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 Post subject: Picked up 90's orange
PostPosted: Sun Jan 21, 2018 2:34 pm 
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Picked up a 90's orange polished alloy ,
It had one of those awlful motors attached thankfully the guy I brought it off too it off ,wheels crank rear Mech are scrap and cheap stuff

Has X lite blue leavers azonic bars org stem and seat post,
And the Judy's need a rebuild

Will post pics when I get home

Paid £50 for the old girl

Guy said it was a clockwork but I not sure


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PostPosted: Sun Jan 21, 2018 3:32 pm 
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Polished alloy will be the Elite, E2, E3 etc. Get a picture up and we'll sort it! :D


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PostPosted: Sun Jan 21, 2018 3:40 pm 
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Will interested to see the pics also...


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PostPosted: Sun Jan 21, 2018 6:17 pm 
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PostPosted: Sun Jan 21, 2018 6:32 pm 
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The A-team :)

Nice buy for that price, it gives you something to do. Keep us updated


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PostPosted: Sun Jan 21, 2018 6:35 pm 
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it was cheap lol just trying to find the model


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PostPosted: Sun Jan 21, 2018 6:46 pm 
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Thats an Orange E3 from around 1995. Check for cracks around seattube and headtube (prone to cracks). Still a good find. Very light frames, got a few nices pieces with it too. :)


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PostPosted: Sun Jan 21, 2018 6:51 pm 
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just been looking at the cataloges and i agree its a E3 seems have no cracks in it ,
I just sent off my marin nail trail to get a crack welded
for £50 could not say no

any one know the cataloge specs on it


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PostPosted: Mon Jan 22, 2018 6:12 pm 
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Nice touch! Top work for finding one that's not cracked


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