puma stretch project

Discussion in 'Photos & Bicycle Builds' started by tacoshell4, Apr 27, 2010.

  1. tacoshell4

    tacoshell4 Member

    this is what i started with and the seat tube was hacked out first
    http://i755.photobucket.com/albums/xx197/tacoshell3/P1012008-1.jpg
    then i cut out the rear top tubes and made it a whole new shape so i could fit the motor as far back and low as possible
    http://i755.photobucket.com/albums/xx197/tacoshell3/P1012013.jpg
    http://i755.photobucket.com/albums/xx197/tacoshell3/P1012011.jpg
    http://i755.photobucket.com/albums/xx197/tacoshell3/P1012009.jpg
    then rewelded my rear end and made motor mount
    http://i755.photobucket.com/albums/xx197/tacoshell3/P1012027.jpg
    http://i755.photobucket.com/albums/xx197/tacoshell3/P1012026.jpg
    was able to complete one gas tank half today the other half will be tomorrow
    http://i755.photobucket.com/albums/xx197/tacoshell3/P1012034.jpg
    http://i755.photobucket.com/albums/xx197/tacoshell3/P1012036.jpg
    I still have to change the frt end weld in the fuel bung and petcock bung and build the pipe and button it up after a fesh coat of metalic white
     

  2. Wheres my dog

    Wheres my dog Banned

    Mister Taco...

    Very nice bike, very nice work, and VERY nice welding skills you have there!!!!
     
  3. tacoshell4

    tacoshell4 Member

    thank you!!! hoping to pull a marathon for the rest of the weeek thats why im heading to work now to get it out of the way
     
  4. azbill

    azbill Active Member

    cool looking stretch there Taco :)
    always good to see a custom design ;)
     
  5. vegaspaddy

    vegaspaddy Member

    nice work taco i commend your skills... now if only i lived next door to one of you guys...

    have fun building.... VP
     
  6. tacoshell4

    tacoshell4 Member

  7. ncaos

    ncaos Member

    very good
     
  8. skipsmith

    skipsmith New Member

    Wow

    Dude......this looks fantastic!! Be sure and post more photos:idea:
     
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