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#1 2018-01-12 11:50am

Kurt_Rad
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Scored my next project. Powerlite.

New project in the works. Looked ridiculous when I got it but now that it's down the to the bones I see way more potential. One small brake repair to figure out. I might even convert to threadless if I can find a fork I'd like to use.

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Last edited by Kurt_Rad (2018-01-12 11:51am)


Chainwheel teeth ÷ freewheel teeth x wheel diameter in inches = gear inches.

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#2 2018-01-12 11:53am

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Re: Scored my next project. Powerlite.

Man I dig that one!  Don't ask me why though but that prismatic decal wrap reminded me immediately of Olympic ribbon dancing....haha

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#3 2018-01-12 11:59am

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Re: Scored my next project. Powerlite.

yeah it looks good all cleaned up.  Going to a killer build!  cool


My Father once spoke to me and said "The way you look at your bike is the way I see My children, I look past the imperfections and rough surfaces to the beauty of the finished product."

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#4 2018-01-12 12:03pm

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Re: Scored my next project. Powerlite.

wow big_smile

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#5 2018-01-12 12:15pm

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Re: Scored my next project. Powerlite.

tacochris wrote:

Man I dig that one!  Don't ask me why though but that prismatic decal wrap reminded me immediately of Olympic ribbon dancing....haha

http://uploads.bmxmuseum.com/user-image … 124ace.jpg

They were kind of pretty smile


Chainwheel teeth ÷ freewheel teeth x wheel diameter in inches = gear inches.

Wanted: Always looking for midschool stuff.





[img]http://uploads.bmxmuseum.com/user-images/56126/img_053859d1cd019a.png[/img]

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#6 2018-01-12 12:35pm

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Re: Scored my next project. Powerlite.

Yer leaving that for character, right? lol


Damn Glad to be here!

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#7 2018-01-12 12:46pm

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Re: Scored my next project. Powerlite.

JUGGARNAUT wrote:

Yer leaving that for character, right? lol

Too late sad


Chainwheel teeth ÷ freewheel teeth x wheel diameter in inches = gear inches.

Wanted: Always looking for midschool stuff.





[img]http://uploads.bmxmuseum.com/user-images/56126/img_053859d1cd019a.png[/img]

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#8 2018-01-12 12:59pm

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Re: Scored my next project. Powerlite.

Another cool project. smile


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#9 2018-01-12 1:02pm

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Re: Scored my next project. Powerlite.

Thread needs more ribbon dancing big_smile

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#10 2018-01-12 1:10pm

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Re: Scored my next project. Powerlite.

BRICKOS2 wrote:

Thread needs more ribbon dancing big_smile

Guys-I went to the Doctor and He said I NEED MORE RIBBON DANCING! lol Nice Pick up Kurt! cool

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#11 2018-01-12 1:19pm

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Re: Scored my next project. Powerlite.

Nice score! I always liked those beefy stems. Just like those thick Profile ones. And of course those 4pc bars cool


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#12 2018-01-12 1:20pm

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Re: Scored my next project. Powerlite.

BRICKOS2 wrote:

Thread needs more ribbon dancing big_smile

yup.


My Father once spoke to me and said "The way you look at your bike is the way I see My children, I look past the imperfections and rough surfaces to the beauty of the finished product."

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#13 2018-01-12 1:22pm

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Re: Scored my next project. Powerlite.

http://uploads.bmxmuseum.com/user-images/9048/gay-ribbon-dancers5a59270361.jpg


My Father once spoke to me and said "The way you look at your bike is the way I see My children, I look past the imperfections and rough surfaces to the beauty of the finished product."

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#14 2018-01-12 1:23pm

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Re: Scored my next project. Powerlite.

xtremevert wrote:

http://uploads.bmxmuseum.com/user-images/9048/gay-ribbon-dancers5a59270361.jpg

Edmonton area vintage bmx club summer gathering?


