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post #1 of 42 (permalink) Old 06-01-2019, 01:39 AM Thread Starter
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My bonnie petina look

So I picked up a beat up tank to mess with, pretty excited how is coming along, can't wait to see it on the bike! Let me know what ya'll think! I had a little help from my daughter, priceless!
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post #2 of 42 (permalink) Old 06-01-2019, 06:08 AM
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That's beginning to look really good !!

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post #3 of 42 (permalink) Old 06-01-2019, 06:23 AM
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How do you fasten the tube fittings?
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post #4 of 42 (permalink) Old 06-01-2019, 09:01 AM Thread Starter
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That's beginning to look really good !!
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How do you fasten the tube fittings?
I'm gonna tic Weld those in.
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post #5 of 42 (permalink) Old 06-01-2019, 10:07 AM
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Sorry for the stupid question, but what are those fittings for?

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post #6 of 42 (permalink) Old 06-01-2019, 10:20 AM Thread Starter
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Sorry for the stupid question, but what are those fittings for? <img src="https://www.triumphrat.net/images/smilies/confused.gif" border="0" alt="" title="Confused" class="inlineimg" />
Hey no prob. I will put a cLear hose there and I would be able to see my fuel level.
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post #7 of 42 (permalink) Old 06-02-2019, 08:31 AM
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I kind of like it. Really hoping to do some custom tank work for myself one of these days.
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post #8 of 42 (permalink) Old 06-02-2019, 08:59 AM
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That looks really cool. What are you doing with the other side of the tank, are you removing the dent/scrape, or leaving it?
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post #9 of 42 (permalink) Old 06-02-2019, 11:31 AM Thread Starter
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I kind of like it. Really hoping to do some custom tank work for myself one of these days.
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That looks really cool. What are you doing with the other side of the tank, are you removing the dent/scrape, or leaving it?
At this time leaving it as is. Thanks!
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post #10 of 42 (permalink) Old 06-02-2019, 09:02 PM
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