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Handmade Bicycle Show 2005, Tokyo

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Old 06-19-05, 12:58 PM
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Handmade Bicycle Show 2005, Tokyo

Some old school stuff here: http://www.popdan.com/hmbs05/
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Popdan == potus. He's a member here. It's been posted before. Gorgeous photos, though.
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that Level really wets my whistle. the white with the gold/red accents is really fancy looking.

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What kind of cranks? And those rims!! Thats some serious bling in my opinion.
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Might be a polished D/A crank. Those are most likely Araya 16B tubular rims, and they come polished like that.

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Most likely.
Sorry, I wasn't asking about the rims as many sprints and older clincher rims come polished, just making an observation. But combined with those highly polished cranks on that color frame, it's just blingin'.
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My dad has a grinding wheel with a polishing attachment. I am thinking I should put a few parts through their paces to see how shiny they come out.
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Originally Posted by upthebikepunx
that Level really wets my whistle. the white with the gold/red accents is really fancy looking.


yeah I know I got two of them..
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