My Fully Sic Down under Grunter!

Discussion in 'Photos & Bicycle Builds' started by FullySicAussieAussyAussy!, May 16, 2007.

  1. gone_fishin

    gone_fishin Guest

    that's a sweet MTB even w/o an engine...& the kit sure did fit in really nicely, eh?

    i like it. guess that makes me sic, too 8)
  2. Thanks augidog :smile:

    The term "Fully Sic" has been adopted by Italian and Lebanese 3rd generation Australians to describe there custom cars.

    I think it's funny to describe customs this way. Remember that you have to use an acsent when using this term. :grin:
  3. Chopper

    Chopper Guest

    I like it, very 'slim' design.

    Wanna race for pinks? ;)
  4. LOL

    ready and waiting :smile:

    the suburb of Alexandria has some very long and flat roads which are mostly quiet of traffic

    Hope ta see ya soon bro
  5. Chopper

    Chopper Guest

    I'm out at Toongabbie, maybe we need to find somewhere in the middle..... If I come up with anything I'll post it in the 'Let's Ride' section.
  6. locoWelder

    locoWelder Guest

    Love it bro,looks great 8)
  7. Much appreciated bro

    Cheers LocoWelder

    I've read some of your input to other topics in this forum and you sound like you know your s--t (mechanical tech stuff)

    My old grandpa was a welder/boilermaker; he always impressed me with his ability to make and repair almost anything
    Gotta get into a welding course one of these days

    All the best, mate 8)
  8. 1cc

    1cc Guest

    Wondering if you had the same problems that I had, as I have the same bike. I had trouble with the exhaust pipe touching the frame & had to bend it to fit, also had to re- position the engine to get the air filter to fit.
    Looks like you have changed your wheels also, mine were crap as my first ride I badly buckled the rear wheel. What wheels are you using. My wheels were black. Youve done a good job with yours
  9. Cheers 1cc

    Yeh, i did have the same problem with the exhaust touching the frame.

    I also had to bend my exhaust just a fraction so it sits about 8mm from the frame.
    Another worry was the gear cable touching the exhaust, i wasn't sure what the heat would do to the cable so i pulled the cable closer to the frame using a ring clip and a small steel tube.

    My new rims are just a cheap pair (steel i think), i also had a buckle on the back wheel but it was from a car driver too busy looking at my bike while we were stopped at an intersection. He stalled his car and being too close behind me to my wheel he made it go 45 degrees, :x but i suspected the rims (black) were crap anyway, sort of saved the rest of the bike from damage by bending so well :evil:

    The carby air filter was touching the frame too, but some cutting and swearing alot at it did the trick.
    Thinking of modifying the carb filter to one of those little ones i have seen on some American engines.
    BTW: We have gotta get an Aust chapter of happening eh!
    Thanks for the compliments everybody :grin:
  10. HackJob

    HackJob Guest

    that's sick bro.

    im in Beaconsfield and ride thru Alexandria daily so will look out for ya.


  11. Hey HackJob!
    Thanks mate, she is a good ride.

    You guys wanna get a ride going to some pubs somewhere on a Sunday?

    Need to get Chopper (Toongabbie) there to, plus anyone else who wants to come (1cc).

    Any good ideas/ feedback will be good so I can get a date locked in with everyones calender.
  12. bamabikeguy

    bamabikeguy Active Member

    ALLRIGHT, that's what I'm talking about.

    I'll put a FIVE spot on the Chopper. :cool:
  13. SlicerDicer

    SlicerDicer Guest

    :D :D

    Thats not me but I do read the oil drum daily quite interesting. The motored bikes are spreading! RUN!!! :evil: :evil:

    Although I am betting that was me from the other day that posted the link :lol:

    I talk about it on there a bit as they are always talking about fuel conservation.

    Offtopic sorta kinda but cool none the less :grin:
  14. azbill

    azbill Active Member

    way to represent slicer !!! :D :D :D
  15. locoWelder

    locoWelder Guest

    W T G !!!! get the word out there !