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PostPosted: Sat Feb 11, 2012 3:38 pm 
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Paul Eggleton wrote:
Tioga Psycho and Panaracer Dart.


Got some on the way, should look good. :)


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PostPosted: Thu Mar 29, 2012 10:33 pm 
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Well, I had meant to strip this back down and do the powder coating but i've been enjoying it too much. However, I've just won these RC35's on the bay and bought this stem. Not sure if the stem will look right but it will get me rolling.

The alternative is to swap the steerer for a threaded one....

Whilst it's apart it will get powder coated!

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PostPosted: Fri Apr 13, 2012 5:12 pm 
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Back from powder coating
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Stickers on, courtesy of Gil
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Also had the stem and brake levers done.

All done by Banbury Powder Coating.


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PostPosted: Fri Apr 13, 2012 5:28 pm 
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Looking good 8)


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PostPosted: Sat Apr 14, 2012 8:52 pm 
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Finally finished and back together. Very happy with the way it's turned out. Need to do something with the headset to tidy it up but I probably will leave it for a while.

I'll take some better pics in better light.

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Frame: Orange Clockwork (believe its around '92)

Fork: RC35's

Headset: Ultegra 105
Stem: Kona
Handlebar: PACE RC130
Grips: Cheapo local bike shop ones
Barends: na

Brakes: XT 737
Brake Pads: XT
Brake Cables: Yes
Cantilever cable hangers: XT and Rocker on front.
Brake Levers: DX MT63's

Shifters: XT Thumbshifters
Front Derailleur: XT 737
Rear Derailleur: XT 737
Derailleur Cables: 2
Cassette: XT 737
Chain: SRAM
Cranks: Ritchey Logic
Crank Bolts: STD
Chainrings: Pace x3
Chainring bolts: Anodised
Bottom Bracket: XTUN72
Pedals: XT737 SPD

Hub Skewers: XT
Rims: Mavic Lemon 517's
Hubs: XT 737
Nipples: STD
Spokes: STD
Tyres: Panaracer Dart (Fr) and Tioga Pyscho (Rr)
Tubes: Black

Saddle: Flite
Seatpost: Cheapo alloy
Seatpost Binder: XT QR

Total build cost = £790 :shock: :shock:

Had the brake levers and stem powder coated as well and Tim sorted me with a threaded steerer so I didn't use the controltech one.

Thanks to Tim (justbackdated) for sorting all the fork bits to for me and Gil for the stickers.

Right whats next!!!


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PostPosted: Sun Apr 15, 2012 12:20 am 
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lovely paul, you must be made up!....worth every minute/penny too!.... :D


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PostPosted: Sun Apr 15, 2012 12:34 am 
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looks great... always wanted a clockwork... my only gripe is those rims, think black rims would set it off better


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PostPosted: Sun Apr 15, 2012 12:59 am 
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like it!


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PostPosted: Sun Apr 15, 2012 3:10 pm 
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very nice mate.


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