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    Default Re: Chris Bishop / Bishop Handcrafted Bicycles

    perfect
     

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    Frame is complete....and ready for paint. ETA - about 2 months due to painter delays. Think I'm excited????

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    I can't wait to ride this....and - run my fingers over these gorgeous lugs....umm....yeah I have a problem!

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    Default Re: Chris Bishop / Bishop Handcrafted Bicycles

    Looks great! Pick a color yet?
    "I guess you're some weird relic of an obsolete age." - davids

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    2 months for paint?!??!?
     

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    Quote Originally Posted by funcrusher View Post
    2 months for paint?!??!?
    Seems pretty quick given the state of the world.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Matthew Strongin View Post
    Looks great! Pick a color yet?
    I'm vacillating as we speak. Chris sent me some color sample books and the choices are endless with variations between colors being very subtle. I want some shade of light metallic blue with off-white or pearled white (matte or metallic?) panels bordered by pin strips to tie everything together.

    But yeah....Ice Blue Metallic is on my short list....as is Aqua Metallic. But then there is.........!!

    Quote Originally Posted by funcrusher View Post
    2 months for paint?!??!?
    Chris is telling me that COVID has painters backed up....plus he's particular about who paints his frames. It seems that the guy he wants is very busy. I'm not complaining! Originally I figured 6 months to a year.....I sent my deposit in Febuary, so it's really only been about 5 months so far. I'll GLADLY wait for Chris's recommended painter.
     

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    Quote Originally Posted by NorTX-Dave View Post
    I'm vacillating as we speak. Chris sent me some color sample books and the choices are endless with variations between colors being very subtle. I want some shade of light metallic blue with off-white or pearled white (matte or metallic?) panels bordered by pin strips to tie everything together.

    But yeah....Ice Blue Metallic is on my short list....as is Aqua Metallic. But then there is.........!!
    Those are the colors on my short list too!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Matthew Strongin View Post
    Those are the colors on my short list too!
    Stealing everyone's paint schemes, eh? ;-)
     

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    Quote Originally Posted by happycampyer View Post
    Stealing everyone's paint schemes, eh? ;-)
    Sure seems like it.
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    To confuse you more...I am a big fan of Hero Blue and White (TK did my Spectrum in those. LOVE)....or check out a blue that Ford uses on F150’s and Mustangs called Lightening Blue. I think that Lightening one may be a version of the metallic blues that I am surmising you are into.

    White with Blue is classy in my book. Especially when the blue really pops. It can also work well with a creamy white. ATMO.

    Your bike is a beauty pre-paint as is. So I can only imagine...
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    Quote Originally Posted by htwoopup View Post
    To confuse you more...I am a big fan of Hero Blue and White (TK did my Spectrum in those. LOVE)....or check out a blue that Ford uses on F150’s and Mustangs called Lightening Blue. I think that Lightening one may be a version of the metallic blues that I am surmising you are into.

    ..........Your bike is a beauty pre-paint as is. So I can only imagine...
    Thanks - those blues are nice. And thanks for the compliment.
     

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    Quote Originally Posted by NorTX-Dave View Post
    Frame is complete....and ready for paint. ETA - about 2 months due to painter delays. Think I'm excited????

    thumbnail_IMG_7656.jpg

    I can't wait to ride this....and - run my fingers over these gorgeous lugs....umm....yeah I have a problem!

    thumbnail_IMG_7648.jpg

    thumbnail_IMG_7649.jpg

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    Wow! It almost seems a shame to paint it. Beautiful.
     

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    Quote Originally Posted by darkmother View Post
    Wow! It almost seems a shame to paint it. Beautiful.
    I agree totally! And thanks!

    But I've selected a blue called "Ocean Mist Metallic" with an off white pearl for the panels.
     

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