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 Post subject: project 855
PostPosted: Wed Feb 08, 2012 11:47 pm 
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got it and its lush...(cheers ringo :wink: )

only problom is no bits i have suit it..So!!!!!
on the hunt and selling all bit not req.. :D

going for gold theme this time.and full xt set up
front mech sorted with frame(thanks again ringo)
got two rear mechs.just got to choose best one..
and some v brakes from gump.. :wink:
just need to get stuff and get it built..

pics to follow.. :D


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PostPosted: Thu Feb 09, 2012 2:44 am 
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:?: Pro-flex 855 :?:


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PostPosted: Thu Feb 09, 2012 11:22 am 
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yep...
and a lush one at that. :D


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PostPosted: Thu Feb 09, 2012 1:15 pm 
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hmmm intresting.

better get some pics eh. :wink:


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PostPosted: Thu Feb 09, 2012 7:08 pm 
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heres a few pics.....
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nice red bolts.. thanks the karma man :wink:
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nice xt v,brakes(thanks gump) :D
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this cable killed me as its routed through rear beam,took about 1 hour.. :?
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jagwire installed..now just xt rear mech to come..and xt levers to find

chris


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PostPosted: Thu Feb 09, 2012 7:41 pm 
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chris that is a beauty & if its Ringos old one it is a minter!
jesus you are a fast builder how many's that now on the go?

tc


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PostPosted: Thu Feb 09, 2012 7:49 pm 
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ya was ringos old one.. :wink:
got a very good price..

only took a few hours today..
got brakes done,stem sorted,all other bits, worst bit was cutting that jagwire..
i dont cut it the conventional way... :wink:
just need chain and r,mech and new levers..
and im away.. :D

and only got kona and this... for now :wink:
wouldnt mind a klein... :lol:


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PostPosted: Sat Feb 18, 2012 5:23 pm 
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since last time i aint done much..
new q,releases.
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xt rear with some nice red wheels. :D and new crud claw
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decided to give the girvins some new stickers..so from this..!
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new sticker on..
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and finished product..think they look loads better. :D
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and one of the new chainset..
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nd a quick one of bike so far.
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thanks to all for the bits and good deals
just bars and elastomees to go..and there in the post.. :wink:


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PostPosted: Sat Feb 18, 2012 5:25 pm 
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nearly forgot that nice ringle seatpost aswell. cheers ringo :wink:

chris


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PostPosted: Sat Feb 18, 2012 5:31 pm 
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Nice one Chris like the gold touches!
Bet you can't wait to take it out?

Tc


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