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#1 2011-09-15 12:55am

Registered: 2011-07-23
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1983 Redline 600a series three

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1983 Redline 600a series three

scrap steel turned curb candy.

came across this frame in a scrapyard..the rear dropouts were what caught the eye.after some lifting with a pole we removed it from under what looked like a big furnace.
and it turned out to be pretty abused . the forks were cut above the headtube.leaving just the stem tube and  bottom part of the stem pin , sadly this meant having to use another 1" threaded set we had laying around..still trying to free up the original forks..maybe weld a new dropout where the junkyard removed the other one.
found the freestyle bars from a Ross piranha in the same scrapyard..crazy luck on this build..all the parts aside from rims and tires and grips were scavenged.found the stem im running currently on a GT frame we had breifly..working to restore condition of original pedals.various other small stuff will be changing. a work in constant progress.




#2 2011-09-16 4:46am

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From: Canton - Dedham - Harwich, MA
Registered: 2011-05-24
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Re: 1983 Redline 600a series three

My buddy Todd had one of these bitd. always admired it! Get a new stem for this puppy!

What is and what should never be!



#3 2011-09-16 8:39am

From: Panama City, FL
Registered: 2009-01-21
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Re: 1983 Redline 600a series three

Early serial number, good save



#4 2012-01-28 5:11am

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Registered: 2011-08-12
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Re: 1983 Redline 600a series three

Nice save for sure.

It's all for sale. Chrome frames suck. Real men rock reflectors.



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