Saturday, July 12, 2008

roll of honour

here's a list of names - people who helped me in building my first bike from ground up.
I'd like to thank you all.

In no particular order:
Apis - my brother. Got the stem, seatpost, wheelsets and v-brake bosses for front brake.
Hj. Ali - sold me the frame and headset, with seatpost clamp thrown in for free.
Zulhisham - sold me the crankset with pedals extremely cheap. Also for getting me the v-brakes. i appreciate it very much, bro!
BC Kelolo - wisdom, knowledge, tips and tricks, insight, and v-brake bosses for rear brake. Oh, and the teh tarik.
Ron - thru BBS sold me the FD, RD, shifters, cassette and chain. Delivered to me, some more.
Ah Meng - from Glenmarie. sold me the brakes with lever cheap2 one.
the bike building really started from those.
Pyan - thru BBS sold me the fork.
Auntie - bike shop in Tmn U. Well, I paid for the tires and other bits. Included in the honor roll because she gave me discounts.


Anonymous said...

congratulations bro...
i think it would be best if u could attach photos of ur bike..then i can decide quality of ur works b4 can award u project to built mine hehe

akmalhizam said...

thanks man.
hasn't actually taken shots of the complete bike.
will post a few when photos are available.

akmalhizam said...

another important name to include in my Roll of Honour:
Kevin Han - for getting up the BBS website (
Kudos bro!
You'll never know how grateful we bikers are for the site.
Thanks very much!