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 Post subject: Fondriest Fixie
PostPosted: Fri Jul 10, 2009 3:17 pm 
Gold Trader
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Got the frame for free from a customer when i worked in the biz (crack in head tube)

Built with parts bin Campy and Shimano, only real expense the Eno rear wheel 8)

Frame: Fondriest Molvern
Fork: Fondriest
Headset: FSA

Stem: yes :-)
Handlebar: ITM
Grips: Cork

Brakes: Shimano Ultegra 6400 (front only)
Brake Levers/Shifters: Shimano R400

Sprocket 15T Suntour 1/8" track
Chain: KMC Kool Chain
Cranks: Campagnolo Mirage
Bottom Bracket: Campagnolo Veloce
Pedals: M515 SPD

Front wheel : American Classic CR420
Rear Rim: Velocity 32h
Rear Hub: White Industries Eno
Nipples: DT brass
Spokes: DT Competition double butted
Tyres: Vredestein

Saddle: Turbomatic 2
Seatpost: Selcof alloy

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 Post subject: fatfixie
PostPosted: Fri Jul 10, 2009 9:27 pm 
Gold Trader / MacRetro rider
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Once again, thats a great looking machine.
Keep 'em coming :)

Jamie


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PostPosted: Fri Jul 10, 2009 9:28 pm 
The Guv'nor
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Tidy fixie.

What is it, late 90s alloy? How did you fix the headtube?


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PostPosted: Sat Jul 11, 2009 2:39 am 
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About 1997 John

Drilled a pilot hole at the end of the crack. Hasn't spread farther yet :oops:

Andy


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 Post subject: Re: Fondriest Fixie
PostPosted: Wed Feb 13, 2013 11:04 pm 
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passed this onto a mate. frame is now dead :cry:

andy


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PostPosted: Thu Feb 14, 2013 3:24 am 
rBoTM Winner
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fatfixie wrote:

Drilled a pilot hole at the end of the crack. Hasn't spread farther yet :oops:



Clever solution, but maybe a bit risky.


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