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Offline brettypeeps

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September Bike of the Month
« on: September 02, 2020, 10:35 PM »
Let's see what you have for September :daumenhoch:


- Please post a full build spec for your entry.
- You may post a maximum of 4 pictures of your bike ( no tiled images - 4 individual pictures )
- You MUST still own the bike you enter.
- Your entry MUST be a new build and have not been entered before, or, it must be a major changes.
- All entries must be in before the 1st of the following month or they will be removed.
- Any entrant found 'canvassing' for votes or other forums/social media sites will have their bike removed.

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Re: September Bike of the Month
« Reply #1 on: September 03, 2020, 06:45 PM »
1981 TEAM MURRAY.

My first Bmx  was a Murray, so I had to build it close to how I rode it as a kid. No correct dated cables and all that.


1981 TEAM MURRAY FRAME AND FORKS FINISHED BY  SBD.
TEAM MURRAY BARS.
TEAM MURRAY STEM.
JOHAR RAD GRIPS.
DIA COMPE  PRE BENT LEVER.
CAL LITE LEVER COVER.
NOS NONE DATED BRAKE CABLE.
OGK PLATE FULL OF 80's DODGY STICKERS.
NOS TEAM MURRAY PADS.
TEAM MURRAY FRONT REFLECTOR.
TEAM MURRAY SEAT CLAMP.
MODIFIED NOS FLUTED POST.
TEAM MURRAY PADDED SEAT.
TEAM MURRAY CHAIN GUARD.
FULL TEAM MURRAY CRANK SET UP.
VINTAGE WECO RAT TRAPS.
NOS GOLD CHAIN.
TEAM MURRAY REAR BRAKE.
FIBRAX VINTAGE BRAKE BLOCKS.
SKYWAY COASTER TUFF ONES.
MOTOCROSS TYRES, BRAND TO BE CONFIRMED AS I HAVE FORGOT.
80's GOLD VALVE CAPS.
ORIGINAL 1980  DODGY PRISMATIC STICKERS, AND A FALL GUY STICKER!
AND TO FINISH IT OFF A TACKY CABLE BUG.
GOLD ACORN NUTS, REARS TO BE RETHREADED ASAP.
RARE PLATE CABLE TIES ONCE OWNED BY ROLAND RAT.

Weighs a bloody tonne! I'm racing home to watch the FALL GUY.
« Last Edit: September 04, 2020, 01:13 PM by SDF »
Let me tell you something you already know. The world ain't all sunshine and rainbows. It's a very mean and nasty place and I don't care how tough you are it will beat you to your knees and keep you there permanently if you let it. You, me, or nobody is gonna hit as hard as life. ......

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Re: September Bike of the Month
« Reply #2 on: September 08, 2020, 04:30 PM »
Let's see what you have for September :daumenhoch:


- Please post a full build spec for your entry.
- You may post a maximum of 4 pictures of your bike ( no tiled images - 4 individual pictures )
- You MUST still own the bike you enter.
- Your entry MUST be a new build and have not been entered before, or, it must be a major changes.
- All entries must be in before the 1st of the following month or they will be removed.
- Any entrant found 'canvassing' for votes or other forums/social media sites will have their bike removed.
Come on get your bikes in👍Forget Facebook.
Let me tell you something you already know. The world ain't all sunshine and rainbows. It's a very mean and nasty place and I don't care how tough you are it will beat you to your knees and keep you there permanently if you let it. You, me, or nobody is gonna hit as hard as life. ......

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Re: September Bike of the Month
« Reply #3 on: September 08, 2020, 09:02 PM »
1981 TEAM MURRAY.

My first Bmx  was a Murray, so I had to build it close to how I rode it as a kid. No correct dated cables and all that.


1981 TEAM MURRAY FRAME AND FORKS FINISHED BY  SBD.
TEAM MURRAY BARS.
TEAM MURRAY STEM.
JOHAR RAD GRIPS.
DIA COMPE  PRE BENT LEVER.
CAL LITE LEVER COVER.
NOS NONE DATED BRAKE CABLE.
OGK PLATE FULL OF 80's DODGY STICKERS.
NOS TEAM MURRAY PADS.
TEAM MURRAY FRONT REFLECTOR.
TEAM MURRAY SEAT CLAMP.
MODIFIED NOS FLUTED POST.
TEAM MURRAY PADDED SEAT.
TEAM MURRAY CHAIN GUARD.
FULL TEAM MURRAY CRANK SET UP.
VINTAGE WECO RAT TRAPS.
NOS GOLD CHAIN.
TEAM MURRAY REAR BRAKE.
FIBRAX VINTAGE BRAKE BLOCKS.
SKYWAY COASTER TUFF ONES.
MOTOCROSS TYRES, BRAND TO BE CONFIRMED AS I HAVE FORGOT.
80's GOLD VALVE CAPS.
ORIGINAL 1980  DODGY PRISMATIC STICKERS, AND A FALL GUY STICKER!
AND TO FINISH IT OFF A TACKY CABLE BUG.
GOLD ACORN NUTS, REARS TO BE RETHREADED ASAP.
RARE PLATE CABLE TIES ONCE OWNED BY ROLAND RAT.

