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#1 2012-02-15 2:24am

TrulyOdd
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1978 GJS A Frame

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1978 GJS A Frame

This is a pre-serial number GJS A-Frame.

This is a 1st gen GJS A-Frame (no serial number or no brace on the brake bride).
Everything on the bike is original finish with original decals.


Purchased from the original owner.  Frame and forks were always together.


Frame: 1978 GJS A-Frame
Fork: TANGE TX-500
Bars: RACE INC. Chromoly
Grips: OAKLEY 1
Stem: ADDICKS
Headset: TANGE MX
Rims: ARAYA 7B (1st gen)
Hubs: PHIL WOOD (1st gen)
Tires: MITSUBOSHI Silver Star Comp II (fat/skinny)
Brake Calipers: SHIMANO Tourney
Lever: SHIMANO 'Charlie Narley' TEAM LEVER 'Trickery' (black sleeve)
Brake Shoes: MATTHAUSER (finned)
Seat: ELINA Super Pro (leather)
Post: RACE INC. Chromoly
Seatclamp: POWERLITE PL-1
Cranks: TAKAGI MX (1st gen)
Pedals: KKT Rat Trap
Spider: PHIL WOOD 130bcd
Chain: D.I.D.
Chainring: SHIMANO
Chainring Bolts: SHIMANO
Freewheel: SHIMANO 333
Pad: BICYCLE MOTOCROSS ACTION

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#2 2012-02-15 4:14am

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Re: 1978 GJS A Frame

dude ...the ever elusive addicks stem . awesome build ...great job . perfect in my honest opinion .
dion


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#3 2012-02-15 4:57am

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Re: 1978 GJS A Frame

That is one sweet-looking ride and an instant fave!! cool

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#4 2012-02-15 5:21am

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Re: 1978 GJS A Frame

Ditto with Dion!!! Yowzers!

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#5 2012-02-15 6:06am

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Re: 1978 GJS A Frame

Nice !  Very "real"  looking!!  Love to see opc on a build tongue


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#6 2012-02-15 6:33am

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Re: 1978 GJS A Frame

Simply one of my favorite bikes on the planet. Awesome build!

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#7 2012-02-15 9:03am

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Re: 1978 GJS A Frame

cool


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#8 2012-02-15 9:44am

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Re: 1978 GJS A Frame

Winning


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#9 2012-02-15 10:11am

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Re: 1978 GJS A Frame

perfectly put together.  man, that stem is really the icing on the cake!  very nice!


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#10 2012-02-15 12:36pm

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Re: 1978 GJS A Frame

appreciating the comments! cool


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#11 2012-02-17 1:08pm

daygogt96
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Re: 1978 GJS A Frame

Oh wow, this made my day.   Hope to see it in person in June...  damn.


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#12 2012-02-17 1:12pm

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Re: 1978 GJS A Frame

Top Shelf build mate....awesome !!!!


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#13 2012-02-19 4:00pm

TrulyOdd
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Re: 1978 GJS A Frame

thanks.  i'll definitely be bringing it out in june.


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#14 2012-05-04 12:25am

se666
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Re: 1978 GJS A Frame

BAM...GJS game over!!!


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#15 2012-05-04 12:28am

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Re: 1978 GJS A Frame

things DON'T get any better than that, simply perfect cool


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#16 2012-12-22 1:40pm

Devo
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Re: 1978 GJS A Frame

Sweet cool


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#17 2013-09-01 6:54pm

TrulyOdd
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Re: 1978 GJS A Frame

appreciate it fellas.


WANTED:  Anything from Star Products, Rebel, BXC or White Bear.

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#18 2013-09-01 8:37pm

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Re: 1978 GJS A Frame

now this is a perfect late 70's bmx bike, F/N sweet. big_smile

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#19 2013-09-02 3:59pm

TrulyOdd
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Re: 1978 GJS A Frame

thanks rydah cool


WANTED:  Anything from Star Products, Rebel, BXC or White Bear.

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#20 2014-04-30 5:45am

JoeKat
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Re: 1978 GJS A Frame

Crap, this is the bike I want to be when I grow up lol

Perfect build cool


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#21 2014-12-09 2:47am

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Re: 1978 GJS A Frame

this is a sik bike bro, absolutely perfect!!!! got me a 79 from a mate & once i get it i'm on the hunt for bits! i hope to have it looking as rad as yours (without that dope addics stem though) big_smile
TOP notch my friend…….. killa coolcoolcool

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#22 2014-12-09 3:33pm

TrulyOdd
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Re: 1978 GJS A Frame

Texasbmx wrote:

olnordicflyer wrote:

this is a sik bike bro, absolutely perfect!!!! got me a 79 from a mate & once i get it i'm on the hunt for bits! i hope to have it looking as rad as yours (without that dope addics stem though) big_smile
TOP notch my friend…….. killa coolcoolcool

Can I see some pics of it? This one is ACTH a 79 too.... Mark MC did a whole post about it on bmxsociety, how there's no proof of any GJS being available in 1978.

Is it a pre serial?

with all due respect to mark....there were GJS's out in 78.   jeff has said so.


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#23 2014-12-10 3:07am

daripper
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Re: 1978 GJS A Frame

again.... what a bike, awesome !!!!


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#24 2017-08-24 3:26pm

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Re: 1978 GJS A Frame

Awesome cool

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#25 2018-02-23 2:25pm

TrulyOdd
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Re: 1978 GJS A Frame

thanks guys. cool


WANTED:  Anything from Star Products, Rebel, BXC or White Bear.

I buy/sell/trade vinyl records. Hip Hop, Rock, Funk, Reggae etc.
LP's, 45’s & 12" singles (even cassettes) -  hit me up

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