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Postby gixxerblade » Sat Jun 04, 2011 2:58 am

I thought a few of you might be interested in this site:
http://www.flashbackfab.com/index.html
He hand builds old Excelsiors, including the engine.
Great pics on his site of what a little ingenuity and access to a CNC mill can do.
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Postby prototype4 » Sun Jun 05, 2011 3:34 pm

You can't call it work! That guy is having tooooo much fun. =P~
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Postby tmpusfugit » Mon Jun 06, 2011 3:49 am

I just can't imagine why his wife left........
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Postby prototype4 » Tue Jun 07, 2011 8:57 am

tmpusfugit wrote:I just can't imagine why his wife left........

Now he can build a new one ;) !
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Postby egrant5329 » Wed Jun 08, 2011 10:11 am

That's amazing work. It would be interesting to know how many hours were involved in that project.

I'd love to have a modern version of that bike.
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Postby tmpusfugit » Wed Jun 08, 2011 10:31 am

egrant5329 wrote:That's amazing work. It would be interesting to know how many hours were involved in that project.

I'd love to have a modern version of that bike.


He spoke to over 3000 hrs in the prototype alone....
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