Manbearpig

Manbearpig

Lives in: Riverton, UT USA

Member since: 10/08/08

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Added reply in a thread So my Wife wants to build a bike... 1/16/2021 12:26 AM

She opened up her first pair of forks today and got them cleaned up pretty damn good.

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Added reply in a thread So my Wife wants to build a bike... 1/10/2021 9:13 PM

A boat load of Oem product for this old bike

Added reply in a thread So my Wife wants to build a bike... 1/10/2021 4:15 PM

It’s an amazing process for sure. Haha. I haven’t figured out how to change my username here on Vital.

Added reply in a thread So my Wife wants to build a bike... 1/10/2021 9:32 AM

Drums are ready to paint!

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Added reply in a thread So my Wife wants to build a bike... 1/10/2021 9:14 AM

Haha! Thanks man. Vapor blasting definitely makes builds so much more efficient and enjoyable. Have fun with it!

Added reply in a thread So my Wife wants to build a bike... 1/4/2021 10:33 PM

Impressed with how little wear was on the clutch baskets.

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Added reply in a thread So my Wife wants to build a bike... 1/4/2021 10:24 PM

Once it gets shipped I will post a pic

Added reply in a thread So my Wife wants to build a bike... 1/4/2021 9:02 AM

That has been very nice. Oem pistons rings bearings etc. We did find an Oem chain guide as well that needs to be fixed up as well.

Added reply in a thread So my Wife wants to build a bike... 1/4/2021 8:05 AM

Thank you very much. We just ordered a list of parts that hurt my wallet but it will turn out nice. Haha

Added reply in a thread So my Wife wants to build a bike... 1/4/2021 12:45 AM

She has the swingarm disassembled and ready for powder with the frame and bars now

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Added reply in a thread So my Wife wants to build a bike... 1/3/2021 12:38 AM

Haha. She would rather wash her hands 10 times instead of wear disposable gloves. She is having a great time and is eager to keep working on this bike.

Added reply in a thread So my Wife wants to build a bike... 1/2/2021 10:15 PM

More progress. Played with jugs and a front end tonight. The crank is froze up so she will split the cases tomorrow

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Added reply in a thread So my Wife wants to build a bike... 1/2/2021 10:10 PM

Added reply in a thread So my Wife wants to build a bike... 1/2/2021 11:33 AM

Haha. No way man. I want her to enjoy the process for her first build and see it through to the end. The vapor blaster gives her immediate satisfaction and keeps her stoked on it. If it was my shitty teenage kid I would run him through the coals on an

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Added reply in a thread So my Wife wants to build a bike... 12/30/2020 11:58 PM

I’m not sure how I pulled mine off as well. Enjoy! And thank you

Added reply in a thread So my Wife wants to build a bike... 12/30/2020 3:01 AM

You lucky bastard. Haha Beautiful wife. Congrats!

Added reply in a thread So my Wife wants to build a bike... 12/30/2020 1:52 AM

I couldn’t agree more. Thanks!

Added reply in a thread So my Wife wants to build a bike... 12/28/2020 11:24 PM

Made a little progress tonight. Off to powdercoat Frame Shock springs Handlebars Swingarm

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Added reply in a thread So my Wife wants to build a bike... 12/24/2020 9:16 PM

Thank you very much haha

Added reply in a thread So my Wife wants to build a bike... 12/23/2020 11:23 AM

Nice work! I figured it would be the perfect bike for her to start on given the simplicity of the bikes. Also her Dad raced or in 76 so it has sentimental value as well. I’m excited to see your 175 LOP bike!