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 Post subject: oh. my. word.
PostPosted: Sat May 21, 2011 5:44 pm 
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that's lush....

My children think I'm odd drooling over a picture of a bare frame and *just* some bits of bicycle brakes ... one day I hope they'll understand.... :D


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PostPosted: Sat May 21, 2011 11:47 pm 
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Location: On the edge of nowhere - still searching for the middle.
omfg 8) 8) 8) 8) 8)

We must have more pics....

what a beauty!

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PostPosted: Mon Jun 27, 2011 2:29 pm 
BoTM Winner
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Location: The Surrey Hills
Wheels are done. I had my local wheel builder build me a wheelset that he would of done back in the late eighties and here's what we came up with;

wtb hubs
cc slo-release
araya rm20 rims
spec gc tires

x2 front 15/16

x3 14/15 left rear
x2 15/16 right rear

alloy nipples.

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PostPosted: Mon Jun 27, 2011 9:38 pm 
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sweeeet! 8)


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PostPosted: Mon Jun 27, 2011 11:29 pm 
West Midlands Deputy AEC
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Location: Suffolk
Nice wheels 8)


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PostPosted: Tue Jun 28, 2011 9:41 am 
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Location: Gorleston-on-sea (If there is a bright center to the universe this is place furthest from it
:mrgreen: Fabtastic (hit the wrong key but sounds better somehow :lol: )


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PostPosted: Tue Aug 02, 2011 4:05 pm 
BoTM Winner
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I had a long weekend in SF and wondered if Steve would be willing to apply the new decals for me, which I bought from him and he said yes, so it was neat to see his workshop and chat for a bit.

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PostPosted: Tue Aug 02, 2011 4:35 pm 
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very cool 8)


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PostPosted: Tue Aug 02, 2011 4:41 pm 
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Location: Single Speeding in the Capital of the FoD,UK
Great Looking bike Nik, look forward to seeing the finished article :D


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PostPosted: Tue Aug 02, 2011 4:52 pm 
BoTY & PoTM Winner
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Location: KEEPING THEM SAFE FROM HARM, ANYWAY I CAN....!
...ive just wet myself........oops.....brilliant, just brilliant.... 8)


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