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New project.....Boy meets scooter!!

srdavo

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I want to graft this scooter powerplant into this 20" bike frame. (this is for my buddy's son.)
My plan is to use the tail section of the scooter. then I won't have any chain alignment issues & I can still use the disc brake.
also, I want to use a 16" bicycle wheel on the front.

any ideas from my fellow gearheads?

 


srdavo

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the frame is done. I need to route the cables & wiring, attach the seat and the deck. Might even give it a coat of paint :D


 

azbill

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at least when you wipe out on it, you don't have far to fall
:LOL: :p :LOL:
 

iRide Customs

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That thing is way cool. There was a guy who lived in a town close by that used to sell bikes he modified in that way.

Dan
 
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Dockspa1

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That is awsome Dave. Was that a 49cc motor? Will be curious about overall speed. What ever you do, don't hit any big chuck holes or you will be bottomed out! :)
Doc
 

srdavo

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thanks for the kind words.....
and kronic...you're not funny :p :LOL:


I gave this blue scooter to my buddy last year. I think it's a 43cc??
It would pull me a whopping 18 mph. My buddy's son might weigh 60 lbs, soaking wet, so he flies on it.
The funny thing about it is.... he brought it to me a couple weeks ago to work on the carb!! :LOL:
 
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gone_fishin

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where the heck were you when i was a kid? he looks like he's in 2-wheel heaven :D
 

srdavo

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I was right there with ya, brother....wishin I had a mini-bike!!
 

spunout

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thats great! 2cool 8) 8) looks like the boy is having the time of his life :) :) hey, whatever it takes to put a smile on their face :D
 
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