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PostPosted: Wed Aug 30, 2017 5:43 pm 
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jimi911 wrote:
Here's some shots of the bike pre and post resto ... not quite done, but close :)

As I got it from the original owner (ex Fat Chance Employee)
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All fixed up ...
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Great riding bike!
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Said it before when you posted, gotta a whole lotta love for this bike. Love the forks, ex FAT employee bike and colour vibe.


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PostPosted: Tue Oct 24, 2017 12:23 pm 
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She's 100% done now. I really like this bike.

Frame: 1987 Wicked Fat Chance

Fork: Fat Chance Box Crown

Headset: Shimano 600
Stem: IRD Macaroni
Handlebar: Tange Prestige
Grips: ODI
Barends: Nope

Brakes: Shimano XT730
Brake Pads: Koolstop
Brake Cables: Shinabo
Cantilever cable hangers: Shimano
Brake Levers: Shimano XT730

Shifters: Shimano XT730
Front Derailleur: Shimano XT730
Rear Derailleur: Shimano XT730
Derailleur Cables: Shimano
Cassette: Shimano XT730
Chain: Shimano
Cranks: Shimano XT730
Crank Bolts: Shimano
Chainrings: Shimano XT730
Chainring bolts: Shimano XT730
Bottom Bracket: Fat Chance
Pedals: Shimano XT730

Hub Skewers: Ringle
Rims: Araya
Hubs: Shimano XT730
Nipples: DT
Spokes: DT
Tyres: Tioga Hound and Trail Dawg
Tubes: MEC

Saddle: Selle Turbo
Seatpost: Suntour XC
Seatpost Binder: Shimano XT730

Weight: No Idea

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PostPosted: Sat Oct 28, 2017 5:30 am 
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Yuh done good Jim, so nice. Love the little riders, what a nice touch! I bet its a great rider too...


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PostPosted: Sun Oct 29, 2017 12:58 am 
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Cant get enough of this bike 8)

Sent you a PM though :?


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PostPosted: Sun Oct 29, 2017 8:11 am 
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Very nice!

Those bottle cage fasteners look funny on picture 4. Whatever the camera did there...


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PostPosted: Mon Oct 30, 2017 11:57 am 
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Thanks guys. I gotta get better with that depth function. It seems to do the job on the wider angled stuff but goes a bit odd up close as you've noticed.


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