Retrobike Forum Index

It is currently Sun Dec 11, 2016 3:32 am

* Login   * Register * Search  * FAQ



Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 20 posts ]  Go to page Previous  1, 2
Author Message
 Post subject:
PostPosted: Wed Aug 20, 2008 9:15 am 
98+ BoTM | BoTM | Gold | Rider
98+ BoTM | BoTM | Gold | Rider
User avatar

Joined: Thu Mar 23, 2006 12:48 am
Posts: 6658
Location: Kingdom of Ringlé
Nice.. Loving the Specialized Hardpack [?] and Ground Control tyres too 8)

Saracen used to make such good bikes.. That Eiger was a model built 'specially for Halfords IIRC?


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject:
PostPosted: Wed Aug 20, 2008 9:26 pm 
Gold Trader
Gold Trader
User avatar

Joined: Mon May 19, 2008 10:30 am
Posts: 1729
Location: colchester
it looks a bit different now though! will post pics tomorrow but here is a few changes

profile carbon flat bar

xt v's

mountain lx hubs on araya alloy rims (from a 89 cb spectre!)

ritchey tyre's

and for pure road riding lunacy single speed set up with 52-19 ratio!!!

king quick!

it has also got the comfiest saddle i've ever ridden on! shame it looks like a boot!


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject:
PostPosted: Tue Oct 14, 2008 9:02 pm 
Gold Trader
Gold Trader
User avatar

Joined: Mon May 19, 2008 10:30 am
Posts: 1729
Location: colchester
pic update


Attachments:
dbapex 007 (Small).jpg
dbapex 007 (Small).jpg [ 103.25 KiB | Viewed 1941 times ]
Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject:
PostPosted: Tue Oct 14, 2008 9:03 pm 
Gold Trader
Gold Trader
User avatar

Joined: Mon May 19, 2008 10:30 am
Posts: 1729
Location: colchester
more


Attachments:
dbapex 008 (Small).jpg
dbapex 008 (Small).jpg [ 107.93 KiB | Viewed 1939 times ]
Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject:
PostPosted: Sat Nov 29, 2008 1:45 pm 
Gold Trader
Gold Trader
User avatar

Joined: Mon May 19, 2008 10:30 am
Posts: 1729
Location: colchester
changed again! (i get bored quickly....)


Attachments:
saracen2911 003 (Medium).jpg
saracen2911 003 (Medium).jpg [ 68.64 KiB | Viewed 1836 times ]
Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject:
PostPosted: Sat Nov 29, 2008 1:55 pm 
Retro Guru
User avatar

Joined: Sun Nov 02, 2008 12:03 pm
Posts: 394
Location: Scotland
Nice bike that. Youve been busy haven't you! :lol: :wink:


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject:
PostPosted: Wed Mar 25, 2009 8:20 pm 
Gold Trader
Gold Trader
User avatar

Joined: Mon May 19, 2008 10:30 am
Posts: 1729
Location: colchester
got bored again! here is its final spec.....maybe :wink:


Attachments:
saracen 004 (Medium).jpg
saracen 004 (Medium).jpg [ 138.81 KiB | Viewed 910 times ]
saracen 001 (Medium).jpg
saracen 001 (Medium).jpg [ 149.15 KiB | Viewed 910 times ]
Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject:
PostPosted: Wed Mar 25, 2009 9:33 pm 
Dirt Disciple
User avatar

Joined: Sun May 06, 2007 9:19 pm
Posts: 83
Thought it looked better when you first picked it up.

:D


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject:
PostPosted: Thu Mar 26, 2009 10:19 am 
98+ BoTM | BoTM | Gold | Rider
98+ BoTM | BoTM | Gold | Rider
User avatar

Joined: Thu Mar 23, 2006 12:48 am
Posts: 6658
Location: Kingdom of Ringlé
Looks heaps better without the decals 8)

Actually, without them, you can see the Saracen trademarks of the time..


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject:
PostPosted: Thu Mar 26, 2009 3:24 pm 
Retro Guru

Joined: Fri Nov 21, 2008 8:38 pm
Posts: 724
Location: Cannock, Staffs, UK
Nooo...

Keep it original!

Just my opinion of course... it is your bike and you can do what you want :D

Chaser.


Top
 Profile  
 
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 20 posts ]  Go to page Previous  1, 2

All times are UTC [ DST ]


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 22 guests


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  

About Us

Follow Retrobike

Other cool stuff

All content © 2005-2015 Retrobike unless otherwise stated.
Cookies Policy.
bikedeals - the best bike deals in one place
FatCOGS - Fat Chance Owner's Group

Powered by phpBB® Forum Software © phpBB Group