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PostPosted: Tue Jan 03, 2012 3:04 pm 
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hasnt the dog collar been added later? I would imagine its designed to run with v's?
have a butchers at the controltech v's, they look sweet on the right build.


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KeepItSteel wrote:
hasnt the dog collar been added later? I would imagine its designed to run with v's?
have a butchers at the controltech v's, they look sweet on the right build.


Came all packed up in its original Kona box NOS with dog collar, guess they were just covering all bases :wink:


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Jones wrote:
Came all packed up in its original Kona box NOS with dog collar, guess they were just covering all bases :wink:


The 1996 frames weren't spec'd with V-stops. It appears that whoever ordered this frame asked for one to be added.


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late 96 top end frames were designed for hydraulic rim brakes!


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good shout, a NOS Magura would be nice...or colour coded..ooh...


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PostPosted: Tue Jan 03, 2012 8:41 pm 
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NOS blue ones here I have had my eye on

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/140670059423? ... 870wt_1207


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nice, interesting boosters, would they be original to the set?


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PostPosted: Tue Jan 03, 2012 8:45 pm 
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think there original, they were on my magura skys aswell 8)


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Monkeeee01 wrote:
late 96 top end frames were designed for hydraulic rim brakes!


Mine isn't though, just normal cable stops :wink:


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you must have a custom option Jones.

Make the most of it :)


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