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PostPosted: Mon Apr 01, 2013 7:43 pm 
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well, i thought i'd try the newly painted attitude today, started off trying to keep it cleanish...
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then it got a bit messy!!
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then the track ended in a big lump of mud!
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then the bike stopped!
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then the clean!!!

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and bath the dog!!
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this did make me wonder why we buy lightweight parts....this was a 40lb bike!! :facepalm:


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PostPosted: Tue Apr 02, 2013 2:10 pm 
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The way bikes should be ridden :lol:


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PostPosted: Tue Apr 02, 2013 9:33 pm 
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Think we should all save a copy of pic no.4 and repost it the next time a Klein thread goes a bit handbags at dawn. :D


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PostPosted: Wed Apr 03, 2013 12:36 am 
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yeah...but it's not a real klein!
aparrently as desirable as an appollo!!! ha ha!!


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PostPosted: Wed Apr 03, 2013 8:58 am 
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zetecmk2 wrote:
yeah...but it's not a real klein!


:shock: :shock: Dun Dun Duuun............just don't say the 'T' word!!!! :lol:


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PostPosted: Wed Apr 03, 2013 5:07 pm 
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zetecmk2 wrote:
well, i thought i'd try the newly painted attitude today, started off trying to keep it cleanish...
then the bike stopped!
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then the clean!!!


hmmmm, if you value your frame and forks, I would recommend that when you reach this point, you turn around and find another path.

I didn't and scraped the paint on my Lefty fork and rear carbon stays..... :twisted:


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PostPosted: Thu Apr 04, 2013 9:01 am 
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02gf74 wrote:
zetecmk2 wrote:
well, i thought i'd try the newly painted attitude today, started off trying to keep it cleanish...
then the bike stopped!
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then the clean!!!


hmmmm, if you value your frame and forks, I would recommend that when you reach this point, you turn around and find another path.

I didn't and scraped the paint on my Lefty fork and rear carbon stays..... :twisted:


easy fix..ride backwards for about a mile and it will fall off, you might too but the mud will be gone :lol:


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PostPosted: Thu Apr 04, 2013 10:12 am 
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sounds good in theory but the mud round where I live is not uinidirectional so will clog up on the other side.


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PostPosted: Thu Apr 04, 2013 5:36 pm 
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easy, after backwards go forwards again :lol:


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PostPosted: Thu Apr 04, 2013 8:03 pm 
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it seems to have 24 forward gears....but i can't find reverse!!!!
do "real" kleins have reverse?


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