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PostPosted: Sat Nov 29, 2008 6:58 am 
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First real day of summer (sorry guys) and took out the Kileaua SE for a ride!! Riding down the Hutt River Trail (5mins from my front door)- where they filmed some of the lord of the rings!!!

tried a $8500 gary fisher hi-fi carbon 29er thing today too and the Kona still made me smile more!!!!!!

Pics are just for anthony!!!


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PostPosted: Sat Nov 29, 2008 7:37 am 
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Looks a lot prettier than Mordor!

Gotta say that colour looks awesome in the sun. Did you manage to get a RAL code out of Kona?


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PostPosted: Sat Nov 29, 2008 7:43 am 
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Geoff wrote:
Looks a lot prettier than Mordor!

Gotta say that colour looks awesome in the sun. Did you manage to get a RAL code out of Kona?


havent actually tried yet...

the local guy here has got an old piece of columbis tubing he is spraying in several blues that look similar on the cards but may look different on the frame.

will keep it posted!


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PostPosted: Sat Nov 29, 2008 7:50 am 
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Superb, looks like a proper bike,looks like a good ride too :D


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PostPosted: Sat Nov 29, 2008 1:12 pm 
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That river looks inviting...


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PostPosted: Sat Nov 29, 2008 1:23 pm 
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theboy wrote:
That river looks inviting...

its alway full of dogs and small children......at leat I think they're children.......could be hobbits!!!


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PostPosted: Sun Nov 30, 2008 2:19 am 
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I'm so jealous. Wish I lived there too!! Need a lodger?


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PostPosted: Sun Nov 30, 2008 2:24 am 
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haha yeah its pretty amazing - i'll post some photos of the new trails we found yesterday as well!!!

plenty of bikes here mate so if you are ever in the area!!!!


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PostPosted: Sun Nov 30, 2008 7:56 am 
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:mrgreen: Jealous, me, no, well maybe a little bit. Does make emigrating look even more invitng..............


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PostPosted: Sun Nov 30, 2008 8:20 am 
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xizang wrote:
:mrgreen: Jealous, me, no, well maybe a little bit. Does make emigrating look even more invitng..............


this isnt even the nicest trail mate!! this is an easy trail just at the bottom of our driveway and 20mins from capital city!!!

This is why I left Birmingham?? Water - and its not a canal or rain :wink:


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