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#1 2010-05-20 1:50pm

Draw
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1983 Redline MP 20 Mini

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1983 Redline MP 20 Mini

Redline's first true mini racer. A tiny tube bike that is super light. This has become my sons carpet queen. He rides a SE racing ripper everyday and keeps this one in his room.




I got this USA made frame and forks years ago for next to nothing from an old friend. It hung in the rafters for years before it was built up for my son.

He is really too big to ride the bike now so we restored it to what you see. All parts are NOS or like new and are pretty accurate for the time period.
This is what it looked like before the restore when it was his daily rider
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PARTS -
1983 redline mp20 frame and non-drilled fork (new paint)
redline micro line V bars (NOS)
redline reproduction decals (from Beast44k)
ukai 20x1-3/8" silver alloy hoops (refinished)
suzue low flange hubs
rainbow label 20x1-1/8" compe III tires (NOS)
redline mini cage pedals (bodies polished, cages painted)
sugino gt cranks (165mm)
44t sprocket (replacing with suntour 41t)
suntour 16t freewheel
suntour mini stem (polished)
tioga seat post clamp (refinished)
kool stop brake pads
uni turbo seat (mint)
uni turbo seat cover (NOS)
uni hand grenade II grips (reissue)
hatta vista alloy headset (NOS)
yst sealed euro bottom bracket (NIB)
KMC SL chain (NIB)
dia compe brake (polished)
alloy bullet valve caps
alloy axle nuts
flight top tube pad (reissue)

Headtube on this bike is not 1" its small like an old road bike.
1" was the smallest entry the museum had.
Thanks for looking


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Last edited by Draw (2013-11-26 1:39pm)


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#2 2010-05-21 1:28pm

raschrist
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Re: 1983 Redline MP 20 Mini

i love it


Looking for a gold stem and gold bars, also a black elina seat,
Always looking for REbel racing, Blazer Racing  and Kuwahara Race stuff.

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#3 2010-05-21 1:54pm

BLKFIN
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Re: 1983 Redline MP 20 Mini

WOW!! That thing is awesome!!

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#4 2010-05-21 3:11pm

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Re: 1983 Redline MP 20 Mini

nice build, we don't see too many mini's done wink

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#5 2010-05-21 7:48pm

JoeKat
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Re: 1983 Redline MP 20 Mini

Sweet project for dad and the little one. Well done, the colors really pop cool


WTB:   REDLINE CARRERA Frame Pad
PL-24 Frame pad
PL-24 Bars
Redline Victory Bars

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#6 2010-09-26 4:45am

daleyRANGER
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Re: 1983 Redline MP 20 Mini

best mini on here


...they say "in life, its best to keep your feet firmly on the ground"...
        ...how the hell can you do that while having fun!!!...

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#7 2010-12-18 2:06am

Silvercityracers
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Re: 1983 Redline MP 20 Mini

Love the old school stem and V-bars...A very sweet ride.

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#8 2011-03-23 1:53pm

bamboostk86
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Re: 1983 Redline MP 20 Mini

Very cool:cool:


catalog bikes bore me....mash it up mon

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#9 2011-06-23 5:15am

FriendlyOne
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Re: 1983 Redline MP 20 Mini

Man, I want one for my son!!!


"A flock of geese fly 71% further than one flying alone..."

NEEDS: 80's RL CRUISER BARS, RED ANNO TUF NECK STEM, 401' 180, RED/BLACK BULLSEYE HUBS

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#10 2012-10-04 6:42pm

bunnyhopper69
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Re: 1983 Redline MP 20 Mini

dude i haven't seen one like this ever.  that geo is sweet

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#11 2012-11-06 2:58pm

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Re: 1983 Redline MP 20 Mini

inspiration! awesome big_smile

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