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1983 Mongoose Californian

1983 Mongoose Californian

I built this for a friend who had one back in the day.

1983 Mongoose Californian frame/fork with original finish and new decals from BMX Products
Pro size Mongoose Pro Class handlebars with original finish
Pro Class rims with Suzue hubs, original matching set that came off of a survivor I picked up some time ago, just cleaned them up and added homemade rim strips
Pro Class brake calipers with nos Lee Chi Tech III levers
Pro Class disc with Takagi chain ring
SR tubular crank
SR P-468 pedals
SR MS-422 stem
Viscount Aero seat, nos with OG guts
Mongoose MX hinged seat clamp
seat post unknown but era correct, came off of an old survivor I picked up some time ago
bottom bracket unknown but era correct, pulled from spare parts bin
Tioga headset with Mongoose stamped top nut
Suntour BMX freewheel
new Mongoose grips from BMX Products
Cheng Shin Compe III tires
reproduction pad set