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#1 2010-08-30 9:11pm

johnng23604
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1982 Blue Max

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1982 Blue Max

1982 Blue max with new style rear drop outs

Looking for a few factory correct parts to piece this blue max back together.

List of what's installed:

Frame: '82 Blue max (BMX products made)
Forks: Akisu
Headset: Mongoose stamped
Bars: Mongoose
Goose neck: Mongoose double clamp
Grips: Mongoose
Cranks: Mongoose
BB hardware: Mongoose stamped
Pedals: rat traps
Seat: quilted, old school
Seat post: stock
Seat clamp: unstamped
Wheels: Motomag II's w/factory free wheel
tires: new school
Hand brakes: Dia Comp brake lever (left), Dia Comp calipers (front & rear)

Missing items or parts I'd like to get to make this survivor better:

- Right Dia Comp, pre bent lever in silver
- Mongoose stamped seat clamp
- Blue max pads

The 2nd and last pictures are from the previous owner and it's condition prior to dis-assembly and cleaning.


http://bmxmuseum.com/img/view-bike-in-museum.gif


I'm looking for the following frames, frame & forks or completes by BMX products:
MotoTrac (nickle or chrome), Racer-X or a Super-X (with the double gussets).
Thanks wink
I'm also johnng23604 at "Retro-goose", "VintageBMX" & "RADbmx"

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#2 2010-09-28 12:02pm

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Re: 1982 Blue Max

New picture added(1st pic), just showing some progress on the cleanup of the max.
Still waiting on some stickers and a few more parts to find to be 100% complete.


I'm looking for the following frames, frame & forks or completes by BMX products:
MotoTrac (nickle or chrome), Racer-X or a Super-X (with the double gussets).
Thanks wink
I'm also johnng23604 at "Retro-goose", "VintageBMX" & "RADbmx"

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#3 2010-10-03 4:45pm

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Re: 1982 Blue Max

Thanks "Brix" for saving my Bluemax above as one of ur faves!


I'm looking for the following frames, frame & forks or completes by BMX products:
MotoTrac (nickle or chrome), Racer-X or a Super-X (with the double gussets).
Thanks wink
I'm also johnng23604 at "Retro-goose", "VintageBMX" & "RADbmx"

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#4 2010-10-08 3:54am

BBK
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Re: 1982 Blue Max

Stunning collection!


I'm looking for: Bottema fork 20" M1 or M3

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#5 2010-10-08 4:09am

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Re: 1982 Blue Max

Very nice! (To the max)  cool


I'm always looking for early Mongoose frames with the lower gusset, 75-76 or early 77. And anything Ashtabula!!!
I NEED CLEAR HUNT WILDE GRIPS!!!  SEARCHING FOR SOME CARLISLE AGGRESSOR 200 TIRES!!!
BLACK MESINGER SEAT!    NEED SOME DECOSTER FORKS!!! I also collect pre 1982 Schwinn Scramblers!

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#6 2010-10-08 11:37am

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Re: 1982 Blue Max

BooBooKitty wrote:

Stunning collection!

Thanks for the compliment "BooBooKitty", I appreciate it.


I'm looking for the following frames, frame & forks or completes by BMX products:
MotoTrac (nickle or chrome), Racer-X or a Super-X (with the double gussets).
Thanks wink
I'm also johnng23604 at "Retro-goose", "VintageBMX" & "RADbmx"

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#7 2010-10-08 11:40am

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Re: 1982 Blue Max

MotoMagMatt wrote:

Very nice! (To the max)  cool

Thanks Matt, when are ya going to get one?

So you too can be "Maxed out"!


I'm looking for the following frames, frame & forks or completes by BMX products:
MotoTrac (nickle or chrome), Racer-X or a Super-X (with the double gussets).
Thanks wink
I'm also johnng23604 at "Retro-goose", "VintageBMX" & "RADbmx"

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#8 2010-10-08 11:59am

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Re: 1982 Blue Max

Thanks "BooBooKitty" for liking and saving my Bluemax above as one of your faves!


I'm looking for the following frames, frame & forks or completes by BMX products:
MotoTrac (nickle or chrome), Racer-X or a Super-X (with the double gussets).
Thanks wink
I'm also johnng23604 at "Retro-goose", "VintageBMX" & "RADbmx"

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#9 2011-01-03 2:31pm

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Re: 1982 Blue Max

Thanks, "pinoyrider" for also liking my Bluemax above as one of your favorites.
I appreciate it, stay cool! cool


I'm looking for the following frames, frame & forks or completes by BMX products:
MotoTrac (nickle or chrome), Racer-X or a Super-X (with the double gussets).
Thanks wink
I'm also johnng23604 at "Retro-goose", "VintageBMX" & "RADbmx"

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#10 2011-01-05 12:16pm

stone roses
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Re: 1982 Blue Max

fantastic collection you have tere!! i was in the states a few times next time i think i will try bring home a gt, skyway or haro, love the u.s models and the bikes lol :-) !!


if your doing what you want you miss nothing

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#11 2011-01-05 3:56pm

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Re: 1982 Blue Max

stone roses wrote:

fantastic collection you have tere!! i was in the states a few times next time i think i will try bring home a gt, skyway or haro, love the u.s models and the bikes lol :-) !!

