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1992 Powerlite P51
 

1992 Powerlite P51

Craigslist find, built up to be a trail / all-around bike.

Was looking for a midschool bike in chrome to restore. Found this Powerlite on Craigslist--the seller had planned to restore it but ended up selling instead.  Took it apart to the bare frame, cleaned it up, and rebuilt it.  First I went for a cruiser look but didn't love it.  Then I came across an S&M Dirtbike here on the museum that has similar dimensions (73.5 HA and 71 SA) and decided to imitate it as a trail / all-around bike.

Frame and Fork: Powerlite P51

Handlebars: Fiction Troop 9"

Stem: Black Ops

Headset: Haro 1"

Sprocket: Profile Blackjack 44T

Cranks: Mission Transit

BB: Redline American

Wheels: GT Rhythm System

Front Tire: Primo Dirt Monster 1.95

Back Tire: Primo V-Monster 1.75

Seat: Haro Chevron Seat

Submitted by suttercane

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  • Company: Powerlite
  • Model: P51
  • Wheel Size: 20"
  • Headtube angle: 73.5
  • Seattube angle: 71
  • Toptube length: 20.125
  • Headtube size: 1"

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