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1986 Apollo MK1

#1 2014-08-16 3:21pm

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1986 Apollo MK1

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1986 Apollo MK1

Merida made BMX for the Australian market.

Bought this frame about a year ago for a planned Apollo show that was subsequently cancelled, but I eventually decided to build it up anyway.

Hope you like the results.
Parts list.
Frame: 1986 Mk1 Apollo. rechromed prior to me buying itFork: NOS Tange TX 1200's Bars: CW style unstamped, nice used conditionGrips: New Ame WafflesCranks: Sugino Maxy Cross restored by me with NOS 45t chainring, NOS chainring bolts and repop dustcapsChain: Re-issue Black/silver IzumiPedals: Shimano DX restored by me with repop end capsStem: Suntour Power Stem, very good used conditionLocknut: NOS Tange LP-440Headset: New Tange-Seiki MX2Wheels and tyres: Re-issue Skyway Tuff II's with Kool Kaps on new Cheng Shin comp 3'sPadset: By Hicksy aka ProsixtyFive ...Thanks GlynnDecals: By Lixy. Modified Mk 3 set ...Thanks Lix if you see this, you're a gem.Seat post Clamp: Tange SC1 restored by me with new decalSeatpost: cheapie from oldschoolbmxstore, will replace this for a good quality layback soon Seat: Kashimax MX restored and dyed Black by me, was originally blue and really badly scarred up. New decals.Brakes: OG chrome DC 890 caliper dated 85, OG chrome Tech 3 lever dated 83 with new cable

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#2 2014-08-16 5:31pm

holmes95
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Re: 1986 Apollo MK1

Looks trick, good one.:D

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#3 2014-08-17 6:40am

juhara
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Re: 1986 Apollo MK1

Like it? I love it dude. beautifully built. :cool::cool::cool:


Bloodied angels fast descending
Moving on a never-bending light
Phantom figures free forever
Out of shadows, shining ever-bright

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#4 2014-11-09 8:45pm

slapanman
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Re: 1986 Apollo MK1

Nice lookin apollo bro

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