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Old 11-22-2012, 09:46 PM   #1
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In need of custom stickers and horn

Hello all,

I am rebuilding an old walmart bike I was given for free to be a security bicycles at the facility I run security at. I have the approval to do it. I am basically just using the frame and replacing everything else with better parts.

I am need of some things and thought I'd get suggestions from you all!

1. I need a loud horn since its required due to fork truck traffic. Those squeek horns are not loud enough, I need something that someone will hear while running a fork truck.

2. Where is the best place where I can get reflective stickers made for my bicycle? I need to make a few "SECURITY" stickers that are reflective.

I will be sure to post photos of my WOP as I build it if you all would like me too



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Old 11-22-2012, 10:06 PM   #2
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Try these guys for the stickers.

www.reflectiveconcepts.com

I've had them make me custom stickers before. They have reflective colors. Just tell them what you want or find a picture close to what you want and 90% of the time they can make it for you at a fair price.



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Old 11-22-2012, 10:23 PM   #3
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Unless you use an electric horn, I am not familiar with a regular bike horn that will be that loud. Depending on how many times you will need to blast it, you could go with a handheld air horn placed in a water bottle holder mounted on the handlebar. Maybe someone else here knows of one that you could use.

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For a horn, try the AirZound air horn - 110dB and recharges with a bike pump. Use it again and again.

http://www.airzound.co.uk/

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^^ That things pretty noisy!

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For a horn, try the AirZound air horn - 110dB and recharges with a bike pump. Use it again and again.

http://www.airzound.co.uk/
There ya go!
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Old 11-23-2012, 01:52 PM   #8
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you can thefirestore.com and thecopshop.com for stickers.

galls.com is a good bet, but I think they're pricing is a bit on the high end.

I agree on the AirZound, awesome piece of kit.

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Any local sign shop will have a reflective vinyl in a variety of colors. They can cut what you need in any size or font. Try a small shop and plead poverty. You should get them pretty cheap.



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