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PostPosted: Sat Aug 18, 2012 10:42 am 
Gold Trader / MacRetro rider
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Lets get this one started again! Just went through the post and im not seeing very many bikes that were right at the top of the price scale, and even if they double up it doesnt matter we all love a good bike. Im looking at backinthedaydh his bikes are all immaculate.

Heres mine even thou it has a post of its own.

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most of the high end frames are out of reach for us mere mortals sadly :lol:

the treks cool 8) isnt there a tomac frame that looks like it ?

and you NEED this to finnish it > http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/VOLKSWAGEN-RE ... 4169672da6


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PostPosted: Sat Aug 18, 2012 11:53 am 
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Nearly finished :D
1999/2000 Dirtworks Monster 8)
Info is very sparse on the internet so if anybody has any articles etc could they let me know :wink:


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PostPosted: Sat Aug 18, 2012 12:04 pm 
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thats lovely mike :wink:


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PostPosted: Mon Sep 10, 2012 12:00 pm 
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Here is my current stable of retro DH rigs

1997 Yeti Lawwill DH4 (Ongoing project, this is how I bought it)
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1997 Schwinn Straight 6
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1999 Schwinn Straight 8
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2000 Schwinn Straight 8 (NOS)
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2002 Schwinn Straight 8 (NOS)
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Some bits for the above framesets

1998 Boxxer Pro's (NOS) [I have a set of mint 99 ones also]
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Some pull shocks. (2 on the right are NOS)
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And a couple of my past ones.

1998 Giant ATX DH2 - My first propper DH bike
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2000 Schwinn Straight 8 - Raced this for 4 years, was stolen around 2006 from Sydney, Aus.
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2002 Schwinn Straight 8 - Sold to a mate earlier this year
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PostPosted: Mon Sep 10, 2012 12:19 pm 
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Nathan wrote:
Here is my current stable of retro DH rigs

1997 Yeti Lawwill DH4 (Ongoing project, this is how I bought it)
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Ah so you beat me to this :evil: haha was only about 5 ks from where i lived and didnt expect it to go for so much.

You have one amazing collection always wanted a straight 8


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PostPosted: Mon Sep 10, 2012 2:30 pm 
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heavyp wrote:

Ah so you beat me to this :evil: haha was only about 5 ks from where i lived and didnt expect it to go for so much.

You have one amazing collection always wanted a straight 8


Yeah I've missed a few in the US over the past few years, so I bid to win on this one. :wink: Had been on the lookout for one for around 3-4 years.


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PostPosted: Thu Sep 13, 2012 12:19 pm 
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my 98 lts, hope bulbs, hope c2's, junior t, and will have a full set of goldtech bearings soonish. :D


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PostPosted: Thu Sep 13, 2012 3:54 pm 
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colour change for the san andreas 8)

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theres more on the cards too :wink:


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PostPosted: Sat Sep 15, 2012 8:58 pm 
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my xc'd dh bikes

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PostPosted: Sun Sep 16, 2012 9:44 pm 
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Loving this thread!


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