26 MTB to gravel bike conversion

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  1. MattiThundrrr

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    Scheweeeet
     
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    Too much of anything is bad, except whiskey, which is just enough (Mark Twain).
     
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    I'm a huge Twain fan!

    "Everything in moderation, including moderation"
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    (I think)
     
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    That's a good one
     
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    One of my personal sayings that hasn't seemed to catch on yet...

    Radicals are always wrong.

    I find it multilayered and amusing...others usually just look at me like I'm an idiot. The truth is out there.
     
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    I would disagree with your definition of radical. Thomas Jefferson was a radical. Dr King was a radical. Sometimes, change is required, even if it is frightening.
     
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  7. 93EXCivic

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    My personal favorite Twain quote is "Go to heaven for the climate, heck for the company."
     
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    True... depending what I'm talking about...I'll add the addendum, ", except when they're not."
     
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    Radical!
     
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    I like how mean it looks with the black.
     
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    Agreed.
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    Changed out the bell (as the old one hit the handlebar bag and didn't really ring) to one that fit on the 31.8mm section of bar. Put a saddle bag on it to hold, tube, multi-tool, C02.

    Just got in cotton tape which it going to go on with light coat of shellac, bar ends made from champagne corks and a new chainring to improve the chain tension.

    I am probably going to get a longer quill stem adapter to bring the bars up a little more and I want to figure out a rear rack.
     
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    I was looking at MTBs with drop bars. This is a downhill MTB with slammed suspension.
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    Or this Mad Max thing.
     
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    Cool thing is that one is made... in Poland :D
     
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    I can't like this bike enough.

    Reminds me of the bikes that I wanted to exist when I was a ThundrrrKid
     
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    What one?
     
  20. MattiThundrrr

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    They didn't exist in the eighties. I wanted them to
     
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