Al's feedback thread

Author:  JustKev [ Wed Aug 01, 2007 3:10 pm ]
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Great chap to know and one to trust - has lots of retro loveliness to empty your bank account on! Thanks Al!

Author:  ededwards [ Sat Aug 04, 2007 12:49 pm ]
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Al was great - I didn't get pics (I was too impatient to wait!) but that was absolutely no problem as communication was prompt and all the bits were immaculate and exactly as described.

Would not hesitate to deal with again

Author:  Hilts [ Sun Aug 05, 2007 5:24 pm ]
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echo all above comments, excellent product and super fast delivery...

Author:  tintin40 [ Sat Aug 11, 2007 10:10 am ]
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Top man. A pleasure to do business with. 8)

Author:  jez-4-bikes-max [ Sat Aug 11, 2007 1:46 pm ]
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Lovely Altitude thats arrived from Uncle Al.

Al has the best Attitude!

Author:  pete_mcc [ Thu Aug 23, 2007 6:48 pm ]
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Barely a chance to blink and pimpness arrives, retro magic!

Author:  mamadirt [ Fri Aug 24, 2007 12:14 pm ]
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Al you're a star - frame, forks and stem are spot on :D . Thank you very much.

Author:  stevek [ Fri Aug 31, 2007 7:55 pm ]
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Excellent correspondence and very prompt delivery. Al, many thanks indeed!


Author:  THWANG-666 [ Sun Sep 02, 2007 8:32 pm ]
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he,s a very nice man

Author:  Marvel [ Thu Sep 13, 2007 12:37 pm ]
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Super-quick delivery of a frame that exceeded my expectations. Highly recommended and wil use again soon. Cheers, Neil :D

Author:  kona kid [ Fri Oct 05, 2007 8:43 am ]
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Al has helped me a couple of times, always excellent stuff and very good prices - top notch chap (especially as he likes Ritchey! :wink: )

Author:  tintin40 [ Mon Oct 15, 2007 2:30 pm ]
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Anther perfect purchase from a Top man. Can't go wrong with al :D :D

Author:  orange71 [ Sat Oct 27, 2007 9:17 am ]
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cheers Al - spacers just the ticket.

Author:  development_cycle [ Mon Nov 12, 2007 2:30 pm ]
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Great deal on an NOS USE post, cheers buddy.

Author:  Woodie [ Wed Nov 28, 2007 12:18 pm ]
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Got a set of Marin Light bars from Al. Got them fast and in perfect condition. Great chap 8)

Author:  Kestonian [ Fri Nov 30, 2007 11:51 pm ]
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Top retrobiker - cheers, Al!

Author:  JustKev [ Thu Jan 03, 2008 2:16 pm ]
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Thanks Al! if they ever set up the retrobike hall of fame I'm nominating your for services to pimpbikes!

Author:  dekerfintheshed [ Thu Jan 03, 2008 8:59 pm ]
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Just got home to find a virtually NOS Rolls saddle waiting for me, cheers Al... :D

Author:  retroking#1 [ Tue Jan 15, 2008 6:27 pm ]
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Doing a deal with Al is a whole new experience. From his excellent descriptions to his hospitality superb. Cheers Max.

Author:  orange71 [ Wed Jan 23, 2008 9:04 am ]
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set of lovely Conti Traction Pro's delivered in quick-sharp time - cheers mate!

Author:  pete_mcc [ Tue Feb 05, 2008 4:52 pm ]
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Another fine delivery from Al (I can only assume that Al is short for Alladin, as his spare parts box must be a real alladin's cave of wonders).

Can't be faulted! Cheers fella

Author:  alkingsmill [ Wed Feb 13, 2008 4:06 pm ]
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Expected a used USE, got a new USE. Fantastic, up the Citeh !!
Top man Al.

Author:  neilll [ Tue Mar 18, 2008 12:09 pm ]
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Nice hub for a future project - Thanks dude :D

Author:  andy.l [ Sun Mar 30, 2008 8:04 pm ]
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Nice chap,sent me some parts that i needed with speedy delivery thanks fella

Author:  Fenton [ Thu Apr 03, 2008 5:00 pm ]
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Bought a cannondale red shred frame from al, absolutley fantastic deal, next day delivery and very very helpful! wouldn.t hesitate to fully reccomend..........many thanks again al.

Author:  Corduroyboy [ Thu May 15, 2008 10:35 am ]
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Some lovely condition 117 SUP CD rims means I have almost completed my collection for one of my long-term projects! Cheers!

Author:  Scott [ Wed May 21, 2008 11:30 pm ]
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Just got some top condition XT hubs from Al for a very good price (arrived very quickly too). Very helpful chap.. Would be happy to recommend to anyone.

