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 Post subject: 2002 Saracen Xtort Build
PostPosted: Thu May 16, 2013 7:06 pm 
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Hi all, new to this forum but been building bikes as a hobby for a few years, just wanted to share this as i dont think there's too many around nowadays.

Spec:
Frame - Saracen Xtort circa 2002 finished in Amethyst
Forks - 2008 Mazocchi Dirt Jumper 1
Rims - 26" NS Trailmaster
Front Hub - NS Primary 20
Rear Hub - AtomLab GI 10-12R
Bars - Easton EA50
Stem - NS Quark
Brakes - Hope Mini 3
Tyres - Continental Rubber Queen 2.2"
Cranks - Truvativ IsoFlow
Pedal - DMR V8's
Drivetrain - 36/16
Seat - Fireeye
Headset - FSA Pig

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Done a few others but they're probably too modern for here!

Andrew


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PostPosted: Thu May 16, 2013 7:09 pm 
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Beefy.


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PostPosted: Thu May 16, 2013 8:21 pm 
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you should get a B&Q orange bucket to match the wheels.


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PostPosted: Thu May 16, 2013 9:01 pm 
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Ha, garden themed props were outside of my control...


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PostPosted: Thu May 16, 2013 10:49 pm 
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Very nice indeed.Just needs the rear brake hose sorting.


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PostPosted: Fri May 17, 2013 1:44 pm 
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Bullpup wrote:
Very nice indeed.Just needs the rear brake hose sorting.


.......and the front one replacing with a longer one!

Looks nice though! Hows it ride?


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PostPosted: Fri May 17, 2013 6:55 pm 
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Haha yeah both have now been sorted! Yeah it's a good ride, really light. Put a rear cassette on it too now for trails when the summer finally gets here!


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