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PostPosted: Thu Jan 24, 2013 1:46 am 
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If it was mine I'd drag it behind my car until there was no more sparks!


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PostPosted: Thu Jan 24, 2013 12:19 pm 
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these came out when i worked at halfrauds 20 odd years ago - about £350 IIRC.... never sold a single one... but they were fantastic looking bikes


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PostPosted: Thu Jan 24, 2013 3:30 pm 
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they take a 27.0mm seatpost - i restored mine back to factory spec aq while ago - still have - altho dont ride it.


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PostPosted: Thu Jan 24, 2013 4:03 pm 
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mattbrown wrote:
they take a 27.0mm seatpost - i restored mine back to factory spec aq while ago - still have - altho dont ride it.


Thanks a lot for that info :D


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PostPosted: Thu Jan 24, 2013 4:13 pm 
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This may well turn out a cool looking bike, keep us updated jim.

would the frame have a 1" headset? looks like is does. :?

anyway i've got 2 sets of 1" threaded forks that may fit, if you should need any. rattle-can cherry red and you're away!


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PostPosted: Thu Jan 24, 2013 5:24 pm 
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This mr kirk...reminds me of mr Jekyl.

This will make a seriously cool looking bike..


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PostPosted: Thu Jan 24, 2013 5:48 pm 
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Nice. But I have to ask, do you have a son named robin?


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PostPosted: Thu Jan 24, 2013 9:41 pm 
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kanerdog1x1 wrote:
Nice. But I have to ask, do you have a son named robin?


No.


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PostPosted: Thu Jan 24, 2013 10:23 pm 
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I got one of these i think thay look cool ive had it for 2 years but ive never been on it ill have a go tomorrow. i put some old tange suspension forks on it and got some old mag wheels for it but not put them on yet. ill be watching this.


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PostPosted: Thu Jan 24, 2013 10:28 pm 
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So are you going to ride it around an abandoned warehouse whilst listening to Drum'n'Base then? Image


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