Originally Posted by darmst6829
I am not trying to kill your project but just setting expectations having done several of these things before....
Originally Posted by PSchrauber
- get it running,
- get it technical in a good working order,
- don't trust any statements from pre owner or any advices which is OK or not OK by just looking to a picture,
As already mentioned when I was in the same position like you I thaught just some paint here and there , some small things, ...
Ok....we all get it...sometimes simple bike projects turn into expensive nightmares like yours did....
Now that we have throughly explored how builds can sometimes go bad...can you just let Blaine tell us how his is going....