Retrobike Forum Index

It is currently Sat Dec 10, 2016 9:57 am

* Login   * Register * Search  * FAQ



Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 13 posts ]  Go to page 1, 2  Next
Author Message
 Post subject: Ritchey Timber Comp
PostPosted: Sun Nov 29, 2009 6:38 am 
Retro Guru

Joined: Wed Jan 28, 2009 3:25 am
Posts: 696
After several months, alot of hunting and a parts bike I finally completed my wifes Timber comp. I think it came out pretty good. Still looking for a top tube decal but all the others are there. Here are some before and after.

Original bike purchased for $160.
Total cost to restore $550
Specs
Frame: Ritchey Timber comp
Cranks: Shimano XT FC-M730
Deraillers: Shimano XT
Wheels: Ritchey Vantage Comp on XT hubs
Stem: Salsa
Post: Strong
Saddle: Avocet
Pedals: Onza
Tires: Panaracer Timbuk II
Shifters: Shimano XT Thumbies
Levers: Magura
Brakes: Shimano XT front, Suntour Rollercam rear.


Attachments:
fixed 5.jpg
fixed 5.jpg [ 50.97 KiB | Viewed 1724 times ]
fixed 4.jpg
fixed 4.jpg [ 57.81 KiB | Viewed 1724 times ]
Fixed3.jpg
Fixed3.jpg [ 88.53 KiB | Viewed 1724 times ]
fixed6.jpg
fixed6.jpg [ 97.82 KiB | Viewed 1724 times ]
Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject:
PostPosted: Sun Nov 29, 2009 6:42 am 
Retro Guru

Joined: Wed Jan 28, 2009 3:25 am
Posts: 696
More pics.


Attachments:
IMG_1584.JPG
IMG_1584.JPG [ 69.49 KiB | Viewed 1721 times ]
IMG_3522.JPG
IMG_3522.JPG [ 79.64 KiB | Viewed 1721 times ]
IMG_3517.JPG
IMG_3517.JPG [ 68.43 KiB | Viewed 1721 times ]
IMG_3519.JPG
IMG_3519.JPG [ 76.04 KiB | Viewed 1721 times ]
Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject:
PostPosted: Sun Nov 29, 2009 6:46 am 
BANNED USER
BANNED USER

Joined: Tue Jan 09, 2007 8:41 pm
Posts: 10015
:shock: :shock: :shock: 8) 8) 8) LUSH LUSH LUSH... let me be the first one to say......if you ever, ever sell it ....PM me quick .. Unfortunately I have a weakspot for all things ritchey , and this is another one...

Really really really nice.....

Yep! I like it... .................can ya tell...

If you need owt ritchey , come and see me.. ;)

Pop it here too fella.. :)

http://www.retrobike.co.uk/forum/viewtopic.php?t=79132


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject:
PostPosted: Sun Nov 29, 2009 9:55 am 
BoTM Winner / retrobike rider
BoTM Winner / retrobike rider
User avatar

Joined: Sat Sep 05, 2009 11:53 am
Posts: 1199
Location: Cheshire
That is absolutely gorgeous .....wow !! :D


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject:
PostPosted: Sun Nov 29, 2009 11:57 am 
98+ BoTM Winner
98+ BoTM Winner
User avatar

Joined: Wed Nov 11, 2009 7:13 pm
Posts: 762
Location: Essex
Lush and gorgeous! I have to agree and would love this bike! 8) :D


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject:
PostPosted: Sun Nov 29, 2009 12:09 pm 
King of the DuckBoard
King of the DuckBoard

Joined: Sun Jan 28, 2007 12:30 pm
Posts: 21466
Never seen one of those. lovely colour nice build to 8)


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject:
PostPosted: Mon Nov 30, 2009 2:53 am 
Retro Guru

Joined: Wed Jan 28, 2009 3:25 am
Posts: 696
More pics. I am going to pull the crank and polish it so it looks like the one on my Ultra.


Attachments:
IMG_3611.JPG
IMG_3611.JPG [ 40.8 KiB | Viewed 1596 times ]
IMG_3522.JPG
IMG_3522.JPG [ 79.64 KiB | Viewed 1596 times ]
fixed 4.jpg
fixed 4.jpg [ 57.81 KiB | Viewed 1596 times ]
Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject:
PostPosted: Mon Nov 30, 2009 1:47 pm 
.o.T.M Triple Crown Winner
.o.T.M Triple Crown Winner
User avatar

Joined: Sun Dec 31, 2006 12:59 pm
Posts: 3135
Location: Sunny South of France
Amazing !
A ritchey in my size :D !


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject:
PostPosted: Tue Dec 01, 2009 6:17 am 
Retired Mod
Retired Mod
User avatar

Joined: Thu Jul 10, 2008 7:16 pm
Posts: 9939
Location: ÜberUnderbidder
24pouces wrote:
Amazing !
A ritchey in my size :D !


that is truly rare :D

good looking bike...do you have before pics?


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject:
PostPosted: Tue Dec 01, 2009 6:57 pm 
retrobike rider
retrobike rider

Joined: Fri Aug 29, 2008 5:35 pm
Posts: 165
Location: northumberland
WOW! Cool!........and the gang :D


Top
 Profile  
 
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 13 posts ]  Go to page 1, 2  Next

All times are UTC [ DST ]


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: pipmeister and 39 guests


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  

About Us

Follow Retrobike

Other cool stuff

All content © 2005-2015 Retrobike unless otherwise stated.
Cookies Policy.
bikedeals - the best bike deals in one place
FatCOGS - Fat Chance Owner's Group

Powered by phpBB® Forum Software © phpBB Group