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 Post subject: wide eyed!
PostPosted: Fri Sep 29, 2006 1:46 pm 
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today, i finally had a chance to vist our local cycle wholesale company, who have a large wharehouse FULL of biky bits! :lol: lots of it being old & cheap!

i was going mad looking everwhere like a kid in a sweet shop!

i was after some retro tyres for my ridgebazck 603 build, but alas i found none :cry:

BUT i did find some original deore xt sharkfins in the packet (got one spare..) & a 92'ish xtr front hub! then i ran out of time :cry:

ohwell.


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PostPosted: Sat Sep 30, 2006 4:55 am 
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ilm it and show us. Does he have more of those hubs?
I can use one, a only have the rear hub (wheel), and the front I sold last year, because I didn't get to spoking it.


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 Post subject: Shark fin
PostPosted: Sat Sep 30, 2006 9:31 am 
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XEO,

I'll have the other fin,

pm me how much. Thanks, Pete. :D


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PostPosted: Sat Sep 30, 2006 10:08 am 
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Well, if you're taking orders!!!!! I could do with a set of XTR hubs from 92-93 ish (pre that horrible grey finish). Would pay handsomely for both the hubs and your time :)


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PostPosted: Sat Sep 30, 2006 7:22 pm 
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Russell wrote:
Well, if you're taking orders!!!!! I could do with a set of XTR hubs from 92-93 ish (pre that horrible grey finish). Would pay handsomely for both the hubs and your time :)


Depends how handsomely, but PJW has some:

http://www.peterwhitecycles.com/xtrhubset.asp


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PostPosted: Sun Oct 01, 2006 1:07 pm 
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hey guys,
sorry to say the fins are gone :cry:
they got booked onto our shop stockfile when i was trying to hide them, & two members of staff swiped em'! you can find them on ebay though.
the xtr hubs gone aswell.
but i will be back to that place soonish! :wink:

i might start a new topic when i learn how to do photos, about all the retro bikes that come in for repair. heres what we've had in recently;

1988 overburys, with full 6spd xt groupset, A1 con. got pics.

1988 scott alu comp, xt 6spd again.

92' trek 930 in brand new con.

88' raleigh memphis

beast of the east


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