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    Titanium Frame " Made in USA " with Monostay and U Brake around 1989

    Hi,
    my Name are Carsten from Germany and I ask for help, to identifiy this vintage US Titanium frame. I want to rebuild the bike and add the missing original parts.

    My Question:
    Who build this frame ? My Idea are a Sandvik around 1989 / 1988

    18 ' Titanium Frame
    BB stamped Made in USA
    Monostay
    U Brake
    Shimano Band on XT Frontderailleur
    Cook Brothers Cranks



    Thank you for help,
    Carsten

    Swap: A 17' Mountain Goat Deluxe to swap for a 18.5-19' Mountain Goat Deluxe
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    Mc Mahon!

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    Damn,

    Got all excited thinking of another Merlin-built Mongoose given the title.
    Wanted: more of the same ... but different

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    Please tell me, you know a Mc Mahon with the Monostay, a picture of a Mc Mahon Frame from the late 80' ?
    Thank you for Help
    Carsten

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    Hi, kind regards from germany!
    Do you know a Moongose " Merlin " with similar Dropouts like my one ?

    Thank you for Help Carsten

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    Clear shot of McMahon dropout here:

    McMahon Titanium Project


    McMahon with mono stay here:

    90s era Ti bike ID?
    Need: McMahon brake for roller cam mounts, Mountain Goat fork.

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    McMahon

    Quote Originally Posted by muddybuddy View Post
    Clear shot of McMahon dropout here:

    McMahon Titanium Project


    McMahon with mono stay here:

    90s era Ti bike ID?
    Hi,
    thank you for this absolut helpfull Links.

    The frame looks absolut similar to my one.
    My Framenumber starts also with a A.

    Then it is a McMahon and I am very happy
    Thanks
    Carsten

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    Sweet. I love happy endings.
    Need: McMahon brake for roller cam mounts, Mountain Goat fork.

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    Titanium Frame " Made in USA " with Monostay and U Brake around 1989

    Bwah haaaa haaaa.
    Wanted: WTB rollercams and brake bridges

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