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1981 Blue Max

#1 2009-05-28 1:00pm

ben peirce
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1981 Blue Max

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1981 Blue Max

Blue Max (CA1) made in January of 81 the very first of the 81 series.

First pics of restoration are era correct decals and a tange motocross chrome/blue headset and Blue shimano hubs laced to Ukai's with blue ashia spokes. 
Complete:
Wheels: Ukiai 7c with Shimano VIA hubs - blue Ashai spokes - Motocross tyres
Cranks/Pedals: NOS Dura-Ace 3-piece - shimano 42T chainring - Chrome KKT ratraps - Gold Izumi chain
Bars/Headset/stem: Mongoose Gold Stem - Original SS Mongoose bars - Original Mongoose Grips - Chrome/blue tange motocross headset 
Seat: NOS Kashimax FIVE GOLD "Blue suede" seat - Gold DX shimano Seat/Post - NOS MX D/Compe Seat clamp.
Brakes: Baxk Shimano set up - shimano dura-ace cable clamps

That's my build   


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#2 2009-06-25 5:33pm

woogyboogy
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Re: 1981 Blue Max

Can't wait to see it completed!


"Don't try to frighten us with your sorcerer's ways, Lord Vader. Your sad devotion to that ancient religion has not helped you conjure up the stolen data tapes or given you clairvoyance enough to find the Rebels' hidden fortre..."*choke*
"I find your lack of faith disturbing."

[img]http://i1043.photobucket.com/albums/b434/woogyboogy/admiralchoke.jpg[/img]

WANTED - PRO CLASS CRUISER BARS-MINTY PAIR OF 20" PRO CLASS HOOPS-MOTOMAG FRONT BEARING CUPS-NOS RED MONGOOSE VISCOUNT SEAT-

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#3 2009-07-02 3:20am

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Re: 1981 Blue Max

Wow! I really like it! Looks great completed! Nice job!


"Don't try to frighten us with your sorcerer's ways, Lord Vader. Your sad devotion to that ancient religion has not helped you conjure up the stolen data tapes or given you clairvoyance enough to find the Rebels' hidden fortre..."*choke*
"I find your lack of faith disturbing."

[img]http://i1043.photobucket.com/albums/b434/woogyboogy/admiralchoke.jpg[/img]

WANTED - PRO CLASS CRUISER BARS-MINTY PAIR OF 20" PRO CLASS HOOPS-MOTOMAG FRONT BEARING CUPS-NOS RED MONGOOSE VISCOUNT SEAT-

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#4 2009-07-02 3:23am

DaWiz3721
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Re: 1981 Blue Max

Daddy want one, bad. DROOL

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#5 2009-07-02 5:34am

ben peirce
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Re: 1981 Blue Max

DaWiz3721 wrote:

Daddy want one, bad. DROOL

Yer Cost me more and then some to build her, very costly but happy with end results.

Benny :)

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#6 2009-12-11 12:18am

johnng23604
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Re: 1981 Blue Max

Wow!
Your white bluemax makes me want to paint mine.
Hummmmm, nah.
I leave mine nickel.
Sweet ride ya got though.


I'm looking for the following frames, frame & forks or completes by BMX products:
MotoTrac (nickle or chrome), Racer-X or a Super-X (with the double gussets).
Thanks ;)
I'm also johnng23604 at "Retro-goose", "VintageBMX" & "RADbmx"

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#7 2009-12-11 1:36am

scared*of*spiders
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Re: 1981 Blue Max

Absolutely gorgeous !!

Mine is later than that - still has the gusset but has the later rear dropouts.

Took me years to find one here in Oz.

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#8 2009-12-13 3:55am

restoredude
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Re: 1981 Blue Max

nice blue max my friend...did you know you put the big sticker on the wrong tube?  should have been the downtube!
very nice color choice, i am thinking of powdering mine because yours looks sooooooooo sweeeeet.

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#9 2010-02-13 10:04pm

OldJagBMXer
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Re: 1981 Blue Max

Very nice Max. Great to see a White Max for a change. Also if your interested in seeing a :DJet Black Max have a look at mine. Re-gards Steve :)

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#10 2010-05-07 10:16am

raschrist
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Re: 1981 Blue Max

Very RAD


Looking for REbel racing, Blazer Racing  and Kuwahara Race stuff. Old School Rules!

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#11 2012-04-21 1:20pm

286fsts
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Re: 1981 Blue Max

dope! fav


my post's # is low cuz I spend most of my time in the for sale section and all of my posts wind up getting deleted :/

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#12 2012-08-01 4:27pm

EVILK82
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Re: 1981 Blue Max

Wow!

Que linda! ( So pretty ).

I love the way this beauty looks and awesome setup!

Definitely a FAV!


I'm not BAD but i can be EVIL! LETS RIDE FLATLAND!!

More Faster, More Crazier, More Evil!!!
Evilk82 Returns!

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#13 2014-01-09 10:07pm

gti52
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Re: 1981 Blue Max

Looks sweet in white.


Looking for shimano BMX frame/handlebar pads

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#14 2014-06-14 4:01pm

cruesixx69
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Re: 1981 Blue Max

Love this bike :cool: Total 80's. I am on the hunt for one. Excellent build!


Cancer is not a death sentence. I am living proof. :)


Needs=82' National Pro Long frame. Want one bad!!!!
Needs=80' Malvern Star Super Max frame and fork
Needs=79' Team Jag or 80' Jag
               :) :) :)

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#15 2016-07-05 10:59pm

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Re: 1981 Blue Max

Love how you flipped the forks and change of decal placement....sick.

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