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What colour for the re-rebuild
Keep as is / silver decals 14%  14%  [ 5 ]
Ford Electric Orange / white decals 35%  35%  [ 13 ]
Kawasaki green / black decals 51%  51%  [ 19 ]
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PostPosted: Sun Sep 02, 2012 9:53 pm 
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Too late to measure the Maxxis as they are fitted

The Gazzas weigh in at a scary
1.3kg rear
1.6kg front!!

Dunno what the Maxxis weigh, need to google it :lol:

Thats a shit load of unsprung weight spinning around, nae wonder it was a bit of a handful :shock: :shock:


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PostPosted: Sun Sep 02, 2012 10:22 pm 
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Enid_Puceflange wrote:
Too late to measure the Maxxis as they are fitted

The Gazzas weigh in at a scary
1.3kg rear
1.6kg front!!

Dunno what the Maxxis weigh, need to google it :lol:

Thats a shit load of unsprung weight spinning around, nae wonder it was a bit of a handful :shock: :shock:



honestly :shock: :shock: :shock: :shock: :shock: :shock: :shock:

big fat buggers huh ?


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PostPosted: Sun Sep 02, 2012 10:24 pm 
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YUP!! :shock: :shock:

Theres a wee bit dirt on them both, but just weighed them on Mrs P's cake making scales :lol: :lol:
Dinna let on :shock: :shock: :wink:


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Careful now, its her who makes cakes for you, i hope you cleaned them off!
My that is heavy though. I reckon the new ones will be around half that.


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PostPosted: Sun Sep 02, 2012 10:37 pm 
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Internet says 1190g each

Mind you, this aint a weight weenie build is it :wink: :lol:


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Enid_Puceflange wrote:
Internet says 1190g each

Mind you, this aint a weight weenie build is it :wink: :lol:


nope , but the tyres look thinner to me :P


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A couple of little "factory" touches,
Inspired by the STUNNING Rotec build by Velomech & helped by Big.Eck organising the spring for me 8) 8)

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PostPosted: Fri Sep 21, 2012 7:26 pm 
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Thats looking really good. A yellow top tube would really set it off...


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Bullpup wrote:
Thats looking really good. A yellow top tube would really set it off...


Thanks mate,
I should have taken pics of the spring before I fitted it,
It's SOOO shiny , it looks wet!! :shock:

Dunno about the yellow top tube though :?

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looking good enid :wink:

more yellow needed tho :lol:


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