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  1. Would look better with all-black rims and disk...

    Would look better with all-black rims and disk brakes. Just sayin'.
  2. You could get some Velocity Aerohead rims (19mm -...

    You could get some Velocity Aerohead rims (19mm - v.light) and just spoke them with less spokes sourced from wherever you want. Worked great on my B build.
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    Yan - I think it's a misleading logo for your...

    Yan - I think it's a misleading logo for your company as a maker of small-wheeled bikes—It looks like you make aerodynamic carbon track bikes.
    And I agree it looks generic, like you bought a logo...
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    @virtualchuta...

    @virtualchuta Like all things everything ends up on ebay eventually - setting up saved searches or RSS feeds of searches might help you find one without constantly looking (I found my bargain TSR 27...
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    virtualchuta Never had a proper steel frame to...

    virtualchuta Never had a proper steel frame to compare but I believe it is a saving, though not madly significant.
    Pic here: https://farm4.staticflickr.com/3022/3093828174_21aea31d32_o.jpgBrompton /...
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    You used to be able to buy frames but they seemed...

    You used to be able to buy frames but they seemed to pull back on this a little lately. My 'Mercton' (Flamingo 'Merc' alloy frame with Brompton forks, stem and seatpost) is testament and at the time...
  7. Thread: Slow

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    smallwheeler - yes like that but perhaps with...

    smallwheeler - yes like that but perhaps with less gold and pink bling ;)
  8. Thread: Slow

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    Upright riding position = more wind resistance =...

    Upright riding position = more wind resistance = more drag = slower.
    Time to fit a S-type stem with my Aberhallo stem hack and then you can get down in the drops and add about 10mph...
    Sorted.
  9. approves!

    approves!
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    Curious Stem is the "Aberhallo" hack - as...

    Curious Stem is the "Aberhallo" hack - as preluded by me - at least on the Brompton (tootles own trumpet!)
    It's basically an adjustable stem attatchment that allows fitting of non standard bars if...
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    mulleady - I remember.. A nice day for sure. ...

    mulleady - I remember.. A nice day for sure. mconlonx - Handlebars are just North Road bars, fitted upside down with road tape fietsbob jur - yes was running fixed at time so no need for rear brake....
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    Put 451 rims with cream-wall Primo Champ tyres on...

    Put 451 rims with cream-wall Primo Champ tyres on it. And respray the frame to get rid of the 'urban' gfx and it could be quite a sweetie.
    Maybe some matt/gloss varnish fun a la their 'Bad Boy'...
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    And oh - did someone say 'Brompton' a few posts...

    And oh - did someone say 'Brompton' a few posts back? Here's mine for those that ain't seen it. 9kg. Old pic - now has raw stem and SRAM automatix 2 speed....
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    That is actually one of Tony Rentschler's builds...

    That is actually one of Tony Rentschler's builds (Brooklyn)
  15. The thing you have on your side is they're very...

    The thing you have on your side is they're very common in London and most places will be familiar with them. Definitely carry a lock just in case and a slipover bag for stealth is a good trick but...
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    Yeah Jur - it's a lovely machine - I think what...

    Yeah Jur - it's a lovely machine - I think what really makes it is the lovely uncluttered swan-neck stem and integrated clamp - so much less visual noise than with a straight 'pipe' with your normal...
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    @dezzie...

    @dezzie - sounds interesting- they're selling for quite a lot again (mainly to shoreditch media types) down here in london - maybe they need a quick fix up and a train to Kings Cross via ebay?

    I...
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    Oh and PS - my new...

    Oh and PS - my new ride-to-work-along-the-canal-or-chuck-it-on-the-train bike - bargain echobay TSR27.
    In battleship grey.
    391650
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    Ok so I made some slim mudguards for my Mercton...

    Ok so I made some slim mudguards for my Mercton last summer; Recipe went something like this:

    1) Buy some black PVC pipe - mine was about 2mm thick and maybe 2" round - sink tubing basically.
    2)...
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    Just seen this Jur - what amazing 'never need...

    Just seen this Jur - what amazing 'never need another bike again' project. [envy]
  21. Resurrecting this thread as I have a new option...

    Resurrecting this thread as I have a new option for tanwall/gumwall/amberwall 349s. Comets seem basically dead in this colorway unless you score some NOS somewhere.
    Looking at pimped Korean...
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    On a Raleigh 20 you need to remove/move the rear...

    On a Raleigh 20 you need to remove/move the rear seat/chain stay bridges and get a longer fork.
    Makes for a nice - and cheaper - ride than an Airnimal.
    Mine is running a 7 speed Shimano 110 gruppo....
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    Spray paint / powder coating is your friend

    Spray paint / powder coating is your friend
  24. The photo is of a proper steel Brompton - you can...

    The photo is of a proper steel Brompton - you can tell by the junction on the seat post where the suspension block hits the tube - it's a lot more elaborate on a real B - if Alu that part would be...
  25. Thread: Cuban Fury

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    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1Nry4TdorX8

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1Nry4TdorX8
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