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PostPosted: Sat Sep 29, 2012 2:29 am 
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Just thought I'd post up some info on a bike I put together for my girlfriend.
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My favourite dust caps in the world!
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This seat is trés comfortable.
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Frame: 2005 Saracen xtort (sprayed in ford riviera blue with white stencil lettering and lacquered over stickers)
Forks: 2003 marzocchi dirt jumper 3 set to 130mm.
Headset: Fsa pig.
Stem: race face evolve dh 50mm.
Bars: bontrager earl 31.8
Wheels: shimano deore 36h laced to mavic d521cd with black plain gauge dt spokes.
Tyres: Kenda kinetics 26x2.35
Shifters/mechs: SRAM x7.
Brakes: Hayes stroker ryde f180/r160
Grips: spank chocolate.
Saddle:vavert memory foam
Crank:Fsa el toro isis w/race face bash guard.
Peddles: 2000 saracen platforms that I've never had to open up!!
Can't remember 'owt else.


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PostPosted: Sat Sep 29, 2012 8:20 am 
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Like the colour :D


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PostPosted: Sat Sep 29, 2012 8:31 pm 
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Smart little build. Like the decals, not seen them before. Your headset is the wrong way though.
Have you seen raidan73's dust caps!?


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PostPosted: Sun Sep 30, 2012 10:00 am 
retrobike rider
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thanks, i did the lettering with a stencil, i saw something similar in a vw mag.i hope you mean the headset is wrong in a "left handed hammer" kind of way? :?


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PostPosted: Sun Sep 30, 2012 5:59 pm 
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YeAH the logos shouldface the front and back haha!


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PostPosted: Sun Sep 30, 2012 7:21 pm 
retrobike rider
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cyfa2809 wrote:
YeAH the logos shouldface the front and back haha!

:D :D :D


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