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PostPosted: Sat Jun 18, 2011 10:04 pm 
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it is sitting at 24.4 lbs as it stands- you got some rings? The lx rear mech just seems wrong but xtr grey just does not fit the red/black look :?


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PostPosted: Thu Jun 23, 2011 11:19 pm 
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i got velo's old kona up and running tonight 8) still not sure if i'm gona run front gears yet 8)

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500mm wide bars :o

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still gona paint the forks white and theres ma new do all bike 8)


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PostPosted: Thu Jun 23, 2011 11:59 pm 
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Location: Falkirk! But I am a Fifer so that's OK...
Green and blue... aye, it does go... giving me ideas.


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PostPosted: Fri Jun 24, 2011 12:13 am 
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A Kona with curved forks just looks all wrong.

Sorry big chap.


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PostPosted: Fri Jun 24, 2011 8:14 am 
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Tazio wrote:
A Kona with curved forks just looks all wrong.

Sorry big chap.


Ya reckon a set of White p2's would go better ? I hadn't gave straight forks a thought tbh :oops:


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PostPosted: Fri Jun 24, 2011 12:38 pm 
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big.eck wrote:
Tazio wrote:
A Kona with curved forks just looks all wrong.

Sorry big chap.


Ya reckon a set of White p2's would go better ? I hadn't gave straight forks a thought tbh :oops:


Yep, and it will steer like a Kona should as well.

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PostPosted: Fri Jun 24, 2011 12:52 pm 
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Rubbish, Kona looks great with curvy forks, dare to not follow the herd Eck, also they'll look good white :wink:


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PostPosted: Fri Jun 24, 2011 1:05 pm 
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Location: Falkirk! But I am a Fifer so that's OK...
I'm with Velo, dare to be different...

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PostPosted: Fri Jun 24, 2011 1:08 pm 
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straight all day long, does not look like a kona otherwise, like a yo without a BOI or an orange without pace- I don't make the rules...... :wink:


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Location: In the foothills of the foothills of The Cairngorm Massif :D
Curved Forks Alexander :lol: How could you?



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here's one of mine..........

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Think it's quite smart actually on the larger frames :D


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