Weighs a bloody tonne! I'm racing home to watch the FALL GUY.

Love this build -  it so takes me back to the early 80s  explosion

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Re: September Bike of the Month
« Reply #4 on: September 09, 2020, 09:35 AM »
1981 TEAM MURRAY.

My first Bmx  was a Murray, so I had to build it close to how I rode it as a kid. No correct dated cables and all that.


1981 TEAM MURRAY FRAME AND FORKS FINISHED BY  SBD.
TEAM MURRAY BARS.
TEAM MURRAY STEM.
JOHAR RAD GRIPS.
DIA COMPE  PRE BENT LEVER.
CAL LITE LEVER COVER.
NOS NONE DATED BRAKE CABLE.
OGK PLATE FULL OF 80's DODGY STICKERS.
NOS TEAM MURRAY PADS.
TEAM MURRAY FRONT REFLECTOR.
TEAM MURRAY SEAT CLAMP.
MODIFIED NOS FLUTED POST.
TEAM MURRAY PADDED SEAT.
TEAM MURRAY CHAIN GUARD.
FULL TEAM MURRAY CRANK SET UP.
VINTAGE WECO RAT TRAPS.
NOS GOLD CHAIN.
TEAM MURRAY REAR BRAKE.
FIBRAX VINTAGE BRAKE BLOCKS.
SKYWAY COASTER TUFF ONES.
MOTOCROSS TYRES, BRAND TO BE CONFIRMED AS I HAVE FORGOT.
80's GOLD VALVE CAPS.
ORIGINAL 1980  DODGY PRISMATIC STICKERS, AND A FALL GUY STICKER!
AND TO FINISH IT OFF A TACKY CABLE BUG.
GOLD ACORN NUTS, REARS TO BE RETHREADED ASAP.
RARE PLATE CABLE TIES ONCE OWNED BY ROLAND RAT.

Weighs a bloody tonne! I'm racing home to watch the FALL GUY.

Love this build -  it so takes me back to the early 80s  explosion
Many thanks, really enjoyed collecting parts  stickers  and doing the  build. 👊🏻
« Last Edit: September 09, 2020, 09:38 AM by SDF »
Let me tell you something you already know. The world ain't all sunshine and rainbows. It's a very mean and nasty place and I don't care how tough you are it will beat you to your knees and keep you there permanently if you let it. You, me, or nobody is gonna hit as hard as life. ......

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Re: September Bike of the Month
« Reply #5 on: September 17, 2020, 06:47 PM »
Let's see what you have for September :daumenhoch:


- Please post a full build spec for your entry.
- You may post a maximum of 4 pictures of your bike ( no tiled images - 4 individual pictures )
- You MUST still own the bike you enter.
- Your entry MUST be a new build and have not been entered before, or, it must be a major changes.
- All entries must be in before the 1st of the following month or they will be removed.
- Any entrant found 'canvassing' for votes or other forums/social media sites will have their bike removed.
Come on get your bikes in👍Forget Facebook.

I'm waiting on a few parts and might actually have 2 to enter  :LolLolLolLol:
Watch this space
Upped my meds !

Need a Sugino HP-G1 stem 😬

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Re: September Bike of the Month
« Reply #6 on: September 18, 2020, 10:17 AM »
Let's see what you have for September :daumenhoch:


- Please post a full build spec for your entry.
- You may post a maximum of 4 pictures of your bike ( no tiled images - 4 individual pictures )
- You MUST still own the bike you enter.
- Your entry MUST be a new build and have not been entered before, or, it must be a major changes.
- All entries must be in before the 1st of the following month or they will be removed.
- Any entrant found 'canvassing' for votes or other forums/social media sites will have their bike removed.
Come on get your bikes in👍Forget Facebook.

I'm waiting on a few parts and might actually have 2 to enter  :LolLolLolLol:
Watch this space
Get it  in, my bikes getting very lonely 👊🏻
Let me tell you something you already know. The world ain't all sunshine and rainbows. It's a very mean and nasty place and I don't care how tough you are it will beat you to your knees and keep you there permanently if you let it. You, me, or nobody is gonna hit as hard as life. ......

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Re: September Bike of the Month
« Reply #7 on: September 20, 2020, 01:18 AM »
Ok ok, I've been drinking...??..

I know this ain't a winner, but I love this monthly meeting of minds..

And its a proper low turn out, so to give everyone a choice, heres my old GT performer 84. in a custom colourway.
set up with diff sets of rider tyres ???

