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1981 Champion 26

#1 2014-08-23 9:44pm

route66
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1981 Champion 26

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1981 Champion 26

This is one of the best riding 26" cruisers I have. I bought this frame/fork from another member here and built it up as you see it. She is almost a exact twin to my chrome one. Hope you guys like it

All parts are original finish.

Parts breakdown:
Frame:Chrome, 26" Champion cruiser
Fork: Chrome, 26" Champion cruiser
Bars: Chrome, Champion cruiser (stamped)
Stem: Red, Cook Brothers slant
Headset: Red, Hatta MX-100
Saddle: Black, Cinelli unicanitor leather
Seat Post: Chrome, Champion (stamped)
Seat clamp: Red, Cook Brothers
Rims: Red, Araya 7x (26x2.175)
Hubs: Red/Silver, 1st gen Cook Brothers
Freewheel: Black, Suntour 17t
Chain ring: Red, Sugino 43t
Chain ring bolts: Sugino
Spider: Chrome, Sugino
Cranks: Chrome, Redline full wrap 401 flight 185mm
Bottom bracket: Hatta 28tpi
Pedals: Red, Demco
Tires: Black, 26" Panaracer 26x2.125
Grips: Black, Oakley .5
Brakes: Red, Dia Compe MX-1000 w/Shimano DX Lever
Brake pads: Silver, 1st gen Kool Stop

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Last edited by route66 (2014-09-23 12:26pm)

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#2 2014-08-23 9:50pm

Grungeraman
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Re: 1981 Champion 26

Holy Smoke....stunning ride my friend! Love the color combos and parts breakdown on this work of art you have here. cool


"If I don't see you no more in this world, I'll meet you at the next one...and don't be late" JMH

Looking for 2003 Cheeta 20" ProXL or ProXXL frame.....

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#3 2014-08-23 10:27pm

Rmcyclery
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Re: 1981 Champion 26

Candy,sweetness,awesome, want it. Excellent build

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#4 2014-08-23 10:59pm

Riptide
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Re: 1981 Champion 26

super nice 26 .

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#5 2014-08-24 6:30am

WalkerInTN
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Re: 1981 Champion 26

Awesome build! cool

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#6 2014-08-24 9:16am

ras_droolie_star
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Re: 1981 Champion 26

Top a  top. Paragon. The pinnacle of sweetness.Doesn't    even make me jealous, it's not flashie . It's classy . Epic build as always. Thank you

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#7 2014-08-24 10:39am

route66
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Re: 1981 Champion 26

Thanks  for all the great compliments guys, glad your enjoying the build, I sure am smile

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#8 2014-08-24 9:11pm

Gto19
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Re: 1981 Champion 26

Sweet Shawn !!

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#9 2014-08-24 11:27pm

erdalicious
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Re: 1981 Champion 26

Badass!! cool cool


WTB: * NOS Oakley F1 grips black/yellow * KKT FMX/LMX Pedals * Skyway Tuff Graphite pedals/cages * NOS Oakley 2 red right side only * NOS Oakley 1 red left side only * NOS chrome KKT FMX left side pedal 9/16

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#10 2014-08-26 6:54pm

king stinger
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Re: 1981 Champion 26

Awesome build,looks ready to race!

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