Thanks Al

Author:  spitoon [ Mon May 26, 2008 12:25 pm ]
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nos sram,fantastic,top bloke :D :D

Author:  stavros222 [ Tue Jun 03, 2008 9:39 pm ]
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This guy is a frickin' legend! Item was better than described and turned up pretty much before I'd sent the PM asking for it! Don't let the fact he doesn't use photos put you off. Buy off this guy!

Author:  The Crow [ Wed Jun 04, 2008 2:13 pm ]
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Top Retro Guru who I have known for a good deal of years.

Fine bikes and cars a plenty.

He's had more bikes than I have had dinners, and I like hot dinners.

All his stuff is A1 and is the font of all retro knowledge.

Top snubber of RTTS

Nuff said,

Northern Geezer
The crow

Author:  The Crow [ Wed Jun 04, 2008 2:18 pm ]
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Sorry, that should read he is the font of all retro knowledge :oops:

Author:  g_rick [ Sun Jun 22, 2008 1:17 pm ]
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Very easy purchase and the item was as described.

Nice bloke to deal with.


Author:  Defiant [ Thu Jun 26, 2008 3:26 pm ]
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Al,..your the best mate!

i didn't see a picture from the cranks but here it is!

so happy right now!


Author:  sinnett177 [ Sat Jun 28, 2008 7:29 pm ]
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Bought these lovely LX shifters from Al. Rapid delivery and at a very reasonable price. Your a top man Al hope to deal with you again in the future.

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Author:  BONTY1 [ Thu Jul 17, 2008 7:20 am ]
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Great service from Al.Sent an anti chainsuck device quickly and efficiently.
Thanx Al!

Author:  Defiant [ Wed Aug 13, 2008 12:19 am ]
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and again a pleasure to deal with...

your the best Al,..

Author:  MAXTHEROTTI [ Thu Sep 04, 2008 6:00 pm ]
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also a great buyer but with the same very good coms


Author:  MAXTHEROTTI [ Tue Sep 16, 2008 12:26 pm ]
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and more of the same even if he did want the shirt off my back with it :wink: lolol


Author:  hoegaardenadds1 [ Sat Sep 20, 2008 11:59 am ]
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cool free stuff! great comms and would defo use him again top work fella!!

Author:  BONTY1 [ Fri Oct 24, 2008 7:45 pm ]
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Great guy to deal with! Sent me a anti chainsuck device some time ago,but forgot to leave feedback! Dohh! Transaction was A1
Thanx Max

Author:  Pickle [ Wed Oct 29, 2008 8:32 pm ]
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Pleasant to deal with, good comms, good value for money :wink:

Author:  CTK [ Fri Nov 07, 2008 3:28 pm ]
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Very helpful!
Likes cake
Enjoy the hubs mate

Author:  guybe [ Tue Apr 21, 2009 6:05 pm ]
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Smooth transaction with fast payment and good comms, many thanks and cheers :)

Author:  tintin40 [ Thu Jul 30, 2009 6:25 pm ]
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8) Top class chap always happy deal/help out a first rate man 8)

Author:  dyna-ti [ Mon Sep 21, 2009 2:13 pm ]
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Got some beautiful canti hanger things for Al
Great price ,quick delivery

Shame that have to be fitted to rotten old cantis :lol:

Author:  manitou916 [ Tue Sep 22, 2009 10:54 pm ]
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Top product. Excellent comms. Great to deal with :)

Author:  cchris2lou [ Wed Sep 23, 2009 9:43 pm ]
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good transaction , no problem

Author:  poe69 [ Wed Mar 24, 2010 9:34 pm ]
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What a gent, helped out a newbie !
Honest discription of goods, fair price, prompt dispatch and arrival.
Would recommend and definatly buy from Al again.

Author:  Fenton [ Thu Mar 25, 2010 7:41 pm ]
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Al sent me a fantastic USE shockpost for my dave yates diablo, thanks mate! Better than described and super quick delivery. Yet another excellent transaction with this man, highly recommended!

Author:  brocklanders023 [ Fri Apr 23, 2010 3:08 pm ]
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Got some Yeti grips from Al. Super condition and turned up in mega fast time. Cheers! :D

Author:  Radoslaw [ Sat May 22, 2010 3:42 pm ]
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Purchased pair of nice and sweet Shimano pedals. Thanks a lot!

Author:  teadrinker [ Thu Jun 10, 2010 10:55 pm ]
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Just purchased a lovely pair of Hope Wheels. Quick delivery, nicely packaged, good price and good communication. If Carlsberg made forum members...................

