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    Build my own bike or what?

    Not finding much around here? Should i build my own bike? Looking for a road bike in the $300 range?

    I have no ideal what size i ride... Bike shops are of no help... surprised there still in business..

    What brand components should i look for on ebay?

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    you can get a nice bike for 3 bills. take some time and do some research. you can google how to figure out what size bike you should look for.

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    Figure out what size you need first, then start shopping. Components and parts you need will depend on what you pick up.

    +1 Google is your friend.

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    where do you live? I think you might find it hard to built a bike for less than $300

    what is wrong with bike shops? I mean aside from the fact that you are not going to actually buy a bike from them and only want your advice.

    look on your local CL and find a reseller (aka flipper)
    Bianchis '87 Sport SX, '90 Proto (2), '91 Boarala 'cross, '93 Project 3, '88 Trofeo, '86 Volpe, '89 Axis, '79 Mixte SOLD, '99 Mega Pro XL Ti, '97 Ti Megatube, , '90 something Vento 603,

    Others but still loved,; '80 RIGI, '80 Batavus Professional, '87 Cornelo, '86 Bertoni (sold), '09 Motobecane SS, '98 Hetchins M.O., '09 K2 Mainframe, '89 Trek 2000, '?? Jane Doe (still on the drawing board), '90ish Haro Escape

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