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Old 05-15-06, 12:49 PM
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Mongoose dating?

anybody have a way of finding a date for older Mongoose frames?
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Old 05-15-06, 12:51 PM
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Posting pictures might help, or the serial number..
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Old 05-15-06, 01:04 PM
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yes, i figured that. i will soon. but was wondering if theres a site or anything.
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Old 05-15-06, 01:08 PM
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There are some vintage BMX sites for people that are looking to restore or have old bikes and such, but i dont know of the links to them...

Im sure beerman or someone else does...


In the meantime search on google...
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Old 05-15-06, 02:27 PM
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here is the SN

CKO

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Old 05-15-06, 03:40 PM
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heres my best mongoose
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Old 05-15-06, 03:41 PM
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thats the nicest mongoose u can buy
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Old 05-15-06, 03:50 PM
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that great and all but dosent help me out.
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Old 05-15-06, 03:53 PM
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well show some pics or at least descriptions of the mongoose
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Old 05-15-06, 04:37 PM
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it looks just like this, same frame. im asuming lat 70's early 80's... but wanted to know...
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Old 05-15-06, 04:41 PM
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Originally Posted by tl62997
thats the nicest mongoose u can buy
You are mistaken. That is FAR from the best mongoose on the market, but it is better than your shoddy diamondback.
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Old 05-15-06, 05:16 PM
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I thought that was his dimondback? Well thats what his other posts say anyway...

Every time that fool types somethin i smell.....

Chicken? no, lamb... no, sheep nope,... cow.. ugh no.... oh yeah bull.......
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Old 05-15-06, 05:45 PM
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so, i guess nobody here knows mongoose dates?
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If it has the frame gusset and is not a loop tail, its around 1980, later they lost the gusset and had loop tails.
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Old 05-15-06, 06:43 PM
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Originally Posted by tl62997
heres my best mongoose
thats about the lowest quality mongoose, not the best
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Old 05-15-06, 07:29 PM
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okay since mongoose from 2001-2006 hasnt made a bike more expensive than that 1
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Old 05-15-06, 07:30 PM
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and fuzzyrider i could smoke u on my diamondback so dont talk stuff
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Old 05-15-06, 07:32 PM
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oh and fuse2man i see everyone with that bike try to change for a change
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Old 05-15-06, 07:35 PM
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Originally Posted by tl62997
okay since mongoose from 2001-2006 hasnt made a bike more expensive than that 1
You have no clue what you're talking about, do you?
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Originally Posted by tl62997
and fuzzyrider i could smoke u on my diamondback so dont talk stuff
I don't even say this, but now seems like a suitable time...... LMFAO!!!!!!
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Old 05-16-06, 09:17 AM
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Originally Posted by tl62997
oh and fuse2man i see everyone with that bike try to change for a change
Ive never seen anyone else with a fuseII before. And I already put a differnt sprocket and chain on the bike, and im gettin a new crank and pedals soon, so it will look different than everybody elses.
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Old 05-16-06, 10:13 AM
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here is a picture if anybody cares about this thread anymore.
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Old 05-16-06, 01:10 PM
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Originally Posted by tl62997
okay since mongoose from 2001-2006 hasnt made a bike more expensive than that 1
this guy knows absolutly nothing.
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Old 05-16-06, 02:04 PM
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Originally Posted by tl62997
oh and fuse2man i see everyone with that bike try to change for a change
and why the hell are you bashin on everybodys **** all the sudden?
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Old 05-16-06, 04:34 PM
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Sorry dude I can't help but there are some older riders on here that might remember. I'm in my 20's and I remember the snake bend seatposts haha
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