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PostPosted: Sun Jun 30, 2013 9:30 am 
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What's left of an 88 arrival?


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PostPosted: Sun Jun 30, 2013 9:32 am 
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Looks that way to me check out the dropouts and it has XT on it :wink: :D


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PostPosted: Sun Jun 30, 2013 9:33 am 
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Worth saving then?


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PostPosted: Sun Jun 30, 2013 9:41 am 
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Personally I would say yes, but is it too small for you did you say ?


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PostPosted: Sun Jun 30, 2013 9:44 am 
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Actually it's 20 inches so would be fine :P


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PostPosted: Sun Jun 30, 2013 9:48 am 
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Well then I think it is well worth saving they were unusual but probably a patina build would be best rather than lavishing loads on it :wink: :D :D


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PostPosted: Sun Jun 30, 2013 11:02 am 
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:facepalm: Ok. Stripped. Quill stuck. Other that wd40 soaking. Any suggestions? Alloy to steel quill


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PostPosted: Sun Jun 30, 2013 11:06 am 
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A big hammer, or even better a slide hammer.


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PostPosted: Sun Jun 30, 2013 11:07 am 
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It is steel to steel as the forks are probably chromoly :wink: Plusgas would be better than WD40 too :wink:


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PostPosted: Sun Jun 30, 2013 11:10 am 
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Soaking in Coke also genuinely works.
Firstly though put the bolt back in the wedge from underneath the frame and give it a few taps to see if it moves.


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