Bicycle Mechanics - on-line store?
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10-25-06, 08:23 PM
Has anyone ordered stuff from bikeman.com?? Just wondering how the ships within 3 days stuff actually works out - just trying to get a feel for the site and how long it acutally takes to get parts from them.
10-25-06, 08:40 PM
I've had no complaints with any orders I've made from them. Plus, they've sent free bikeman stickers.
I've delt with them on-line and at their brick and mortar store here in Maine; they're good folks to do business with.
10-26-06, 07:42 AM
Thanks for the responses, I've used both performance and nashbar and they are just fine, however bikeman has a much greater selection of parts for a build without breaking the budget. I think I will give bikeman a try.
10-26-06, 07:52 AM
Yea, they carry alot of small parts and they have good customer service too.
10-26-06, 08:56 AM
I ordered some da 7700 hard to find brake parts from them. I was very pleased.
10-26-06, 04:18 PM
They sell the Brooks B18 "lady" saddle that my wife wants for less than I've found anywhere else. They do have a lot of small parts, including some that I've looked everywhere else for. I guess I'll give them a try. You can get good deals on their auctions, too. I saw a White Industries single speed freewheel go for less than $30.
10-26-06, 04:37 PM
They have excellent communication. The day after I placed my order, they sent me an email that one of the parts was back ordered and wanted to know if I wanted to wait for the full order or ship the in stock items immediately. The back ordered item was a rarely ordered part (campy rear derailleur barrel adjuster), so I wasn't upset that it wasn't in stock.
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