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PostPosted: Sat Feb 06, 2010 4:09 pm 
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Location: Left a bit, no right a bit ......
it's finally built and this morning was the first ride. It was all worth it, the wait for wheels, the fighting with tyre sealant the 3 attempts at getting the brakes bled properly. All worth it, the bikes a belter.


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PostPosted: Sat Feb 06, 2010 4:11 pm 
Section Moderator & South West AEC
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8) but i also find it strange, don't know why though :?

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PostPosted: Sat Feb 06, 2010 4:18 pm 
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they are lovely 8)


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PostPosted: Sat Feb 06, 2010 4:20 pm 
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I'm really loving my Surly Karate Monkey 29er - very similar to yours :D


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PostPosted: Sat Feb 06, 2010 8:26 pm 
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lookin good shagger , nice to see you make tha switch to big wheels !!


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PostPosted: Sat Feb 06, 2010 10:11 pm 
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Urm :?

A bit like Uma Thurman.

Slightly odd looking, but you wouldnt say no.


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PostPosted: Sat Feb 06, 2010 10:52 pm 
Anglian AEC / Prison Ship Captain
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after having a quick try i gotta say its the nutts if i was taller i would be riding one 8) 8) 8) 8) 8)


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PostPosted: Sat Feb 06, 2010 11:01 pm 
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Welcome to the world of big wheels 8)

now, repeat after me......."I AM INVINCIBLE!" :lol:


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PostPosted: Sun Feb 07, 2010 12:01 am 
Anglian Deputy AEC
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Looking good big fella. Uma Thurman has big feet so Pickles comparison is very fitting. And you know what they say about women with big feet ...






















Big shoes


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PostPosted: Mon Feb 08, 2010 12:46 am 
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Spose it'll be referred to as Uma now then. :D


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