Marin mans' feedback

Author:  IDB1 [ Wed Aug 18, 2010 5:55 pm ]
Post subject:  Marin mans' feedback

Couldn't find one, apologies if it's lurking somewhere and I'm visually challenged..

But . . . . .

The spirit of RetroBIKE lives within its' members. . . . .

mm Karma'd me a King headset.. in bloody good condition.. top cap and crown race too...

And here it is fitted (to an old steel GT. . . )


Cheers matey.. you're a star 8)

Author:  GT-Steve [ Wed Sep 29, 2010 6:44 pm ]
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Karma pads from MM, for me in the post today - what a superstar... 8) 8) 8) 8)

Author:  perry [ Thu Sep 30, 2010 1:07 pm ]
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Bought some avid ultimate levers from the chap , arrived in good time and well packed .

Author:  Sithlord [ Sat Oct 02, 2010 8:44 am ]
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Super fast delivery ,,, item as described,, and pleasure to do business with,, :)

Many thanks fella.. :)

Author:  elPedro666 [ Thu Oct 07, 2010 7:03 pm ]
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Ti brake posts - made the trip downstairs to the post box very very worth it :lol: Thanks very much, top fella to deal with 8)

Author:  videojetman [ Sat Oct 09, 2010 8:43 pm ]
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got the mount s today, fit frame perfectly, good seller. thanks.

Author:  mikeekim89 [ Mon Oct 11, 2010 8:41 pm ]
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Karma'd me a Spinergy a while back, Lovely packing and great condition for a wheel missing a hub 8) (I wanted it like that)

Author:  the_duke [ Wed Oct 13, 2010 6:04 pm ]
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Bought some tyres from MM. Great guy to deal with, v friendly and super fast posting. . . . plus I got a bargain.

Cheers bud. Luke

Author:  mikeekim89 [ Sat Oct 23, 2010 3:01 pm ]
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sold me a set of spin wheels, in a situation where i needed too pay in installments, he sent them too me when i'd paid half, top bloke,

Author:  biglev [ Wed Oct 27, 2010 8:29 am ]
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Sold me some Campag cantis. super rare. quick and easy cheers.


Author:  gpnt [ Wed Oct 27, 2010 4:00 pm ]
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Sold me manitou four forks,sold as descibed,hope to deal with again.

Author:  John [ Wed Oct 27, 2010 10:18 pm ]
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Feedback from duplicate thread

cyb wrote:
It's my turn to start a brand new FB topic :D
Great retroman ;)
Bought a pair of Eggbeater C and they arrive here in Italy in a hurry :D

thans mate :)



garethrl wrote:
+1 for the Man with the Marin, some nice karma parts sent out speedily and now helping me on my way. Very nice chap to deal with.

Author:  IDB1 [ Mon Nov 01, 2010 5:48 pm ]
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Sorry if the duplicate was already there when I started this one John . . .I did have a squiz for one but came up blank :oops:

Anyhoo. . . more +ive f/b for Mr. Man. . . gave me an immense deal on some stunningly good condition SX-R's.... way cool, thanks chap 8)

Author:  mikee [ Mon Nov 01, 2010 6:46 pm ]
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scott sent a scott frame to me in scotland ,but i'm english

pleasure to deal with


Author:  marin man [ Mon Nov 01, 2010 9:30 pm ]
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mikee wrote:
scott sent a scott frame to me in scotland ,but i'm english

pleasure to deal with


:shock: I thought you were a jock as well :lol: :lol:

Author:  oldgit [ Thu Nov 04, 2010 8:33 pm ]
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Some companies send out free sweets with bike parts. MM sends out free hubs!
Freehub fitted so riding this weekend.

Author:  Sithlord [ Wed Nov 10, 2010 8:35 pm ]
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What a great chap,,, karma'd me some more gripshifts to add to my addiction and I bought some rather nice Nokon cable off him for a excellent price,, :) all packed well and delivered as fast as a speeding bullet... :) Many thanks... :)

Author:  gibbon_rider [ Mon Nov 15, 2010 3:56 pm ]
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Bought some rediculously light and unnecessary brake levers off of MM as I couldn't resist. Arrived in super quick time, well packaged and well looked after.

