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PostPosted: Fri Mar 15, 2013 4:39 pm 
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:mrgreen: very nice


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PostPosted: Sat Mar 16, 2013 2:42 pm 
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HED rims on LX hubs are not the most desirable combination. HED rims on Ringle hubs however 8)
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PostPosted: Sat Mar 16, 2013 4:41 pm 
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Darren Tapp. LOL


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PostPosted: Thu Mar 21, 2013 7:42 pm 
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Its arrived this morning:
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Wheels and tyres are just a temporary fix and I am trying to decide if I should fit combined XTR M950 STI and brake setup or the Kooka 3DV levers and separate XTR M950 shifters.


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PostPosted: Thu Mar 21, 2013 9:39 pm 
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Looks ace as is. This is going to be sweet.


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PostPosted: Thu Mar 21, 2013 10:56 pm 
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Cool machine...have you seen the review of the shock-a-billy in Mtb World Mag? (also has Mr Tapp styling it on the front cover!)


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PostPosted: Sat Mar 23, 2013 4:15 pm 
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All built up now and ready to ride, I am pretty pleased with it:
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PostPosted: Sat Mar 23, 2013 5:58 pm 
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Pretty neat. It seems I have a weak spot for yellow bikes with black components.


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PostPosted: Sat Mar 23, 2013 10:01 pm 
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Thanks. I think out of my 4 Shock a Billys this is my favourite. I dont know why but its just looks so right.


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PostPosted: Sun Mar 24, 2013 5:16 pm 
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One wheel is ready 8)
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