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1978 Mongoose Motomag

#1 2007-09-16 10:23am

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1978 Mongoose Motomag

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1978 Mongoose Motomag

OLD SCHOOL MONGOOSE FRAME & FORK PAINTED FIRE RED CANDY. THIS IS A CHATSWORTH MADE FRAME (CI8) 1978. LOOKS GREAT AND SHARP. NO CRACKS OR DENTS. THE STICKERS ARE REPRODUCTION. NOS Suntour Stem, seat clamp, fluted alloy seat post, Sumo rims with KT hubs, Snakebelly type tires. I love the way the Gold pops out against the red frame/fork.


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Ezekiel 25:17 ~ "The path of the righteous man is beset on all sides by the inequities of the selfish and the tyranny of evil men....."

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#2 2007-09-22 2:22pm

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Re: 1978 Mongoose Motomag

thats some thing


Was born in Augsburg Germany and lived there for
6 years.          MONGOOSE FREAK

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#3 2007-09-29 11:05am

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Very cool. The gold is great, brings back that lovin BMX feeling.

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#4 2007-10-09 7:03pm

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great color scheme.....it could be a distant relative of my d-back....great work!!!!!

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#5 2007-10-25 9:13am

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fulfillment wrote:

great color scheme.....it could be a distant relative of my d-back....great work!!!!!

That DiamondBack would look sweet parked next to this in my garage!  I wish I had a set of gold 3pc alloy cranks for this like your DB has.  Got any extras?..lol


Grammar is important. Capital letters are the difference between helping your Uncle Jack off a horse, and helping your uncle jack off a horse.

Ezekiel 25:17 ~ "The path of the righteous man is beset on all sides by the inequities of the selfish and the tyranny of evil men....."

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#6 2007-12-09 8:08am

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great looking bike

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#7 2008-02-25 7:32am

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SWEET GOOSE!!!


Always looking for Cook Bros. parts or 26" f/f.
Will not sell to bennyt4130!!

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#8 2008-08-21 12:36am

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That is one of the nicest geese ever, in the few months that I owned it after I bought it off you I couldn't stop looking at it. I hope you enjoy having your bike back :)

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#9 2008-08-23 12:19pm

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I'm definately glad to have this one back and will be holding onto it indefinately!  I learned my lesson :lol:
I took a few new pics of it today Alex with the chain on it.  I need a red non-aero seat for it if anyone has one for sale.


Grammar is important. Capital letters are the difference between helping your Uncle Jack off a horse, and helping your uncle jack off a horse.

Ezekiel 25:17 ~ "The path of the righteous man is beset on all sides by the inequities of the selfish and the tyranny of evil men....."

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#10 2008-08-29 9:26pm

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Mofo, I'll trade you my bug for that goose.  lol

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#11 2008-09-15 11:22am

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badmofo wrote:

Actually, I sold this bike a little while ago to Blue_Max and he was cool enough to sell it back to me.  I learned a lesson from that, and won't be doing that again!  :D  Thanks for the compliments!

It was definately a nice bike, I just couldn't bring myself to ride it and did not have the space to hang it on a wall and display it.  glad to hear that your enjoying it back :)  let me know if you find a non red aero seat, I might have one.  i'll check and get back to you. I could really use the aero seat thats on the bike you have, maybe we could trade if I still have one around.

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#12 2008-10-10 3:58am

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This bike looks like it came with a happy meal. Ronald McDonald would be proud

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#13 2008-10-10 7:57am

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Thats a nice goose.. Same colors my brother goose was when we where little..Only difference his had three piece cranks.

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#14 2008-10-11 10:11am

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Gold wrote:

This bike looks like it came with a happy meal. Ronald McDonald would be proud

I'm not sure if that's a compliment or an insult :P


Grammar is important. Capital letters are the difference between helping your Uncle Jack off a horse, and helping your uncle jack off a horse.

Ezekiel 25:17 ~ "The path of the righteous man is beset on all sides by the inequities of the selfish and the tyranny of evil men....."

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#15 2008-10-11 10:19am

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Come on now, don't compare Mofo's bikes to McDonalds crap, I picture this bike with a 70's bikini model with big hair!

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#16 2008-10-15 1:19pm

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Wow.   Welcome to the age of 11 again.....

Friggin awesome, this bike would have ruled my old neighborhood.

Drool....

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#17 2009-03-06 12:28pm

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Scored a Chrome '78 goose  with chrome(polished) Suntour stem Suntour seat clamp, with fluted seat post all for 10.00 bucks:D :D



very good condition :cool: :cool:

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#18 2009-04-08 10:19pm

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How much you want for it??lookin for one,but i really prefer one thats crome..

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#19 2009-04-29 4:38pm

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Great color combo on that 'goose.

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#20 2009-09-24 2:46pm

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Re: 1978 Mongoose Motomag

Old School!


Check out the Lawrence Area Recreational Riders Initiative (LARRI) web site!  Help us bring ABA BMX racing to Lawrence, Ks!
LARRI-BMX.com

Rock Chalk Jayhawk!

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#21 2010-05-15 9:21pm

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Re: 1978 Mongoose Motomag

Tony Stark would ride this bike!

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#22 2010-05-21 7:37pm

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Tony Skark would rock this bike!!

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#23 2010-05-21 7:40pm

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Cool Roy wrote:

Tony Stark would ride this bike!

Cool Roy wrote:

Tony Skark would rock this bike!!

Echo, echo, echo....

:D


Grammar is important. Capital letters are the difference between helping your Uncle Jack off a horse, and helping your uncle jack off a horse.

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#24 2010-07-09 2:58pm

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Re: 1978 Mongoose Motomag

Stunning bike!


What have I become, my sweetest friend? Everyone, I know goes away in the end.  ~ NIN Hurt

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#25 2010-07-10 10:55pm

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Thanks Duck!  :D

New Signature?  :)


Grammar is important. Capital letters are the difference between helping your Uncle Jack off a horse, and helping your uncle jack off a horse.

Ezekiel 25:17 ~ "The path of the righteous man is beset on all sides by the inequities of the selfish and the tyranny of evil men....."

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