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Old 01-30-07, 01:21 PM   #1
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My Naked Vanilla Frame

The bike will be a medium metallic blue, with dark metallic blue panels, the vanilla logo will be red with a silver outline. The dropouts will of course be polished. The bike will also have a matching painted stem. The blue will be similar to the attached picture.

The build will be 07 campy centaur, compact crankset, ritchey wcs bar, douglas stitched handlebar tape, Koobi prs saddle, look keo pedals, DT swiss 240s hubs, spokes and r1.1 rims and vredenstein tires
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Old 01-30-07, 01:23 PM   #2
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pictures of the lugs

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Old 01-30-07, 01:26 PM   #3
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awesome craftsman ship, especially on the rear chain dropouts.
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that is amazing workmenship. It looks great
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Old 01-30-07, 10:53 PM   #5
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i love how the top headtube lug doesn't go all the way around. amazing looking bike, can't wait to see it painted. lugged stem too?
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lugged stem too?
Yes.
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Old 02-12-07, 10:18 PM   #7
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Wow that's art man. Love the 'lugs' I guess you call them. Much more artistic than plain welds.
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May want to get a lock as heavy as your ride to keep it yours.
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May want to get a lock as heavy as your ride to keep it yours.
When I commute on this bike, it will be stored in my office, so no need for a heavy duty lock.
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