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PostPosted: Sun May 08, 2011 7:06 pm 
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I was wondering a few days ago; as one of THE premier cycling nations, whether their East German coaches let them ride offroad, and now I know...
Anyone in the down belows know anything about this beauty?

http://cgi.ebay.com.au/ws/eBayISAPI.dll ... 0776841195


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PostPosted: Thu May 19, 2011 9:04 pm 
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That looks ace....

The seller really needs to have a close up pic of the rear brake bosses... they sound very cool indeed 8)


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PostPosted: Thu May 19, 2011 9:19 pm 
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oooOOOhh thats nice


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PostPosted: Thu May 19, 2011 9:26 pm 
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mynchiboy wrote:
That looks ace....

The seller really needs to have a close up pic of the rear brake bosses... they sound very cool indeed 8)

Like this...
http://cyclebucket.com/images/dsc000jyj.jpg


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PostPosted: Thu May 19, 2011 9:56 pm 
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suburbanreuben wrote:
mynchiboy wrote:
That looks ace....

The seller really needs to have a close up pic of the rear brake bosses... they sound very cool indeed 8)

Like this...
http://cyclebucket.com/images/dsc000jyj.jpg


Once again I fail to scroll down :lol:

Very cool for sure :)


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PostPosted: Fri May 20, 2011 12:47 pm 
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Very cool indeed. Priced fairly, too.

That's actually for sale not 10 mins away from me. A pity it's too big :roll: (or am I too short?)


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PostPosted: Sat May 21, 2011 2:09 pm 
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other than klooking damn fine, there aren't any benefits to running reverse brakes are there?


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PostPosted: Sun May 22, 2011 8:18 am 
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jamabikes wrote:
other than klooking damn fine, there aren't any benefits to running reverse brakes are there?


Nope, in fact they would be less effective. Obviously just done for asthetics.


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