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PostPosted: Tue Apr 15, 2008 8:52 pm 
Posh Mark
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Location: As far from the city as you can be ....
Edit: thought she was finished but I’ve had a play - what do you think.......

New front wheel, grips, saddle.

Grips match single spoke!!!!

First proper Retro build - Not "bling" but I like her!

:D :D :D

Have taken here out a few times, snappy, springy and fun are all words that come to mind!

Thank you to folk on here to have contributed parts!

Hope you like her:


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Frame: Kona Cindercone 1993/4

Fork: Marzocchi Z4 Coil (63mm travel) 1997

Headset: Ritchey Logic
Stem: Syncros
Handlebar: Kore (Flat)
Grips: Onza
Barends: X Lite Stubbies

Brakes: Avid 25
Brake Pads: Avid
Brake Cables: Shimano
Cantilever cable hangers: N/A
Brake Levers: Avid SD 1.9L

Shifters: Deore thumbies
Front Derailleur: Shimano LX (537?)
Rear Derailleur: Shimano XTR
Derailleur Cables: Shimano
Cassette: Shimano HG70 (8SP)
Chain: Shimano HG70
Cranks: STX-RC
Crank Bolts: Stainless Steel
Chainrings: STX-RC
Chainring bolts: Stainless Steel
Bottom Bracket: Shimano LX
Pedals: Shimano 520



Hub Skewers: A to Z Ti
Rims: R: Mavic F: Spinergy Spox R1
Hubs: R: STX-RC F: Spinergy Spox R1
Nipples: Stainless Steel
Spokes: Stainless Steel
Tyres: Ritchey
Tubes: Wilkinsons!! :roll:

Saddle: Selle Italia Flite Ti
Seatpost: Raceface XY
Seatpost Binder: Kona

Others: Gorilla Design Brake Booster & DCD MKII 8) 8) (well IMHO :wink: )

Weight: No Idea! But light!


M

:D :D :D


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PostPosted: Tue Apr 15, 2008 9:15 pm 
Retro Guru
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Stop teasing and show the whole thing, there's something seriously cool about a pristine white Kona! :D


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PostPosted: Tue Apr 15, 2008 9:20 pm 
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Show yourself man!! White Konas rule :lol:

Can't believe I just said that :o


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PostPosted: Wed Apr 16, 2008 12:24 am 
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Just relax and let it all hang out..................... :D


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PostPosted: Fri Apr 18, 2008 1:35 pm 
Posh Mark
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More pics added - please be kind :)

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PostPosted: Fri Apr 18, 2008 1:38 pm 
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Really nice bike.
I love the 'understated' No bling. Beauty.


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PostPosted: Fri Apr 18, 2008 1:39 pm 
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Fabulous....now make it go brown!


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PostPosted: Fri Apr 18, 2008 1:44 pm 
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Very nice, I'm loving the matching bombers and DCD.. :D


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PostPosted: Fri Apr 18, 2008 2:12 pm 
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Looks super cool apart from that thing on the chain, Very nice though 8)


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PostPosted: Fri Apr 18, 2008 2:21 pm 
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DCD proper retro. 8)


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