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PostPosted: Tue Oct 19, 2010 10:47 pm 
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Recently picked up this lovely and (except for tyres) completely original example. A little bit of cleaning up and it's ready to go 8)


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PostPosted: Tue Oct 19, 2010 10:50 pm 
North Wales AEC / OWMTBC 2010 Champion
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Lovely! Although how did i miss it? I've been after one for a while.


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PostPosted: Tue Oct 19, 2010 10:52 pm 
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uber cool love that alot, nice find


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PostPosted: Tue Oct 19, 2010 10:54 pm 
King of the Skip Monkeys
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yes, very nice.

I considered this one but as I already have something similar, I left it be.

lets put 'em side by side:

Lugs are the same but my rear is far more slender...

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King of the Skip Monkeys
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a 'its cool' bump.


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retrobike rider / Gold Trader
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Hi KG :) , Now that is very cool you lucky chap.

Liking it an awful lot. Make sure you ride this on the next SW ride :wink:

How does it ride ?



legrandefromage wrote:
but my rear is far more slender...



:lol: :lol:


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PostPosted: Wed Oct 20, 2010 2:10 pm 
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That's 8) . You've got to bring it to Haldon!!! :D


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Gold Trader / PoTM Winner / RB Rider
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8)


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PostPosted: Wed Oct 20, 2010 2:54 pm 
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8) Bought my first MTB in FW Evans (as it was then known).

Like that a lot. Great that it's in such near original condition/ set up.


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PostPosted: Wed Oct 20, 2010 2:57 pm 
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Very nice.


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