Mum's just moved to the city, and is hoping to ride her bike rather than drive her car. Her bike was banished to a damp shed for 15 years and isn't in very good nick, but she really likes it. It's…Continue
"Thanks Wombat, I hadn't thought of that. It still did receive a fine covering, and I'm sure wont rust. And it doesn't detract from the final outcome anyway. Now I just have to get used to riding a bike that doesn't coast..."
"Karlo,Hi don't know about blasting/painting but theres a guy at brickworks who makes stickers.I used him several years ago think he's still there,only thing is he won't do copies due to copyrite.I had him do name of my street which I…"
"I just had a look at your pix... This pic shows the bottom bracket and what you were saying about the coat being a bit thin. This would be because the powder coat works on static electricity and the powder would have been drawn to the chain stays in…"
"Just a follow-up to the above. I picked up my frame last Wednesday, and was pretty happy with the job. It cost 60$ which is a bargain for a blast and powder coat.
The powder was a little light-on under the bottom bracket, but it still got a…"
"Hi Guys, I just rang for a quote, and it's now $60 for frame and forks to be sandblasted and powder-coated. If you have troublesome chromed forks to be done he said it may cost 5-6$ more :)
The guy was super friendly, so I'm going to have…"
"Hey are you chaps still happy with the sandblasting/powdercoating you got done at CPC? I just picked up a hard rubbish frame and pulled all the non-frame bits of fit last night. So looking for a place to get it pimped up with some new paint, and $50…"
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