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My bike re-build...

Discussion in 'Photo Gallery' started by Maz, 19 Feb 2008.

  1. Maz

    Maz Guru

    Here's a QR lever I found down at the local tip:

    I rebuilt the bike to its former glory, no expense spared:
  2. Smokin Joe

    Smokin Joe Legendary Member

    Very nice bike Maz.

    Surprisingly long chainstays, though. I wonder who threw a mavic skewer in the skip? ;)
  3. gbb

    gbb Legendary Member

    Very nice Maz, very nice indeed ;):biggrin::biggrin:
    I hope you're rightfully proud that you've given that QR a new lease of life....shame it cost £1000 to do it (probably):biggrin:
  4. simonali

    simonali Über Member

    Need to get back down the tip and find some pedals so you can ride it!
  5. Maz

    Maz Guru

    Yeah I know. I really wanted to find some Shimano Ultegras to complete the look. Unfortunately, all I could find in the scrap metal skip was a pair of Shimano PD520s and PD540s. The search continues...:biggrin:
  6. Maz

    Maz Guru

    Doh! ;)
  7. I've got a pair of vintage Campagnolo drop-outs which need a bit of a furtle do bring them back up to a Pinarrelo frame with 50th anniversary Super Record if you've got a spare half an hour sometime. I'll buy you a pint and that.
  8. Maz

    Maz Guru

    You're on! :biggrin:
  9. fossyant

    fossyant Ride It Like You Stole It!

    South Manchester
    Stop skirting the issue, and get those pics of the new Roadie and the trusty Sirrus up...come on......
  10. Maz

    Maz Guru

    See here!