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    Bling Cable Tie Method

    You may have all seen this, new to me. The mechanic in my LBS is an Ex pro mechanic from the States.............. He showed me this, fairly self explanatory, but in my book very effective and very cool...................................Love the real simple stuff in life.........
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    good idea, what is the small clear plastic thing that goes around the ziptie to make a loop for the brake line?

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    Quote Originally Posted by bob46802
    good idea, what is the small clear plastic thing that goes around the ziptie to make a loop for the brake line?
    It is a small clear rubber pipe, cut about 3mm wide...............Should be able to get that form many hardware stores, this piece was some left over from my Nokon's kit so to speak
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    full bike pics? are those I-9 Wheels?

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    Sweet idea!!!

    Check your pet store, air hose for a fish tank.

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    Uhhh... clever, but what's the point? I mean, that might prevent a little paint form getting rubbed off, but I don't give a crap about that. Is there any other point?

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    Quote Originally Posted by samalter
    full bike pics? are those I-9 Wheels?
    I-9s.

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    If you haven't seen the picts of his bike then you wouldn't understand.

    It's all about the details.
    Team MOJO Wheels.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Hardtails Are Better
    Uhhh... clever, but what's the point? I mean, that might prevent a little paint form getting rubbed off, but I don't give a crap about that. Is there any other point?
    No real point HAB, horses for courses really, some skinny guys like fat woman, some fat guys like skinny girls.................All about clarity.
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    Quote Originally Posted by samalter
    full bike pics? are those I-9 Wheels?
    Pics & Stuff

    Final Build Spec & Pics - Whafes pride n joy
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    Quote Originally Posted by Hardtails Are Better
    Uhhh... clever, but what's the point? I mean, that might prevent a little paint form getting rubbed off, but I don't give a crap about that. Is there any other point?
    If you dont have the hose holder on your fork (that the hose always pops out of) this is like the next best thing to gnocci el pesto. Watch that language or i'll have to have a talk with your mother.

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    Quote Originally Posted by dogonfr
    If you dont have the hose holder on your fork (that the hose always pops out of) this is like the next best thing to gnocci el pesto. Watch that language or i'll have to have a talk with your mother.
    Its all good dogonfr, HAB may have run his cat over this morning, or shiat the bed....... He will come good......................

    Still think it is a dam fine trick for cables............................
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    Quote Originally Posted by Whafe
    Its all good dogonfr, HAB may have run his cat over this morning, or shiat the bed....... He will come good......................

    Still think it is a dam fine trick for cables............................
    Its all cool Whafe, HAB live across the state from me he's a good kid, i just like pushing his buttons, he's very emo at times.

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    Quote Originally Posted by dogonfr
    Its all cool Whafe, HAB live across the state from me he's a good kid,
    You mean country.....
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    i just like pushing his buttons,
    And I like to return the favor.
    Quote Originally Posted by dogonfr
    he's very emo at times.
    Awww, stop being so mean. I'm gonna go cut my wrists now.







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    Whafe, not trying to hate on the housing guide, and that is one blingy bike you've got, so it makes plenty of sense to be super anal about everything on it, I just was wondering if there was any serious reason to do that.

    Edit: I should add that I've been in a bad mood because I havn't been able to ride in a week. I broke a bunch of stuff and don't have a bike right now. Sorry if I was a little pissy.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Whafe
    Its all good dogonfr, HAB may have run his cat over this morning, or shiat the bed....... He will come good......................

    Still think it is a dam fine trick for cables............................
    Like I said, I can't ride. And it is very neat and tidy. You know what? Since I don't have anything better to do, I'm gonna go do that to both my bikes right now.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Hardtails Are Better
    Like I said, I can't ride. And it is very neat and tidy. You know what? Since I don't have anything better to do, I'm gonna go do that to both my bikes right now.
    Temper temper HAB you can have mor fun under the covers with the left hand. Dont hurt yourself.

    Yes you are correct across the state.

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    Quote Originally Posted by dogonfr
    Temper temper HAB you can have mor fun under the covers with the left hand. Dont hurt yourself.
    Jerk.


    Yes, that begs to be messed with. I know.
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    Yes you are correct across the state.
    Huh????

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    Quote Originally Posted by Hardtails Are Better
    Jerk.


    Yes, that begs to be messed with. I know.

    Huh????
    Ok states

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    :drooles: pretty...where do i get some...in blue maybe?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Whafe
    You may have all seen this, new to me. The mechanic in my LBS is an Ex pro mechanic from the States.............. He showed me this, fairly self explanatory, but in my book very effective and very cool...................................Love the real simple stuff in life.........
    Nice.

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    Nice idea.

    Quote Originally Posted by Whafe
    You may have all seen this, new to me. The mechanic in my LBS is an Ex pro mechanic from the States.............. He showed me this, fairly self explanatory, but in my book very effective and very cool...................................Love the real simple stuff in life.........

    Very nice.

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    Quote Originally Posted by dogonfr
    Ok states
    Better.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Hardtails Are Better
    Uhhh... clever, but what's the point? I mean, that might prevent a little paint form getting rubbed off, but I don't give a crap about that. Is there any other point?

    A little paint rubbed off here a little there... A little ding here a little there... dent here dent there. Some people value the cosmetic condition of there bikes whether it is purely cosmetic or holds mechanical purpose - don't be jealous if your Wrangler jeans are not Armani suits.

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    Quote Originally Posted by keen
    A little paint rubbed off here a little there... A little ding here a little there... dent here dent there. Some people value the cosmetic condition of there bikes whether it is purely cosmetic or holds mechanical purpose - don't be jealous if your Wrangler jeans are not Armani suits.
    I understand that some people value tiny cosmetic detals more than others. I don't particularly care. If you do, fine. But I don't. All that matters to me, at least mostly, is functionality.

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    I like. Good job on that.

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