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#1 2010-09-22 7:49pm

Volcano
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From: Brisbane, Australia
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1978 G-Boy

http://bmxmuseum.com/image/gboy1.jpg http://bmxmuseum.com/image/gboy3.jpg http://bmxmuseum.com/image/gboy6.jpg http://bmxmuseum.com/image/gboy5.jpg

1978 G-Boy

1978 G-Boy

1978 G-Boy. Polished with Tange "TX Super" forks.
Araya 7B rims with NOS hubs & C-183 tyres.
NOS alloy Nitto bars, Oury grips &  NOS SR stem.
NOS Addicks chainring with Shimano Dura Ace cranks (restored).
Kashimax MX seat, Izumi chain and NOS rat-trap MKS pedals.
Huge thank u to Waza for the frame & Christian (Mr G-boy) for the stickers.
I built this up for our Aussie show & Shine this year (2010)


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

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#2 2010-09-22 9:44pm

Cb Lee
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Re: 1978 G-Boy

Great job on this G-Boy. cool Nice touch with the Rat Traps too.

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#3 2010-09-22 11:55pm

johnng23604
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Re: 1978 G-Boy

Thats sweet!


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 2010-09-23 12:52am

bretto
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From: Gold Coast, Australia
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Re: 1978 G-Boy

Nice bike Mick, you dont see many of them around. Top job.


Where the hell is my car gonna go!

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#5 2010-09-23 11:56am

Oaktown Massive
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Re: 1978 G-Boy

very sweet old school ride.  the weld work on this frame is siiick! nice job puttin' her together.


1 9 7 7   R a c e  I n c.   R A - 7                         1 9 7 9   R e d  L i n e   M X - I I

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#6 2010-09-23 12:14pm

phillyc71
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Re: 1978 G-Boy

wow! awesome bike. love the dura-ace cranks and addicks combo. smile

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#7 2010-09-23 3:06pm

Monster-Robot
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Re: 1978 G-Boy

Top notch as always!!!   

Now if I can just get you Aussies to stop hogging all of the G-Boy fun!!!  wink

Last edited by Monster-Robot (2011-02-12 5:31am)

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#8 2010-09-23 10:38pm

Volcano
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From: Brisbane, Australia
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Re: 1978 G-Boy

Thanks guys. smile
Im really happy with this build. With all the alloy components too...its Super lightweight!

Hey Monster -  we do like our late 70's alloy frames down here in Oz big_smile



Here's some more pics...



http://i485.photobucket.com/albums/rr212/Volcanobmx/Gboy-built-1.jpg

http://i485.photobucket.com/albums/rr212/Volcanobmx/Gboy-built-2.jpg

http://i485.photobucket.com/albums/rr212/Volcanobmx/Gboy-built-3.jpg

http://i485.photobucket.com/albums/rr212/Volcanobmx/Gboy-built-4.jpg

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#9 2010-11-28 5:03am

Brisben
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From: Brisbane, Australia
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Re: 1978 G-Boy

Such a nice build

top work mate!

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#10 2011-02-12 2:35am

coasty
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Re: 1978 G-Boy

Love your work Mick. Top job mate.


70's bmx is where it's at.

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#11 2011-08-29 6:47pm

Iceman2u
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From: Sparks, NV...From San Fernando
Registered: 2009-04-13
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Re: 1978 G-Boy

never seen one of those, nice job on that classic

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