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PostPosted: Thu Apr 28, 2011 9:25 am 
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Mr Panda wrote:

RC35 forks with early Hope hub/brake as pictured :twisted:


Ah good, glad to see someone else will be riding rigid.


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I couldnt resist any longer I got my NEW digital kitchen scales out :D

Bit of useless information : Weights of 160mm brake rotors (each).

Shimano Deore 150grms
Shimano XTR 126grms
Avid 111grms :shock:


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RobMac wrote:
I couldnt resist any longer I got my NEW digital kitchen scales out :D

Bit of useless information : Weights of 160mm brake rotors (each).

Shimano Deore 150grms
Shimano XTR 126grms
Avid 111grms :shock:


Fair old drop in weights there :?
Not sure i'd go for the lightest though.

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Mr Panda wrote:

RC35 forks with early Hope hub/brake as pictured :twisted:


Ah good, glad to see someone else will be riding rigid.


:lol: :lol:


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Location: In the foothills of the foothills of The Cairngorm Massif :D
foff - I like rc35s 8)


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Dyna you may have a point there, my non-retro Stumpy has Avids fitted and Ive found them a bit fragile, not good during a heavy handed wheel changes in a race :?


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Today I washed and polished the car, I've a load of things to do but enjoyed faffing about with this. Reminded me of yesteryear when you'd polish and preen your car and go for a run :) Also won some XTR cranks for a project :)


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nice one k 8)


used to love polishing the cossie bitd then taking it out and thrashing the life out of it :lol: :lol: :lol:

i've mostly been faffing about with my ss saracen jumpbike , gona sell it as i need the space :lol:


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What did yo get a the station eck?

BTW have you had anything done by these chaps?

http://www.blackperformance.co.uk/


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I did 45 miles yesterday and another (windy) 45 today, Ive come to the
conclusion Fife no flat :?


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took some pics today
http://www.retrobike.co.uk/forum/viewto ... 81#1107481


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