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1983 Redline PL-24

#1 2012-08-18 1:51am

RXREKTD
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1983 Redline PL-24

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1983 Redline PL-24

Original Chrome Frame, Fork, and Bars

Started this project a couple years ago.  Got the frame set and bars off of ebay.  Bought most of the parts here in the museum.  Finally, got the last tid bits this past month.  I brought everything to my man G Ryd to put his magic touch on the build.  Shout out to him for doing an outstanding job!!!  This thing rides soo smooth.  I love it!!!   I hope you like it as much as I do.
The Bike:
Frame/Fork:  Redline PL-24 (Original Chrome)
Decals:  Authentic Redline Decals
Bars:  Redline Stamped Cruiser Bars (Original Chrome)
Stem:  Redline Brute Stem (polished and re-done)
Grips:  Oakley B1B black sleeves over red with red crud plugs
Lever:  Dia Compe Tech 3 (NOS)
Brake:  Dia Compe MX 1000 (mint)
Brakepads:  Skyway Fin (NOS)
Hoops:  Ukai 24 x 2.125 (NOS)
Hubs:  Bullseye (NOS)
Tires:  Mitsubishi Comp III yellow label (NOS)
          20 x 2.125 front
          20 x 1.75 rear
Cranks:  Redline 401s 175 (mint)
Peddles:  KKT Lightning (NOS)
Sprocket:  Redline Bubblefont 40t (mint)Freewheel:  18T Shimano (mint)
Chain:  Izumi (mint)
Clamp:  Dia Compe hinged clamp (mint)
Post:  Redline Fluted (mint)
Seat:  Elina BMX (used)
Pads:  Original PL-24 Redline Pads (borrowed from G Ryd for the pic) 

The two year wait to gather all the parts was well worth it!  All comments good and bad are welcome.  Enjoy!  http://bmxmuseum.com/forums/img/smilies/smile.png


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Looking for a few parts so please PM me if you have it:

24" Gold Araya/Ukia Speedline Hoops
Single Comp III Yellow Label 24 x 2.125 in black
Single Knarler Knobby 24 x 1.75

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#2 2012-08-19 9:52pm

king stinger
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Re: 1983 Redline PL-24

It looks great REX,my fav 24 bitd,mine was Chrome with  some blue ano and had blue Campy bmx hubs.

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#3 2012-08-19 10:01pm

psychoduddycycles
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Re: 1983 Redline PL-24

Cool W(H)ip! emphasis on the H. Why are you saying it weird? :D


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#4 2012-08-21 6:30am

doggpound13
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Re: 1983 Redline PL-24

A true gem..... Great build there bud. Enjoy it & build another. You've got (CLA$$) :D

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#5 2012-08-21 9:33am

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Re: 1983 Redline PL-24

Thanks for all the comments!  it's much appreciated!!!  Rides like a dream.  :D


Looking for a few parts so please PM me if you have it:

24" Gold Araya/Ukia Speedline Hoops
Single Comp III Yellow Label 24 x 2.125 in black
Single Knarler Knobby 24 x 1.75

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