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    Kooka? What happened to them

    What happened to Kooka? i used to love their cranks and componets back in the 90s. Did they got belly up or did they get bought up and turned into junk?

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    Te mortuo heres tibi sim? scrublover's Avatar
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    Belly up around the same time many other CNC houses died. Partially from a lot of competition, partially from some QC issues. I think the name may have been bought out after. Not sure though.
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    They got bought out first. I was dealing with Kooka in the late 90s, early 2000s and they were owned by some company in Utah who had bought them. I left the bike biz for I.T. in 2001. When I came back in 2007, they were gone.

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    I'm thinking that Kooka had some cranks available in Rasta anodized.

    Here:



    I remember another one around the same time, Caramba (I have one of their ball caps):

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