Sometimes it just has to be done.

dsc_3951aThat is one grubby bike.  It got worse after getting covered in grit after the recent cold snap. It was weeping a reddy brown goo from it’s very pores.

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Two hours later it’s like a new bike!

(Although at this point I have to come clean (sorry about the pun – IGMC) – I have fitted a shiny new chain and a very smart front ring.

All that’s left is a fancy ENO freewheel from White Industries and it’s complete.

Mmmmn! Nice!