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Old 10-07-10, 04:37 PM   #1
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anybody know what frame this is?



some kind of pursuit frame? is it junk? it has a nice bottom bracket though.
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Old 10-07-10, 06:19 PM   #2
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Looks like a Russian Jackmeoff
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Old 10-07-10, 06:44 PM   #3
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stamped dropouts?
serial number on BB shell/anywhere else on the frame?
they could be some identifying features.
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Old 10-07-10, 07:03 PM   #4
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That bent down tube is quite a telling feature.
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Old 10-07-10, 07:20 PM   #5
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Looks like those Alpha frames out of Philly from a few years back. Pretty junky from what I recall.
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Old 10-07-10, 07:33 PM   #6
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thats what i thought, but the seat stays werent low like that were they?
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Alpha Mercury seems right...
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Alpha, i concur
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ah ok. so its junk.
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