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PostPosted: Mon Apr 22, 2013 9:29 pm 
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Amazing bikes, amazing trail, amazing pictures! :-)


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PostPosted: Mon Apr 22, 2013 9:34 pm 
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boxxer wrote:
Need spec lists for those bad boys....


Off the top of my head:

Bike 1:
Frame: 1991 Raleigh John Tomac Signature – Merlin Titanium head tube and rear triangle/Easton C9 carbon top, down and seat tube


Fork: Rock Shox Mag 21 threadless Titanium steerer

Headset: Tioga Alchemy
Stem: Tioga
Handlebar: Tioga DL2001
Grips: ODI Attack
Barends: Control Tech Stix Lite I

Brakes: Grafton Mag Lite
Brake Pads: Shimano XTR
Brake Cables: Shimano
Cantilever cable hangers: Grafton
Brake Levers: Shimano M900 XTR

Shifters: Shimano M900 XTR
Front Derailleur: Shimano M900 XTR
Rear Derailleur: Shimano M900 XTR
Derailleur Cables: Shimano
Cassette: Shimano M900 XTR
Chain: Shimano HG 91
Cranks: Shimano M900 XTR
Crank Bolts: Shimano
Chainrings: Shimano M900 XTR
Chainring bolts: Shimano
Bottom Bracket: Merlin Grease Guard
Pedals: Shimano 747

Hub Skewers: Ringle Ti
Rims: Mavic CD Ceramic
Hubs: Shimano M900 XTR
Nipples: ???
Spokes: Tioga Tension Disc rear
Tyres: Tioga Mud Dawg rear, Hound Dawg front
Tubes: Generic

Saddle: Selle Italia Flite Ti
Seatpost: Easton C9
Seatpost Binder: Ti bolt

Weight: TBD

Bike 2:

Frame: 1993 Raleigh John Tomac Signature – Litespeed Titanium head tube and rear triangle/Easton C9 carbon top, down and seat tube


Fork: Manitou 1

Headset: Tioga H2
Stem: Tioga T-Bone
Handlebar: Tioga Mountaineer
Grips: ODI Attack
Barends: Tioga Power Studs

Brakes: Shimano M900 XTR
Brake Pads: Shimano XTR
Brake Cables: Shimano
Cantilever cable hangers: Shimano
Brake Levers: Shimano M900 XTR

Shifters: Shimano M900 XTR
Front Derailleur: Shimano M900 XTR
Rear Derailleur: Shimano M900 XTR
Derailleur Cables: Shimano
Cassette: Shimano M900 XTR
Chain: Shimano HG 91
Cranks: Shimano M900 XTR
Crank Bolts: Shimano
Chainrings: Shimano M900 XTR
Chainring bolts: Shimano
Bottom Bracket: Shimano M900 XTR
Pedals: Shimano 747

Hub Skewers: Shimano M900 XTR
Rims: Mavic
Hubs: Shimano M900 XTR Front/very loud Hugi rear
Nipples: ???
Spokes: Tioga Tension Disc rear
Tyres: Tioga Mud Dawg rear/Farmer John Cousin front
Tubes: Generic

Saddle: Selle Italia Flite Ti
Seatpost: Shimano Deore XT
Seatpost Binder: Ti bolt

Weight: TBD


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PostPosted: Tue Apr 23, 2013 11:11 pm 
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I_am_Will wrote:
John wrote:
Two, just :shock:

If you ever need someone to help you ride one out to the trails just shout :)


I thought I had a problem with my smartphone when I looked at this post, two :shock: What a dedication to Tomac!

Enjoy these bikes!

Cheers,
Will




So did i,only realised there was 2 until they were up agaisnt the tree.

Good to see those iconic Tomac bikes out on the trails.


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PostPosted: Sun Apr 28, 2013 10:39 pm 
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just to keep this on the first page at least for a while, here's a respect bump.


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PostPosted: Sun Apr 28, 2013 11:57 pm 
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Augustus wrote:
just to keep this on the first page at least for a while, here's a respect bump.


Very kind of you Augustus.

I was able to get out for a ride today and stopped to enjoy the scenery:

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PostPosted: Sun Sep 08, 2013 10:33 am 
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two yummy bikes,,wonder what mr tomac is doing now,,,


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PostPosted: Mon Sep 09, 2013 10:00 am 
BoTM Winner / retrobike rider
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Can I say wow, then say W O W!!

Great to see these bikes being ridden by a genuinely nice guy!!

Respect and enjoy them, sure you will :D

Rich


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PostPosted: Tue Sep 10, 2013 4:48 am 
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Very kind of you, thanks Rich.

Enjoying the heck out of these bikes

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PostPosted: Wed Sep 11, 2013 11:56 am 
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What is better than a Tomac signature ?



… 2 Tomac signatures 8) :D


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PostPosted: Wed Sep 11, 2013 10:37 pm 
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Or three Tomac Signatures...


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