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    Good book?

    I normally get any work done on my bike at a local shop, and it's EXTREMELY reasonable, but I'd still figure it's more economical to buy a solid book that could teach me to do the repairs myself. Any suggestions?
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    Park Tool, and they have their website to fill in any holes. That's the first choice.

    Here's a website for more:

    http://peteandedbooks.com/7.htm

    A lot of choices, actually.

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    go to the library.
    they have tons.

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    Quote Originally Posted by mude
    go to the library.
    they have tons.
    Who woulda thought?!

    I agree with East Hill.

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    Yeah, the libraries tend to get annoyed when you bring back the books covered with chain grease...and it's not that expensive to buy one for reference.

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    yea...I like "The Big Blue Book of Bicycle Repair"
    I don't like the Haynes Bicycle repair book
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    i dont like the haynes underwear.

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