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1963 Huffy Silver Jet; Chrome
Topic Started: Aug 12 2017, 08:14 PM (215 Views)
Johnny Thunder
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Got this sweet old Huffy beach cruiser from a friend. The tank is missing along with the tail light and head light. The tires are garbage, but the chrome is all there! No flaking or major gouges, and only minor rust. Tearing it down to polish the chrome. Updates soon......

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tony
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The bikes got nice lines. You got a great friend to have given you that. Good luck on the redo.
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rwf 1944
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nice bike and a good friend, but remember the old saying, chrome won't get you home :lol
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Here is the bare frame after 2 days of polishing the chrome with chrome polish and super fine steel wool..........

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Built it up so I can ride it and enjoy it. This is now a California Strandie or 26" BMX build............

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tony
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Ya did a nice job on it John.
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Quick walk-around video.................


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kMepSq_apcU
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Really clean, great lines. And set up for an evening ride with the lights and all. great job.
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I finally replaced the front chainring with an actual 38 tooth BMX chainring...............

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