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PostPosted: Thu May 03, 2012 6:30 pm 
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I was active in the time
instead of 732 I mounted the 734 cantis (black and silver)

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I had to grind a bit my beautiful XT seatpost, because a 27er was too small and a 27.2 mm was too fat! :? :x

...now I'm waiting for this

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and this for the mag (I think it's worth an attempt! :wink:)

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and a saddle and matching tires


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PostPosted: Fri May 04, 2012 8:17 pm 
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arrived today, the PIPE :D

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..two parts that go great together

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PostPosted: Sun May 06, 2012 2:43 pm 
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here is the result of my yesterdays work

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as next, the fork gets a new outfit! then my Gepard is ready! :D

cheers


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PostPosted: Sun May 06, 2012 3:22 pm 
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I'd leave the forks as they are, they look good. Love the bike though


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PostPosted: Sun May 06, 2012 6:04 pm 
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It's turned out fantastic, well done!
One thing! Any chance of putting a set of Amber Walls on it just for a comparison?

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PostPosted: Sun May 06, 2012 6:11 pm 
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Dig it! 8)


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PostPosted: Sun May 06, 2012 6:29 pm 
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spike3 wrote:
I'd leave the forks as they are, they look good.

but I'm sure the fork in the frame color is better, I will try it :wink:

Tc wrote:
It's turned out fantastic, well done!
One thing! Any chance of putting a set of Amber Walls on it just for a comparison?

no problem .. is coming soon! :D


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PostPosted: Sun May 06, 2012 7:45 pm 
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Cracking job, well done !

On the silver XT seatpost, I've seen quite a few for sale on ebay.de so maybe a lot where shipped to Germany.


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PostPosted: Sun May 06, 2012 8:13 pm 
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.. so maybe a lot where shipped to Germany.

...and I think it fits quite well to the silver stem.

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PostPosted: Sun May 06, 2012 10:14 pm 
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Bet it would look fantastic with the silver centre part of the stem sprayed pinko,got a say another quality build mate


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