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PostPosted: Wed Aug 03, 2005 6:20 pm 
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can some one Measure their team fat or yo tubeset for me please. All tube external diameters and if possible some close up photos of the rear drop outs chainstays to bottom bracket and and chainstays to top of seat tube junction. you,ll probably be thinking what,s he doing i,ve found a bike shop that will sell me a tubeset my plan of action is to build myself a fat replica.


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PostPosted: Wed Aug 03, 2005 6:47 pm 
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Which size do you build,my frames are all L or M/L ??
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PostPosted: Wed Aug 03, 2005 7:00 pm 
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ah okay so you wanna build a replica (holds back the reins.. dont shoot on site ;D)

obvious question, why dont you buy an original?


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PostPosted: Wed Aug 10, 2005 6:29 pm 
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money for one and a baby on the way.And a mk1 ford escort mexico waiting too be restored part done a colt starion all so too restore.
and above all i,ve been welding since i was 14 1 am now 37 and i would like to have a go at building a frame. and it has too be a fat chance i used to drool over them in the bike mags.


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PostPosted: Wed Aug 10, 2005 9:45 pm 
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hmm, as long as you dont put FAT chance decals on it thens alls well ;)

u can pick FATs up pretty cheaply b.t.w. I got a yo eddy frame & fork in january for £100, they're out there, you just gotta be patient hunting em down :)


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