Now have to find a bike to put them on to do them justice :lol:

Author:  ashton [ Wed Nov 17, 2010 12:06 pm ]
Post subject:  hope seat clamp

i bought a hope seat clamp from MM and it arrived virtualy instantaneously mint and gleaming as described,thanks MM best wishes jake.

Author:  mikee [ Fri Nov 26, 2010 5:59 pm ]
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dealt me a headset , trouble free guy to deal with


Author:  JediPaddler [ Sun Nov 28, 2010 9:02 pm ]
Post subject:  1 1/4" stem

Contacted me and offered me a tricky to find a 1 1/4" stem, karma too. What a diamond! Embodies the spirit of Retrobike. 8) :lol:

Author:  cyfa2809 [ Tue Nov 30, 2010 12:42 am ]
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did me a good deal on some hope parts 8)

(but didnt gve me a king headset :wink: :wink: )

Author:  cyfa2809 [ Tue Nov 30, 2010 12:42 am ]
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did a great swap with marin man for some blingy red parts :D cheers, spruced up my bike a lot :D

Author:  IDB1 [ Tue Nov 30, 2010 4:12 pm ]
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karma'd me a mint sauce top cap and a couple of other bits... cheers Scott 8)

Author:  IDB1 [ Fri Dec 03, 2010 4:25 pm ]
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Bought some silver Fred combo's from me . . . . . +1 on the top buyer front 8)

Author:  Kitmech [ Wed Dec 08, 2010 12:03 am ]
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swapped jockey wheels in a perfect transaction :D sorted

Author:  Charlieboy28 [ Sat Dec 11, 2010 10:59 am ]
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An absolute pleasure dealing with this fella,


Charlieboy :wink: :wink: 8) 8) :lol: :lol:

Author:  John [ Mon Dec 20, 2010 10:10 pm ]
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Another temp ban issued 2010-12-20

Author:  retrofit [ Sun Jan 09, 2011 10:49 pm ]
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sweet deal on a sweet frame.
also helped consolidate other purchases.
thanks, Scott!

i nominate thee, RetroBike VIP.


Author:  John [ Tue Jan 11, 2011 8:14 pm ]
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Gold trade awarded 20100111

Author:  MarinManiac [ Mon Jan 17, 2011 7:20 pm ]
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I Purchased several items from this chap and they arrived faster than a speeding bullet !

I'll definately deal again !! :D

Author:  thel33ter [ Mon Jan 17, 2011 8:10 pm ]
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Received a set of nice, freshly service Manitous from him, at what seemed a bargain price. Top trader, cheers mate :D

Author:  RAFbikes [ Tue Jan 18, 2011 7:32 pm ]
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lovely old boy, had some nice forks off me, paid promptly, and was a pleasure to deal with.


Author:  GT-Steve [ Thu Jan 20, 2011 6:00 pm ]
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indeed. 8) :lol:

Author:  marin man [ Thu Jan 20, 2011 6:25 pm ]
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:? ^^^^ :lol: :lol: :lol:

tintin can you translate that for me :?:

Author:  GT-Steve [ Thu Jan 20, 2011 6:32 pm ]
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Whatever you do, don't translate that text for him :oops: :oops:


Author:  marin man [ Thu Jan 20, 2011 6:35 pm ]
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already done via pm :oops: :oops: indeed :oops: :lol: :lol: :lol:

And yes I will stevie my darling :oops: :oops: :lol: :lol: :lol:

Author:  GT-Steve [ Thu Jan 20, 2011 6:37 pm ]
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I was worried the item in return would make you wince... :shock:

Author:  marin man [ Thu Jan 20, 2011 6:39 pm ]
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Stop spamming my feedback thread :lol: :lol:

Author:  GT-Steve [ Thu Jan 20, 2011 7:28 pm ]
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stop leaving your comments open-ended, leaving me no option but to reply... :lol:

Author:  marin man [ Thu Jan 20, 2011 7:46 pm ]
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Finito :P

Author:  GT-Steve [ Thu Jan 20, 2011 7:55 pm ]
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Ok. :D

My work here is done... :P

Author:  marin man [ Thu Jan 20, 2011 8:03 pm ]
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:roll: p*** off :lol: :lol:

Author:  GT-Steve [ Thu Jan 20, 2011 8:06 pm ]
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I have,

but you lured me back.... :lol:

Author:  marin man [ Thu Jan 20, 2011 8:08 pm ]
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arghhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh :lol: :lol:

Author:  raveydavey [ Sun Jan 23, 2011 11:17 pm ]
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got a pair of lovely 230TIB rims thanks very much

Author:  pipmeister [ Wed Jan 26, 2011 7:07 pm ]
Post subject:  Chris king headset colour swap

Very helpful guy with good communication.

