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Nomura Aluminum and Chromo!


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I was looking around on Facebook and saw that these 2 Nomuras were for sale. They look to be loaded to the gills with nice parts. The chromoly paint scheme rang a bell in my head....I could have sworn I either saw this bike before in pictures posted here at a show or maybe this was another one.
Anyway, I had a deal fall through on a baby blue Quad from who I thought was a friend....this was after I sold a high end frameset for him and handed him the key to buying these 2 bikes (what a good friend I am, ehhh?? Sorry, I had to let that out! Haha! )
I was curious if the chromoly one rang a bell to anyone else. Were these painted for a factory team or were these painted after the fact by a kid or his Dad?

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Word on the street is that Wade did two chromo ones like that for someone and all the rest were chrome plated. What's the price tag on these?? I totally figured these would start coming out of the woodwork after the complete on Museum sold for $8500 last week. I'm a little salty about that one for different reasons.....


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Didn't Tom Pszenny have a cr-mo one like that?



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No. He had two chrome ones. I ended up with one of those two.
I also remember Bob Matherly saying that Wade still has two raw ones in his possession.
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The price tag together on both was cheaper than the one that was sold/offered on the museum site/Facebook. I should have bought them both instead of handing them to a so called friend who fucked me over on that baby blue Quad. I'll bet they both go to Thailand and his pockets will be even fatter. He received a free 250k BMX collection and I handed him probably 15k with those 2 Nomuras.

Is it too early to start drinking??

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that painted one is familiar from days gone by... can't remember details.  Joe Disciplo possibly?? Not sure how to spell his name. 



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Is it this one?

http://www.bmxsociet...d/?fromsearch=1

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That's the bike Patrick (missing the 2nd gen graphites, rest looks the same)

Nice detective work!!

Edited by OLDSKOOLPK, 13 August 2018 - 01:19 AM.


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The price tag together on both was cheaper than the one that was sold/offered on the museum site/Facebook. I should have bought them both instead of handing them to a so called friend who fucked me over on that baby blue Quad. I'll bet they both go to Thailand and his pockets will be even fatter. He received a free 250k BMX collection and I handed him probably 15k with those 2 Nomuras.
Is it too early to start drinking??

Fuck that jerk off Jon...and I hope you read this too Donnie. Next time call me...if you need the coin.

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I love Flippers.... :f_u:

 

 

............and Thailand. Dont even get me started on that dump.


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I love Flippers.... :f_u:
 
 
............and Thailand. Dont even get me started on that dump.


Not about flippers Brian....more about a lack or morals and being a predatory scumbag. Hell I flipped everything I had...and would do it again.




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