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PostPosted: Wed Dec 26, 2012 11:15 pm 
rBoTM Winner
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Location: Mansfield Woodhouse, Nott's.
nuff said!

http://www.hetchins.org/504.htm


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PostPosted: Thu Dec 27, 2012 12:46 am 
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http://www.woodrupcycles.com/frames.html

Kevin Sayles builds nicer frames than Hetchins did in the 70's IMHO.....

Shaun


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PostPosted: Thu Dec 27, 2012 9:48 am 
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I was given a copy of 'Made in England' for Christmas and Woodrup are one of the frame builders featured :shock:


http://www.pushprojects.net/


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PostPosted: Tue Jan 01, 2013 7:12 am 
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Mine in Tuscany this year.....

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A fat, old bloke, seems to be riding it though! :wink:


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PostPosted: Tue Jan 01, 2013 4:22 pm 
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stedlocks wrote:
Mine in Tuscany this year..... A fat, old bloke, seems to be riding it though! :wink:


Finally a post which is on topic!

Looks good to me matey as does the old guy 8)


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PostPosted: Tue Jan 01, 2013 5:48 pm 
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Vibrant rear .
Another classic piece of British design copied by many others.
Interesting reading here.
http://www.hetchins.org/403.htm.


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PostPosted: Tue Jan 01, 2013 6:09 pm 
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Thanks guys!

It (and I) rode the 205km course faultlessly!

14 hours though.......I was going for sub 12 until I made a slight detour 6 km uphill in the wrong direction!

Reading the link now ;0)


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