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PostPosted: Sun Aug 26, 2018 8:53 pm 
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Location: somewhere in the Italian Alps
Here for sale a dream bike, not many here around and not many in this superb conditions.
The frame has really limited usage, it is almost mint, no damages , no chainsuck, just some mark on decals from storage.
Top tube 55.5 center/center and seat tube 42.5 center/center.
Top built with Morati bar and Morati stem like new,
STM upside down forks in superd conditions (long boots model to protect stanctions)
STM wheelset
PMP headset (good like a Chris King)
Dura ace / Paul thumbshifters
proshift vbrakes
Gipiemme pluma titanium saddle and titanium post
XTR group

Here for sale for 2500 euros, paypal gift or bank transfer payment.
to add shipping rates.


MORATI Cross fork, perfect shape, 230mm 1' steer, included chris king devolution headset baseplate to allow installation on 1-1/8 headset: 800€ paypal gift, + shipping at cost.


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PostPosted: Sun Aug 26, 2018 10:00 pm 
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USD fork?!!


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PostPosted: Mon Aug 27, 2018 5:08 am 
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Yes upside down fork! STM forks can fit long or short boots , but all them are upside down.
The yellow are boots, not legs, the legs are the black pipes connected to the crown, the stanctions are protected from the yellow boots and not visible with long boots installed.


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PostPosted: Mon Aug 27, 2018 5:43 am 
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IanS62 wrote:
USD fork?!!

I had the same thought
Every day's a school day on RetroBike :wink:


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PostPosted: Mon Aug 27, 2018 5:10 pm 
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RobMac wrote:
IanS62 wrote:
USD fork?!!

I had the same thought
Every day's a school day on RetroBike :wink:

Not that revolutionary for retro MTB, Halson Design, Shiver and Suspenders fitted to the Mountain Cycle San Andreas were all usd forks.


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PostPosted: Mon Aug 27, 2018 6:28 pm 
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puh, some nice assortment of rare parts on a bike - very lovely - GLWS


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PostPosted: Tue Aug 28, 2018 1:48 pm 
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I can't get my head around how that fork works at all. If it's an upside down design, how does the brake move with the wheel?


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PostPosted: Tue Aug 28, 2018 2:14 pm 
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Lacuna wrote:
I can't get my head around how that fork works at all. If it's an upside down design, how does the brake move with the wheel?


brakes are connected to the stanctions
there is an hole in the legs to allow brake pivot to move up and down
boots are protecting this hole from dust


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PostPosted: Tue Aug 28, 2018 2:23 pm 
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The brake bridge and mounts are connected, they slide up and down with the stanchions... you can see it better looking at one without the covers 8)


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PostPosted: Tue Aug 28, 2018 3:01 pm 
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Thats a helluva bike 8) Only got the Morati forks on a bike and they really transform the ride..

GLWTS.


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