Classic & Vintage - Train them early!
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02-08-09, 08:46 PM
Bjorn, 10, at the end of a grueling afternoon of cleaning Campy calipers. It is all about the rewards: Saving up goodwill-points for his first Swiss Army knife, a $30 Victorinox Ranger. Almost there.
02-08-09, 09:08 PM
I LOVE his cap. I'm about to order one for myself. Cool kid, I'd love to have done that stuff at 10 (at least I would now, back then I was so deep into Dragonball [reg/Z/GT] and Pokémon it was crazy, though I do still enjoy those). Your kid?
02-08-09, 09:14 PM
that's quite a load of calipers: he'd have earned the SAK if it was my kid, but I'm a pushover...great pic!
02-08-09, 10:42 PM
..he'd have earned the SAK if it was my kid, but I'm a pushover..
It has been ordered. But he doesn't know.
We shared the work. I disassembled, he cleaned and I lubed and put them together again.
Hey isn't child labor illegal in this country. Just kidding. Great picture. Here my 2 years old adjusting his seat.
02-09-09, 07:28 PM
My girl rebuilt her first bike at the age of 5. I did the torky parts of the wrenching but she did the rest. She's proud of that bike. Wish I had some pictures from back then.
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