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 Post subject: 1988/89 Kona Cindercone
PostPosted: Thu Apr 23, 2009 9:00 pm 
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Picked up this off the bay. its a work in progress but im not restoring it with full nos kit as i want it to be 100% useable.

o/t in the background is my 1997/98 demayo in full winter commuter guise.

1988/89 Kona Cindercone
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PostPosted: Fri Apr 24, 2009 2:19 am 
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I do like the shape of these frames: call me old fashioned but a sloping TT and a good wodge of headtube tickles my aesthetic fancy.


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PostPosted: Fri Apr 24, 2009 8:32 am 
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yes. in real life it looks even better. it just looks well proportioned. i will take a few more picturtes from better angles over the weekend.


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PostPosted: Sat Apr 25, 2009 8:21 am 
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Nice one :wink:

I will be keeping a close eye on this build, You cant beat these early kona's 8)


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very nice- always fancied recreating one of those paint jobs- too cool for school.


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PostPosted: Sat Apr 25, 2009 11:54 am 
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A good buy :D


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