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PostPosted: Tue Aug 07, 2012 9:25 pm 
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Great balance. Agree silver cranks would complete it IMHO.

Great work. :D


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nicely done. loving the colour segue. only thing out of sorts is the crankset/chainrings, which is way to black heavy for the rest of the build.


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Hi lee.. Looks excellent mate. Great job on those tatty ss5's!

You might just be inspiring me to find a frame set and just throw the rule book out the window ;)


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RockiMtn wrote:
nicely done. loving the colour segue. only thing out of sorts is the crankset/chainrings, which is way to black heavy for the rest of the build.


Agreed, looking to see whats in the hovel that will do the job nicely


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dablk wrote:
Hi lee.. Looks excellent mate. Great job on those tatty ss5's!

You might just be inspiring me to find a frame set and just throw the rule book out the window ;)


Cheers fella, got the idea from what they did with the isla bikes when they colour matched the levers and canti's, lookgreat so I did my take on it.

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PostPosted: Mon Feb 04, 2013 11:03 pm 
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Bit of an update on this one,

LX groupset has been removed and I have decided to go singlespeed /runabout instead............ I like it more now :D

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PostPosted: Wed Feb 06, 2013 8:04 pm 
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Very nice work! I do like the Kona's of this period! Great job!


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