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PostPosted: Tue Jan 05, 2010 3:13 pm 
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took the christmas stuff down boxed it and flung it back up the loft :D

rear caliper for the tripple disc arrived today :D :D :D :D getting there , just need a rim , pair of adaptors and a disc :wink:


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Got out of bed. Answered the door. Signed for a package. Opened it. Dragged Fat Ti out of garage and into kitchen. Fitted new Oury Grips. Looked at it. Had some tablets. Went back to bed.
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big.eck wrote:
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Fitted SRAM X0 cass/chain & gripshifters :D


oooohhh , what colours the mech ? i quite fancy an orange one :D


Haven't bought the mech yet. But either silver or red short cage


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PostPosted: Wed Jan 06, 2010 4:41 pm 
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today i started to clean the cave out , well i started it but it was cold so never really finnished it :lol:

also , i think i've sorted out the chain jumping off the dh8 now by using a truvativ box guide thing "crosses fingers" :lol:

don't you just hate being forced off work fully paid ? 8)


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tintin40 wrote:
big.eck wrote:
tintin40 wrote:
Fitted SRAM X0 cass/chain & gripshifters :D


oooohhh , what colours the mech ? i quite fancy an orange one :D


Haven't bought the mech yet. But either silver or red short cage


i really meant to say the spider on the cassette :oops: wonder if shimano will ever make an orange rear mech ?


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PostPosted: Thu Jan 07, 2010 12:49 am 
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big.eck wrote:
tintin40 wrote:
big.eck wrote:
tintin40 wrote:
Fitted SRAM X0 cass/chain & gripshifters :D


oooohhh , what colours the mech ? i quite fancy an orange one :D


Haven't bought the mech yet. But either silver or red short cage


i really meant to say the spider on the cassette :oops: wonder if shimano will ever make an orange rear mech ?


Oh it's a red cassette. Matches the paint work.
Today fitted a 120 Kore stem which is 1'' with standard bar to. 8)


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got some old tyres, 4 finger levers and strong seatpost delivered today 8)


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unwrapping 8) 8) 8)


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you'll hae to change your name tae FATGAZZ now :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:

i done a massive clearout around the whole house , wish i never started now :roll:


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Location: Falkirk! But I am a Fifer so that's OK...
Move that frame out the way so we can admire more of your lovely cream soft furnishings!

How are you getting on with tracking down the correct period bits? And what condition is it in? Repaint/powdercoat required? Or is it good enough as is?


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