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#101 2015-01-26 10:40am

Fleatech
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Re: The Best of BMX Restoration

Great compilation of reference material! All very well done and informative smile


Norco, Patterson and Zeronine's are my thang!

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#102 2016-01-14 7:01am

Dstinson
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Re: The Best of BMX Restoration


Always interested in Suntour XCII and XCI sets that need restored.
[img]http://i52.photobucket.com/albums/g31/duane_2006/Suntour%20restoration/1.jpg[/img]

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#103 2016-01-14 7:57am

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Re: The Best of BMX Restoration

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#104 2016-01-21 10:31am

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#105 2016-04-01 8:58pm

funpig
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Re: The Best of BMX Restoration

I have some tektro 990 I would like to disassemble, taking the springs and such apart. (Would like to pulish or paint)Anyone do so. Would love the tech help.


we are the funpigs and we have fun!!!!!!

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#106 2016-04-02 6:42am

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Re: The Best of BMX Restoration

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#107 2016-08-20 8:31pm

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#108 2016-08-24 3:35am

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Re: The Best of BMX Restoration

Wow great info here, sorry ima late reader.

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#109 2017-02-12 4:21pm

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Re: The Best of BMX Restoration

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#110 2017-05-02 7:37pm

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Re: The Best of BMX Restoration

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#111 2017-05-05 8:46am

WILL69
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Re: The Best of BMX Restoration

GREAT INFOS HERE !

But...
I'm missing a SKYWAY repair/restor- thread especially for the well-known problems you
can have with that wheels  (?)

HUBS / RIVETS / AXLES....

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#112 2017-09-20 5:00am

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Re: The Best of BMX Restoration

wired wrote:

Updated: 2016-01-20

Anodize
· How To Remove Anodization (deme - 2009-02-04)
· Let's Learn About Anodizing (Slicer GBA - 2008-01-31)
· How to remove Anodizing from faded parts (BridgeCity - 2008-01-26)

Assemble
· Bearing Cup Assemblies (cmb - 2013-08-13)
· Bottom Bracket & Spindle Sizes (77rider - 2014-12-31)
· How Can I remove Grips From Handlebars? (mdeltab - 2013-04-28)
· Handle Bar Postioning (Surf911S - 2010-07-14)
· How To Spread The Seat Post Clamp (MrSlayer - 2013-03-30)
· Stuck Seat Post Battle 2012 (burtonivy01 - 2012-08-23)
· The best product I've found for stuck parts! (YankeeJim - 2012-03-04)
· 35 Year Old Stuck Post (mongoosedrummer - 2011-03-29)
· Stuck Chainring Bolts (harotom - 2011-02-14)
· Seat Post Removal (Haro-83 - 2010-09-23)
· Profile 3pc Crank Install Guide (boxline69 - 2010-03-14)
· Cleaning Seat Guts? (sirbrad - 2009-06-18)
· Seat Post Stuck? (That70'sGuy - 2009-02-09)
- How To Dial In 990 Front Brakes (pwh4130 - 2017-01-23 10:27)
· How To Set Up a Gyro (bmxcolorado - 2009-01-12)
· How To Put On a Threadless Headset (shreddingsince1980 - 2011-11-11)
· Making a Headset & BB Cup Pressing Tool (Triumvirat - 2008-06-21)
· Complete WHEEL BUILDING Instructions (caleb_k21 - 2008-03-14)
· How To build GT Superlaces Step by Step Easy Process with Spoke Legnth (Rividude - 2011-01-31)
· How To Install 3pc GT Power Series Cranks w/Power Disc & Chainring (Rividude - 2011-01-31)
· V Brake Installation Steps (BridgeCity - 2007-10-27)
· 3pc Crank/Euro BB Install Steps (BridgeCity - 2007-10-26)
· Online Build Tutorials (bobinverted - 2007-10-14)

