SwingerProject

Yay so I am almost done, just need to get a new carb/kit and some newish shocks. Buuut this is what I have done so far.

Bought the bike

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Sandblasted and primed it in me back yard. Paint stripper is not fun by the way, makes your mouth go numb if you inhale... not that I was trying to mind you.

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Theeeen as I didnt have enough money to get it P'coated I just used a rattle can for the main color and then used an airgun to put a clear coat on it.

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Theeeen I started to put it back together

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Also just a note for those who havent taken a part spoke tires, its not fun to put back together -.-

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Im not to sure if I want to keep the long seat in there, It's not really stable yet and I need to find a good way to support it.

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Looks good man. I want to see some close up shots of those rims, they look pretty win.

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Sweet! I love my Swinger 2 to death...

How many coats of paint and of clear? What's the finish of the grey.. mat, semi gloss?

Tuck your HTC under the tank!

Joel

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Looks sweet ass. I kinda dig the long seat. I was thinking about weather or not i should use that seat on my pinto.

Still rollin stock?... Not even a boss?

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Nice Ride!

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The grey is just an epoxy primer, The white is 2 coats of flat white primer, and then two coats of clear. Sadly I didnt take enough time to sand it super nice so there is a little bit of orange-peel texture in some spots but its really not noticeable.

Still rolln stock right now, trying to get it to run for longer then a minute, need to start adjusting and fine tuning everything >.<

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::TeenIdol:: Shon =Spokesmen= /

nice one.. not too flashy..

hints of orange as apposed to all orange..the way it should be

cheers

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