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PostPosted: Fri Jul 05, 2013 1:17 pm 
Dirt Disciple

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Location: Exeter devon
Have just picked up a 1997 Lava dome 'Joe Murray design' which is in quite a good condition for what it is and its age.

DOUBLE BUTTED CROMO STEEL TUBING
SHIMANO 'LX' REAR MECH
SHIMANO 'STX' FONT MECH
21 SPEED 400SRT GRIP SHIFT
PARALLUX REAR HUB
MAVIC 238 26" WHEELS
'RACE LIGHT' FRAME, BARS AND SEAT STEM
AVID V BRAKES
ORIGINAL SCRATCH AND SNIFF TYRES.

Heres some photos as ive just gone through it and it rides like a dream!

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Looks great when the sun shines on it, shame my pictures i took dont do it justice!


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PostPosted: Fri Jul 05, 2013 5:59 pm 
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...and I think it's 100% stock catalogue spec!


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PostPosted: Fri Jul 05, 2013 6:00 pm 
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Very nice bike...8)


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PostPosted: Fri Jul 05, 2013 6:02 pm 
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al-onestare wrote:
...and I think it's 100% stock catalogue spec!


V-brakes aside... :wink:


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PostPosted: Sat Jul 06, 2013 10:51 am 
Dirt Disciple

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Nice condition


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PostPosted: Sat Jul 13, 2013 6:48 am 
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B-E-A-Uitful! Very nice. :D


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PostPosted: Wed Jul 17, 2013 9:32 pm 
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We_are_Stevo wrote:
al-onestare wrote:
...and I think it's 100% stock catalogue spec!

V-brakes aside... :wink:

They were actually sold with V-brakes as by then you couldn't sell bikes with cantis at that price level.


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PostPosted: Wed Jul 17, 2013 9:48 pm 
BoTM | Gold | PoTM
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I love the green and yellow combo on these. Looks really classy 8)


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PostPosted: Tue Aug 06, 2013 10:15 pm 
Dirt Disciple

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Yeah was going to say this bike did come with the V's as i saw another for sale that had the same V's.


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PostPosted: Wed Aug 07, 2013 2:14 pm 
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Thought Joe Murray left Kona around 93/94?


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