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 Post subject: Ceased to Exist
PostPosted: Tue Aug 20, 2013 2:28 pm 
Dirt Disciple
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looking to create a list of manufacturers that ceased to exist including the likes of companys that were bought out like Klein.

Be interesting if reasons for the demise or the sale were given.

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 Post subject: Re: Ceased to Exist
PostPosted: Tue Aug 20, 2013 4:11 pm 
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The info is probably all out there somewhere: http://www.google.co.uk/

Sounds like you want us to do your homework for you. :P


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 Post subject: Re: Ceased to Exist
PostPosted: Tue Aug 20, 2013 4:20 pm 
retrobike rider
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Could be a fun game.

Lets start with Zero and X-Lite.


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 Post subject: Re: Ceased to Exist
PostPosted: Tue Aug 20, 2013 4:34 pm 
Gold Trader / PoTM Winner / RB Rider
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Location: 54 Festive Road Winchcombe GLOUCS Yarp...
Don't know why but Overburys springs to mind.


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 Post subject: Re: Ceased to Exist
PostPosted: Tue Aug 20, 2013 4:35 pm 
BoTY & PoTM Winner
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BIGFOOT/smokestone.

But to be fair, this could end up the longest thread in history....


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 Post subject: Re: Ceased to Exist
PostPosted: Tue Aug 20, 2013 4:38 pm 
Anglian Deputy AEC
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Parkpre USA exist only in name, they haven't made any frames for nearly 10 years but the company owner is looking for a backer to get things rolling again.


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 Post subject: Re: Ceased to Exist
PostPosted: Tue Aug 20, 2013 4:58 pm 
retrobike rider
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Pretty much all of them at some point.
Rocky Mountain is one you may not think of, but it's not what it was BiTD.

Might be easier to do the opposite ;-)


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 Post subject: Re: Ceased to Exist
PostPosted: Tue Aug 20, 2013 5:14 pm 
retrobike rider / Gold Trader
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The History Man wrote:
Don't know why but Overburys springs to mind.


Alive and well at 138 Ashley Road, Bristol.


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 Post subject: Re: Ceased to Exist
PostPosted: Tue Aug 20, 2013 5:14 pm 
BoTM Winner / Gold Trader
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You're going to need a separate Killed by Trek sub-category.


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 Post subject: Re: Ceased to Exist
PostPosted: Tue Aug 20, 2013 5:20 pm 
retrobike rider / Gold Trader
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Fat Chance.
Alpinestars.
Univega?
Fusion.
Kirk.
Crud.


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