Chrome & Nickel
· How To Remove Swirl Marks & Scratches From Chrome (wired - 2011-01-17)
· Chrome/Paint/Plating/Powder/Repairs/Stores (Hobbes12 - 2010-06-15)
· Restoring Old Nickel Frames  (mongoosedrummer - 2009-06-10)
· Citric Acid Powder (CAP) Rust Removal Demonstration (mongoosedrummer - 2009-03-19)
· Rust Removal. Safe, Easy & Cheap!! (Not Oxalic Acid) (Monaro - 2008-05-19)
· Chroming, Nickel, etc.. OREGON (jkraig - 2007-10-10)

Create
· DIY - Mop Bucket Number Plate tutorial - complete with templates (aballer - 2015-02-06)
· Making your own 'Hard to Find' screw (BritUS - 2013-03-11)
· DIY Padsets - Sew & No Sew versions (spitfire - 2012-04-13)
· First Ever Supergoose Pads (Tommy D - 2012-04-14)
· DIY Proclass Rim Strips (mitchtram - 2012-02-22)
· How To Add White Behind a Home Made Decal (wired - 2011-06-17)
· How To Print Stickers Using Your Inkjet Printer (wired - 2009-12-16)
· How To Create & Apply Waterslide Decals (wired - 2009-11-08)
· Re-creating Hard To Find Decals...How To Print?? (xlivefreeordiex - 2008-04-20)

Document
· Photographing Your Bike (cappy227 - 2011-09-28)
· How To Post Pictures On The Forums (pjcruiser - 2006-02-24)

Maintain
· Tuff II Coaster....How To.... (Londonhellboy - 2015-09-19)
· Mystery Bottom Bracket Creaking SOLVED (ninjadad13 - 2015-07-25)
· What's Up With These #%$@* Punctures? (ProThunder4 - 2013-05-06)
· Attaching Brake Cable End Crimps (leiper204 - 2013-03-11)
· Chain Tension on One Speed Bikes (Axel10 - 2012-12-10)
· How To Lube a Chain Guide (BMX*Racer*1983 - 2012-05-07)
· Tools (spankdigga - 2012-02-13)
· Homemade Press For Hub Bearings (ProThunder4 - 2011-10-25)
· Do It Yourself Bearing Cup Press (cmb - 2011-09-30)
· Phil Wood 1st Generation Hubs (esw - 2010-09-19)
· Squeaky Bottom Bracket Solved (wired - 2010-07-18)
· Crown Race Install (elemenop213 - 2009-02-18)
· Bendix Coaster Brake Tutorial (kegger - 2008-09-12)
· Internal Headset Installation Steps (BridgeCity - 2007-11-03)

Modify
· Converting My GT Mohawk HubsTo Sealed Cartridge Bearings (El Gecko - 2014-07-25)
· Can I Dye This SE Racing Seat? (STAY RAD - 2013-03-12)
· Gentlmen...May I Introduce...The Skyway Ace Rim (oldschoolace - 2012-11-15)
· GT Tire "Wing Logo" Restoration (SonicMouse - 2012-06-06)
· Home Made Handlebar Extenders No Welding Required (SKYWAYNE1026 - 2012-05-31)
· Making a Pro Class Rim Using an Araya 7X (Peter J - 2011-09-10)
· A BLUE-BLUE, BLUE SUEDE SEAT (hiddenwires - 2010-06-02)
· How To Go 1" Threadless (wired - 2010-04-09)
· Profile 3pc Crank Install Guide (boxline69 - 2010-03-14)
· Pr1mo To Power ??? (8788dyno - 2010-01-13)
· Pedal Axle Conversion: 1/2 To 9/16 (bmxninja - 2008-06-03)
· DIY Potts Mod (mcseforsale - 2008-05-08)
· How To Convert 1 Inch Threaded To 1 1/8 Threadless (BridgeCity - 2008-01-26)
· GT/FSA Spindle Crank Bolt UPGRADE (daveyd007 - 2012-03-08)

