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 Post subject: My new work bike
PostPosted: Sat Aug 09, 2008 6:42 pm 
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this is my new commuter. i build it from some spare parts. just a nice and very good riding bike.


Frame: Specialized Chromolly
Fork: Rock Shox Mag 21 1"
Headset: Rond Sport

Stem: Syncros Cattlehead polish Hinged 1"
Handlebar: NoName
Grips: NoName
Barends: Onza CWA Pro Cut

Brakes: Shimano Deore DX
Brake Pads: Koolstop
Brake Cables: Shimano
Cantilever cable hangers: Tektro
Brake Levers: Shimano Deore XT

Shifters: Shimano Deore II top mount
Front Derailleur: Shimano Deore DX
Rear Derailleur: Shimano Deore DX short cage
Derailleur Cables: Shimano
Cassette: Shimano Deore DX Hyperglide
Chain: Sedis
Cranks: Shimano Deore DX
Crank Bolts: SRP
Chainrings: Shimano. Black Spire, Cycletech
Chainring bolts: Shimano
Bottom Bracket: Specialized
Pedals: Shimano

Hub Skewers: Shimano Deore XT
Rims: Wolber AT-18
Hubs: Shimano Deore DX
Nipples: DT
Spokes: Sapim
Tyres: WTB
Tubes: ?

Saddle: Rolls Selle San Marco
Seatpost: Syncros
Seatpost Binder: Specialized

Weight: A huge load of steel


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PostPosted: Sat Aug 09, 2008 6:55 pm 
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Location: new forest
dx, my favourite retro groupset 8) :D


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PostPosted: Sat Aug 09, 2008 6:58 pm 
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way too nice for a commuter!! great job :D


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PostPosted: Sat Aug 09, 2008 7:14 pm 
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Location: muddy fields, usually
Was thinking that! Work bike?! :shock: sheesh...

Very nice though... 8)


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PostPosted: Sat Aug 09, 2008 7:21 pm 
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Great job, very cool 8)


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PostPosted: Sat Aug 09, 2008 9:01 pm 
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:oops: didn't expect these kind of reactions. thanxxx


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PostPosted: Sat Aug 09, 2008 9:14 pm 
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damn thats a nice 'beater' :lol:


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PostPosted: Sat Aug 09, 2008 9:53 pm 
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:) The snow flake lacing and white rolls saddle are as 1990's sheek as a white tuxedo at a dinner party.


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PostPosted: Sat Aug 09, 2008 9:54 pm 
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Looks sweet - I had a 'Hopper in cerise as my first MTB, still have a soft spot for them.


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PostPosted: Sat Aug 09, 2008 10:16 pm 
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The spokes on the wheels looked cool, never seen them before, like twisting round them, very nice.


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