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Memories. I had a set of those on a first generation GT BMX bike that had the small downtube. I later traded that frame for a newer Redline 500 frame!!!!!
 

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and Shimano meant ...

the freewheel. OK, they did have the DX platform pedals and I believe the MX 1000 brakes which I had and were the cat's meow - you finally had a quick release brake mechanism to get a fat knobby tire out of the calipers.

Araya rims
ACS stem

worst part -fluted aluminum seat posts
 

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thebronze said:
KKT lightning pedals.
What were those damn tires everybody wanted back then? Comp 2 something...
DK Mini stem
CW Handlebar
skyway mag wheels
aluminum foil bar pads
A'me grips
From memory it was the Tioga Comp 3 tyre that was lusted after. Until the Comp 4 came out with a kevlar bead and then that was what everyone wanted. CW handlebars were the best. I lusted after a pair for 2 years until finally finding a set and boy was I happy when I did. They were not common in Australia. I also remember lusting after these Mongoose Pro Class wheels with hole drilled in the rim and you had a coloured rim strip showing through the holes. They were just too cool for words. Or so I thought then.
 

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Explosif98 said:
From memory it was the Tioga Comp 3 tyre that was lusted after. Until the Comp 4 came out with a kevlar bead and then that was what everyone wanted. CW handlebars were the best. I lusted after a pair for 2 years until finally finding a set and boy was I happy when I did. They were not common in Australia. I also remember lusting after these Mongoose Pro Class wheels with hole drilled in the rim and you had a coloured rim strip showing through the holes. They were just too cool for words. Or so I thought then.
Z-Rims....they were kinda cool, I had a pair on a Skyway..the oval tubing..yeah they were the days huh, after the Skyway i had my Haro FS bike odesy rotor..the good ol days
 

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Snake Belly Tires,
Uni Seats,
Dia Comp Brakes
1 and 3 piece Cranks

And finally, they were cool then and still are PhilWood Hubs
 
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