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PostPosted: Tue Aug 21, 2012 7:38 pm 
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At this point I feel like I am close to call it quits and just paint it. Now it is at the point of diminishing returns and the frame is stripped enough to get a good paint job on it. Any thoughts? I think if I put some more time into sanding it, the headtube deserves a little more time.


A little late for this kind of comment, but I have to ask: Why didn't you just apply paint stripper on the aluminium part ? It would have been done in minutes..? !!
It would have left you some more time to work on the carbon part...just saying...

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I was wondering the same, but could paint stripping damage the carbon? Also the carbon/aluminum joints are crazy looking.


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Nice work so far. I am looking forward to see you put some paint on this bad boy


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PostPosted: Tue Feb 26, 2013 6:06 am 
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Whatever happened? Do you lose interest suddenly in the project?

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PostPosted: Mon May 20, 2013 10:02 pm 
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Either that or he got so excited with building it up he forgot to report back to weightweenies. Shame, I was looking forward to watching the build.


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Just found this thread while searching for System Six related threads. No update on the project?


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