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PostPosted: Fri Sep 14, 2012 1:57 pm 
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Really hankered after a Ti bike for a while and this seemed a good bet..Love my ss and can run this geared if need be once my knees give up :shock:

Got nice decals on way from Gil and have Ti post and hopefully red flite on way :)

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Hopefully built by end of next week :D


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PostPosted: Fri Sep 14, 2012 4:24 pm 
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PostPosted: Fri Sep 14, 2012 7:29 pm 
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i've joind the Ti club recently 8) - will be posting an update so watch out.


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PostPosted: Fri Sep 14, 2012 8:00 pm 
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Sweet. What frame is it Col?
You'll need to get your scotchbrite out. :wink:


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PostPosted: Fri Sep 14, 2012 8:13 pm 
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That's a nice collection of parts - looking forward to seeing this one built up
8)

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PostPosted: Fri Sep 14, 2012 8:22 pm 
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firedfromthecircus wrote:
Sweet. What frame is it Col?
You'll need to get your scotchbrite out. :wink:



Cheers Barry :)

Maybe you can help I have the light grey scotchbrite and gave
Frame a light rub down to removing decal ghosting etc.. Pics of frame ain't
The best :(

How hard can you go with scotchbrite ? Didnae want to do any
Damage :(
It's a voodoo djab :)


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PostPosted: Fri Sep 14, 2012 9:29 pm 
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Never done one myself, but as I understand it you would struggle to damage titanium with a scotchbrite pad. Think you can get the nice 'brushed' finish if you keep going in the same direction though.

Thread here you might get some tips from.
http://www.retrobike.co.uk/forum/viewtopic.php?t=88720

One day I might have my own ti to play with. :wink:


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PostPosted: Sat Sep 15, 2012 12:02 am 
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Looking cool... anodised red suits titanium so well


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PostPosted: Sat Sep 15, 2012 12:20 pm 
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02gf74 wrote:
i've joind the Ti club recently 8) - will be posting an update so watch out.


Please do :)


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PostPosted: Sat Sep 15, 2012 12:21 pm 
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Exeter Man wrote:
That's a nice collection of parts - looking forward to seeing this one built up
8)

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Thanks :)

Can't contain myself still waiting on few crucial parts before ragging
It proper !! ;)


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