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 Post subject: rocky moutain fusion
PostPosted: Wed Feb 24, 2010 11:03 pm 
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Hi All

Welcome to my newest and last project :D .As most of you are aware this was lewis1649's rocky mount,and dave being the type of guy he is and after a couple of months nagging him to sell it to me he decided to do a realy good trade with me due to him getting another project,but any way a big thank you goes out to dave! (cheers matey :D )

i always said to dave that he should turn it into geared bike so here it is,fitted with-

xt hollowtech chainset
xt shifters
xt front mech
xt rear mech
specialised xc carbon bars
easton carbon post
ritchey wcs headset
flight titinium saddle
cane creek v's
avid levers
mavic d 521 sup rims with xt rear hub and formular front hub
hutchinson scorpian tyres (for time being)

jesus am going on :D
heres the pics comments always welcome good and bad
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PostPosted: Wed Feb 24, 2010 11:21 pm 
Gold Trader / PoTM Winner / RB Rider
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She's faster with one gear!

Top job on this mike. Really does look well. Just make sure it gets dirty on sunday. She likes a bit of dirt


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PostPosted: Wed Feb 24, 2010 11:52 pm 
Classified Mod / Lincs, East and South Yorks AEC
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Is that the same one you were riding on Sunday Dave?

Looks great by the way Mike look forward to seeing it :D


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PostPosted: Thu Feb 25, 2010 12:10 am 
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certainly is. sold to mike that evening.

he has a habit of keeping his bikes pristine clean so it is bound to look different!


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PostPosted: Thu Feb 25, 2010 12:25 am 
Classified Mod / Lincs, East and South Yorks AEC
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Cant believe how fast that happened, sold and rebuilt in 3 days :lol:


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PostPosted: Thu Feb 25, 2010 12:37 am 
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there's no flies on mike. he used to build them as a job so he has a head start


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PostPosted: Thu Feb 25, 2010 8:33 am 
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cheers for the kind words guy's
carnt wait for sunday,bring it on!


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PostPosted: Thu Feb 25, 2010 9:47 am 
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Did you get the rear brake sorted out ?


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PostPosted: Thu Feb 25, 2010 10:00 am 
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About time that damn thing got gears :lol:


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PostPosted: Thu Feb 25, 2010 10:01 am 
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FluffyChicken wrote:
Did you get the rear brake sorted out ?


not sure wat you mean mate?but yer i bought a new inner cabble and recut the outer to get a smoother operation


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