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#1 2009-08-29 5:56am

QuicksilverBMX
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1982 Quicksilver Team Helium

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1982 Quicksilver Team Helium

rare 20" Helium frame, fully restored back to its former glory. The only thing missing from this build is a fresh shot of Helium!

Quicksilver Helium Frame
Tange TRX forks
Skyway race bars
Nitto MX-2 stem
Oakley .5 grips
Shimano DX lever
Tange headset
Dia Compe MX1000 caliper
Tange seat clamp
Kashimax seat
Suntour pedals
Profile 3rd gen cranks
Araya 7X rims
Bullseye hubs
Mitsuboshi Comp III tyres 20x1.75
Tracer chainring 44T



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#2 2009-08-29 6:40am

Oldschool never dies
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Re: 1982 Quicksilver Team Helium

Bike looks great, nice parts.


Just a kid in an old body

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#3 2009-08-29 11:44am

Dirty Habits
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Re: 1982 Quicksilver Team Helium

The only thing missing from this build is a fresh shot of Helium! Is Really Tru??????????  What Was The Helium For ????  Very Interesting...............  big_smilebig_smilebig_smilebig_smilebig_smilebig_smile



~Chucky~


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#4 2009-08-29 7:09pm

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Re: 1982 Quicksilver Team Helium

yeah the valves on the top and bottom tubes were for the helium. They are functional but no one really knows if it worked. Some say helium was for weight advantages some say it was to strengthen the tubes

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#5 2009-08-29 11:12pm

TBREAKZ
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Re: 1982 Quicksilver Team Helium

..that bike is so sweet! too cool!cool

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#6 2009-08-29 11:15pm

ALAKRAN
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Re: 1982 Quicksilver Team Helium

cool bike nice parts i like the tange seatclamp and bars


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#7 2009-08-30 4:44am

kcw72
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Re: 1982 Quicksilver Team Helium

Hell yeah, quicksilver helium..Oz bmx history right there

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#8 2009-09-03 11:57pm

QuicksilverBMX
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Re: 1982 Quicksilver Team Helium

cheers guys

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#9 2009-09-04 12:03am

brokentale
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Re: 1982 Quicksilver Team Helium

I love the open rear tubes looks like pipes on a car haha


unustanat

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#10 2009-09-04 12:42am

mroldskool
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Re: 1982 Quicksilver Team Helium

Congradulations Reece, awesome build..


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#11 2010-06-29 9:53pm

glenn1011
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Re: 1982 Quicksilver Team Helium

I love that bike.

Glenn


Old school Sherwood Park.

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#12 2010-11-08 4:47am

erdalicious
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Re: 1982 Quicksilver Team Helium

is the helium inside '82 dated air?? big_smile


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#13 2011-01-21 3:08am

samkat
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Re: 1982 Quicksilver Team Helium

ABSOLUTELY STUNNING!

Had one 20 odd years ago... Man I want it back.

S wink


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#14 2011-03-20 6:56pm

dawson
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Re: 1982 Quicksilver Team Helium

that is awsome ilove it exalent build.

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#15 2011-05-31 6:18am

grommet
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Re: 1982 Quicksilver Team Helium

ahh what i wouldnt give for a helium to do up or race! or just a quickie in general to race! lucky!

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#16 2011-07-10 11:48pm

FriendlyOne
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Re: 1982 Quicksilver Team Helium

Nice build... Super clean


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#17 2017-02-05 1:46am

pkripper68bmx
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Re: 1982 Quicksilver Team Helium

cool

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