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Old 07-07-07, 08:55 PM   #1
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rebuild or buy new (cheap)

I have an old Hoffman Resistance sitting in my basement from before I got my drivers license. I want to get back into some street riding but this bike is in no riding condition.

Being in the number of peices its in I have no idea the condition of the crank or any of the important things...

Problems:
Handelbars are trashed from a nast fall (right is at about 45 degree angle)
Front wheel is... missing...
Brakes probably could use new pads and probably cables.
seat is trashed

Good:
Frame is banged up but still solid
chain and sprocket appears passable...
I already have it.

Obviously I want to get riding as soon as I can so it seems like I should start new.
Is it a decent enough bike to keep around or should I just junk it in the hundreds of peices it sits and look for a new/used bike on craigslist.

I feel I know the answer but shoot anyways.
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Old 07-07-07, 09:25 PM   #2
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yeah, you will have to get a new bike. or used
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