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02-05-08, 08:46 PM
Hi everybody. Looking forward to getting to know some of you and picking your brains. I have a takara road bike ( I found this bike in the trash at work, took it home cleaned it up and enjoy riding it. I believe it to be early 80s) and a walmart schwinn mtb. I have been commuting to work on the mtb for a couple summers (I live in Hutch KS, very cold right now) I have decided to participate in some races and rides this summer, specifically the flinthills deathride in july. I hope to learn what I need to know to get prepared for all this.
02-05-08, 08:55 PM
Welcome Aron to BF.
Lots of info here to help you train.
I had a dumbster road bike that lasted 10 ten years. All I ever did to it was put air in the tires.
02-05-08, 09:10 PM
Hi Aron, we have just been discussing a Takara bicycle in the Classic & Vintage forum, so bring photos and show it off to us :D .
Welcome to BF!
Nice! - Welcome Aron - there's lots of good info here as well as some good brains to pick for the info you need to know! Check out all the many forums - there's something for everyone here, and I'm still discovering the wealth of knowledge here as well. :)
Siu Blue Wind
02-05-08, 10:25 PM
Hi Aron! Welcome to Bike Forums!
It goes to prove one man's garbage is another man's gold.
You are very lucky to have found that!
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