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#51 2019-09-13 8:38pm

norcalshan
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Re: Laguna build for my brother Kenny

Those are both very beautiful! BMX(building/riding) has helped me and a couple friends through some rough patches. Buried both of my younger brothers ('98 & '08), my best friend most of my life in ('13) and last week the guy I would consider an equal to the 3. We spent a lot of time in the garage the last few years. His daughter was muderered at 19, right after his wife left him and we could relate and to each other in many ways. Life throws it at you & you try to clean it up best you can. I think you're on point sir. Keep pushing!


I really have BMX bikes....I swear....

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#52 2019-09-13 9:01pm

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Re: Laguna build for my brother Kenny

KoolAidMan wrote:

I think Kenny would love the bike.

Thanks a lot....  I think so too  smilesmilesmilesmilesmilesmilesmilesmilesmilesmile

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#53 2019-09-13 9:04pm

sdredline25
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Re: Laguna build for my brother Kenny

norcalshan wrote:

Those are both very beautiful! BMX(building/riding) has helped me and a couple friends through some rough patches. Buried both of my younger brothers ('98 & '08), my best friend most of my life in ('13) and last week the guy I would consider an equal to the 3. We spent a lot of time in the garage the last few years. His daughter was muderered at 19, right after his wife left him and we could relate and to each other in many ways. Life throws it at you & you try to clean it up best you can. I think you're on point sir. Keep pushing!

wow

so sorry to hear, My condolence to you and your friend.

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#54 2019-09-15 10:15am

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Re: Laguna build for my brother Kenny

Beautiful bike!


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#55 2019-09-15 3:15pm

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Re: Laguna build for my brother Kenny

sdredline25 wrote:

crj1968 wrote:

Lost my older bro as well....

such a cool thing to find a bike like that in memory of your brother.

Thanks for sharing it.

Your Welcome,

Sorry to hear about your brother.

Things like this hep us keep their memories alive

Indeed. 

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#56 2019-10-13 12:45pm

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Re: Laguna build for my brother Kenny

Out on a cruise on the Laguna.

Miss you bro. https://s3.amazonaws.com/uploads.bmxmuseum.com/user-images/64774/ea60d9be-a5c4-4b31-82f7-8089e93ebe045da37ee293.jpeg
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#57 2019-10-13 6:46pm

vettefan
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Re: Laguna build for my brother Kenny

Amazing story, amazing bike and find. I would like to believe your brother had something to do with it. Just fantastic memories to be had on that ride !


"Is corn holing when you shove a corn on the cobb up someones anus or vagina?"... quote from Godzilla !!

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#58 2019-10-13 8:19pm

sdredline25
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Re: Laguna build for my brother Kenny

vettefan wrote:

Amazing story, amazing bike and find. I would like to believe your brother had something to do with it. Just fantastic memories to be had on that ride !

Thank you! big_smile

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#59 2019-11-03 12:42pm

sdredline25
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Re: Laguna build for my brother Kenny

Next add on smile

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#60 2019-11-03 1:05pm

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Re: Laguna build for my brother Kenny

The perfect addition to a perfect ride. I've been back to your thread a few times now and I truly believe finding this bike was one of those rare,special 'meant to be' moments in life.
Your Laguna really is "The last train to Cool"

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#61 2019-11-11 7:35am

sdredline25
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Re: Laguna build for my brother Kenny

Gold Dirt skirt installed smile

NOS gold pedals next 9/16 to 1/2.

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#62 2019-11-11 7:50am

sdredline25
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Re: Laguna build for my brother Kenny

smile Thank you

Innocenti wrote:

The perfect addition to a perfect ride. I've been back to your thread a few times now and I truly believe finding this bike was one of those rare,special 'meant to be' moments in life.
Your Laguna really is "The last train to Cool"

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#63 2019-12-10 11:27am

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Re: Laguna build for my brother Kenny

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#64 2019-12-10 11:42am

sdredline25
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Re: Laguna build for my brother Kenny

My next add on will be Gold sunshine hubs and new spokes with black nipples. Black Oakley 1 grips    In time. smile

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#65 2019-12-10 12:12pm

Charlie Brown
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Re: Laguna build for my brother Kenny

Amazing bike, amazing story. And the bike keeps getting better and better.


Be sure to follow my BMX restoration page on Instagram: charlies.bmx.restorations

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#66 2019-12-10 12:30pm

pknzer
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Re: Laguna build for my brother Kenny

Awesome story and bike mate and make heaps of memories with it cool


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#67 2019-12-10 1:11pm

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Re: Laguna build for my brother Kenny

Those latest pics are amazing. One super cool cruiser. cool

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#68 2019-12-10 2:52pm

nycet3
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Re: Laguna build for my brother Kenny

Incredible bike & story. Enjoy.


"Ride it like you're riding after the dude who stole it."

Looking for a USA-made pre 1981 Redline MXII f/f with original black paint and decals.

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#69 2019-12-10 4:58pm

sweetchi
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Re: Laguna build for my brother Kenny

Very cool, both rides


"The two most important days of your life are, the day you were born, and the day you find out why" -Mark Twain

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#70 2019-12-10 6:26pm

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Re: Laguna build for my brother Kenny

smile

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#71 2019-12-11 8:19am

sdredline25
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Re: Laguna build for my brother Kenny

Thank you ! big_smile

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#72 2019-12-11 3:32pm

radunit
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Re: Laguna build for my brother Kenny

This bike should be "on the museum" in the Laguna section. It's so awesome.

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#73 2019-12-13 11:58am

sdredline25
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Re: Laguna build for my brother Kenny

So smile. Got them faster then I thought.  ]t

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#74 2019-12-15 7:19pm

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Re: Laguna build for my brother Kenny

amazing find.


Light, Strong, Cheap ... Pick two

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#75 2019-12-15 7:22pm

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Re: Laguna build for my brother Kenny

Beautiful Build, a very nice tribute.


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