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A Gongey is a special being. Having been created in the fiery furnaces of hell...wait...let me start over.
Back when collars were huge and pants were in the shape of bells I was born. The year was 1977. After 10 long months of gestation I was ready to join the world and make my contribution.
This blog is a record of my life. Good, bad and generally mundane!

After hours upon hours of toil, sweat, blood and tears the bike is finally done!  I still have to get the back brakes working and tighten up the front chain.  But all in all it works pretty sweet!

I tested it with my 2nd cousin(I will refer to him as “the engine”).  Hot off the welder, I took the bike down from the work table.  After a quick inspection of the welds and a little cooling time, the engine and I took the bike for a “test flight”.  I boldly sat down on the captains seat(front seat), and the engine took his place.  A little wobbly at first, we soon got the jist of riding tandem.  I courageously had the idea to take the bike on a slight hill by my hangar(house).  We reached the base of our high altitude climb, i kicked the engine(and told him to start pedaling), and away we went.  That hill was a breeze!  Next time I will try pedaling and see if it’s any easier!  🙂

With a little tweaking to the brakes and the gears this bike will be pretty sweet!  Even with half the gears working you can haul butt! 

The bike is a mixture of 3 different bikes; a schwinn, murray and a GT.  When I get another bug up my butt I will paint it.  But for now enjoy the splendor!

Franken-Bike

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22 Responses to Franken-Bike is HEERREEE!!!

  1. Gongeylittle says:

    That’s pretty awsome! You should take it through the canyon and see how many people stare. Who’s the engine?

  2. Semi Gongey says:

    All I have to say is SWEEEEEET! and I donated

  3. Gongey says:

    Davey’s kid Trevor was the engine. I just fixed the brakes, now I have to tweak the gears and chain. After that I will have a B I G Pimpin’ bike-o-la.

  4. Semi Gongey says:

    I keep picturing that cartoon with the 3 bears where the papa bear puts his feet on the handle bars and the momma bear does the same and then they show the baby bear pedalin his lil heart out

  5. ¡¤§ ¥ ð µ £ £¤¡ says:

    haha either taht or they are all peddeling and whistling a merry song…….. and when they go down on a hill the all rise up and down. haha cute…….. Thats awesome Bri…… WheN I come down I want to see it

  6. Gongey says:

    haha! It’s hard work steering. I might as well let the peon…errr…back person do all the pedaling. 😉

  7. Gongeylittle says:

    When ya comin’ down syd? Imagine goin to school on that? I wonder what people would call you then?

  8. ¡¤§ ¥ ð µ £ £¤¡ says:

    lol! you wouldn’t be able to make a stupid name out of that one…….. or can you?…….. Hmmm I’ll think about this. And Ash I’m coming over prolly in august sometime. Maybe earlier then that I dunno….. I’m going somewhere on the 21st

  9. Gongeylittle says:

    ohh…..

  10. ¡¤§ ¥ ð µ £ £¤¡ says:

    sorry, but I’m definatly coming down as soon as possible. I wouldn’t miss seeing you guys for the world I love you guys to much.

  11. Gongeylittle says:

    So sweet!

  12. Mary says:

    So when does the bride of Franken-bike arrive?

  13. ¡¤§ ¥ ð µ £ £¤¡ says:

    Haha that would be awesome …. then u could paint it black and white

  14. Gongeylittle says:

    What was the add to the christmas family website?

  15. Gongey says:

    christmasfamily.com but the site isn’t up. Nobody seemed interested in it. So i stopped hosting it.

  16. ¡¤§ ¥ ð µ £ £¤¡ says:

    haha cause Who wants to know about a Christmas family? lol just kidding! I didn’t even know there was one

  17. Gongeylittle says:

    I can start filming stuff for it. or take pictrues. i dunno but i want to see it again.

  18. Semi Gongey says:

    I agree with Ash, BRING BACK CHRISTMAS!

  19. ¡¤§ ¥ ð µ £ £¤¡ says:

    Christmas in July!!!! YAY….. or august or whenever it would get back up……

  20. ¡¤§ ¥ ð µ £ £¤¡ says:

    ya know i’ve noticed that I’m almost all ways the last comment…….. thats messed up

  21. The boy who cried Gongey says:

    Whos the last comment now punk!!!!

  22. ¡¤§ ¥ ð µ £ £¤¡ says:

    OH!!!! NOw what??? huH?? HUH?? OH!!!

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