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Old 05-28-07, 12:22 AM
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Blue quill stem?

Where to get a blue anodized 1" quill stem?
Trying to match up with the new Nitto risers I ordered from Kalavinka
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Where do you get any of your stems?
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where did you order that from? http://www.kalavinka-bikes.com? I was looking around on there and there was a blue stem in the gallery section, and it looks like some of the other stuff in thre is for sale.

how did you go about ordering that... everything is in yen.
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Originally Posted by diff_lock2
Where do you get any of your stems?
At gas stations, the kind with the little silk roses in them.

Oh? are blue stems like i mentioned so easy to find that I didn't need to ask?
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where did you order that from? http://www.kalavinka-bikes.com? I was looking around on there and there was a blue stem in the gallery section, and it looks like some of the other stuff in thre is for sale.

how did you go about ordering that... everything is in yen.
edit: yeah thats the one I want. I didn't notice that on the gallery page before. I sent Masaki Nagasawa an email about how to order one.

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I guess you found it. Looks good.
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Old 05-28-07, 07:01 AM
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Akio just got back with me - 12500Yen shipped
ouch - but worth the bling!
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~$100 hell ya worth the bling.
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Jug of sulfuric acid from LHS - $5
12V power supply - $5
Blue dye - $2
Now you can bluify whatever you want.
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Hrmm.. somehows it that bling don't seem worth it no mores
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don't see blue there bud
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