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#1 2008-10-27 7:19am

jace
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1978 GJS A Frame

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1978 GJS A Frame

1978 GJS "A" Frame

1978 GJS "A" frame serial number 702. ACS Z-Rims with stainless spokes, Avocet sealed hubs, Kenda Comp III tires, unknown fork, Vector Bob Haro signature bars, Tioga Bear Trap II headset, Oury grips, Dia Compe Tech II lever, Dia Compe 890 rear brake with Skyway Tuff Pads, Sugino chainring 44T, Cook Brothers bottom bracket, Suntour VX cranks, KKT Lighting pedals, Kashimax Aero seat, Haro seatpost, Tuf Neck clamp, Haro Flo Panel, and California Lite pads.


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#2 2008-10-27 7:41am

Ray
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Re: 1978 GJS A Frame

nice!  I love blue and chrome


!!!!!!!!!!!WANTED 20" LittleJohn forks in  chrome  !!!!!!

common sense is not that common any more

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#3 2008-10-27 1:42pm

momo_torker
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Re: 1978 GJS A Frame

Thats in amazing condition! Take a pic of the forks and I am sure someone here can ID them for you.


Seriously considering a torker/redline midlife crisis project ^_^

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#4 2008-10-27 5:30pm

mroldskool
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Re: 1978 GJS A Frame

Awesome mate..more pics please
Matt


mroldskool on here,  JMCGT elsewhere

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#5 2008-10-28 2:50am

jace
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Re: 1978 GJS A Frame

Thanks for the comments and I will get more pictures up shortly.

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#6 2008-10-28 3:08am

jace
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Re: 1978 GJS A Frame

momo_torker wrote:

Thats in amazing condition! Take a pic of the forks and I am sure someone here can ID them for you.

I did find out that these forks are by Akisu.  When I had the bike as a kid it had the Diamond Back forks with the double slotted dropouts.

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#7 2008-10-28 6:13am

tigerman_48
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Re: 1978 GJS A Frame

What a gem! Love the wheels. Very sharp!

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#8 2008-10-28 1:01pm

phillyc71
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Re: 1978 GJS A Frame

beauty cool

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#9 2008-10-29 8:23pm

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Re: 1978 GJS A Frame

nothin beats the old 70's race bikes.nice ride!!

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#10 2008-11-17 11:07am

PlanetX
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Re: 1978 GJS A Frame

Super sweetness. Awesome you got your old bike back. I think we'd all like to get at least one of ours back, too. Love the old GJSs. ope to get one some day. Cool hub choice, too.


Bikes owned 1978-1989: '78 Schwinn Scrambler 36/36, '78 Redline Proline, '77 Redline MX-II, '79 Thruster, '79 Torker, '77 Roger DeCoster, '80 JMC, '80 Fuji Feather, '81 Boss (STOLEN!), '82 Hutch Pro, '82 Patterson, '83 GT Pro, '83 Profile Champ Pro

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#11 2008-11-17 3:55pm

spadoc79
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Re: 1978 GJS A Frame

sweet!


Oh hell yeah

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#12 2008-11-17 11:12pm

rydah
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Re: 1978 GJS A Frame

very very nice bike, late 70's to early 80's race bikes are something special.

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#13 2008-12-04 6:30pm

cseely
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Re: 1978 GJS A Frame

i like it....
check mine too.

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#14 2010-12-26 7:41pm

Oaktown Massive
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Re: 1978 GJS A Frame

classic, beautiful condition, insta-fav


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#15 2011-03-09 1:46am

erdalicious
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Re: 1978 GJS A Frame

what a sweet bike! Instant fave!


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

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#16 2011-08-05 8:16pm

TH1ST
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Re: 1978 GJS A Frame

pure niceness all around dude !


Babylon  Everyday . . .

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#17 2012-08-03 6:20am

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Re: 1978 GJS A Frame

This has it all...Build History... Race History....and BLUE & CHROME....what more can you ask for?

BMX History and Looks ALL in One Package...VERY NICE.


"If this be treason make the most of it"... "If we don't hang together, we'll all hang separately."

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