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 Post subject: Handsome Dog XC01
PostPosted: Mon Sep 13, 2010 6:43 pm 
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The mrs XC01
frame from here and lots of other parts too :D thanks guys
will let the pics do the talking

Frame: Handsome Dog XC01 16''

Fork: Rock Shox Duke

Headset: Fsa Orbit
Stem: PLanet X Beam Me Up
Handlebar: RaceFace Air Alloy
Grips: Race Face Good n Evil
Bar Plugs: Xlite
Topcap: X Lite

Brakes: Shimano Calipers
Brake Levers: Avid 2.0 SD
Rotors: Hope Saw Floating 160mm

Shifters: Sram SX4
Front Derailleur: Sram SX4
Rear Derailleur: Sram SX4
Cassette: Sram
Chain: Sram
Cranks: RPM (soon to be silver when i can polish another set)
Chainrings: Shimano 34t
Chainring bolts: RPM
Bash Guard; E Thirteen
Bottom Bracket: Shimano UN72
Pedals: Odyssey Triple Traps

Hub Skewers: Alivio
Rims: Weinnmann
Hubs: Alivio
Tyres: Geax Tattoo

Saddle: Fit Bikes
Seatpost: Unknown
Seatpost Binder: Giant

The transformation went from rideable build to something really nice :)
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PostPosted: Tue Sep 14, 2010 3:02 pm 
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I love red,white (and blue :cry: )
Far to good for your mrs to ride though........
anyway how did you afford this as you are perennialy skint :lol: :lol:


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PostPosted: Tue Sep 14, 2010 3:06 pm 
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Rather like that.. the red/white/chrome works well 8)


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PostPosted: Tue Sep 14, 2010 3:27 pm 
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I forgot...hope you did not us vaseline to grease the seatpost :lol:


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PostPosted: Tue Sep 14, 2010 3:28 pm 
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the mrs paid for the majority :D
freebies and trading my parts elsewhere :D
cheers guys 8)
havent actually ridden it yet :?


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PostPosted: Tue Sep 14, 2010 3:29 pm 
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marin man wrote:
I forgot...hope you did not us vaseline to grease the seatpost :lol:


Opportunity knocks . . . but I'd just be accused of lowering the tone (again) . .


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PostPosted: Tue Sep 14, 2010 3:46 pm 
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no!
works well on the seat though! brings the leather right up 8)


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PostPosted: Tue Sep 14, 2010 3:50 pm 
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Trouble with putting it on your seat is it would be a bit to close for my liking.... :lol: (I bet you have a catering tub in the shed) :lol:


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PostPosted: Tue Sep 14, 2010 3:54 pm 
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for special occasions
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Falls over laughing..... :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:

I love this place :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:


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