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      doing a recent three-hour gravel race:
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      Well this Cortez (the Killer) is really a WORK in progress. The brass nut slots are too low and E & A rattle in them. The frets don't...
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      GuitarlCarl replied to the thread Kaiju.
      Oh I tried them that way but the cables are expected to run a certain direction by the slots in the case and I need them to follow the...
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      GuitarlCarl reacted to Ulu's post in the thread Who are you? (with a bike of course) with Like Like.
      April of ‘22 Having a beer at my daughter’s 40th birthday. There’s my lovely wife and granddaughters number six and seven. My wife is a...
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      GuitarlCarl reacted to Ulu's post in the thread Who are you? (with a bike of course) with Like Like.
      These are not new shots, it’s colder now and the whiskers have grown a bit longer. Bicycle helmets are not a requirement here for...
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      GuitarlCarl replied to the thread Kaiju.
      So my buddy @OddJob hooked me up with some Dia-Comp brake levers that were just what I needed. After considerable fiddling around with...
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      Hmm, maybe I should source a few decent sized vice grips and fab some for sale...
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      GuitarlCarl reacted to Lowe Beau's post in the thread Kaiju with Like Like.
      Is that Hokusai?
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      GuitarlCarl replied to the thread Kaiju.
      Got lettering in, but the "KAIJU" is supposed to be 1" and I have no idea what the middle set are about. I'm guessing they sent me a...
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      GuitarlCarl replied to the thread Grunt (son of Kaiju).
      Now I wish the paint scheme was finalized.
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      Rebuilding a rat for a friend in a swap for a loaded Peavey 4x12 cabinet. Victim of Circumstances, their band in the 80's. This guitar...
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      GuitarlCarl replied to the thread Kaiju.
      Also... Since the original frame had a tall head tube, they hung the cable stop from the crown, but with my stem low there's not much...
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      GuitarlCarl replied to the thread Kaiju.
      Shiny... I thought about it and I do have the originals and they're old center pull levers. They ain't gonna work...
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      GuitarlCarl reacted to ifitsfreeitsforme's post in the thread Kaiju with Like Like.
      Godzilla ftw.
    • GuitarlCarl
      GuitarlCarl replied to the thread Kaiju.
      That is what I thought too. So now I've got to find some nice but inexpensive levers... I wonder if I have the originals around here...
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