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Old 03-11-09, 05:17 PM   #1
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Name my bike!



Cobbled together from parts given to me, parts I had, cheap parts and a whole lotta Foo love, here she is. Thanks so much for all the advice, encouragement, love, and, of course, the frame!

I know she's not done yet, but this is a mock-up. I still need front derailluer, cables, bar tape, and to cut down the stem. Yes, her tires are mismatched, but only because Specialized doesn't seem to measure their tire size before slapping labels on them.

I think she's gorgeous. My completely unoriginal name choice is "Black Beauty." I know you guys can come up with better.

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Old 03-11-09, 05:22 PM   #2
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Old 03-11-09, 06:20 PM   #18
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Well if we are suggesting random meaningless names, I submit matilda
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Ok, so I forgot you guys don't read posts... Just thread titles and look at the pics...

It'll get cut down once I get it all sorted out, if you look at it closely, you'll notice the bottom race isn't seated. This is just a mock-up.
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Old 03-11-09, 06:24 PM   #21
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Don't go off in a hissy fit. Nobody said anything about your mismatched tires. Geeze.
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Fine. Call it tu-tone. For the tires. Happy now??
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Old 03-11-09, 06:25 PM   #23
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Fine. Call it tu-tone. For the tires. Happy now??
tires are replaceable... I am doing cow colored bar tape. (black and white marble. )
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