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PostPosted: Thu Apr 15, 2010 10:02 pm 
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was trying to get some inspiration for the this is why POTM post

i didn't ,but thought these were worth a post

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PostPosted: Thu Apr 15, 2010 10:04 pm 
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Needs a bit more purple to off set the rims (bar and saddle clamp perhaps?) but that is a total STUNNER :).


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PostPosted: Thu Apr 15, 2010 10:05 pm 
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8)

they look stunning on a sunny day.........square tubes and polished frames were made for days like that!


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PostPosted: Fri Apr 16, 2010 9:38 am 
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i think the purple is just enough in the flesh
however there is going to be a few more green accents to match
the green chill pills ,when they drop thru the letter box ,chainring
bolts and crank caps .

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PostPosted: Fri Apr 16, 2010 10:37 am 
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Like that. :wink: 8)


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PostPosted: Fri Apr 16, 2010 10:38 am 
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Nice build!


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PostPosted: Fri Apr 16, 2010 8:51 pm 
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thats your crank there rob

welded and re-machined

hope it stays that way :D


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PostPosted: Fri Apr 16, 2010 8:55 pm 
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yummy 8) 8) 8) , I'm really starting to hanker after a Pace, and your pics aren't helping :lol: :lol:


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PostPosted: Fri Apr 16, 2010 9:01 pm 
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thought i'd do a spec sheet as per

Frame: pace rc200 f3

Fork: pace rc 30

Headset: dia compe threaded
Stem: syncros quill 135 mm
Handlebar: use
Grips: ?
Barends:use

Brakes: machine tech cantis
Brake Pads: white sm's
Brake Cables: shimano
Cantilever cable hangers: chill pills green
Brake Levers: xt m732

Shifters:xt m732
Front Derailleur: black lx
Rear Derailleur: m735
Derailleur Cables:shimano
Cassette: m735
Chain: sachs sedis
Cranks: cooks bros
Crank Bolts: srp
Chainrings: ta/cooks middleburn
Chainring bolts:srp
Bottom Bracket:un72
Pedals:?

Hub Skewers: xtr ?
Rims: sun mistral in 3dv
Hubs: pulstar
Nipples:yes
Spokes: sapim d/b
Tyres: onza porcs
Tubes:black rubbery with air in them

Saddle:selle san marco
Seatpost: elcheepo
Seatpost Binder:pace

Weight: 22lbs ish

cost £570


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PostPosted: Sat Apr 24, 2010 10:44 pm 
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green bits added
and ridden into a fern

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