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PostPosted: Sat Sep 15, 2012 12:25 pm 
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firedfromthecircus wrote:
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:


Cheers Barry Light scotchbrite it is then :) :)


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PostPosted: Sat Sep 15, 2012 12:26 pm 
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jujupunk wrote:
Looking cool... anodised red suits titanium so well


Cheers blue/red/silver ano is the way it's heading !! Patriot theme
I guess :)


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PostPosted: Sat Sep 15, 2012 3:55 pm 
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Wee update

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Fingerprints on frame are an issue :shock:


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PostPosted: Thu Sep 20, 2012 1:17 pm 
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Couple more bits ready to go on.. Had no luck sourcing a red slr so had an old tatty one recovered locally and had my old pretty scraped/scuffed lx cranks polished..

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Just awaiting a Ti post to complete :)


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Plus one wrote:
......... and had my old pretty scraped/scuffed lx cranks polished..


You didn't do it yourself? :o

They look great BTW :wink:

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PostPosted: Fri Sep 21, 2012 3:30 pm 
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Exeter Man wrote:
Plus one wrote:
......... and had my old pretty scraped/scuffed lx cranks polished..


You didn't do it yourself? :o

They look great BTW :wink:

Regards


I wish :roll:

Tried my hand with a pair of middleburns.. Came out ok'ish
But took blimmin ages !!!

I know where I'm heading if I need owt polished :D


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PostPosted: Mon Sep 24, 2012 2:24 pm 
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Well i'ts technically a Kona :shock:

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Sleekit?

Looks great.

I do miss my DJab :cry:


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PostPosted: Mon Sep 24, 2012 8:09 pm 
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letmetalktomark wrote:
Sleekit?

Looks great.

I do miss my DJab :cry:


Cheers :)

Sleekit= smooth/shiny or sly/cunning :)


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PostPosted: Sat Sep 29, 2012 12:04 am 
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nice but needs voodoo decals, i got a spare set from voodoo for mine :wink:


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