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Title: Finished 1984 TA XL
Post by: in2bmx on August 31, 2019, 12:39 PM
Been after one of these for a while .  :4_17_5:

Skyway TA XL  :smitten: 
Ive a few parts already. Looking for some nice bits in red or blue . What you got ?
Any skyway race bars hidden away  ::)

(http://i580.photobucket.com/albums/ss250/in2signs/EF46F087-8508-457F-9BB3-817BB0ACBE81.jpg) (http://s580.photobucket.com/user/in2signs/media/EF46F087-8508-457F-9BB3-817BB0ACBE81.jpg.html)

(http://i580.photobucket.com/albums/ss250/in2signs/1B755DB7-0BBC-4DCD-90E9-E99183520C41.jpg) (http://s580.photobucket.com/user/in2signs/media/1B755DB7-0BBC-4DCD-90E9-E99183520C41.jpg.html)

(http://i580.photobucket.com/albums/ss250/in2signs/DF699A05-3FFF-4990-8951-DA1664796A3B.jpg) (http://s580.photobucket.com/user/in2signs/media/DF699A05-3FFF-4990-8951-DA1664796A3B.jpg.html)

(http://i580.photobucket.com/albums/ss250/in2signs/0427549C-C327-4BB1-A8FC-AE17F58C04A3.jpg) (http://s580.photobucket.com/user/in2signs/media/0427549C-C327-4BB1-A8FC-AE17F58C04A3.jpg.html)

(http://i580.photobucket.com/albums/ss250/in2signs/A020D1CB-37B6-4AEB-978C-164C23FA1723.jpg) (http://s580.photobucket.com/user/in2signs/media/A020D1CB-37B6-4AEB-978C-164C23FA1723.jpg.html)

(http://i580.photobucket.com/albums/ss250/in2signs/BB417FC5-1E22-4EDE-A8D2-401F30E18A4B.jpg) (http://s580.photobucket.com/user/in2signs/media/BB417FC5-1E22-4EDE-A8D2-401F30E18A4B.jpg.html)

Updates to follow  :)





Title: Re: I’m back building . TA XL
Post by: Mikku on August 31, 2019, 12:44 PM
This is going to be good! :daumenhoch:
Title: Re: I’m back building . TA XL
Post by: BMX1973 on September 01, 2019, 04:18 PM
Nice that, red and blue Skyways are cool  :)
Title: Re: I’m back building . TA XL
Post by: Glynnyboy on September 04, 2019, 05:56 AM
Love a nice TA. Your last one was spot on so I’m definitely looking forward to seeing this. One of the best frames around for the ride outs too with the bit of extra legroom.
Title: Re: I’m back building . TA XL
Post by: brettypeeps on September 04, 2019, 06:55 PM
Looking forward to seeing this.

There is something special about a chrome TA :4_17_5:
Title: Re: I’m back building . TA XL
Post by: in2bmx on September 30, 2019, 09:38 AM
Picked it up over the weekend . 

Got some GT Pro bars for it . But have found some TA bars on the bay that end tonight .. I'm going big on those  :daumenhoch:

(https://i.ibb.co/8z5WprS/IMG-4211.jpg)
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(https://i.ibb.co/SBc3dQP/IMG-4215.jpg)
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(https://i.ibb.co/VT4fGcy/IMG-4217.jpg)
(https://i.ibb.co/dKQHm8D/IMG-4218.jpg)
(https://i.ibb.co/CWjKCMC/IMG-4219.jpg)
(https://i.ibb.co/PMPvX2G/IMG-4220.jpg)
(https://i.ibb.co/fG729Q1/IMG-4221.jpg)
(https://i.ibb.co/qDpwH23/IMG-4225.jpg)
Title: Re: I’m back building . TA XL
Post by: in2bmx on October 01, 2019, 09:00 AM
Set my alarm for 3am last night  :crazy2: :crazy2:

Won some OG NOS TA bars off ebay .  :smitten:
Title: Re: I’m back building . TA XL
Post by: bobafett on October 01, 2019, 09:18 AM
Nice mate, nice  :coolsmiley:
Title: Re: I’m back building . TA XL
Post by: monkian on October 01, 2019, 10:34 AM
Seriously sweet
Title: Re: I’m back building . TA XL
Post by: in2bmx on October 02, 2019, 09:00 AM
Bit more tinkering last night .

Don't see Oakley O wings too often. 