Thanks for the compliment on my collection! smile


I'm looking for the following frames, frame & forks or completes by BMX products:
MotoTrac (nickle or chrome), Racer-X or a Super-X (with the double gussets).
Thanks wink
I'm also johnng23604 at "Retro-goose", "VintageBMX" & "RADbmx"

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#12 2011-01-18 3:18pm

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Re: 1982 Blue Max

Again Thanks goes out to, "badmofo".
For saving the above Bluemax as a fave! smile


I'm looking for the following frames, frame & forks or completes by BMX products:
MotoTrac (nickle or chrome), Racer-X or a Super-X (with the double gussets).
Thanks wink
I'm also johnng23604 at "Retro-goose", "VintageBMX" & "RADbmx"

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#13 2011-07-24 5:50pm

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Re: 1982 Blue Max

Looks great, Johnny!  Very nicely done!!!


"MOM!  Throw down some money!  The Ice Cream Man is coming!"  - Eddie Murphy

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#14 2011-07-24 6:36pm

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Re: 1982 Blue Max

mattygaff wrote:

Looks great, Johnny!  Very nicely done!!!

Hey bud thanks, you want to ride it again?
I'm still lookin for a back brake cable for it though, but you can do some endo's on it! tongue


I'm looking for the following frames, frame & forks or completes by BMX products:
MotoTrac (nickle or chrome), Racer-X or a Super-X (with the double gussets).
Thanks wink
I'm also johnng23604 at "Retro-goose", "VintageBMX" & "RADbmx"

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#15 2011-07-24 6:39pm

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Re: 1982 Blue Max

Also "mattygaff" I just noticed that you save it as a Fave of urs..... Thanks bud! smile


I'm looking for the following frames, frame & forks or completes by BMX products:
MotoTrac (nickle or chrome), Racer-X or a Super-X (with the double gussets).
Thanks wink
I'm also johnng23604 at "Retro-goose", "VintageBMX" & "RADbmx"

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#16 2011-12-30 5:04pm

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Re: 1982 Blue Max

Thanks bud, "howo13" for saving another ride as a fave! big_smile


I'm looking for the following frames, frame & forks or completes by BMX products:
MotoTrac (nickle or chrome), Racer-X or a Super-X (with the double gussets).
Thanks wink
I'm also johnng23604 at "Retro-goose", "VintageBMX" & "RADbmx"

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#17 2012-02-10 10:51pm

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Re: 1982 Blue Max

Thanks, "duckman" for the save of my BlueMax above as a fave of yours! smile


I'm looking for the following frames, frame & forks or completes by BMX products:
MotoTrac (nickle or chrome), Racer-X or a Super-X (with the double gussets).
Thanks wink
I'm also johnng23604 at "Retro-goose", "VintageBMX" & "RADbmx"

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#18 2012-08-25 11:45pm

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Re: 1982 Blue Max

Your straying from some of my Mongoose bikes "Detroit Dirt Bikes".
Thanks for the fave save! wink
Looks like we might be making you into a BMXproducts guy and not just Mongoose!


I'm looking for the following frames, frame & forks or completes by BMX products:
MotoTrac (nickle or chrome), Racer-X or a Super-X (with the double gussets).
Thanks wink
I'm also johnng23604 at "Retro-goose", "VintageBMX" & "RADbmx"

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#19 2013-02-27 8:11pm

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Re: 1982 Blue Max

an yet another bike of mine, againg thanks "wildturkey(chris) for this fave save! smile


I'm looking for the following frames, frame & forks or completes by BMX products:
MotoTrac (nickle or chrome), Racer-X or a Super-X (with the double gussets).
Thanks wink
I'm also johnng23604 at "Retro-goose", "VintageBMX" & "RADbmx"

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#20 2013-09-05 10:08pm

johnng23604
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Re: 1982 Blue Max

Thanks "fstposer
" for the fave save on my OG Bluemax! wink


I'm looking for the following frames, frame & forks or completes by BMX products:
MotoTrac (nickle or chrome), Racer-X or a Super-X (with the double gussets).
Thanks wink
I'm also johnng23604 at "Retro-goose", "VintageBMX" & "RADbmx"

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