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 Post subject: Re: Not a Team Marin!!
PostPosted: Sun Aug 12, 2018 1:23 pm 
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:) personally despite it being a bottom end model, i think its got to be worth £25 assuming there are no issues with it. Jeez, i spent more than that last time i went food shopping, and that ended up being the biggest pile of sh... :lol:


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PostPosted: Mon Aug 13, 2018 12:04 pm 
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Fair enough, its worth what someone will pay.

But imho, since you have to find every single other part including a suitable fork, you'd want to start with a better frame.

I guess if someone had a donor bike with a damaged frame where all parts could just be swapped over - and really wanted a fluoro marin - then it would make sense.


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 Post subject: Re: Not a Team Marin!!
PostPosted: Mon Aug 13, 2018 12:27 pm 
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Exactly this, the whole point of a Marin IMHO is the matching Marin Lite, colour-coded forks, stem & bars. A lot of other brands just used off the peg parts for the stem and bars, but Marin designed all their own parts, even seat posts.


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