1992 GT Richter 8.0 ****NOW SOLD****

Retroluc

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For sale is my modified Richter 8.0 owned new since 1992. This rare model was only made for a couple of years and was the first GT with factory suspension fork only option, as well as the first with matte paint. Spec is as follows:

Frame: True Temper GTX double butted - 18.5 inch - black
Fork: Rock Shox Mag 21
Shifters: Deore XT rapidfire +
Chainset: Deore DX with Pace outer and inner rings
Rear mech: Deore XT short cage 7 speed
Front mech: Deore LX/DX
Pedals: Shimano PD M737 - early XT SPDs
Rear Brake: standard U brake with Aztec pad
Front Brake: Deore DX cantilever, red X-Lite bolts and red Aztec pad
Stem: Controltech 140mm
Bars: Fred Salmon Racing super light aluminium- carbon look with clear ODI John Tomac grips
Bar ends: X-Lite Stubby Pro - red anodised
Saddle: Selle Italia Flite Transalp titanium - worn, no tears
Seatpost: USE red aluminium with gold cradle and bolt
Seatbolt: red X-Lite
Wheels: Araya RM400 Pro rims, with red Ringle Superbubba front hub and red nipples; Deore DX rear hub with 7 speed cassette. Red Ringle QR skewers.
Tyres: Panaracer Fire XC Pro 2.1 with red stripe - still have knobbly bits on

Bike is in good working order

Asking for £200 though open to offers. Collection preferable (Edinburgh), though I can investigate posting as an option.
 

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Re: 1992 GT Richter 8.0 for sale

collection from where?
 

Retroluc

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Re: 1992 GT Richter 8.0 for sale

Edinburgh. Sorry, I forgot to put that on!
Can investigate posting as an alternative
 

EvilScotsman

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Re: 1992 GT Richter 8.0 for sale

This is lush looking, love the combo of red and black. Sorely tempted but don't know if 18.5 is big enough for me (6ft 1")
 

Retroluc

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Re: 1992 GT Richter 8.0 for sale

I’m 184cm so virtually same height. Seat is set for my height and bike fits well. It has quite a long top tube for the size
 

Retroluc

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Re: 1992 GT Richter 8.0 for sale

Hi Peter. Thanks for your message. Where are you located and I’ll work our postage costs and come back to you?
 
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