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PostPosted: Sat Apr 07, 2012 11:28 am 
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Yeti-man presents his bike park. First out is the jewel - the 1984 Ross Mt. Whitney.

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Frame: 1984 Ross Mt. Whitney

Fork: Tange

Headset: Stronglight sealed
Stem: Ross bullmoose
Handlebar: Ross bullmoose
Grips: ODI Mushrooms
Barends: -

Brakes: Mafac
Brake Pads: Mafac
Brake Cables: generic
Cantilever cable hangers: Mafac
Brake Levers: Suntour XC9000

Shifters: Suntour XC9000
Front Derailleur: Suntour XC6000
Rear Derailleur: Suntour XC6000
Derailleur Cables: Generic
Cassette: Regina
Chain: Regina
Cranks: Bullseye
Crank Bolts: -
Chainrings: Sugino
Chainring bolts: Bullseye
Bottom Bracket: Bullseye
Pedals: Wellgo w/clip (I have the Suntour XC9000 but needs the clip)

Hub Skewers: Campagnolo Super Record
Rims: ArayaTM-820
Hubs: Bullseye
Nipples: DT
Spokes: DT
Tyres: FATTRAX 202
Tubes: generic

Saddle: "Brooks-ish"
Seatpost: SR Laprade
Seatpost Binder: SR Sakae

Weight: Like a Volvo


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PostPosted: Sat Apr 07, 2012 12:07 pm 
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yeti-man wrote:

Weight: Like a Volvo


:lol:

take pride in the fact that at least it doesn't look like one yeti-man :)


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PostPosted: Sat Apr 07, 2012 12:13 pm 
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liking it not really a fan of the older early mtb bikes pre 1990s but really like yours very nice 8)


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PostPosted: Sat Apr 07, 2012 1:17 pm 
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that is one great looking bike!! My knowledge of that era is pretty limited. Is it a period correct build?

More pictures from different angles would be great!!


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PostPosted: Sun Apr 08, 2012 7:57 pm 
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BobCatMax wrote:
yeti-man wrote:

Weight: Like a Volvo


:lol:

take pride in the fact that at least it doesn't look like one yeti-man :)


;-)


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PostPosted: Sun Apr 08, 2012 8:00 pm 
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Rio wrote:
that is one great looking bike!! My knowledge of that era is pretty limited. Is it a period correct build?

More pictures from different angles would be great!!


Period correct - yes if pimped back then this would have been the parts I would have used. The rims are maby a bit to new... but what the heck. This bike was originaly fitted with a Shimano Deer-Head group.


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PostPosted: Sun Apr 08, 2012 8:37 pm 
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This might help

http://mombat.org/MOMBAT/Bikes/1984_Ros ... itney.html


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PostPosted: Sun Apr 08, 2012 8:43 pm 
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KDM wrote:


Hjelp in what way???


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PostPosted: Sun Apr 08, 2012 9:19 pm 
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yeti-man wrote:
KDM wrote:


Hjelp in what way???


Help in so much that it shows what the bike would have originally been built with...?

Just saying.

Cool bike 8)


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PostPosted: Sun Apr 08, 2012 9:25 pm 
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Ahh Yes Sorry - thanks 8)


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