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 Post subject: Polished XT thumbies
PostPosted: Fri May 03, 2013 1:34 pm 
retrobike rider / Gold Trader
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Polished XT thumbies :shock:

Looks great, but high starting price :?


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 Post subject: Re: Polished XT thumbies
PostPosted: Fri May 03, 2013 1:41 pm 
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:o Agree they do look great but that price.......!


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 Post subject: Re: Polished XT thumbies
PostPosted: Fri May 03, 2013 1:50 pm 
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I wonder how long those clamps will last.......


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 Post subject: Re: Polished XT thumbies
PostPosted: Fri May 03, 2013 4:52 pm 
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The threads couldn't be worse than the ones in stock mounts could they ;)
I had several pairs over the years and the threads stripped on nearly all of them, in fact the clunky mount on the DX model was a lot more reliable.


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 Post subject: Re: Polished XT thumbies
PostPosted: Fri May 03, 2013 7:13 pm 
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stating that it's "high" is being modest! :P :roll:


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 Post subject: Re: Polished XT thumbies
PostPosted: Fri May 03, 2013 7:55 pm 
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:shock: considering an equally good polished set went for around £30 recently!


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 Post subject: Re: Polished XT thumbies
PostPosted: Sat May 04, 2013 8:14 am 
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I bought the last(I think) set of polished ones on ebay for around £45.....just as nice as these


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