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Old 06-26-08, 10:26 AM   #1
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May have solved the bike storage problem!

Been keeping Ruby in the spare bedroom, but it's a bit awkward. Plus, the new GF has been making "I might want to get a bike too!" sounds lately. (We're off to an LBS today to check things out.)

Then I realized we have this "guest" bathroom (done in the latest pink and green colors that are so hot right now). We never use the tub / shower.

Took Ruby in for a fitting, and voila! Fits like a glove! Plus, a second bike would fit under the towel rack on the left hand side.

Problem solved!
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Old 06-26-08, 10:40 AM   #2
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Nice, clean solution.
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Old 06-26-08, 10:42 AM   #3
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So clean and shiny. Ruby are you contemplating going out somewhere?
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Old 06-26-08, 10:50 AM   #4
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Pink & Green are a hot color combo???
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Old 06-26-08, 10:55 AM   #5
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Maybe on a 55 Cadillac!
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Ruby can tolerate all that pink????
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Old 06-26-08, 04:21 PM   #7
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I realize it is a seldom-used space, but I predict your solution may not be ultimately fully embraced by your GF.
Keep us posted!
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Old 06-26-08, 04:31 PM   #8
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The pleasure palace ...
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Old 06-26-08, 04:45 PM   #9
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Da wife would kill me and the bike would be in the cellar or garage.........
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OK, but where are you going to keep the 2nd girlfriend?
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Old 06-26-08, 05:31 PM   #11
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Oh I thought I was bad with three in the bedroom and three in the living room. You just gave me a new idea!
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Rub-a-dub-dub 2 bikes in the tub!?
Pink and green were quite the rage back in the 50s . . . and so were girlfriends!
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Old 06-26-08, 09:49 PM   #13
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DG: You are truly one of the most amusing +50 posters. Hey, I just remembered how sad you were a few months back. Amazing the effect of a good woman...
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Rub a dub dub,
Three bikes in a tub,
And who do you think they be?
The Roubaix, The Cypress
The Peugeot Mojave.
Turn them out, knaves all three.
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Does this mean you will be greasing the chain more often...after all, showers do get things wet. ??
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I hope if you're planning on keeping your and your girlfriends bike in the shower, that you'll be sure they are practicing "safe storage"!!
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To really make a statement ... I think you should move the entire pink tub, bike and shower curtain to the living room and display it like a piece of modern art.
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When you get done riding, you both can jump into the shower together.
How did the flip it feel?
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Rub a dub dub,
Three bikes in a tub,
And who do you think they be?
The Roubaix, The Cypress
The Peugeot Mojave.
Turn them out, knaves all three.
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When you get done riding, you both can jump into the shower together.
How did the flip it feel?
So far, the flip feels fine. It's such a small adjustment (turning the inside collar around) that I don't really feel anything. I may have to spring a spacer this weekend.
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