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PostPosted: Sun Apr 11, 2010 6:58 pm 
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Location: Land of the pie eaters (Wigan)
Well i was in blackpool visiting parents today, and took the dog for a walk, while walking a purple steed went past and i could have sworn it was a...., anuy how on the way back to the car the steed came towards meonce more , this time i flagged him sdown and got chatting, turns out he was after a replacement and was up for selling this beauty for a rather low sum, details exchanged and and cash machine visited i arrived at his and duly purchased it,wife was extremely and still is pissed i bought it but shit i couldnt say no so her it is and as far as i know all original with remenents of the shimano quick release tags on the skeweres.
Price, well it didnt exceed £150

Edit: Aslo letter headed receipt in hand from the nice old chap, being on the carefull side.

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PostPosted: Sun Apr 11, 2010 6:59 pm 
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PostPosted: Sun Apr 11, 2010 7:01 pm 
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Bargain :D


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PostPosted: Sun Apr 11, 2010 7:01 pm 
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Impluse buys are great! Good on you, money well spent (even if the wife doesn't agree!).


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PostPosted: Sun Apr 11, 2010 7:10 pm 
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Bargain, I always liked the Killi range


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PostPosted: Sun Apr 11, 2010 7:15 pm 
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bet thats not even broken the 250 mile mark.


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PostPosted: Sun Apr 11, 2010 7:42 pm 
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:shock: Bloody hell, that's fantastic! Looks like another 1993 model, and in wonderful condition.

Right, I'm gonna stop there because I'm getting rather jealous... ;)


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PostPosted: Sun Apr 11, 2010 7:48 pm 
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Location: Land of the pie eaters (Wigan)
Thnx
I have seen so many awsome bikes on here that people have built and i count myself very lucky and fortunate to have got this, gonna re grease bearings tommorow, clean chain and have a ride in afternoon, need to get some slicks for road use till i loose more weight of my fat arse.

Mark


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PostPosted: Sun Apr 11, 2010 8:01 pm 
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Lovely, so very clean 8)


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PostPosted: Sun Apr 11, 2010 8:18 pm 
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Bargain, absolutely lovely and I am very jealous :lol:


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