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#6551 2018-01-06 7:11am

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Re: 26" Cal Custom Cruisers and Strandies...ONLY!

Bender904 wrote:

Early 83 Jamis Earth Cruiser Sand Jam.  Very complete and original when I picked it up down to the original Sand Jam pedals and shell tread tires.  Unfortunately the pedals vaporized on the first ride into a cloud of plastic dust and I don't know how comfortable I am with the condition of the tires.  Added S&M s.a.c. bars with AME grips and a gold dia-compe seat clamp.  I still need to rebuild the front and rear hubs, inspection the headset, true the wheels, install new bottom bracket and pedals.  Overall in still really excited about the bike I've been looking for one of this vintage in this type of condition for a long time now.

https://preview.ibb.co/cq0qNG/C35_EA948_2999_4603_B845_E0_ED34474_DA4.jpg

Very nice, almost bought a brown one like that it last year.

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#6552 2018-01-06 8:13am

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Re: 26" Cal Custom Cruisers and Strandies...ONLY!

looks cool!


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#6553 2018-01-06 9:42am

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Re: 26" Cal Custom Cruisers and Strandies...ONLY!

Love Earth Cruisers! That’s a nice example.

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#6554 2018-01-06 10:02am

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Re: 26" Cal Custom Cruisers and Strandies...ONLY!

Nice Earth Cruiser cool


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#6555 2018-01-06 11:24am

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Re: 26" Cal Custom Cruisers and Strandies...ONLY!

The latest victim.
http://uploads.bmxmuseum.com/user-images/207817/img_66945a51227976.jpg

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#6556 2018-01-08 9:28am

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Re: 26" Cal Custom Cruisers and Strandies...ONLY!

ChromeCruiser wrote:

Bender904 wrote:

Early 83 Jamis Earth Cruiser Sand Jam.  Very complete and original when I picked it up down to the original Sand Jam pedals and shell tread tires.  Unfortunately the pedals vaporized on the first ride into a cloud of plastic dust and I don't know how comfortable I am with the condition of the tires.  Added S&M s.a.c. bars with AME grips and a gold dia-compe seat clamp.  I still need to rebuild the front and rear hubs, inspection the headset, true the wheels, install new bottom bracket and pedals.  Overall in still really excited about the bike I've been looking for one of this vintage in this type of condition for a long time now.

https://preview.ibb.co/cq0qNG/C35_EA948 … 74_DA4.jpg

Very nice, almost bought a brown one like that it last year.

Very niceee!  cool


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#6557 2018-01-08 9:47am

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Re: 26" Cal Custom Cruisers and Strandies...ONLY!

After a few hours:
http://uploads.bmxmuseum.com/user-images/207817/b2adf1f5-0a01-4fad-9aa1-a7106bdb91845a53aea2a7.png

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#6558 2018-01-08 10:23am

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Lookin good!


"Ignore insulting tongue, duck provoking blow, wear travelers cloak that permits you to endure" Kwai Chang Caine
"River seeks its own level, it won't fight the rock, it flows around it, rock becomes a refuge in the river" Master Po
"If one lives its a certainty he will die, what will happen will happen whether one is a afraid or not" Kwai Chang Caine
"All creatures one with nature, no life insignificant, become a cup empty of yourself full of oneness" Master Khan
"Body dies but the journey goes on, soul sees always, nothing dies that was ever something" Kwai Chang Caine
"If a man dwells on the past he robs the present, if a man ignores the past he may rob the future" Master Po
"When you cease to strive to understand, then you will know without understanding" Kwai Chang Caine

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#6559 2018-01-08 5:29pm

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Re: 26" Cal Custom Cruisers and Strandies...ONLY!

Done for now. It still needs some chrome bars and some gold rims but it rides real nice:
http://uploads.bmxmuseum.com/user-images/207817/81d4e9a9-4c97-425b-8307-0190720c792b5a541ae828.jpeg

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#6560 2018-01-09 6:54am

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Nicely done!


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#6561 2018-01-11 2:13pm

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Re: 26" Cal Custom Cruisers and Strandies...ONLY!

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#6562 2018-01-11 2:14pm

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#6563 2018-01-11 4:31pm

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Re: 26" Cal Custom Cruisers and Strandies...ONLY!

Haven't done much since I aquired this one but I got some plans.

http://uploads.bmxmuseum.com/user-images/57917/20180111_1901415a58013d27.jpg

Long way to go on this one...

http://uploads.bmxmuseum.com/user-images/57917/20180111_1839205a5801f044.jpg


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#6564 2018-01-12 11:50am

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Re: 26" Cal Custom Cruisers and Strandies...ONLY!

http://uploads.bmxmuseum.com/user-images/48413/img_01155a59118c91.jpg
http://uploads.bmxmuseum.com/user-images/48413/img_01175a59118d50.jpg
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#6565 2018-01-12 11:51am

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Re: 26" Cal Custom Cruisers and Strandies...ONLY!

Sorry about the rotation!!! Need to fix that.

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#6566 2018-01-12 11:57am

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#6567 2018-01-12 12:25pm

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Re: 26" Cal Custom Cruisers and Strandies...ONLY!

Sick!!!!!

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#6568 2018-01-12 12:30pm

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Re: 26" Cal Custom Cruisers and Strandies...ONLY!

nice! Dig the white walls.

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#6569 2018-01-12 12:32pm

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Re: 26" Cal Custom Cruisers and Strandies...ONLY!

Thanks @clunker. Love Carlisles!

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#6570 2018-01-12 2:52pm

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Re: 26" Cal Custom Cruisers and Strandies...ONLY!

Whoa the thread is on fire right now..!  coolcoolcool


Never argue with a fool; onlookers may not be able to tell the difference. —Mark Twain

Wanted to buy;
Gold Sugino snowflake 43/44/45t
Phil spider
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Peregrine Mad Maxx 24" chrome rim

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#6571 2018-01-12 3:24pm

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Re: 26" Cal Custom Cruisers and Strandies...ONLY!

THATS not a klunker thats a strandie. cool


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#6572 2018-01-12 4:15pm

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Re: 26" Cal Custom Cruisers and Strandies...ONLY!

I can’t tell you how stoked I am to see C-Record “Sheriff Stars” and Grab-Ons on the same bike

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#6573 2018-01-12 4:57pm

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Re: 26" Cal Custom Cruisers and Strandies...ONLY!

general hustler wrote:

Haven't done much since I aquired this one but I got some plans.

http://uploads.bmxmuseum.com/user-image … 013d27.jpg

Long way to go on this one...

http://uploads.bmxmuseum.com/user-image … 01f044.jpg

Powdercoat it in school bus yellow to match the toy in the picture for the win!


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#6574 2018-01-12 4:58pm

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44T BMX Club, Chicago -- USA-MADE SINCE 2010
Beware of my alter ego, PLANTAIN -- "If there's one thing I won't guarantee, it's your safety!"
Luther Is A Good Ol' Dog Club -- See you at the Rainbow Bridge, my friend!
Ford Mustang — what a dance we had!
Free AgentBontragerTNTBossSupercrossSkywayKappa GTProfileProfileProfileRobinsonRobinsonRobinson
PowerlitePowerlitePowerlitePowerlite...and "non-BMX" SchwinnSchwinnSchwinnSchwinnSchwinnWorksman!
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The warrior embraces all around him. The desire to kill no longer exists. Only peace remains. -- -- King of Qin, Hero

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#6575 2018-01-13 5:15pm

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