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 Post subject: Re: Project bikes
PostPosted: Wed Jul 30, 2014 8:23 pm 
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Woww! Kid bikes have evolved a lot since my early years. It looks fantastic!

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 Post subject: Re: Project bikes
PostPosted: Sun Aug 03, 2014 5:12 pm 
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I'm about to start building a full sus bike and set myself a budget £££'s and then just blew way past it..!!
Have got three boxes of parts sitting ready to go.
Nothing like building your own stuff :)

Will post some pics when started..!!


Well at last its finished... :high5:

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All my hours of sweat and toil were worth it..lol

Tested at Epping today..and it didn't fall apart..!!
Only problem was front brake binding a tad,
So overall I'm well happy

:D :D :D :D :D :D

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PostPosted: Sun Aug 03, 2014 7:29 pm 
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Looks nice, a prophet?

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 Post subject: Re: Project bikes
PostPosted: Sun Aug 03, 2014 8:21 pm 
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Location: Ockendon
Here you go...

Yellow On-One 456

Frame: 16" On-One Carbon 456
Fork: Fox 32 Float, Rebound, Lockout, 15QR thru axle, 140mm travel & Hope Headset Doctor
Front Derailleur: n/a
Rear Derailleur: Shimano Zee M640 Shadow+ 10 Speed Rear Mech
Number of Gears: 10
Shifters: Shimano Zee
Chainset: SRAM X7
Chainrings: 34t E Thirteen Guidering M Narrow Wide Chainring
Bottom Bracket: SRAM GXP
Cassette: Shimano SLX 11-36, 10 speed
Front Brake: Avid Elixir 3 + 160mm Shimano c/l rotor
Rear Brake: Avid Elixir 3 + 180mm Shimano c/l rotor
Handlebars: FSA Carbon K-Force 680mm
Stem: FSA Carbon 60mm
Headset: On-One Smoothy Mixer
Grips: Crank Brothers Iodine Grips
Rims: Shimano XT UST
Front Hub: Shimano XT 15mm
Rear Hub: Shimano XT 142 x 12mm
Front Tyre: 2.25 Maxxis Ardent MTB Tyre - LUST
Rear Tyre: 2.25 Maxxis Ardent MTB Tyre - LUST
Saddle: Crank Brothers Iodine 2
Seatpost: Crank Brothers Colbolt 2 & Hope Seat Clamp
Pedals: Nukeproof Nutrons

Totally love the look of her, love how she rides, still not sure she's going to stay with me for too long though...

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PostPosted: Sun Aug 03, 2014 9:29 pm 
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VW-surfbum wrote:
Looks nice, a prophet?


Sure is...!!

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 Post subject: Re: Project bikes
PostPosted: Mon Aug 04, 2014 10:16 pm 
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Wow stumpie I'm thinking of changing my 456 steel to carbon :)


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 Post subject: Re: Project bikes
PostPosted: Tue Aug 05, 2014 7:00 am 
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Madasnibbor wrote:
Wow stumpie I'm thinking of changing my 456 steel to carbon :)


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 Post subject: Re: Project bikes
PostPosted: Thu Sep 11, 2014 8:48 am 
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Well my bike has changed a bit... :lol: Do you like the new look.??

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It has had a paint/lacquer problem....!!

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So it's off to be re-done other than that I'm really loving it.. :D

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 Post subject: Re: Project bikes
PostPosted: Fri Sep 12, 2014 8:28 pm 
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Oh mate, what did you do to it? Get it sorted soon.

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 Post subject: Re: Project bikes
PostPosted: Fri Sep 12, 2014 8:39 pm 
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Speaking of project bikes, my son has had his Piglet rebuilt from scratch a month ago. All it was left from the previous one was the burnt out steel frame & rotors. Thanks to Nick Tonks for putting it together & Lester for donating the tyres.
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 Post subject: Re: Project bikes
PostPosted: Fri Sep 12, 2014 8:54 pm 
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End result
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 Post subject: Project bikes
PostPosted: Fri Sep 12, 2014 9:03 pm 
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Nice bike ;)

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 Post subject: Re: Project bikes
PostPosted: Fri Sep 12, 2014 9:11 pm 
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Cheers Dave. It had to be, it almost got me divorced ;-)

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PostPosted: Fri Sep 12, 2014 9:28 pm 
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Look at him throwing the shapes over cyclo park. Awesome

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 Post subject: Re: Project bikes
PostPosted: Sat Sep 13, 2014 6:59 am 
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Nice place mate, been there twice in two weeks. Thanks for putting up that post some time ago otherwise I would have not known about it.

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