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PostPosted: Sat Jan 23, 2010 2:31 pm 
Anglian AEC / Prison Ship Captain
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Location: LOWESTOFT the worlds smallest bore fest
so i sold the merlin ritchey tubed frame and desided to go modern for an ss bike and here she is.

frame. on one inbred slot dropout in red and 16"
forks. surly 1x1
headset. chris king rasta 11/8th
stem. ritchey 4 axis wcs 90mm
bars. rithcey wcs carbon low riser
brakes. shimano xt m775 discs front and rear
cranks. shimano xt m760 175mm arms
wheels. hope pro2 hubs with dt swiss db spokes with ritchey wcs girder rims and each spoke has a spoke washer fitted for a perfect spoke fit.
chaintug. surly tuggnut one each side
chain. wippermann connex 8spd
pedals. ritchey spd compatible's (crc special offer)
grips. ritchey wcs foam lock-ons.
bash. ti one this guy sells on stw
chainring. surly 32t
cog rear. andel surly copy in 16t
seatclamp. salsa Qr black
qr's salsa rasta
seatpost. ritchey wcs carbon 27.2mm
saddle. carge spoon


so what do you think then guys and girls


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PostPosted: Sat Jan 23, 2010 3:53 pm 
Gold Trader / PoTM Winner / RB Rider
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looks good.

i think if my inbred was the slidey one i would still have it now


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PostPosted: Sat Jan 30, 2010 8:12 pm 
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Very nice and looked fun to ride, nice frame colour too.

Do you rate these Shimano XT brakes?

Enjoy :)


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PostPosted: Sat Jan 30, 2010 9:19 pm 
Anglian AEC / Prison Ship Captain
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cheers guys poiuy the xt's are great been using xt's for well over a year now tons of power and loads of feel you cant go wrong.

its getting a small couple of upgrades this this week starting with

1. a chris king rasta headset and rasta spacers
2. rasta ss spacer kit
3. salsa rasta Qr's front and rear 8) 8)


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PostPosted: Sun Feb 07, 2010 5:13 pm 
Anglian AEC / Prison Ship Captain
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its now in its final guiss its had some king and salsa upgrades 8)


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PostPosted: Sun Feb 07, 2010 9:14 pm 
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Looking better now, just need On-One forks, they have new collection on their website, only £60 for steel forks, see link:-

http://www.on-one-shop.co.uk/acatalog/c ... OOCR26DVWH

That will finish it off sweet.

btw, you need a new camera too :wink:


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PostPosted: Sun Feb 07, 2010 9:18 pm 
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See Dan, thats 5 people that have told you that now ;)


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PostPosted: Sun Feb 07, 2010 9:35 pm 
Anglian Deputy AEC
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Average Mark wrote:
See Dan, thats 5 people that have told you that now ;)


Make that 6, you need some On-One forks on that. Sweet ride 8) pimped to the max 8) just needs a Burbury seat cover to finish it off :wink:


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PostPosted: Sun Feb 07, 2010 10:54 pm 
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call me a bike snob , but you have top notch equipement on a frame which doesnt deserve it .


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PostPosted: Sun Feb 07, 2010 11:42 pm 
Anglian AEC / Prison Ship Captain
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Location: LOWESTOFT the worlds smallest bore fest
cchris2lou wrote:
call me a bike snob , but you have top notch equipement on a frame which doesnt deserve it .
:shock: :shock:

how'd you work that one out :lol: :lol: :lol: it may not be an "expensive" frame but its built well the geom is spot on and it handles really well and there dn6 tubing is just a home brand 4130 butted cromo its good for what its for a rider :wink:


ps guys i know i need a new camera as my phones one is crap :oops:


and i like the surly forks they track really well and keep the front at the height i want it 420mm axle to crown 8)


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