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Anyone here like American Chopper, here is the newest bike

Discussion in 'The Lounge' started by BlueBlazer, Mar 10, 2005.

  1. BlueBlazer

    BlueBlazer 1/2 ton status

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    cbbr 1 ton status GMOTM Winner

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    Its cool for what it is, but i can't see actually riding it.
     
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    Yea, their stuff is definitely more form than function, but still amazing what they can do with metal.
     
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    cbbr 1 ton status GMOTM Winner

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    I actuall would like to have, and ride, a few that they have done. either way, I like watching them fabricate (and bitch).
     
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    I think their most functional and better looking bike to date was the Snap-On tool bike, that turned out really sweet.
     
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    My fav is the Firebike. A tribute too the fallen fire fighters that lost thier lives on 9/11. That was way cool of them.
     
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    I just get an error, instead of a pic.

    I'm not into street bikes... at all.. but I do like to watch them build them. And I usually like the results.
     
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    I just edited the link, it should work now. If the link changes again, you can go to http://cat.com/ and follow the link to the Cat Chopper.
     
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    Did they go diesel?:D

    Nice bike.
     
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    Yep, they should have used one of the Cat power plants, just like they did for that lawn mower bike. :grin:
    I do like that exhaust though.
     
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    I don't care for American Chopper but from the purely truck enthusiast standpoint(and as a kid who played on heavy equipment, thanks dad) I must say I love that thing.
     
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    They should have put a scraper blade on the down tubes:D
     
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    I heard the next project is going to be a Trojan condom bike.
     
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    LOL, I don't even what too see the grips on that one.
     
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    That looks pretty cool. My favorite was the I robot bike.
     
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    Those guys are clowns...I can't stand that show. The Cat bike, sorry doesn't do a thing for me. None of the fab looks like it took any thought either.

    Just my opinion. Even a Cat bike should have got a round tube frame.

    Rene
     
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    Looks a little cooler and different, then most of their bikes.
     
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    I typically like the show and their bikes, but that one is ugly as hell.

    I don't think the word fabrication should be used to identify anything made by that shop. The only thing they make is handlebars and gas tanks.:frown1:
     
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    I really thought that bike was cool too, it was wierd watching them cut up all those Snap On wrenches though!

    I like watching the show but they are more bike assemblers than bike builders. Wish they would paint their own stuff or build their own engines or something....
     

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