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1981 Scorpion TX

1981 Scorpion TX

A real beauty

It's taken long to get all the parts; I've had them brought to Barcelona from the UK, the US and Australia! But now it's finished... and I love it!


Frame: '81 Scorpion (no welds)
Fork: Tange
Stem: Dorcy
Bars: Unknown V shaped, quite close to the original (NOS)
Grips: A'me Mini (new, repop)
Brake lever: Dia-Compe Pre bent (NOS)
Seat: Iscaselle (NOS)
Clamp: BMX 
Cranks: Takagi one piece
Pedals: Original? japanese rat traps
Chain: KMC Chrome (new, repop)
Brake: Dia-Compe DC 730
Brake pads: Fake Skyway Tuff pads
Wheels: Skyway Tuff wheel 2 (new, repop, with kool caps)
Tires: Comp III type
Decals: DELcals
Pads: Custom made and screen printed by me

The last photo shows the bike as I got it. I sanded and powder coated frame & fork. 
Pictures taken in Bikepark La Poma (PremiĆ  de Dalt, Barcelona)
  • Race
  • Company: Scorpion
  • Model: TX
  • Wheel Size: 20"
  • Headtube size: 1"