1981 Kuwahara KZ-1  RSS Feed

#1 2007-08-29 10:23am

moeman
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1981 Kuwahara KZ-1

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1981 Kuwahara KZ-1

It was reimported 25 years ago and it bought it in Tokyo.

Frameset: Kuwahara KZ-1
Bars: NOS Redline V-bar
Stem: DK
Freewheel: NOS Suntour 16T
Pedals: NOS Wellgo LU-A9
Cranks: NOS Profile
Chain ring: NOS Pro Neck
Chain: NOS Red KMC Z-Chain
Wheels: Skyway Graphite Tuff WheelsII
Seat: NOS Kashimax
SeatPost: NOS Nagaoka fluted
Seat Clamp: NOS Suntour
Brakes NM Dia-Compe, Shimano DX levers
Grips: NOS ANSER
Tires: CHENG SHIN


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#2 2007-08-29 6:11pm

theSANDYPANTS
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Re: 1981 Kuwahara KZ-1

Nice. Spiderman's bike.

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#3 2007-08-30 3:47am

miya
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Re: 1981 Kuwahara KZ-1

very nice.

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#4 2007-08-30 4:38am

Tonioseven
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Re: 1981 Kuwahara KZ-1

I concur cool


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#5 2007-08-30 6:14am

shivadread
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Re: 1981 Kuwahara KZ-1

Stunning Kuwi


RIDE IT LIKE YOU STOLE IT

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#6 2007-08-30 5:50pm

moeman
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Re: 1981 Kuwahara KZ-1

Thank you for everybody.
Because it is Japanese, is English amusing?
It permits.
This bike was restructured after an interval of 25 years.
I think that it hardly remains because it was not sold in Japan.

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#7 2007-09-01 7:09am

FU
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Re: 1981 Kuwahara KZ-1

Beautiful bike sir. Nice graphite Tuff's !!!


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#8 2007-12-06 4:51pm

moeman
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Re: 1981 Kuwahara KZ-1

FU
Thank you!

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#9 2007-12-06 6:23pm

OLDSCHOOL ATL
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Re: 1981 Kuwahara KZ-1

nice build....I really like the old kuwahara's..and you did a great job on the rebuild......


____HIGH til I DiE ____

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#10 2007-12-10 7:50pm

moeman
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Re: 1981 Kuwahara KZ-1

OLDSCHOOL ATL

Thank you!

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#11 2008-05-11 9:12pm

gaijin
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Re: 1981 Kuwahara KZ-1

iiii na.  Honto ni kore wa kirei desu.  Mukashi kara Kuwahara no ga suki datta.


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#12 2008-09-19 5:24pm

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Re: 1981 Kuwahara KZ-1

gaijin wrote:

iiii na.  Honto ni kore wa kirei desu.  Mukashi kara Kuwahara no ga suki datta.

Soo desu ne. Boku mo suki datta.

Boku mo, Ohio no World Championships ni itta. Dayton, Ohio, ha boku no hometown desu. 1989 kara 1992 made, boku ha, Tokyo no Akabane ni sumimashita.

Ja, genki de.


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#13 2010-01-15 9:27am

daleyRANGER
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Re: 1981 Kuwahara KZ-1

I dont speak Japanese but I will say this....AWESOME BIKE DUDE

http://bmxmuseum.com/bikes/kuwahara/29754


...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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#14 2011-05-03 7:30pm

Oaktown Massive
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Re: 1981 Kuwahara KZ-1

sweet KZ-1!  very nicely done!


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