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1983 Mongoose Californian

#1 2012-06-13 12:54am

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1983 Mongoose Californian

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1983 Mongoose Californian

my rider

finally got this baby on the road, thanks to alot of members here on the museum.
special thanks to the bmxmuseum for making it possible. parts list
frame- mongoose californian 1983 serial - M3.......frork- mongoose californian 83handle bars- GT but will be replaced with OG pads- mongoose stem- SR sakaebrakes- pro classbrake pads- dia compewheels- skyway IIfree wheel- suntourchain wheel- pro class disc, sr 271 chain wheelcrank- cosmo lite pedals- sr 468chain- izumigrips- mongoose seat- viscount aeroseat clamp- suntour (rechromed)seat post- crmo laybackbottom bracket- mongoose stampedheadset- mongoose stampeddecals- originals


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#2 2012-06-13 1:21am

novabmx
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Re: 1983 Mongoose Californian

NICE!

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#3 2012-06-13 4:01am

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Re: 1983 Mongoose Californian

looks good mate

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#4 2012-06-13 6:26am

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Re: 1983 Mongoose Californian

Cheers boys.... It's an Awsome rider ! Real head turner


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#5 2012-06-13 7:04am

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Re: 1983 Mongoose Californian

Very nice, i have a 83 cali frame with supergoose forks i'm getting my parts together for. Inspiration big_smile


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#6 2012-06-13 7:50am

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Re: 1983 Mongoose Californian

U going original ? I tryed to but pro class parts are so tempting. Wanted to run skyways for my rider so I didn't fit pro class wheels. Glw ur build would love to see how it turns out


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#7 2012-06-16 10:55pm

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Re: 1983 Mongoose Californian

Looks great!


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#8 2012-06-16 11:25pm

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Re: 1983 Mongoose Californian

cool lookin goose bud! wink


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 wink
I'm also johnng23604 at "Retro-goose", "VintageBMX" & "RADbmx"

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#9 2012-06-18 3:26pm

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Re: 1983 Mongoose Californian

Thanks boys, much appreciated and thanks to all the members that made it possible uz know who u are, she rides like a dream !!


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#10 2012-09-09 11:30am

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Re: 1983 Mongoose Californian

Nice bike. It looks great with the mags, and
I love to see these with the complete pad set.
                               cool


What I should have said, was nothing.

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#11 2012-09-09 2:40pm

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Re: 1983 Mongoose Californian

Cheers bro, changed a couple of bits since the pics will update soon


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#12 2012-09-09 3:08pm

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Re: 1983 Mongoose Californian

That mongoose looks sharp nice job.big_smile

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#13 2012-09-26 4:26am

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Re: 1983 Mongoose Californian

i have 2 set's of mongoose pro class bars , somewhere in the shed . i'll look tomorrow and get back to you , i have no need for them ! / mark

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#14 2012-09-26 4:55am

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Re: 1983 Mongoose Californian

Ok kool Lmk
Cheers


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#15 2012-09-27 3:27pm

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Re: 1983 Mongoose Californian

Updated the pics


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#16 2014-02-15 8:31pm

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Re: 1983 Mongoose Californian

Nice goose.  You got some badass bikes!

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#17 2014-03-18 7:57am

HULK
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Re: 1983 Mongoose Californian

Thanks mate. Unfortunately sold this awhile ago. Still have for bikes left.
The GT pro, EK torker , trickster and turbo which are never leaving my side smile


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