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 Post subject: Gt Karakoram question
PostPosted: Wed Sep 18, 2013 12:38 pm 
Dirt Disciple

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Hi guys, im new to the forum. Im picking up a 1991 gt Karakoram on Friday that is missing a seat post. Does anyone on here know what diameter it needs. I've no calipers so a ruler is best i will be ably to do, but I want to get it right. Thanks
Richard


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PostPosted: Wed Sep 18, 2013 12:41 pm 
retrobike rider / Gold Trader
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Coincidentally, that's one of the few I've added to the new frame database on the wiki :)

http://www.retrobike.co.uk/wiki/MTB_Frame_Database

Great purchase by the way!


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PostPosted: Wed Sep 18, 2013 12:47 pm 
Classified Mod / Lincs, East and South Yorks AEC
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Welcome to the forum and a great choice of bike may I say :D

Whereabouts in our great county are you Yorkshire lad?


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PostPosted: Wed Sep 18, 2013 12:56 pm 
Dirt Disciple

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Thanks for the fast reply mate. Much appreciated. I live in Birstall West Yorks. I will get some pics up at the weekend. thanks again
Richard


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PostPosted: Wed Sep 18, 2013 1:01 pm 
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Two Karakoram fans reply to your post within 10 minutes :D


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PostPosted: Wed Sep 18, 2013 1:03 pm 
Dirt Disciple

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:D I loved the inferno colour. Hope its a keeper,

Richard


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PostPosted: Wed Sep 18, 2013 1:53 pm 
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It's a beauty. I would love another Karakoram.


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PostPosted: Wed Sep 18, 2013 6:52 pm 
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Join the club :D


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PostPosted: Wed Sep 18, 2013 8:18 pm 
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Loved my Karakoram BITD...would love another sometime...welcome to the site!

Doug


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PostPosted: Wed Sep 18, 2013 9:04 pm 
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Thanks Doug. good pics. Retro dude.


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