Paint & Powder
· Top 10 Spray Paint Tricks (wired - 2015-09-26)
· Paint Codes Only (Lou - 2014-01-05)
· Spray Paint Brands & Types (G33K - 2013-04-25)
· Frame Painting Jig (pneufab - 2011-11-24)
· Fun With Spray Paint (bmxerpete - 2010-11-06)
· How To Strip a Frame (oldschuulbmxer - 2010-12-14)
· Canodizing (Bonefrost - 2010-03-04)
· Powdercoaters & Painters: Post Your Contacts (shred - 2007-11-16)
· Frame Stripping Steps (BridgeCity - 2007-11-07)

Plastic
· Whitening Yellowed Hard Plastic (ABS?) pedals (whitebread - 2012-04-05)
· Dyed My GT Performer Mags (dragracer - 2012-02-26)
· Refurbished Kashimax MX 36h (esw - 2011-09-16)
· Removing Brake Rub From Mags The Easy Way (aserek - 2011-04-06)
· Sometimse I Feel Like I Just Want To Dye (rts01 - 2010-07-30)
· Kashimax Seat Restoration How To Post! Step By Step (Dstinson - 2010-01-28)
· Full White Mag RESTORATION - With New Brake Rub Tip (Dyno-Mike - 2009-11-16)
· Dyeing TUFFS - The "How To" Thread (Triumvirat - 2008-04-05)
· Restoring Skyway Tuff Wheels (Bleaching& Dyeing) (superkav - 2007-11-02)
· How To Dye Plastic/Vinyl Bike Parts (Crusty Old Bloke - 2007-03-10)

Polish
· Polish Your Nuts & Bolts (Flatlandfox - 2012-01-28)
· How To Save Your Bolts & Nuts (Rividude - 2008-05-16)
· How To Shiny Side Rims (jlewis - 2011-02-12)
· Polishing Steel (wired - 2009-11-22)
· How To Polish Aluminum To a Mirror Shine (hoffman1 - 2007-06-08)
· History of Skyway Tuff Wheels (MauriceMeyer.com - added here 2013-04-26)
· Sheldon Brown's Home Page (erdalicious - 2011-07-04)
· Can't Get Enough BMX Magazines or Catalogs? (wired - 2011-04-12)
· Dan's Comp Promotion Codes For 2012 (wired - 2012-02-04)
· Bike Maintenance Guide (Hobbes12 - 2010-06-01)
· Bike Maintenance Guide - Direct Link
· Compare Ratios of Gearing (Hobbes12 - 2010-05-18)
· How To Measure Handlebar Rise "Tutorial" (GaryK - 2009-12-15)
· Spoke Length Database For Wheel Builders! (quinonesm - 2009-10-03)
· Frame Break Down (Haro-83 - 2011-11-16)

Restore
· Restoring KKT Lightning pedals (oldschoolace - 2015-03-05) thanks butcherbobhayes!
· TECHNIQUE: Removing Stickers and Residue from Chrome Frames (Traci Overlords - 2012-10-23)
· 87 GT Viscount Seat Restoration (GT Wings Included) (SonicMouse - 2012-05-30)
· How To Do a Oxylic Acid Bath (cmb - 2011-08-28)
· HOW TO: Take That Tuff or Pro Neck Apart For Restoration (calismoooth - 2011-07-20)
· At Last! The Great Elixer For Removing Stickers & Keeping Them Intact! (YankeeJim - 2011-02-02)
· Freewheel Restoration Guide (oldschoolace - 2011-01-29)
· Survivor Step by Step (mongoosedrummer - 2011-01-14)
· Stem & Crank Thread Repair (Heli-Coils) (xtremevert - 2010-12-30)
· How To Make a Rear Dropout Straightening Tool (cmb - 2010-09-25)
· MetalRescue Rust Removal Bath (FLbmx777 - 2010-08-16)
· Method For Applying a Decal or Sticker (John De Bruin - 2010-05-29)
· Inside Frame Tubes: Rust Treatment Suggestions (nycet3 - 2010-05-29)
· Detailed/How to Restored Suntour XCII Pedals! (Dstinson - 2010-05-03)
· Where You Can Use Steel Wool (wired - 2011-03-23)
· Cleaning Seat Guts (sirbrad - 2009-06-18)
· Make Old White Tires "WHITE" Again (Dyno-Mike - 2009-06-09)
· Shimano DX Pedal Restoration & Spindle Exchange (slogun417 - 2009-03-30)
· How to "Finish Sand" Your GT Block Stem Face After It's Re-Powdered (Rividude - 2009-02-26)
· TUF-NECK Restoration & Semi-Pro Polish (caleb_k31 - 2009-02-14)
· Tuff Straightening(Not The Myth) (Monaro - 2008-05-19)
· Product Placement: Some Staple Products For Your Restorations - (shred - 2007-09-03)

