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PostPosted: Wed Oct 30, 2013 8:24 am 
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Martin.F wrote:
Always had a soft spot for Kleins. Is this one pre or post Trek production?


It is post Trek (they bought KLEIN in 1995) but it was produced in the original KLEIN factory in Chehalis, Washington.


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PostPosted: Sun Nov 24, 2013 4:55 pm 
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Some new pics... Managed to mount the cranks and the cassette...
Installing the cassette (Chorus 29-12) was a pain in the ***. It wouldn´t fit into the frame. The smallest sprocket touched the rear stays. A simple shim is my solution for the moment.

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PostPosted: Mon Nov 25, 2013 10:11 pm 
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Beautiful! I've always admired the Klein paint and smooth construction. Maybe it's large frame tubes, internal cables or integrated headsets...the frames never seem to date.


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PostPosted: Thu Nov 28, 2013 1:00 pm 
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Gorgeous bike! :thumbup:

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PostPosted: Sun Jan 26, 2014 11:24 am 
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Looks great. Big bikes are beautiful. :wink:
Any progress?


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PostPosted: Sun Jan 26, 2014 12:03 pm 
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J00P wrote:
Looks great. Big bikes are beautiful. :wink:
Any progress?


Not much progress... I changed the handelbar to a 3T Ergonova Team because it fits better for me. Used acetone to remove the logos. Adds 50g though... ;-)

I also got a Thomson Masterpiece for a good price.

I plan to finish the build in February when the kids give me some time...


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PostPosted: Mon Jan 27, 2014 1:46 am 
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lovely. oddly enough i was just on ebay trying to track down and adept, sadly no luck.

looking forward to seeing this finished up


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PostPosted: Wed Feb 19, 2014 10:43 pm 
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New bottle cages: Arundel Mandible
New seatpost: Thomson Masterpiece

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PostPosted: Thu Feb 20, 2014 3:40 am 
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Gorgeous! Why don't they make them like that anymore? (to use a stock phrase). Good job!


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PostPosted: Fri Feb 21, 2014 11:55 pm 
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Damm now I want one again but in purple.

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PostPosted: Mon Feb 24, 2014 9:12 pm 
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Perect color!


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PostPosted: Sun Jun 08, 2014 10:44 am 
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Final result:

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The ride is superb! Hope you guys like the pics.


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PostPosted: Sun Jun 08, 2014 11:52 am 
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Looks stunning, superbly judged, love it!

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PostPosted: Mon Jun 09, 2014 1:31 am 
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I really like that frame in that color. Your components are also a nice match!


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PostPosted: Mon Jun 09, 2014 10:09 am 
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kac wrote:
Gorgeous! Why don't they make them like that anymore? (to use a stock phrase). Good job!


In the current roleur magazine youll find the answer, there is a interview with garry klein, i found it quite depressing );


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