HOT: Active* forum members generally gain 5% discount at starbike.com store!
Weight Weenies
* FAQ    * Search    * Trending Topics
* Login   * Register
HOME Listings Blog NEW Galleries NEW FAQ Contact About




Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 4 posts ] 
Author Message
 Post subject: DIY Steel frame kit
PostPosted: Sun Mar 03, 2013 3:52 am 
Offline

Joined: Wed Feb 04, 2009 7:24 pm
Posts: 25
Has anyone built a steel frame from one of these kits? Seems like a cheap way to try your hand at making your own bike frame with your own custom geometry :D

http://www.flatpackfoundry.com/index.ph ... ry&path=20

Image


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: DIY Steel frame kit
Posted: Sun Mar 03, 2013 3:52 am 


Top
  
 
 Post subject: Re: DIY Steel frame kit
PostPosted: Sun Mar 03, 2013 5:16 am 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Mon Jan 23, 2006 6:35 am
Posts: 5070
Location: New York
It might be cheaper only if you were building a bunch of them and then selling them.

_________________
I never took drugs to improve my performance at any time. I will be willing to stick my finger into a polygraph test if anyone with big media pull wants to take issue. If you buy a signed poster now it will not be tarnished later. --Graeme Obree


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: DIY Steel frame kit
PostPosted: Sun Mar 03, 2013 11:38 am 
Offline
in the industry
User avatar

Joined: Sun Nov 21, 2004 2:45 pm
Posts: 2769
Location: London, UK
Not sure mdf is the best material for a frame-jig to be made from.


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: DIY Steel frame kit
PostPosted: Sun Mar 03, 2013 2:10 pm 
Offline

Joined: Thu Aug 23, 2012 11:19 pm
Posts: 195
I'm at a loss for words here.lol


Top
 Profile  
 
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 4 posts ] 


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: MSNbot Media and 9 guests


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  

   Similar Topics   Author   Replies   Views   Last post 
There are no new unread posts for this topic. need a recommendation on a steel frame

[ Go to page: 1, 2, 3 ]

in Road

mjduct

31

1460

Sun Dec 27, 2015 2:29 pm

elfuinha View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. Looking for a modern steel frame recommendations

[ Go to page: 1, 2, 3, 4 ]

in Road

Ahillock

51

3520

Sat Oct 24, 2015 4:43 am

mriddle View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. BIANCHI - Looking for a steel or aluminium frame / bike

[ Go to page: 1, 2 ]

in Road

ohergo

15

2113

Tue Mar 17, 2015 11:41 am

JulienLeBreton View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. Have you seen the Wabi multi-gear steel frame? Light!

in Road

rpenmanparker

13

1474

Mon Nov 23, 2015 2:55 am

RyanH View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. Svelte straight carbon fork for steel frame

in Road

HillRPete

12

931

Thu Apr 16, 2015 1:34 pm

HillRPete View the latest post


It is currently Sat Feb 06, 2016 4:12 am

All times are UTC + 1 hour




Advertising   –  FAQ   –  Contact   –  Convert   –  About

© Weight Weenies 2000-2013
hosted by starbike.com


How to get rid of these ads? Just register!


Powered by phpBB