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PostPosted: Thu Aug 09, 2012 7:34 pm 
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A while ago I found myself a Empella Dino on the internet, but was in a poor shape. :?

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But she came with Deore XT shifter and brake levers and a Marzocchi XC700 fork. :-)
So I had to make a ahead headset for the fork, but it's wurth it.

After rebuilding and a respray she looks like this:

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PostPosted: Thu Aug 09, 2012 11:02 pm 
Concours Judge
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Neat rusult. Chapeau. Nicely done with the white with red detailing.

There is another Empella on here. Two representatives of Brabant's share in mountainbiking :)


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PostPosted: Fri Aug 10, 2012 11:23 am 
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Well done!


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PostPosted: Fri Aug 10, 2012 12:20 pm 
Gold Trader / MacRetro rider
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what a transformation
superb


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PostPosted: Sat Aug 11, 2012 7:22 pm 
BoTM Winner / Gold Trader / Rider
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Elev12k wrote:
Neat rusult. Chapeau. Nicely done with the white with red detailing.

There is another Empella on here. Two representatives of Brabant's share in mountainbiking :)


Yep!

http://www.retrobike.co.uk/forum/viewtopic.php?p=967404


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BoTM Winner / Gold Trader / Rider
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By the way.... Saw it for sale on marktplaats!?!


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