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PostPosted: Mon Mar 16, 2009 5:39 pm 
B.o.T.Y. Winner / Gold Trader
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oldschool wrote:
were did the name fat chance come from :?:


I think this has something to do with it:

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PostPosted: Mon Mar 16, 2009 9:26 pm 
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Bas......stoked for ya.

Yeah that'll scrub up just fine :D

Look forward to seeing this one get built up.


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B.o.T.Y. Winner / Gold Trader
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Thanks!

just put some parts on to keep it of the ground

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the tubing is amazing!

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:shock:

*mopping the drewl off the floor*


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PostPosted: Tue Mar 17, 2009 2:44 am 
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oh boy. i'm getting excited. 8)


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PostPosted: Tue Mar 17, 2009 4:51 am 
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That's a really elegant, beautifully-made bike.


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PostPosted: Tue Mar 17, 2009 10:07 pm 
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Wow, your collection is starting to get way too nice!

What kind of build will it be?


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B.o.T.Y. Winner / Gold Trader
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Martin wrote:
Wow, your collection is starting to get way too nice!

What kind of build will it be?


Frame: 1995 Fat Chance Titanium
Fork: Tange rigid (Not in yet, untill then Bomber Z2)

Headset: Chris King titanium (no name)
Stem: Moots (custom by KISH) titanium ((not in yet but untill then Control Tech)
Handlebar: Kolo Titanium (not in yet but untill then Fiber-Lyte)
Grips: Oury

Brakes: Control Tech (NOS)
Brake Pads: Koolstop (NOS)
Brake Levers: Paul (NOS)

Shifters: Paul Thumbies
Front Derailleur: Shimano XTR M900 (for the time beeing)
Rear Derailleur: Shimano XTR M900 (for the time beeing)
Cassette: Shimano XTR titanium
Chain: not available yet
Cranks: Cook Bros RSR
Chainrings: Boone
Bottom Bracket: Royce titanium
Pedals: Onza Ho titanium

Hub Skewers: Cook Bros
Rims: Mavic 517 Ceramic
Hubs: Chris Kind classic hubs in pewter (not in yet, in transit)
Spokes: DT revolution
Tyres: Tioga Spycho II in amber (for the time beeing)

Saddle: Flight titanium
Seatpost: Syncros titanium
Seatpost Binder: Ringle with Cook bros

Weight: no clue what so ever but it feels light right now

and this will be the kick off: waiting to find parts to upgrade,..


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PostPosted: Tue Mar 24, 2009 4:51 am 
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I think you are missing a Bonty Ti-Lite to complete your collection. :D Ti-Lite for sale here


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PostPosted: Tue Mar 24, 2009 5:00 am 
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Wow. Does that mean the reserve on ebay for it is 1700? :shock:


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