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PostPosted: Fri Oct 11, 2013 11:13 am 
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http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Overburys-Pio ... 7114661378

too small for me.


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PostPosted: Fri Oct 11, 2013 11:49 am 
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PostPosted: Fri Oct 11, 2013 11:49 am 
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PostPosted: Fri Oct 11, 2013 1:34 pm 
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man alive that's nice - great condition 8)

will be interesting to see what this goes for


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PostPosted: Fri Oct 11, 2013 4:24 pm 
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xxnick1975 wrote:
niceee


Nice complimentary paint scheme there Nick.... :wink:


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PostPosted: Fri Oct 11, 2013 5:51 pm 
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Interesting choice of colours


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PostPosted: Fri Oct 11, 2013 6:26 pm 
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Lovely to see another evolution of the model..., I especially like the open wishbone and the shouldered straight blade Columbus forks.

The colour speaks Volumes to me.....Very Cool Bike, and so nice to see in such good condition.


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PostPosted: Fri Oct 11, 2013 6:48 pm 
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sinnerman wrote:
Lovely to see another evolution of the model..., I especially like the open wishbone and the shouldered straight blade Columbus forks.

The colour speaks Volumes to me.....Very Cool Bike, and so nice to see in such good condition.


Any Tushingham influences there Carl or just coincidences?

Lovely bike and I love the boldness of the colours andgraphicson ot...


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PostPosted: Fri Oct 11, 2013 8:16 pm 
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Giom6 wrote:
sinnerman wrote:
Lovely to see another evolution of the model..., I especially like the open wishbone and the shouldered straight blade Columbus forks.

The colour speaks Volumes to me.....Very Cool Bike, and so nice to see in such good condition.


Any Tushingham influences there Carl or just coincidences?

Lovely bike and I love the boldness of the colours andgraphicson ot...



I wouldn't say influence per say, more competition, with the influence of luming market Domination from all things Orange and White, Percieved by the consumer as Handbuilt in Halifax, when those that new better knew it wasn't......aka Overburys.


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PostPosted: Fri Oct 11, 2013 8:19 pm 
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To be fair, consider where Overburys were positioned in the market place here in the Uk at the beginning of the Mountain bike scene, it is hardly surprising that Mass Produced far east success Wearing an English flag was a hard pill to swallow at the time.

I think if I were a small frame builder it would have gripped my shit.


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