Misc
· BMX Color Bike Painting Application - (wired - 2014-11-16)
· PVC Bike Rack??? - (jlewis - 2010-04-23)
· Decal Storage - (comay - 2010-01-01)
· Wanna See What Your Bike Could Look Like? - (S&M4Life - 2008-09-14)
· Wanna See What Your Bike Could Look Like? - New Direct Link
· Cheap Bike Stands From PVC - (sixthwardgarage - 2007-12-24)

Comment or PM me to suggest Edits, Additions and/or Removals. If you have specific Questions about Restoration please start a new post here so you can benefit from the Collective Knowledge of all Members on this Site. This will be Maintained Frequently.

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#113 2018-04-01 8:39am

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Re: The Best of BMX Restoration

need a 20 to 24" conversion. is frame doc still around, anyone else


-Kenshiro-

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#114 2018-06-03 10:48am

Lito86
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From: Waco, Texas
Registered: 2017-03-15
Posts: 30
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For Sale: 1

Re: The Best of BMX Restoration

Do you think my post is worthy enough to add to the list?
# how to refurbish white dominator seats.

https://bmxmuseum.com/forums/viewtopic. … 5#p6121475


Big Tex Bmx !!!

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#115 2018-06-27 8:16am

Ggcyclecraft1989
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From: Lake co. Il
Registered: 2018-06-20
Posts: 8
Bikes: 1

Re: The Best of BMX Restoration

Today I found a mongoose frame from 80'old school awesome condition.  Like new. Nickel finished.  I think I will post and sell . Open to fair market value offers. I'm in the zip 60073  coming soon. Worth being a pro membe

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#116 2018-06-27 10:25am

Ggcyclecraft1989
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From: Lake co. Il
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Posts: 8
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Re: The Best of BMX Restoration

It's a cc1 1981

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#117 2018-12-29 10:08am

Kurt_Rad
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Re: The Best of BMX Restoration

Bump for the noobs. Scroll back to the first post.

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#118 2019-03-12 10:29am

Cw_guy
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Registered: 2018-12-05
Posts: 569
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Re: The Best of BMX Restoration

My 87 mongoose decade all done by my self, sand blasted, primed and painted, with base coat clear coat!!!http://uploads.bmxmuseum.com/user-images/257457/screenshot_20190312-122634_instagram5c87ec189d.jpg
http://uploads.bmxmuseum.com/user-images/257457/screenshot_20190312-122626_instagram5c87ec1c52.jpg
http://uploads.bmxmuseum.com/user-images/257457/screenshot_20190205-123340_instagram5c87ec242d.jpg
http://uploads.bmxmuseum.com/user-images/257457/screenshot_20190205-123352_instagram5c87ec2960.jpg
http://uploads.bmxmuseum.com/user-images/257457/20190310_1710475c87ec7826.jpg

Last edited by Cw_guy (2019-03-12 3:17pm)


50s and 60s cars and Bmx big_smile
Wtb General hustler pro sprocket white with red general name on it and a pair of chrome fork thanks p.m
Tioga Air steps big_smile

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#119 2019-04-03 8:12pm

affordablepmc
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From: High Sierra Madre NM
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Re: The Best of BMX Restoration

Just had to bump this thread. big_smile
Great job! cool


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#120 2019-04-03 9:40pm

1979
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Re: The Best of BMX Restoration


It's yours. Do what you want with it smile

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#121 2019-06-18 7:22pm

Agentxxiii
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Registered: 2010-09-21
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Re: The Best of BMX Restoration

:)great information


Time machine wanted!

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