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1996 Powerlite P61

#1 2008-12-07 8:14pm

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1996 Powerlite P61

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1996 Powerlite P61

Cleaned-up Ol' racer purchased from an Ol' racer himself.Been raced and has the battle scars to prove it.Been polished but still a work in progress.Better pics coming soon.

Found in a garage belonging to a racer who doesn't race anymore and a real score.Surface of the frame has minor scrapes and little gouges and even a couple little dings from being raced but is light as a feather and strong as an ox.Raced,Cleaned,Polished and soon to be retired to my collection and it is very welcomed.List of parts are as follows.Powerlite aluminum Frame and Cro-mo Forks,Powerlite aluminum handlebars with powerbend,Powerlite padded saddle w/post,Powerlite Stock aluminum seat post clamp,Powerlite aluminum stem,Powerlite aluminum 3-piece cranks.Powerlite aluminum hubs on Zac rims.FSA aluminum headset,Powerlite sprocket.Yellow A'me grips,Odyssey Shark Bite pedals and Tioga "Rainbow Label" skinwalls.


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#2 2008-12-07 8:45pm

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Re: 1996 Powerlite P61

That is the nicest Powerlite I have ever seen.  You should make that one your daily rider.

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#3 2008-12-08 5:32pm

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Re: 1996 Powerlite P61

mr2nds wrote:

That is the nicest Powerlite I have ever seen.  You should make that one your daily rider.

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#4 2009-07-25 11:45am

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Re: 1996 Powerlite P61

Hi Thats a SWEET P-61 tongue I like the Polished look cool

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#5 2009-08-06 12:59am

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Re: 1996 Powerlite P61

sup dude. hey, how much are Powerlite 3 piece cranks going for?


mess with the best, die like the rest.

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#6 2009-09-22 6:37pm

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Re: 1996 Powerlite P61

nice bike right there   it just looks fast


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#7 2009-09-22 7:44pm

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Re: 1996 Powerlite P61

jayoldmanbmx wrote:

nice bike right there   it just looks fast

Thank You Sir! it happens to be very light also and no you can't "score" it lol  this is my craigslist score. cool

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#8 2009-09-26 2:25pm

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Re: 1996 Powerlite P61

one classy ride

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#9 2010-11-13 11:19am

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Very nice, love the P-61!! Great Score!


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#10 2010-12-23 4:58pm

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Re: 1996 Powerlite P61

Very nice! Hope mine looks this good when I get done with it!

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#11 2011-01-10 12:32pm

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Re: 1996 Powerlite P61

you got a race bike, when are we going to Kearny?

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#12 2011-02-22 10:55pm

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Re: 1996 Powerlite P61

sweet bike


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#13 2011-02-23 4:43am

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Re: 1996 Powerlite P61

Powerlites used to be incredible machines!  This is a great example!

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#14 2011-06-10 7:58am

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Re: 1996 Powerlite P61

I plan on getting all my power lit parts from bill. Hope my spitfire turns out half as nice as this one

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#15 2011-06-18 11:25am

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Re: 1996 Powerlite P61

This bike's f*cking sweet!!! Have a '97 P-61 I'm building now. Just need a couple odds and ends for it. big_smile


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#16 2013-06-04 11:07am

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Re: 1996 Powerlite P61

Very nice bike! I'm on my way to the re-built of one too. . . looking around for some parts but you can check out my 1997 P61 frame for now smile

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#17 2013-06-04 11:48am

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Re: 1996 Powerlite P61

Saldanha wrote:

Very nice bike! I'm on my way to the re-built of one too. . . looking around for some parts but you can check out my 1997 P61 frame for now smile

thanks man i appreciate the comment and the fave. yea you got a long way to go but i say take your time and shop around for parts. nice powerlite parts come up cheap all the time so keep an eye out and i will do the same.

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