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PostPosted: Thu Jun 20, 2013 7:25 pm 
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It may only be a Muirwoods but in the splatter/leaf/rainforest paint job! Not seen another like it!

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Marin-Muirwoo ... 2ec8b92d50


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PostPosted: Thu Jun 20, 2013 7:29 pm 
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Erm, isnt that just the 'its not stolen, ive just peeled some of the stickers off/rattle can'd it a different colour because i like it like that' makeover given to most/all 'borrowed' bikes?


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PostPosted: Thu Jun 20, 2013 7:50 pm 
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I think not...its green at the front fading through to black at the rear and I have heard of this paint job before, just never seen it...

...however I've been wrong before!!


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PostPosted: Thu Jun 20, 2013 8:21 pm 
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1989 florescent muirwoods probably a stolen one that's been badly sprayed in the past
one of these it is viewtopic.php?f=6&t=192341


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PostPosted: Thu Jun 20, 2013 8:28 pm 
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Yeah, it looks like it's been painted and the paint has peeled off...either that or someone has sneezed on it!


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PostPosted: Thu Jun 20, 2013 8:38 pm 
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hmm still not sure why do that to the frame and not the forks?...and looks too even a wear to be just a rattle can thats worn off...


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PostPosted: Thu Jun 20, 2013 9:00 pm 
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Check out the pics 4 and 5, the paint job looks awful! :facepalm:


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PostPosted: Thu Jun 20, 2013 9:02 pm 
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rattle can job.


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PostPosted: Thu Jun 20, 2013 9:11 pm 
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ok maybe I got excited premiturely....a commmon fault of mine!


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PostPosted: Thu Jun 20, 2013 9:12 pm 
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just as long as you didn't mess up the screen :lol: it's not a Klein!


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