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PostPosted: Tue Jan 19, 2010 7:57 pm 
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fisher maybe?


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PostPosted: Tue Jan 19, 2010 8:13 pm 
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I took off some funky decals that were over the headtube and exposed that decal of a bird .The paint job is a splatter that looks to be original.
the red streaks are some i have not removed yet.When shining in a sideways light i can make out on the top tube where there was some decals.I can barely see maybe six characters.The last one is maybe S or A or something to that manner.I will post closup pics tonight.


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PostPosted: Tue Jan 19, 2010 8:17 pm 
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perhaps try rubbing some thinners on it, see if the black paint comes of


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PostPosted: Tue Jan 19, 2010 8:19 pm 
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I did when i was removing the residue of the decals and the paint did not come off.


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PostPosted: Tue Jan 19, 2010 10:49 pm 
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Probably talking complete rubbish but isn't there a brand called American Eagle, the headbadge is eagle like :?


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PostPosted: Wed Jan 20, 2010 6:23 am 
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Well i took the bika apart.Here are few more pics.
I found this stamped on the rear side of the seat tube just above the bb.
I think this is a Jokota Yosemite.1990.


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PostPosted: Wed Jan 20, 2010 6:26 am 
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2nd pic


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PostPosted: Wed Jan 20, 2010 6:28 am 
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3rd pic


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PostPosted: Wed Jan 20, 2010 5:09 pm 
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Nice pedals!


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PostPosted: Wed Jan 20, 2010 7:02 pm 
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this is all I found with pics - later model but likely means head badge on yours probably isn't original - that doesn't mean you shouldn't keep it though. Looks like a decent steel frame, I love the pedals too.

http://forums.mtbr.com/showthread.php?t=320147


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