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Kuwhara Duke - Touring conversion

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Kuwahar Duke / 58cm / 1983

Factory drops / Soma Shotwell 90mm

Original fork / Origin8 quill adapter


700c Shimano 7spd

Sugio Cycloid 170mm / UN55 122.5mm w/ 1mm spacer on drive side

Gyes leather / Uno 350mm

KKT/Kyokuto Top Run

Shimano Dura Ace SLBS-78 / Suntour Cyclone GT

Tektro R559 long reach / Shimano BL-A251 aero levers

SKS P45 fenders / Blackburn TRX-1 rear rack / Nashbar low rider front rack / ESGE kickstand

Rebuilt this from the frame up. The hardest part was converting the drivetrain from a double to triple, especially getting the bottom bracket spindle length correct. The chainring bolts on the granny cog had to clear the frame and the crank arms had to clear the kickstand.

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Very nice!

Very nice!

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