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PostPosted: Fri Mar 23, 2012 3:48 pm 
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Finished !

Ere-tis.........

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Frame: Kona Butted Cromoly

Fork: Project 2 triple butted

Headset: Impact
Handlebar: Kona Race Light
Grips: Kona Race Light

Brakes: Curve OM
Brake Pads: Kool Stop

Shifters/Brake Levers: Shimano LX STi
Front Derailleur: Shimano STX
Rear Derailleur: Shimano Deore LX
Cassette: Shimano IG30
Chain: Shimano IG31
Cranks: Shimano STX
Bottom Bracket: Shimano LP-26
Pedals: LTX Aluminium c/w toe clips and straps

Hub Skewers: Shimano
Rims: Mavic 238
Hubs: Kona SUS 99/Shimano STX
Spokes: 15G front/ 14 G rear
Tyres: Mr Dirt and The Cleaner

Saddle: Selle Italia Expedia
Seatpost: Kona Race Light
Seatpost Binder: Kona

The grips aren't strictly period correct but other than that it's as it would've rolled out of Guildford Cycles back in 1996.


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PostPosted: Fri Mar 23, 2012 4:16 pm 
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very lovely - great build - the green is stunning in the sun 8)

1996 colours are Kona's best :wink:


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PostPosted: Fri Mar 23, 2012 4:21 pm 
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Looks great, where did you get the Cycle shop sticker from?


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PostPosted: Fri Mar 23, 2012 4:22 pm 
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jujupunk wrote:
Looks great, where did you get the Cycle shop sticker from?


It came with the frame.


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PostPosted: Fri Mar 23, 2012 4:25 pm 
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Great, great job! It's always nice to see stock representations of bikes just to remember what they first looked like. Plus, if EVERYONE modifies their bikes then the stock bikes become the unique ones!


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PostPosted: Tue Mar 27, 2012 9:43 pm 
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Awesome ride! Looking forward to posting my beloved '95 cc:)


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looks great mate- had an identical one and they are great looking bikes and the paint job is class 8)


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PostPosted: Wed Mar 28, 2012 6:25 pm 
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Top job :D
Good to see it all together.


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I'm regretting letting that go already!

Looks much better with the P2's AL!
Glad your happy with it & it's filled that little gap in your fire loss!

Yup definitely regretting it!

Tc


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PostPosted: Sat Apr 07, 2012 1:39 pm 
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I'm delighted with it Tony, happily it rides just as good as it looks.


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