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PostPosted: Wed Aug 13, 2008 1:21 pm 
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hi all bit of a work in progress still not finished it but getting there
http://s525.photobucket.com/albums/cc333/tamtruk1/

let me know what u think

rob


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Sweet bike :D


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PostPosted: Wed Aug 13, 2008 1:40 pm 
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thanks bud its getting there
still not sure if to get it powder coated or not thoughts?
its bare metal at the moment thats been laquered


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PostPosted: Wed Aug 13, 2008 1:41 pm 
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Its nice, but I can help thinking it deserves a smattering of old school DX...... :wink:


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PostPosted: Wed Aug 13, 2008 1:42 pm 
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polish,polish,polish!!!!


make it very very shiney,just like chrome.


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PostPosted: Wed Aug 13, 2008 1:47 pm 
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Pickle wrote:
Its nice, but I can help thinking it deserves a smattering of old school DX...... :wink:


dx was only available in 21 speed tho right? (not that i need that many gears let alone 27)
if you know where i can find some ill use it bud
might take all the deore kit off it and keep it aside for a full susser

and bugger polish this will be used all most daily come rain or shine!!


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PostPosted: Wed Aug 13, 2008 2:12 pm 
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I like the bare metal finish.

Dosen't suit all frames - but i think yours looks just right.

I like the mixture of old and new - but then thats because all of my bikes are :D (see below)


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MAXTHEROTTI wrote:
if you know where i can find some ill use it bud
might take all the deore kit off it and keep it aside for a full susser


You can usually find all the 'old shit' you need right here on RetroBike :wink:


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this one is going to be made to a single speeder now
should be a giggle

rob


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PostPosted: Sat Aug 16, 2008 8:20 pm 
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the single speed conversion begins i just got the crank for it (pic in the link above) only a fixed cheapo to start with see how i do with one cog before blowing loads on bespoke kit

rob
also need to lose the sus forks any one got any rigids?


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