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PostPosted: Sat Feb 13, 2016 3:05 pm 
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I always appreciated the products of Keith Bontrager , he evolve MTB with his ideas . Many innovative solutions.

Dedication of the artist.

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 Post subject: Re: Bontrager Titanium
PostPosted: Sat Feb 13, 2016 6:55 pm 
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That makes your 5th iconic Ti bike on the first page of this forum :shock:
You don't mess around do you.


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 Post subject: Re: Boty Ti
PostPosted: Sat Feb 13, 2016 8:21 pm 
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Bonjour Bontrager Titanium, hope you found a engineering solution for the chainstay weld? Brilliant to see this up and running again.


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 Post subject: Re: Boty Ti
PostPosted: Sun Feb 14, 2016 5:21 pm 
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tangent wrote:
Bonjour Bontrager Titanium, hope you found a engineering solution for the chainstay weld? Brilliant to see this up and running again.


You're right, he did not have that good ideas, make butted by welding small pieces , forgetting the spacer enter chainstays to make a mud degagement. :?

If you now good welder...

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PostPosted: Sun Feb 14, 2016 7:58 pm 
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And groupset SHIMANO XT M737

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Bontrager/Chris King wheelset

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Judy FSX with specific Bontrager crown and Ekko/Englund air cartridge

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PostPosted: Sun Feb 14, 2016 9:45 pm 
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The repair succeeded perfectly :wink:

mojo ti wrote:
Bontrager/Chris King wheelset

Are these Chris King hubs and labeled as Bontrager?


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PostPosted: Sun Feb 14, 2016 9:55 pm 
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Nader wrote:
The repair succeeded perfectly :wink:

mojo ti wrote:
Bontrager/Chris King wheelset

Are these Chris King hubs and labeled as Bontrager?


Thanks for the welder and exactly, wheelset are 1998 model with Chris King hubset labeled Bontrager, 28 spokes rear, 24 front and ceramic rims. I have three pairs, best wheelset. :D


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 Post subject: Re: Bontrager Titanium
PostPosted: Mon Feb 15, 2016 3:17 am 
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A lot of nice parts, going to be a very good build!


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Keeping an eye on this build! 8)

Be wary of those rims though. I had a spoke pull through on one of mine, and I'm light on my equipment. I was told this previously.

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PostPosted: Mon Feb 15, 2016 7:16 am 
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And the frame

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