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View Poll Results: Fork color?
Dark red (frame color) 8 80.00%
Black 2 20.00%
Other 0 0%
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Old 01-01-07, 03:30 PM   #1
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Should I paint the fork?

I'm having a hell of a time trying to figure out if I should have my fork painted. I'm having a custom frame and fork built by Igleheart. The frame is going to be dark red with all the components black (wheels, seat, stem, pedals and so on.) I think it's going to look killer. But I can't decide what will look better, the fork painted the frame color or just black to match all the components. What do all of you think?
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Old 01-01-07, 04:01 PM   #2
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What group are you using?
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I may be a retro-grouch, but it seems to me that the fork should be the color of the frame.
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Old 01-01-07, 04:26 PM   #4
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What group are you using?
Rohloff speed hub, disc front and back (saint?), running 32mm slicks on 700c all black rims.

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Old 01-01-07, 10:19 PM   #5
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black is off the shelf, if you're doing custom, get it match the frame. can you get a custom stem too?
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