Thanks for those close up pics. I'd say 1/2 of the 83's I have seen in person (10 or 12 total) have the shim.
So I guess they all came with it but over the years were lost or changed to the larger diameter posts for strength. I would think the shim would allow posts to slip occasionally + make...
If Haaland in Norway doesn't take you up on your offer, I'd be interested. I have an early 83 Fat I am restoring. Looking for the seatpost reducer & Laprade 22.2 seat post & a few other things that were swapped out or damaged over the years.
Cool. Congrats mate ! Looking forward to seeing the progress.
I have an early 83 so I always look to see what other early original Fats surface & what they have on them. I know it was a hodge podge mix of components that went on them back then.
Love to talk more with you on your past/current...
It's funny that both replies thought I had a problem with the sale. I don't care at all what happened.
I was only looking for feedback on what people thought of the bike, condition, starting price, etc.
Guess I should of clarified.
"Friendly" is my middle name. Just ask AB. He met me last week...
Just wondering how many of you saw the 1982 # 11 that made a brief appearance the other day on feebay ?
Just looking for opinions (about the bike). I added my own down below a few replies (after I realized I should clarify better).
Any opinions (about the bike)? observations (about the bike)?