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PostPosted: Wed Mar 25, 2009 11:59 pm 
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I'm sure there was a thread a while back about Dad's bikes, but I can't find it, but my dad's got back into riding his muddy fox courier comp this spring, and cleaned it up and sent me some pics, so I thought I'd share :)

Frame: Muddy Fox Courier Comp - 1989ish?

Fork: Original

Headset: Kona Impact
Stem: Massive Syncros
Handlebar: Marin Lite (the one the scumbag theives left behind when they nicked my Team Issue)
Grips: Not sure, maybe ODI?
Barends: N/A

Brakes: XT Cantilevers
Brake Pads: Aztec
Brake Levers: Deore

Shifters: Deore Thumbies
Front Derailleur: XT
Rear Derailleur: XT
Cassette: XT 7 speed
Cranks: Modern ?
Chainrings: Modern ?
Bottom Bracket: ?
Pedals: XT SPD

Hub Skewers: XT
Rims: Mavic 321
Hubs: XT
Nipples: ?
Spokes: Straight gauge stainless
Tyres: Specalized Hardpack 1.5
Tubes: ?

Saddle: Huge, blue & ugly
Seatpost: The original hunk of alloy that never fitted properly
Seatpost Binder: ?


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PostPosted: Thu Mar 26, 2009 12:04 am 
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Proper job!


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PostPosted: Thu Mar 26, 2009 12:28 am 
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Get rid of that syncros tat :D


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PostPosted: Fri Mar 27, 2009 9:10 pm 
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That is so nice 8) Beautifully proportioned IMO

Dads bikes are cool, My dad rides an 89 Diamond back Apex with the Smokey paint.


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PostPosted: Sat Mar 28, 2009 12:09 am 
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very nice and looks in good nick- saddle is feckin awful but apart from that way cool 8)


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PostPosted: Sat Mar 28, 2009 1:23 am 
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My dad rides an 89 Diamond back Apex with the Smokey paint.


8) ....my dad has to make do with a '95 Axis :wink:

Nice MF btw....loose the modern cranks though!


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