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by Steve
Wed Mar 01, 2017 10:30 am
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hello boy and girls
Replies: 2
Views: 620

Re: Hello boy and girls

Welcome back, are you still riding?
by Steve
Fri Nov 04, 2016 10:06 pm
Forum: Pre 2000
Topic: 1997 Proflex 857
Replies: 3
Views: 1204

Re: 1997 Proflex 857

I'm seriously impressed by the forks, I've not really given them a proper bashing yet, but the do seem to be very good. They track really well, much better than cheap newer forks, because the legs are rigid and set up together. With the cheap forks I've had the legs worked at different speeds, so th...
by Steve
Fri Nov 04, 2016 4:14 pm
Forum: Pre 2000
Topic: 1997 Proflex 857
Replies: 3
Views: 1204

1997 Proflex 857

I picked this up yesterday with the intention of parting it out for bit and selling the frame and forks on. However I've been for a couple of short spins on it now and I'm suprised just how well it rides. I've never really got on with full sussers, I've tried a few in the past, but not found one I l...
by Steve
Fri Oct 28, 2016 6:05 pm
Forum: Off Topic Chat
Topic: Wall Art
Replies: 3
Views: 1319

Re: Wall Art

Cheated a bit, I projected the image onto the wall and then painted it.
by Steve
Fri Oct 28, 2016 5:53 pm
Forum: Off Topic Chat
Topic: Wall Art
Replies: 3
Views: 1319

Wall Art

I've been messing around with the paint at home:

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From "A Clockwork Orange", rather apt really:

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by Steve
Fri Oct 28, 2016 5:44 pm
Forum: Pre 2000
Topic: model years 1985-1996
Replies: 7
Views: 1571

Re: model years 1985-1996

I've always wanted a slingshot, I'd love to know how they ride.
by Steve
Fri Oct 28, 2016 11:14 am
Forum: Other Hobbies and Collections
Topic: Photography
Replies: 5
Views: 1601

Re: Photography

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A recent camera phone pic.
by Steve
Fri Oct 28, 2016 11:00 am
Forum: Featured Articles
Topic: Interview – Jez Avery
Replies: 0
Views: 1097

Interview – Jez Avery

Our interview with Jez Avery, mountain bike stunt legend and all-round showman, one of the originators of freestyle mountain biking and renowned UK stunt show performer. OSMTB: Would you like to write a short introduction, telling us who you are and what you do? Jez Avery: Hello Everyone. I’m Jez Av...
by Steve
Tue Oct 04, 2016 7:50 pm
Forum: Featured Articles
Topic: Interview – Dave Hemming
Replies: 0
Views: 826

Interview – Dave Hemming

Our interview with Dave Hemming, British cyclist and the first British rider ever to win a UCI mountain bike championship downhill medal back in 1990 in Dorango Colorado. That was the first Inaugurated Mountain Bike World Championships. He was a 17 year old kid picking up a silver medal in the junio...
by Steve
Fri Aug 12, 2016 7:21 pm
Forum: General Bike Chat
Topic: Gutted
Replies: 91
Views: 9060

Re: Gutted

I like that, it looks chunky :D

I can't get on with full sus bikes either, I've tried a few but always go back to hard tails.