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Old 08-25-03, 08:49 AM   #1
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Just got this today! :D

Today i managed to cinvince my mum and dad to take me bike shopping.... i had 200 to spend and i ended up having 400.... I looked at a few bikes but didnt like them and then i came across a 2003 Claud Butler Cape Wrath. It won this years what moutnain bike award beating a specialized and a few konas in a review... i cant find that review atm but i was told it by sumone in the shop... its supposed to be in Julys mbr magazine (British mag only i think) If anyone has it can they tell me if its true PLease


Anyway its supposed to be the best bike around for its price bracket... heres a list of its components and a pic.

Custom profile round to square tapered alloy frame with disc mounts.
Rock Shox Judy TT suspension fork.
Mavic X139 rims, stainless spokes, disc compatible hubs and Tioga Factory XC tyres.
Shimano Deore 27 speed gears with STI push button controls. Truvativ Five-D chainset.
Cane Creek Direct Curve 11 brakes.
WTB Rocket V race saddle.
Frame sizes: 16" 18" 20"
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Old 08-25-03, 08:59 AM   #2
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Nice bike, looking forward to seeing the actual bike.
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Old 08-25-03, 09:28 AM   #3
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i cant get it yet... they've run out.. im getting it this week the only difference is that the forks are silver and not black
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