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Henderson JC Higgins - Whatever Classic Bicycle you may
- Our Restoration Guide can help you !
Classic Biycle Disassembly Tips
|Before you begin dissassembly of a restoration project - TAKE SOME
So there is an excellent chance that you will be able to remove
some of the paint on top of the TWO-TONE junction areas revealing important
details about the original paint. Once again, full details of this process
are available on the Video.
||These photos and notes you make now will assist you when it's time
to put the bike back together and help you in painting it correctly.
|Make sure your photos are UP CLOSE and personal, giving you a good
representation of the original paint design.
||In the Videotape, I will show you how to "LIFT" paint designs off your
original bike for duplication later.
|If your bike has been re-painted There is still hope in finding out
the original paint scheme. It will take some extra detective work on your
part but most likely you will be able to recover most, if not all of the
original paint scheme .
||Most likely, the original paint was not stripped off by sandblasting
or chemically removed, rather, the second paint job was either sprayed
directly over the original paint or 'brushed' on top of it.