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 Post subject: barn find!
PostPosted: Fri Aug 08, 2008 3:41 pm 
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88/89(?) claude butler with full mountain lx groupset.


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PostPosted: Fri Aug 08, 2008 9:44 pm 
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I dig Mountain LX. 8)


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Looks like an 89 Claude Butler, was it the Specter??? My mate had one same colour, very nice!!!

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PostPosted: Tue Aug 12, 2008 9:25 am 
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Sure was the spectre I had one and my sister now occasionally rides it. 501 reynolds the stuff of dreams!!!


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that was handbuilt in the small town of brigg in north lincolnshire about 30 seconds walk from my house!


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Takes me back to my old Claude Butler, think it was a Salamander somthing around 1992, bright yellow equiped with shimano gs200.

Got stolen and replaced with an GT outpost!


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PostPosted: Wed Aug 13, 2008 9:29 pm 
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yep it is a spectre. the frame has a lot of quite heavy corrosion but a quick scrape test says its ripe for a respray! got to love reynolds 501! 20 years old and still looking ok...


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