My custom built GT Avalanche 2.0 Disc

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My custom built GT Avalanche 2.0 Disc

Postby JDFcz » Wed May 29, 2013 10:54 am

Hello there, I´m Jan from Czech Republic.
I own GT Avalanche 2008 Disc.
I started rebuild this bike one year ago.

This is version from 30/4/2013:

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GT Avalanche 2.0 Disc 2008 Rebuilded
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Fork --- RockShox Reba RL
Brakes --- Avid Elixir Carbon CR white
Brake rotors --- Shimano XT SM-RT81 (front 180mm, rear 160mm)
Crankset --- Shimano SLX FC-M660 -9 44-32-22
Front derailleur --- Shimano Deore XT FD-M771 -9
Rear derailleur --- Shimano Deore XT RD-M771 GS -9
Shifters --- Shimano Deore XT 3 *8spd
Wheels --- Hope Pro2 Evo Red + ZTR Flow Ex + DT Aerolite

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Yesterday I bought Hope M4 brakes and installed XT 3x9 spd.
I love Hope design. :)

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Re: My custom rebuilded GT Avalanche 2.0 Disc

Postby FatMikeUK » Wed May 29, 2013 11:14 am

Nice looking bike! Also you've got some pretty impressive photography skills going on too.

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Re: My custom rebuilded GT Avalanche 2.0 Disc

Postby Kowalski675 » Wed May 29, 2013 13:30 pm

I like that first pic - very nice composition and perfect lighting.

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Re: My custom rebuilded GT Avalanche 2.0 Disc

Postby JDFcz » Wed May 29, 2013 13:46 pm

Kowalski675 wrote:I like that first pic - very nice composition and perfect lighting.


Thanks!
It is with Nikon D700 and Nikkor 35mmf/1,4 and internal flash (for light-fill on the grass).
ISO 800 | Exp 1/60 | f/1.4

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Re: My custom rebuilded GT Avalanche 2.0 Disc

Postby Barrelmaker » Wed May 29, 2013 14:35 pm

Is that your GTR as well?

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Re: My custom rebuilded GT Avalanche 2.0 Disc

Postby *AJ* » Wed May 29, 2013 19:36 pm

Nice GT(R)!!!

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Re: My custom rebuilded GT Avalanche 2.0 Disc

Postby Kowalski675 » Wed May 29, 2013 20:44 pm

JDFcz wrote:
Kowalski675 wrote:I like that first pic - very nice composition and perfect lighting.


Thanks!
It is with Nikon D700 and Nikkor 35mmf/1,4 and internal flash (for light-fill on the grass).
ISO 800 | Exp 1/60 | f/1.4


I'm a Nikon man too, but not taken any pictures in a long time now. Your lighting balance between the bike and the twiight sky is lovely - great picture.


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Re: My custom rebuilded GT Avalanche 2.0 Disc

Postby chez_m356 » Wed May 29, 2013 21:58 pm

gorgeous looking bike, would look even better without the cars in the way
Specialized Hardrock Sport Disc 10- CANYON Nerve AM 6 2011

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Re: My custom rebuilded GT Avalanche 2.0 Disc

Postby GT-Arrowhead » Wed May 29, 2013 22:11 pm

But in this case the car can be excused as its a Nissan GTR. The interior of the car matches the bike aswell :P

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Re: My custom rebuilded GT Avalanche 2.0 Disc

Postby Kowalski675 » Wed May 29, 2013 22:33 pm

I want a garage that big.

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Re: My custom rebuilded GT Avalanche 2.0 Disc

Postby JDFcz » Thu May 30, 2013 08:58 am

OK, some older photos. :)

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BTW: photo from 2009 :D

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Re: My custom rebuilded GT Avalanche 2.0 Disc

Postby Kowalski675 » Thu May 30, 2013 18:31 pm

Love the first one, excellent.

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Re: My custom rebuilded GT Avalanche 2.0 Disc

Postby chez_m356 » Thu May 30, 2013 20:13 pm

Kowalski675 wrote:Love the first one, excellent.

+1, apart from the wheel reflectors :lol: :wink:
Specialized Hardrock Sport Disc 10- CANYON Nerve AM 6 2011

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Re: My custom rebuilded GT Avalanche 2.0 Disc

Postby Kowalski675 » Thu May 30, 2013 20:49 pm

chez_m356 wrote:
Kowalski675 wrote:Love the first one, excellent.

+1, apart from the wheel reflectors :lol: :wink:


I hadn't even noticed those, I was talking about the photography, rather than the bike, lol.

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Re: My custom rebuilded GT Avalanche 2.0 Disc

Postby raceface gt » Fri May 31, 2013 15:45 pm

Nice bike
And lovin the R35 GTR :wink:

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Re: My custom rebuilded GT Avalanche 2.0 Disc

Postby JDFcz » Sat Jun 01, 2013 19:50 pm

Today I installed new rotors.

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:D :D :D

(I hate work with rotor align)

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Re: My custom rebuilded GT Avalanche 2.0 Disc

Postby Kowalski675 » Sat Jun 01, 2013 20:02 pm

Nice workbench :lol:

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Re: My custom rebuilded GT Avalanche 2.0 Disc

Postby JDFcz » Wed Jun 12, 2013 06:14 am

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Re: My custom rebuilded GT Avalanche 2.0 Disc

Postby andrewgrundill » Fri Jun 14, 2013 11:19 am

very nice build

take note's GT . lol


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