Chainwheel teeth ÷ freewheel teeth x wheel diameter in inches = gear inches.

Wanted: Always looking for midschool stuff.





[img]http://uploads.bmxmuseum.com/user-images/56126/img_053859d1cd019a.png[/img]

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#15 2018-01-12 1:26pm

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Re: Scored my next project. Powerlite.

Kurt_Rad wrote:

Edmonton area vintage bmx club summer gathering?

lol  Ribbon dancing is HUGE in Edmonton!  lol


My Father once spoke to me and said "The way you look at your bike is the way I see My children, I look past the imperfections and rough surfaces to the beauty of the finished product."

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#16 2018-01-12 1:28pm

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Re: Scored my next project. Powerlite.

xtremevert wrote:

Kurt_Rad wrote:

Edmonton area vintage bmx club summer gathering?

lol  Ribbon dancing is HUGE in Edmonton!  lol

I know. I've been to Fringe Festival


Chainwheel teeth ÷ freewheel teeth x wheel diameter in inches = gear inches.

Wanted: Always looking for midschool stuff.





[img]http://uploads.bmxmuseum.com/user-images/56126/img_053859d1cd019a.png[/img]

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#17 2018-01-12 2:27pm

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Re: Scored my next project. Powerlite.

Kurt_Rad wrote:

Edmonton area vintage bmx club summer gathering?

The bike show judges. lol


Cool bike. Can't wait to see what you do wit it.

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#18 2018-01-12 2:49pm

xtremevert
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Re: Scored my next project. Powerlite.

zman0803 wrote:

Kurt_Rad wrote:

Edmonton area vintage bmx club summer gathering?

The bike show judges. lol


Cool bike. Can't wait to see what you do wit it.

lol  that was a good one too!!!  lol


My Father once spoke to me and said "The way you look at your bike is the way I see My children, I look past the imperfections and rough surfaces to the beauty of the finished product."

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#19 2018-01-12 2:50pm

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Re: Scored my next project. Powerlite.

zman0803 wrote:

Kurt_Rad wrote:

Edmonton area vintage bmx club summer gathering?

The bike show judges. lol
Lol

Cool bike. Can't wait to see what you do wit it.


Damn Glad to be here!

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#20 2018-01-12 4:11pm

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Re: Scored my next project. Powerlite.

lollol


I'm too old for what????

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#21 2018-01-12 5:05pm

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Re: Scored my next project. Powerlite.

Kastan bars???

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#22 2018-01-12 5:14pm

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Re: Scored my next project. Powerlite.

WoodyboysBMX wrote:

Kastan bars???

97 Powerlite bars


Chainwheel teeth ÷ freewheel teeth x wheel diameter in inches = gear inches.

Wanted: Always looking for midschool stuff.





[img]http://uploads.bmxmuseum.com/user-images/56126/img_053859d1cd019a.png[/img]

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#23 2018-01-12 5:18pm

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Re: Scored my next project. Powerlite.

Run odyssey for or pitchfork for the 11/8


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#24 2018-01-12 6:07pm

justlive
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Re: Scored my next project. Powerlite.

Kurt_Rad wrote:

WoodyboysBMX wrote:

Kastan bars???

97 Powerlite bars

+1 Used those same bars on my son's Performer.


-"The only thing I'm good at is riding this bike"
-"I've come here to chew bubble gum and kick ass. And I'm all out of bubble gum"
-"Who's the fella that owns this shit hole"
-"As a Union Machinist that takes immense pride in his work and work ethic I want to totally motherf*ck you...but you're not a bad dude so I guess I'll just leave this instead" - Burning River
-"pound me in the ass Hutch pink" - IPD

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#25 2018-01-12 6:18pm

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Re: Scored my next project. Powerlite.

Nice Find Kurt!!!
I have a NOS POWERLITE FS F/F I haven't built up yet...

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WTB - 88 SKYWAY TA 280 FORKS

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