The Chris King headset swap went smoothly and we both ended up with the colour that we needed. Headset as described, and in top condition: Thanks again M.M.


Author:  MarinManiac [ Fri Jan 28, 2011 2:39 pm ]
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I purchased some mechs and a headset off this chap and to be honest he couldnt have delivered it quicker if he bought a Bugatti Veyron and drove it here himself !

Excellent :)

Author:  azaro [ Fri Jan 28, 2011 9:21 pm ]
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Nice chainset.
Fair price, good condition and quick delivery.

Thank you

Author:  retrofit [ Sun Jan 30, 2011 4:52 pm ]
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rerouted a few bits for me.
even covered postage!

marin man is the man.


Author:  jimjim2012 [ Thu Feb 03, 2011 11:22 am ]
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Forks arrived in great condition. An excellent member to deal with. Cheers. :D

Author:  thel33ter [ Thu Feb 03, 2011 7:51 pm ]
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Sent some brand new brake bosses for nought, once again, top guy 8) 8) 8) 8)

*Obligatory emoticon overdose :lol: :lol:

Author:  desmondo [ Thu Feb 03, 2011 8:13 pm ]
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The very generous Marin Man gave me a very rare cycling badge.
A credit to the forum.

Author:  cyfa2809 [ Fri Feb 04, 2011 9:13 pm ]
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another trade with marin man
all good again

Author:  johnnypie13 [ Thu Feb 10, 2011 7:11 pm ]
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Nice set of Manitou comps arrived as promised cheers fella

Author:  sausagefingers [ Thu Feb 10, 2011 8:53 pm ]
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super fast delivery,many thanks :D

Author:  simonlovell99 [ Wed Feb 16, 2011 4:47 pm ]
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a good seller, good communication. item as described and fast delivery. thanks, will deal with again

Author:  smithchild [ Wed Feb 16, 2011 5:39 pm ]
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great seatpost, fast delivery. Many thanks

Author:  dirtydozen [ Sat Feb 19, 2011 2:13 pm ]
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great guy, great seller, great product and great deliver
what else can i say

Author:  Scarfacexxx08 [ Mon Feb 21, 2011 7:04 pm ]
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Bought some canti's off me paid instantly Top Man!

Author:  Stylus [ Wed Feb 23, 2011 2:54 pm ]
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can't thank Marin Man enough: bid on an UK-only auction for me, forwarded the item and just wanted some cheese in return, class act!!

Author:  Wold Ranger [ Wed Feb 23, 2011 8:24 pm ]
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Nice goods, prompt service :wink: :wink: :!: :!: :D

Author:  Nick C [ Thu Feb 24, 2011 7:34 pm ]
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Sent me a saddle as swapsies for a stem. Arrived promptly, in a condition no different to that of the initial description. IE. no chocolate stains. Perfect, many thanks. 8)

Author:  marin man [ Thu Feb 24, 2011 7:45 pm ]
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chocolate...yummy yummy :lol:

Author:  Sithlord [ Sat Feb 26, 2011 10:14 pm ]
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Well not the first time I've dealt with scott.. every time its always a smooth and easy transaction... top marks to this man.. :) cheers bud... :)

Author:  sausagefingers [ Mon Feb 28, 2011 7:49 pm ]
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top chap to deal with,did me a great deal on some tyres - many thanks

Author:  ratbane [ Wed Mar 02, 2011 11:49 am ]
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Rapid payer. Good to deal with.

Author:  MarinManiac [ Fri Mar 04, 2011 9:54 pm ]
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Overnight postage and he didnt even complain about the cost....much ! :lol:

Cheers fella.

