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PostPosted: Tue Feb 14, 2012 5:42 pm 
Old School Grand Master
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And add the following ingredients.
Wheels..Silver Chris King on silver Mavic 717 (would have preferred black really)
Fork...yet to be decided. Have RC31 but would prefer something else and maybe some bounce
Crankset... XTR M970 (has three rings but might take those off and go single Renthal)
BB...Hope ceramic
Front and rear mech to be sourced...XTR M970
Shifters...XTR M970
Bars...Easton Monkeylites
Stem...Syntace F99
Brakes...Hope Pro
Headset...Black CK or Ti CK, haven't decided which to put on
Pedals...XTR


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PostPosted: Tue Feb 14, 2012 6:06 pm 
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Nice looking frame, Carl, and I suppose Cindy Crawford had one, so why not a Merlin...?


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PostPosted: Tue Feb 14, 2012 6:20 pm 
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I can thoroughly recommend the renthal rings.

I have been running one in a 1x9 set up sans guide and never dropped a chain.

Saying that it is quite flat around here :lol:

Could you do close up on the disc mount? Never seen one like that before :?


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PostPosted: Tue Feb 14, 2012 6:36 pm 
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Lovely..

Its going to look amazing built up, I have a Syntace F99 stem for sale if your interested.


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PostPosted: Tue Feb 14, 2012 6:39 pm 
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stevec1975 wrote:
Lovely..

Its going to look amazing built up, I have a Syntace F99 stem for sale if your interested.


Thanks, I already have one :D


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PostPosted: Tue Feb 14, 2012 6:49 pm 
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A P6 post to match?


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PostPosted: Tue Feb 14, 2012 7:14 pm 
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suburbanreuben wrote:
A P6 post to match?


Ooo...they look nice but I don't know much about them


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PostPosted: Tue Feb 14, 2012 7:16 pm 
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letmetalktomark wrote:

Could you do close up on the disc mount? Never seen one like that before :?


Will do Mark...it's just a standard Merlin bolt on jobbie.


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PostPosted: Tue Feb 14, 2012 7:17 pm 
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letmetalktomark wrote:

Could you do close up on the disc mount? Never seen one like that before :?


Will do Mark...it's just a standard Merlin bolt on jobbie.


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PostPosted: Tue Feb 14, 2012 7:19 pm 
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very nice,

very jealous,

Looks too big...

Sell it...

To me...


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