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 Post subject: Re: The Funny Onion
PostPosted: Sun Dec 17, 2017 1:49 am 
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Fascinating history, so was it just displayed as frame and forks? has it ever been built up?

Would look good with gold plated stem and seatpost :xmas-big-grin:


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PostPosted: Sun Dec 17, 2017 2:06 pm 
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No it was never built.

I'm hoping I have a plan that works for the seatpost and stem.... not got the frame yet so I'm itching to get started with seeing what's what.


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PostPosted: Sun Dec 17, 2017 2:09 pm 
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al wrote:
No it was never built.

I'm itching

al.


theres a cream for that

needs:

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/aluminum-sea ... SwFJBZU7E8


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PostPosted: Sun Dec 17, 2017 3:26 pm 
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legrandefromage wrote:
al wrote:
No it was never built.

I'm itching

al.


theres a cream for that

needs:

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/aluminum-sea ... SwFJBZU7E8


More spring than bling.

I already use the cream.

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 Post subject: Re: The Funny Onion
PostPosted: Mon Dec 18, 2017 12:43 am 
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legrandefromage wrote:
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Metallic Pea!


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PostPosted: Tue Dec 19, 2017 8:49 am 
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It arrived!

Build shelf filling up nicely, although the gold plated 625g Columbus/Coppi forks are a miss match and need to go on someone else's posh Italian bike... give me a shout if you're that person.


al.


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:xmas-big-grin:


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 Post subject: Re: The Funny Onion
PostPosted: Tue Dec 19, 2017 4:48 pm 
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:lol: :lol:


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PostPosted: Tue Dec 19, 2017 5:41 pm 
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velofrog wrote:
:xmas-big-grin:


Uncanny...

Not only does it look like the bike, I have the physique of Fred.


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PostPosted: Wed Jan 17, 2018 10:44 pm 
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Mock-up to see how it sits... I like it so far.


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