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 Post subject: Ti or not?
PostPosted: Thu Jul 11, 2019 10:47 pm 
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https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/173922495035?ul_noapp=true


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PostPosted: Thu Jul 11, 2019 10:48 pm 
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I'm in the not Ti camp btw


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PostPosted: Thu Jul 11, 2019 10:53 pm 
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Looks like aluminium to me...nice looking frame though :)


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PostPosted: Thu Jul 11, 2019 11:16 pm 
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mynchiboy wrote:
Looks like aluminium to me...nice looking frame though :)


Agreed, on both counts. Welds look too chunky, and tubing too oversized for Ti, in my opinion.


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 Post subject: Re: Ti or not?
PostPosted: Fri Jul 12, 2019 12:38 am 
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If I'm not mistaken, that's a re-stickered (aluminium) Shogun:

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/153535454196


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 Post subject: Re: Ti or not?
PostPosted: Fri Jul 12, 2019 8:43 am 
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The welds look like aluminium not Ti and it looks very like the Shogun.


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 Post subject: Re: Ti or not?
PostPosted: Fri Jul 12, 2019 11:05 am 
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one-eyed_jim wrote:
If I'm not mistaken, that's a re-stickered (aluminium) Shogun:

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/153535454196



Well spotted! I emailed the seller and he said its definitely Ti...


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PostPosted: Fri Jul 12, 2019 11:18 am 
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Ive done a fair bit of welding in my time and they are 100% aluminium weld beads.


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PostPosted: Sun Jul 14, 2019 5:37 pm 
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Yes, he's "re-described it" as alu


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 Post subject: Re: Ti or not?
PostPosted: Sun Jul 14, 2019 5:44 pm 
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It's even got the original kinesis/shogun forks on it.........


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