Just waiting for a few more parts to complete  :smitten:

(https://i.ibb.co/c6M6RTf/IMG-4248.jpg)
(https://i.ibb.co/Qpyyj5r/IMG-4260.jpg)
(https://i.ibb.co/XjMLGhD/IMG-4261.jpg)
(https://i.ibb.co/YyH7BQT/IMG-4262.jpg)
(https://i.ibb.co/Tvdhxmk/IMG-4263.jpg)
(https://i.ibb.co/rmL8LBL/IMG-4264.jpg)
(https://i.ibb.co/xHQgH8b/IMG-4265.jpg)
Title: Re: I’m back building . TA XL
Post by: hotdog on October 02, 2019, 11:12 AM
That's rather 'choice' is that
Title: Re: I’m back building . TA XL
Post by: in2bmx on October 09, 2019, 08:48 AM
Headset upgrade  :coolsmiley:

Still waiting for the bars from states

(https://i.ibb.co/DD7nBj5/IMG-4291.jpg)
Title: Re: I’m back building . TA XL
Post by: in2bmx on October 16, 2019, 09:46 AM
Should be finished this weekend  :daumenhoch:
Title: I’m back building . TA XL
Post by: monkian on October 16, 2019, 02:03 PM
Looking good Carl
Title: Re: I’m back building . TA XL
Post by: BMX1973 on October 16, 2019, 05:06 PM
Nice to see a selection of Red parts.  :) Don't see enough builds with Red, always Gold or Blue.  :coolsmiley:

 :daumenhoch:
Title: Re: I’m back building . TA XL
Post by: Smidsy on October 16, 2019, 09:00 PM
Is that silver tuff neck stem for sale
Title: Re: I’m back building . TA XL
Post by: in2bmx on October 17, 2019, 08:38 AM
Is that silver tuff neck stem for sale
Sold , Sorry
Title: Re: I’m back building . TA XL
Post by: in2bmx on October 21, 2019, 03:39 PM
Nearly there , still waiting for the TA bars  8) 


(https://i.ibb.co/6rL1xwF/IMG-0003.jpg)
(https://i.ibb.co/TKBddvT/IMG-0015.jpg)
(https://i.ibb.co/098PKTQ/IMG-0087.jpg)
(https://i.ibb.co/BnskzvP/IMG-0097.jpg)
(https://i.ibb.co/YB0RGrS/IMG-0098.jpg)
Title: Re: I’m back building . TA XL
Post by: Hedsta on October 21, 2019, 06:26 PM
Tidy build that mate.

The flight crank alone has made me somewhat moist lol.

Badly need an OG one for the finishing touches on my Torker - I know they ain't cheap - but thats not the point  :D :D :D
Title: Re: I’m back building . TA XL
Post by: in2bmx on October 21, 2019, 10:20 PM
Last minute change of plan .. I’m going with spokes  :whistle:
Title: Re: I’m back building . TA XL
Post by: in2bmx on October 22, 2019, 08:36 AM
Son lite Turbo hubs and NOS 7x ..  Make it more race .

(https://i.ibb.co/RYY3Sx2/IMG-0045.jpg)
(https://i.ibb.co/L180NBc/IMG-0046.jpg)
Title: Re: I’m back building . TA XL
Post by: monkian on October 22, 2019, 04:04 PM
Man, where the hell do you get your parts from?
Title: Re: I’m back building . TA XL
Post by: hunterdubber on October 28, 2019, 06:52 PM
Hell that's gonna be one sweet T/A, Mr B  "wantit"

Very very nice  :smitten:
Title: Re: I’m back building . TA XL
Post by: Ady on October 28, 2019, 07:09 PM
Stunning just stunning... :smitten:
Title: Re: I’m back building . TA XL
Post by: in2bmx on October 30, 2019, 08:41 AM
Wheels are ready  :smitten: .  Just changing the seat clamp for a Tuf Neck , then it should be finished . 


(https://i.ibb.co/mTsm7QR/IMG-0160.jpg)
(https://i.ibb.co/VMb94fs/IMG-0167-1.jpg)
(https://i.ibb.co/V25QJ9J/IMG-0168-1.jpg)
Title: Re: I’m back building . TA XL
Post by: Mikku on October 30, 2019, 11:22 PM
This is going to be lush! :coolsmiley:

But...






...you do realise that you've potentially started a T/A-on-Tuffs or spokes debate!  ::) Fwiw, I love them on spokes, so I'm happy! Please proceed! ;D
Title: Finished .84 TA XL
Post by: in2bmx on October 31, 2019, 08:34 AM
This is going to be lush! :coolsmiley:

But...



...you do realise that you've potentially started a T/A-on-Tuffs or spokes debate!  ::) Fwiw, I love them on spokes, so I'm happy! Please proceed! ;D
I've thought long and hard about the Tuffs v Spokes on a TA ..  I like Tuffs , just think they look a lot faster with Spokes .  :daumenhoch:
Title: Finished 84 TA XL
Post by: in2bmx on November 05, 2019, 08:32 AM

OG chrome 84 TA XL
NOS 84 TA bars
84 Oakley O wings
84 NOS MX1000 , 84 Cable, 84 Tech 4
NOS Tuf Pads
NOS Araya 7X
Sonlite Turbo hubs
NOS Comp 3 silver / grey
180 Redline flights
Redline 44t chainring
OG Suginio sealed BB
OG Black / Chrome Izumi
Suntour XC Compe pedals
NOS Tuf Neck seat clamp
NOS 16t Shimano freewheel
Shimano DX seat post
Jaguar Aero seat
Tange 320 headset
Tuf Neck stem
NOS Zeronine plate
84 ? TA pads




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(https://i.ibb.co/mJc6BSF/IMG-0277.jpg)
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(https://i.ibb.co/bLjnTPG/IMG-0279.jpg)
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(https://i.ibb.co/0fYXp3V/IMG-0298.jpg)
(https://i.ibb.co/XLnTtTg/IMG-0299.jpg)
Title: Re: I’m back building . TA XL
Post by: hotdog on November 05, 2019, 08:35 AM
Bang on the money,that.
Title: Re: I’m back building . TA XL
Post by: Mikku on November 05, 2019, 12:13 PM
yes, YES, YES!!!
Title: Re: I’m back building . TA XL
Post by: Ady on November 05, 2019, 08:31 PM
yes, YES, YES!!!

