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1981 Kuwahara KZ-1

#1 2013-10-07 10:29am

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1981 Kuwahara KZ-1

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1981 Kuwahara KZ-1

The mighty KZ

Got the lovely f/f from a member here. Thank you Ferries.
Built this for the 2014 calendar build-off (Race Class).
FRAME & FORK:     1981 KUWAHARA KZ1 / TANGE 2H
Components:1.    Handlebar-----Win V bar
2.    Headset-----Tange
3.    Headset Lock Nut-----Suntour
4.    Grips-----OGK 77-17A
5.    Stem-----Suntour MS1100 power stem
6.    Dirt Skirt-----The Original SST   
7.    Brake Lever-----Dia-Compe Tech 2
8.    Brake Cable-----Dia-Compe
9.    Brake Calliper-----Dia-Compe; 1020 front, 901 rear
10.    Brake Pads-----SkywayTuff Pad
11.    Cable Clips-----Dia-Compe
12.    Wheels-----Skyway alloy flange 50th anniversary limited edition
13.    Tires-----Tioga Competition III yellow label
14.    Freewheel-----Shimano MX30 16T
15.    Chain-----Izumi 3/32” black/silver
16.    Chain Ring-----Pro Neck 44T
17.    Power Disk-----Pro Class
18.    Crank-----SR Cosmo Lite 175mm   
19.    Bottom Bracket-----Mongoose 28tpi loose ball
20.    Pedals-----Shimano PD-MX15
21.    Seat Post Clamp-----Suntour Broken Arrow
22.    Seat Post-----Nitto Layback
23.    Seat-----Kashimax




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#2 2013-10-07 11:12am

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Re: 1981 Kuwahara KZ-1

very lovely indeed :cool::cool:


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#3 2013-10-07 6:00pm

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Re: 1981 Kuwahara KZ-1

Axel10 wrote:

very lovely indeed :cool::cool:

Hi Axel... its my fav build so far, its in the calendar build off, gonna upload more pic maybe tonite, thanx dude.
p/s: u look so old :lol::lol:


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#4 2013-10-09 9:28am

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Re: 1981 Kuwahara KZ-1

more photos...

http://i1297.photobucket.com/albums/ag34/johnstamos18/page1_zpse3ad69d5.jpg
http://i1297.photobucket.com/albums/ag34/johnstamos18/page2_zps3514611a.jpg
http://i1297.photobucket.com/albums/ag34/johnstamos18/page3_zpse09c78ae.jpg
http://i1297.photobucket.com/albums/ag34/johnstamos18/page4_zpsb29764b4.jpg
http://i1297.photobucket.com/albums/ag34/johnstamos18/page5_zpsd83f1b4a.jpg
http://i1297.photobucket.com/albums/ag34/johnstamos18/page6_zps7b6fadcc.jpg
http://i1297.photobucket.com/albums/ag34/johnstamos18/page7_zpsbd4f4226.jpg


Bloodied angels fast descending
Moving on a never-bending light
Phantom figures free forever
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#5 2013-10-10 2:25am

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Re: 1981 Kuwahara KZ-1

beautiful photos dude!

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#6 2013-10-10 4:44am

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Borneo4130 wrote:

beautiful photos dude!

Thank Sia. Now comment the bike bro hehehe :cool:


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#7 2013-10-10 5:59am

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Re: 1981 Kuwahara KZ-1

Are you the one holding the bike?


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#8 2013-10-10 6:02am

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Re: 1981 Kuwahara KZ-1

that is sweet bike! what are u using to polish the bike?

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#9 2013-10-10 7:35am

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Axel10 wrote:

Are you the one holding the bike?

;)I didn't realize that. Spot on bro. 43 feeling 13

Last edited by juhara (2013-10-10 7:36am)


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#10 2013-10-10 7:42am

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Re: 1981 Kuwahara KZ-1

Nice picts !.

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#11 2013-10-10 7:59am

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juhara wrote:

Axel10 wrote:

Are you the one holding the bike?

;)I didn't realize that. Spot on bro. 43 feeling 13

WOW! You look like mid 20 something.

I turn 45 this weekend :o


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#12 2013-10-10 8:17am

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deli_mas wrote:

that is sweet bike! what are u using to polish the bike?

Autosol - this german shit works wonders.
http://i1297.photobucket.com/albums/ag34/johnstamos18/photo_zps214b6de0.jpg


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#13 2013-10-10 8:41am

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Axel10 wrote:

juhara wrote:

Axel10 wrote:

Are you the one holding the bike?

;)I didn't realize that. Spot on bro. 43 feeling 13

WOW! You look like mid 20 something.

I turn 45 this weekend :o

:lol::lol:
thats awesome,, HAPPY BIRTHDAY AXEL  ..wow
watching your 94602 and 99864

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#14 2013-10-10 10:26am

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This build with the actual ad is killer. Had my vote since the start. Good luck!!!


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#15 2013-10-21 8:43pm

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Re: 1981 Kuwahara KZ-1

I want the Frame and fork!

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#16 2013-10-25 6:19am

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Awesome build...I loved it...every bids of it...and especially the nice background with all the greens....you're an amazing photographer...keep up the good work bro...

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#17 2013-10-25 7:04am

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Borneo4130 wrote:

I want the Frame and fork!

:cool::cool:


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Moving on a never-bending light
Phantom figures free forever
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#18 2013-10-25 7:06am

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arokoi888 wrote:

Awesome build...I loved it...every bids of it...and especially the nice background with all the greens....you're an amazing photographer...keep up the good work bro...

Thanks kuwi dude :cool: . Wasn't me dear, my nephew a photographer took them pictures. :cool:

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#19 2013-11-14 8:12am

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ChromoCrazy wrote:

This build with the actual ad is killer. Had my vote since the start. Good luck!!!

Thanks a lot for your vote dude. Sorry we didnt win. Just for the record here's the result:
http://i1297.photobucket.com/albums/ag34/johnstamos18/10378607995_2676f13851_b_zps45e8b267.jpg


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#20 2013-11-22 8:10pm

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I love this bike. You should have gotten a spot :cool: Still one of my favorites :D


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#21 2013-11-22 9:07pm

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cruesixx69 wrote:

I love this bike. You should have gotten a spot :cool: Still one of my favorites :D

Thanks my friend. Seems to be u, me & mr. Chromocrazy have the same taste and we didn't get a spot, maybe because too less people like us entered da build off. Haha...Just an opinion. I miss makavelli......


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#22 2015-04-26 12:16am

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This is one of the sweetest builds I have seen.   Nice job on this.   Classic bike. Great taste bro


Wtb another quadangle, I mean hutch no no a redline.  Screw it ship em all in!

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#23 2016-05-30 5:05pm

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KMXBIKES wrote:

This is one of the sweetest builds I have seen.   Nice job on this.   Classic bike. Great taste bro

Thanks bro..:cool::cool:


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