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Saw this at the Lone Star Roundup
« on: April 14, 2016, 05:52:42 PM »
I saw this at the Lone Star Roundup last weekend.



The valve covers have "Chief Ambassador" engraved on them.






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Re: Saw this at the Lone Star Roundup
« Reply #1 on: April 14, 2016, 09:25:13 PM »
that bike is COOL!
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Re: Saw this at the Lone Star Roundup
« Reply #2 on: April 14, 2016, 09:47:29 PM »
There is one of those here in
Kansas.  Definitely cool. 

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Re: Saw this at the Lone Star Roundup
« Reply #3 on: April 15, 2016, 09:50:03 AM »
That is much nicer than a lot of the "customs" I've seen.

The Chief Ambassador is a nice touch.

I give it a  :thumb: :thumb:

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Re: Saw this at the Lone Star Roundup
« Reply #4 on: August 06, 2016, 09:10:06 AM »
Very nice.
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Re: Saw this at the Lone Star Roundup
« Reply #5 on: August 06, 2016, 04:19:29 PM »
Looks nice, and looks practical to ride with the footpeg setup, although the bars would be hard to hang on to in the wind.

He managed to get a Loop front wheel onto that Indian girder.   Lots of fabrication I'm sure but at least he's got a brake now instead of the fairy-pressing-a-dandelion-head-on-the-hub thing that came on the original Indians ...

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Re: Saw this at the Lone Star Roundup
« Reply #6 on: August 06, 2016, 04:41:31 PM »
I think it's a bit sad.  :sad:

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Re: Saw this at the Lone Star Roundup
« Reply #7 on: August 06, 2016, 04:49:50 PM »
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Re: Saw this at the Lone Star Roundup
« Reply #8 on: August 06, 2016, 05:47:07 PM »
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Re: Saw this at the Lone Star Roundup
« Reply #9 on: August 06, 2016, 06:13:05 PM »
Looks nearly identical to the one Bryan Fuller built:
http://cyrilhuzeblog.com/2012/09/24/the-chief-ambassador-by-bryan-fuller-fusion-style/



That could explain why it says "Fuller" on the fender of the bike in the original pic! :)
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Re: Saw this at the Lone Star Roundup
« Reply #10 on: August 06, 2016, 06:57:43 PM »
That could explain why it says "Fuller" on the fender of the bike in the original pic! :)

Just glanced at the photo in the original post, didn't notice the "Fuller" at the time. Looks like he's modified it some since the first photos.
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Re: Saw this at the Lone Star Roundup
« Reply #11 on: August 06, 2016, 08:09:17 PM »
Engraving like that must cost a small fortune?
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