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What to do with the frame
sell the frame 19%  19%  [ 5 ]
Single speed 27%  27%  [ 7 ]
road bike (full gears) 15%  15%  [ 4 ]
Make pizza and watch magnum P.I 38%  38%  [ 10 ]
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PostPosted: Mon Apr 16, 2012 5:48 pm 
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Guys,

I have an Orbea frame that I crashed a few years ago, It is
a Ordu, The wreck was pretty bad smashing my fork into 3 pieces.

The frame has a small damage area on the bottom of the down tube
i can get fixed, so the question is: What do i do with the frame?

I have a PZ racing carbon crank set and a set of DA 7800 brakes,
so should I assemble it into a working bike, make a hybrid or
sell it? I was thinking a single speed to goof around with, I know the
position will suck as a single speed but I will never ride a TT bike
again!

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PostPosted: Mon Apr 16, 2012 6:49 pm 
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Have some fun with it.
Flat-bar café racer, WW style.

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PostPosted: Mon Apr 16, 2012 11:02 pm 
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Sell it. Then make pizza and watch Magnum PI

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PostPosted: Mon Apr 16, 2012 11:08 pm 
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See what's on the inside, longitudinally :wink:

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PostPosted: Mon Apr 16, 2012 11:24 pm 
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Of course it would be WW style! that's all I know! :mrgreen:
I will probably make a pizza and watch Magnum P.I regardless
of what do with the bike :thumbup:

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PostPosted: Mon Apr 16, 2012 11:41 pm 
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Whatever you do, you must change the downtube's decals completely. Get rid of "ORBEA" and put the following, in full, in a 70's comic font:

"nananananananana-BATMAN!"

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PostPosted: Tue Apr 17, 2012 3:42 am 
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Apart from the obvious answer (Magnum)
Go single Speed but ONLY if you can get a full disk for the rear :thumbup:


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