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    i'm green with envy

    this is so frutrating. i'm not an ocp or anything....but its hard as heck to find green cycling components/accessories. not that celeste green bianchi makes. a cool, kelly green.

    i've had to resort to coloring my white lettering and accessories in with a green magic marker. again, i'm not an ocp. i'm just a fred who likes to color-coordinate.
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    I would like a mid to dark colored green jersey. Green seems to be one of my missing colors.

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    Quote Originally Posted by East Hill
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    i'll post some pictures as soon as i find a green filter for my camera
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    Quote Originally Posted by atomship47
    i'll post some pictures as soon as i find a green filter for my camera
    Oh no, is it that hard to find the green stuff?

    Have you checked the C & V jersey thread? There's a green jersey in that lot, although I don't know if it's the correct colour, nor if it's in your size.

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    Quote Originally Posted by East Hill
    Oh no, is it that hard to find the green stuff?

    Have you checked the C & V jersey thread? There's a green jersey in that lot, although I don't know if it's the correct colour, nor if it's in your size.

    Classic & Vintage Jersey - ORDER HERE!

    East Hill
    i did check that thread. there were a couple of cool jerseys. however, i'm a 48-50 chest....which in cycling terms equates to XXXXXXXXXXXXXXL. i can't find many in that size.

    i've been looking for green pedals, helmets, shoes, cable sleeves, tires and spokes. they're next to impossible to find. i bought some testor's model paint. i'll try that on my spokes next.
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    That does make it tough. Too bad, those are some nice jerseys. I can tell you that apparently painting tyres is not a good thing. Something about it making the tyres rot.

    Helmets, I don't think I've EVER seen a green helmet. It sounds as if the Testor's paint indeed may be next.

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    Quote Originally Posted by East Hill
    Helmets, I don't think I've EVER seen a green helmet.

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    Quote Originally Posted by aadhils
    I have now!

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    Man, is that thing green, or what.
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    that helmet is cool!

    what year is it? i couldn't find any of the new giro models in that color. there is one that is mostly white with green accent...but it clashes.
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    I found a dark green sweat wicking shirt at Target. I have seen dark green bike frames. I know you can get anodized bike bolts and spoke nipples.
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