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    For Sale Modern Clearout

    Deore Brakes SOLD
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    For Sale Modern Clearout

    someone messaged me about the brake arms on singletrackworld just before you...sorry! If it falls through for whatever reason you are next in line.. :)
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    1998 Kona Hot

    Thanks :) still loving it.. though not ridden it a huge amount recently.. (limited mostly to fun rides with my daughter on the tag along at LUBP!) as ive been mostly riding the modern bikes for the last few weeks.. Have upgraded the dropper to a KS Lev 27.2 (ebay bargain!) which saved a bunch...
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    For Sale Modern Clearout

    Pictures here.. https://photos.app.goo.gl/2PuzY2W9bfdbgo3U7 all been used on 4 rides max.. and prices include postage SLX m7100 Brakes - £120 2 pot brakes - Front Uberbike racematrix pads, rear shimano resin, front hose - 74cm. rear hose - 128cm Nukeproof Horizon Carbon bars - £39 31.8 clamp...
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    1998 Kona Hot

    500 Miles in... the love affair continues.. 😇
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    1998 Kona Hot

    Re: 34:16 perfect for pootling along towpaths with some light offroading inbetween.. bit spinny on the road.. (i try and avoid roads where i can..) but i just back off and coast or go back to pootle mode if that happens :)
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    1998 Kona Hot

    transformed into a singlespeed 'gravel' flyer for winter night rides after work.. from 'hardcore' XC Trail Hardtail... to 700C wheeled rigid forked flyer.. tis versatile this 'Ot! 19lb in this guise! 8)
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    1998 Kona Hot

    Re: what is this hideousness you speak of?!?! * Vomit Emoji * :D :P it does have an emergency Granny ring tho for er.. end of day no energy emergencies... but dont tell anyone.. oval single rings are the future! :lol:
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    1998 Kona Hot

    took the hot for its first 'proper' ride in the Peak this last weekend.. (its done a few hundred miles of local stuff up until now..) From a Rainbow to sideways rain and gail strength winds.. Its had a few more parts upgrades and is now pretty much where i want it to be.. so it might be...
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    2008 DMR Transition 24

    Re: Another Mamadirt Masterpiece! 8)
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    1998 Kona Hot

    Re: no i dont mind :) another thing ive found.. is that due to their increased weight and resulting carcass stiffness (compared to maxxis..) ive ended up running a couple less PSI for the same sort of feeling.. currently 21 front 24 rear for woodsy fun type riding.. :) i saw some of a gmbn...
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    1998 Kona Hot

    Re: Theyre running orange seal endurance sealant.. couple of extra wraps of tesa tape on the (non-tubeless) mavic rims and they sealed first time.. The Barzo's have really impressed me..! probably the best all round XC/trail tyre ive ridden.. Ive ridden Maxxis for probably the last twenty...
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    1998 Kona Hot

    Re: Kona Hot 1998 Singlespeed.. its had a few additions to turn it more into the bike i want to ride.. 100mm Marzocchi Corsa Air forks.. custom tweaked internals.. and with an RC3 damper, self sprayed black.. with a rainbow flake to match the frame.. :D Dt swiss 350 Front hub on mavic...
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    1998 Kona Hot

    Re: in the last couple of pics.. USE Flow Carbon 31.8 40mm rise - have been cut (properly.. with a park carbon saw blade) to 720mm just taken them off actually, as ive managed to get a pair of my favourite bars to go on instead.. might sell them. bikes had a few updates since those pics too..!
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    Cutting a carbon steerer

    Re: ive used the park carbon saw blade to great success.. (on handlebars) plenty of water on the area whilst cutting to contain the dust.. a dust mask.. and something underneath that can be chucked straight in the bin to catch the dust.. (carbon dust is evil stuff!) nice long gentle strokes...
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    WTD: specialized / DT swiss 350 Rear hub or wheel

    hi.. bit of a long shot.. but does anyone have one of these specialized s-works hubs or a wheel with this hub in it they would like to sell? the main shell needs to be in decent cosmetic condition.. but aside from that i have the parts to replace / repair the rest of it.. would also...
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    Baby T'(w)re(c)k - Trek 3500 2009

    Re: a may zing!! seeing a new Mamadirt Resto thread pop up on retrobike is always the highlight the day! :D as Renaldo said.. any touch up paint tips?
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    Wanted V brake extender

    Re: i used some of these on my 700c 'gravel style' rockhopper.. https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Litepro-BMX- ... 4024606965 theres more than enough power (i can lock either wheel easily..) and they work with either long (v brake) or short pull (canti levers) brake levers on skinnier 700c tyres...
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    FS: Airdrop Edit V3 - Medium - only 4 Rides old!

    SOLD over on pinkbike.
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