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 Post subject: My GT Brian Lopes build
PostPosted: Mon Oct 03, 2011 8:51 pm 
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Hey, just thought I'd post a few pics of the build, You may have seen my Coyote dual on here I will be using some of the parts off that for this build.

Heres a pic of the frame

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24 inch Halo combats with schwalbe crazy bobs

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XTR m952 rear mech and shifter with FSA pig pro DH headset.

Let me know what you think. thanks Rob 8) 8)


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PostPosted: Mon Oct 03, 2011 9:04 pm 
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Always liked the lopes frames.
Keep it coming!


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PostPosted: Mon Oct 03, 2011 9:18 pm 
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Yeah they're nice, going to get it back tomorrow from paint as it been getting all of the chips and scratches touched in. Also got a set of Rock shox recon solo air forks on the way for it.


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PostPosted: Mon Oct 03, 2011 10:07 pm 
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That's going to be nice, quite fancy one of these but don't see too many around.


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PostPosted: Mon Oct 03, 2011 10:19 pm 
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Thanks, yeah I hope it'll look smart when its done, no you dont see too many of them which is a shame.


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PostPosted: Mon Oct 03, 2011 10:49 pm 
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i've got one of these hanging in the shed as a single speed/rear brake hack bike.

fun little bike, can take a bit of hammer.


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PostPosted: Mon Oct 03, 2011 11:17 pm 
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Lets see a pic of your bike Olly! :)


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PostPosted: Mon Oct 03, 2011 11:33 pm 
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i'll dig her out and get some taken tomorrow after work, round 5ish.


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PostPosted: Tue Oct 04, 2011 12:13 am 
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cool, thanks. Be good to see another one. :D 8) 8)


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PostPosted: Tue Oct 04, 2011 7:12 am 
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These are nice little frames, take a bit of gtting used to though. As the head angle is a bit odd. Perfect for downs but a bit slack for xc


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