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Old November 11th, 2010, 9:39 PM   #1
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This might be old news, just found ANT Bike Mike's ( Mike Flanigan ) Flickr page from Fat City Cycles.


Very cool photos.......!

Mike made many of our frames, his name is on my frame card, and is old Fort Worth.....my tale is at http://www.flickr.com/photos/paulmos...7623491141518/

Hope everyone is well, your seat tube is dry and you are riding!

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Old November 11th, 2010, 10:28 PM   #2
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Nice info, nice link

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Old November 12th, 2010, 8:20 AM   #3
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Cool stuff for sure. I bet I-Robot will dig these photos!
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Old November 12th, 2010, 8:09 PM   #4
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You got that right Tony!

If memory serves, those were taken during a Fat City dealer party - probably 1993 after we finally got Linden St up and running full steam. The three shots of the "welding demo" are of me welding a titanium frame and showing our visitors all of the steps needed to properly execute TI welding. I remember the party but don't really remember that shirt! LOL

We even made a "farthest traveler" award which was a pen/pencil holder made from a discarded downtube sleeve and a piece of plate. I bead-blasted the sleeve and then welded it to the plate without creating any heat tint. It looked pretty cool when it was done and I believe some guys from Kentucky got it.

Great pics - good to see Mike again. I miss him

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Old November 13th, 2010, 11:58 AM   #5
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Great photos--thanks for passing them along!

Really cool paint jobs and the shot with all the welded frames is pretty awesome.
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Old November 16th, 2010, 9:24 PM   #6
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I was there that night in november there was a killer ride before thoes open houses were a lot of fun.
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