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    SNARKY MEMBER CardiacKid's Avatar
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    Jul 2005
    South Austin
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    I find the best deals when I am not looking

    Last fall, I was really looking for a touring bike. However, the prices all seemed to be crazy. I couldn't find anything under $500 and anything that didn't require major repairs was going for much more. I gave up the search.
    Last week I got a call from a friend who knew someone that was trying to sell a early 90s Trek 520 and a 94 Miyata 916. When I got there I was amazed at the condition of the bikes. I knew when I saw it that it was a late 80s model, since it didn't have bar-end shifters, but the 531 main tubes were what really caught my eye. It would apear to be a 1988.

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    Bike Junkie roccobike's Avatar
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    Jun 2005
    South of Raleigh, North of New Hill, East of Harris Lake, NC
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    Specialized Tarmac, Speialized Roubaix, Giant OCR-C, Specialized Stumpjumper FSR, Stumpjumper Comp, 88 & 92Nishiki Ariel, 01 Bianchi Campione, 87 Centurion Ironman, 92 Paramount
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    Nice find. Those Treks ride great.
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