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#1 2011-10-14 1:20am

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1984 Rickman Racing Pro

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1984 Rickman Racing Pro

My Rickman Racing Pro,  a handcrafted bmx from U.K.  Known as brazed frame/fork. It has 531 Reynolds tubing and is very sought for buy British collectors. Just a proud piece of British bmx history.


Frame: Rickman frame
Forks: Rickman forks
Handlebars: Mcs pro handlebars
Plate: Haro Series 1
Headset: Tioga beartrap II & Tioga headlock
Padset: Repro Rickmann Racing (special thanks to Firebird)
Grips: Oakley II
Stem: Pro Neck
Seatpost: unknown chrome laidback
Seat: Kashimax MX
Seatclamp: Dia Compe double bolted
Crank: Takagi 170 - 44t Takagi chainring
BB: Takagi
Pedals: Mks bmx 10
Chain: Chrome DID
Brake: Dia Compe Mx 1000
Brakelever: Dia compe pre bent
Rims: Araya 7x 20 x 1.75
Hubs: Suntour
Tyres: Tioga comp III rainbow 20 x 2.125 & 1.75


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#2 2011-10-14 2:04am

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Re: 1984 Rickman Racing Pro

Restoration history and bigger pics.

The score
http://i784.photobucket.com/albums/yy128/spartacus-css/Rickman%20racing/rickmanracing1.jpg
http://i784.photobucket.com/albums/yy128/spartacus-css/Rickman%20racing/rickmanracing.jpg

Breakdown & Serial# = 25 001 002476
http://i784.photobucket.com/albums/yy128/spartacus-css/Rickman%20racing/IMGP3271.jpg
http://i784.photobucket.com/albums/yy128/spartacus-css/Rickman%20racing/IMGP3276.jpg
http://i784.photobucket.com/albums/yy128/spartacus-css/Rickman%20racing/IMGP3273.jpg
http://i784.photobucket.com/albums/yy128/spartacus-css/Rickman%20racing/IMGP3275.jpg

The frame after a good polish
http://i784.photobucket.com/albums/yy128/spartacus-css/Rickman%20racing/IMGP3319.jpg
http://i784.photobucket.com/albums/yy128/spartacus-css/Rickman%20racing/IMGP3325.jpg
http://i784.photobucket.com/albums/yy128/spartacus-css/Rickman%20racing/IMGP3320.jpg

The brazed tubes
http://i784.photobucket.com/albums/yy128/spartacus-css/Rickman%20racing/IMGP33192.jpg
http://i784.photobucket.com/albums/yy128/spartacus-css/Rickman%20racing/IMGP33202.jpg
http://i784.photobucket.com/albums/yy128/spartacus-css/Rickman%20racing/IMGP33212.jpg

Catalogue
http://i784.photobucket.com/albums/yy128/spartacus-css/Rickman%20racing/03092007455.jpg
http://i784.photobucket.com/albums/yy128/spartacus-css/Rickman%20racing/130320111069.jpg



The build as finished
http://img266.imageshack.us/img266/5949/imgp3459c.jpg
http://img607.imageshack.us/img607/9990/imgp3465.jpg
http://img714.imageshack.us/img714/1727/imgp3472c.jpg

http://img7.imageshack.us/img7/8862/imgp3485h.jpg

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#3 2011-10-14 2:08am

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Re: 1984 Rickman Racing Pro

very clean build!!! one of your best build IMO! coolcool


WTB: * Oakley F1 grips black/yellow * all KKT FMX/LMX Pedals * Skyway Tuff Graphite pedals/cages * nos red Oakley 2 right side only * nos red Oakley 1 left side only * nos chrome KKT FMX left side pedal 9/16


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#4 2011-10-15 6:47am

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Re: 1984 Rickman Racing Pro

Perfect - congratulations on an immaculate build!


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#5 2012-07-12 10:42am

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Re: 1984 Rickman Racing Pro

A-M-A-Z-I-N-G


Just a kid in an old body

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#6 2013-03-23 1:25pm

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Re: 1984 Rickman Racing Pro

Beautiful Khaled !


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#7 2013-07-03 1:04pm

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Re: 1984 Rickman Racing Pro

Nicely done fella!!cool


........26" Comp 3 skinwall 1.75s needed, porkchops will do..
........Kastan 24'' Strut wanted.......Anyone?
........RNC Crank arm also needed..a l/h 180...?

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#8 2013-12-11 9:36am

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Re: 1984 Rickman Racing Pro

Exquisite work (both by the craftsman who made this and the cool guy who restored it!)

cool


Does the Tin Man have a sheet metal willie?

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#9 2013-12-11 9:48am

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Re: 1984 Rickman Racing Pro

KoolAidMan wrote:

Exquisite work (both by the craftsman who made this and the cool guy who restored it!)

cool

Thanks Ivan - I see you're digging those brazed welds.....  wink


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#10 2013-12-11 5:18pm

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Re: 1984 Rickman Racing Pro

Spartacus wrote:

KoolAidMan wrote:

Exquisite work (both by the craftsman who made this and the cool guy who restored it!)

cool

Thanks Ivan - I see you're digging those brazed welds.....  wink

Heck yes, this guy was a true master.
http://masterplan.borec.cz/images/judas_priest/british_steel_full.jpg


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#11 2014-09-24 10:00pm

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Re: 1984 Rickman Racing Pro

Aw jeeez Ive been wanting one these since I started collecting and saw one . Not because my name is Rick . Those are so flippin cool , but all on the other side of the pond .  I would be very lucky to find one that traveled here and havent yet. Saved to my faves

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#12 2014-11-08 4:06am

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Re: 1984 Rickman Racing Pro

From time to time I come back to this bike. I'm still lovin it.


Just a kid in an old body

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