1986 Diamond Back Ascent

Back in 1987 for my birthday i recieved a brand new Diamond Back Ascent, This was my first Mtn Bike. It was really cool to have a real Bike. It was a Red bike with 1st gen Light Action SIS Shifting. fast forward to 2015. I found this a 1986 Diamond Back Ascent. in Chrome! These are hard to find. The Chrome in good condition is even harder to find.

2015-09-09 21.38.03Pictured here with a era correct Vetta Rack and Continental Town and Country tires.

 

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I plan on Doing a full rebuild and clean up with the original components. and adding some mtb tread tires.

More Pics to come….