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PostPosted: Tue Nov 24, 2020 7:26 am 
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Unlike all the SBDU Team Replica frames we see with capped seat stays and team colours, they are very common and hundreds were made, with plenty coming on to the market. This silver brazed frame is incredibly rare and it is very unique... it's very unlikely another will ever appear on the market again...

https://rover.ebay.com/rover/0/0/0?mpre ... 4245069083


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PostPosted: Tue Nov 24, 2020 10:27 am 
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Already received a bid, won't appear on as many searches unless he unmuddles his SDBU.


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PostPosted: Tue Nov 24, 2020 2:10 pm 
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Very nice but to small for me.


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PostPosted: Tue Nov 24, 2020 5:38 pm 
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Think this has sparked a lot of comments on Facebook


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PostPosted: Tue Nov 24, 2020 7:19 pm 
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Basically it's a 753 Dynaflite frame with round tubes... :shock: ... like this one..


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PostPosted: Tue Nov 24, 2020 7:59 pm 
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bowser wrote:
Think this has sparked a lot of comments on Facebook



The frame for sale shares the same rear end as the Dynaflite with flattened aero seat stays and the same non aero, non recessed seat pin pinch bolt... send the link of this thread to the Facebook groups, it may help explain the mystery.. :wink:

http://classiclightweights.net/united-k ... g-catalog/


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PostPosted: Tue Nov 24, 2020 9:35 pm 
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Seat bolt looks a bit sticky-out, maybe would have expected something more aero lol


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PostPosted: Tue Nov 24, 2020 10:12 pm 
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Midlife wrote:
Seat bolt looks a bit sticky-out, maybe would have expected something more aero lol


My first reaction too. Ugly as sin. How can a frame like that be let down with a bolt more suitable for roof space carpentry?


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PostPosted: Tue Nov 24, 2020 11:27 pm 
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Would look better with a slim head bolt on there :wink:


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PostPosted: Wed Dec 02, 2020 6:42 pm 
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Been following this auction.
The price went up after a flurry of bids on Sunday morning.
Just gone back down after the high bid was withdrawn.

Buyers remorse before buying?


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