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PostPosted: Tue Nov 13, 2012 10:55 pm 
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yeah I like that a lot. colour scheme does it for me


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PostPosted: Wed Nov 14, 2012 11:20 pm 
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Just an update to the front end.

After comments about using an ahead set-up, i've managed to source a nos deore dx headset......so its now a complete groupset :D

just waiting a reply from tim(justbackdated) as to a 1" threaded steerer and then hopefully a nos syncros cattleprod stem from (treacle)


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PostPosted: Sat Nov 24, 2012 8:46 pm 
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Well, headset now arrived from france-(thanks kiwideturin :D )

Its been fitted this week and really does look alot better than the ahead set-up.
Also thanks to tim( justbackdated) for sorting the threaded steerer.

Now the worst part.....finding a 1" quill stem :cry:
having no luck at the mo :roll:


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Fantastic respray and the colour looks really bright. 8)
I've got an early 1" Syncros Cattleprod in black (with noodle) that I'd be prepared to sell but it's 150mm long. Let me know if you want pics.


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PostPosted: Sun Nov 25, 2012 4:49 am 
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any particular 1 inch, I'll keep an eye out


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Beautiful looking machine.... 8)


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PostPosted: Thu Dec 06, 2012 10:02 pm 
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been a bit more work on the bike now....

all the parts are now on,just needs the cables cut and capped :D

also,looking for some odi grips with closed ends...any ideas where to find some??

more pics tomorrow 8)


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Wiggle have ODI Attack's for £9.99. 8)


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PostPosted: Sat Dec 08, 2012 5:01 pm 
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well its now ridable!! only 98% finished as ive yet to fit some odi attack grips-which is why there's no bungs in the end of the bars as these cover them up-and also looking to fit a syncros cattleprod stem which i think would finish this off rather nicely.

took it for a quick spin up the road and its just like been taken back to the days when i had my first clockwork :D :D

anyway,here's some ALMOST finished pics
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Frame: Orange Clockwork 1993

Fork: Pace RC 35 xcs

Headset:NOS Deore DX
Stem: Orange Stalk
Handlebar:Answer hyperlite
Grips: Yeti-(odi attack to be fitted)
Barends:n/a

Brakes: Deore DX
Brake Pads: Shimano
Brake Cables: Shimano Slr
Cantilever cable hangers: Shimano
Brake Levers: Shimano mt-63 2 finger

Shifters: Shimano Deore Thumbshifters
Front Derailleur: Deore DX
Rear Derailleur: Deore DX
Derailleur Cables: Shimano sis
Cassette: Shimano HG70 7 Spd 12-28
Chain: Sram 871
Cranks: Deore DX
Crank Bolts: Shimano
Chainrings: Shimano
Chainring bolts: Shimano
Bottom Bracket: Shimano Deore xt
Pedals: Shimano spd

Hub Skewers: Shimano
Rims: Mavic m231cd
Hubs: Deore DX
Nipples: Alloy
Spokes: Stainless steel db
Tyres: Ritchey duro 2.0
Tubes: standard

Saddle: Flite titanium (red label)
Seatpost: Deore DX
Seatpost Binder: X-lite

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PostPosted: Sat Dec 08, 2012 6:09 pm 
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Very nice best clock work iv'e seen in years top job matey, i think that stem you have looks really nice goes with the seatpost black top half 8) the other stem mite look to over the top


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