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#1 2015-11-16 7:20pm

trexxx44
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Another dream bike of mine..Done!

I literally just finished putting her together..lol..1983 Torker L.P. Ive been wanting to build a Torker for awhile,they were always one of my favorite bikes back when i was a kid that i would drool over as i was riding around on my Team murray..lol I'll probably get around to taking some decent pics this weekend,just wanted to share another dream bike,that is no longer a dream for me! big_smile Thanks for Looking! cool
http://i1273.photobucket.com/albums/y414/trexxx441/006_zpswhaxzix0.jpghttp://i1273.photobucket.com/albums/y414/trexxx441/005_zpsoid8u6yw.jpg


Dont just sit there..Bust a move..[img]http://i1273.photobucket.com/albums/y414/trexxx441/hutch_zps19d3d923.jpg[/img]

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#2 2015-11-16 7:44pm

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Re: Another dream bike of mine..Done!

Turned out awesome Troy! cool

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#3 2015-11-16 7:55pm

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Re: Another dream bike of mine..Done!

you know what? i didnt even know bikes like this existed in 1983. i swas super stoked to get my huffy! 

amazing bike!  much wow!

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#4 2015-11-16 8:00pm

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Re: Another dream bike of mine..Done!

That's a beauty! Congrats


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#5 2015-11-16 8:34pm

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Re: Another dream bike of mine..Done!

robk131313 wrote:

Turned out awesome Troy! cool

big_smile thanks Rob! cool


Dont just sit there..Bust a move..[img]http://i1273.photobucket.com/albums/y414/trexxx441/hutch_zps19d3d923.jpg[/img]

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#6 2015-11-16 8:35pm

trexxx44
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Re: Another dream bike of mine..Done!

Thetrooper wrote:

That's a beauty! Congrats

Thanks man! I'm super stoked! big_smile


Dont just sit there..Bust a move..[img]http://i1273.photobucket.com/albums/y414/trexxx441/hutch_zps19d3d923.jpg[/img]

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#7 2015-11-16 8:45pm

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Re: Another dream bike of mine..Done!

Very nice!!


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#8 2015-11-16 9:00pm

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Re: Another dream bike of mine..Done!

coolcoolcool


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#9 2015-11-16 9:06pm

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Re: Another dream bike of mine..Done!

Damn that's a sexy torker


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#10 2015-11-16 9:38pm

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Re: Another dream bike of mine..Done!

What an amazing bike, Troy!  I remember lusting after a twin top tube Torker in '83 when I was 13, too!  You certainly did that dream justice with this build!


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#11 2015-11-17 4:03am

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Re: Another dream bike of mine..Done!

Very nice, love the old gusset frames...just scream old school!


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#12 2015-11-17 4:58am

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Re: Another dream bike of mine..Done!

Beautiful, well done sir.


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#13 2015-11-17 5:06am

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Re: Another dream bike of mine..Done!

Very nice classic! smile


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#14 2015-11-17 5:11am

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Re: Another dream bike of mine..Done!

Awesome job. She's beautiful.


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#15 2015-11-17 5:18am

trexxx44
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Re: Another dream bike of mine..Done!

Thanks fellas!! big_smile I think the only thing i need to change is the seatpost clamp to a gold one..other than that i'm very happy with her! big_smile


Dont just sit there..Bust a move..[img]http://i1273.photobucket.com/albums/y414/trexxx441/hutch_zps19d3d923.jpg[/img]

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#16 2015-11-17 5:33am

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Re: Another dream bike of mine..Done!

Awesome! Such a sweet build, great job. cool


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#17 2015-11-17 6:44am

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Re: Another dream bike of mine..Done!

Very nice.


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#18 2015-11-17 6:47am

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Re: Another dream bike of mine..Done!

Killer Troy! great job!!cool


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#19 2015-11-17 6:58am

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Re: Another dream bike of mine..Done!

Gorgeous

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#20 2015-11-17 7:33am

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Re: Another dream bike of mine..Done!

Nice work! The bike looks fantastic. cool


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#21 2015-11-17 9:11am

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Re: Another dream bike of mine..Done!

Torker looks good ,hope to see it soon.


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#22 2015-11-17 12:24pm

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Re: Another dream bike of mine..Done!

Looks sweet. I remember the rich kids showing up with the Torker bitd at the skate park and thinking...wow not sure what it is, but it is way cool. And not much has changed, if anything they are even cooler now.  cool


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#23 2015-11-17 2:47pm

trexxx44
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Re: Another dream bike of mine..Done!

turdburd wrote:

Torker looks good ,hope to see it soon.

I'll be at the GT show on the 5th next month..hope to c ya there! smile


Dont just sit there..Bust a move..[img]http://i1273.photobucket.com/albums/y414/trexxx441/hutch_zps19d3d923.jpg[/img]

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#24 2015-11-17 2:56pm

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Re: Another dream bike of mine..Done!

Very nice bro! Maybe I'll get to check it out on the next Sunday ride!


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#25 2015-11-17 3:23pm

trexxx44
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Re: Another dream bike of mine..Done!

TomPro wrote:

Very nice bro! Maybe I'll get to check it out on the next Sunday ride!

Thanks brutha! I'm on the lookout for a Kuwahara E.T. F/F if you ever run across one. cool


Dont just sit there..Bust a move..[img]http://i1273.photobucket.com/albums/y414/trexxx441/hutch_zps19d3d923.jpg[/img]

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