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 Post subject: Kona Pahoehoe 2000
PostPosted: Sun Mar 29, 2020 8:23 am 
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Got this second hand, a bit messed up, with most original parts including avid arch rival brakes; required a 7-8 hr round trip in December 2018.

Paintwork and decals near perfect though once dust n grime removed.
Slowly replaced most original parts.

Not sure if interloc seatpost and stem were original but the seatpost had a hairline crack so that was swapped out - shame as it was very neat.


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File comment: First outing with dubious seatpost (hairline crack not spotted yet). Only a gentle roll on the Suffolk roads.
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File comment: First outing to some hills of note; Burbage Edge, Derbyshire.
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File comment: A trip to Borrowdale / Seathwaite in the Lakes. Performed well there, unlike my legs and lungs.
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File comment: As it was last Summer, back in Suffolk on the flat again.
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PostPosted: Sun Mar 29, 2020 8:56 am 
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That looks pretty nice! Some road trip to pick it up though :shock:
The interloc stuff may well have been original, I know the ''99 Kula I had came with an Interloc seat post as standard.


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PostPosted: Sun Mar 29, 2020 10:14 am 
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Sure was a drive and a half. Afternoon departure, failing light over the rural Cotswold roads and Google maps dying on me. Got home after 10pm. Courier wasn't an option but I had kept my eye on it for months. I think I paid £120.


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PostPosted: Tue Apr 07, 2020 8:29 am 
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Joined: Wed Apr 24, 2013 10:17 pm
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Location: worcester
That's really nice good work! The big question is do the decals still glow in the dark?

Kyle


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PostPosted: Tue Apr 07, 2020 11:22 pm 
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Location: Devon
19"?

Nice indeed


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PostPosted: Sun Apr 12, 2020 2:59 pm 
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Yep, the decals do still glow in the dark. I have a 2000 Cindercone too and it's decals also glow. Managed to get 4X headbadge decals only this week that still glow.
Frame is 19" too.


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