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 Post subject: Raleigh 531 c luxe
PostPosted: Sun Jun 01, 2014 8:25 pm 
Dirt Disciple

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Location: cleveland
Just got this im normaly into mtbs so not sure about this but i think its about 1987 ish
its in really good nick not a thing needs doing apart from 2 new tyres


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PostPosted: Sun Jun 01, 2014 9:19 pm 
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:-)

Frame number will date it...


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PostPosted: Sun Jun 01, 2014 9:27 pm 
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1987 TYPE 8802- 531C Luxe, Oyster with pearl blue and red decor :wink: :D 8)


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PostPosted: Sun Jun 01, 2014 9:47 pm 
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I think is the correct brochure.....

Shaun


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 Post subject: Re: Raleigh 531 c luxe
PostPosted: Sun Jun 15, 2014 6:41 pm 
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That frame is in fact very well 'spec'ed' and really well above a standard 531C build.

I have one as well which will be returned to standard...are the colours metallic or standard?

Thanks.


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PostPosted: Mon Jun 23, 2014 10:30 pm 
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very nice :D


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PostPosted: Tue Jun 24, 2014 6:45 pm 
Dirt Disciple

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Location: cleveland
Thanks its in amazing condition the paint is like a metalic pearlsent
i just need to find some decent amber wall tyres as the origonals are cracking
the groupset is shimano 600 not really up on road stuff as im more into mountain bikes


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 Post subject: Re: Raleigh 531 c luxe
PostPosted: Tue Jun 24, 2014 7:08 pm 
Dirt Disciple

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Location: Derbyshire
Shimano 600 is what is now called Ultegra, one below the top of the range.


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 Post subject: Re: Raleigh 531 c luxe
PostPosted: Tue Jul 01, 2014 12:25 pm 
Devout Dirtbag

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veloflex tyres are what you need :)


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PostPosted: Tue Jul 01, 2014 4:16 pm 
Dirt Disciple

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Thanks for the reply there nice tyres have you tried panaracer pasela


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