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PostPosted: Thu May 01, 2008 3:01 pm 
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I think this is beyond being just 'kit' now.

This is my almost finished 17" 1998 Clockwork which has been refinished in black with new decals.

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Here's a link to the first half of the story........

http://www.retrobike.co.uk/forum/viewtopic.php?t=24227

And the full spec. (So far) -I've fitted the wheels off the E4 for the photos.

Clockwork Frame No. MT71100104

Frame: 17" 1998 Orange Series7.5 Cro-mo Clockwork

Fork: 1995 Pace RC35 Stage 2 Ti.

Headset: 11/8" Hope Sealed Cartridge
Stem: Orange
Handlebar: Orange Hotrod
Grips: Odi Yeti
Barends: X-Lite

Brakes: Avid Single Digit 7
Brake Pads: Avid
Brake Cables: Clarks
Cantilever cable hangers: N/A
Brake Levers: XT M739

Shifters: XT M739
Front Derailleur: Shimano XT M738
Rear Derailleur: Shimano XT M739SGS
Derailleur Cables: Clarks Teflon
Cassette: Shimano XT
Chain: Sram
Cranks: Shimano STX Arms / Pace Spider
Crank Bolts: S/Steel
Chainrings: Pace 42-32-24
Chainring bolts: S/Steel
Bottom Bracket: UN52
Pedals: Wellago

Hub Skewers: Front Zero Ti -
Rims: SUN CR-18
Hubs: Front: Pace Carbon Suspension - Rear:
Nipples: Haro Anodised Alloy
Spokes: DT Comp / Sapin DB.
Tyres: IRC Mythos 1.95" (rust wall)
Tubes:

Saddle: Orange
Seatpost: Bontrager with Planet X 29.6 - 27.2 shim
Seatpost Binder: Hope


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PostPosted: Thu May 01, 2008 3:03 pm 
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looking good! :D


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PostPosted: Thu May 01, 2008 3:32 pm 
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Loving the Black/Red scheme.
Those tires are amongst my faves aswell!


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PostPosted: Thu May 01, 2008 5:25 pm 
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Looking spot on fella.. real nice build, the only thing is its going to be bloody painful with no seat :shock: unless your getting some of those spd shorts to go ... I think that might be taking the light weight case to extremes though... :lol: :lol: very nice..


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PostPosted: Thu May 01, 2008 6:31 pm 
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:lol: :lol: :lol:

Should have seen me eyes water when I tried it for size! :shock:

I've got one of these coming for it....Charge Spoon.

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I like the look of them in brown, they get great reviews and they're reasonably priced. 8)


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PostPosted: Thu May 01, 2008 6:51 pm 
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cherrybomb wrote:
:lol: :lol: :lol:

Should have seen me eyes water when I tried it for size! :shock:

I've got one of these coming for it....Charge Spoon.

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I like the look of them in brown, they get great reviews and they're reasonably priced. 8)


great minds think alike :D ,I'm for a white one.


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PostPosted: Thu May 01, 2008 7:48 pm 
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Dr S , has one of these on his frankenshite singlespeed bike, value for money they are brilliant, look really well made too.. time will tell.. could be a future flite...


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PostPosted: Thu May 01, 2008 9:25 pm 
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Quite nice. Would sure like to get my hands on one of those. 8)


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PostPosted: Thu May 01, 2008 10:15 pm 
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The Ti ones are only £40 got a few in Black, really comfy and light. Looks really nice. Has it still the one inch head tube?


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PostPosted: Thu May 01, 2008 10:40 pm 
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Wold Ranger wrote:
Has it still the one inch head tube?


No this one is 1 1/8" which is handy :D


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