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PostPosted: Mon Jun 21, 2010 1:32 pm 
King of the Skip Monkeys
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Oh go on then... one more pic as its now a rider:

8spd wheels to make it usable


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PostPosted: Wed Jul 07, 2010 10:32 am 
King of the Skip Monkeys
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Its a rare thing, I've done at least 150 miles on this. I just want to ride it more.


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PostPosted: Wed Jul 07, 2010 10:36 am 
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Can I have a go on Sunday :lol:


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PostPosted: Wed Jul 07, 2010 10:39 am 
King of the Skip Monkeys
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sure but it might be a bit on the small side for you.

Its quirky frame loosely measures up as an 18 but, it has a higher than usual BB that makes it feel as if your knees are up around your ears.


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PostPosted: Wed Jul 28, 2010 12:41 pm 
King of the Skip Monkeys
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Just a mini update with the original Tioga Farmer John/ Nephew tyres, Wolber rims, DX hubs and a couple of tweaks.

XT sharkfin (from the tip)

Not to everyones taste maybe but heck....

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PostPosted: Wed Jul 28, 2010 1:21 pm 
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Luuuurrrvely bike LGF......................but !!... I prefer it with the black tyres..........makes the frame stand out more ( but that`s only my opinion ) :wink:


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PostPosted: Tue Aug 03, 2010 8:18 am 
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That is proper authentic for the time. My friends and good rider Ben Hopkins had one just liek that in green with the same set up. Good work fella.


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PostPosted: Mon Jan 03, 2011 3:53 pm 
King of the Skip Monkeys
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bike of the year bump


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PostPosted: Mon Jan 03, 2011 3:56 pm 
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Come on the Overburys win win win


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Come on ti-mega :D


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