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 Post subject: Kona Lava Dome 1993
PostPosted: Sat Jan 24, 2009 2:37 pm 
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Frame: Kona Lava Dome 1993
Fork: Project Two TB

Headset: Shimano Deore LX
Stem: Joe Murray Velocity
Bar: Kona Race Light 165
Grips: Onza Ules

Brakes: Dia-Compe 987
Brake Pads: Fibrax
Brake Cables: Shimano XT
Cantilever Cable Hangers: Onza Chill Pills
Brake Levers: Shimano Deore LX M566

Shifters: Shimano Deore LX M566
Front Derailleur: Shimano Deore XT M738
Rear Derailleur: Shimano Deore XT M737
Derailleur Cables: Shimano XT
Cassette: Shimano Deore XT M737-i 8spd
Chain: SRAM PC890
Cranks: Shimano Deore LX M563
Chainrings: Shimano 42/32/22
Chainring Bolts: Inner Steel / Outer Alloy
Pedals: Shimano SPD M540

Hubs: Front Shimano Deore XT M753 / Rear Shimano Deore XT M752
Rims: Sun CR18
Spokes: Stainless
Hub Skewers: Allen type
Tyres: Onza Racing Porc’s II Kevlar 26x2.1
Tubes: Maxxis Ultralight

Saddle: Charge Spoon Cr-Mo
Seatpost: Use 25.0mm with Use thermoplastic shim (25.4mm)
Seatpost Clamp: Kona Alloy

Bottle Cage: Blackburn Comp
Bottle Cage Bolts: Titanium

Weight: 24.2lbs


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'Before' photo and other info here:-
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PostPosted: Sat Jan 24, 2009 3:01 pm 
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Sweet.

A lot of hard work has gone into this badboy and its evident.

Stunning. :shock:

Now go get her dirty :twisted: :twisted: :twisted: :twisted: :twisted:


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PostPosted: Sat Jan 24, 2009 3:03 pm 
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Very nice. I like this alot! Good selection of components and nice refinish.

I'd like to see this in the BOTM comp next month! :D


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PostPosted: Sat Jan 24, 2009 3:09 pm 
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Stunning build, you did a cracking job, it's superb now.

Please put a chainstay sticker to protect the frame from the chain, other than that, it's spot on, well done :)


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PostPosted: Sat Jan 24, 2009 3:10 pm 
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lush.


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PostPosted: Sat Jan 24, 2009 3:27 pm 
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Congrats' you have the nicest Kona on the forum IMHO 8)

High praise indeed


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PostPosted: Sat Jan 24, 2009 4:09 pm 
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IMHO by far the best bike on here!


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PostPosted: Sat Jan 24, 2009 4:17 pm 
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Very classy build, very very nice 8)


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PostPosted: Sat Jan 24, 2009 4:42 pm 
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Absolutely Spanking

8)

Thats one clean build, Colour makes it IMO

Where did you get the paint job done ??


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PostPosted: Sat Jan 24, 2009 5:34 pm 
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i know someone who has a correct black cable dog collar who'd be prepared to trade for that 1996 one you have there.....


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