Introduction: Quick Bike Makeover

About: If it breaks, fix it. If it works, take it apart. If it can be bought, make it. If it doesn't exist, create it.

Have an old bike that needs some love?
This was an old one we had kicking around in the basement.
I dug it out and repainted it for my sister!

Beginner - intermediate.

Sand paper
Metal polish

Step 1: Strip Down

Remove all the components down to the bike frame.

Step 2: Prime and Paint the Frame

Choose a colour theme and don't forget to mask!

Step 3: Reassemble.

Pic 1
Reassemble the bike.

Pic 2
Fork Detail

Pic 3
Hub Detail

Step 4: Finished

Pic 1: Done!

Pic 2: Handlebar detail

Fix & Improve It Contest

Participated in the
Fix & Improve It Contest