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PostPosted: Tue Jan 24, 2012 10:57 pm 
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That is one skinny bar!

Good work to date.


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PostPosted: Tue Jan 24, 2012 10:57 pm 
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and there purple..Image
one more i found in shed was a full set of rings(nearly new)and a nice set of arms. :wink:
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need purple.bolts.now.. :x


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PostPosted: Tue Jan 24, 2012 11:12 pm 
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ya bars are small..i like them shoulder width.
they measure approx 46cm..tip to tip
great for going throw trees and tight areas.. and good for when taking some air.. :wink: find more control.

cant wait to put it together..!!! :x
cheers chris


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Nice parts you got coming together ! You're brave cutting them bars down!
And will that battery fit am M3 as I need a new one? :lol:

Tc


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PostPosted: Tue Jan 24, 2012 11:23 pm 
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Got some Pic of the frame? Would be good to see before & after ;)


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PostPosted: Tue Jan 24, 2012 11:29 pm 
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no too small for a m3.. :wink:
took me ages to find those bars.. but to late now.. :)
i always do it before i think, then its to late.
cheers for good comments.
lets hope frame comes out good.

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PostPosted: Tue Jan 24, 2012 11:35 pm 
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no pics of the frame..as went from orange and white and over the years faded and i just sprayed it rattle can black... and its stayed that way itting in my garden for years till now :D


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You gotta post a before and after no matter how bad it was or what condition it's in, that's what makes this Forum what it is, its the transformation back to former glory :) go on get some pics up :)

Jussa :)


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PostPosted: Tue Jan 24, 2012 11:50 pm 
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i'll try find some.. sure i took one when it was just a frame..

will look so good in its new silver coat. :wink:

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PostPosted: Sun Jan 29, 2012 8:02 pm 
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right finished frame..and dont like it now.!!!
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just the wrong color for the bike..but its growing on me.
but still not happy.heres a few pics of the days build.. :?
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and heres the finished product.... and still not happy...
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please be honest....!!!


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