemeck 09-27-2011 03:37 PM

my low budget buildt
 
i thought it was time for a new projekt. It Will be on a tiny budget and i don't know if its gonna be so cool But i hope you all Will enjoy reading.

So this is when it beginns. Bought a 883 from 87 for cheap money and started take it down... Pice by pice

http://oi55.tinypic.com/2hzraf5.jpg

http://oi52.tinypic.com/1in23r.jpg

Not mutch to se yet but hold on. It Can only be better. Will update as orten i can.

mullemeck 09-27-2011 03:39 PM

So this is one of the things that i'm building for my bike. I's my own springer wannabe front End with a stock rear shock. I have already started a bit

Here is the length compared with a stock harley leg
http://oi51.tinypic.com/a3hyx1.jpg

And with the rear shock
http://oi52.tinypic.com/16291y.jpg

mullemeck 09-27-2011 03:41 PM

todays work was the upper mount for the shock. Perhaps not the most beatuful pice of work but it Will work for me

http://oi54.tinypic.com/2mrb5fd.jpg

Not the nicest welds either
http://oi51.tinypic.com/6pt8qg.jpg

mullemeck 09-27-2011 03:44 PM

Ooh, i'm from Sweden by the way.... So if my Language or spelling is bad because of that :-)

Spade115 09-27-2011 09:55 PM

Very cool man very cool. Dont toss that fly screen really like those :D Welcome to the forum :D

mullemeck 09-28-2011 02:31 PM

Beacause of my fake springer construction i need a upper linkage to hold the front legs in line. So i started make some pices for that.

http://oi54.tinypic.com/rm76vs.jpg

mullemeck 09-28-2011 02:32 PM

Started a oiltank production to

http://oi55.tinypic.com/2qwfo9j.jpg

Spade115 09-28-2011 02:51 PM

Very cool man :D

mullemeck 09-28-2011 02:57 PM

I Can't wait to get the frame free from all shit and start reconstruct the bike as i want it. I sure hope i Can get my front end to work god

mullemeck 09-29-2011 06:19 AM

I started my day with bending the front legs so i can do a lower shock mount in the center. Just need to cut them in right length.

The consentration level is high in my bald head
http://oi55.tinypic.com/6hnf3q.jpg

And then.... Hell yeah
http://oi52.tinypic.com/rt037m.jpg

Im saticfyed with the bends.... Sorry for the mess in my workshop. Just moved to this place recently and trying to get it good

mullemeck 09-29-2011 12:20 PM

Have done the lower mount. Just need to grind it to the right shape and weld it to the front legs. Then i finaly Can see where this will look like

http://oi52.tinypic.com/2z7mxqs.jpg

Spade115 09-29-2011 12:23 PM

this is awesome man :eek: very cool

ImageOne 09-29-2011 02:44 PM

i dont understand this fake springer... how does the front leg attach @ the axle??? and why not just make a functional/conventional springer?? its the same amount of work....

mullemeck 09-29-2011 03:32 PM

Hmm, i don't know if i follow you... But i hope you Will see how it should work.


And now for the reasons... 1. I don't like to do conventional stuff that you Can buy in a store. Everyone Can buy shiny parts and put it together to a Bling-bling chopper... 2. This is as the title says a project build on a low budget to show that you Can build cool bikes for cheap money

This is my old sportster.... Not the bike you see in every corner either
http://oi54.tinypic.com/2vkxoat.jpg

ImageOne 09-30-2011 07:20 AM

i get the whole budget thing... (look at my build right below yours)

how are you attaching the front leg at the axle/pivot point?

is the shock going to do anything? if so how is this a 'fake' springer? seems that you are building more of a girder than anything else.

...not ripping on ya, just tryin to figure out what you have going on.


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