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PostPosted: Wed Apr 28, 2010 10:59 am 
Lincs AEC
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cchris2lou wrote:
sorry but you need to change

tyres
pedals
flat bars instead of risers


x2

Indeed.

Those tyres and pedals hurt my eyes, and you cannot have risers with bar ends, nor can you have risers on a Merlin.

Otherwise, looks good.


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PostPosted: Wed Apr 28, 2010 11:29 am 
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i will look out for some Ti flats then!


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PostPosted: Wed Apr 28, 2010 2:44 pm 
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I can help you there.. I have some nice Kolo flat Ti bars and a very mint set of amberwall folders. I will bring them along on sat for you to take a look at.


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PostPosted: Wed Apr 28, 2010 3:03 pm 
Lincs AEC
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Dr S wrote:
I can help you there.. I have some nice Kolo flat Ti bars and a very mint set of amberwall folders. I will bring them along on sat for you to take a look at.


Thank god for that :wink:


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PostPosted: Wed Apr 28, 2010 3:46 pm 
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Pickle wrote:
cchris2lou wrote:
you cannot have risers with bar ends, nor can you have risers on a Merlin.

Otherwise, looks good.
And judging by the pics I've seen on this forum, you're not allowed to get it muddy either! :wink:


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Dr S wrote:
I can help you there.. I have some nice Kolo flat Ti bars and a very mint set of amberwall folders. I will bring them along on sat for you to take a look at.


get pics to me bud, may have a slight problem for saturday.....house moving!


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decided to stick the tires and seat on it from the silver sannie.

and pedals from the yellow sannie.

will change a few things, but want it running sweet first.

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PostPosted: Wed Apr 28, 2010 10:30 pm 
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Much prefer the tined down look, you’re clearly getting a little addicted to titanium and buying bikes 8)


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clunker wrote:
Much prefer the tined down look, you’re clearly getting a little addicted to titanium and buying bikes 8)


yeah the blue is a little in your face, i had to tone it down :lol:


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any thoughts on the bike folks?

aint had time to do anything with it yet, i have been really busy, probaly spent less than 30mins with the bike as it lives at my parents.


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