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 Post subject: 1986 Yeti FRO #385
PostPosted: Fri Aug 30, 2019 7:38 pm 
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Happy FRO Friday!

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I was lucky enough to buy this Yeti FRO a few weeks ago. It's a 1986 model and number 385, making it one of the first 100 made in their original location in Malibu, California.


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 Post subject: Re: 1986 Yeti FRO #385
PostPosted: Fri Aug 30, 2019 7:44 pm 
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8) love that, nicest bike ive seen for a while. Great colour and that front mech cable routing :)

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nice. The first time i've ever seen one. Love the Yeti


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 Post subject: Re: 1986 Yeti FRO #385
PostPosted: Sat Aug 31, 2019 5:38 am 
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That's a beauty.


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Wow !
8)
Did shimano XT M730 exist in 1986 ?


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24pouces wrote:
Wow !
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Did shimano XT M730 exist in 1986 ?


No and certainly not the 1992 chainrings either! I suppose the all new 6spd M730 could have appeared in 1986 for the 1987 model year.

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 Post subject: Re: 1986 Yeti FRO #385
PostPosted: Sat Aug 31, 2019 9:03 am 
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Darn tasty that 8)
Looks brand spanking new!


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nice classic paint 8)


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Nice find !!!
It helps when we live in the right place ... :wink:


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 Post subject: Re: 1986 Yeti FRO #385
PostPosted: Sun Sep 01, 2019 10:30 am 
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I should have clarified, it is borderline 1986/1987 so went with M730.


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