I built this for a Rat Rod Bike Build-off. I named it The Cat’s Ass.
Frame: Early 80’s Miyata 210. CroMo frame/ HiTen fork Braze-ons shaved and brake bridge removed. Paint–Rustoleum Rusty Metal Primer, Black Satin and Matte Clear.
Wheels: Rear– Original Araya chrome steel rim. Shimano CB-e110 hub. Sapim spokes and nipples. Spokes and nipples washered. Front–Maillard hub. Original spokes. New Sun M13II rim. Laced 3 leading, 3 trailing.
Tires: Rear–CST Traveller City Classic 27 x 1-3/8 Front–Kenda K36 27 x 1-1/8 skinwall
Parts: SR Custom crank, drilled and polished. Outer chain ring removed. Tange headset, Shimano bottom bracket, Atom stem, Unknown bars, Union pedals, Selle San Marco saddle, Sunlite seatpost.
Fenders: Chromed steel fenders from a 70’s Ross Europa, bobbed, stays removed, narrowed.
Thanks for looking. Peace. jodphoto