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 Post subject: Super V3000 1994
PostPosted: Thu Jul 12, 2012 11:31 am 
Dirt Disciple

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Location: BzH
Here's one of my projects that I took to heart.
A V3000 1994 with the distinction of being nos.
So I had to restored with the same elements.
After one year of research I touch the tip.

Color: Wild Orchid metallic fade to Rocket Silver metallic (WRS)
Fork (year and model): HeadShok DRC 1994
Headset: Cannondale
Hanger: Superlight CODA XYZ
Stem: Cannondale TIG-welded SS stem
Grips: Oury
Seatpost: Syncros Ti
Saddle: Flite White
Seat clamp: Coda
Shifters: Shimano Xtr M900
Rear derailleur: Shimano Xtr M900
Front derailleur: Shimano Xtr M900
K7: Shimano Xtr M900 11/32
Chain: Dura Ace
Crank: Cook Bros. 175 mm
Bottom Bracket: Shimano Xtr M900
Pedals: Onza Ti Ho
Front brake: Shimano Xtr M900 Cantis
Rear brake: Shimano Xtr M900 Cantis
Front wheel (rim - Hubs - ray): Mavic 231 Ringle Bubba Dt
Rear wheel (rim - Hubs - ray): Mavic 231 Ringle Bubba Dt
Front tire: Specialized Crossroads
Rear tire: Specialized Crossroads
Clamps: Ringle

For the record the group has a xtr MOUNTAIN GOAT was
Kevin Duckworth, NBA player http://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kevin_Duckworth
Unfortunately died in 2008 .
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Here are some pictures while waiting for good weather :lol:
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The grips have been changed by the loveliest white for my taste.
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PostPosted: Thu Jul 12, 2012 4:39 pm 
BoTM Winner
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very nice. I so nearly bought this model back in the day as an ex-demo bike from Keswick cycles but my mates talked me out of it as full suspension was just a gimmick and would never catch on. To be fair I did lose all the air out of the shock on a small drop-off.


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PostPosted: Thu Jul 12, 2012 5:58 pm 
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ow! I love those colors! Very nice!


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PostPosted: Sun Jul 15, 2012 5:35 pm 
Dirt Disciple

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The framing with the gopro is not easy :roll:


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 Post subject: Flite
PostPosted: Sun Jul 15, 2012 5:44 pm 
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8) that's the prettiest Flite I've ever seen...


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PostPosted: Sun Jul 15, 2012 5:58 pm 
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Awesome mate love it, what happened to the blue grips 8)


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PostPosted: Mon Jul 16, 2012 11:37 am 
Dirt Disciple

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I keep the blue grips for another project :wink:
I also love the flite. My favorite is the white too but I really like the zebra

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 Post subject: Re: Super V3000 1994
PostPosted: Mon Feb 17, 2014 4:51 pm 
Dirt Disciple

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Here are some pictures of the almost final version of ...

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 Post subject: Re: Super V3000 1994
PostPosted: Mon Feb 17, 2014 6:20 pm 
Old School Grand Master
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ooh, i like 8)

out of interest, how much does it weigh? looks to be on the chunky side :D

sean


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 Post subject: Re: Super V3000 1994
PostPosted: Mon Feb 17, 2014 6:31 pm 
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Very nice! How does it ride?


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