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PostPosted: Sat May 26, 2018 11:42 pm 
Old School Grand Master

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i picked this up as a frame and fork recently, after a placing a winning bid on ebay. its a yes racing triton from about 1984. i havent seen many of these bikes and info on them is scarce so if anyone knows more, please fill me in 8)
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the chrome and graphics are both original, but considering its 3 and a half decades old, its survived really well!
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Where one project became two! I figure i may as well make the most of what spare time I’ve got and build both bikes at once, although the zaskar probably takes priority to be fair 8)
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The forks are original and came with the frame, but the seatpost is new.
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As much as id like everything to be original/ 80s correct, my budget wont allow it, so starting off some repop with a diacompe seatclamp...
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PostPosted: Thu May 31, 2018 7:26 pm 
Old School Grand Master

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starting to take shape now...
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the saddle is an avocet air o2 with titanium rails (probably around 1992 era) found in my parts box, or what my girlfriend likes to call my 'man box' lol
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the chainring and spider are sugino and the arm is takagi, all are genuine 80s parts. i was going to repaint the arms, but i decided that i really like the wear and that it shows its 35 years
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skyway tuff II wheels, mid to late 80s era
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and its almost done
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PostPosted: Sat Jul 28, 2018 8:28 pm 
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