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PostPosted: Thu Jan 26, 2012 11:53 pm 
Gold Trader / MacRetro rider
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I love seeing complete renovations with lots of polishing. 8) Mind and give it a coat of something like wax polish to preserve the shine as you work on each section.


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PostPosted: Fri Jan 27, 2012 12:47 am 
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hmm, good idea dyna :)


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PostPosted: Wed Feb 01, 2012 4:49 pm 
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Well I got hold of some cracking boxxer 151's, in awesome condition for age! 8)

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Oh and I got a Near new thomson elite seat post for it too.


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PostPosted: Wed Feb 01, 2012 6:42 pm 
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Fit them, sure they are going to look the business.


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PostPosted: Wed Feb 01, 2012 7:02 pm 
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Cant get them fitted just yet frame is still at paint, will get pics up then they are tho.


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PostPosted: Wed Feb 01, 2012 8:36 pm 
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Those Boxxers look to be in awesome condition! Wish mine were like that...


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PostPosted: Thu Feb 02, 2012 12:08 am 
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Cheers, I did pay top dollar for them but If I'd bought a fecked pair they'd have costed way more to fix up that what i paid for these.


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PostPosted: Thu Feb 02, 2012 2:41 am 
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Love the seat, long live the BigBoy!


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PostPosted: Thu Feb 02, 2012 11:04 am 
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The seat is one of the spec parts I thought I'd struggle to get but it turned up on ebay I couldn't believe my eyes... and its NOS! wooo


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PostPosted: Sat Feb 04, 2012 12:59 pm 
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Some more parts and new decals for her.

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Hope C2 with pro levers GT brake jobbie and thomson seat post

The decals

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Frame is ready to pick up at the sprayers but cant get in for it :cry:


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