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    Selcof (on one) carbon riser bar, any good?

    Has anyone used the one/planets/selcof 40mm carbon riser bar. At £34 and 156g it looks pretty good value for money. Not particularly bling, but definitely light. Would love to hear thoughts. It would be for XC use
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    I would love some advice on a bike for my wife.

    I want to get a new bike for my wife using a scheme my employers run (vitality) which gives me 50% discount up to £500 on a bike from Evans (max discount £250) I need to decide over the weekend and order soon. I want it to be a surprise so I don’t really want to take her to the shop to...
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    free wheels.

    Preferably collection from Ipswich ip5. If anyone in the area can use them. I have a pair of wheels taken from an early noughties Dawes. They are nothing flash. But they are free if you want them. weight is 1,800g front & 2,100 rear including QR's (100g steel quarndo ones) & tyres 800g & std...
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    FS Specialized Sonoma size 11 (46) SPD Shoes

    for sale, pair of spd compatible specialized sonoma cycling shoes. uk 11 eu46 they are like these. i will take some actual photos if there is interest. i am looking for £25 all in, it would be cheaper but royal mail prices are silly now they have cancelled standard parcels. good discount...
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    karma/free ikea round glass dining table in ipswich as per above link, karma/free ikea salmi round glass dining table, seats 4, in ipswich no chips or damage. buyer collects from martlesham heath IP5 unless on east side of ipswich in which case i may be able drop it off THIS IS ON HOLD
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    Shimano SPD pedals PD-M520

    nice pair of Shimano SPD pedals PD-M520 only very light use, were on my bike for maybe 3 weeks. great condition. £13.50 delivered. thanks my feedback: viewtopic.php?t=81483&p=653784
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    red hope hed doctor

    red hope hed doctor. boxed, as new, dont think i have ever fitted it, £10 delivered? thanks my feedback: viewtopic.php?t=81483&p=683447
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    Parnis 46mm square aviator style watch. black sterile dial

    for sale, Parnis 46mm square aviator style watch. black sterile dial, white hands and numerals. as new, lovely big watch that makes a great statement but i cant wear it as the wife will get very annoyed since she bought me a nice Tag last year keeps great time. i would call this as new, still...
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    exciting trousers, girls will fondle Your bum!

    i have a pair of these jeans, undamaged and only worn a few times. limited to only 300 pairs worldwide. comprehensive size guide on the internet...
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    TAG Heuer Sunglasses

    Up for sale is a pair of Tag Heuer sunglasses, picked up recently on another forum but they dont suit me and am looking to move them on, that will teach me to buy anything without the wifes approval! They have black/carbon weave effect frames with dark grey lenses with discreet Tag Heuer...
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    Sold; perfect MTB'rs Watch, 200m Seiko diver

    Ok, I know I will regret this but I have a Seiko SKX007 divers watch for sale. Very little wrist use as the wife hates it and I have several other watches. No scratches or damage, just a few very light rub marks of the side of the case. Sweep second hand just like a Rolex. I am looking for £95...
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    knowthejo feedback

    knowthejo bought my lovely XTR rear mech. excelent buyer, he decides, he pays, no dithering, great!!
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    Ok, I know it’s not quite retro but if you stick it in your loft for 2 decades you can haul it out your friends will be able laugh at you while they ride around on their moon dust & carbon fibre matrix bikes they got from the Tesco’s value isle. The "Lemond" is written in a lovely script that...
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    HELP; removing stuck crank

    need some advice on how to remove a crank, without using a crank extractor tool. for the first time in 8 years i want to get the cranks off my pub bike, and the threads onto which i would normally screw a crank extractor are knackered. any bodging advice? both destructive and non...
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    Black Bontrager Sport cranks & BB

    set of 9speed compatible ISIS Black Bontrager Sport cranks & a truative gigapipe ISIS BB. BB fits 68-73mm shells. it has been fitted a few times but the threads are fine and the whole unit is tight and smooth. i will check axel length and chainringring sizes tonight. very little use...
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    SOLD- XTR, Titec Carbon, Bonty crank, gigapipe, hope

    all prices include UK postage and assume payment by paypal gift. pair of Titec Carbon 100 bar ends. weight 126g not sure how old they are, but they have not had much use. no cracks, just a little light rubbing to the lacquer. lenght overall incuding clamp in 15cm £18-SOLD XTR rear...
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    SOLD - Brooks Saddle B17 Narrow

    Brooks saddle. B17 Narrow for sale. dark brown leather. about 4 years old but only fitted to a bike for 8 weeks or so. probably had 500 miles max ridden on it and is hardly broken in. a few small scuffs but in very good condition. Width: 155mm Length: 280mm Weight: 530g Price is £30...
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    Orange P7 1999 retro lightweight 17"" hardtail ste

    If you know your steel hardtails or classic bikes then you'll know this is a beauty. I can't emphasis enough what concourse condition the frame is in - there's a bit of rub to a couple of the decals and that's about it. As a bike it rides beautifully, tracks superbly and the steel frame with...
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    replacing decals

    i am going to replace the decals on my 1999 orange p7. the decals are just stickers i.e; no lacquer over the top. can anyone recomend the best way for removing and replacing them without damaging the paintwork? should i use some kind of solvent? or if anyone can recomend a place in...