Some here like bikes, so here is mine

The first restoration project I ever did. My dad and I built it when I was in Jr. High. It started out life as this:

Some here like bikes, so here is mine

My dad's old 1967 Huffy Eldorado.

We built it do what I wanted and it's pretty much what he would have done to it back in the day. It was a complete frame off restoration, here is the frame that I hand stripped down to the steel using only sand paper and sanding blocks.

Some here like bikes, so here is mine

Just look at that brazing, we almost just cleared over it. But we used a rattle can enamel for a tougher finish.

Some here like bikes, so here is mine

Motorcycle style forks, just because.

Some here like bikes, so here is mine

The pedals, sprocket, and chain are all original, just cleaned up.

Notice what's in the background. Yes, that is the Pinto Wagon...