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PostPosted: Tue Mar 22, 2011 5:19 pm 
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steel is real ... ? ;) Randonneur / Traveler

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PostPosted: Tue Mar 22, 2011 5:49 pm 
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Now I know why the old wheelset ;) :thumbup:

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PostPosted: Tue Mar 22, 2011 8:11 pm 
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Damjan, last year Pyrenees was great! Wonderful roads and country side. but my thoughts have been missing something, my thoughts have been with the Barcelona - Tirana bike trip I did in 2009, it was more a relaxed slow riding feel, more enjoying people and country side, less "today I have to do....." it was just moving, from A - B. so I decided to build a Rando bike, maybe in summer I cross the Pyrenees, or travel with the finger on the map from Denia to Santjago de Compostela and Asturias. ;)

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PostPosted: Tue Mar 22, 2011 8:19 pm 
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Stefan your project looks wonderful(Not amazing :roll: )
i also think you summer trip sounds very inspiring
Point and shoot :thumbup:
Have a great time and enjoy the countryside and the bike :mrgreen:

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PostPosted: Wed Mar 23, 2011 1:17 pm 
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Keep us updated with more pics. Looks like an interesting project.

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PostPosted: Wed Mar 23, 2011 1:57 pm 
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Great, a lot more great, beautifull pics then! :thumbup:

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PostPosted: Wed Mar 23, 2011 11:08 pm 
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That first pic looks very blurry :wink: . I'm shocked :shock: lol. That's something that I'd expect from me. :mrgreen:

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PostPosted: Thu Mar 24, 2011 12:51 am 
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No couplers?

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PostPosted: Thu Mar 24, 2011 7:35 am 
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Stefan, I have to say.....this is very nice.

Steel bikes remind me of the times I started riding (80's) and back then cycling was a bit more about the experience and adventure then stiffness and performance.

Very nice bike I wish it was mine :thumbup:

Have fun with it.

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PostPosted: Thu Mar 24, 2011 1:21 pm 
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Rob, yes I remember my first bikes, heavy metal! ;) started cycling 85, later we got the oversized tubes, a Look steel frame, (I sold some month ago) was only 7,8kg with campa record.

cmh, well I am not an expert when it comes to couplers, I imagine they are good when you travel a lot by plane? so it is more easy to get the bike around. I will travel on the bike.

thanks, best Stefan

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But a lovely looking build so far, despite only being in its early stages.

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Looking forward to seeing it...any ideas as to the paint/components? Will it fit larger tires?

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PostPosted: Fri Mar 25, 2011 10:21 am 
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this is going to be a really different touring bike Classic lines but with a modern edge
The clean and simplistic look will make this a "Headturner"
and what you have planned for it sounds like its going to be great summer :mrgreen:

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