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PostPosted: Sat Sep 21, 2019 6:03 am 
Retro Guru
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is that a crack on the bottom bracket shell between the stays??


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PostPosted: Sat Sep 21, 2019 8:15 pm 
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no, it's the varnish


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PostPosted: Sun Sep 22, 2019 5:35 pm 
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I painted the fork, new stem (shorter), new handlebar (lighter), new grips with lock-on, new tires, new saddle stem & saddle, Magura HS22

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the bike is responsive, lively, and now it brakes very well

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my favorite JoyCon :mrgreen:

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PostPosted: Sun Sep 22, 2019 7:37 pm 
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Lovely! I remember my mate borrowing one from a shop back in '91. Very cool. Didn't the headtubes like to crack on these?


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PostPosted: Sun Sep 22, 2019 7:48 pm 
Dirt Disciple
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thank you

I don't know for the headtubes, that's my first CR7, but I'll try to ride carefully


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PostPosted: Sun Oct 27, 2019 9:10 pm 
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hi

I found a Gary Fisher Montare fork, 1991 (and the handlebar)

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it's in Cr-Mo, and 1"1/4 (the old one was on 1"1/8)

fortunately I had an old MTB with headset in 1"1/4, so :

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always a pleasure to ride :D


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