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1983 Akisu MX
 

1983 Akisu MX

One of my most beautiful bikes :-)

This is my 1983 Akisu MX. Take a look at the last picture. I bought it as an Altai bike (I reached the conclusion that Altai was a German brand, but I don’t remember why) just because I loved the frame gusset. Once at home, I realised that the frame has chromoly tubing and, after looking a little into it, I found out that the frame was made by Akisu. 
The bike was originally equiped with quite simple parts, so I decided that it deserved an upgrade!


Parts list: 

Frameset: Akisu
Wheels: Skyway UT Tuff (New. Originally pink. Dyed red)
Decals: 422 BMX Decals
Tyres: Duro Comp III
OPC: Generic. Japan stamped. 
Spider: Sugino
Pedals: SR Custom (NOS)
Chainring: Sakae 41T. I’m keeping this one since I was a child. It was on my race bike for some time. 
Chain: KMC
Seat clamp: Unbranded. Tuf Neck Style (NOS)
Seat: Padded. Unbranded (NOS)
Brake caliper: Dia Compe MX 1000 (Repop)
Brake lever: Dia Compe Tech 3 (Repop)
Grips: A’me rounds (Repop)
Stem: SR MS-422
Padset: Custom Oakley
Race plate: Fake Dyno

Submitted by oscar422

  • Race
  • Company: Akisu
  • Wheel Size: 20"
  • Headtube size: 1"

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