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PostPosted: Wed Jun 03, 2020 11:30 am 
Old School Hero
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Has anybody heard to the Thunderbird brand.

there is a model alaska near me for no momey needs a bit of work.

Tang MTB OS tubes and tange cro-mo forks
internal top tube routing, i've only seen a couple of rubbih pics.

cannot find anyhthing on it.
only other hit is here.
https://www.ebay.ie/itm/90s-MTB-bike-fr ... 7#viTabs_0

anybody know anything?

cheers


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 Post subject: Re: Thunderbird brand
PostPosted: Wed Jun 03, 2020 12:12 pm 
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Read they were made in same factory as Diamondbacks, have seen Thunderbird bmx's too, not sure if same brand though :?


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 Post subject: Re: Thunderbird brand
PostPosted: Wed Jun 03, 2020 12:48 pm 
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mk one wrote:
Read they were made in same factory as Diamondbacks, have seen Thunderbird bmx's too, not sure if same brand though :?


Looking at the branding and paintwork, I could believe that!


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Well I picked it up for a Tenner, pretty much XT throughout, missing the crankset and rings, but hubs , mechs, changers, brakes, all look to be XT.
I'll get some pics up if anyone is interested.


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