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PostPosted: Sat Dec 29, 2012 8:58 pm 
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More parts acquired;

Probably the best grips in the world (courtesy of Father Christmas!)

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Rock Shox Mag forks

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Syncros seatpost (granniegear on eBay)

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PostPosted: Thu Jan 03, 2013 9:58 am 
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Keen to see what you do with this one as mine frame is just being fixed ready for a build.


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PostPosted: Thu Jan 10, 2013 11:12 pm 
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More NOS goodness!!! 8)

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PostPosted: Tue Jan 15, 2013 4:23 pm 
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Some very nice parts, have you decided what your doing with the frame yet?


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PostPosted: Tue Jan 15, 2013 9:31 pm 
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Got some paint lined up on eBay - hmmm Kwak green. 8)

But, i keep spending all my money on parts... :roll:

Still to source;

Tange Headset (St John's Street Cycles).
Seatpost Clamp - ideas?
Saddle - Turbo/Flite or i do have a nice period Avocet (but it's got a Kona badge on it...)
Decals - Gil_M

Only one problem - i currently have mismatched rims. :oops:


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PostPosted: Thu Jan 17, 2013 10:21 pm 
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Built up controls;

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PostPosted: Thu Jan 17, 2013 10:33 pm 
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Oh come on just get it done, come on what you having done to the frame? 8)


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PostPosted: Thu Jan 17, 2013 10:39 pm 
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Patience my friend... :wink:

Frame? What have i done with it? Nothing (yet). It's sat where i put it after taking the pictures. I do go and look at it though, as i formulate my plans. Paint and decals will come, need a few more pay days though first. :roll:


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PostPosted: Wed Feb 06, 2013 10:41 pm 
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More NOS goodness...

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A chance encounter on the bay, i was tempted by the 'buy it now', i couldn't resist, she was mine - all mine!!! 8)


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PostPosted: Wed Feb 06, 2013 10:44 pm 
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Nice, what next?


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