Author:  red_riviera [ Wed Jun 23, 2010 10:22 pm ]
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Sweet deal and fast delivery! 8)

Author:  finbar [ Wed Jun 30, 2010 8:26 am ]
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Accidentally underpaid postage (a first class stamp should've beeen enough, blinkin' Royal Mail) but apologised and refunded me immediately - true gent 8)

Author:  RobMac [ Sat Sep 04, 2010 10:01 pm ]
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Bought a Flite from Al the whole deal went smoothly
and was as described so I was well chuffed :D

Cheers mate .............. Rob

Author:  BarneyRubble [ Sun Sep 05, 2010 10:15 am ]
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Bought a Flite Transalp at a very reasonable price and it is in great nick. Speedily posted and well packaged - top man! :)

Author:  clockworkgazz [ Fri Sep 10, 2010 7:34 am ]
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Great salsa clamp great price and super fast dispatch ( and he is a gent too) highly recommended :D

Author:  95explosif [ Mon Sep 13, 2010 12:19 pm ]
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Excellent service - Thanks a lot!

Author:  stavros222 [ Mon Sep 20, 2010 6:22 pm ]
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Al's great to deal with, can't recommend him enough! Thanks for the shoes and pedals Al, they were exactly as described!

Author:  al [ Mon Sep 20, 2010 6:38 pm ]
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I didn't charge for the Cornish mud either!!

al. :D

Author:  passiflora [ Thu Sep 23, 2010 7:54 pm ]
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Al is friendly and the mtb bits he sends are top notch

even through in a brace Iv'e been after, great stuff

Thanks Al

Author:  RobMac [ Thu Oct 07, 2010 9:26 pm ]
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Thought I'd learn the first time ................... just kiddin :wink:
Another smooth trouble free deal with Al

Cheers bud .................. Rob


Author:  lambert [ Tue Oct 12, 2010 9:31 am ]
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Paid for a stem and received, in a very short spaced of time, a stem as described! :o :D
Effortless transaction and friendly - thanks!

Author:  bratfass [ Wed Oct 13, 2010 4:16 pm ]
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topnotch seller - Al is a friendly guy - allways communicative. Lovely zoom bar ( like the mary bar from onone), well packaged, fast shipping

Author:  Tad [ Sun Dec 05, 2010 4:43 pm ]
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Buy from al, it's a hoot :D

Author:  konaman1 [ Fri Feb 25, 2011 10:33 pm ]
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Bought some Avids off Al, easy to deal with, fast postage and he even threw in some surprise headset bits which came in very handy 8)

Cheers, Matt

Author:  feetabix [ Sun Feb 27, 2011 11:18 pm ]
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great service flogging me some levers.....thanks al.....f

Author:  unkleGsif [ Wed Mar 07, 2012 1:44 pm ]
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Sent an item FOC, that I didnt ask for, purely as a pressie.... what a lovely chap he is


Author:  EarlofBarnet [ Sun Jun 10, 2012 2:00 pm ]
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Bought a XT mech off Al. Arrived quickly and well wrapped. Many thanks!

Author:  oldave [ Wed Sep 17, 2014 6:46 pm ]
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An excellent recipient of some weird forks - reimbursed me the postage altho' rather more than we'd estimated. Nice man and a credit to the Forum!

Author:  al [ Sun Nov 01, 2015 5:24 pm ]
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Author:  The History Man [ Sun Nov 01, 2015 5:30 pm ]
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Him up there sold me a nice thing that's now here and looks the part. Buy with confidence.

Cheers THM

Author:  Retro66666 [ Sun Nov 22, 2015 1:21 pm ]
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Great seller, many thanks

Author:  MCsanandreas [ Sun Apr 03, 2016 7:44 pm ]
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Well that's what I call a good deal! Bought a bike from Al, knocked him down a few quid on price and he delivered the bike to me! Not sure if he does this for everyone.....

Author:  slackboy [ Fri Apr 07, 2017 7:56 pm ]
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Nice guy to deal with.

Author:  Raging_Bulls [ Sun May 14, 2017 10:40 pm ]
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Sold a bike to Al a while ago (forgot to give feedback back then). Prompt payment, good communication.

10/10 would sell to him again. :lol:

Author:  ishaw [ Tue May 23, 2017 12:49 pm ]
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Bought some grips from me. All good at my end, and arrival confirmed too.


Author:  dazzawazza [ Thu Apr 26, 2018 8:31 pm ]
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Al purchased some Campag K2s off me.
Immediate payment after 1st PM and great comms.

Many thanks mate, Cameron

Author:  fearfactory├╝beralles [ Fri Jun 08, 2018 10:11 am ]
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Quirky style poorly hides a lovely chap, thanks for the transaction(s) and happy biking to you! Top notch bloke!


Author:  jongustafson [ Tue Jul 10, 2018 6:05 pm ]
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Als a great chap to deal with - he's helpful and very patient... I┬┤ll buy him a beer if he ever comes to Copenhagen!

Author:  royboy2cv [ Mon Oct 29, 2018 7:21 pm ]
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Many thanks Al , Avid brakes arrived today , very nice too , well priced , well packaged and quick delivery .
Many thanks again :D

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