I second that too.
Best TA to date  explosion

(https://i.ibb.co/kqBjm7D/3947-E65-E-39-FC-4930-B57-F-6-F982-DEC56-A5.gif) (https://ibb.co/F832HrY)
(https://i.ibb.co/1fXhwG9/7-A6265-DE-9-A56-46-D6-88-EF-38-AB2-AA5-C04-A.gif) (https://ibb.co/JRp0Mjz)
(https://i.ibb.co/1bjDtpJ/F9527-E7-E-0-E21-41-FB-B20-C-A6063-C6-DA288.gif) (https://ibb.co/t3F7TNP)
(https://i.ibb.co/Nj4scCZ/271-E89-A8-D7-C4-45-CD-9051-CD48-E143-FE88.gif) (https://ibb.co/85h01s6)
(https://i.ibb.co/xL7ghN8/11-D5-DB7-C-5-ADF-4019-84-CE-BFEAA3-DDBCD2.gif) (https://ibb.co/MSC1nm5)
(https://i.ibb.co/nnpKBmc/584-C4-E69-284-A-463-A-B411-261-DD81556-EE.gif) (https://ibb.co/xfZrYLj)
(https://i.ibb.co/rZZzjB6/D6-C7878-B-C36-D-41-BD-B306-EF2277020290.gif) (https://ibb.co/Q66TgWN)
(https://i.ibb.co/dgwdxDJ/08-ACB6-F8-8852-4-EAF-A2-AD-C50901-C5032-E.gif) (https://ibb.co/pyBt5dr)
(https://i.ibb.co/qpKdYtT/11-A28453-C088-4-C43-B56-C-7-EF19-C516-E60.gif) (https://ibb.co/2dxy3DG)
(https://i.ibb.co/ZdW5Ng5/8-F28-CFE1-7-DDB-4-C11-A4-F0-8-E3-B8-EA466-E2.gif) (https://ibb.co/fM4fQNf)
(https://i.ibb.co/djxnL8W/C9-FFF491-2-B01-4-A36-9-BCA-749860-D3597-A.gif) (https://ibb.co/gmhsPkj)

Title: Re: I’m back building . TA XL
Post by: brettypeeps on November 05, 2019, 09:04 PM
That is the Mutts nuts.  Glad you went with the spokes  explosion
Title: Re: I’m back building . TA XL
Post by: in2bmx on November 06, 2019, 08:14 AM
yes, YES, YES!!!

I second that too.
Best TA to date  explosion


hahaha Nice one Ady  fistblump
Title: Re: Finished 1984 TA XL
Post by: monkian on November 06, 2019, 04:48 PM
Absolutely stunning Carl. Beautiful job mate
Title: Re: Finished 1984 TA XL
Post by: double chevron on November 07, 2019, 09:46 AM
Wow, no compromise here. Stunning TA you've got here, Carl
Title: Re: Finished 1984 TA XL
Post by: BMX1973 on November 08, 2019, 10:32 AM
Stunning.  :4_17_5:
Title: Re: Finished 1984 TA XL
Post by: Smidsy on November 08, 2019, 04:10 PM
Let me know which month you are entering Bike Of The Month......so I don't waste my time with my Street Styler build

(not that I can add pictures now for some reason!!!!!)

 "wantit"
Title: Re: Finished 1984 TA XL
Post by: Cherrypicker on November 08, 2019, 06:57 PM
Bang tidy that is, every piece perfect. Give’s a go mister  "wantit"
Title: Re: Finished 1984 TA XL
Post by: hunterdubber on November 09, 2019, 07:31 AM
OHHHH YES !   :smitten: :smitten: :smitten: :smitten:
Title: Re: Finished 1984 TA XL
Post by: simon h on November 25, 2019, 05:57 PM
sweet
the spokes make it good choice
Title: Re: Finished 1984 TA XL
Post by: MrD on November 26, 2019, 05:14 PM
Absolutely stunning, hats off to you Sir

Deffo agree with the spokes call fistblump

MrD
Title: Re: Finished 1984 TA XL
Post by: bobafett on January 06, 2020, 10:22 PM
Stunner Carlos mate  :daumenhoch:

I'd expect nothing less  ^"^
Title: Re: Finished 1984 TA XL
Post by: dancetothedrummersbeat on January 07, 2020, 07:26 PM
Although I love Tuffs, I agree the spokes make it look lighter and faster  8)
Title: Re: Finished 1984 TA XL
Post by: stu27 on January 07, 2020, 10:33 PM
Beautiful build :smitten:
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