Author:  stubbsy [ Fri Mar 18, 2011 1:36 pm ]
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had some xtr m950 shifters of MM quick and easy to deal with

stubbsy :D

Author:  GT-Steve [ Tue Mar 22, 2011 10:56 am ]
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poor........... ----->

Buying things from Scott has made me poor... :lol: :lol:

Great service and items tho.. :P

Author:  big.eck [ Tue Mar 22, 2011 8:34 pm ]
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done a hope hub swap , top man to deal with and i got a purple hub for a red one 8) 8) 8) 8) 8) 8)

cheers fella 8)

Author:  jimmy-s3 [ Tue Mar 22, 2011 8:59 pm ]
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Cheers for the xtr canti's!

Got them superfast!

Top man!

Author:  Charlieboy28 [ Mon Mar 28, 2011 8:54 pm ]
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pxed me some lovely grips and sent the stuff quick too

Marin man made me laugh and nearly throw up, all in the same day.

still it was a pleasure and would have no hesitation dealing with him again :wink:


Author:  BertR00t [ Thu Mar 31, 2011 8:16 pm ]
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Bought a Hope BB off this gentleman and it arrived very quickly wrapped up like a Christmas cracker. Peachy.

Author:  MAXTHEROTTI [ Fri Apr 01, 2011 11:53 am ]
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had some rather nice carbon crakns off MM
very nice kit in excellent condition arrived quick sharp too

very happy 8) 8)

Author:  claret73 [ Sun Apr 03, 2011 10:31 pm ]
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Manitou 3's arrived exactly as they were described & a faultless Trade here. Many Thanks Scott!!! Superb to deal with all the way...a Pleasure!
Cheers Mate!

Author:  simonlovell99 [ Tue Apr 05, 2011 1:05 pm ]
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USE seatpost arrived as description. good communication and fast delivery. Will trade with again. Thanks

Author:  MAXTHEROTTI [ Sun Apr 10, 2011 8:14 pm ]
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great guy to deal with

sent me some mega karma

owe you one pal :wink:

Author:  dirtydozen [ Tue Apr 12, 2011 11:37 am ]
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bought a frame, just as described with some karma thrown in too

thanks again scott

Author:  gez110 [ Fri Apr 15, 2011 8:54 pm ]
Post subject:  1 1/4 STEM AND A HEADSET

Just received my stem and aheadset, really pleased. Top bloke

Author:  rojo [ Sat Apr 16, 2011 9:47 am ]
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Well what can I say about Scott , he is a true gent kind and very trustworthy. Fast postage and item in great condition.

Top bloke :wink:

Author:  geetee61 [ Tue Apr 19, 2011 3:53 pm ]
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Bought a red use post from marin man, arrived quickly and well packaged. Post is in near mint condition, would not hesitate to recommend / buy from again ! Marin man is the MAN ! :D

Author:  red_riviera [ Thu Apr 21, 2011 10:32 am ]
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great deal on some x-lite bar ends - thanks!!

Author:  mrlee [ Fri Apr 22, 2011 11:00 pm ]
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I bought an 1"1/4 crown and steerer for manitou forks with a free headset it was very well packed and fast post too , cheers mm,

Author:  tintin40 [ Wed Apr 27, 2011 10:34 pm ]
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pleasure to deal with :D

Author:  azaro [ Wed Apr 27, 2011 10:44 pm ]
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Cracking set of Hope skewers.
Well packaged and quick delivery.
Also, some karma in the box too!!

Great doing business with you.

Author:  mcrocker [ Thu Apr 28, 2011 10:34 pm ]
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Thanks Marin Man, nice pair of cranks at a great price with a sparkly BB: top bloke!

Author:  DegsUk [ Fri Apr 29, 2011 1:02 am ]
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recieved a very nice x lite bar today ... cant wait to fit it .. let me know when it was sent top guy

Finally put it down :oops:

Author:  Jimmy oldskool [ Mon May 02, 2011 11:16 am ]
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Not bought anything from Scott yet, but he took time out of his sunny Bank Holiday Monday to write me a service breakdown and advice for my Manitou SXR's

The guy's a legend to be honest!!!! 8)

Author:  John [ Fri May 06, 2011 7:41 pm ]
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Banned 2011-05-06

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