Please help identiify my frame

TheRedTexta
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Please help identiify my frame

Postby TheRedTexta » Mon Mar 26, 2012 12:37 pm

48cm 46cm
Hi,

picked up this bike a couple of years ago and i'm starting to do a little bit of work on it. I was just wondering if it was worth the money i'm planning to spend on it. It has no serial numbers that i can see. It's all lugged, the top tube is 48 cm and the seat tube is 46 cm. My local bike shop had no idea. Here are some

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HLC
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Re: Please help identiify my frame

Postby HLC » Mon Mar 26, 2012 6:40 pm

cant help you if we cant see the pictures.

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Re: Please help identiify my frame

Postby greeny23 » Mon Mar 26, 2012 8:49 pm

indeed. broken links.

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Re: Please help identiify my frame

Postby rkelsen » Mon Mar 26, 2012 9:07 pm

Dunno how to use img tags with Flickr, but here are some links to the OP's photos:
http://flic.kr/p/bt5qCb
http://flic.kr/p/bFZgYg
http://flic.kr/p/bt5qz3
http://flic.kr/p/bt5quA
http://flic.kr/p/bt5qp3

Hey RedTexta, it might help more if you posted a pic of the whole bike. From what I see in the pics, it doesn't seem to be anything special. It seems to be in very good condition though.

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Re: Please help identiify my frame

Postby TheRedTexta » Tue Mar 27, 2012 5:37 pm

Sorry about the broken links. Just uploaded some pics of the bike in full.

http://www.flickr.com/photos/hgar/68739 ... otostream/

http://www.flickr.com/photos/hgar/68739 ... otostream/

http://www.flickr.com/photos/hgar/68739 ... otostream/

http://www.flickr.com/photos/hgar/70200 ... otostream/

http://www.flickr.com/photos/hgar/68739 ... otostream/

The bike came with the handlebars, seat and front wheel. The only changes i have made are a new back wheel (old one buckled beyond repair), new bottom bracket, crank and pedals. Thanks for your help!

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HLC
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Re: Please help identiify my frame

Postby HLC » Tue Mar 27, 2012 10:15 pm

How you have it now, I wouldn't spend any more coin on it. For what it is it's cool but if you want a project that you want to pour coin into, ie, sweet fixed gear/track bike, then put the money into getting a proper track frame!

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Re: Please help identiify my frame

Postby TheRedTexta » Wed Mar 28, 2012 11:58 am

Ahh because i was considering getting a respray job done on it and fitting it with a pair of monark springers. Not worth it?

http://www.ebay.com.au/itm/Vintage-Mona ... 19cd1e5783

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Re: Please help identiify my frame

Postby HLC » Fri Mar 30, 2012 12:26 am

If you really want to do it, do it.

I personally wouldn't though.

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