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1987 Mongoose M-1

#1 2013-10-19 11:30am

skywaychump
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1987 Mongoose M-1

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1987 Mongoose M-1

Resto-modded

1987 Mongoose M-1, painted and stickered as an '85.
Built for my son, this is a mish-mash of parts I had laying around.Thankfully, my son loves it!
F/F  1987 Mongoose M-1Decals  BMX Products, 1985 M-1Stem  MongooseBars  Mongoose Pro-Class hi-tenGrips  Snafu Dave MirraCranks  MongoosePedals  VP-565Power Disc  generic '80sChainring  Porkchop 44tBolts  SuginoFreewheel  generic 18tWheels OGKTires  Ritchey Speedmax 2.1 front 1.95 rearSeat  VeloClamp  generic, polished (formerly black)Post  generic chromolyBrakes  Dia Compe 1020 caliper, Tech IV lever
Additions  Cal Lite checkered stem pad, Trick Tops dice valve caps

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#2 2013-10-19 6:37pm

skywaychump
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Re: 1987 Mongoose M-1

This is what it started life as;

http://i689.photobucket.com/albums/vv257/mohara1212/IMG_20130817_143754_472_zps0ae2d89e.jpg

Here's the thread from when my son and I scored it;

http://bmxmuseum.com/forums/viewtopic.php?id=534548

This was a fun and frenzied build. I promised him he could ride it at Octoberfest of BMX.
Some people came through for sure (thanks Pat, Paul, Chaby). He rode the heck out of it.

http://i689.photobucket.com/albums/vv257/mohara1212/IMG_20131013_142600_825_zps5727c995.jpg


[img]https://s3.amazonaws.com/uploads.bmxmuseum.com/user-images/27489/ta5964a92927.jpg[/img]
A lie goes around the world in the morning while the truth is still putting it's pants on.
"Fear can hold you prisoner, hope can set you free." - Red
"So shines a good deed in a weary world."
"The worst time to get a heart attack is during a game of charades."  Demetri Martin
"Beware the wrath of a patient man."

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#3 2016-09-19 6:27pm

skywaychump
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Re: 1987 Mongoose M-1

Here is a more recent (although obscured) picture.

http://i689.photobucket.com/albums/vv257/mohara1212/IMG_20160707_175447992_HDR_zpssbk4uxep.jpg


My son still loves that M1 (in checkers).
This bike is ridden and loved.


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A lie goes around the world in the morning while the truth is still putting it's pants on.
"Fear can hold you prisoner, hope can set you free." - Red
"So shines a good deed in a weary world."
"The worst time to get a heart attack is during a game of charades."  Demetri Martin
"Beware the wrath of a patient man."

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