I never did remove the remainder of the seat tube. - http://www.retrobike.co.uk/forum/viewto ... p;t=264720
Instead of resorting to caustic soda, I just bought another bike from a local retro biker. I'm just lazy I guess.
I got this Marin (pictures 1-2)
Fitted some parts I'd been saving
And now I have this Marin (pictures (3-4)
And yes, before you say anything, those grips were the only ones I had going spare....
Riding On - 1996 Marin Muirwoods
/ 2010 Genesis Latitude / 2012 Montague Boston / 2013 Genesis Volant 10
Working On - 1996 Marin Muirwoods FRS
/ 1994 Marin Palisades FRS