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 Post subject: my fuquay, all finished
PostPosted: Wed Dec 17, 2014 2:33 pm 
Lincs, East and South Yorks Deputy AEC
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recently acquired from Ed, looking forward to this, although it will be a long term build.......

plans are to.........custom paint and build with some nice stuff, and then ride the crap out of it :D


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PostPosted: Wed Dec 17, 2014 7:16 pm 
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Nice
Was tempted by that meself
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 Post subject: Re: fuquay mountain bike
PostPosted: Wed Dec 17, 2014 9:04 pm 
Lincs, East and South Yorks Deputy AEC
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few pics of "before" :)

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hoping to get the seatpost out this week and begin planning paint. thinking about similar paint to my cindercone and with matching bars and stem also.


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 Post subject: Re: fuquay
PostPosted: Wed Dec 17, 2014 9:14 pm 
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Nice! Was looking at the frame when it was put up for sale and in the perfect size for me!
However I have other things on right now.
Good luck with the build :D !


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 Post subject: Re: fuquay
PostPosted: Wed Dec 17, 2014 9:17 pm 
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Was too slow on this one.

Enjoy ( he said, not at all through gritted teeth )


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 Post subject: Re: fuquay
PostPosted: Thu Dec 18, 2014 4:13 am 
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Seriously? Can you grow people that tall?!?! Im 6'2" and im sure that headtube is as long as my seattube!


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 Post subject: Re: fuquay
PostPosted: Thu Dec 18, 2014 9:58 pm 
Lincs, East and South Yorks Deputy AEC
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paints nearly gone

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that'll be why the post is stuck, its bending haha

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stem is hopefully enroute and after crimbo ill get a bar and start paint. gil is sorting me some decals in the new year also.


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 Post subject: Re: fuquay
PostPosted: Thu Dec 18, 2014 10:17 pm 
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What colour is planned?


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 Post subject: Re: fuquay
PostPosted: Thu Dec 18, 2014 10:33 pm 
Lincs, East and South Yorks Deputy AEC
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something along these lines, but heavier in colour and effect

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or grey with black and white?


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 Post subject: Re: fuquay
PostPosted: Thu Dec 18, 2014 10:40 pm 
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Like the splatter, might look smart in grey, black and white but the splatter is different and more eye catching :) .


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