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PostPosted: Sat Jul 25, 2009 4:01 pm 
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After much delay my pile of bits is being transformed into a bike.

Follow progress here....

Comments welcomed :)

Frame: Fat Chance Yo Eddy Team

Fork: Fat Chance

Headset: Chris King Threaded 1''
Stem: Ringle
Handlebar: Answer Taperlite 2
Grips: Answer Aggressor
Barends: None

Brakes:
Brake Pads:
Brake Cables:
Cantilever cable hangers:
Brake Levers: M900 XTR

Shifters: M900 XTR
Front Derailleur: M900 XTR
Rear Derailleur: M900 XTR
Derailleur Cables:
Cassette: Goldtec Alu (random but only one I had lying around)
Chain:
Cranks: Cook Bros Racing
Crank Bolts:
Chainrings: Middleburn
Chainring bolts:
Bottom Bracket: Grafton Ti
Pedals:

Hub Skewers: Ringle
Rims: Rear - Tioga Disc Drive Pro
Hubs: XTR/Ringle
Nipples:
Spokes:
Tyres: Wildgripper Cream
Tubes: Specialized

Saddle:
Seatpost:
Seatpost Binder: Ringle

Weight:


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PostPosted: Sat Jul 25, 2009 7:40 pm 
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Thats going to be a belter 8)


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PostPosted: Sat Jul 25, 2009 11:15 pm 
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isn't there one with that color frame built up with purple parts...very chichi somehwere on here? Is that the same one, deconstructed?

good stuff, either way :D


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PostPosted: Sat Jul 25, 2009 11:53 pm 
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Oooo thats really really nice.

I mean really really really nice.

I like it a lot :D


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PostPosted: Sun Jul 26, 2009 6:01 am 
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yeah its the same one - bought the frame and forks and starting again....inspiration coming from the originals build but using different bits etc


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PostPosted: Sun Jul 26, 2009 10:51 am 
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looks like that one will be a real head turner.

good work so far... please keep us posted ;]


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PostPosted: Sun Jul 26, 2009 6:01 pm 
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...stay seated, and keep your hands inside the vehicle at all time. here we go!


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PostPosted: Mon Jul 27, 2009 8:34 am 
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whoa, great start. was this from slimjoe?


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PostPosted: Mon Jul 27, 2009 3:43 pm 
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Pace wrote:
yeah its the same one - bought the frame and forks and starting again....inspiration coming from the originals build but using different bits etc


cool...good luck with it; the original was great; look forward to yours :)


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PostPosted: Mon Sep 07, 2009 10:19 am 
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Hi,

It's looking great. Good luck with it.

Regards,
Jay
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