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 Post subject: Dawes Horizon
PostPosted: Thu Sep 02, 2010 10:24 am 
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Hello people im new here and want to find a bit out about my bike.
I us it to commute to work. Had it about 3 years but was wondering how old it was. does anybody know. Thanks

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PostPosted: Thu Sep 02, 2010 10:30 am 
King of the Skip Monkeys
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I'm going to hazard a guess at around 1984, maybe 1986. My 1990 model was 501 with canti mounts.


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PostPosted: Thu Sep 02, 2010 10:56 am 
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thanks for that.


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PostPosted: Thu Sep 02, 2010 11:20 am 
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1980s for sure ( with those caliper brakes ). Lovely old giffer, reeks of cream teas and ginger beer on hot summer's days. Mudguard and pannier rack that sucker up and it'll go forever. Lush bike.


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PostPosted: Thu Sep 02, 2010 2:53 pm 
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Agency_Scum wrote:
1980s for sure ( with those caliper brakes ). Lovely old giffer, reeks of cream teas and ginger beer on hot summer's days. Mudguard and pannier rack that sucker up and it'll go forever. Lush bike.


where would i get the mudguards and what have you from??


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PostPosted: Thu Sep 02, 2010 9:31 pm 
retrobike rider
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Me, PM ( " Personal Message " ) me your address and I've a pair of mudguards you can have, you'll need to find the arms for them though.


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PostPosted: Wed Sep 21, 2011 10:43 am 
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PM me if you ever want to sell it !!!

Some of my happiest days were on a Dawes Horizon in this exact colour.


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