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« Last Edit: September 20, 2020, 01:22 AM by Faze 3 »

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Re: September Bike of the Month
« Reply #8 on: September 20, 2020, 06:33 AM »
Ok ok, I've been drinking...??..

I know this ain't a winner, but I love this monthly meeting of minds..

And its a proper low turn out, so to give everyone a choice, heres my old GT performer 84. in a custom colourway.
set up with diff sets of rider tyres ???

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Lovelly looking Freestyler.  Both sets go really well with the bike👍
Let me tell you something you already know. The world ain't all sunshine and rainbows. It's a very mean and nasty place and I don't care how tough you are it will beat you to your knees and keep you there permanently if you let it. You, me, or nobody is gonna hit as hard as life. ......

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Re: September Bike of the Month
« Reply #9 on: September 20, 2020, 11:00 AM »
Ok ok, I've been drinking...??..

I know this ain't a winner, but I love this monthly meeting of minds..

And its a proper low turn out, so to give everyone a choice, heres my old GT performer 84. in a custom colourway.
set up with diff sets of rider tyres ???

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Nice looking bike. Looks clean with the spokes :4_17_5:

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Re: September Bike of the Month
« Reply #10 on: September 24, 2020, 08:01 PM »
ACORN FREEWAY FREESTYLER

so this is a sunday morning build tosh dropped me the frameset up on Saturday afternoon so sunday morning after my cleaning at the new bike room /slash man cave mansion or to coin a phrase used by a the lovely martin peat the local village hall it got to building this with some bits we had lying around taken of off another build recently split
acorn freeway freestyler {damn shes heavy } frame forks and bars kinda purple pearl colour
acs levers and boa caliper
odi mushroom 2 grips
laser  zrim copies with z rim decals comp ramp tyres
takagi cranks tioga cd powerdisc sugino chain ring
lay back post skyway grabber seat dc hinged clamp
pro neck stem



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« Last Edit: September 24, 2020, 09:58 PM by brettypeeps »
build what u want if u like it then thats all that matters

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Re: September Bike of the Month
« Reply #11 on: September 26, 2020, 07:41 PM »
ACORN FREEWAY FREESTYLER

so this is a sunday morning build tosh dropped me the frameset up on Saturday afternoon so sunday morning after my cleaning at the new bike room /slash man cave mansion or to coin a phrase used by a the lovely martin peat the local village hall it got to building this with some bits we had lying around taken of off another build recently split
acorn freeway freestyler {damn shes heavy } frame forks and bars kinda purple pearl colour
acs levers and boa caliper
odi mushroom 2 grips
laser  zrim copies with z rim decals comp ramp tyres
takagi cranks tioga cd powerdisc sugino chain ring
lay back post skyway grabber seat dc hinged clamp
pro neck stem



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Very nice, you don't see many of these 👍
Let me tell you something you already know. The world ain't all sunshine and rainbows. It's a very mean and nasty place and I don't care how tough you are it will beat you to your knees and keep you there permanently if you let it. You, me, or nobody is gonna hit as hard as life. ......

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Re: September Bike of the Month
« Reply #12 on: September 30, 2020, 08:09 PM »
1979 BMX Products Inc (aka mongoose) - Team Rampar


Build thread: http://www.radbmx.co.uk/forum/index.php/topic,196281.0.html

Finished pics thread: http://www.radbmx.co.uk/forum/index.php/topic,196285.0.html


Parts list:

1979 BMX Products Inc (aka mongoose) Team Rampar frame and forks (re-finished in candy red over nickel).
Rampar pro bars
Suntour earlier short reach all-alloy stem
NOS ODI / Winner's Circle grips
NOS Shimano Tourney lever with nice survivor Tourney caliper
NOS Schwinn clear / silver brake cable
Lightly polished Araya 7x on NOS Suzue chrome plated hubs
NOS Carlisle Aggressor MX200 tyres 1.75 / 1.75
Shimano Dura Ace cranks - nice survivor condition with original pantograph detail in black
NOS Suntour XC Compe pedals
Tange / Mongoose seat clamp
Refurbished / polished Race Inc seat post with custom Black / White decal
NOS Ariake Jaguar seat















 :daumenhoch:

 
« Last Edit: September 30, 2020, 08:14 PM by bobafett »
mongoositis - an expensive disease......

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Re: September Bike of the Month
« Reply #13 on: September 30, 2020, 10:54 PM »
A great month of bikes  :daumenhoch:

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Re: September Bike of the Month
« Reply #14 on: October 01, 2020, 01:54 PM »
Only 4 bikes ...... but the quality is up there as per usual  8) :4_17_5:

Good luck lads  :daumenhoch:
WANTED : Old school BMX patches/sew on badges ......  please  :)

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