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What should I do?
Wall hanger to show the dangers of UK weather and classic steel 13%  13%  [ 4 ]
Bung some parts bin parts on it and ride it into the ground 16%  16%  [ 5 ]
Cut it up and turn it into something else 10%  10%  [ 3 ]
Nuts and bolts restoration 61%  61%  [ 19 ]
Total votes : 31
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PostPosted: Sat May 30, 2009 11:37 pm 
B.o.T.M. Winner / Feature Bike
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Khane wrote:
i should probably add that this is a stunning build.
looks gorgeous. :D


Cheers for all the kind words guys. Here's the last photo for the while:

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Frame: Yeti Ultimate

Fork: Yeti Accutrax

Headset: Campagnolo Record OR
Stem: FTW
Handlebar: Hyperlites
Grips: Yeti
Barends: Onza Chromo

Brakes: Campagnolo Record OR
Brake Pads: Scott Mathauser Superpads
Brake Cables: Campagnolo
Cantilever cable hangers: Campagnolo Record OR
Brake Levers: Campagnolo Record OR

Shifters: Campagnolo Record OR
Front Derailleur: Campagnolo Euclid (Record doesn't work with 110bcd!)
Rear Derailleur: Campagnolo Record OR
Derailleur Cables: Jagwire
Cassette: Campagnolo Record OR
Chain: Rolhoff
Cranks: Bullseyes
Crank Bolts:
Chainrings: Campagnolo Euclid
Chainring bolts: Campagnolo Euclid
Bottom Bracket: Shimano Ultegra and Desperado shims
Pedals: Campagnolo Centaur, Specialized Clips, Avenir straps

Hub Skewers: Campagnolo Record OR
Rims: Campagnolo Mirrox
Hubs: Campagnolo Record OR
Nipples: DT
Spokes: DT
Tyres: Tioga Farmer Johns
Tubes: bog standard

Saddle: Turbo
Seatpost: Campagnolo OR
Seatpost Binder: Campagnolo Record OR


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PostPosted: Sun May 31, 2009 12:09 am 
Retro Guru
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I wondered when you were gonna drop this bomb..
Nice work.
Even the cat looks impressed!
J


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PostPosted: Sun May 31, 2009 12:46 am 
Gold Trader / MacRetro rider
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Ooooohhh....

Bullseye,

FTW,

Rholoff,

Euclid,

I've gone all gooey

Lovely job mate 8)


Gc


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PostPosted: Sun May 31, 2009 11:03 am 
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Congratulations Pete, that's stunning. Definately worth the effort 8)


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 Post subject: Well done!
PostPosted: Sun May 31, 2009 1:44 pm 
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Very impressive Pete,

i went to see Andy the local to me framebuilder, to see if he would undergo the work for you, after you first posted this on here.

You had me fooled :wink:

Superb job. Is the paint powder coat or wet paint?


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PostPosted: Sun May 31, 2009 2:29 pm 
Old School Grand Master
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This is impressive.....I must admit I fell for the 'decoy' poll :lol:

Another build of the extremely high standard your bikes roll out at.....way to go :)


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PostPosted: Sun May 31, 2009 2:59 pm 
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I'm not a huge Yeti fan but this is such a nice build, a really great choice of colours, infact its stunning, congratulations. 8) 8) 8)

AB


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 Post subject: Re: Well done!
PostPosted: Sun May 31, 2009 5:42 pm 
B.o.T.M. Winner / Feature Bike
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slimjoe wrote:
Very impressive Pete,

i went to see Andy the local to me framebuilder, to see if he would undergo the work for you, after you first posted this on here.

You had me fooled :wink:

Superb job. Is the paint powder coat or wet paint?


Really sorry about that and thanks a million for doing that for me :oops:

I think it was wet but I will check for you!

Pete


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PostPosted: Sun May 31, 2009 7:05 pm 
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Holy crap!!! :shock:

Nice


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PostPosted: Sun May 31, 2009 8:56 pm 
Gold Trader / PoTM Winner / RB Rider
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Great build .

I am glad i had some white outer left . :D


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