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Jim Burakoff
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Pictures from brazing cleanup

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Brazing cleanup photo montage


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More bike!

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Mini-update
I brazed the brake and chainstay bridges on Monday.  I wanted to keep the height consistent between the front and back brake.  I also wanted the fender mounts to be the same distance from the dropout.   I measured things out with a pair of Anvil axles and a...

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Rear Triangle!
Over the last week I've gotten the rest of the rear triangle done.  Step one was getting the other chainstay installed and adjusted to keep the rear wheel straight.  I was pretty close and it only took a bit of bending to get it to 90 degrees.  As before, I...

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Right Stay
I started on the rear triangle on Sunday!.  My strategy is to get the right side just where I want it, then I can put a wheel/ rear triangle t-square  in it to properly align the left chainstay.  I'm mostly going at it this way because my homemade jig doesn...

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Jig jig.

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Jig Interlude
This is a quick one, but there'll be more this weekend. Here's my home made jig.  I've got the front triangle (already brazed) clamped in it.  I'm using my incredibly intricate chain-stay angle/length tool to set it up for brazing on the chainstays.  I use ...
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