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Prestige cycles, perth, West Aust.
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the prestige cost me two bucks from the local Tip Shop. Some air, lube and new old tyres and this beastie has taken me places that Land Cruiser in the background could neva get to. And for the eagle-eyed amongst you, yes, I have had to replace the original derailleur with a newer, cheap unit.
Curse those derailleur-eating sticks ! : )
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#2
Nice bike .... even better price. I always wonder why I can never find deals like this?
HCFR Cycling Team
Ride Safe...Ride Hard...Ride Daily
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#3
Yes definitely a nice ride.
Good maintenance to your Bike, can make it like the wheels are, true and smooth!
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#4
A good solid bike, and a lovely photo Smile
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#5
If I had that bike in Perth, I'd ride it over to Little Creatures for a pint and some grub.

You got a superb deal. You probably need some reflectors though. Smile
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(05-17-2011, 12:34 AM)AndrewB Wrote:  If I had that bike in Perth, I'd ride it over to Little Creatures for a pint and some grub.

You got a superb deal. You probably need some reflectors though. Smile

Sure, Andrew, if I was in Perth with the Prestige I'd slap on the reflectors and some bright, bright lights and join you at Little Creatures. But mostly the bike and me are on the beach or away somewhere in the bush, so not so much of a need for reflectors there. Wink
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Whereabouts is the tip shop in perth? :-)

Andy
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(08-22-2011, 03:28 AM)fatfixie Wrote:  Whereabouts is the tip shop in perth? :-)

Andy

There are a few Tip Shops in Perth, there's a good one in Balcatta, but I live on the South Coast, so I don't know the Perth scene that well.
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