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PostPosted: Tue Jan 31, 2012 1:45 pm 
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Nice effort so far, you have a nice bunch of period parts to build from.


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PostPosted: Tue Jan 31, 2012 1:48 pm 
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That looks really nice, not a huge fan of Oranges but I do like the look of the Ali Elite's. Good job with the polishing too - i might try the dremel technique as I have one and not used it for that purpose.


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I couldn't resist an update...

nearly there after 4 days polishing - awaiting a few bits, grips, xc derries and an alternative set of tyres.....

SNOW NOW PLEASE 8)

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PostPosted: Sat Feb 04, 2012 8:11 pm 
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Stunning that, mate :mrgreen:


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PostPosted: Sat Feb 04, 2012 8:19 pm 
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Lovely job 8)


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PostPosted: Sat Feb 04, 2012 8:30 pm 
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warpedboy2 wrote:
Lovely job 8)


2nd that. very shiny 8)


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PostPosted: Sun Feb 05, 2012 11:39 am 
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Its a replica of my own ride, check my pics as mine is all original from the day appart from the bars I now have on her and shifters..

Looks great

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PostPosted: Sun Feb 05, 2012 2:30 pm 
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Nice, especially like the tyres 8)

Get a flite, will look the business on there.


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 Post subject: Re: Orange Elite '92
PostPosted: Sun Feb 05, 2012 3:08 pm 
retrobike rider / Gold Trader
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Archemist wrote:
Apol's to Hawki - i didn't know his bike even existed until yesterday!!!!

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Hawki - cheers m8 - you were acknowledged already - but i bought the frame and the dia-compe's before i knew of yours :idea:

agree a flite will suit but am looking for a blue alcantara / suede ti :lol:

Luke the tyres are SWEET fella!!! (actually used 'em in the snow last night - couldn't resist!! :oops: )

And 8)


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PostPosted: Sun Feb 05, 2012 11:04 pm 
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No worries fella, you made the right choices,

hehehe

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