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PostPosted: Fri Jan 19, 2018 9:48 am 
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Gotta say as a cruiser it looks amazing, especially as its a proto Fausto. Maybe try to diy paint match the forks to the frame. 8)


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PostPosted: Fri Jan 19, 2018 9:59 am 
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M-Power wrote:
. Maybe try to diy paint match the forks to the frame. 8)



:lol:

My local B&Q have some faux wood vinyl wrap in ginger oak



I’d stick as is, since the seatpost and stem are similar colour


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PostPosted: Fri Jan 19, 2018 10:16 am 
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That's.....



.....rather nice! :shock:


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 Post subject: Re: The Funny Onion
PostPosted: Fri Jan 19, 2018 12:48 pm 
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Shout for the gold fork..... on my koga with matching gold softride stem mmmmmmm inch or inch and a bit


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 Post subject: Re: The Funny Onion
PostPosted: Fri Jan 19, 2018 2:32 pm 
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DrJo wrote:
Shout for the gold fork..... on my koga with matching gold softride stem mmmmmmm inch or inch and a bit



Hi mate,

I have sold them, Sorry!

I'll send you a pm.


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PostPosted: Fri Jan 19, 2018 2:45 pm 
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People seem to like this...

What am I doing wrong!!
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A few more bits, although I'm still at the playing stage and it will change if I win a wheel set I'm after on fleabay.


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al.


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PostPosted: Fri Jan 19, 2018 3:00 pm 
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Retro Spud wrote:
M-Power wrote:
. Maybe try to diy paint match the forks to the frame. 8)



:lol:

My local B&Q have some faux wood vinyl wrap in ginger oak



I’d stick as is, since the seatpost and stem are similar colour



i lurve that sh1at, great for reclaiming kitchen units and perfect for the forks :lol:

Hope its gonna stay a ‘cruiser’ and not morph into another ‘Frankenbike’ :shock:


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PostPosted: Fri Jan 19, 2018 3:10 pm 
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[/quote]Hope its gonna stay a ‘cruiser’ and not morph into another ‘Frankenbike’ :shock:[/quote]


You must be talking about someone else's bike, I'm not sure I've ever built a 'Frankenbike'?




al. :D


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PostPosted: Fri Jan 19, 2018 3:28 pm 
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M-Power wrote:
Retro Spud wrote:
M-Power wrote:
. Maybe try to diy paint match the forks to the frame. 8)



:lol:

My local B&Q have some faux wood vinyl wrap in ginger oak



i lurve that sh1at, great for reclaiming kitchen units and perfect for the forks :lol:



Proper 1970's woody look... just need it to start lifting at the edges :lol:



al wrote:
M-Power wrote:
Hope its gonna stay a ‘cruiser’ and not morph into another ‘Frankenbike’ :shock:



You must be talking about someone else's bike, I'm not sure I've ever built a 'Frankenbike'?

al. :D


you're confusing Al with Dr Frankenstien (AKA The History Man) who builds the Monsters

Al just does off the wall Weird and wonderful (Unique and mis understood in PC speak)


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PostPosted: Fri Jan 19, 2018 3:35 pm 
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The cheque's in the post.


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