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PostPosted: Sun Mar 31, 2013 1:58 am 
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A fantastic day out with Charlie Kelly and Fairfax Pat. And yes they smoked me on the climbs, but I did only walk up around 200yrds of the upper climbs...

http://app.strava.com/activities/46560205#z5797|6037

I forgot to start strava too, we started at Fairfax so add 600 ft to the climbing


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PostPosted: Sun Mar 31, 2013 2:11 am 
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I cant show you because its 2am and im not getting the camera out .

I'll tell you though :D
Was at the wheelbuilders having a caliper rebuilt and i spots in a corner but a bit of purple
£30 later im the happy owner on a lovely nos purple hope XC front hub 6 bolt :D This will go with my purple green set up im gathering bits for. Ideal :D

Ill pop a pic up tomorrow at some point


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PostPosted: Sun Mar 31, 2013 9:23 am 
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Location: Riding my Woodsie.
The Ken wrote:
A fantastic day out with Charlie Kelly and Fairfax Pat. And yes they smoked me on the climbs, but I did only walk up around 200yrds of the upper climbs...

http://app.strava.com/activities/46560205#z5797|6037

I forgot to start strava too, we started at Fairfax so add 600 ft to the climbing



Sweeeeet. 8)

Well jell. :lol:


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PostPosted: Sun Mar 31, 2013 9:51 am 
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19.5 miles that must have just about killed you TK :lol:


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PostPosted: Sun Mar 31, 2013 4:40 pm 
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me an clubby wll see yer 19.5m and raise ye a 24.9m.

arbroath was a real eye opener for me, some really good ridings...


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PostPosted: Sun Mar 31, 2013 5:23 pm 
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keithyr wrote:
me an clubby wll see yer 19.5m and raise ye a 24.9m.

arbroath was a real eye opener for me, some really good ridings...


19.5m in California or 24.9m in Arbroath?

I'll have to think that one through properly.


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PostPosted: Sun Mar 31, 2013 8:25 pm 
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Location: Falkirk! But I am a Fifer so that's OK...
Tazio wrote:
keithyr wrote:
me an clubby wll see yer 19.5m and raise ye a 24.9m.

arbroath was a real eye opener for me, some really good ridings...


19.5m in California or 24.9m in Arbroath?

I'll have to think that one through properly.

:D Nail. Heid.


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PostPosted: Sun Mar 31, 2013 9:55 pm 
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today i built my klein attitude up......fresh paint and v brakes, bar ends etc! rigid forks replaced the rock shox!
from this
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PostPosted: Sun Mar 31, 2013 11:21 pm 
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I see the unusual seat angle hasnt changed :lol:
Looks very smart though. Have you given any thought to decals or decal colour ? A little bit of contrast goes very nicely :?


PS
That looks pretty amazing Dave :D is there photies to go with it ?


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PostPosted: Sun Mar 31, 2013 11:33 pm 
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dyna-ti wrote:
I see the unusual seat angle hasnt changed :lol:
Looks very smart though. Have you given any thought to decals or decal colour ? A little bit of contrast goes very nicely :?


PS
That looks pretty amazing Dave :D is there photies to go with it ?

it will change.....as soon as i free the front clamp on the post!!! (it's actually more comfortable than it looks!!! :shock: )


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