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PostPosted: Thu Mar 14, 2013 10:11 am 
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Is it my ageing eyes ?

Or do the front forks on this Rory O'Brien look too straight ?

"it was immaculate until I let a family member use it while his bike was off the road and he didn't look after it too well and it got a bit scratched."

Scratched ? . . . . . . . I wonder if someone has run into something.

PostPosted: Thu Mar 14, 2013 10:55 am 
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Joined: Tue Dec 20, 2011 2:49 pm
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You are right, they rally really don't look right, the gap between the back of the forks and the downtube looks all wrong!

Having said that I can't see enough detail to see if the DT is bent, so maybe lucky with that and get away with just replacing the forks.

If I was going to bid (and I'm not) I would want close up pictures of 1) the back of the fork legs and 2) the downtube, 6" or so from, and up to, the head tube.

PostPosted: Sat Mar 16, 2013 1:29 am 
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Looks like it is an USWB Rory O'Brien now....... A.K.A. Fooked :shock:

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