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#26 2014-12-02 11:36pm

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Re: Time Capsule GT

I was gonna say something similar. Wouldn't touch a thing. Time capsule there!

Roboprop wrote:

I would not change one sticker on that thing. The essence of the 80's, right there!cool


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#27 2014-12-02 11:51pm

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Re: Time Capsule GT

I'm glad to see that you all appreciate this bike as much as I do. I've been on this sites for several years and have really enjoyed the "look what I found" posts. Based on the responses, I do have an eye for a bad@$$ find. Thanks for the positive feedback. 80's at its best!!!

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#28 2014-12-03 1:42am

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Re: Time Capsule GT

Yeah, as someone said earlier in the thread.....this is "survivor" defined.  What an awesome find.


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#29 2014-12-03 3:16am

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Re: Time Capsule GT

WOW!! thanks for sharing the story..proves there are stil some amazing time capsules out there..
I have to agree, dont change a thing!!
Looking forward to some better pics and seeing it submitted to the bmxmuseum!


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#30 2014-12-03 3:17am

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Re: Time Capsule GT

Appreciate seeing that, neat!


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#31 2014-12-03 9:16am

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Re: Time Capsule GT

Sweet


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#32 2014-12-03 9:17am

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That is awesome! cool

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#33 2014-12-03 3:05pm

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Re: Time Capsule GT

I love that bike. I would much rather have that then a fully restored nos looking bike.That bike has character

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#34 2014-12-03 3:20pm

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Bad ass survivor!

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#35 2014-12-03 4:48pm

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Agreed, perfect as is.

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#36 2015-02-28 2:01pm

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That GT is awesome! What an awesome survivor Nice score!smile

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#37 2015-02-28 2:18pm

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TonyBaloney wrote:

I like seeing bikes like this big_smile I was a big sticker junkie.  The way the black bars and seat post don't match the rest of the bike either cool like you said, it's authentic.  I've read some long threads here about "What's a survivor?"...  This should be the definition!

Yeah, definitely.  Don't take off the Club Homeboy stickers!!


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#38 2015-02-28 3:59pm

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Re: Time Capsule GT

Favorite part? the perfectly intact traction tape on the top tube/standing platform.


Nice grab!


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#39 2015-02-28 4:32pm

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Love it. I'm glad to hear you're leaving it as found.

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#40 2015-03-01 6:05am

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Re: Time Capsule GT

I love the traction tape too. I can't wait to take this thing to the next show. I can sit in my shop and just stare at it for hours, there is just so much going on. Thanks for all the positive feedback.

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#41 2015-03-01 6:15am

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Re: Time Capsule GT

Helluva survivor. Congrats on such a great find!


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#42 2015-03-01 6:31am

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Re: Time Capsule GT

Yikes!


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#43 2015-03-01 6:48am

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Re: Time Capsule GT

yikes


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