Re: Motobecane tank repair

Gen Xer /
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> Gen Xer wrote:

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> Weld it, man. JB stuff is okay for non-critical stuff, but this ain't

> it. Check in the bottom of the tank really well. I use a Hobo Freight

> telescopic camera to scope it out inside, especially on Mobys. If there

> is bad rust or pitting at the bottom, maybe have your welder put some

> bracing around the bottom too where the tank ends. I've seen some nice

> external plates welded onto frames that blend in nicely with the lines

> of the frame, alternative to a bolt-on cross bar.

Eric W. Posted the pic I attached in a FB forum-- superb example of a frame that has been beefed up the right way.

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  Motobecane tank repairTopic by: Kevin Hurt Kevin Hurt 07/08/22 09:09PM
  Re: Motobecane tank repairRe: pat splat pat splat 07/08/22 09:25PM
  Re: Motobecane tank repairRe: Kevin Hurt Kevin Hurt 07/08/22 10:46PM
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  Re: Motobecane tank repairRe: Kevin Hurt Kevin Hurt 07/08/22 11:56PM
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  Re: Motobecane tank repairRe: Kevin Hurt Kevin Hurt 07/09/22 12:06AM
  Re: Motobecane tank repairRe: Moped Lar Moped Lar 07/09/22 03:08AM
  Re: Motobecane tank repairRe: Gen Xer Gen Xer 07/09/22 06:56AM
  Re: Motobecane tank repairRe: Gen Xer Gen Xer 07/09/22 07:07AM
  Re: Motobecane tank repairRe: Kevin Hurt Kevin Hurt 07/09/22 10:13AM
  Re: Motobecane tank repairRe: Dirty30 Dillon Dirty30 Dillon 07/16/22 11:27PM
  Re: Motobecane tank repairRe: pat splat pat splat 07/09/22 02:47PM
  Re: Motobecane tank repairRe: Kevin Hurt Kevin Hurt 07/16/22 09:58PM
  Re: Motobecane tank repairRe: Totally normal JBOT Totally normal JBOT 07/19/22 03:17PM
  Re: Motobecane tank repairRe: Kevin Hurt Kevin Hurt 07/19/22 04:08PM
  Re: Motobecane tank repairRe: Totally normal JBOT Totally normal JBOT 07/20/22 12:01AM
  Re: Motobecane tank repairRe: pat splat pat splat 07/20/22 01:44PM
  Re: Motobecane tank repairRe: b to the eff b to the eff 07/17/22 12:06PM
  Re: Motobecane tank repairRe: pat splat pat splat 07/17/22 04:07PM
  Re: Motobecane tank repairRe: Kevin Hurt Kevin Hurt 07/17/22 05:53PM
  Re: Motobecane tank repairRe: pat splat pat splat 07/17/22 08:59PM
  Re: Motobecane tank repairRe: Randaddy A. Randaddy A. 07/17/22 08:44PM
  Re: Motobecane tank repairRe: Kevin Hurt Kevin Hurt 07/17/22 09:57PM
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  Re: Motobecane tank repairRe: Kevin Hurt Kevin Hurt 07/17/22 09:47PM
  Re: Motobecane tank repairRe: pat splat pat splat 07/18/22 12:24PM
  Re: Motobecane tank repairRe: Kelikaku קוטין Kelikaku קוטין 07/19/22 11:28AM
  Re: Motobecane tank repairRe: Dickie Gila Dickie Gila 07/19/22 11:12AM
  Re: Motobecane tank repairRe: b to the eff b to the eff 07/19/22 12:22PM
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  Re: Motobecane tank repairRe: Kevin Hurt Kevin Hurt 07/19/22 04:59PM
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  Re: Motobecane tank repairRe: Kelikaku קוטין Kelikaku קוטין 07/20/22 07:53AM
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  Re: Motobecane tank repairRe: Totally normal JBOT Totally normal JBOT 07/21/22 07:48PM
  Re: Motobecane tank repairRe: Douglas Mackinnon Douglas Mackinnon 07/21/22 09:07PM
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  Re: Motobecane tank repairRe: operator error 696 420 operator error 696 420 07/23/22 04:36PM
  Re: Motobecane tank repairRe: Douglas Mackinnon Douglas Mackinnon 07/21/22 10:27PM
  Re: Motobecane tank repairRe: Saabsonettguy . Saabsonettguy . 07/21/22 09:11PM
  Re: Motobecane tank repairRe: b to the eff b to the eff 07/21/22 11:17PM
  Re: Motobecane tank repairRe: Douglas Mackinnon Douglas Mackinnon 07/21/22 11:57PM
  Re: Motobecane tank repairRe: Kelikaku קוטין Kelikaku קוטין 07/22/22 05:54PM
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  Re: Motobecane tank repairRe: b to the eff b to the eff 07/22/22 08:49AM
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  Re: Motobecane tank repairRe: Jay Rivett Jay Rivett 07/22/22 10:21AM
  Re: Motobecane tank repairRe: Totally normal JBOT Totally normal JBOT 07/22/22 11:21PM
  Re: Motobecane tank repairRe: Saabsonettguy . Saabsonettguy . 07/23/22 08:49PM
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  Re: Motobecane tank repairRe: Kevin Hurt Kevin Hurt 07/25/22 11:43PM
  Re: Motobecane tank repairRe: Totally normal JBOT Totally normal JBOT 07/26/22 08:04PM
  Re: Motobecane tank repairRe: operator error 696 420 operator error 696 420 07/26/22 09:25PM
  Re: Motobecane tank repairRe: Kevin Hurt Kevin Hurt 07/27/22 01:26AM
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  Re: Motobecane tank repairRe: Kelikaku קוטין Kelikaku קוטין 07/29/22 02:02PM
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