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PostPosted: Sun Feb 19, 2012 11:24 am 
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Awesome! muddy, and in all it's retro glory.
Bikes are made to be ridden.


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retrobike rider / Gold Trader
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I made that shim during my apprenticeship out of a nylon bar on a lathe and finished by hand, it's about 8 inches long, safe! Well noted.


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PostPosted: Sun Feb 19, 2012 12:31 pm 
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I didn't even need to take the wheel off my bike when I loaded them in the back of my old Saab 900t16...

Was truly epic that car... always liked the E30's too

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PostPosted: Sun Feb 19, 2012 12:33 pm 
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Love the box style front fork 8) When clean have you weighed the bike?


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PostPosted: Sun Feb 19, 2012 12:50 pm 
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Nice bike. Backfire is my favourite colour for these I think.


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PostPosted: Sun Feb 19, 2012 1:34 pm 
retrobike rider / Gold Trader
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heres 2 pictures of my Kleins in/after action, Horizon Attitude and then Gator Adroit -


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retrobike rider / Gold Trader
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Nice James, is that a real Adroit?.....don't answer that, only joking, there is enough of that chat else where!


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retrobike rider / Gold Trader
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Vinevo wrote:
Nice Steve, is that a real Adroit?.....don't answer that, only joking, there is enough of that chat else where!


:shock: must go and find the vernier to measure the downtube.

thanks, James


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BoTM Winner / Gold Trader / Rider
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There is a recent theme here...Kleins actually getting ridden and dirty, I like it :lol: Nice Backfire 8)


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