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PostPosted: Sat Nov 05, 2011 12:12 pm 
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my new independent fabrication steel deluxe arrived on tuesday and im made up :)

im going to change a few bits as i find them either on here or ebay- but she will do for now 8)

big thanks to dbmtb for the seatpost which arrived this morning- its great

i think ill see winter out with the singlespeed set up then get some gears for the summer fun

spec check:

Frame: if steel deluxe 18" with a looooong tt

Fork: if steel fork
headtube badge: hanging on by the skin of its teeth :lol:
Headset: king black
Stem: thomson elite 90mm
Handlebar: orange supercross2
Grips: waffle
Brakes: xtr m951 v's
Brake Pads: ceramic xtr
Brake Cables: xtr grey
Brake Levers: xtr m950
Chain: sram
Cranks: xtr m950
Crank Bolts: stock
Chainrings: middleburn 36t
Chainring bolts: sars

Hub Skewers: green locking
Rims: x517 & d521 cd ceramics
Hubs: hope ti glide & fatso
Nipples: dt
Spokes: dt db
Tyres: bontrager xr2 folders
Tubes: specialized light

Saddle:wtb tan leather with ti rails
Seatpost: thomson elite 29.4
Seatpost Binder: if 1 bolt

Weight:tbc


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PostPosted: Sat Nov 05, 2011 12:48 pm 
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Looks in very good condition, cool stuff.

Nicer rear end than my earlier one :oops:


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PostPosted: Sat Nov 05, 2011 12:53 pm 
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cheers- what year is yours? i personally prefer the rear on my cow :lol: to this one.


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PostPosted: Sat Nov 05, 2011 12:56 pm 
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its_kirby wrote:
cheers- what year is yours?.


1999 currently stripped down for a respray.


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PostPosted: Sat Nov 05, 2011 1:02 pm 
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Location: Behind you with the duct tape pulled out.
Are they woodscrews holding the badge on?


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PostPosted: Sat Nov 05, 2011 1:02 pm 
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nice i look forward to seeing some pics :D


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poweredbypies wrote:
Are they woodscrews holding the badge on?


theyre not even holding it on to be fair :lol: it keeps falling off


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PostPosted: Sat Nov 05, 2011 5:12 pm 
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its_kirby wrote:
poweredbypies wrote:
Are they woodscrews holding the badge on?


theyre not even holding it on to be fair :lol: it keeps falling off


Splash out on a couple of pop rivets.


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PostPosted: Sat Nov 05, 2011 5:29 pm 
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Tazio wrote:
its_kirby wrote:
poweredbypies wrote:
Are they woodscrews holding the badge on?


theyre not even holding it on to be fair :lol: it keeps falling off


Splash out on a couple of pop rivets.


mite just nail it in place with a 6 incher :lol:

......i will get some correct allen bolts sorted soon from hardware shop or the workshop at work. got a few niggly little bits to sort out, hope the badge doesnt go awol in the meantime :?


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very nice :wink: ideal as a single speed :D


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