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 Post subject: Re: Gt Avalanche 1996
PostPosted: Sat Jun 15, 2013 9:11 pm 
Dirt Disciple

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Here's some update of my project. Had some time the last couple of days so i used it good

I have something in mind and i'm going for it :)

Started sanding the fork, steer, stem and Ritchey headset

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 Post subject: Re: Gt Avalanche 1996
PostPosted: Sat Jun 15, 2013 9:15 pm 
Dirt Disciple

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Used a good primer before give it some color
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Ready for spraying :)
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 Post subject: Re: Gt Avalanche 1996
PostPosted: Sat Jun 15, 2013 9:17 pm 
Dirt Disciple

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I had to continue inside for painting because to much wind

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 Post subject: Re: Gt Avalanche 1996
PostPosted: Sat Jun 15, 2013 9:19 pm 
Dirt Disciple

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Time to add some color 8)

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 Post subject: Re: Gt Avalanche 1996
PostPosted: Sat Jun 15, 2013 9:21 pm 
Dirt Disciple

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I'm not a top painter but i'm happy with the result :)
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 Post subject: Re: Gt Avalanche 1996
PostPosted: Sat Jun 15, 2013 9:23 pm 
Dirt Disciple

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Also the derrailleur hanger gets also some color

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 Post subject: Re: Gt Avalanche 1996
PostPosted: Sat Jun 15, 2013 9:25 pm 
Dirt Disciple

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Also used varnish to protect the painted parts
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 Post subject: Re: Gt Avalanche 1996
PostPosted: Sat Jun 15, 2013 9:27 pm 
Dirt Disciple

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Also started sanding and polish the cranks and seatpost, there still some work to do but it's looking much better

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 Post subject: Re: Gt Avalanche 1996
PostPosted: Sat Jun 15, 2013 9:29 pm 
Dirt Disciple

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Order myself some nice looking tyres in red today to match the picture with the painted parts
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