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PostPosted: Sat Sep 19, 2020 8:05 am 
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The braking is still coming via the hub not rim so should look even

Agreed that a Magura - Vbrake or even a Canti on the rear would look awkward, what’s happening with brake bosses are you removing them for a cleaner look ?


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PostPosted: Sat Sep 19, 2020 8:21 am 
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Retro Spud wrote:
The braking is still coming via the hub not rim so should look even

Agreed that a Magura - Vbrake or even a Canti on the rear would look awkward, what’s happening with brake bosses are you removing them for a cleaner look ?


No, they’re just going to have some little rubber covers, as the frame is being restored to original spec..

You never know, she might want a modern trail bike one day so I want to be able flog off all the “wrong” kit and take it back to catalogue...


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PostPosted: Sun Sep 20, 2020 9:22 am 
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Love your builds. Interested how this turns out. Subscribed


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PostPosted: Sun Sep 20, 2020 12:27 pm 
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SirLurkalot wrote:
Love your builds. Interested how this turns out. Subscribed


Cheers your Lordship... :D

Currently mucking about with graphics, took a quick sellotape & sharpie copy from my ‘94 Antaeus last night when I got back from the pub, :facepalm: so the lines were a bit rough, but there’s enough detail to scan and create from...


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PostPosted: Sun Sep 20, 2020 3:17 pm 
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Sellotape !

Fooking hell .... never though if using that to trace something out - clear,stays in place and always to hand

Live and learn - so obvious now


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PostPosted: Sun Sep 20, 2020 5:30 pm 
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Retro Spud wrote:
Sellotape !

Fooking hell .... never though if using that to trace something out - clear,stays in place and always to hand

Live and learn - so obvious now


NB...only use it when you are committed to replacing what you are copying....(Obviously) :roll: :shock: :wink:


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PostPosted: Sun Sep 20, 2020 5:52 pm 
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Good for lifting dabs.


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PostPosted: Sun Sep 20, 2020 6:08 pm 
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The History Man wrote:
Good for lifting dabs.


:?: :?: :?: :?:


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PostPosted: Sun Sep 20, 2020 6:17 pm 
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Silly.


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PostPosted: Tue Sep 22, 2020 9:58 pm 
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I love the XT thumbshifter coaster! Do you have a link to where I could get one? Just tried fleabay but nothing doing there.


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