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 Post subject: Just wow!
PostPosted: Mon Jul 29, 2013 10:08 am 
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http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Merida-Speede ... 27d57c444b



al. :shock:


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 Post subject: Re: Just wow!
PostPosted: Mon Jul 29, 2013 10:25 am 
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ultegra calipers & M540 pedals on that turd?


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 Post subject: Re: Just wow!
PostPosted: Mon Jul 29, 2013 12:43 pm 
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That looks horrendously unstable!


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 Post subject: Re: Just wow!
PostPosted: Mon Jul 29, 2013 2:34 pm 
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:wink: Previous owner was a T-Rex perhaps.


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 Post subject: Re: Just wow!
PostPosted: Thu Aug 01, 2013 9:37 pm 
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hamster wrote:
:wink: Previous owner was a T-Rex perhaps.


Marc Bolan's bike?


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 Post subject: Re: Just wow!
PostPosted: Thu Aug 01, 2013 9:42 pm 
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Proof that you can polish a turd.

And it'll still be a turd.


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 Post subject: Re: Just wow!
PostPosted: Sat Aug 03, 2013 5:58 pm 
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When I worked at a bike shop a handful of years ago a lot of customers would ask for this kind of redo on their bikes. Basically they had bought the wrong kind of bike in the first place and wanted us to turn it into something else...


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