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Recombining and refinishing old parts into a new bike

Aug. 18, 2019 -

Over the past months I have worked on different bikes, leading to an accumulation of spare parts in my garage. I wondered how hard it would be to make a new bike using these spare parts. I decided to take advantage of this moment to refinish some parts, removing excessive decals in order to create a minimal looking road bike.

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Parts look like new with a fresh layer of paint
Parts look like new with a fresh layer of paint
Installing cables on the handle bar and handles
Installing cables on the handle bar and handles
Spray painting the bike bike frame
Spray painting the bike bike frame
Spray painting different parts into a uniform appearance
Spray painting different parts into a uniform appearance
Always use a good torque wrench to prevent excessive power on bolts
Always use a good torque wrench to prevent excessive power on bolts
Connecting the cables to the derailleurs
Connecting the cables to the derailleurs

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