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 Post subject: i think its a mtb
PostPosted: Sun Aug 25, 2013 7:43 pm 
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got my self somthing a tad older than i wanted today

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not sure if i want to keep it or let it go but i couldnt leave it at the carboot to probly a bad fate

its 5speed one all works missing a few small bits but would make a nice rod/ beach cruser bike lol


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 Post subject: Re: i think its a mtb
PostPosted: Sun Aug 25, 2013 8:03 pm 
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[Motorhead]It's a Bomber![/Motorhead]


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 Post subject: Re: i think its a mtb
PostPosted: Sun Aug 25, 2013 8:08 pm 
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yep :) super bomber i think with it being 5 speed


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 Post subject: Re: i think its a mtb
PostPosted: Sun Aug 25, 2013 10:25 pm 
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love this style bike, just looks so much fun, can imagine cruising down the beaches on it back in the 80s.


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 Post subject: Re: i think its a mtb
PostPosted: Mon Aug 26, 2013 10:29 pm 
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been riding it around today, its very sat up position but kind of like it, not sure if i would want to go far on it but its nice on the flats, will get the spanners on it soon, strip clean an polish then thinking might put drop bars an some other retro ad ons


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 Post subject: Re: i think its a mtb
PostPosted: Tue Aug 27, 2013 7:05 am 
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benjy wrote:
will get the spanners on it soon, strip clean an polish then thinking might put drop bars an some other retro ad ons


Can't do that, dude, it's a bomber! Deserves to be returned to its former glory.

I had one as a kid. Loved it. Sadly, it was stolen.


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 Post subject: Re: i think its a mtb
PostPosted: Tue Aug 27, 2013 6:04 pm 
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i keep thinking it should prob be put back standard, but part of me says it would look cool lol, dont worry am not choping it ect anything i have in mind is just bolted on ect so can be put back


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 Post subject: Re: i think its a mtb
PostPosted: Tue Aug 27, 2013 6:06 pm 
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http://www.skullbikeclub.com/news/?p=2893


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 Post subject: Re: i think its a mtb
PostPosted: Tue Aug 27, 2013 6:10 pm 
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i like the first pic, also if you look down the age on this site i like it bar the tyres

http://www.custombrigad.com/forum/viewtopic.php?p=90785


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 Post subject: Re: i think its a mtb
PostPosted: Tue Aug 27, 2013 9:43 pm 
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benjy wrote:
http://www.skullbikeclub.com/news/?p=2893


Gotta say, in spite of my previous comment...

That's cool!


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