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May 29, 2014
by jon
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First ride….

After a bit of a late night¬† she rolls. Just in time to go to a design show tonight to test some GoodShot ‘precovery’ drink. Just got to keep it clean all day! Fingers crossed for a dry day.

May 27, 2014
by jon
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Powder Coat Close ups

A few more detailed close ups of the frames powder coat.   ¬†           The red frame was basically just cleaned. No filing fillets. It was a bit of an experiement to see how good (or … Continue reading

May 26, 2014
by jon
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Nice Powder

Well after much faffing I finally got these two down to the powder coaters (at Armourtex in Hackney). It made a pretty cautious trip as the frame was wider the bars so filtering was an act of faith – remember … Continue reading

May 12, 2014
by jon
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New Tools

Most important tool in the workshop primed and ready for action. As soon as that’s finished, i’ll move on to finishing frame number one to get it ready for the powder coaters:-)

May 8, 2014
by jon
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Frame number 2

Mountain bike frame for my son. Curvy chain and seat stays. Some nice Ritchey dropouts. It will be disk only and it’s pretty small. New attachment for the jig to hold the chain stays parallel which seemed to help.